Lou Gehrig’s Disease
Comedian Robin Williams’ death is at the top of the list of Google searches for 2014.
Robin Williams’ suicide seared into the world’s collective mindset more than anything else this year, based on what people were searching for on Google.
Luis Brande loves baseball, adores teaching, kayaking, fishing, eating and the outdoors. But now Brande, a 60-year-old father of four, husband, brother and son, can no longer do any of those things as ALS has robbed him of all his pleasures.
The ice bucket challenge’s phenomenal success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors.
The ice bucket challenge sweeping the nation also continues to sweep through the CBS4 Newsroom.
The Ice Bucket Challenge is still hot, hot, hot as University of Miami President Donna Shalala took the plunge for a good cause.
Rick wasn’t that “into it” (so he said) and went right for the donation, but his children made sure he “paid up” by getting cold and wet. Then, he made sure his little ones got to feel the icy cold water too!
The ice bucket challenge has been issued for yet another CBS4 personality.
Every 90 minutes someone is diagnosed with A-L-S, and every 90 minutes, someone loses their battle to this debilitating disease. There is no cure for A-L-S, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, The A-L-S Association is the only nonprofit fighting Lou Gehrig’s Disease on every front. The annual walk to defeat ALS is coming back to South Florida on March first. We focus on how you can get involved in the walk and why you should get involved in this fight against ALS.
There are teachers then there is Mr. Rose. “He is so special he’s one of the most amazing men I ever meet ever,” said Victoria Roland, a choir student at Coral Reef Senior High School.