Juvenile Diabetes

Little North Pole Christmas celebration
Little North Pole Christmas celebration
South Maggie Hayes 12/11/2013 at 3:12PM

The North Pole came to Neponsit Beach for a night and the community celebrated Christmas in style. Lights showered Joe Mure’s Neponsit Avenue home where he hosted his annual “Little North Pole” event to benefit juvenile diabetes on Saturday. A Christmas display surrounded the house and close to 5,000 people came to see the show, [...]

$75,000 raised at Juvenile Diabetes walk in Howard Beach
$75,000 raised at Juvenile Diabetes walk in Howard Beach
News Terence M. Cullen 6/05/2012 at 5:22PM

It might have taken the Mets 50 years for a no-hitter, but the people of Howard Beach worked and walked to strike out Juvenile Diabetes this past weekend. Hundreds gathered to raise money and awareness and show support for those with Juvenile Diabetes at the Fourth Annual South Queens Juvenile Diabetes Walk-A-Thon to Cure Diabetes, [...]

JDRF Walk set for June 2
News Terence M. Cullen 5/31/2012 at 5:52PM

Lace up those sneakers. The Fourth Annual South Queens Juvenile Diabetes Walk-A-Thon to Cure Diabetes in Howard Beach will take place this Saturday, June 2 at 10:30 a.m. – starting at the Ave Maria Catholic Academy. Participants can begin to register at 9 a.m. The goal of the walk is to raise money for the [...]