KAREN LEÓN

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A Synopsis on Feelings of Stepmothers

Twitter Survey

Being a part of a blended family can be a blessing for some families and a living nightmare for others. The role of a stepmother can be challenging and often times incomprehensible by family, friends, and individuals in society. Although there are instances when stepmothers are fortunate to have a relationship with their stepchild(ren) in… Read More

Kendall’s JD Krew Walk To Cure Diabetes

St. Petersburg – Kendall Browning of Land O’ Lakes, Fla., and her JD Krew participate in the 2014 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Walk to Cure Diabetes on April 12, held at Fort De Soto Park to raise money to help find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). It is important for people to be aware of the impact that… Read More

Lady Seahawks Donate Proceeds And Honor Wounded Warrior Project

Land O’ Lakes – Sunlake High School’s Lady Seahawks and Zephyrhills High School Bulldogs’ softball teams host the Wounded Warrior Project Event on Thursday, April 10, 2014. “With the mission to honor and empower” disabled veterans the Wounded Warrior Project provides services and programs that facilitate the hardships of injured veterans. U.S. Army Veteran Luke Murphy said, “more… Read More

Teenager with Type 1 Diabetes Advocates for the JDRF

Teenager with Type 1 Diabetes Advocates for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Type 1Diabetes controls the lives of over three million Americans. It is a disease that if not monitored carefully can permanently damage vital organs. This disease is extremely difficult for adolescents due to bodily changes they endure during puberty. Kendall Browning, a 13-year-old… Read More

School Counselor’s Perspective on Bullying

Helen Browning, of Land O’ Lakes, Fla., has made a made difference in the lives of students she has come in contact with throughout her 25 year career as a guidance counselor. Although Browning has dealt with bullying issues throughout her career, she feels it is more prevalent than ever before in her recollection. Browning… Read More