July 8, 2015

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‘Warrior’ mom fights cancer battle moment by moment

Jennifer Bassett holds her son Frankie, 8 mos., at their Middleberg Heights home on Friday afternoon, May 8.  Bassett, originally from LaGrange, is currently battling breast cancer that spread to her liver. KRISTIN BAUER/CHRONICLE

The videos and pictures are what you might find on the Facebook pages of most new mothers. There are pictures of a toothless little guy, grinning wide. There is a video of the chubby-cheeked baby, cooing and giggling. And then there’s the video of Jenny Bassett coaching her nearly 8-month-old son as he tries to Read More…

Landscapers in pink donating $5 to Susan G. Komen Foundation for Facebook photos

Pink lawncare

GRAFTON — Landscapers cutting grass in pink T-shirts is not the norm, but for this month — breast cancer awareness month — field workers with Southwest Landscape Management will don the color synonymous with the woman’s disease. If you see them, you should take a picture. No, seriously. Greg Taylor, the company’s operations manager, said Read More…