Five Things for June 28
Here are some things worth knowing today.
- The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the WREC Center on July 3, 1:30-6:30 p.m. Log in here to make an appointment to donate.
- Don't forget to make your nominations for the various categories in our Readers' Choice contest.
- Abington Health and Holy Redeemer Health System announced a letter of intent to form a new regional health system. Abington Memorial, Holy Redeemer and Lansdale hospitals will continue to serve their respective communities and each will continue to have its own staff.
- Ghanaian authorities detained an American couple on suspicion of trying to adopt four children illegally in the African nation, U.S. officials told CNN. Sol and Christine Moghadam from Irvine, California, traveled to Ghana with their two biological children to adopt four siblings there. They adopted the children on June 14, but officials in the nation questioned the legality of their adoption, leading to their detention over the weekend.
- On this day, June 28, 1997, Mike Tyson is disqualified in the 3rd round of a boxing match for biting a piece off Evander Holyfield's ear.