Kettering & Sycamore

Sycamore

Sycamore Glen Celebrates Veterans and 100 Years

Veterans at Sycamore Glen Retirement Community enjoyed a special Veterans’ Day breakfast to thank them for their years of service. William D. Neitzke, director of Safety for the 88th Air base Wing at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, was the guest speaker. Tony Masters, resident and veteran, also celebrated his 100 birthday.
Kettering

The Kettering Family Visits During the 50th

Kettering Medical Center’s namesake, Charles F. Kettering’s family visited during the Mission Conference and Heart to Heart weekend. Family members from all over the world came to Kettering, toured the network hospitals, and attended the Heart to Heart Gala and concert.
Kettering

Martina McBride Headlined This Year’s Heart to Heart

Martina McBride, winner of Country Music Association’s Female Vocalist of the Year, Academy of Country Music’s Top Female honor, and recipient of 14 Grammy Award nominations, performed for the 26th Annual Heart-to-Heart Gala at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center. Over 1,700 people including the community, employees, and the Kettering Family came out to...
Kettering

Heart-to-Heart is this Saturday

ONE NIGHT ONLY – Martina McBride, winner of Country Music Association’s Female Vocalist of the Year, Academy of Country Music’s Top Female honor, and recipient of 14 Grammy Award nominations, headlines the 26th annual Heart to Heart Gala this Saturday, November 8, 2014. Performance: 8:30 p.m.  | Schuster Center Get your tickets today! Tickets start at $50. Purchase tickets...
Kettering

Geralyn Lucas Spoke at 14th Annual Ribbon of Hope Luncheon

 Keynote speaker Geralyn Lucas spoke at the 14th annual Ribbon of Hope luncheon hosted by the Kettering Medical Center Foundation. Her book Why I Wore Lipstick: To My Mastectomy chronicles her journey as a 27 year-old breast cancer patient. Proceeds from the luncheon support the Women’s Wellness Fund that provides free screenings and prostheses to...
Be Well

Tobacco Cessation & Prevention Classes

Kettering, in partnership with Montgomery County Public Health, will provide tobacco cessation for employees, patients, and the community. This five-week program helps participants gain confidence and equips them with the tools to be successful in choosing a tobacco-free lifestyle. Each one-hour class will focus on topics ranging from “Thinking about Quitting” to “Staying Quit for...
Kettering

Kettering Baby Fair Welcomed Over 350 People

Kettering Baby Fair Featured Free Car Seat Safety Checks, Cutest K-baby Contest, Dads Derby & Runway Show The Kettering Baby Fair included practically everything needed to help expecting parents and their families prepare for the arrival of their new babies. The baby fair featured free car seat safety checks, cutest k-baby contest, dads derby, and...
Kettering

Kettering and Sycamore Receive the Gold

Kettering and Sycamore received the Gold Recognition Award from the National Hospital Organ Donation Campaign for encouraging hospital staff and community members to enroll in the state registry as organ, eye, and tissue donors. Lisa Hill, nurse manager of Sycamore’s ICU East, and Kevan Quinlan, nurse manager of Kettering’s SICU, received the awards on the...