Frates Family Applauds FDA For Approving New ALS DrugWhile it is not a cure, it could help put the brakes on this fatal illness.
'The Ice Bucket Challenge Wasn't Frivolous,' Pete Frates Tells New York TimesPete Frates is defending the integrity of the Ice Bucket Challenge after a story in The New York Times seemed to trivialize it.
Pete Frates Backs Seth Moulton's Effort In Congress To Help ALS PatientsThe Massachusetts man who inspired the Ice Bucket Challenge that has raised more than $200 million for ALS research is backing an effort in Congress to help others with the disease.
Lynn Man Hopes 'Pie Face Challenge' Raises Awareness For GastroparesisA young man from Lynn is hoping Tom Brady will push the Pie Face Challenge to the next level.
Smithsonian Museum Exhibit Pays Tribute To Ice Bucket ChallengeAn exhibit currently on display at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History pays tribute to the viral fundraising campaign made famous by Beverly native Pete Frates.
Pete Frates Receives NCAA Inspiration Award At His Beverly HomeDue to the progression of his ALS, former Boston College baseball captain Pete Frates isn't able to make it to Nashville in January to accept the award--so the award came to him.
Pete Frates Receives Ron Burton Community Service AwardHe's the king of the Ice Bucket Challenge to fight ALS. And today Pete Frates received an award that's dear to everyone at WBZ-TV.
Book About Pete Frates, Ice Bucket Challenge To Hit Shelves Next YearThe story of Pete Frates and how he inspired the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge will soon be the subject of a book.
Man Putting Unique Twist On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge In All 50 StatesA Pennsylvania man is traveling to all 50 states and putting a unique twist on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Frates Family 'Grateful' For Donations That Led To ALS Gene DiscoveryThe family of Ice Bucket Challenge inspiration Pete Frates said they are thrilled about the awareness and money raised by the viral marketing campaign.
Ice Bucket Challenge Donations Helped Fund New ALS Gene DiscoveryAn international team of scientists funded by Ice Bucket Challenge donations--including a professor from UMass Medical School in Worcester--has isolated a gene variation present in many ALS patients.
Boston College To Retire Pete Frates' Jersey At Weekend CeremonyFrates, a former Boston College baseball player, has helped raise millions of dollars for ALS research.
Woburn Company Donates Solar Panels To Frates FamilyA Woburn company donated $60,000 in solar panels to the Frates family.
Endicott College Names Dorm In Honor Of Pete FratesEndicott College broke ground this week on a new residence hall that will be named after the man who inspired the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge--and offered a full scholarship to his baby daughter.
RI Governor Accepts Charlie Baker's Ice Bucket ChallengeRhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has accepted the ice bucket challenge she got last month from Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker to raise money to help find a cure for ALS.