Maria Sharapova Talks Fame, Social Media, Naomi Osaka, Dior and More – WWD

Fresh from an extended European summer holiday, Maria Sharapova is looking at the world with a sharpened vision and a focus on entrepreneurship. As her 4.1 million Instagram followers can attest, the former tennis pro whiled away much of the summer touring castles in Scotland, catching the Venice Film Festival, indulging in tapas in Menorca… Continue reading Maria Sharapova Talks Fame, Social Media, Naomi Osaka, Dior and More – WWD

Social media threat at high school in Santa Maria was a hoax, school district says

Santa Maria Joint Union High School District officials say a rumor about a social media threat at Pioneer Valley High School turned out to be a hoax, the second in as many weeks. Last week, school officials contacted the Santa Maria Police Department after learning that a couple of students in a class were viewing… Continue reading Social media threat at high school in Santa Maria was a hoax, school district says

Maria Andrejczyk auctions Olympic silver medal for boy’s heart surgery

Polish javelin thrower Maria Andrejczyk auctioned off her silver medal from the Tokyo Olympics for $125,000 with the goal of using the funds to help an infant receive a life-saving heart surgery. Andrejczyk explained Wednesday in a Facebook post that she discovered a fundraiser for 8-month-old Miłoszek Małysa. The boy had a serious heart defect and was in need of… Continue reading Maria Andrejczyk auctions Olympic silver medal for boy’s heart surgery