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Kiski Area High School Jams The Gym For Cause Close To Community’s Heart

Ellen Toy was not about to miss this. Even after receiving chemotherapy treatment for hours that morning. Even after having to carry a portable chemo unit. Nothing was going to keep her away, from Jamming the Gym.

09/05/2013

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Personalized Treatment For Ovarian Cancer Has Positive Results

The usual way doctors choose cancer drugs is based on what works on the majority of people. But, the majority isn’t everybody, but that approach may be changing.

09/05/2013

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Beaver County Residents Concerned Over Well Water Contamination

More than a hundred concerned citizens packed the Hookstown fire hall in Beaver County to hear plans by First Energy to close a coal waste disposal site.

08/15/2013

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Make-A-Wish Helps Local Boy Become Cowboy For A Day

Family and friends cheer as 7-year-old Noah Keith steps from a limousine.

08/06/2013

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Miles 2 Give Raising Money For Sarcoma Research

Forget the 5K or even a marathon, three men are running thousands of miles, all across the country. Today, the team Miles 2 Give made a stop here in the Pittsburgh area.

07/05/2013

Sarcoma Research Information

Forget the 5K or even a marathon, three men are running thousands of miles, all across the country.

07/05/2013

Donate To Childhood Cancer At Toys ‘R’ Us

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and Toys ‘R’ Us are teaming up to raise money for childhood cancer. You can help by visiting Toys ‘R’ Us Saturday, June 22. To find out more about the event, […]

06/21/2013

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Boy With Brain Cancer Checks Off Bucket List

For 7-year-old Connor Michalek, the baseball field is where he escapes.

06/17/2013

Connor’s Crusade Fund

Connor Michalek, 7, is battling terminal cancer.

06/17/2013

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Man Up Run Raises Prostate Cancer Awareness

It’s an effort to get guys to try and prevent a disease that kills about 30,000 men a year.

06/16/2013

Rock Out To Raise Money For Prostate Cancer

Help raise money for prostate cancer by going to Altar Bar.

06/16/2013

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Sentinel Node Surgery Is Safe And Effective

Last summer, Sharon Herring-Turner had cancer removed from her breast, along with 25 lymph nodes under her arm.

06/03/2013

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New Study Focuses On Fighting Cancer With Love

Love conquers cancer. That’s the crux of a new study which finds family and friends can help breast cancer patients physically feel better, especially when it comes to pain.

05/31/2013

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Local Woman’s Photo With Tim McGraw Goes Viral

The voice of country music star Tim McGraw emanates from a radio on the desk of Burns White paralegal, Shirlene Borsos.

05/22/2013

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Thousands Participate In Annual ‘Race For The Cure’

They walked arm-in-arm, hugging, crying and giving praise Sunday morning. Several thousand breast cancer survivors celebrated life during this year’s Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure.

05/12/2013

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