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Make A Wish

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Local Children Spend The Day At Penguins Practice

Little Rocco Mastramico was one of 30 children who, along with their families, attended Penguins practice Tuesday morning, through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

01/14/2014

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Batkid’s Influence Reaches Beyond Gotham, Sparks Nonprofit Interest Locally

The tale of a 5-year-old Leukemia survivor who dreamed of being Batman sparked a social media firestorm Friday.

11/18/2013

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Steelers QB Makes Boy’s Dream Come True, Donates $30K To Make-A-Wish

Big Ben surprised one of his biggest fans with a donation to a charity close to his heart.

11/01/2013

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A Game To Remember For One Pirates Fan

Some 40,000 fans packed PNC Park to watch the Pittsburgh Pirates defeat the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night.

93-7 The Fan–10/02/2013

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Pet Labradoodle Makes Boy’s Dreams Come True

Three-year-old Cooper Meadows is getting his wish today.

08/20/2013

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“Disney On Ice” Grants Wishes To Little Princesses

Disney on Ice, which continues through Sunday at CONSOL Energy Center, is a fantasy world where wishes sometimes come true. That’s especially true for little girls with dreams of royalty.

03/01/2013

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WWE Star Makes Local Boy’s Dream Come True

A social media effort to help a local boy fighting cancer meet his favorite WWE superstar came true Tuesday night. Not only did he attend the WWE Raw event at CONSOL Energy Center, he got up close and personal with Daniel Bryan.

12/18/2012

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Make A Wish Brings Hawaii To Cranberry Girl’s Backyard

A local girl’s wish was to see Hawaii. She’s not well enough to make the trip, so the Make A Wish Foundation brought Hawaii to her.

06/27/2012

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Special Children Invited To Penguins Practice

The Pittsburgh Penguins hope 2012 brings good tidings. That hope goes double for special fans who come to watch them practice at CONSOL Energy Center.

01/03/2012

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Local Make-A-Wish Mistakenly Gets Cards Intended For Boy

You can imagine the surprise when dozens of Christmas cards started arriving at the local Make-a-Wish Foundation — including some hand-made cards made by second graders at the Donaldson School in Oakdale — all addressed to some little boy named Max who nobody here as ever heard of.

12/19/2011

Mailing Address For “Mighty” Max Low

If you would like to send a card to “Mighty” Max Low, use the following address.

12/19/2011

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Macy’s Offers Sneak Peek At Holiday Window Display

It is one of the staples of the holiday season for Downtown Pittsburgh and something Macy’s has been doing for years. Ahead of the big unveiling, the department store today previewed its new 2011 window display entitled “The Wish Factory.”

11/16/2011