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My EastText
'Fill the Boot Campaign' kicks off to benefit muscle diseaseMembers of the Tyler Fire Department, are working with the Muscular Dystrophy A
'Fill the Boot Campaign' kicks off to benefit muscle disease
My EastText / Posted 9 hours ago
Members of the Tyler Fire Department, are working with the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The will work across the Tyler area with boots in hand for the fire fighters' annual Fill the Boot fundraising campaign to help kids and adults from the harm... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Middletown police looking for burglar who stole cigarettes and charitable donations from KarnsBesides the cigarettes, the man stole two containers from the check out counter
Middletown police looking for burglar who stole cigarettes and charitable donations from Karns
The Press and Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
Besides the cigarettes, the man stole two containers from the check out counters that held donations to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association. There was money in both containers, but the total amount is not known, Chief John Bey told... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarp.m. May 14, Basin Spring Park. White Street Walk, 4-10 p.m. May 20. eurekaspri
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
p.m. May 14, Basin Spring Park. White Street Walk, 4-10 p.m. May 20. eurekaspringsfestivalofthearts.com or (479) 253-7333. MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION FIELD DAY 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, University of Arkansas Gardens, 1 University of Arkansas at... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
April 28, 2016MDA receives $2,000 from grant administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank FLINT —
April 28, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted yesterday
MDA receives $2,000 from grant administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for... Read more
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The Davison Index
April 28, 2016MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan
April 28, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for its 2016 MDA Summer... Read more
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The Burton View
April 28, 2016MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan
April 28, 2016
The Burton View / Posted yesterday
MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for its 2016 MDA Summer... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
April 28, 2016MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan
April 28, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted yesterday
MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for its 2016 MDA Summer... Read more
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Flint Township View
April 28, 2016MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan
April 28, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for its 2016 MDA Summer... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Coffey running Illinois Marathon for late mothershe’ll wear on race day honoring her mom and the friends that will run by her s
Coffey running Illinois Marathon for late mother
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
she’ll wear on race day honoring her mom and the friends that will run by her side. Coffey is also raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (www2.mda.org/goto/KatieCoffey) with her run. “I believe in (the association) 100 percent,”... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Love him or hate him, Jerry Lewis is coming to Staten Islandto win a Nobel Peace Prize for his concurrent humanitarian work with "Jerry's K
Love him or hate him, Jerry Lewis is coming to Staten Island
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
to win a Nobel Peace Prize for his concurrent humanitarian work with "Jerry's Kid's," a long-running telethon for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Lewis' humor isn't for everyone though. A recent VICE review of the act he's bringing to the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Beacon Hill Roll CallFIREFIGHTERS AND THE MDA(H 2277): Allows Bay State firefighters to wear their u
Beacon Hill Roll Call
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
FIREFIGHTERS AND THE MDA(H 2277): Allows Bay State firefighters to wear their uniforms while soliciting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The International Association of Fire Fighters raises millions of dollars annually for the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
International Paper awards $55K in grantswas awarded $2,000 to purchase materials and supplies for the N.C. Waccamaw Wat
International Paper awards $55K in grants
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
was awarded $2,000 to purchase materials and supplies for the N.C. Waccamaw Watershed Voluntary Monitoring Program. Muscular Dystrophy Association received $1,600 for adaptive sports equipment and other summer camp materials and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Rock City Presents Muscular Dystrophy Association With Shamrock Donation Shown, from left to right are SRC Special Events Assistant Kyle Conkle, MDA E
Rock City Presents Muscular Dystrophy Association With Shamrock Donation
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
Shown, from left to right are SRC Special Events Assistant Kyle Conkle, MDA Executive Director Ashley Davis, SRC Manager of Creative & Marketing Operations Kristen Behm, SRC... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Firefighters Kick Off MDA "Fill The Boot" FundraiserChattanooga firefighters kicked off their Fill the Boot fundraising campaign fo
Firefighters Kick Off MDA "Fill The Boot" Fundraiser
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Chattanooga firefighters kicked off their Fill the Boot fundraising campaign for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Thursday morning at Station 1 on E. Main Street. The first donations were made by City Councilman Chip Henderson, Fire Chief... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Firefighters Kick Off MDA Fundraiser On ThursdayChattanooga firefighters will kick-off a big "Fill the Boot" fundraiser for the
Chattanooga Firefighters Kick Off MDA Fundraiser On Thursday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Chattanooga firefighters will kick-off a big "Fill the Boot" fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) on Thursday, at 9:30 a.m., at Station 1 at 218 E. Main Street. An MDA ambassador will wave a flag to start four fire companies out to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Highway renamed for Rodeman: 'It's about never forgetting'was struck by a hit-and-run driver on South Cedar Street, near Jolly Road, on S
Highway renamed for Rodeman: 'It's about never forgetting'
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
was struck by a hit-and-run driver on South Cedar Street, near Jolly Road, on Sept. 9 while collecting money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, police say. His widow, Kate Rodeman, and their infant son, Blake, stood with Snyder and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarto reduce risk of injury around the home. Must be 60 or older. sparksvanburen.c
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
to reduce risk of injury around the home. Must be 60 or older. sparksvanburen.com or (479) 709-3627 or (479) 471-4545. MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION FIELD DAY 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 30, University of Arkansas Gardens, 1 University of Arkansas,... Read more
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Juneau Empire
City manager, volunteers 'locked up' for fundraiserin Juneau are being “locked up” on April 21 at The Hangar on the Wharf while th
City manager, volunteers 'locked up' for fundraiser
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
in Juneau are being “locked up” on April 21 at The Hangar on the Wharf while they raise money for “bail” to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Alaska. Funds raised will help kids and adults with muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Karns customers, staff raise $30,000 for MDAstores, including the one in Middletown, raised a total of $30,673 during a St.
Karns customers, staff raise $30,000 for MDA
The Press and Journal / Posted 8 days ago
stores, including the one in Middletown, raised a total of $30,673 during a St. Patrick’s Day themed fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Customers and employees donated $1 or more at the grocery store chain’s checkout... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Firefighters will tend bar; tips go to MDA2301 members will tend bar from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at The Factory, 103 W. Third
Firefighters will tend bar; tips go to MDA
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
2301 members will tend bar from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at The Factory, 103 W. Third St., with their tips to be donated to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. There also will be a 50-50 raffle, and a raffle of four tickets to the Chicago Cubs versus... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Reporter Letters to the Editorspent six hours building a house in Orient; collected 625 items for our food pa
Shelter Island Reporter Letters to the Editor
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
spent six hours building a house in Orient; collected 625 items for our food pantry; made $374 in Shamrock sales for the Muscular Dystrophy Association; and, most recently, collected $1,157 for the American Cancer Society due to the extremely... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ALS saps body, not spiritsocial worker, MDA representative and equipment vendor. The clinic -- sponsore
ALS saps body, not spirit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
social worker, MDA representative and equipment vendor. The clinic -- sponsored by a quarterly grant from the Arkansas Muscular Dystrophy Association -- is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Monday and caters to about eight ALS patients each... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
0O5P5S6STim Zieger and Natalie Treat play the Beatles song "Let It Be" for students at
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The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Tim Zieger and Natalie Treat play the Beatles song "Let It Be" for students at Aboington Christian Academy for the school's Muscular Dystrophy Association Hippie-Hop-A-Thon at the school Friday. The 1960s themed program featured music, costumes and... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
CITGO Marks 18 Years as Presenting Sponsor of the Special Olympics of South Texas Spring GamesRefinery and its employees have also given their time and support to many other
CITGO Marks 18 Years as Presenting Sponsor of the Special Olympics of South Texas Spring Games
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 13 days ago
Refinery and its employees have also given their time and support to many other community organizations, including the Muscular Dystrophy Association, United Way and Charlie’s Place. Corpus Christi’s CITGO Miracle League Field empowers children... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
‘I have to go on!’: Wife runs Boston Marathon in battle against husband’s rare diseaseidea of Taylor securing one of only four spots to run with Team Momentum, the f
‘I have to go on!’: Wife runs Boston Marathon in battle against husband’s rare disease
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
idea of Taylor securing one of only four spots to run with Team Momentum, the fund-raising, race-running division of the Muscular Dystrophy Association, is, he says “an honor.” “She honored me by marrying me in the first place.” He pauses 10... Read more
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First Coast News
Jacksonville family gives back to MDAFla.—During their most difficult times, when families are faced with mounting b
Jacksonville family gives back to MDA
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
Fla.—During their most difficult times, when families are faced with mounting bills and unanswered questions, the Muscular Dystrophy Association steps in. They provide care centers, research and support. The Cox family knows first-hand... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings$15 children 13 and younger, in advance; $30 for all at the door. floridastride
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
$15 children 13 and younger, in advance; $30 for all at the door. floridastriders.com. Muscle Walk to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 8:30 a.m., The Jacksonville Landing. (904) 353-1188 or... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 'Most Influential' Hollywood ConservativesHe also performed at the 2004 Republican Convention. 35. Jerry Lewis — The "Nu
Newsmax's 50 'Most Influential' Hollywood Conservatives
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
He also performed at the 2004 Republican Convention. 35. Jerry Lewis — The "Nutty Professor" and longtime host of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Labor Day Telethon has blasted Obama for his failures in combating ISIS and has praised both... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings$15 children 13 and younger, in advance; $30 for all at the door. floridastride
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
$15 children 13 and younger, in advance; $30 for all at the door. floridastriders.com. Muscle Walk to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 8:30 a.m., The Jacksonville Landing. (904) 353-1188 or... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefthe Fraternal Order of Police Foundation’s biggest fundraiser, raising more tha
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in brief
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
the Fraternal Order of Police Foundation’s biggest fundraiser, raising more than $1.5 million for the FOP Foundation and Muscular Dystrophy Association during its run. The event includes a street party that starts at 3:30 p.m. Saturday on A.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
18th annual Guns n' Hoses hits the ring Saturday night at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arenathe Fraternal Order of Police Foundation’s biggest fundraiser, raising more tha
18th annual Guns n' Hoses hits the ring Saturday night at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
the Fraternal Order of Police Foundation’s biggest fundraiser, raising more than $1.5 million for the FOP Foundation and Muscular Dystrophy Association during its run. The event includes a street party that starts at 3:30 p.m. Saturday on A.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for April 10, 2016and commerce. Registration is required by April 21.Fundraisers The Wyndham Gar
Moving Up for April 10, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
and commerce. Registration is required by April 21.Fundraisers The Wyndham Garden Hotel hosted a Lock-Up Event for the Muscular Dystrophy Association on March 24. Residents were encouraged to “turn in” their friends and associates for having... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Lowe’s sells shamrocksA Neosho business has raised more than $8,400 for the Muscular Dystrophy Associ
Lowe’s sells shamrocks
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
A Neosho business has raised more than $8,400 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).For six weeks from Feb. 16 through March 31, Lowe’s sold shamrocks for $1 to $100.“We sold larger shamrocks for $100, so instead of the $1 or $5, we did a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
North AL Kroger stores raise over $29K for MDAKroger raised over $29,000 in their eight North Alabama stores to support the M
North AL Kroger stores raise over $29K for MDA
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 21 days ago
Kroger raised over $29,000 in their eight North Alabama stores to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association. During the campaign, customers and associates purchased a shamrock shaped pin-up for a donation of $1 or $5. “We are so pleased to be able... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend council sells Juniper Water system, holds fire on Troy Fieldlaw, for example, City Attorney Mary Winters noted the issue of what such a law
Bend council sells Juniper Water system, holds fire on Troy Field
KTVZ Bend / Posted 21 days ago
law, for example, City Attorney Mary Winters noted the issue of what such a law means for firefighters who collect Muscular Dystrophy Association donations with their “fill the boot” street-corner campaigns. Boddie made his views clear... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Firefighters seek help 'filling the boot'will be collecting donations as part of their annual Fill the Boot campaign Apr
Firefighters seek help 'filling the boot'
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 22 days ago
will be collecting donations as part of their annual Fill the Boot campaign April 29, May 6 and May 13 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.Crews will be out at several locations in the city from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., from 11:30... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Part of Business I-96 to be named for fallen firefighterhe said. Rodeman was struck by a car on South Cedar Street, near Jolly Road, o
Part of Business I-96 to be named for fallen firefighter
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
he said. Rodeman was struck by a car on South Cedar Street, near Jolly Road, on Sept. 9 while collecting money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The alleged driver faces several felony charges, including murder, in connection with the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Judy Bailey Marks NZ Success with Ship Launchprograms including Judy Bailey’s Australia. A long-time advocate for children,
Judy Bailey Marks NZ Success with Ship Launch
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
programs including Judy Bailey’s Australia. A long-time advocate for children, she holds roles with charities including the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the Brainwave Trust and the National Collective of Women’s Refuges. Ms Bailey was made an... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Lake Sakakawea Officially Ice-Freefor this year. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across Nort
Lake Sakakawea Officially Ice-Free
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 22 days ago
for this year. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and into Minnesota for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and into Minnesota... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Sports 4-5for this year. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across Nort
Sports 4-5
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 23 days ago
for this year. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and into Minnesota for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and into Minnesota... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Money for MDAAbout 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and int
Money for MDA
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 23 days ago
About 125-thousand dollars was raised by businesses across North Dakota and into Minnesota for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. How? Through Shamrocks. And Marketplace Foods was responsible for more than 10-thousand of that donation. Throughout... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Foundation honors slain Palm Harbor girlby raising money for causes near to her heart, like the Pinellas Education Foun
Foundation honors slain Palm Harbor girl
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 26 days ago
by raising money for causes near to her heart, like the Pinellas Education Foundation, Make-a-Wish, Girl Scouts and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Saturday, Elisa’s Greatest Wishes held a fundraising 5k and Fun Run with the help of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Honk: Collecting donations on streets can be illegalfirefighters into the streets to hold out boots so motorists can open their win
Honk: Collecting donations on streets can be illegal
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
firefighters into the streets to hold out boots so motorists can open their windows and drop in a few bucks to help out the Muscular Dystrophy Association. But in Anaheim, the Fire Department now just passes boots around at an Angels game in August... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Firefighters gear up to fill boots for MDAfirefighters will collecting donations for their annual Fill the Boot campaign
Firefighters gear up to fill boots for MDA
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 28 days ago
firefighters will collecting donations for their annual Fill the Boot campaign April 27-29. The fundraiser supports the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Local firefighters have raised more than a half-million dollars for local families suffering... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
After tragedy, firefighter's widow relishes role as mom35. Police say he was intentionally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sept. 9 w
After tragedy, firefighter's widow relishes role as mom
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
35. Police say he was intentionally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sept. 9 while he was collecting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Blake was born March 22, two weeks early. Labor was induced after Kate's blood pressure... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
After tragedy, Kate Rodeman relishes new role as mom35. Police say he was intentionally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sept. 9 w
After tragedy, Kate Rodeman relishes new role as mom
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 29 days ago
35. Police say he was intentionally struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sept. 9 while he was collecting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Blake was born March 22, two weeks early. Labor was induced after Kate's blood pressure... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Children hop to raise money for MDAParkside Children's Learning Center in Bangor hopped for a cause Monday morning
Children hop to raise money for MDA
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted a month ago
Parkside Children's Learning Center in Bangor hopped for a cause Monday morning. The Hop-a-thon fundraiser benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Throughout the month of March, children and their families have been raising money for... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Children hop to raise money for MDAParkside Children's Learning Center in Bangor hopped for a cause Monday morning
Children hop to raise money for MDA
WLBZ Bangor / Posted a month ago
Parkside Children's Learning Center in Bangor hopped for a cause Monday morning. The Hop-a-thon fundraiser benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Throughout the month of March, children and their families have been raising money for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Schools March 28courses and also is a member of the Students Against Destructive Decisions whil
Around the Schools March 28
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
courses and also is a member of the Students Against Destructive Decisions while also serving as a counselor at the Muscular Dystrophy Association camp. Tomasetti plans to attend Duquesne University, enroll in the Navy ROTC program and... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for March 28will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 1, 2016, at the Allnutt Macy Chapel. Me
Tributes for March 28
Greeley Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 1, 2016, at the Allnutt Macy Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 702 13th St., Greeley, Colo. 80631. Friends may view the... Read more
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