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Residents “Flood” Our Lady of Hope to help save 6-year-old
Residents “Flood” Our Lady of Hope to help save 6-year-old
News Alexa Altman 2/21/2012 at 1:03PM

The little boy, beaming on the back of the fire engine in his father’s oversized uniform, stole the heart of an entire community. Over 1,900 people registered to become bone marrow donors at a drive on Saturday, February 18 at Our Lady of Hope Catholic School in Middle Village – an effort stemming from six-year-old [...]

Help Save Colin
Help Save Colin
News Alexa Altman 2/07/2012 at 1:38PM

While most families celebrated Christmas by exchanging gifts, Kevin and Jennifer Flood spent their holiday surrounded by doctors and discovering that their six-year-old son Colin has Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL). Colin, described as an athletic and outgoing kid, experienced fevers, night sweats, aches and pains — symptoms his parents assumed were signs of the seasonal [...]

Help give the gift of life
Help give the gift of life
News Melissa Chan 12/07/2011 at 11:38AM

Carly Rose Nieves will be turning 16 in January, but in lieu of a lavish Super Sweet 16 party most girls her age plan for years, she is putting all her efforts into saving lives. The Middle Village teen has been battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) — a cancer of the white blood cells that [...]