KNX Hero of the Week

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Irvine doctor Amir Yazdan found 11-year-old Tyler Winge (above) unconscious when he began to administer CPR. (courtesy Marjie Britz)

‘A Miracle': OC Doctor Revives Boy, 11

It was New Year’s Eve, and Irvine doctor Amir Yazdan had just bought a new Porsche back east.

01/09/2013

Elaine Pease (bottom center) poses with city volunteers with the Angel Tree Bikes program at Burbank City Hall. (courtesy City of Burbank)

‘Bike Angel’ Turns Old Bikes Into Christmas Cheer For Burbank Kids

“Bike Angel” Elaine Pease is behind an effort to turning old bikes into a holiday blessing.

12/19/2012

"The Singing Nurse" Jared Axen uses the gift of song to comfort his patients. (CBS)

Singing Nurse Leads Santa Clarita Patients To ‘Smile’

For Jared Axen, who’s known by his patients as “The Singing Nurse”, carrying a tune is almost as important as caring for his patients.

12/01/2012

Officer Omar Munoz of the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control. (courtesy Downey Animal Care Center)

Animal Control Officer Takes Bite From 80-Pound Pit Bull To Protect Kids

One county animal control officer knows what it means to take a bite for the community.

11/21/2012

(CBS)

Air Force Vet Praises 24-Year-Old For ‘Integrity’ After Losing ID

A Marina del Rey woman springs into action when an Army Air Force veteran loses her wallet.

11/14/2012

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