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LAPD Makes Sick Boy’s Wish Come True With Mock Pursuit, Helicopter Ride

A little boy who’s struggled with illness his entire life got to live out his dream Thursday and experience life as an LAPD officer.


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‘Make A Wish’ Lets 8-Year-Old Boy Step Into Emergency Responders’ Shoes For A Day

An 8-year-old boy battling a rare disease saw his dream come true when he flew into Los Angeles from Vermont. The Make A Wish Foundation gave Noah Cohen the opportunity to spend the day with emergency first responders.


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Santa Fe Springs Family Fights City To Keep Backyard Playground For Special Needs Daughter

A family say they feel unfairly targeted by the city of Sante Fe Springs after they were told they had to dismantle a backyard playground that means the world to their special needs child.


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Boy With Genetic Disorder Builds Lego Tribute To Children’s Hospital LA

Two things keep Dylan Prunty going—the doctors at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Legos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/03/2014

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Children Battling Life-Threatening Illnesses Treated To Special Holiday Cruise

Dozens of children battling illnesses were treated to a special cruise Monday evening to look at holiday lights.


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8-Year-Old Girl Battling Leukemia Becomes Chef For A Day

An 8-year-old girl battling leukemia was a cupcake queen for a day Friday, thanks to a Riverside bakery and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/05/2013

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What To Do With Your Double-Digit Kids

When your kid hits the double-digit age range, suddenly the old tricks don’t work anymore. Here are some great suggestions for activities that both parents and those growing children will enjoy together.

CBS Los Angeles–06/28/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: April 16

Save up your appetite because most of these events are happening at the end of the week and involve food. Delicious, delicious food.

CBS Los Angeles–04/16/2012

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Make-A-Wish Organization Flies OC Teen To Italy To Meet The Pope

A 17-year-old girl with a rare autoimmune disease had her dream come true when was granted a trip to Italy, where she met the pope.



Terminally Ill Man Marries His Bride In A Wedding Wish

On Monday night, Manuel Sosa, 44, a Temple City man battling end-stage liver disease and Hepatitis C from a childhood blood transfusion, married his bride in an intimate ceremony.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2012

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Make-A-Wish Helps Little Girl’s Dream Come True

A little girl’s dream came true Tuesday to swim with the dolphins.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2011

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Teenager Returns To Dodgers Camp Cancer-Free

Chris Ramirez stood in the hot desert sun, smiling as he surveyed the pitchers tossing in front of him.


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Sail With The Stars At ‘Halloween Stuntacular’

Looking for a little live action to celebrate Halloween? Over 50 of Hollywood’s top stuntmen and stuntwomen will be showing off their best moves at the 7th Annual Halloween Stuntacular.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2010