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  1. Paulie's Penguin Playground hopes for many donations to Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KCTV5

    It's opening night at Paulie's Penguin Playground and donations are being collected for a local Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. It started with a few inflatables, but now there are more than 150 penguins and holiday decorations.

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  2. Study: Cancer patients willing to swap drug efficacy for reduced risk of adverse eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    When choosing their preferred treatment, people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia place the highest value on medicines that deliver the longest progression-free survival, but are willing to swap some drug efficacy for a reduced risk of serious adverse events according to a study published online in Blood Advances , a Journal of the American Society of Hematology . The study also suggests that factoring out-of-pocket costs into this decision-making process may significantly influence a patient's choice of treatment.

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  3. Savannah Waterfront Association hosts Christmas on the RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    Ho, ho, ho!!! It's Christmas time on historic River Street! Join the Savannah Waterfront Association December 1st - 3rd as they get into the holiday spirit with music, lights, Santa, decorations and holiday cheer! Grab some hot chocolate and visit the regional arts & crafts exhibitors with holiday gifts and stocking stuffers to check off your list. Choral performances, dance groups and live entertainment will take place on the Rousakis Plaza Stage all weekend long.

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  4. Gilbane Building Company Raises More than $31K for Cancer ResearchRead the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Gilbane Building Company joined as a team to participate in the Light the Night Palm Beach event. The team raised an impressive $31,000 for the local chapter.

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  5. People willing to trade treatment efficacy for reduced side effects in cancer therapiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    When choosing their preferred treatment, people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia place the highest value on medicines that deliver the longest progression-free survival, but are willing to swap some drug efficacy for a reduced risk of serious adverse events according to a study published online in Blood Advances , a Journal of the American Society of Hematology . The study also suggests that factoring out-of-pocket costs into this decision-making process may significantly influence a patient's choice of treatment.

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  6. Northwestern doctor honored for cancer research, treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... patients will get to spend this holiday season with their families," Ashley Bloom, with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, said. Dr. Gordon treated Jessee for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2011 and Schubert for Hodgkins Lymphoma just a year and a half ...

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  7. UNC Lineberger professor receives The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society grant for immunotherapy researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical News

    UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher Barbara Savoldo, MD, PhD, was awarded a $600,000, three-year grant from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to support research into an immunotherapy treatment being developed with a "safety switch" to safeguard against potential side effects of the treatment. The grant will help fund clinical research into an investigational chimeric antigen receptor T-cell treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia that would include the built-in safety switch.

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  8. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Awards Grant to Savoldo for Immunotherapy ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Newswise

    UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher Barbara Savoldo, MD, PhD , was awarded a $600,000, three-year grant from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to support research into an immunotherapy treatment being developed with a "safety switch" to safeguard against potential side effects of the treatment. The grant will help fund clinical research into an investigational chimeric antigen receptor T-cell treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia that would include the built-in safety switch.

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  9. John a Boba AtilanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | The Daily Gazette

    ... giving blood and platelets to your local Red Cross, or make a financial donation to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in his honor. Survivors include his wife, Joan; his daughter, Kimberly (Mark) Morris of Dunlap; his son, Matthew (Adeena) Atilano ...

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  10. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Funds $46 Million in New Research to Find CuresRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | PR Newswire

    More than a dozen blood cancer therapies FDA approved in 2017 are a testament to LLS's impact on the cancer landscape

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  11. Hundreds pack candlelight vigil to honor popular Locust Point bartender killed outside Royal FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Baltimore Sun

    Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis and City Councilman Eric Costello spoke at a candlelight vigil Saturday night, held for slain Baltimore resident Alex Wroblewski, who was killed in a robbery earlier in the week. Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis and City Councilman Eric Costello spoke at a candlelight vigil Saturday night, held for slain Baltimore resident Alex Wroblewski, who was killed in a robbery earlier in the week.

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  12. All 3 Suspects In Locust Point Murder In CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | CBS Local

    ... Wroblewski was as genuine a person as they come. Back in April, he helped raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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  13. Native American cuisine highlighted at Share Our Food eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Music: Italian Afternoon by Twin Musicom. Meddys owner Alex Harb is raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by offering free hummus on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Denise Neil and her supposed queso expert husband Travis Heying review the ...

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  14. DC s Dancing Stars Gala nets more than $300,000 for local charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Fairfax Times

    Celebrity Dancer Paul Ashe and Fred Astaire Fairfax professional dancer Karina Vidal perform the 'Paso Doble' which won them the only perfect score of the evening, and the Judges Choice Award, during DC's Dancing Stars Gala in Tysons Corner.

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  15. Great-Day-TB 40 mins ago 9:44 a.m.The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light the NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Light the Night Walk will take place on Saturday, Nov. 18th.Registration begins at 5pm and the Walk starts at 7:15pm at the Channelside Bay Plaza in down town Tampa. For more details, go to lightthenight.org/suncoast The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night funds research to advance therapies and treatments that are saving lives every day.

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  16. Director of Habitat for Humanity of Morgan County retiring; replacement selectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Decatur Daily

    As the executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Morgan County since 2003, Mindy Thwing has seen dozens of families move into safe and affordable homes built by volunteers. After 14 years, Thwing will retire from the nonprofit faith-based organization on Dec. 15. Habitat's board of directors selected Lauren Barrett, who previously worked for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, to replace Thwing.

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  17. A sneak peek at the new Augustino Brewing CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Music: Italian Afternoon by Twin Musicom. Meddys owner Alex Harb is raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by offering free hummus on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Denise Neil and her supposed queso expert husband Travis Heying review the ...

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  18. Charges Filed In Locust Point Shooting That Claimed Life Of Beloved Local BartenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | CBS Local

    ... Wroblewski was as genuine a person as they come. Back in April, he helped raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Our media partners at The Baltimore Sun report that Wroblewski recently told co-workers, amid a recent rash of crime, that ...

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  19. Jill Ellen KarrerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | The Republic

    As a pharmacist, daughter and wife, Jill found fulfillment taking care of people. She was a loving mother to her daughter Elise, and a supportive wife to her husband, Aaron.

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  20. What you missed at the Dining with Denise dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... 6154 S. Hydraulic closed as of Oct. 1, 2017. Meddys owner Alex Harb is raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by offering free hummus on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Denise Neil and her supposed queso expert husband Travis Heying review ...

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