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The 13th annual 5K run to benefit childhood cancer research, Lindsay's Legacy, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11 in Clinton Park in Tonawanda. The run is named for Lindsay MacIver, a Tonawanda High School graduate who lost her 2 1/2 year battle with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare soft tissue cancer, in 2004 at age 21. The event has raised more than $175,00…

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Ravinder K. Bansal is a man on a mission. The Clarence man is about to fly a single-engine plane solo around the world to raise $750,000 for a hospital in his hometown in Ambala, India. The goal of the 19,878-mile trip - scheduled to begin July 4 from Buffalo Niagara International Airport - is to purchase an MRI machine for the hospital. Bansal decided to try to h…

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For hundreds of young women in Western New York, the Gowns for Prom program is all about the dress. Each year, Colvin Cleaners collects thousands of donated dresses and displays and distributes them free to high school girls April 4-6 on the stage at Shea's Performing Arts Center. The dresses chosen by the girls are professionally altered, dry cleaned and delivered …

A dressy holiday party, presented by Friends of Carly, that raises money for Carly’s Club at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Guests brought gifts to Soho Burger Bar that are given to children with cancer.

A dressy holiday party, presented by Friends of Carly, that raises money for Carly’s Club at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Guests brought gifts to Soho Burger Bar that are given to children with cancer.

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Gala and celebrity dance competition at the Statler City Golden Ballroom Buffalo was a benefit for Suneel's Light Research Foundation, a charity that raises money for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy research and was inspired by 17-year-old Suneel Ram. WKBW's Ed Drantch was the winner of the 2015 Suneel's Celebrity Gala dance competition.