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Jacob Blais was two weeks into his freshman year at Salem State University last September when he started to feel the worst he had in his life. To his family’s shock, doctors at Mass General Hospital diagnosed Blais with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). In the...read more
SMITHFIELD – Noah Antunes’ smile never left his face as he arrived at the Smithfield Police Station in a cruiser with flashing lights and sirens to receive a $5,000 check from Cops for Kids with Cancer last Saturday. His parents, Amy and David Antunes, followed...read more
MARSHFIELD — To be honest, Police Chief Phil Tavares isn’t a fan of his officers’ facial hair. He says he thinks it’s a little sloppy, and that he always wants his department putting their best foot — or face — forward. But, like a half dozen other local police...read more
ROCHESTER — Julie Plaisted recalls the worst night of her life like it was yesterday. Sitting in a hospital room, Plaisted and her family were trying to get some sleep after a long day when her 3-year-old daughter, Skye, started convulsing in her arms. Nurses and...read more
Andover High School freshman Kevin Kang, 15, and his family met with police as part of Cops With Kids For Cancer.
Chief Patrick Keefe and nearly two dozen members of the Andover Police Department welcomed an Andover teenager and his family to the police station yesterday, where they were presented with a donation to help in the teen's fight against cancer. On Wednesday, Aug. 21,...read more
Cops for Kids with Cancer gives donation to couple whose 1-year-old daughter was born with a rare form of a childhood cancer.
TAUNTON — The Taunton Police Department has once again partnered with the nonprofit Cops for Kids with Cancer to provide a donation to a local couple whose 1-year-old daughter was born with a rare form of a childhood cancer. Taunton residents Alicia and Eliseo Ramus...read more
GLOUCESTER — You can meet horses, divers, and possibly helicopters this Saturday when local first responders get together for Cops for Kids with Cancer. Local and state police, the U.S. Coast Guard, Boston MedFlight, and the American Red Cross will be just some of the...read more
"All of us at CFKWC would like to Congratulate Danny Sheehan, he will be sworn in TODAY as a Marshfield Police Officer at the Marshfield Police Department, 3:30 pm. Anyone who has met him knows, that his personality is electrifying and his laughter is contagious."...read more
REVERE, Mass. - A group of police officers traveled to Revere on Thursday to show their support for a young boy who’s battling leukemia. Cops for Kids with Cancer gave six-year-old Cristopher Chavarria and his family a $5,000 check to help ease the financial burden of...read more