Lighting the night in a fight against cancer

The inaugural Light the Night Walk took place on Saturday, April 13, in Riverside Park.

Light the Night was organized by Shane Hanna, whose wife, Nancy, died last spring from complications during treatment for leukemia.

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The walk raises money to fund research into blood-borne and other cancers.

Those holding gold lanterns did so in memory of loved ones lost to a blood cancer, while red lanterns were hoisted by those supporting the cause.

For more information on Light the Night, go online to

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