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Speaker’s Corner: Running for the Good Fight

Close to 10,000 participants showed up ready to run or walk this past Saturday, Nov. 16,for the Walk Now for Autism Speaks in Irvine. At the front of the pack, was 14-year-old Sam Dameshek, wearing too small borrowed running shoes. His own were left in a locker at school. He...

Teen Sets New Goals in Autism Fundraiser

Team Walk for Jake, led by team captain and Laguna Beach teen Sam Dameshek, far surpassed its original $2,500 goal and received pledges of $4,835 for the Autism Speaks fundraiser that took place this past Saturday, Oct. 13. Sixteen Walk for Jake team members participated in the...