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Marrow drive leads to transplant for 6-year-old

Monday was a big day for 6-year-old Alex Cesar. The Juneau boy, whose family's statewide bone marrow donor drive registered more than 1,000 donors since his April 27 diagnosis...
Falcons swimmers top Petersburg Invitational

...Penrose; sophomores Aly Heaton, Noah Reishus-O'Brien and Rebecca Pierson; and freshmen Brady Allio, Teonna Beaird, Alex Cesar, Jessie Cooper, Annie Hagen, Dang Xue Loseby, Claire Norman, Evangelyn Pajarillo and Peyten Schultz.Friday Results...
JDHS girls repeat as region swim champs

...Other Falcons times included Brady Allio dropping 37.55 in the 500 freestyle and 2.44 in the 200 freestyle. Alex Cesar dropped 1.37 in 100 back. Taylor Beardslee dropped 1.69 in the 200 IM. Teonna Beaird dropped 0.67 in 50 freestyle...
Raising money for cancer research, one head at a time Juneau raised $625 to support the cause.Juneau began hosting the event after a 6-year-old boy from Juneau, Alex Cesar, was diagnosed with leukemia in April 2005. He needed a bone marrow transplant, but couldn't find a match. So his...
Photo: Marching for cancer survivors

Robert Cesar and his son, Alex Cesar, pause Sunday to examine a replica of the Liberty Bell outside the Capitol. Alex recently won a battle against leukemia. They marched from Centennial Hall to honor National Cancer Survivors Day. Sound off on the important issues at
Boy who inspired statewide marrow drive comes home

All hail - Cesar has returned to Juneau victorious after a nine-month battle. Six-year-old Alex Cesar came home to the state capital Thursday after an extended stay at Children's Hospital in Seattle, where he underwent treatment...
Drives slated for bone-marrow donors

...bone marrow match has led to potentially life-saving blood-sample drives around Southeast Alaska. When relatives of Alex Cesar, a 6-year-old Juneau boy with leukemia, realized they needed to be tested as possible donors of bone marrow, they...
Around Town

...12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park. Spaghetti feed and fund-raiser for Alex Cesar, 5-8 p.m., JDHS Commons. Kids carnival. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for youth. Sponsored by GSC Aquabears...
Alaska Digest

...Drive, in the Mendenhall Valley, for 6-year-old Alex Cesar. The highest priority is for Native Alaskan and Filipino...are the most likely source of matches, Andrea Quinto, Alex Cesar's aunt, said the has very few white blood cells and...
Hair today, bare on March 17

...passionate about the cause. His 6-year-old nephew, Alex Cesar, has leukemia. Last year Alex's family worked on...firefighting teams signed up. Andrea Quinto, whose brother is Alex Cesar's father, said firefighters were supportive when she...


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