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Making A Difference: ‘The Answer Is Love’: Burgers From Brad

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) A Lexington family is turning their hurt into an opportunity to spread love and cheeseburgers. The Dunn family lost their son Brad unexpectedly earlier this year. Tuesday would have been his 31st birthday, so the family chose to celebrate in a way that brad would love.  "The answer is love," that was Brad Dunn’s motto. Brad struggled with mental health issues and passed away unexpectedly in April.  "Gave us something to look forward t…

Kentucky Teen Picked To Represent Shriners As Ambassador

LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Each year Shriners Hospitals For Children selects two national patient ambassadors. This year, one of them is from Kentucky. Lily Silverstein, 18, is part of the Shiners Hospital family. "I’ve been here probably 17 or 18 years now," she told LEX 18. She was born without a Fibula, one of the main bones in the leg. Silverstein had to have her foot amputated at just 7-months-old.  Over the years, she’s returned to Shriners for routines care…

Grant From Columbia Gas Gives Young Shooting Victim A New Place To Call Home

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A little girl left paralyzed after a drive-by shooting in Lexington is getting a very big gift in the form of a brand new wheelchair accessible home. A local company is also making a big difference to make that dream come true. Amya Catching was celebrating her birthday last year when she was struck by a bullet from a drive-by. After learning Amya was still living in a split-level home that was not accessible for her wheelchair, the "Building Assoc…

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