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Laurel Highlands Miracle League to host benefit walk

| Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 4:24 p.m.

The Miracle League of Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands baseball league, associated with the Miracle League and PONY that is open to children with special needs, will hold a 5K run/walk on March 31 at Penn State Fayette, the Eberly Campus.

There will be a children's 1/2-mile run/walk at 8:15 a.m., with the main run/walk at 9 a.m.

There will be an Easter egg hunt and a visit from the Easter Bunny with other activities for children. All proceeds will benefit the Miracle League of Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands, which encompasses Greene, Fayette, Somerset, Washington and Westmoreland counties.

The organization plans to construct a latex-free rubberized field that will be safe for all players. The organization's website is www.miracle5k.org .

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