KNX Hero of the Week

KNX Hero of the Week

KNX Hero of the Week

CATEGORY: Entertainment
with Heather Jordan
  1. October 22, 2020
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    Mike Fournier
    This week, KNX 1070 News Radio celebrates the life and legacy of firefighting pilot Mike Fournier, who died while battling the Hills Fire in Central California.
  2. October 15, 2020
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    Chef Paul Ragan
    Our KNX Hero of the Week helped his restaurant in Pasadena stay busy, by offering free meals to those in need.
  3. October 08, 2020
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    Andrew Lee
    The death of a family member to COVID-19 has prompted our KNX Hero of the Week to start a new organization that helps others. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  4. October 01, 2020
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    Evan Vourakis and Zachary Wiezorek
    Two young men from LA County have been using their free time during the pandemic brightening the spirits of cancer patients. They've also inspired staff members at a local hospital, and they are our KNX Heroes…
  5. September 24, 2020
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    Terri Wind
    The annual Justice Jog in Southern California had to take a sharp turn this year, due to COVID-19. Our KNX Hero of the Week explains how the fundraising project adjusted, so it could keep helping kids in the we…
  6. September 17, 2020
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    Marisol Zuniga and Pamela Richardson
    Most of us have heard the phrase "it takes a village" to things done. And, when it comes to running a sterile healthcare facility during COVID-19, this is especially true.This week, we are honoring those behind…
  7. September 10, 2020
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    Elliana Kim
    A teenager from Fullerton has spent her summer of COVID-19 teaching dance to young people with disabilities. She used technology to create hundreds of smiles, and she's our KNX Hero of the Week!Elliana Kim has…
  8. September 03, 2020
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    Laverne Delgado
    Domestic violence has risen across Southern California during the pandemic, and it’s a trend our KNX Hero of the Week is trying to change.Many times, abuse is reported or discovered by colleagues at work or at…
  9. August 27, 2020
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    Darlene Hernandez-Geekie
    A veterinary program in Agoura Hills is providing much-needed care during the pandemic.It's led by our KNX Hero of the Week, who's healing hearts one animal at a time.The Little Angels Project is a nonprofit an…
  10. August 20, 2020
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    Nikiel Douglas
    A few months ago, a young man from Orange County decided to give back and say thank you to nurses and doctors working the frontlines.He's our KNX Hero of the Week, and his fundraising efforts have produced doze…
  11. August 06, 2020
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    Sophia Scott
    A teenager from Los Angeles is helping students stay on track during the COVID-19 pandemic, one tutoring class at a time. She turned a summer filled with disappointment into a summer full of promise, and she's…
  12. July 30, 2020
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    California Strong KNX Heroes
    A team of all-stars has spent their off-season helping out Southern Californians during the pandemic.They are the KNX Heroes of the Week, and they are standing strong to keep people safe and supported.They are…
  13. July 23, 2020
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    Palos Verdes Estates Corporal Aaron Belda
    Every day, members of our local law enforcement put themselves in the face of danger. Our KNX Hero of the Week did just that, to help save family members from a burning home.Palos Verdes Estates Police Corporal…
  14. July 16, 2020
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    Sasha Schoettler
    A teenager from Los Angeles County is helping her neighborhood cope during the pandemic, by organizing weekly string quartet concerts in her front yard.She's also supporting a local grief center at the same tim…
  15. June 25, 2020
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    Update With Heroes Anthony McClaren and Greg Cohen
    In short, 2020 has been history-making. ​COVID-19. Stay-at-home orders. Racial injustice. Protesting.Southern California has witnessed change first-hand over the last few months. And, it hasn't been easy. When…
  16. June 25, 2020
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    Richard Ayoub
    For more than three decades, Project Angel Food has provided meals to thousands of SoCal residents who have strict dietary needs. The program is now run by our KNX Hero of the Week, who's been determined to kee…
  17. June 18, 2020
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    L'Mio Edwards
    A talented teenager from Diamond Bar is running a 5K every day for month, to raise money for a local food bank. She's our KNX Hero of the Week, and she's encouraging others to race along with her. Running has b…