Town Comes to Together to Give Boy with Cancer Christmas Early

Young Devin Kohlman, an eighth-grader in the town of Port Clinton, Ohio, has been battling “aggressive” brain cancer and had one wish: He wanted to leave the hospital in time to be home for Christmas. So when he returned home this week, Devin got a surprise—Christmas had come early to the town of Port Clinton. People throughout the city decorated their homes, and in the town’s large park (which Devin can see from his bedroom window), citizens erected a massive Christmas tree, decorated the gazebo and gathered for a Christmas celebration. Joined by the mayor and even a Santa Claus, hundreds of people closed the streets to come together and sing carols, hand out snacks and give Devin the Christmas celebration he’d wished for …

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