Latest Andrew Chlebinski Stories

2008-06-21 09:00:40

By Danny Valentine, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jun. 21--Five-year-old Andrew Chlebinski, an Omaha native, is suffering a disease only about 500 people in the U.S. get every year -- aplastic anemia. It's an illness his parents said has kept their resilient son homebound or stuck in a hospital for much of the past two years. He was diagnosed in late January 2007. "It gives you a perspective," said Andrew's father, Tim Chlebinski. "We do, in some ways, live a miracle every day." A...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'