Community pays tribute to resident battling Lou Gehrig’s disease

Acorn Sports Writer

ADAM DAVIS/The Acorn LOCAL HERO-Ernie Walingren, center, was flanked all day by friends and loved ones recently when the Calabasas resident was honored at Gates Canyon Park. Walingren is battling ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. He's been active in the community.

Ernie Walingren was honored at Gates Canyon Park in Calabasas recently, a tribute given to the local resident because Walingren, who’s battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s...

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