Heated Pool, Granted By Make-A-Wish, Is Perfect Playground For Farmington Boy With Sickle Cell Disease

Noah, 13, was born a little more than a year after his brother, Ethan, died of the same malady that taints Noah’s blood — sickle cell disease. To their relief and joy, Noah has survived and become a confident eighth-grader who was the center of attention in his backyard Thursday. Reporters, photographers, representatives of Wethersfield-based Johnson Brunetti and the Make-A-Wish Foundation all gathered to watch Noah’s reaction to having his wish — a 24-foot wide above-ground pool — granted. Click here to read the full article.