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Hundreds run for NHL Hall of Famer's charity

Katie, Ian, Abby, Allison and Aislinn Fraser ran

Katie, Ian, Abby, Allison and Aislinn Fraser ran in the race. (Sept. 1, 2012) Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

More than 400 runners converged on downtown Farmingdale for the eighth annual Runner's Edge Main Street Mile, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. The event raised more than $6,000.

The children's race began Saturday morning on Main
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

The children's race began Saturday morning on Main Street in Farmingdale as part of the Main Street Mile, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Diane Herbert and son William celebrate after he
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Diane Herbert and son William celebrate after he participated in the children's race of the the Main Street Mile, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Katie Fraser, 10, winner of the children's Main
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Katie Fraser, 10, winner of the children's Main Street Mile with a time of 8:33, ran down Main Street in Farmingdale to benefit the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Runners sprint down Main Street in Farmingdale as
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Runners sprint down Main Street in Farmingdale as part of the Main Street Mile, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Lauren Henkle, 30, of Rockville Centre won the
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Lauren Henkle, 30, of Rockville Centre won the women's Main Street Mile with a time of 5:12. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Katie, Ian, Abby, Allison and Aislinn Fraser ran
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Katie, Ian, Abby, Allison and Aislinn Fraser ran in the race. (Sept. 1, 2012)

A runner pushes her stroller during the Main
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

A runner pushes her stroller during the Main Street Mile in Farmingdale, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

A runner finishes the Main Street Mile in
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

A runner finishes the Main Street Mile in Farmingdale, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

A runner finishes the Main Street Mile in
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

A runner finishes the Main Street Mile in Farmingdale, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Bill Benson, 93, of Valley Stream, and Ruth
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Bill Benson, 93, of Valley Stream, and Ruth Maller, 83, of Massapequa Park, celebrate after running the Main Street Mile, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

A runner gets cheered on during the Main
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

A runner gets cheered on during the Main Street Mile in Farmingdale, a race benefiting the Companions in Courage Foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Ryan Zillman, 24, of Deer Park won the
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

Ryan Zillman, 24, of Deer Park won the men's Main Street Mile with a time of 4:14. (Sept. 1, 2012)

The top three men and top three women
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

The top three men and top three women in the Main Street Mile accept their awards in Farmingdale on Saturday after the race. (Sept. 1, 2012)

NHL Hall of Famer Pat LaFontaine, founder of
Photo Credit: Alexi Knock

NHL Hall of Famer Pat LaFontaine, founder of Companions in Courage, speaks to runners after the Main Street Mile in Farmingdale, a race benefiting his foundation. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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