It was the week it emerged Belper and Duffield fire stations could be saved from closure after 80 per cent of people who took part in a consultation said they wanted them to stay open.
The 5-year-old has autism and loves trucks. Every Monday Daniel Newberger lines up his stuffed animals at the window to greet his favorite driver.
Betty F. Schack, 69, formerly of Champion Apartments, died Wednesday afternoon, February 12th at the Skilled Nursing Facility of the Carthage Area Hospital.
The judge said Virginia's laws prohibiting gays and lesbians from marrying - including a provision in the Virginia Constitution that prohibits marriage equality in the state - violate the due process and equal protection clauses of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
The local surf community is a less colorful place now. In the midst of one of the most powerful and consistent swells we have seen for years, we lost a jewel by the name of Robert Heeley.
Starbucks opened its 100th store in Singapore on Feb 14, 2014, and joined a growing list of companies that have hired people with special needs.
The Sioux Empire Housing Partnership has unveiled a new web site to help our region's Latino community better understand the process of buying a home.
Spring is 34 days away, and people in Aberdeen are ready for it. Wind causing blowing snow has been a common occurrence this winter.
There's a bill being talked about in the House Health and Human Services committee which could offer some relief.
Intellectually challenged children are made to sit out in the open under the scorching sun for hours at Government Physical Education College in Mohammadpur in the capital yesterday so that they listen to people delivering tortuous speeches.
Children with cancer receive treatment, children with diabetes get insulin. So why is it becoming difficult for children with autism to get the help they need? That's the question South Dakota State Representatives were faced with Thursday.
… companies recently stopped paying for autism therapy. There's a … clarify insurance coverage for treating autism spectrum disorders. Some parents took … Kierra's treatment for autism was covered by insurance until …
Despite the concerns of several residents, the Homer Glen Village Board on Tuesday night approved plans for a group home for the developmentally disabled.
Going to see the latest family friendly movie is a weekly event for many children, but for kids with special needs it can be a challenging experience.
Police say the driver called a dispatcher for help after she says the student, who police say has autism, was kicking, screaming and threatening to kill her.
Autism Bill To Help Cover Cost Of Therapy
Robyn Stemper, mother of autistic child said, "A year ago, she would just bang her head on the wall and she would have a constant bruise on her forehead, we didn't go out much because it was just too overwhelming for her." Stemper's daughter Kierra was ...
House Bill 1257 may clarify autism therapy for insurance coverageKSFY
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Fellas are wired up to take more risks and have better motor skills, while in females, larger parts of the brain are linked to emotions and calculating risk, as well as having more ability to listen.
Parents of children with various special education designations, ranging from autism to a speech impediment to perhaps obesity, could receive $6,000 per year from the state to be spent on their education under legislation that passed the House and Senate on Thursday.
There's loads of Olympic action this weekend, but the main focus is sure to be mens' hockey as spectators hit downtown pubs to start the day with breakfast, hockey and maybe a beer.
One in 85 children and adults in Colorado is diagnosed with autism, meaning they have problems communicating and focusing.