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Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Seniors & People with Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

For the first time, most COVID deaths in Charlotte aren't in nursing homes
Charlotte Observer
3/6/2021

Disability rights groups settle with Idaho Legislature over COVID-19 risks
Idaho Statesman
3/6/2021

What penalties have IL nursing homes faced for serious citations in COVID inspections?
Belleville News-Democrat
3/6/2021

Southwest IL nursing home's 'systemic failures' resulted in 8 COVID deaths, state says
Belleville News-Democrat
3/6/2021

People with disabilities get more clarity with state vaccine plan but gaps remain
Free Press
3/5/2021

Santa Cruz state beaches double available wheelchair inventory
Santa Cruz Sentinel
3/5/2021

COVID-19 update: Nursing home infections, deaths plummet in Pa.
Patriot-News
3/4/2021

County, state officials to meet over nursing home visitation
Meadville Tribune
3/4/2021

Vocational training left out in loosened health orders
The Brandon Sun
3/4/2021

Biogen plots $200 million expansion in Research Triangle Park that will add dozens of jobs
News & Observer
3/4/2021

'It's like there's no closure': A year into the coronavirus, the grief at Washington nursing homes still feels raw
Seattle Times
3/3/2021

Avamere receives five-star rating from Medicare
Sequim Gazette
3/3/2021

Bemidji resident reappointed to state council
Bemidji Pioneer
3/3/2021

Poster contest encourages inclusion during Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Canton Repository
3/3/2021

Michigan ready to open COVID-19 vaccine to people over age 50
The Detroit News
3/3/2021

Pa. House leader wants probe into Wolf administration's actions on nursing homes, COVID
Beaver County Times
3/2/2021

EDITORIAL: Whitmer's nursing home data should be examined
The Detroit News
3/2/2021

Centerville wants to pave trails at Stubbs Park
Dayton Daily News
3/2/2021

Disneyland Super POD to close to create drive-thru option
Orange County Register
3/2/2021

Los Angeles nursing home settles lawsuit after being accused of ‘dumping’ residents for more lucrative COVID-19 patients
The New York Daily News
3/2/2021

Whitmer: Nursing homes can reopen to visitors under new public health order
Detroit Free Press
3/2/2021

Cuomo's nursing-home coverup needs to be fully investigated
The Business Journal
3/1/2021

Developmental Disability inclusion focus of March
Star Beacon
3/1/2021

Pa. House leader wants probe into Wolf administration's actions on nursing homes, COVID
Beaver County Times
3/1/2021

'Because You Love Me': Slapout's Jessica Meuse concert for Bethesda airing tonight at 7 p.m.
Montgomery Advertiser
3/1/2021

William O'Boyle: Casey introduces legislation to protect nursing home residents and workers
Times Leader
2/28/2021

EDITORIAL: Real progress at nursing homes is a welcome covid success story
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
2/28/2021

Warren amputee who helped others with disabilities died of COVID-19
Detroit Free Press
2/28/2021

Some Seattle Public Schools educators labeled 'essential' to fast-track their return to classrooms
Seattle Times
2/28/2021

Casey introduces legislation to protect nursing home residents and workers
Times Leader
2/28/2021

MDI, a pioneer in workforce inclusion, seeks further expansion
Star Tribune
2/28/2021

McCaskey cancels spring musical 'Hairspray' after students raise concerns about insensitive language
Intelligencer Journal
2/28/2021

OHIO COVID-19 Update: Vaccine Distribution, Nursing Home Cases Drop, School Model Update
La Prensa
2/27/2021

COVID communication is key for Lewis County nursing home
Watertown Daily Times
2/27/2021

Seattle school district labels some educators as 'essential' to bring them back to classrooms ahead of reopening agreement with union
Seattle Times
2/27/2021

Health advocates warn Minnesota's COVID-19 vaccine priorities ignore high-risk individuals
Star Tribune
2/27/2021

Kudos to the state for increasing nursing home vaccinations, but it must do much more to protect seniors | PennLive Editorial
Patriot-News
2/26/2021

EDITORIAL: Bennet rolls out Medicare-X to another collective yawn
Gazette
2/26/2021

A nurse who needs healing
The Star
2/26/2021

Tax aids and benefits for persons with disabilities
Trail Daily Times
2/26/2021

Prominent RI families' links to slavery; one nursing home's COVID fight
Providence Journal
2/26/2021

Other states crack down after COVID-19 nursing home deaths. Indiana not so much.
Indianapolis Star
2/26/2021

Opportunity Enterprises rebranding shredding operation, expanding into electronics recycling and computer repair
Times
2/26/2021

County cuts some positions at nursing home
Meadville Tribune
2/25/2021

Medicare from birth | Letter
Journal of the San Juan Islands
2/25/2021

Disability Rights Connecticut claims Connecticut’s age-based rollout is discriminatory, files civil rights complaint
Hartford Courant
2/25/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes with signs of hope
Springfield News-Sun
2/25/2021

After nursing home vaccinations, Kansas has fewer COVID clusters and hospitalizations
Wichita Eagle
2/25/2021

Eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine expands in Illinois
The State Journal-Register
2/25/2021

For 25 years, Wilmington nonprofit Canines for Service has helped train, place service dogs
Star-News
2/25/2021

Weymouth nursing home holdout accepts vaccine 'to help protect the others'
The Patriot Ledger
2/24/2021

Sisters sue Missoula nursing home for mother's COVID death
Missoulian
2/24/2021

Artist Riva Lehrer paints portraits of people with disabilities — minus the mock heroics, the ‘freak show’ or the toxic staring
Chicago Tribune
2/24/2021

Paris unanimously supports anti-masking resolution, citing American Disabilities Act
Sun Journal
2/24/2021

Whitmer: Michigan could ease nursing home visitation restrictions as early as next week
Detroit Free Press
2/24/2021

RiverView has offered cardiac stress testing since the 1990s, highlights availability
Crookston Daily Times
2/24/2021

Philly weed entrepreneur fights breast cancer with chemo and medical marijuana. But should everyone?
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/24/2021

DNRT seeks community input on equipment for people with disabilities
The Standard Times
2/24/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes
Hamilton Journal News
2/23/2021

Gov. DeWine updates on vaccines, nursing homes
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
2/23/2021

More veterans, seniors, people with disabilities could qualify for property tax exemptions under House bill
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

In-person school for young Seattle kids won't begin until 'at least' March 8, district says
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

Wolf touts ‘milestone’ in nursing home COVID-19 vaccinations, but acknowledges gaps in reaching some seniors
Patriot-News
2/23/2021

EDITORIAL: Sacramento lawmakers still waste time on trivial legislation
Orange County Register
2/23/2021

"We did what we had to do": COVID-related money, emotional strains take toll on Piedmont nursing homes
Times-News
2/22/2021

We Care: Single mother needs a coat
Missoulian
2/22/2021

SC's state director over disabilities, special needs fired by agency's board
State
2/22/2021

No injuries at Minerva nursing home fire
Canton Repository
2/22/2021

NYC movie theaters to reopen, latest nursing home COVID visitation rules: Cuomo
The New York Daily News
2/22/2021

Autism Society of Greater Akron Summit to host national, local experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccine
Akron Beacon Journal
2/22/2021

'How many people will have to die?': Coronavirus worsens gaps in nursing home care
Santa Cruz Sentinel
2/21/2021

Bill seeks closure of John Manchin Center, three other state-run nursing homes
Times West Virginian
2/20/2021

Families want answers as Cuomo loosens nursing home visitation restrictions
Buffalo News
2/20/2021

At Able Coffee, the blend is confidence and purpose -- and some fine beans
Orange County Register
2/20/2021

Pickets draw attention to quality of care at nursing homes in New York
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
2/19/2021

Pennsylvania should open up nursing homes to visitors: ‘What they are doing to our seniors is despicable’
Morning Call
2/19/2021

Lime launches new fleet of adaptive e-scooters in San Francisco
San Francisco Examiner
2/19/2021

Five moments in which Dole helped shape Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal
2/19/2021

COVID-19 cases plummet in Kentucky nursing homes, a key target for the vaccine
Lexington Herald-Leader
2/19/2021

Visitors allowed back in N.Y. nursing homes as Cuomo claims he should have been ‘more aggressive’ in countering critics
The New York Daily News
2/19/2021

Nursing-Home Residents and Families Deserve Better
The Business Journal
2/18/2021

Jess Bengtson: Alzheimer's Dementia Education Week - Thoughts on Grandpa Jim and those who care for him
Crookston Daily Times
2/18/2021

$27 a day: West Kelowna woman challenges WorkSafeBC compensation rates
Kelowna Capital News
2/18/2021

Daytona State case proves we need more work on the disability of addiction
News-Journal
2/18/2021

Opinion/Flynn: How will we care for baby boomers?
Providence Journal
2/18/2021

Gov. Holcomb signs bill providing COVID-19 liability protections to businesses, nursing homes
Indianapolis Star
2/18/2021

Rolling outages pose greater threat to disability community
Norman Transcript
2/18/2021

Key to keeping doctors from private health care is a strong B.C. Medicare: UBC prof
Abbotsford News
2/17/2021

OSHA investigates Covid-19 death of Buffalo man who worked at two nursing homes
Buffalo News
2/17/2021

Donations sought for Archbald woman facing cancer
Times-Tribune
2/17/2021

Story County ordinance could ban minors from using tanning beds; Stakeholders meeting to be held Wednesday
Ames Tribune
2/17/2021

Williamson County opens warming centers, supplying fuel to nursing homes
Austin American-Statesman
2/17/2021

Vaccine acceptance high in Hawaii nursing homes
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2/16/2021

After long months, families growing restless with not seeing loved ones in nursing homes
Joplin Globe
2/16/2021

Waterford woman's push makes handicapped-accessible beach walkway a reality
The Day
2/16/2021

Michigan set to distribute vaccines to health centers serving 'vulnerable' people
The Detroit News
2/16/2021

Hannah B.G. Shaw Home named Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report
The Standard Times
2/16/2021

Most New Yorkers approve of Cuomo handling of COVID amid nursing home controversy: Siena
The New York Daily News
2/16/2021

Vaccines boost confidence, morale at Shelby nursing home
Star
2/15/2021

Families finally able to hug loved ones in Nebraska nursing home
Patriot-News
2/15/2021