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

Star swimmer brings home gold at Special Olympics
Meridian Star
7/5/2022

First-of-its-kind program addresses needs of manufacturers, those with autism
Meadville Tribune
7/4/2022

Driving and thriving: Despite dealing with cerebral palsy, Bryan Narducci only knows one speed when he’s racing
Hartford Courant
7/2/2022

‘It’s really your worst nightmare.’ Fresno man with autism killed in fire, neighbor says.
The Fresno Bee
6/30/2022

New project underway at Marimor
Lima News
6/30/2022

West Hall High sent five athletes to the Special Olympics USA Games in Florida, bring home ample medals
The Gainesville Times
6/28/2022

FDA warns against using neck floats after death of baby, hospitalization of another
Patriot-News
6/28/2022

Corona taekwondo studio trains special-needs youths
Press-Enterprise
6/27/2022

'They understand me.' Beaufort Co. schools use new technology for students with autism
Island Packet
6/26/2022

Special Olympics gold medalist swimmer Derek Warren waiting for Worlds invite
Buffalo News
6/26/2022

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ohio returns
News-Herald
6/25/2022

Smartsville's Miller makes history with trip to Special Olympics USA Games
Appeal-Democrat
6/25/2022

Special Olympics of Boone County brings home hardware, memories
The Lebanon Reporter
6/24/2022

U-Haul truck stolen in Anaheim, autistic man inside reported missing
Orange County Register
6/23/2022

Man with autism missing when van is stolen from Anaheim has been found
Daily News
6/23/2022

Autistic man in U-Haul when stolen in Anaheim is found with the vehicle in Los Angeles
Orange County Register
6/23/2022

'It's been a huge success.' Merced County law enforcement carries Special Olympics torch
Merced Sun-Star
6/22/2022

GOLDEN STANDARD: Claremore native Minton wins gold, bronze at Special Olympics USA Games
Claremore Daily Progress
6/22/2022

EDITORIAL: Pediatric behavioral health center plan a start in the right direction
Enid News & Eagle
6/21/2022

Sons inspire father's work at Bridgewell Peabody
The Daily Item
6/20/2022

'Something that needs to happen': Pastry shop that employs people with autism to open in Gainesville
The Gainesville Times
6/20/2022

Parents, district employees warn of an exodus of special education staff if pay isn't raised
Wisconsin State Journal
6/20/2022

St. Joseph Area Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2022 announced Thursday
St. Joseph News-Press
6/17/2022

Pink Pump Affair Raises $500k for Autistic and Special Needs Children
Los Angeles Sentinel
6/17/2022

Special Olympics return to Terre Haute
Tribune-Star
6/15/2022

Nearly 200 Rutgers grad students could lose funding June 30 after pandemic-delayed research, union says
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/15/2022

Manhattan Special Olympics unified volleyball finishes 2nd at USA Games
The Manhattan Mercury
6/15/2022

Knapp would support better internet, transportation for rural areas on County Council
Frederick News-Post
6/14/2022

Special athletes return home as medalists
News-Topic
6/14/2022

Camp Shriver is back with intense athletic competition, friendship and lots of fancy dance moves
The Advocate
6/14/2022

Realizing dreams: LSU engineering seniors use their expertise to make dreams come true
The Advocate
6/13/2022

Special Olympics eases back with one-day festival in Long Beach
Grunion Gazette
6/13/2022

COVID may harm babies’ brain development if mom is infected while pregnant, study says
Charlotte Observer
6/13/2022

'My kids become a part of me,' says award-winning Graham Academy teacher
Times Leader
6/9/2022

Public invited to free baseball event for Kelly B. Todd clients
Muskogee Phoenix
6/9/2022

Lewis County Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Run Set for June 17
The Chronicle
6/9/2022

Marysville Art Club honors Special Olympic athletes in end-of-year meeting
Appeal-Democrat
6/7/2022

Student, foster parent and state sue RSU 73 over alleged violation of disability rights laws
Sun Journal
6/7/2022

It's another COVID summer, and this time Philly-area folks are left to decide for themselves what's safe
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/4/2022

5 uplifting stories: Local man competing in USA Special Olympics Games, new Iron Rose Mercantile store is vision of two creative women and more
Hamilton Journal News
6/3/2022

Sperm donor fathered 15 children, but didn’t inform mothers of his genetic condition
Patriot-News
6/2/2022

Brooks: In a twist, ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ helps a Minnesota boy let go of his fears
Star Tribune
6/2/2022

Kerry Benefield: Petaluma's Sammy Wester heading to Special Olympics USA Games
The Press Democrat
6/2/2022

4 Raleigh Countians set for Special Olympics USA Games
Register-Herald
6/1/2022

NYC advocates, parents push for alternatives to police, ambulances for kids in mental health crisis
The New York Daily News
5/28/2022

Refresh Takes: UB medical school hosts two leading doctors in the Covid-19 fight
Buffalo News
5/27/2022

Riders train at Great Oak for Special Olympics
Aiken Standard
5/27/2022

Swimmers set to compete in the Special Olympics USA Games
News-Topic
5/26/2022

Swimmers set to compete in the Special Olympics USA Games
News-Topic
5/24/2022

Seminole leaders cheer on Special Olympics athletes
Orlando Sentinel
5/24/2022

Graham Academy educator is regional Specialized Education Services Inc. teacher of the year
The Citizens' Voice
5/23/2022

Baehre is first female Empower executive director
Niagara Gazette
5/23/2022

New food truck raising autism awareness highlights minority business ownership in Dayton
Dayton Daily News
5/23/2022

Group home name honors Orland Park's Berhman family for work helping people with cerebral palsy
The SouthtownStar
5/23/2022

Ottumwa native Collins Clingman selected for Special Olympics USA Games
Ottumwa Courier
5/23/2022

Allied Services' Pebble Beach golf raffle tickets on sale now
Times Leader
5/22/2022

Autism Prom Night to give those on the spectrum their night to shine
Daily Pilot
5/22/2022

Five playgrounds that helped Harford County families endure the pandemic
Baltimore Sun
5/21/2022

EASTCONN Autism program renamed
The Chronicle
5/21/2022

Columbus Unified Track and Field competing at state
Columbus Telegram
5/20/2022

Tattoos, piercings, pinups and more: The NoCo Tattoo Convention brings it all to three-day convention
Greeley Tribune
5/20/2022

Company that offers autism therapy for children to open two new locations
Patriot-News
5/20/2022

A unifying event: Lodi Unified special needs students take the court at Special Olympics event
Lodi News-Sentinel
5/20/2022

Overland Park police find missing 19-year-old with special needs
Kansas City Star
5/18/2022

OPINION: Bell's palsy distorted Tammy Leal's face, but her recovery has created artwork that's touching viewers' hearts
Post-Tribune
5/17/2022

Overland Park police ask for help to find missing 19-year-old with special needs
Kansas City Star
5/17/2022

Physical challenges don't stop teen rapper's music
Hamilton Journal News
5/16/2022

Special Olympics day returns to Middletown with joyous tears, cheers
Hamilton Journal News
5/15/2022

Horizons receives large donation
The Chronicle
5/15/2022

'Safe and fun for everybody'
Appeal-Democrat
5/14/2022

Keene High unified athletes to compete in Special Olympics USA Games in June
Keene Sentinel
5/14/2022

Love transcends borders: Brunswick family adopts Ukraine-born girl
Frederick News-Post
5/13/2022

JARC Florida forms partnership to create radio station
South Florida Sun Sentinel
5/13/2022

Hundreds of high school students attend job fair
The Citizens' Voice
5/12/2022

Special Olympians compete in power lifting
Stillwater NewsPress
5/12/2022

Hickory Elementary School walks for Autism Awareness Month
The Aegis
5/11/2022

Baker City's Caitlyn Calaway to represent Oregon at Special Olympics USA Games
Baker City Herald
5/10/2022

These 3 Baltimore-area animators and a former Raven are vying to be the next big thing on The Cartoon Network
Baltimore Sun
5/10/2022

Personalities: Music brings out the best in guitar player
Journal Inquirer
5/9/2022

'I need somewhere to be on my own': Lisbon family building apartment for son with autism
Sun Journal
5/7/2022

Special Olympics competition returns
The Anson Record
5/6/2022

Ready to learn
Fergus Falls Daily Journal
5/6/2022

FLOATING INTO FLORIDA: Local swimmer Sayward training for Special Olympics
Press-Republican
5/5/2022

Special education students at West Shore School District compete at field day
Patriot-News
5/5/2022

Young adults with autism sought for new, free manufacturing program
Free Press
5/5/2022

Special Olympics competition returns
Richmond County Daily Journal
5/4/2022

Cerebral palsy nonprofit wrongly told workers they couldn’t get overtime pay, feds say
Charlotte Observer
5/4/2022

Centre County school for students with autism prepares for big move this summer
Centre Daily Times
5/2/2022

Readers and writers: ‘Forever Boy: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism and Finding Joy’
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
4/30/2022

Graham Academy students honored for Light It Up Blue Day
The Citizens' Voice
4/30/2022

Mark Wiedmer: Return of Special Olympics to Chattanooga area is a wonderful sight
Chattanooga Times Free Press
4/30/2022

Raising Clark County aims to improve support for children, parents
Columbian
4/29/2022

Saltillo Elementary fifth grader Laith Hussein creates modeling clay masterpieces
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
4/29/2022

Human Race Theatre's 2022-23 season offers tales of family, race, autism
Dayton Daily News
4/29/2022

Here's how Bradenton and FL police agencies are addressing autism awareness, training
Bradenton Herald
4/29/2022

Raising Clark County aims to improve support for children, parentsUpdated 4 hours ago
Columbian
4/29/2022

Missing teen with autism in Monument area found
Gazette
4/28/2022

Firefighters to host educational event
High Point Enterprise
4/28/2022

ECISD receives more than $2.2 million from TEA
Odessa American
4/28/2022

Autism Acceptance Month: Here are sensory inclusive spaces around Dallas-Fort Worth
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
4/27/2022