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Autism (INACTIVE)

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  • Summer sports camps continue registration

    Submitting sports notices The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Monday. We prefer email (howardcountysports@patuxent.com). Lacrosse The Howard Boys Lacrosse program is offering two camps this summer at Howard High School. The first...
  • What your hands really say about you

    Rembrandt instinctively understood it. In many of his portraits, he painted the hands of his subjects with as much care as the face. Hands speak volumes about the sitter's status, age and lifestyle, be they the gnarled, wrinkled hands of a poor woman or...
  • Lawuits say school closings unfair,discriminate against blacks

    Lawuits say school closings unfair,discriminate against blacks
    The Chicago Teachers Union's decision to go to court to try to stop the city from closing 53 elementary schools, while not unexpected, makes clear that the Board of Education's vote on the proposal next week will not put an end to the controversy. The...
  • HealthWatch spotlights the reach of autism

    HealthWatch spotlights the reach of autism
    One in 110 children is now diagnosed as having an autism spectrum disorder. The numbers have grown to the point where "everyone knows someone affected" by the neurodevelopmental disorder, characterized by communication problems and repetitive behaviors,...
  • Body of missing autistic girl found in Northern California creek

    The body of a missing 9-year-old autistic girl was found Wednesday in a Northern California creek, authorities said. A dive team found Mikaela Lynch's body in Cache Creek, not far from her family's Clearlake vacation home, The Press Democrat reported....
  • How early can a child be diagnosed with autism?

    How early can a child be diagnosed with autism?
    Q: What symptoms should parents watch for if they are worried a young child may have autism? Is it possible to diagnose autism before age 2? A: With careful evaluation by an expert, diagnosing a child younger than 2 with autism is possible. More often,...
  • Chicago Tribune All-State Academic Team

    Chicago Tribune All-State Academic Team
    Scott Beck By John P. Huston,Tribune reporter Scott Beck's brain isn't the only instrument he uses to help him excel at math and science. Beck, a Highland Park High School senior, turns to the French horn to "kind of keep me balanced and keep me...
  • Summer sports camps accepting registration

    Submitting sports notices The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Monday. We prefer email (howardcountysports@patuxent.com). Lacrosse The Howard Boys Lacrosse program is offering two camps this summer at Howard High School. The first...
  • L.A. Now Live: USC lures away some of UCLA's top science minds

    In a major case of academic poaching among cross-town rivals, USC is announcing Friday that it is hiring away prominent UCLA neuroscientists and moving an internationally renowned lab that uses brain imaging to research such diseases as Alzheimer’s,...
  • Wherever There's Joy, There's Asaph Schwapp

    Wherever There's Joy, There's Asaph Schwapp
    He would be named Asaph. In January of 1987, Evelyn Schwapp found in the Old Testament the name of King David's chief musician, one appointed to raise the sounds of God's joy. She had been a member of the Glory Chapel choir in Hartford and more than...
  • Children's Theatre and Redmoon present first autism-friendly show

    Children's Theatre and Redmoon present first autism-friendly show
    Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the shore, If you see a lion there, Don't forget to roar. This unconventional take on a very familiar song is what parents and their children (grandparents too) heard as they strolled into the lobby of the Ruth...