| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Each year, local Scouts complete projects in the community to earn the highest ranking in their various groups. The Glendale News-Press wants to share the Scouts' good deeds with readers as they answer questions about their service projects.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:11 AM
SIMSBURY — Ed Tankus, owner of president of Blue Plate Radio, has teamed with Autism Speaks to organize the first Jazz 'N' Blue Festival at the Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Aug. 16.
Tankus said he was inspired to hold an...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:15 AM
How early can autism be detected in babies, and how soon can they be treated?
A baby’s first birthday visit to the pediatrician usually includes a screening for the social deficits common with autism spectrum disorder. But doctors and scientists...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Four candidates are in the running to replace retiring Broward Circuit Judge Mel Grossman in the Aug. 26 primary election.
Dennis Bailey, Andrea Ruth Gundersen, Rhoda Sokoloff and Russell Thompson are on the ballot in the non-partisan race. If no one...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The whistles of airport security directing traffic, the announcements over the intercom and the strict security procedures can make traveling a stressful experience for anyone.
But for individuals with autism, the sensory overload can be especially...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Get a free steampot or crab dip at Joe's Crab Shack with a donation to Autism Speaks.
The seafood restaurants are offering the freebies with donations made during the month of April.
Donate $10 and get a coupon for free steampot entree with purchase...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Coming off a run to the PIAA Class 3A final, the Bethlehem Catholic girls basketball team encountered some difficulty in scheduling nonleague games for this season.
The Golden Hawks wound up with a collection of contests that should have them prepared...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
When David Crosby wrote “Déjà Vu,” the song that would become the title track for the 1970 debut by rock supergroup Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, it was a meditation on recurrence.
When Crosby sang on stage Monday night at the Troubadour...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Crosby, Stills & Nash are back Saturday to headline the 2nd Light Up the Blues concert benefiting Autism Speaks, an event for which the veteran rock trio will be joined by John Mayer, former Eagles guitarist Don Felder, Brandi Carlile, Chris Stills and...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 9:40 PM
HAMPTON — In one sense, opening day at a stock-car racing track is similar to the first game at a professional baseball field. A mix of veterans and rookies share the same butterflies and sense of anticipation.
There is one big difference...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Ed Asner was in the throes of a custody battle when a psychologist examining the family remarked that his son seemed to lack empathy.
Two weeks later, doctors at UCLA's Center for Autism Research and Treatment revealed that Charles, then 7 or 8, was...