| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:17 AM
It can be a difficult disorder to diagnose, but can affect one in five children. During Dyslexia Awareness Month teachers and staff at one local school are helping educate parents about recognizing language learning disorders. Fortune Academy on the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Can Sandy help Dan?
Before the latest storm struck, the approval rating of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy had crept up to 45 percent, vs. 41 percent who disapprove of his job performance.
That was an Oct. 24 Quinnipiac poll, and it was an epic head-above-water...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:32 AM
The seven finalists will battle in the Ultimate Miami Band finals competition at 9 p.m. Saturday at Stage 305 inside Magic City Casino.
The finalists will compete for $5,000. Judges will include Mix-Show DJ, Cato K, Where Magazine South Florida editor,...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:59 PM
A special gift was delivered to Central Indiana students with learning disabilities Wednesday.
Amazon presented 75 Kindle e-readers to The Hutson School which an Indianapolis-based school specializing in the education of children with dyslexia and other...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:07 PM
A 70 year-old bicyclist takes on a 3,000 mile bike ride to raise money for a special education program.
Bicyclist Larry Emigh will be riding from Los Angeles to Boston, and made a stop in Abilene today.
Emigh's goal is to raise $250,000 for a program...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Bill Cecil and his son were out hunting wild turkey in the rain in 2010 when he got a call that the president would be at the family homestead in a half-hour.
Barack Obama was not the first chief executive to visit the place on the...
| Jun 14, 2012
Henry Hill, the infamous mob informant whose life of crime was chronicled in the film classic "GoodFellas," was the first to admit that he did "a lot of bad things back then."
"I shot at people. I busted a lot of heads, and I buried a lot of bodies,"...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:34 PM
Henry Hill, the infamous mob informant whose life of crime was chronicled in the film classic "GoodFellas," has died. He and his family lived for a while in Redmond and Seattle under the U.S. Marshals Witness Protection Program.
He was 69 and had lived...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 10:01 PM
While most high school kids are gearing up for finals and thinking about summer plans, one local teenager has been fighting for his life. But following a cancer diagnosis and other challenges, Ballard High School senior Mikael Perla is defying the odds....
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:22 PM
A Warwick Township family is at odds with the school district. It's all over their son's eligibility play football for the district, while attending a special private school for his dyslexia.
About two years ago, after years of struggling in school,...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 3:54 PM
As Lucy Kobbs turned the final page of the seventh and last book in the "Harry Potter" series, she took a pencil to the wall beside her bed and memorialized the end of an era: 7/22/07, 3:20 a.m.
"It's one of those books that will stick with me for life,"...