| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:52 AM
The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) and Virginia Relay have announced that military veterans living with a hearing or speech loss are now automatically eligible for telecommunications equipment through Virginia's Technology...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 10:31 PM
Former Aberdeen Public Schools District health administrator Jeanette Hurrell, who died in 2009, could have a permanent presence at Aberdeen Central High School.
Central High School principal Jason Uttermark, who spoke before the Aberdeen Public...
| May 10, 2012
Due to the deaths of two Williamsport High School students, the Williamsport Blue Band Boosters have canceled their annual Yard Sale Extravaganza, which was to be held Saturday.
The boosters appreciate the community’s continued support of...
| May 9, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Easter Seals tries to educate people about hearing and speech impairments.
"We are now trying to educate parents and kids that loud music can lead to hearing loss," said Annette Sherman, director of Easter Seals of Cambria and Somerset counties. "Hearing...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Fisher Garver is just like one of the three million other children under 18 who are living with some form of hearing loss. Doctors are now working to identify and treat hearing loss in infants.
There are a number of risk factors which could put a child'...
| May 13, 2012
| 8:52 PM
Get through to him
As much as Josh Beckett's comments show a disconnect with — perhaps even outright disrespect for — his team and its fans, the Red Sox have little recourse other than to try to hammer into his...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:47 PM
While many Burbankers are aware that Elvis Presley rehearsed and recorded at Burbank's NBC Sound Studios back in 1968, far fewer know that for a short time in 1947, Marilyn Monroe was a Burbank resident living on South Avon Street. These two cultural...
| May 19, 2012
| 9:23 AM
Though the 13 members of the Kentucky School for the Deaf Class of 2012 originally hail from different parts of the state, their close bond was evident during Friday’s graduation ceremony.
Spirits were high as students, teachers, family members and...
| May 23, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Two years after the Ravens selected him in the second round of the 2010 NFL draft, linebacker Sergio Kindle has yet to make a start, a tackle or a significant impact on the team’s fortunes.
An opportunity has presented itself to Kindle in the...
| May 27, 2012
In a few days, Cindy Mease will stand on stage and sign the blues.
She’ll capture the emotions, the wrenching soulfulness, the rollicking rhythm and liquid notes that seem to melt into each other.
There will be songs echoing joy and pain,...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:21 AM
In the past, many families with special-needs children may have skipped vacations to theme parks, hotels and adventure spots because they didn’t feel comfortable with the facilities and services. But today, there are many more options. Thanks to the...