| Aug 31, 2012
| 8:03 PM
PIERRE — The recent decision by Patricia Miller to take an appointment as deputy secretary of state means the South Dakota State Historical Society needs a new leader for its important money-raising partner, the Heritage Fund.
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Summer camps are among the most memorable experiences for young folks.
Now, kids in one hometown are getting a chance to go to camp that they never thought would be possible.
Nestled in the foothills of Craig County is Camp Easter Seals, a...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 6:22 PM
The Washington County Gaming Commission had about 2 percent less tip-jar money available for nonprofit organizations this year, officials said Tuesday, as the fiscal year 2012 disbursements were announced.
John Menard, chairman of the Washington County...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Skiers hit the waters of Lake Aldred for the 17th annual P. K. Filling Adaptive Water Skiing Clinic in coordination with Easter Seals of South Central PA. The ski clinic provides an opportunity for children and adults with disabilities to learn to water...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:42 PM
While Olympic events continue to be held this week on an international stage, 27 campers from Easter Seals are tackling creative twists on the sports.
The 100-meter backward dash and dizzy discus are among activities planned for Camp Amp.
| Aug 15, 2012
“Am I better off now than four years ago? I feel for the people who got laid off and can’t find work, but I’m in the 90 percent of people who have a job and bring home a paycheck. I got two pay raises the last three years, for about $1....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Easter Seals will be closing its offices in Franklin County, Pa., leaving patients in search of new places to obtain hearing aids, physical therapy, speech services and occupational therapy.
Easter Seals announced in a news release Wednesday it intends...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Following registration at 5 p.m., there is to be a dinner at 5:30 p.m., with games beginning at 6 p.m.
Teams of five are to compete for various prizes in seven games. The registration fee covers dinner, drinks, snacks and gifts.
The last day for...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:33 PM
1. Snapshots of life
Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon will hold a reception and awards ceremony, 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. The juried photographic competition features work by...
| Jan 23, 2013
Baruch and Joyce Schur were out of options. They couldn't find anywhere for their physically and intellectually disabled 26-year-old son to live, at least nowhere that met their criteria or didn't have a yearslong waiting list.
The 55-year-old couple...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:23 PM
For some, the 17th annual Surf City Marathon is just another stop on their race tour. But for others, like Lina Fichera, it's something they've been waiting to cross off their bucket list.
Fichera, 49, survived coma and a prognosis of never being able...