Day: January 1, 2018

Dailymail.co.uk: Autistic boy, 16, is arrested after 'shooting dead his mom, dad, sister and family friend with a semi …

Dailymail.co.uk: Autistic boy, 16, is arrested after 'shooting dead his mom, dad, sister and family friend with a semi …

The teen, who hasn’t been named by police, is accused of shooting dead his relatives at their home in Long Branch, New Jersey on Sunday nightHis parents Steven Kologi, 44, and Linda Kologi, 42; his 18-year-old sister Brittany and 70-year-old Mary Schulz were all killedThe boy’s brother Steven Jr. and grandfather

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Dailycamera.com: CU Boulder engineering students build adaptive bike for Lafayette girl

Dailycamera.com: CU Boulder engineering students build adaptive bike for Lafayette girl

‘I felt like I won the lottery when they picked our project,’ parent Julie Marshall said

From left, University of Colorado students Blayne Robinson, Elijah Gonzales, Alex Helsley, Jack Berg, Brooke Lynn Elzweig and Lauren Kercheval stand next to an adaptive bicycle they created outside of the CU

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Nhregister.com: Workshop will focus on internet safety for those with autism, other disabilities

Nhregister.com: Workshop will focus on internet safety for those with autism, other disabilities

NEW HAVEN — Chapel Haven, an award-winning school for adults on the autism spectrum and with other special needs will hold a workshop on internet safety Jan. 19 that is open to the public.

Entitled “Autism & The Internet: Sabotage, Safety & Strategies,” the free workshop will feature internationally renowned

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Timminspress.com: Father and sons bond over Autcraft

Timminspress.com: Father and sons bond over Autcraft

SOUTH PORCUPINE – 

It’s safe to say that Stuart Duncan’s son’s autism diagnosis has drastically changed his life.

For one, the South Porcupine dad had no idea he himself was on the spectrum.

“I was diagnosed five years ago,” said Duncan. “It wasn’t until Cameron was getting older and going through (stuff),

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Norwichbulletin.com: Police step up traffic enforcement over holiday weekend

Norwichbulletin.com: Police step up traffic enforcement over holiday weekend

By Anna Maria Della Costa [email protected] (860) 425-4225

The state police beefed up normal patrols with additional state troopers throughout the New Year’s weekend to try and reduce the number of drunken drivers and crashes. 

The stepped-up enforcement began at 12:01 a.m. on Friday and ended at 11:59 p.m. on

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Buckscountycouriertimes.com: Autism Cares Foundation celebrates holidays in Northampton

Buckscountycouriertimes.com: Autism Cares Foundation celebrates holidays in Northampton

The Autism Cares Foundation recently hosted a Winter Wonderland party for more than 400 local children, teens and adults with autism and other special needs. The unique event celebrates acceptance, love and inclusion for everyone, especially those with differences.

“We are thrilled to see that the Autism Cares Foundation has

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Phillyvoice.com: WATCH: First-ever brigade of special-needs children performs at Mummers Parade

Phillyvoice.com: WATCH: First-ever brigade of special-needs children performs at Mummers Parade

Mario and Lisa Stagliano were each at a loss for words at the Mummer’s Parade on Monday afternoon. The story explaining why traces back to April 2015 and beyond.

It started when Lisa shared a photo of her then-10-year-old son, Santino, with the caption, “Santino working on his dragon shirts.

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Mailtribune.com: Animal Tales: No Pet Left Behind

Mailtribune.com: Animal Tales: No Pet Left Behind

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Glasgowlive.co.uk: Accessible skiing in Glasgow – the best winter sports for every ability

Glasgowlive.co.uk: Accessible skiing in Glasgow – the best winter sports for every ability

Christmas may be over but winter isn’t going any where!

January is the perfect time to try something new, and there truly is something out their for everyone.

If you or someone in your family has a disability, learning difficulties or other sensory and communication needs, the thought of hitting

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Businessinsider.com: 5 simple ways to slow down aging

Businessinsider.com: 5 simple ways to slow down aging

Telomeres, in white, are structures at the tips of chromosomes (in blue).NIH

Aging is largely your chromosomes’ fault. That’s what Nobel-prize winning biologist Elizabeth Blackburn discovered when she started exploring the world of the invisible, threadlike cellular strands that carry our genetic code. 

“It’s the over-shortening of telomeres that

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Nydailynews.com: Jersey Shore town shaken after teen kills four family members in New Year's Eve shooting: 'It's …

Nydailynews.com: Jersey Shore town shaken after teen kills four family members in New Year's Eve shooting: 'It's …

A New Year’s Eve celebration turned into a family nightmare when an autistic 16-year-old fatally shot his father, mother, sister and his grandfather’s partner at their Jersey Shore home, officials said.

The teen used a Century Arms semi-automatic rifle to kill his parents, Steven and Linda Kologi, his 18-year-old sister, Brittany,

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Patch.com: Have You Seen Mookie?

Patch.com: Have You Seen Mookie?

NORWICH, CT — Norwich police are hoping someone can help reunite Mookie the service dog with his owner, a little girl with Autism.

Mookie, a black and tan Yorkie went missing at about 3 a.m. New Years Day. He was last seen in the area of 90 North Street.

“Anyone with information

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Thehindu.com: Happy feet

Thehindu.com: Happy feet

This has probably been my saddest Christmas in a long while: My little cat was run over two days before Christmas. If you’ve ever lost an animal you’ve loved, you know the sort of grief its loss can bring. It didn’t help that her death was so sudden. At 8

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