Down Syndrome

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Petition To Get Local Man Inducted Into North Hills Sports Hall Of Fame Falls Short

A Facebook petition aimed at getting a local man with Down syndrome inducted into the North Hills Sports Hall of Fame has fallen short.

06/11/2014

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Local Fan Loves North Hills Sports, Hopes To Make It Into HOF

When the North Hills High School football team takes the field, no fans are more enthusiastic than the man who has roamed those sidelines for more than 40 years.

02/18/2014

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Bus Monitor Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Special Needs Student

A school bus monitor is accused of inappropriately touching a girl with special needs.

09/05/2013

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Local Mom’s Fight Gaining National Attention

Connie Feda encourages her daughter to help make costumes for dolls who look like her. Hannah Feda, 13, has Down Syndrome.

04/03/2013

Ryan’s Banana Split Party

A family friend helped plan a banana split party for Ryan, a boy with Down Syndrome, posting it on Facebook and inviting friends. Within days the invitation list grew to nearly 30,000 people in all […]

06/13/2012

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2 Women With Special Needs Allegedly Sexually Assaulted

The KDKA Investigators have uncovered two disturbing cases of sexual assault that involve women with special needs. A woman with Down syndrome said she was sexually assaulted on an ACCESS bus on the way to a volunteer job.

05/03/2012

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President Obama Acknowledges Beaver Co. Volunteer

Teresa Carr sent a letter to the White House a few months ago asking President Obama to recognize her son, Jeremy, for his volunteer work with a local Vietnam Veterans of America chapter. He has Down Syndrome.

11/12/2011

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