‘Deafness Not A Barrier, Instead An Opportunity’ For Student NewscastersWPSD anchors don't hear the music that opens their newscast. They take visual cues from the floor manager. WPSD stands for Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf.
Local Waitress Teaching Fellow Employees Sign Language For School ProjectWaitress Ashley Carney uses sign language as she waits on Taylor Doyka. Taylor, deaf since birth, appreciates the effort made on her behalf.
Interpreter Says Signing During Emergency Situations Is Long OverdueA sign language interpreter is receiving overnight fame in the wake of Superstorm Sandy. She's been by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's side throughout the entire storm, keeping the hearing-impaired community informed. And back here in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald used a sign language interpreter for the first time on Monday.