Kidsburgh: School Musical Geared Towards Special-Needs StudentsHigh school musicals are a big deal at many high schools in our region, but Baldwin High School has an extra-musical this year.
'Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek Calls Autistic Man & His Mother, A Lung Disease SurvivorA New York mother arranged an unforgettable gift to her autistic son, a die-hard "Jeopardy!" fan.
Mom's Viral Facebook Post Explains Blue Trick Or Treat Buckets To Raise Awareness For AutismA mother's Facebook post explaining why her son with autism will be carrying a blue bucket for trick or treat is going viral.
Confectionery SpectroDolce In Monroeville Is Run By Adults On The Autism SpectrumA new confectionery in Monroeville is the first-of-its-kind in the area.
Local Police Create Stickers To Alert First Responders To Residents With Special Needs During EmergenciesAn Allegheny County police department teamed up with a local teacher to create window stickers that will keep people with special needs safe during emergencies.
8-Year-Old Ohio Boy With Autism Found Dead In PondAn 8-year-old boy with autism was found dead in an Ohio pond.
High School Football Team Shows Up To Birthday Party For Boy With Autism After Only 1 Person RSVP'dChristian Larsen begged his mother, Lindsay, to throw him a ninth birthday party so he could invite all of his friends.
Teenage Boy With Autism Allegedly Raped Near Care Facility In McKeesportA local mom, who KDKA didn't identify since her son is a minor, is distraught.
Pittsburgh International Airport Unveils Sensory-Friendly SuitePittsburgh International Airport has unveiled a sensory-friendly suite in order to help make traveling a little less stressful for children and adults with autism and other special needs.
Pittsburgh Man With Autism Shares Story Of Struggle At International ConferenceA Pittsburgh man diagnosed with autism had the opportunity to share his story of struggle.
Kidsburgh: Sensory-Friendly Programs For Pittsburgh KidsThere is so much for kids to do all around Pittsburgh in the summer, but sometimes it can be difficult for families of children with autism or other behavioral or mental challenges.
Boy With Autism Breaks Down At Orlando Theme Park, Worker Saves The DayWhile Spider-Man was off-duty, a real-life superhero swung into action to comfort Lenore Koppelman's son.
Kennywood Becomes Certified Autism CenterHoping to provide fun and entertainment for families of all types, Kennywood has now become a Certified Autism Center.
Aspinwall Officer Helping Teach Police Across Country How To Deal With Someone With AutismAn Aspinwall police officer is determined to help officers across the country learn about autism and how to keep people with autism safe.
Carnegie Museum Of Natural History Announces Sensory Friendly SaturdaysThere’s now a quieter way to experience one of Pittsburgh’s great museums.