Depew native releases children’s book, ‘magic snow’ kit | | Lancaster / Depew Bee #cantaliciancenter

Christopher Scott, a Buffalo resident and Depew native, is not an author in the sense that he ever intended it as a career. He has, however, released his first children’s book, “Santa’s Magic Snow,” which became available last week at area Wegmans.The inspiration for the book came roughly two years ago during a conversation about […]

Gov. Andrew Cuomo vetoes bill meant to close service gap for disabled in transition

ALBANY, New York — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation intended to clear what one lawmaker said in June was a waiting list of 12,000 disabled individuals who needed services or housing.Cuomo said the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities keeps improving its processing, that the legislation largely duplicates what’s already happening, and the issue […]

Opportunities Got Talent! > Events Calendar > Workshops & Events > Parent Network of WNY #parentnetworkofwny #disability

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 3:30–6 pmCommunity Event  |  Developmental Disability  |  NiagaraOpportunities Got Talent!A competition celebrating the artistic talents of people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities from across Niagara County and neighboring communitiesSunday, November 23, 21043:30 p.m. at the Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 67 Webster Street, North Tonawanda, 14120$5 Admission Children age 10 […]

WPEC-TV CBS12 News :: Sports – Flutie talks in West Palm about autism, “The Pass” #autism #disability

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Doug Flutie overcame his small stature, to become an iconic college and CFL quarterback.      Flutie’s son is in a much tougher fight.    Flutie was in West Palm Beach Thursday afternoon, speaking at a fundraising event for the Potentia Academy, a private school that provides education to children with special […]