Lincoln Center Production Tailored To Autistic ChildrenLincoln Center Education has put together an immersive production for kids on the spectrum that promises to be a theater experience like no other.
K-9 Locates Missing Autistic Teen In BrooklynAn autistic teenager went missing for several hours on Monday. Thankfully, this story has a happy ending.
Inspired By Neighbor, Long Island Teen Invents Board Game For Autistic KidsBen Moelis won a $36,000 award that recognizes teenagers committed to social good and presented the game at a Fragile X Foundation conference.
Families Of Children With Autism Practice Airport Protocol At 'Wings For Autism' EventGetting through airport security is overwhelming for anyone, but it's especially challenging for people with autism.
Stories From Main Street: Former TV News Anchor Develops Clothing Line For Autistic ChildrenLauren Thierry teamed up with a designer and developed a special clothing line. Independence Day Clothing can be worn inside and out, backward and frontward.
Body Found On Marine Park, Brooklyn Shoreline Confirmed As Missing Autistic ManOfficials confirmed a 20-year-old autistic man was found dead in Brooklyn this week, some 44 days after he was reported missing.
Hofstra Research Could Lead To New Autism TreatmentsProfessor Keith Shafritz of Hofstra University and a team of medical scientists found a pointed difference in the way blood flows to specific brain regions, between those with and without autism.
Republican Party Takes On The Politics Of Vaccinations In Wake Of Measles OutbreakThe measles outbreak that started at Disneyland has now spread to 14 states and health officials in our area are doing all they can to keep the virus contained.
Sen. Schumer Calls For National 'Avonte's Law' To Track Autistic ChildrenU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced a push Monday for a National “Avonte’s Law” to create a program where parents can always know where their children are.
Battle Over 'Return Home New Jersey' Program Reaches State LegislatorsThere is new hope for those fighting against the controversial program called "Return Home New Jersey.”
Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
Autism To Take Center Stage At Carnegie Hall Benefit ConcertAutism will take center stage at Carnegie Hall on December 4 at an all-star concert of The American Christmas carol to benefit Kate Winslet's Golden Hat Foundation.