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Hearing Impairment (INACTIVE)

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  • New free music program for Allentown youth to give its first concert -- also free

     
    A program at Allentown Symphony Hall that gives children from inner-city Allentown Schools free instruction in music will conclude its first year with a free concert at the venue. Allentown Symphony Hall The children of El Sistema Lehigh Valley will......
  • Orangewood Christian girl makes U.S. women’s deaf soccer team

     
    Orangewood Christian junior Madison Taylor has been selected to the United States women’s deaf soccer team, which will take part in the World Deaf Games in Turkey this summer. Taylor wears no hearing aid and is profoundly deaf in her left ear. She...
  • Blankner registrar wins Support Person of the Year award

     
    Sheryl Scherr, the registrar at Orange County's Blankner School, has been named the district's Support Person of the Year for 2013. Scherr, who has worked at Blankner for 16 years, serves as the school's homeless liaison and works closely with students...
  • “Switched at Birth” episode to be broadcast entirely in American Sign Language

     
    Switched at Birth: “Uprising” airs Monday, March 4, at 8pm ET on ABC Family. For those worried about the prospect of watching an hour of television entirely in sign language — that means no voices or ambient noise — Switched at...
  • Orleans Parish

    September 4, 2012 6:08 PM EINSTEIN CHARTER SCHOOL TO RE-OPEN TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 Please announce: Students should report for school at Einstein Elementary Charter School tomorrow, Wednesday, September 5 by 8am.   --------------------...
  • St. Bernard Parish

    September 3, 2012 5:26 PM The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development's (DOTD) Crescent City Connection Division (CCCD) resumed ferry service at its Lower Algiers/Chalmette route yesterday. The ferry is currently operating on its normal 6:...
  • KY3 Closed Captioning Information

    KY3 offers close captioning for our deaf and hearing impaired viewers. We are the only station to provide live closed captioning during our 5pm, 6pm and 10pm newscasts. Severe weather cut-ins are live closed captioned on KY3 and The Ozarks CW.    ...
  • Military veterans with hearing or speech loss now eligible for telecommunications equipment

    Military veterans with hearing or speech loss now eligible for telecommunications equipment
    The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) and Virginia Relay have announced that military veterans living with a hearing or speech loss are now automatically eligible for telecommunications equipment through Virginia's Technology...
  • Saturday yard sale at WHS canceled

    Due to the deaths of two Williamsport High School students, the Williamsport Blue Band Boosters have canceled their annual Yard Sale Extravaganza, which was to be held Saturday.  The boosters appreciate the community’s continued support of...
  • Doctors work to identify, treat hearing loss in young children

    Doctors work to identify, treat hearing loss in young children
    Fisher Garver is just like one of the three million other children under 18 who are living with some form of hearing loss. Doctors are now working to identify and treat hearing loss in infants. There are a number of risk factors which could put a child'...
  • U of H students develop new device that translates sign language

    U of H students develop new device that translates sign language
    Ever spent a day without hearing a sound?  Many Americans do and a determined group of students from University of Houston has created a device called 'my voice'.  Hoping to make it available within a year, it will read American Sign Language and will...
  • On the Town: Elvis and Marilyn come to party

    On the Town: Elvis and Marilyn come to party
    While many Burbankers are aware that Elvis Presley rehearsed and recorded at Burbank's NBC Sound Studios back in 1968, far fewer know that for a short time in 1947, Marilyn Monroe was a Burbank resident living on South Avon Street. These two cultural...