| May 6, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Name: Ronna Fisher, Au.D
Name of business: Hearing Health Center
Describe what you do.
We provide patients with the ability to, once again, participate in activities they ceased enjoying (movies, bridge, theater,...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Raymond Smith Jr. has been trying for nearly two decades to make the movie industry listen to the needs of the deaf and hard of hearing.
This month, the senior executive at Regal Entertainment Group will come closer to his goal.
His company, the...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Verizon Wireless customers can now send a text message to 911 for emergency help.
A 9-1-1 text alert pilot program will be launched today throughout Frederick County and six other counties across the Northeast. The service is designed to enable those...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Trey Wilson can't hear the crowd applaud when he scores a goal, and he has scored quite a few since he discovered hockey was a perfect outlet for his energy.
The 25-year-old left wing from Riverside was born deaf, which means he can't hear the crunch of...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:26 PM
It's not uncommon in life to hear — but not actually listen. Ask any long-married couple. Or the parent of a toddler. Or, for that matter, the parent of a teenager.
Humankind, in fact, has made rather an art of communication in which the true...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:30 PM
In the intellectually raucous British household of Nina Raine's "Tribes," family members don't so much talk as assault each other with monologues.
The dinner table cacophony consists of scraps of debate, ironic jabs, aesthetic proclamations, academic...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:46 AM
There has been a lot of news about medical tests lately. Physicians are coming out against unnecessary testing and screenings to save patients time, money and health risks.
As a senior, how do you know which tests or screenings you should have done, and...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 2:17 PM
There were no deaf children where I grew up, no deaf children where I went to school.
There was no hearing impairment I can remember in my family, no deaf personnel serving in the military where I was assigned.
So it's no surprise that I was also...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:23 AM
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......
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Paying tribute: A statue of the late Steve Jobs has been unveiled in a technology park in Budapest, Hungary. (Los Angeles Times) Genius: Experts say Ludwig van Beethoven's gradual deafness may have influenced his music. (BBC News) They're in the......
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
TribLocal and The Mash, the Chicago Tribune’s weekly newspaper and website for teenagers in the city and suburbs, has been checking in with area high …...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Deaf West Theatre has named a new artistic director to succeed its retiring founder, Ed Waterstreet....