Some autism activists are calling for a social media shutdown to raise awareness. Others say the idea just silences the already quiet. Published October 31 2010
Saturday's first annual Eunice Kennedy Shriver Challenge promises fun, inspiration — and wonderful stories of friendship. Published October 22 2010
When it comes to autism, local organizations such as Pathfinders for Autism are doing very practical, needed work. Published October 19 2010
From Peter the Wild Boy to his own 2-year-old son, author Paul Collins creates fascinating word portraits of autists throughout history. Published October 13 2010
Too many children and young adults are in pain. Bullying has to stop. Published October 4 2010
When Jean had her first child in 2001, "autism" was about the scariest word she could think of. Six years later when her second child was diagnosed with PDD-NOS, a form of autism, she was just happy to have a ...Read More
The “Silver Tsunami” created by aging Baby Boomers is hitting America. Let’s explore how we adjust to it, enjoy it and defy negative expectations about age.
Inherent in the holiday season is an abundance of societal expectations for experiencing happiness and joy.
For some people, the holiday season is a time when stress levels run particularly high.
Thanksgiving Day in America is traditionally celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November every year.
Thanksgiving is a highly anticipated American tradition when family and friends come together for a celebratory feast
Find the latest news and happening that effect those in the Washington D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland Metro region.
Notes from a running nerd: musings and more on all things running.
NFL junkie Eric Golub reports on his favorite obsession. There is no football offseason. Every February he pretends to care about other sports while sobbing uncontrollably each Sunday until September.
The cold hard truth about politics in America today and the state of this once great nation.
Politics, economics, and business from a real world perspective.