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The Alpena News
Water Warriors make 26th benefit rideMackinaw City to the Alpena Small Boat Harbor, according to Taylor Baroli, deve
Water Warriors make 26th benefit ride
The Alpena News / Posted 21 minutes ago
Mackinaw City to the Alpena Small Boat Harbor, according to Taylor Baroli, development and special events coordinator for Special Olympics. Just after 3:30 p.m. the Alpena County Sheriff Department water patrol escorted the group into the harbor,... Read more
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Wakefield Today
National success for OliverChampionships at the Wales National Pool, Swansea. The competition, now in its
National success for Oliver
Wakefield Today / Posted an hour ago
Championships at the Wales National Pool, Swansea. The competition, now in its 11th year, was hosted by MENCAP Sport and Special Olympics Great Britain - two national charities providing quality sporting opportunities for athletes with learning... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Governor Pat McCrory honors volunteers for their serviceThey are active in the community and the entire plant was eager to help with th
Governor Pat McCrory honors volunteers for their service
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
They are active in the community and the entire plant was eager to help with the project of making a cauldron for the Special Olympics. When they heard about the need, CPM Wolverine Proctor employees went to work. Material and labor costs for... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Historyfamily ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Na
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 hours ago
family ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi. First lady Michelle Obama opened the Special Olympics at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles. Cole Hamels became the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Fowler, Rush and LFC Foundation support Special Olympicsparticipant, Louis, who attends a number of the programmes in San Jose, said: “
Fowler, Rush and LFC Foundation support Special Olympics
Liverpool FC / Posted 6 hours ago
participant, Louis, who attends a number of the programmes in San Jose, said: “Coming here and playing sports with Special Olympics has really changed my life, because in high school I had a chance to play sports but I hung with the wrong... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco / Posted 9 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 9 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pleasantville
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Pleasantville / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Tarrytown
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Tarrytown / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Peekskill
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Peekskill / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Lewisboro
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Lewisboro / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ossining
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchesterskills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies an
Katonah Couple Brings Joy To Special Needs Kids, Adults In Westchester
The Daily Voice - Ossining / Posted 10 hours ago
skills, developing friendships, correcting social of behavioral deficiencies and having fun. Program options include: Special Olympics training and competition in a variety of sports, art and music therapy, community trips, vacation programs,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How a Playboy playmate's cruel body-shaming stunt turned into a viral triumph for 'ordinary' womenas president of Habitat in college for two years,” Henry wrote. “This body may
How a Playboy playmate's cruel body-shaming stunt turned into a viral triumph for 'ordinary' women
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 hours ago
as president of Habitat in college for two years,” Henry wrote. “This body may be fat, but it has volunteered at the local Special Olympics swim meet for 15 years and sat through classes to become a certified foster parent. This body may be fat,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Prime Minister lists wife's traveltravel was related to invitations from Puttinu Cares, The European Organisation
Prime Minister lists wife's travel
Times of Malta / Posted 14 hours ago
travel was related to invitations from Puttinu Cares, The European Organisation for Rare Diseases, AIDS/LifeCycle and Special Olympics. One of the trips was for the canonisation of Pope john Paul II where, on a government invitation, a... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historyfamily ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Na
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 hours ago
family ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi. First lady Michelle Obama opened the Special Olympics at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles. Cole Hamels became the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 25, 2016family ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Na
This day in history, July 25, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
family ties during a news conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi. First lady Michelle Obama opened the Special Olympics at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles. Cole Hamels became the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Huge turnout for River City Comic Confor movie showings and discussions. A portion of the event's ticket sales were
Huge turnout for River City Comic Con
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
for movie showings and discussions. A portion of the event's ticket sales were also being donated to Washington County Special Olympics, he said. Dressed as Captain America, Greg Brewster, of Charleston, was attending Sunday's event as a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Jennifer D. Brittonof Ripley High School, and was employed by the Jackson County Development Cente
Jennifer D. Britton
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
of Ripley High School, and was employed by the Jackson County Development Center for a few years. Jennifer was involved in Special Olympics and was Miss Photogenic in a beauty contest for Special Needs Children. She would always cheer up friends... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
River City Comic Con packs a punch in Mariettafor movie showings and discussions. A portion of the event's ticket sales were
River City Comic Con packs a punch in Marietta
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for movie showings and discussions. A portion of the event's ticket sales were also being donated to Washington County Special Olympics, he said. Dressed as Captain America, Greg Brewster, of Charleston, was attending Sunday's event as a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Lexus Long Drive: Special Olympics Skills Challengeto call themselves champions. “Our athletes are eight and above so this event
Lexus Long Drive: Special Olympics Skills Challenge
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
to call themselves champions. “Our athletes are eight and above so this event actually has a lot of 8-year-olds," noted Special Olympics Area 5 Director Katie Grisham. "It’s a good way to come in and get introduced to the Special Olympics. At... Read more
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Calgary Sun
First responders spend weekend on roof of Airdrie Walmart in support of Special Olympicsa hefty sum of dollars for a good cause. Roughly $5,000 raised Friday and Satu
First responders spend weekend on roof of Airdrie Walmart in support of Special Olympics
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
a hefty sum of dollars for a good cause. Roughly $5,000 raised Friday and Saturday for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Alberta, and Free the Finest event coordinator Melisa Eye said more money was expected by the time said... Read more
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Daily Journal
Local sports calendarwith any questions. ARC Sharks The Cumberland County ARC Sharks just finished
Local sports calendar
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
with any questions. ARC Sharks The Cumberland County ARC Sharks just finished a successful 2015 Special Olympics swim season and are looking for sponsors to help purchase new swimsuits and other gear. If interested in... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Chesapeake Sheriff inducted into Special Olympics Virginia Hall of FameCHESAPEAKE, Va. – Sheriff Jim O’Sullivan was inducted to the Special Olympics V
Chesapeake Sheriff inducted into Special Olympics Virginia Hall of Fame
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Sheriff Jim O’Sullivan was inducted to the Special Olympics Virginia Hall of Fame Saturday afternoon. Sheriff O’Sullivan held the seat of State Chair for the Special Olympics Virginia Torch Run in 2014. The Chesapeake Sheriff’s... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Combs stresses clients' independencehe said. "I'm able to multitask, lead, supervise and motivate." Combs has seve
Combs stresses clients' independence
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
he said. "I'm able to multitask, lead, supervise and motivate." Combs has seven years of experience volunteering with Special Olympics in multiple states and the Philippines. He helped coordinate events, set up games, coach and encourage the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Tri-State woman learns the ropes, gets a sneak peek at Henderson rodeo.Baird, 23, loves to ride horses and the Henderson woman is good at it. She meda
Tri-State woman learns the ropes, gets a sneak peek at Henderson rodeo.
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
Baird, 23, loves to ride horses and the Henderson woman is good at it. She medaled three years in a row at the Kentucky Special Olympics. She earned bronze, silver and gold medals. But, it took time to get to where she is today. "Oh my, when... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
NSU football hosts “Spartan Kickoff 2016”NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk State football teamed up with the Special Olympics and t
NSU football hosts “Spartan Kickoff 2016”
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk State football teamed up with the Special Olympics and the Norfolk and Chesapeake Sheriff's office to host a friendly-turned-competitive kickball game. "When our guys get the opporutinity to compete with Special Olympians, it... Read more
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Surrey Leader
SPECIAL OLYMPICS: Surrey teen wins in boys' shot putMalcolm Borsoi secured the gold medal in boys' shot put in the Special Olympics
SPECIAL OLYMPICS: Surrey teen wins in boys' shot put
Surrey Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Malcolm Borsoi secured the gold medal in boys' shot put in the Special Olympics category on Saturday with a distance of 9.94 metres. The teen also grabbed the gold in the 800-metre, 400-metre and long jump, as well as silver in the 100- and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
SWIMMING: Medals awarded in the pool (with video)JC Drygasuk (Zone 6, boys 400m freestyle) - Alek Cakalj (Zone 5, 50m butterfly
SWIMMING: Medals awarded in the pool (with video)
Abbotsford News / Posted 2 days ago
JC Drygasuk (Zone 6, boys 400m freestyle) - Alek Cakalj (Zone 5, 50m butterfly) - Aly White (Zone 6, girls 50m backstroke special olympics) - Michael Beckman (Zone 5, boys 50m backstroke SO) - Mareya Valeva (Zone 6, girls 100m butterfly) -... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Knights of Columbus barbecues for gold medalJEFFERSON CITY - The Jefferson City Knights of Columbus hosted a barbecue fundr
Knights of Columbus barbecues for gold medal
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY - The Jefferson City Knights of Columbus hosted a barbecue fundraiser for the country's first Special Olympics training facility to be built in Missouri's capital next year. "The Knights of Columbus and Special Olympics have been... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Tour 2016 - Ledley's Singapore stopoverthe Kidzania Stadium, and Ledley officially opened the arena, refereeing a 6-a-
Tour 2016 - Ledley's Singapore stopover
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 2 days ago
the Kidzania Stadium, and Ledley officially opened the arena, refereeing a 6-a-side football match between youngsters from Special Olympics Singapore and the Children’s Society of Singapore. Below: Spurs TV special - Ledley referees at... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Eugene WatkinsRehabilitation CI. He loved swimming and baseball, and was a member of the silv
Eugene Watkins
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Rehabilitation CI. He loved swimming and baseball, and was a member of the silver medal baseball team at the International Special Olympics in 1986. Eugene was also an avid fan of Elvis, singing "Love Me Tender" to his parents on their 50th wedding... Read more
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The News & Observer
A cheerleader, a basketball player and why they deserve more timea proposal to allow students who are in the full-time exceptional children’s pr
A cheerleader, a basketball player and why they deserve more time
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
a proposal to allow students who are in the full-time exceptional children’s program and who qualify to participate in Special Olympics to compete after eight semesters Max Van Name has been a runner for both cross country and track, as well... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Yazaki volunteer group donates $44K to charitySikhcess (http://www.sikhcess.org/) • The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (http
Yazaki volunteer group donates $44K to charity
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Sikhcess (http://www.sikhcess.org/) • The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (http://www.svdpusa.org/) • Special Olympics Michigan (http://www.somi.org/) The submission that won the first place prize of $8,000 was the NOAH... Read more
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Abbotsford News
SWIMMING: Opening race kicks off competitionBoys 400 IM, Mixed 50 Breast Para-swimming Multi-Class, Mixed 100 Breast Para-s
SWIMMING: Opening race kicks off competition
Abbotsford News / Posted 3 days ago
Boys 400 IM, Mixed 50 Breast Para-swimming Multi-Class, Mixed 100 Breast Para-swimming Multi-Class, Girls 100 Breast Special Olympics, Boys 100 Breast Special Olympics, Girls 50 Free Prelims, Boys 50 Free Prelims, Girls 100 Breast Prelims,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Saturday and Sunday's area sports calendar and upcoming area eventsSt. in Houma) from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration ends on Aug. 5. For informatio
Saturday and Sunday's area sports calendar and upcoming area events
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
St. in Houma) from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration ends on Aug. 5. For information, call 873-6584. Saturday. A morning of Special Olympics events is set for Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bourg Recreation Center located at 4411 Eldred Street in Bourg.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Saturday and Sunday's area sports calendar and upcoming area eventsSt. in Houma) from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration ends on Aug. 5. For informatio
Saturday and Sunday's area sports calendar and upcoming area events
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
St. in Houma) from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration ends on Aug. 5. For information, call 873-6584. Saturday. A morning of Special Olympics events is set for Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bourg Recreation Center located at 4411 Eldred Street in Bourg.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Expectations for the Upcoming Democratic National ConventionJuly 21, from 5pm - 9pm, Chili’s Restaurant in Carson City will be hosting a Ti
Expectations for the Upcoming Democratic National Convention
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
July 21, from 5pm - 9pm, Chili’s Restaurant in Carson City will be hosting a Tip-a-Cop event with proceeds benefiting Special Olympics Nevada. Local law enforcement will be volunteering as celebrity waiters delivering food and drinks to... Read more
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FOX News
Special Olympian gives gold medal to doctor who saved his lifesymptoms. He believes that if Yang hadn’t trusted him, he could have died. Ins
Special Olympian gives gold medal to doctor who saved his life
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
symptoms. He believes that if Yang hadn’t trusted him, he could have died. Instead, Garcia returned to training for the Special Olympics and recently presented Yang with a gold medal that he won at the Special Olympics state finals. “It was a... Read more
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FOX News
Free checkups helping Special Olympics athletes stay healthyAngeles by the thousands to run, jump and swim and to play such team sports as
Free checkups helping Special Olympics athletes stay healthy
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Angeles by the thousands to run, jump and swim and to play such team sports as soccer and softball. This week, however, Special Olympics athletes from around the world also are taking part in what could be called the Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Janet L (Youmell) CharlandA Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, at S
Janet L (Youmell) Charland
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, at St. Alphonsus Church in Tupper Lake. Family will greet guests prior to the Mass. Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the Special Oly... Read more
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The Times Leader
Italian Heritage Fstival opens today in Heritage Portkicks off bright and early at 9 a.m. The tournament features teams from Belco W
Italian Heritage Fstival opens today in Heritage Port
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
kicks off bright and early at 9 a.m. The tournament features teams from Belco Works, a local employment services nonprofit, Special Olympics and other community agencies. The games continue Friday evening with a corn bag toss tournament. Teams may... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Saturday's Sports Calendarmust have a signed permission form from their parents. A bake sale will accompa
Today and Saturday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
must have a signed permission form from their parents. A bake sale will accompany the blood drive. Saturday. A morning of Special Olympics events is set for Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bourg Recreation Center located at 4411 Eldred Street in Bourg.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Saturday's Sports Calendarmust have a signed permission form from their parents. A bake sale will accompa
Today and Saturday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
must have a signed permission form from their parents. A bake sale will accompany the blood drive. Saturday. A morning of Special Olympics events is set for Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bourg Recreation Center located at 4411 Eldred Street in Bourg.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
GALLERY: Knight, Brown attend NBA Cares with Special Olympics PHand Boston Celtics legend Dee Brown capped off their week-long visit to the Phi
GALLERY: Knight, Brown attend NBA Cares with Special Olympics PH
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
and Boston Celtics legend Dee Brown capped off their week-long visit to the Philippines with an NBA Cares Clinic with Special Olympics Philippines Thursday at TriNoma Activity Center. Here are the photos of the event: NBA Cares event with... Read more
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Mission City Record
Sound of a one-man band comes to Mission's Twilight stageits Art in the Park. Local artists and artisans will be on the gazebo highlight
Sound of a one-man band comes to Mission's Twilight stage
Mission City Record / Posted 3 days ago
its Art in the Park. Local artists and artisans will be on the gazebo highlighting the talent Mission has to offer. The concert gets underway at 7 p.m. and the parking is free, thanks to the hard-working folks from the Mission Special Olympics t... Read more
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dna
Lack of govt support: National Para-athlete meets Sports Minister Vijay Goel for jobthe way from Jharkhand to the national capital in order to become self-dependen
Lack of govt support: National Para-athlete meets Sports Minister Vijay Goel for job
dna / Posted 4 days ago
the way from Jharkhand to the national capital in order to become self-dependent. "I am now playing badminton. I play in Special Olympics as well as in Para Olympics. I am playing national games from last 19 years and I am not getting any... Read more
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