Education, Entertainment, Health

Dorsey Keith, Parkvile High student with Autism, voted Homecoming King

PARKVILLE, MD—A feelgood story for the ages went down at Parkville High School last weekend. On Saturday, some 800 students not only celebrated their homecoming dance, but they also celebrated and embraced their incredibly diverse student body. Th students elected Dorsey Keith IV, a student with Autism, as this year’s Homecoming King. According to the school, Dorsey is well liked …


Health, Politics, Sci-Tech

Frosh joins bipartisan coalition seeking congressional support for autism services

BALTIMORE, MD – Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh on Thursday announced he would be joining a bipartisan coalition of 47 attorneys general calling upon Congress to authorize the Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support (CARES) Act of 2019. This legislation provides ongoing federal support for research into autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and services to those affected by these …


Catapult Learning’s Little Leaves opens new behavioral health center in White Marsh

Little Leaves Behavioral Services, a division of Catapult Learning and a leading provider of center-based behavioral health services for children, today announced the opening of its new center in White Marsh, Maryland. Little Leaves is dedicated to helping children with social, communication, and behavioral challenges grow and succeed so that they can actively participate in their families and communities. The …

Perry Hall Library to host monthly program for children with special needs

The Perry Hall Library will be debuting a new program for children with special needs. Beginning this Saturday, September 1, the Perry Hall branch will host Sensory Story Time Saturdays, a monthly interactive story time that welcomes children of all abilities, but is especially designed for children ages 2 to 11 with special needs. The program is geared toward children …