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Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Seniors & People with Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

Nursing home resident missing
Canton Repository
3/7/2021

'You deserve dignity': Dozens rally against ableism, hidden camera in East High School care room
Wisconsin State Journal
3/7/2021

For the first time, most COVID deaths in Charlotte aren't in nursing homes
Charlotte Observer
3/6/2021

Disability rights groups settle with Idaho Legislature over COVID-19 risks
Idaho Statesman
3/6/2021

What penalties have IL nursing homes faced for serious citations in COVID inspections?
Belleville News-Democrat
3/6/2021

Southwest IL nursing home's 'systemic failures' resulted in 8 COVID deaths, state says
Belleville News-Democrat
3/6/2021

People with disabilities get more clarity with state vaccine plan but gaps remain
Free Press
3/5/2021

Santa Cruz state beaches double available wheelchair inventory
Santa Cruz Sentinel
3/5/2021

COVID-19 update: Nursing home infections, deaths plummet in Pa.
Patriot-News
3/4/2021

County, state officials to meet over nursing home visitation
Meadville Tribune
3/4/2021

Vocational training left out in loosened health orders
The Brandon Sun
3/4/2021

Biogen plots $200 million expansion in Research Triangle Park that will add dozens of jobs
News & Observer
3/4/2021

'It's like there's no closure': A year into the coronavirus, the grief at Washington nursing homes still feels raw
Seattle Times
3/3/2021

Avamere receives five-star rating from Medicare
Sequim Gazette
3/3/2021

Bemidji resident reappointed to state council
Bemidji Pioneer
3/3/2021

Poster contest encourages inclusion during Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Canton Repository
3/3/2021

Michigan ready to open COVID-19 vaccine to people over age 50
The Detroit News
3/3/2021

Pa. House leader wants probe into Wolf administration's actions on nursing homes, COVID
Beaver County Times
3/2/2021

EDITORIAL: Whitmer's nursing home data should be examined
The Detroit News
3/2/2021

Centerville wants to pave trails at Stubbs Park
Dayton Daily News
3/2/2021

Disneyland Super POD to close to create drive-thru option
Orange County Register
3/2/2021

Los Angeles nursing home settles lawsuit after being accused of ‘dumping’ residents for more lucrative COVID-19 patients
The New York Daily News
3/2/2021

Whitmer: Nursing homes can reopen to visitors under new public health order
Detroit Free Press
3/2/2021

Cuomo's nursing-home coverup needs to be fully investigated
The Business Journal
3/1/2021

Developmental Disability inclusion focus of March
Star Beacon
3/1/2021

Pa. House leader wants probe into Wolf administration's actions on nursing homes, COVID
Beaver County Times
3/1/2021

'Because You Love Me': Slapout's Jessica Meuse concert for Bethesda airing tonight at 7 p.m.
Montgomery Advertiser
3/1/2021

William O'Boyle: Casey introduces legislation to protect nursing home residents and workers
Times Leader
2/28/2021

EDITORIAL: Real progress at nursing homes is a welcome covid success story
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
2/28/2021

Warren amputee who helped others with disabilities died of COVID-19
Detroit Free Press
2/28/2021

Some Seattle Public Schools educators labeled 'essential' to fast-track their return to classrooms
Seattle Times
2/28/2021

Casey introduces legislation to protect nursing home residents and workers
Times Leader
2/28/2021

MDI, a pioneer in workforce inclusion, seeks further expansion
Star Tribune
2/28/2021

McCaskey cancels spring musical 'Hairspray' after students raise concerns about insensitive language
Intelligencer Journal
2/28/2021

OHIO COVID-19 Update: Vaccine Distribution, Nursing Home Cases Drop, School Model Update
La Prensa
2/27/2021

COVID communication is key for Lewis County nursing home
Watertown Daily Times
2/27/2021

Seattle school district labels some educators as 'essential' to bring them back to classrooms ahead of reopening agreement with union
Seattle Times
2/27/2021

Health advocates warn Minnesota's COVID-19 vaccine priorities ignore high-risk individuals
Star Tribune
2/27/2021

Kudos to the state for increasing nursing home vaccinations, but it must do much more to protect seniors | PennLive Editorial
Patriot-News
2/26/2021

EDITORIAL: Bennet rolls out Medicare-X to another collective yawn
Gazette
2/26/2021

A nurse who needs healing
The Star
2/26/2021

Tax aids and benefits for persons with disabilities
Trail Daily Times
2/26/2021

Prominent RI families' links to slavery; one nursing home's COVID fight
Providence Journal
2/26/2021

Other states crack down after COVID-19 nursing home deaths. Indiana not so much.
Indianapolis Star
2/26/2021

Opportunity Enterprises rebranding shredding operation, expanding into electronics recycling and computer repair
Times
2/26/2021

County cuts some positions at nursing home
Meadville Tribune
2/25/2021

Medicare from birth | Letter
Journal of the San Juan Islands
2/25/2021

Disability Rights Connecticut claims Connecticut’s age-based rollout is discriminatory, files civil rights complaint
Hartford Courant
2/25/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes with signs of hope
Springfield News-Sun
2/25/2021

After nursing home vaccinations, Kansas has fewer COVID clusters and hospitalizations
Wichita Eagle
2/25/2021

Eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine expands in Illinois
The State Journal-Register
2/25/2021

For 25 years, Wilmington nonprofit Canines for Service has helped train, place service dogs
Star-News
2/25/2021

Weymouth nursing home holdout accepts vaccine 'to help protect the others'
The Patriot Ledger
2/24/2021

Sisters sue Missoula nursing home for mother's COVID death
Missoulian
2/24/2021

Artist Riva Lehrer paints portraits of people with disabilities — minus the mock heroics, the ‘freak show’ or the toxic staring
Chicago Tribune
2/24/2021

Paris unanimously supports anti-masking resolution, citing American Disabilities Act
Sun Journal
2/24/2021

Whitmer: Michigan could ease nursing home visitation restrictions as early as next week
Detroit Free Press
2/24/2021

RiverView has offered cardiac stress testing since the 1990s, highlights availability
Crookston Daily Times
2/24/2021

Philly weed entrepreneur fights breast cancer with chemo and medical marijuana. But should everyone?
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/24/2021

DNRT seeks community input on equipment for people with disabilities
The Standard Times
2/24/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes
Hamilton Journal News
2/23/2021

Gov. DeWine updates on vaccines, nursing homes
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
2/23/2021

More veterans, seniors, people with disabilities could qualify for property tax exemptions under House bill
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

In-person school for young Seattle kids won't begin until 'at least' March 8, district says
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

Wolf touts ‘milestone’ in nursing home COVID-19 vaccinations, but acknowledges gaps in reaching some seniors
Patriot-News
2/23/2021

EDITORIAL: Sacramento lawmakers still waste time on trivial legislation
Orange County Register
2/23/2021

"We did what we had to do": COVID-related money, emotional strains take toll on Piedmont nursing homes
Times-News
2/22/2021

We Care: Single mother needs a coat
Missoulian
2/22/2021

SC's state director over disabilities, special needs fired by agency's board
State
2/22/2021

No injuries at Minerva nursing home fire
Canton Repository
2/22/2021

NYC movie theaters to reopen, latest nursing home COVID visitation rules: Cuomo
The New York Daily News
2/22/2021

Autism Society of Greater Akron Summit to host national, local experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccine
Akron Beacon Journal
2/22/2021

'How many people will have to die?': Coronavirus worsens gaps in nursing home care
Santa Cruz Sentinel
2/21/2021

Bill seeks closure of John Manchin Center, three other state-run nursing homes
Times West Virginian
2/20/2021

Families want answers as Cuomo loosens nursing home visitation restrictions
Buffalo News
2/20/2021

At Able Coffee, the blend is confidence and purpose -- and some fine beans
Orange County Register
2/20/2021

Pickets draw attention to quality of care at nursing homes in New York
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
2/19/2021

Pennsylvania should open up nursing homes to visitors: ‘What they are doing to our seniors is despicable’
Morning Call
2/19/2021

Lime launches new fleet of adaptive e-scooters in San Francisco
San Francisco Examiner
2/19/2021

Five moments in which Dole helped shape Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal
2/19/2021

COVID-19 cases plummet in Kentucky nursing homes, a key target for the vaccine
Lexington Herald-Leader
2/19/2021

Visitors allowed back in N.Y. nursing homes as Cuomo claims he should have been ‘more aggressive’ in countering critics
The New York Daily News
2/19/2021

Nursing-Home Residents and Families Deserve Better
The Business Journal
2/18/2021

Jess Bengtson: Alzheimer's Dementia Education Week - Thoughts on Grandpa Jim and those who care for him
Crookston Daily Times
2/18/2021

$27 a day: West Kelowna woman challenges WorkSafeBC compensation rates
Kelowna Capital News
2/18/2021

Daytona State case proves we need more work on the disability of addiction
News-Journal
2/18/2021

Opinion/Flynn: How will we care for baby boomers?
Providence Journal
2/18/2021

Gov. Holcomb signs bill providing COVID-19 liability protections to businesses, nursing homes
Indianapolis Star
2/18/2021

Rolling outages pose greater threat to disability community
Norman Transcript
2/18/2021

Key to keeping doctors from private health care is a strong B.C. Medicare: UBC prof
Abbotsford News
2/17/2021

OSHA investigates Covid-19 death of Buffalo man who worked at two nursing homes
Buffalo News
2/17/2021

Donations sought for Archbald woman facing cancer
Times-Tribune
2/17/2021

Story County ordinance could ban minors from using tanning beds; Stakeholders meeting to be held Wednesday
Ames Tribune
2/17/2021

Williamson County opens warming centers, supplying fuel to nursing homes
Austin American-Statesman
2/17/2021

Vaccine acceptance high in Hawaii nursing homes
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2/16/2021

After long months, families growing restless with not seeing loved ones in nursing homes
Joplin Globe
2/16/2021

Waterford woman's push makes handicapped-accessible beach walkway a reality
The Day
2/16/2021

Michigan set to distribute vaccines to health centers serving 'vulnerable' people
The Detroit News
2/16/2021

Hannah B.G. Shaw Home named Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report
The Standard Times
2/16/2021

Most New Yorkers approve of Cuomo handling of COVID amid nursing home controversy: Siena
The New York Daily News
2/16/2021