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Blind Football Player Gets Chance To Play At Tulane University

Aaron Golub of Newton South High School has pinpoint accuracy when it comes to long snapping the football.

05/16/2014

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Blind Sled Dog Makes Incredible Comeback With Brother’s Help

When Gonzo first went blind, his brother didn’t treat him any different. But kennel workers said Poncho later realized his brother needed help and took on the role of guide dog.

01/25/2013

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‘Vision Of Beauty’ Gives Prom Dresses To Girls At Perkins School For The Blind

“Vision of Beauty” is a non-profit that raises money so every girl going to prom at the Perkins School for the Blind can have a dress.

05/30/2012

Jay Blake, a blind crew chief, brought his car to the Carroll Center In Newton.

Blind Crew Chief Inspires Kids To Follow Their Dreams

Jay Blake lost his sight in an accident and came to the Carroll Center For The Blind in Newton for rehab, where they told him to “follow your dream”.

08/11/2011

Chris Smith will be the first legally blind cyclist to ever ride the Pan-Mass Challenge.

First Legally Blind Cyclist To Take On Pan-Mass Challenge

Cyclists will pedal away from the start line of the Pan-Mass Challenge Saturday morning to raise money for cancer patients and research. Chris Smith will make history on this ride as the PMC’s first legally blind cyclist.

08/05/2011

Christopher Duffley performs at the Verizon Wireless Arena. (credit: YouTube)

Autistic, Blind NH Boy Sings For Thousands

Nine-year-old Christopher Duffley is blind and autistic and has his gift for singing has put him in front of large crowds to sing the national anthem.

03/16/2011

Driving while blind? Maybe, with new high-tech car

Could a blind person drive a car? Researchers are trying to make that far-fetched notion a reality.

07/02/2010