Special Olympics

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NightSide – Thank You NightSide Nation

BOSTON (CBS) – Back in December, NightSide held the second annual Charity Showcase. (http://boston.cbslocal.com/2015/01/30/nightside-the-2nd-annual-nightside-charity-showcase/ Mikayla Ramsdell was on that show, raising money for New Hampshire Special Olympics. She was just $400 short of her $5,000 […]

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Special Olympics Massachusetts is hosting its 2012 Summer Games in Boston this weekend.

Special Olympics 2012 Summer Games Kick Off In Boston

Special Olympics Massachusetts is hosting its 2012 Summer Games in Boston this weekend.


Special Olympics in Lawrence

Carl Stevens’ Journal: Special Olympics

Student-athletes from across the Merrimack Valley gathered Wednesday at the Lawrence High School football field, the site of the 14th annual Special Olympics Games for that region.


A man prepares to rappel off the roof of the Hyatt Regency Boston to raise money for the Special Olympics.

100 Go “Over The Edge” For Special Olympics

Dozens rappelled off the roof of the Hyatt Regency in Boston for charity.


(Photo courtesy: Special Olympics Massachusetts/Facebook)

Mass. Special Olympics At Harvard, BU This Weekend

More than 2,200 athletes from around Massachusetts will be in Boston this weekend for the 2011 Special Olympics Summer Games.


Hundreds of people took part in the annual Polar Plunge at Revere Beach on Saturday.

Brave Souls Take Polar Plunge At Revere Beach

It seems like it is becoming a surefire way to raise money for charity: taking a dip in the freezing-cold ocean.


Sargent Shriver at his brother-in-law Sen. Edward Kennedy's funeral in 2009. (credit: BRIAN SNYDER/AFP/Getty Images)

R. Sargent Shriver Dies At Age 95

R. Sargent Shriver, the Kennedy in-law who was Peace Corps director in John F. Kennedy’s administration and George McGovern’s running-mate in 1972, has died.


R. Sargent Shriver (Photo by Brian Snyder-Pool/Getty Images)

Sargent Shriver In Critical Condition

A family spokeswoman says former Peace Corps director and vice-presidential nominee R. Sargent Shriver is in critical condition in a hospital in Maryland.