Service Dog Complaint to go Before Judge

EUGENE, Ore. –  A local woman says she was asked to leave a local business because her service dogs were not allowed inside. Now, more than a year later, her complaint will go before a judge. Michel Hilt-Hayden says she is a person with disabilities whose rights to public access were denied. The complaint says … Continue reading »

Employment Agency Helps Vets, Disabled

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new employment agency is helping veterans and people with disabilities find jobs. The company, Blue Sun Inc., works just like any other employment agency: employers hire the company to match them with employees. Blue Sun Inc. says disabled people are still skilled and talented, but that the word “disability” creates some … Continue reading »

DanceAbility Celebrates 25 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — A local organization is turning 25 and celebrating with a big fundraiser Friday. DanceAbility International is known for its work with able-bodied and disabled dancers. There are now certified DanceAbility teachers in 37 countries. The auction and performance will start at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the lobby of the Broadway Commerce Center … Continue reading »