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'You can be who you are': The camp where no-one stares at the kids with Tourette's

'You can be who you are': The camp where no-one stares at the kids with Tourette's



2018-05-16T09:40:07+0000

"She doesn't feel like she belongs anywhere but here."

Living with Tourette's isn't easy for sufferers or their families because of the way people react to sudden outbursts of swearing or strange sounds and movements. But there's one place, once a year, where they can feel free



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18 minutes ago

NSW Police Force

A man has died following a two-vehicle crash in the state’s south today.

About 10.50am today, (Tuesday 22 May 2018), a 75-year-old man was driving on the Monaro Highway, seven kilometres north of Cooma, when his vehicle collided with another vehicle heading in the opposite direction.

The man died at the scene and his woman passenger was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The driver of the other vehicle will undergo mandatory testing.

Police from Monaro Police District are investigating the incident and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

The Monaro Highway remains closed.

No other details are available at this time.
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Sad news

RIP.

RIP another family destroyed and devastated

54 minutes ago

NSW Police Force

A man has been charged after another man’s skull was fractured at Forster yesterday.

About 12.30pm (Monday 21 May,) a 25-year-old man went to a house in Forster Keys and asked to speak a female occupant.

The occupants of the house, an 18-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman, refused to let the man inside; however, it’s alleged he climbed in through an open window.

The man became involved in an argument with the woman, who is known to him, that escalated into a physical fight.

The two men began to fight when it is further alleged the younger man was hit with as glass implement and had his finger bitten, almost severing it.

The 25-year-old man left the house and was stopped by police in Head Street where he became aggressive towards police. He refused treatment by NSW Ambulance paramedics and was arrested and taken to Port Macquarie Hospital for treatment for his injuries.

While he was being treated at the hospital, it is further alleged he spat at a nurse.

NSW Ambulance paramedics attended the house in Forster Keys and conveyed the younger man to Port Macquarie Hospital, where he is being treated for fractures to his skull and will undergo reconstruction surgery on his hand.

The 25-year-old man was taken to Port Macquarie Police Station and charged with assault (DV), assault, breach of AVO, special aggravated break and enter and malicious wounding.

He was refused bail at Taree Local Court and will be remanded in custody until his next appearance on 17 July 2018.
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Nasty !! Wonder if ice involved.

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2 hours ago

NSW Police Force

A man has died following a crash at Muswellbrook in the state’s Hunter region this morning.

Just before 10.30am (Tuesday 22 May 2018), emergency services attended New England Highway near the intersection of Sandy Creek Road after reports of a serious crash.

A Mazda sedan travelling north on the New England Highway and a horse transport truck travelling south collided.

The driver of the sedan, a 78-year-old local man, died at the scene.

The driver of the truck was not injured. A horse sustained a minor injury.

A crime scene has been established and inquiries and continuing.

A brief will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

The New England Highway is currently blocked in both directions and local diversions are in place.
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Sad news

Prayers go out to the family

Soo sad now the poor Cops have to tell the shatter family's and friends SLOW DOWN RIP

So sad RIP

2 hours ago

NSW Police Force

A woman has been assaulted during a store robbery in South Tamworth yesterday.

About 5.25pm on Monday (21 May 2018), a woman was working at a convenience store on Hillvue Road, when three men wearing dark-coloured hooded jumpers entered the store.

One of the men approached the woman, and a short struggle ensued, during which the woman was grabbed around the head.

The men took a cash drawer and were last seen heading west on Hillvue Road.

Officers from Oxley Police District attended and established a crime scene.

An extensive search of the area was conducted by police, with assistance from the Dog Unit; however, the males have not been found.

The woman was taken to Tamworth Base Hospital with minor injuries.

As inquiries into the incident continue, police would like to speak with anyone who may have information.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.
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And if we had concealed carry laws and people could own firearms and train with them and be educated on the laws behind firearms many of these issues wouldn’t be a problem

And if they got the guns from people it would end up with someone being hurt. Or killed

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Gai Jaidee please be careful cuz.

2 hours ago

NSW Police Force

A man has been extradited from Western Australia over an outstanding warrant in relation to an alleged aggravated indecent assault.

Police will allege that on Monday 1 January 2018, the 34-year-old man indecently assaulted a 12-year-old girl who was on a train with members of her family heading from Central Railway Station to Granville.

Following an investigation, police issued an arrest warrant for the man and he was arrested in Perth on Saturday 24 March 2018.

He was extradited on the same day to NSW where he was charged with aggravated indecent assault.

He appeared at Paramatta District Court on Friday 17 May 2018 and was refused bail.

He is due to reappear on Thursday 28 June 2018.
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I hear a lot about indecent assault, but is there such a thing as a decent assault? Anyway I'm glad he's caught. Fancy doing that near her family.

Bloody dog....

Give that rock spider 30 years plus 30 more for thinking he could get away with it, hope he cops it .. hard

2 hours ago

NSW Police Force

A person has died after a car crashed off the Pacific Highway and caught fire this morning, south of Grafton.

Emergency services were called to Glenugie, 10km south of Grafton, shortly before 9.30am today (Tuesday 22 May 2018), after a southbound hatchback ran off the highway and hit a tree.

The driver – and sole occupant – was trapped within the vehicle, which then caught fire.

Passers-by were unable to free the driver before the car was destroyed.

While the Pacific Highway remains open, traffic may be disrupted while crime scene officers examine the scene.

The identity of the driver is unknown.

Police have spoken with several motorists at the scene but are keen to hear from anyone with information or dashcam vision.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.
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Sad news

How terrible.

Sad news ):

Soo sad know the poor Cops have to go and shatter some poor family life as well then there turn to tell others SLOW DOWN

RIP

Too many cars catching fire ,way too many ! Do others notice this recent trend ? He could have survived if fire didn't start . More needs to b done about this issue. Sorry for this person n all family and others involved. ..sad very sad l

1 day ago

City of Sydney

Take a behind the scenes look at the newest public artwork for Green Square.

'While I Live I Will Grow' by Maria Fernanda Cardoso will be officially launched this Saturday 26 May.

Hear from Maria and explore the artwork for yourself at the Green Square community and cultural precinct launch facebook.com/events/101679907366775/
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BEAUTIFUL .................The Anthony Hordens Tree on the Razor Back Pass ....their company logo and motto

5 days ago

City of Sydney

Bet you'll never guess what's #1... 🐶

Hear more stories of our city's animal friends at tailsofsydneypodcast.com
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