Walk for autism set for Laurel, September 8th

    Sponsored by Autism Speaks, an advocacy and research organization, the event will be held at the Laurel Sports Complex, 203 East 8th Street, in Laurel. The 5-kilometer, non-competitive walk through Laurel will begin with registration at 1 p.m. and opening ceremonies at 2 p.m.

    There is no registration fee or minimum donation to participate, but donations are encouraged.

    This year’s event is the third-annual walk. The event raised $25,000 in its first year in 2011. Donations more than tripled to $90,000 raised last year, Gould said.

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