Sept. 10, 2016 marked the seventh annual Down Syndrome Awareness Walk for the Ups of Downs, Tri-State Down Syndrome Support Group, with 303 people at Hammond Park, including those with Down Syndrome, their families, friends, and supporters, in order to raise awareness for the genetic condition. Attendees enjoyed food and refreshments, a Chinese auction, door prizes and bounce houses for the children after a walk around the park and ceremony where each child with Down Syndrome was awarded a medal for participating. (Submitted photo)