With their entire family in tow, including 6-month-old twins Shane and Wyatt, the Waksmunski family of Mahoning Township recently joined close to 1,000 others for the 11th Annual Lehigh Valley Buddy Walk in Breinigsville at Valley Preferred Cycling Center/Rodale Fitness Park.

Visit the TIMES NEWS Special Report link "Down syndrome: A family's journey," located on the left side of the front homepage, to read the complete story, as well as chapters 1 and 2 of the Waksmunski's family story.