| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Preschool children, specifically the 2- to 5-year-old set, are notoriously picky eaters, and parents need to recognize that this is developmentally appropriate, although frustrating!
Preschool is an appropriate time to begin teaching children the...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Our leaders in Washington face tough budget issues ("Obama budget would have big impact in MD," April 11). But one proposal we should all agree on is for targeted investments in local pre-kindergarten learning. As a grandfather, I support giving America's...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:32 AM
You can almost hear Alice Benjamin shaking her head over the phone.
Benjamin, in her 70s, has been running Vision Day Care on Lincoln Way West in South Bend for 13 years -- that is, after retiring from her job at the University of Notre Dame and raising...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Cabrini Literary Guild has made a special donation to a local preschool.
Member Ann Herrmann presented the makings of a quilt to fellow member Marie Urrutia, who thought it would be a perfect gift for the preschool at Incarnation Church, where she is...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:57 AM
United Arts of Central Florida has received a $35,000 grant from the PNC Foundation for pre-kindergarten educational arts programs designed to teach, inspire and expose children to cultural opportunities not readily available to them.
| May 28, 2013
| 12:46 PM
A friendly reminder: Busch Gardens' preschool pass must be redeemed at the park by Friday, May 31 in order to be activated for the summer months.
Here is how it works this year:
The pass offers free admission to children ages 3 to 5 through Sept. 2....
| May 31, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Last year's death of 4-year-old Jordan Coleman in Tamarac, when investigators said day care workers left him in a hot SUV last summer, has haunted Broward County child advocates.
"That was the catalyst for [former County Commissioner] Ilene [Lieberman]...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Time: 8:00 am - 12;00 Noon
Pancake Breakfast and Rummage Sale FUNdraiser
Community Pancake Breakfast and Rummage Sale at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Salem, VA on Saturday, June 1 8:00-12:00.
All proceeds go to the TBC Preschool, a nonprofit...
| May 23, 2013
School's out in a few weeks for some counties, next week for mine.
So, working moms, do you have summer day care set? How about your after care for next year? I just finalized both summer care and after care within the last week, so if you haven't I...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The preschool year is coming to an end, For many parents, it’s the bittersweet excitement/fear of saying goodbye to an extended school family and embarking on the next adventure of “big school.” And it’s definitely not your...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:25 PM
As he traveled through Baltimore to promote his jobs agenda on Friday, President Barack Obama found himself sitting near a 29-year-old man who was uncertain how to reset his life after being released from prison two years ago.
In one of the few...