| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Despite neighborhood opposition, temporary lights will illuminate the field behind Kaiser Elementary in Costa Mesa beginning this month.
The city Parks and Recreation Commission voted unanimously during a special meeting Tuesday to place six portable...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:43 PM
There's a decades-old program at East Hartford High School that benefits both teenagers and toddlers in town.
East Hartford High's nursery school program offers children ages 3 through 5 a safe, nurturing environment in which to learn social skills...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:00 AM
This weekend over 700 people were scheduled to attend our 6th annual Archdiocese of Baltimore Gala to raise money for students who otherwise could not afford to attend a Catholic school in the Archdiocese. Since its inception, the gala has raised more...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Preschool children, specifically ages 2 to 5, 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 importance of...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown's campaign for governor distributes a mailer to voters questioning opponent Douglas F. Gansler's "puzzling priorities."
What the mailer says:
It juxtaposes two issues that have surfaced in the June 24 Democratic primary. "Why...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Schools across the country open their doors and welcome new and returning students year after year. The newest crop of kindergarteners will be among the fresh faces roaming the hallways and classrooms, and parents can take steps to make this transition go...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Palm Beach County is considering creating a new county department intended to consolidate efforts to help local children.
The new Children and Youth Services Department would take a host of children’s programs spread among other branches of county...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Many efforts targeting obesity focus on school-aged children. But a growing body of research suggests that to have the biggest impact, the work needs to start with even younger children, and their mothers.
“It is very difficult to reverse the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Twice as many children as before are participating in the Northampton Area School District's pre-kindergarten program, and the numbers show it makes them better prepared in basic literacy skills than they otherwise would be.
In her presentation on the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:46 AM
The annual "Power Lunch" to benefit Jack & Jill Children's Center will take place Sept. 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lauderdale Yacht Club located at 1725 SE 12 Street in Fort Lauderdale.
This event is co-chaired this year by Cindy Cast and...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Imagine if a presidential campaign was designed by the candidate. The day's agenda would focus on what the candidate alone wanted to talk about. No pesky reporters would drill the candidate on unwelcome topics. The events would be meticulously stage-...