| Apr 9, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Parents of children who attend 14 Harford County public schools were warned by school officials Thursday night that their children may have eaten a pizza product that is subject to a voluntary recall because of possible E. coli bacteria contamination....
| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Although a public workshop was held Tuesday to study a safety audit conducted earlier this year on La Cañada Unified School District campuses, no details of the study were announced, with officials citing security reasons.
The audit was conducted in...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Among the stories of vigils and bravery from Sandy Hook, one painful reflection was "I Am Adam Lanza's Mother." Written by Liza Long, it details a mother's unsuccessful attempt to obtain mental health services for her verbally abusive and mentally...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Choosing a first bike can be daunting, but these tips can help narrow down the options.
At first glance, the wall of children’s bicycles at any area bike shop or big-box retailer can be paralyzing: Spider-Man bikes, Littlest Pet Shop bikes,...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Following up on requests from parents concerned in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school massacre, La Cañada public school officials ordered a security audit and will release its findings during a public workshop next month.
“The audit findings...
| Jun 7, 2013
Summer health, safety tips
The Department of Health offers sun and water safety tips, Lyme disease information for prevention and detection, as well as food safety recommendations designed to reduce the risk of food-borne illnesses at picnics,...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Frances “Mignon” (Smith) Thorson, age 99, of Sundance, Wyoming passed from this earth on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Crook County Memorial Hospital in Sundance, Wyoming.
Mignon was the fourth child of 13, born June 12, 1913, in...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Whether they want to talk, text or take a stab at the latest video game, most of your kids want their own cell phones.
Research shows children as young as 8 are getting them.
How young is too young, and how much should you monitor their child's...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:34 PM
When news of the Sandy Hook school shooting broke out, many parents held their children a little tighter, school administrators reviewed their school safety policies and others in the community wondered at how this could happen and where else it might...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In response to the Sandy Hook shootings and the resulting uproar on weapons control, Gov. Martin O'Malley finally proposes legislation limiting the availability of guns purchased by the public and promises to allocate funds for increased safety in schools...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 11:44 PM
Q. What should I do when my 9-year-old daughter loses all of her privileges because of her misbehavior, but refuses to go to her room? I tried to physically force her, but she put up too much of a fight. I feel like she’s in complete control of...