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Chore-Inator App

Any parent can tell you that getting your kids to do their chores is a Herculean task. Chore-inator attempts to lend a hand.

10/07/2014

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Author Updates Guide To Having Drug-Free Kids Because He Says Dangers And Lures Have Changed

The ravages of drug addiction are well-known but it can be a tough fight for parents to keep their kids out of that risky pursuit. A book offers a little bit of prevention instead of the need for a cure.

09/28/2014

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Bunk Bed Injuries Send Thousands Of Children To The Hospital

Injuries from bunk beds send an estimated 36,000 Americans aged 21 and under to the emergency room each year.

09/22/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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Parents Upset After Cuts To Bus Service In Bristol Township

A decision to cancel after-school buses for both middle schools and the high school in the Bristol Township School District is angering some parents in the community.

09/04/2014

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4 College App

4College lets you access the current cost of more than 2,200 universities and develop a realistic savings plan that will help you afford them.

09/04/2014

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3 On Your Side: Budgeting For A New Baby

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, first-time parents can cut some of the costs of bringing up baby with some simple advice

08/26/2014

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Group Plans To Sue The State To Address Problems In Phila. Schools

A group is preparing legal action, to try to force the state to address shortcomings at Philadelphia public schools.

08/24/2014

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Expert Says Parents Should Start Prepping Kids For The School Year Now

School begins again in just about two weeks and one local expert says now is the time to start getting your children out of summer mode and refocus them for school.

08/19/2014

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Parents Of College Students Spending Hundreds On High Tech Gear For Their Kids

Wearable tech is the new must-have, according to Best Buy blueshirt Matthew McLane.

08/03/2014

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It’s Back To School For Some Parents In Camden

For the first time, courses on basic computer skills, job development training, parenting tips and English as a Second Language (ESL) are available at the school district’s Parent Center.

07/14/2014

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Mixed Emotions On Testing Teen Hearts

A mother and nurse whose son died of an unknown heart defect, has started a movement offering free electrocardiogram screenings for teenagers. Not everyone is on board.

07/02/2014

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Parents Forced To Battle Kids’ Summer Slide Once School’s Out

An annual rite of summer is that students lose ground academically. It’s called the summer slide and since teachers are off the clock, fighting it falls to parents.

06/22/2014

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Students And Parents Feel Shock, Relief After Scary Situation At CCP

Reports of an armed man on campus sent shock waves throughout the student body.

05/28/2014

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Survey: New And Expecting Parents ‘Googling’ Twice As Much As Non-parents

If you’re expecting a baby, you may have turned to the internet for help.

05/12/2014

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