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  1. 'Soul' lives on in Springfield's Stone Soul FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago |

    ... as far away as California and North Carolina. The event is popular among families, and often several generations of a family attend, staying all day to visit, play dominoes and cards and to relax at the 133-acre Blunt Park that has picnic tables, ...


  2. Bill de Blasio: Quality of life: The way forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | New York Daily News

    When the people of New York entrusted me with the honor of serving as mayor of this great city, I promised to deliver a progressive, diverse administration that gets the important things done. I'm really proud of what we're accomplishing, but I'm also aware that many New Yorkers throughout the five boroughs have real concerns about the city's quality of life.


  3. 10 Trinidadian Films Appearing at Caribbeantales Film Festival Come September in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Bajan Reporter

    One feature narrative is ' Sally's Way ', a feature film specially for children, Directed by Joanne Johnson and the three feature documentaries are: ' Lara Brothers ' by Janine Fung; the recent and amazing film on the story of pan, ' Pan - A Musical Odyssey ' by Jerome Guiot & Thierry Teston and ' Art Connect ' by Miguel Galofre. The other six are wonderful short films: ' One good deed ' by Juliette McCawley; ' Glass Bottom Boat ' by Maneesh Rampersad; ' Dubois ' by Kaz Ove; ' Paradise Lost ' by Christopher Laird; ' Popo's Journey ' by Ryan Lee and ' Small Man ' by Mariel Brown.


  4. Inside Israel, 11:17 AMIsrael the Fourth-Best Place to Raise a Family, Survey FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israel has ranked the fourth-best place to raise a family, in a poll conducted by the InterNations expat networking service. The Family Life Index ranks 41 countries according a variety of factors, including availability of childcare and education, costs of childcare and education, quality of education, family well-being, childcare and education options, and leisure activities for children.


  5. Project Inspire tours Pax RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Enterprise

    Margaret Menard, Matthew Menard and the educational outreach coordinator for Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Crystal Krater, pause for a photo at a flight simulator with Project Inspire students. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division at Patuxent River Naval Air Station opened its gates last month for Camp Inspire, which is headed by Rocco Aiello to give students an inside look at careers.


  6. Kidsa cooking classes, birthday parties offeredRead the original story

    20 min ago | The Enterprise

    Southern Maryland cooking studio No Thyme to Cook now offers monthly Junior Chef cooking classes specially designed for children ages 9-13, covering such topics as fair food, burgers, the Great Pumpkin and Christmas cookies. “Kids love being in the kitchen creating and cooking,” No Thyme to Cook's chef and owner, Gwyn Novak, said in a press release.


  7. Scientist claims his picture book puts kids to sleep in m...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Camden Chronicle Independent

    A new book, written by a Swedish behavioral psychologist, is developing a cult following for its alleged ability to put children to sleep. While the book is at the top of best-seller lists, not everyone is convinced it works.


  8. Himachal lawmakers rue decline in educationRead the original story

    36 min ago |

    About 200 state-run primary schools in Himachal Pradesh have no teacher at all. Fifty percent of Class 5 students in government schools are not able to comprehend textbooks meant for Class 2 students and cannot solve three-digit problems, so say many of the state's legislators.


  9. TLC show on child sexual abuse airs at 9 tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | NWAonline

    ... behavior, Duggar admitted he "acted inexcusably," said he was "deeply sorry," then resigned his position with the Family Research Council. The 27-year-old Josh, eldest of Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar's 19 kids, had been a lobbyist for the socially ...


  10. New book on dating blames the numbers _ not the womenRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    This book cover image released by Workman Publishing shows "Date-Onomocs: How Dating Became a Lopsided Numbers Game," by Jon Birger. Birger said he took on the economics, sociology and demographics of dating to help women realize that the hookup culture, a decline in marriage rates among the college educated and a dearth of marriage-worthy men willing to commit are byproducts of lopsided gender ratios and a huge undersupply of the male variety.


  11. NEXT 7 DAYS This week's eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | New Times SLO

    ... Chorus men and Pacific Horizon Chorus women present a concert of four-part harmony singing. Suitable for the whole family. Sept. 5 . Sept. 5 . Tickets include first glass of wine, dessert, and raffle entry, and are available at, ...


  12. Hogging the limelight: Evergreen State Fair honors Granite Falls coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | HeraldNet

    ... the fair for 'pig watch.' Even with just the expectant sow, he said, people lined up 'to feel the mom's tummy.' The family endured a tragedy in 2006, when Jenny's brother Joe Miller died in a car accident. 'He was also very involved in 4-H. He ...


  13. Tips for taking great back-to-school photosRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | HeraldNet

    ... back-to-school story beyond the typical smiling-in-the-morning shot: Shopping for school supplies: Chances are your family has back-to-school shopping tradition. Most parents don't think to photograph picking out school supplies but it's a part of ...


  14. Back-to-school rules for following school busesRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | HeraldNet

    Back-to-school means a big uptick in traffic. Cars taking kids to school account for up to 14 percent of the morning rush , according to national statistics.


  15. The Big Read: How we can save vulnerable kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    It requires respect and time and an ability to connect through a common culture. And that is likely to require far more fluid ways of working than the fixed roles and rigid time limits that have been part of the culture of Child, Youth and Family .


  16. It's 'a really big deal' to be the first in your family to go to universityRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | CBC News

    Dominique Codjia says there's an enormous amount of pressure being the first in your family to go to university. It's move-in day at the University of Southern California, and it looks like the whole Los Angeles campus is on wheels.


  17. #BlackLivesMatter Activists Confront Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | MSNBC

    The Boston arm of the Black Lives Matter movement has released video of its recent private meeting with Hillary Clinton. In the exchange, a portion of which appeared exclusively on MSNBC Monday , Clinton was asked about mass incarceration, racial tensions and crime legislation passed under her husband's administration.


  18. Scientist claims his picture book puts kids to sleep in minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Statesboro Herald

    A new book, written by a Swedish behavioral psychologist, is developing a cult following for its alleged ability to put children to sleep.


  19. The irony of plagiarized - self-introduc...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    "I'm a talented individual who is very diligent." "From a very young age, I was very interested in cars.


  20. Patrick stars in new kids bookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Ballarat children's author Yvonne Horsfield was inspired to write about the lovable marsupial when she took two Sweedish girls to meet him. On Sunday she launched the story book to a gaggle of children, all at the Ballarat Wildlife Park to celebrate Patrick's 30th birthday.