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Woman Starts Growing College Essay Help Business to Aid Students

Deadlines for regular admission to many colleges are approaching on Feb. 1, and a local business offering college essay help is growing as the...

What Parents Should Know About TikTok–and How to Support Your Child’s Safety if They Use it

What is TikTok? TikTok is a video app. Users create their own videos–the most popular ones are of them lip-synching to popular songs. Like most...

Washtenaw Robotics Competition Returns at New Library Venue

The annual Washtenaw Area Pick Up Robotics (WAPUR) competition occurs on Saturday, Dec. 17 at the Ann Arbor District Library’s (AADL) warehouse at 265...

Supporting kids through mental health challenges takes caregiver and community commitment, partnership with primary care

Last year, the Children’s Hospital Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the U.S. Surgeon General declared...

Local artist creates outlet for those living with IBD

Izzy Johnson was trying out for the tennis team the summer before their freshman year when they realized something was wrong. One week of...

Keeping Kids Motivated to Read this Fall

Fall is a busy time! Your family calendar might be filling up with back-to-school activities, fall sports, and events that help you make the...

5 Reasons Why Your Child Should (and Can) Learn How to Play Chess

Chess is one of the oldest and most popular games in history, with early forms of the game dating back to the 6th century CE....

CDC Approves Vaccinations for Children as Young as 6 Months

As of June 18, 2022 COVID vaccines have been approved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for children as young as six...

35 Easy STEAM Ideas to try at Home

STEAM (Science, Technology Engineering, Arts and Math) has grown in popularity in recent years as a way to educate children for the 21st Century....

Should Your Child Return To Sports After Multiple Concussions?

Christopher Adams’ sixteen-year-old son has always loved playing hockey. But two years ago, he received his first concussion when he slammed his head against...

Top 5 Table Manners to Teach Your Kids

Dining etiquette can sound formal and perhaps even stuffy in today’s fast-paced society, but did you know that teaching children basic table manners helps...