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Is your family ready for a pet?

Pet ownership can be a wonderful part of childhood, but before adopting a new member families need to consider whether the time is right for a change in lifestyle. “Adopting a new pet is very rewarding, and caring for a pet is a great way to teach kids responsibility and empathy,” said Ragen McGowan, a ...

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12 things you should never forget to pack when traveling with kids

Even the most seasoned travelers tend to overhaul their trip planning when it comes to traveling with a little one. Rather than overpacking to anticipate every worst-case scenario, the best preparation involves products that are streamlined, multipurpose, and make the whole experience a little easier and more enjoyable for everyone. Here are some of our favorite ...

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Spring 2020 high school musicals in Central Pennsylvania

It’s still February, but the first signs of Spring are already starting to show themselves. Daffodils are peeking up from the ground. Birds are chirping. And, high schools throughout Central Pennsylvania are putting the finishing touches on their spring musicals. There’s a lot of talent out there and if you haven’t taken in a high ...

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How to spot the signs of bullying

In the past few years, there has been a concerted effort to stop bullying in our schools. Despite this effort, bullying still persists for millions of kids across the country. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, bullying affects 20% of high school students and cyberbullying affects 16% of high school students. The ...

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Make a plan for your digital footprint

If social media is like a living organism, what happens to it after we die? “From a logistical standpoint it’s necessary to think about, but also from an emotional standpoint,” said Elizabeth Eddy, co-founder and CEO of Lantern, a free, digital source of guidance for navigating life before and after a death. It can be ...

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