August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month. Given the recent debate on breastfeeding in the national news — and keeping in mind that not every mother can breastfeed — it’s important to...
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Northeast Ohio is home to family-friendly sports teams that rival even the biggest regions when it comes to the players, the coaches, the fans, the foods — and most importantly, the mascots. They’re the ones who get a smile from the littlest of fans to the oldest, with team spirit and the ability to energize the crowds. We found out a little more about each of these lovable mascots. ...Read more 0
The third annual Northeast Ohio Parent magazine Cover Kids contest received close to 350 entries. The children who were submitted ranged between ages 0-16 and were from across the region, and the panel of judges had some tough choices to make. Find out which kids were selected as winners and runners-up. ...Read more 0
Editor Angela Gartner shares a sneak peak inside the zoo's new Asian Highlands destination, which is home to Amur and snow leopards, red panda and a new species to the zoo, takin. Also, get details about the Asian Lantern Festival, which will light up the zoo for five weeks this summer. ...Read more 0
There is an increase in the number of kids going into foster care due to the opioid epidemic. Child welfare agencies across Northeast Ohio are seeing firsthand the impact it has on the family unit when a parent is a substance abuser. Children are likely to be removed from that environment until mom, dad or both recover, or they could be placed permanently. Agencies are hoping new foster parents answer the call to help kids in need. ...Read more 0