Children

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Psychologist Shares Insights About Parenting & “Trophy Kids”

Most parents want their children to succeed, but some parents take it too far when it comes to sports.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/29/2015

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3 Things You Should Never Do While Potty Training

Want to know what to avoid while potty training your toddler? Jamie Glowacki, author of “Oh Crap! Potty Training” shares her insight with these three no-nos.

07/24/2015

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Resources For Overwhelmed Parents

There are resources available to people who feel overwhelmed by the stress of parenting.

07/08/2015

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Free Swimming Lessons Draw Hundreds To County Pools

Hundreds of “future swimmers” turned out at four Allegheny County pools Tuesday morning, on the opening day for free swimming lessons.

07/07/2015

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Allegheny Co. Homicide Detectives Investigating Unrelated Deaths Of 2 Children Within A Week

Allegheny County homicide detectives are looking into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two small children in unrelated incidents.

06/19/2015

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6 Aggressive Pit Bulls Taken From Crime Scene In Wilkins Twp.

Six pit bulls that were chained to trees in the backyard of a Wilkins Township home where a man was shot to death on Monday have disappeared.

06/18/2015

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Man Fatally Shot In Wilkins Twp. House, 5 Kids, Multiple Pit Bulls Home At Time

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed Monday afternoon in a home in Wilkins Township

06/15/2015

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Kids Hone Football Skills At Annual Ben Roethlisberger Summer Camp

Dozens of kids are kicking off their summer break this weekend with a little football.

KDKA-TV–06/13/2015

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Woman, Kids Injured In Deck Collapse

A woman and children were hurt when a deck collapsed in the city’s Sheraden section Saturday afternoon.

06/13/2015

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City Offers Free Lunches During The Summer-Time

Schools out – and for thousands of kids that means an end to healthy meals provided by local school systems.

06/12/2015

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Butler Co. Camp Helping Young Burn Victims Feel Accepted

The annual “Burn Camp” in Fombell, Butler County, is a welcome change for kids who feel isolated by their injuries.

06/09/2015

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Pitcairn Police Stepping Up Bicycle Safety Measures After 2 Accidents In A Week

A 9-year-old girl is in the hospital with a broken leg after police say a car hit her while she was riding her bike.

06/04/2015

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Advocate For Special Needs Children: Offensive Terms “Hurt Right Down To The Core”

Words can often cut like a knife and be just as painful, especially when referring to people with disabilities.

06/02/2015

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Father Of Boy With Down Syndrome Fired After Asking Co-Workers Not To Use Offensive Language

A Plum woman is using social media to voice her outrage about a local Chili’s restaurant after her boyfriend was fired.

06/01/2015

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Child Advocate: Social Media Turns Spotlight On Teacher-Student Inappropriate Conduct

Another day, another teacher-student sex scandal rocks an area school district.

05/21/2015

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