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W. Va. Couple Happy To Have Daughter Back, Angry With Suspect

The parents of a kidnapped toddler are saying thank you today to the Good Samaritan who stopped to give their little girl a ride when he spotted her and her alleged abductor walking along a roadway.

02/09/2013

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Many Parents Risking Retirement Funds To Send Kids To College

It’s a dilemma that many parents face – how to help fund a child’s college education. But with tuition costs so high, financial advisors worry that parents may be risking their own retirement to help their kids.

02/07/2013

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Upset Parents Pack Meeting On Future Of Local Elementary School

It’s a budget battle with parents on one side, administrators on the other and several hundred elementary students in the middle. The North Allegheny School District wants to close their school to save money.

01/30/2013

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Parents Pack School Board Meeting Over Faculty Cuts

More than 100 people packed a school board meeting Monday night, pleading with members to reconsider controversial staff cuts.

01/21/2013

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Eco-Friendly Diaper Service Opens Store Front

Environmentally conscious moms and dads – or those who just like good, old-fashioned cloth diapers – will be excited about a new business in Pittsburgh.

12/15/2012

Trick Or Treating App

A major concern for parents each Halloween is safety, especially when children are trick-or-treating after dark.

10/16/2012

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New App Keeps Tabs On Trick-Or-Treating Children

A major concern for parents each Halloween is safety, especially when children are trick-or-treating after dark. Now there’s a new way to keep track of children.

10/16/2012

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Kids, Parents Excited For New School Year

After three months of pure bliss, it’s time to roll up the sleeves and get back to school and many are excited to get going this year.

08/27/2012

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Carlow University Eases Move-In Process By Bringing In Professionals

Moving can be a challenging process; and it’s even more difficult when it involves moving one of your children off to college for the first time. But Carlow University is trying to make the process as easy as possible.

08/22/2012

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Parent’s Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To Know

Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.

08/01/2012

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Blog of John Shick’s Parents Gives Insight to Shootings

John Shick’s parents were on a boat when he went on a shooting spree at Western psych- and they blog about finding out about their infamous son’s deeds/

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/08/2012

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Hazelwood Parents Calling For Vehicles To Slow Down On Second Avenue

Parents in Hazelwood took to the streets this morning to protest what they say are dangerous conditions caused by speeding vehicles.

03/07/2012

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Sunglasses Important For Protecting Kids’ Eyes

Most parents lather their youngsters up with sunscreen before spending time out in the sun, but seven out of 10 parents are forgetting an important step in protecting their kids from the sun’s rays.

07/12/2011

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Students, Parents Reacting To Tuition Increases At Pitt

Penn State and the University of Pittsburgh are tops in the country in the amount that students pay for “in-state” tuition. But, at the same time, Pennsylvania ranks 46th in the nation for the amount of money it provides for public higher education.

07/08/2011

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Parents Proud Of Neil Walker’s Success

They say the best thing a kid can do for his parents is to make them proud. If that’s the case, then Neil Walker is a big success already.

05/17/2011

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