• November 19, 2019

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New Program Empowers Parents to Boost Early Learning

(StatePoint) Science has consistently shown that the first three years of life are vital to a child’s developing brain, and new research confirms that families play an important role in language development and educational readiness.

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The Fascinating Story Of Toy Giant Hasbro And Its Incredible Leader
Posted: November 14, 2019

3 Warm and Fuzzy Holiday Activities to Try this Season
Posted: November 14, 2019

(StatePoint) Whether you’re braving the cold to find the perfect Hanukah gift or searching high and low for the ideal Christmas tree, there are plenty of opportunities to create special memories with your family this season. And there are ways to make each event a little warmer and fuzzier.

Bringing Communities Together
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

(Family Features) It’s important today to find ways to connect with others to help deepen your understanding of those around you. In a time when differences seem to dominate today’s culture, it can help to find similarities, draw connections and bridge worlds.

5 Tips to Ward Off Cold Weather
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

A Tailgating Game Plan
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

7 steps to a successful game day gathering

3 Holiday Activities to Engage with Loved Ones
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

(Family Features) Any time can be the right time to enjoy memorable moments with family members, but the holidays present a special opportunity to have meaningful conversations and interactions with loved ones.

Are Your Lungs Trying to Tell You Something?
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

(Family Features) Do you get short of breath doing daily activities? Feel like you’re unable to take deep breaths? Are you constantly coughing or wheezing? If you said yes to any of these questions, you may be experiencing symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a serious, potentially devastating lung disease also known as chronic bronchitis or emphysema. Though it’s easy to think of these symptoms as just part of “getting older’’ or as problems that come with allergies, often they are not.

Emerging Trends in Pet-Friendly Cities
Updated: November 19, 2019 - 2:51 am

(Family Features) From housing and business policies to overarching economic health, pets are making a profound impact on the lives of their owners. In its first Annual Report, Mars Petcare’s BETTER CITIES FOR PETS program highlights seven emerging trends as cities are working to make pets feel welcome. For a view of the full report and resources to help make your community more pet-friendly, visit BetterCitiesForPets.com.

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Pet Central

pets

Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we’ll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More >>

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Fitness

Our fitness articles will help teach you how to work out with gym- and home-based exercises. More >>

Crosswords

Crosswords

Enjoy the crosswords challenge in our free daily puzzles, from the harder Sunday crossword to the quicker daily. More >>

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