Stories tagged: families
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, noon
“Little Mermaid” hits the Kroc stage this month
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016
My wife and desperately want to be parents. But after years of trying and tens of thousands spent on fertility treatments, our doctor is telling us that we should either …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016
Enjoy a morning of active play for kids and meet Bob the Builder, Daniel Tiger from Mr. Rogers Neighborhood, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Aqua Duck and the FitKids. There …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Can it possibly be true that the Tinder, hook-up generation is actually unusually chaste? A new study says it can, and one of the authors, a professor in the Center …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 2:24 p.m.
Authorities say a Phoenix woman has been arrested in her daughter’s death after giving the toddler methamphetamine in an effort to counteract the methadone she had consumed from an open …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 1:33 p.m.
Idaho health officials have released a list of providers that offer ultrasounds for women seeking abortions as required under a newly enacted law.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 1:14 p.m.
Indiana has opted not to appeal a federal judge’s order blocking a state law that would ban abortions sought because of a fetus’ genetic abnormalities.
Fri., July 29, 2016
Harry Potter is flying back onto bookshelves with a new story. The play “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” takes off where the seventh book’s epilogue ends: with Harry, Ginny, …
Thu., July 28, 2016, noon
The reality is that, just like fingerprints, snowflakes, and zebra stripes, no two children are ever going to be exactly the same – even if they’re raised by the same …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Before this month I’d have asserted that I’m not gullible, susceptible to spoofing or easily manipulated. I understand and speak sarcasm fluently and have prided myself on seeing through attempts …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 10 a.m.
Camp Dart-Lo is hosting its second Kids’ Off-Road Triathlon on July 28. The race is open to all children in kindergarten through seventh grade, said Jill Strom, director of fund …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
Mick Jagger and girlfriend Melanie Hamrick are expecting a baby – her first, his eighth.
Thu., July 14, 2016, noon
A few weeks ago, you had an email from a 13-year old whose mother talks on the phone. You should have told the child to rat her mother out to …
Thu., July 7, 2016, noon
As my family can attest, certain sounds send me over the edge. They spark a revulsion so deep it must be genetic. At least two of my children share my …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
A 3-year-old child was found safe Sunday afternoon after the car the child was riding in was stolen and taken for a ride from Wenatchee to East Wenatchee.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 4 p.m.
Dear Mr. Dad: This may sound dramatic, but I’m hoping you can help save my mom’s life.
Thu., June 30, 2016, noon
Free and low-cost movie options abound during the summer at local theaters, libraries, parks and pools.
Wed., June 29, 2016, 7 p.m.
Mobius Science Center opens at new location with special exhibit “Bodies Human: Anatomy in Motion.”
Thu., June 23, 2016, 3:42 p.m.
The 2016 IronKids Fun Run is at 9 a.m. Saturday at McEuen Park in Coeur d’Alene.
Thu., June 23, 2016, noon
Finding summer work between high school and college is an industrious endeavor that may make actual work feel breezy by comparison. I don’t envy my son the cold-calling task aimed …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 10 a.m.
Newport’s biggest weekend is getting a little bigger this year.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 4 p.m.
Summer is in a hurry this year. Never mind its announced arrival later this month, the season couldn’t even wait for the graduation caps to fall from the sky and …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 4 p.m.
Our baby is due in a few months and all of my wife’s friends are recommending that we hire a doula as a birth companion. What are doulas and what …
Fri., May 27, 2016, 2:40 p.m.
Doctors who perform abortions in Oklahoma won’t be guilty of a felony after the state Senate adjourned for the year without trying to override Republican Gov. Mary Fallin’s veto of …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
Johnny Depp has asked a court to determine that he should not pay spousal support to his estranged wife, Amber Heard, who filed for divorce after 15 months of marriage.
Thu., May 26, 2016, noon
The kids may be ready to move on, but for families that have bonded during the high school years, the last spring of school can be a wistful time.
Sat., May 21, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
The parents of a newborn boy deprived of oxygen during a bungled water birth attempt have settled a lawsuit against a Portland hospital for $13 million.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Time off from work to care for a child or relative is codified in federal law. Now, an overwhelming majority of Americans 40 and older want that time away from …
Thu., May 19, 2016, noon
Saturday’s open house features local band and authors.
Thu., May 19, 2016, 10 a.m.
Ever since our baby was born, our social life has changed for the worse. I understand that some of this is normal, but it doesn’t feel very good. How can …