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Pokémon Go Fever is Sweeping the Nation

Pokémon Go Fever is Sweeping the Nation

Pokémon is all the rage once again, with fans of the original game that was popular in the 90s getting the chance to enter the world with Pokémon Go.

Recall Alert! Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Pose Fire Hazard

Recall Alert! Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Pose Fire Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled a number of hoverboards because the lithium-ion battery pack which is used in the device can overheat.

CE Week Honors Young Student Innovators at 10 Under 20 Award Ceremony

CE Week Honors Young Student Innovators at 10 Under 20 Award Ceremony

NYC’s brightest gathered at CE Week’s “10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch” award ceremony to be honored for their achievements in technological advancement.

State Fair Meadowlands Opens Today

State Fair Meadowlands Opens Today

The State Fair in East Rutherford, NJ—kicks off on June 23 for 17 days of fun.

New Sleep Guidelines for Children Announced

New Sleep Guidelines for Children Announced

There are new guidelines for children from doctors who specialize in sleep disorders, detailing how much sleep children of every age should get.

First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Winners of Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Winners of Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

First Lady Michelle Obama announced the winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, a nationwide recipe challenge for kids that promotes cooking and healthy eating.

Redbook Magazine Survey: What does a stay-at-home-mom do?

Redbook Magazine Survey: What does a stay-at-home-mom do?

In a recent study called “The Mom Gig,” Redbook shed some light on the answer to the question we’ve all been wondering for years: What exactly do stay-at-home moms do on a daily basis?

NYC Education Department Working to Diversify Specialized High Schools

NYC Education Department Working to Diversify Specialized High Schools

The New York City Education Department is expected to announce a plan today to help black and Hispanic students gain acceptance to some of the most competitive high schools.

New Curious George App Encourages STEM Learning

New Curious George App Encourages STEM Learning

Curious George's latest adventure encourages STEM learning for children.

Graduation 2016: Inspiring Stories of This Year's Graduates

Graduation 2016: Inspiring Stories of This Year's Graduates

A round-up of amazing stories of NY-area graduates from local high schools and colleges.

Hostess Recall Alert – Snack Cakes May Contain Dangerous Residue

Hostess Recall Alert – Snack Cakes May Contain Dangerous Residue

710,000 cases of Hostess treats have been recalled due to possible contamination from a peanut residue.

NYC Students Showcase Artwork in Citywide Exhibition

NYC Students Showcase Artwork in Citywide Exhibition

Students from all five boroughs presented their artwork during LeAp’s ninth-annual citywide student exhibition entitled “A View from the Lunchroom: Students Bringing Issues to the Table,” designed to empower young people to have a voice in their communities and to express themselves on issues of importance to them.

Sesame Workshop Aims to Help Kids Understand Autism

Sesame Workshop Aims to Help Kids Understand Autism

Sesame Workshop's Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children initiative aims to help all children better understand autism and combat the stigma of the spectrum disorder.

Big Apple Circus Announces Emergency Fundraising Drive

Big Apple Circus Announces Emergency Fundraising Drive

Big Apple Circus announced today its campaign to “Save the Circus,” an emergency fundraising drive to help the circus raise $2 million over the next two months or it will have to cease operation.

LEGO Store Flatiron Introduces Birthday Party Program

LEGO Store Flatiron Introduces Birthday Party Program

Kids can now host LEGO-themed birthday parties at the LEGO Store in the Flatiron District.

Senate Bill Requires Some NYC Day Cares to Post Report Cards

Senate Bill Requires Some NYC Day Cares to Post Report Cards

A new bill passed by the Senate on Thursday would require all NYC supervised day care providers to post report cards detailing their safety histories.

Rachael Ray Launches Petition for Free NYC School Lunches

Rachael Ray Launches Petition for Free NYC School Lunches

Rachael Ray, in conjunction with the Lunch 4 Learning (L4L) campaign, has launched a petition via Change.org urging New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to all of NYC's public school students to have universal free lunch.

50 Things Every Kid Should Experience in NYC

50 Things Every Kid Should Experience in NYC

Our top 50 picks for things to do with your kids in New York City.

Seamless Launches Future Order Feature

Seamless Launches Future Order Feature

Seamless, the popular food ordering service, now allows users to place orders up to 72 hours in advance.

NYC Overhauling Eight Parks to Make Them More Accessible for Residents

NYC Overhauling Eight Parks to Make Them More Accessible for Residents

New York City officials announced that eight parks will undergo substantial facelifts in an effort to make the spaces more welcoming to their neighborhoods and its residents.

The Top Baby Names in New York

The Top Baby Names in New York

In New York, the top baby names of 2015 were Olivia for a girl and Liam for a boy, slightly different than the nationwide most popular names.

Teens Can Caddy Their Way to 4-Year College Scholarship

Teens Can Caddy Their Way to 4-Year College Scholarship

Caddying is not only a way to learn valuable skills, it can also earn teens a 4-year college scholarship through the Western Golf Association Evans Scholar Foundation.

Fine-Dining Club in NYC Makes Eating at Restaurants with Kids a Breeze

Fine-Dining Club in NYC Makes Eating at Restaurants with Kids a Breeze

A new fine-dining club in NYC, for young families, takes the stress out of eating out with kids.

NYC Kids Can Step into an Animated World with Pip’s Island

NYC Kids Can Step into an Animated World with Pip’s Island

It’s probably every kid’s dream to be about to step into the world of his favorite animated story, and NYC kids will get the chance to do just that with the launch of Pip’s Island.

Little Boy to Become Honorary FDNY Member

Little Boy to Become Honorary FDNY Member

As 3-year-old Trucker Dukes fights cancer, he’s found support from some local heroes—the FDNY, who will be honoring the little boy by swearing him into the New York City Fire Department as an honorary firefighter .




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