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 announced the winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, a nationwide recipe challenge for kids that promotes cooking and healthy eating.
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?
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.
Curious George's latest adventure encourages STEM learning for children.
A round-up of amazing stories of NY-area graduates from local high schools and colleges.
710,000 cases of Hostess treats have been recalled due to possible contamination from a peanut residue.
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'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 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.
Kids can now host LEGO-themed birthday parties at the LEGO Store in the Flatiron District.
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, 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.
Our top 50 picks for things to do with your kids in New York City.
Seamless, the popular food ordering service, now allows users to place orders up to 72 hours in advance.
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.
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.
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.
A new fine-dining club in NYC, for young families, takes the stress out of eating out with kids.
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.
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 .
Arianna Huffington talks with us about The Huffington Post's new web series 'Talk to Me.'
A new study finds children trust knowledgeable characters on educational TV shows.
New study ranks 50 states and District of Columbia from best to worst for working mothers.
In honor of Star Wars Day on May 4, Discovery Times Square is hosting a special celebration with their Star Wars and the Power of Costume: The Exhibition display.