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Kaitlin Ahern is Deputy Editor of NYMetroParents. She currently lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Kaitlin has a degree in magazine journalism from Syracuse University.

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Kid's Kingdom in Rockland Now Offers Princess and Pirate Birthday Parties for Kids
by Kaitlin Ahern - May 06, 2011

Kid's Kingdom, a private preschool with locations in Nanuet and Pomona, NY, is now offering themed birthday parties for kids, including a Princess Tea Party and a Pirate Birthday Party.

Rockland Mom Opens Cookie Girl Bake Shop in New City
by Kaitlin Ahern - May 06, 2011

When Stacey Damesek became a stay-at-home mom a few years ago, the former art teacher quickly realized she needed a creative outlet to avoid going stir crazy. Damesek opened Cookie Girl Bake Shop in November, offering custom cake and cookie creations for birthdays, baby showers, and other special occasions.

One Million Pounds and Counting: GrowNYC Greenmarkets Reduce Textile Waste in NYC
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 27, 2011

GrowNYC, a nonprofit organization that works to improve New York City's quality of life through environmental programs, provides weekly textile recycling collection at eight year-round Greenmarkets. So far, the program has kept one million pounds of textile waste out of landfills.

Manhattan May Calendar Highlights: Family Activities
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 27, 2011

Check out some of the best family events happening this May in Manhattan, including kid-friendly shows, Mother's Day activities, and a new museum exhibit.

FreshDirect Extends FreshArt Contest Deadline to June 15
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 27, 2011

To celebrate the launch of FreshDirect's KidPower™, a new line of freshly prepared kids meals, the company has teamed up with the Children's Museum of the Arts (CMA) to present the FreshArt initiative, which invites students in grades three through six to create works of art that show what it means to share a meal with family.

Sweet Street Music: Sing for Hope to Install 88 Pop-Up Pianos in NYC This Summer
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 26, 2011

On June 18, 88 pianos will pop up in parks and public spaces throughout New York City, and everyone is encouraged to stop and play.

Drive4Rebecca Completes Cross-Country Advocacy Tour
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 25, 2011

On April 16, Jon Singer and his daughter Rebecca, along with friends and family, set out on a 3,500-mile cross-country trek from New York to California to raise money and awareness for special needs advocacy.

First Annual 'Create Something Great' Recycled Sculpture Contest Winners Announced
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 21, 2011

The First Annual Create Something Great Recycled Sculpture Contest, co-sponsored by the Portledge School and Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center, announced winners in three age categories.

Nassau County Sports Commission to Honor Hometown Heroes
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 21, 2011

The Commission's 16th Annual Salute to Champions Awards Dinner will honor professional athletes from Nassau County along with outstanding local high school players and coaches.

3rd Annual NYC August Wilson Monologue Competiton Winners Announced
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 14, 2011

Competitors in the 3rd Annual NYC August Wilson Monologue Competition, an annual celebration of Wilson’s life and work presented by the LeAp arts-in-education organization, hailed from all five boroughs. The three winners will go on to compete at the national competition on May 9.

Yale Fertility Center Opens in Westport, CT
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 13, 2011

The Yale Fertility Center, a division of Yale University's School of Medicine, opened a new location in Westport, Connecticut.

New England Fertility Opens Egg Bank
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 13, 2011

The New England Fertility Institute, a state-of-the-art fertility center that will celebrate its 20th anniversary this May, opened an egg bank in January.

Dr. Cass Burrell Opens First Impressions Orthodontics in Fairfield, CT
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 13, 2011

First Impressions Orthodontics uses the latest technology to make each patient's visit as comfortable and seamless as possible.

Tie Dye Town Opens in New City, NY
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 12, 2011

Tie Dye Town, a special events venue that offers creative, hands-on art parties, opened its first Rockland County, NY location in late March.

Rockland Pediatric Dental Hosts Give Kids a Smile Day
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 12, 2011

On February 4, Rockland Pediatric Dental and Schein Dental hosted Give Kids a Smile Day. Twenty-five children from Rockland's Head Start program were invited for a day of complimentary dental exams, fluoride treatment, and oral hygiene education, mixed with a little bit of fun.

LA Boxing in Mamaroneck, NY Now Offers Boxing Classes for Kids
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 08, 2011

LA Boxing, a boxing, kickboxing, and mixed martial arts gym in Mamaroneck, will begin offering boxing classes for kids in May.

Excel Martial Arts Opens New Location in Larchmont, NY
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 08, 2011

Excel Martial Arts, a martial arts studio that offers karate and dance lessons for kids, opened a new location in Larchmont, NY, on February 28.

The Lice Lady of Westchester Now Makes House Calls
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 08, 2011

Lice and nits beware: The Lice Lady of Westchester now makes house calls.

New Rochelle Kids Dental Opens in Westchester County
by Kaitlin Ahern - April 08, 2011

Dr. Moonsun Kim opened New Rochelle Kids Dental in October.

Manhattan April Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 30, 2011

Check out some great events for families happening this April in Manhattan, including Easter egg hunts, kid-friendly concerts and shows, and fundraisers where the whole family can help out.

South Orangetown Middle School Students Selected to Compete in National Doodle 4 Google Competition
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 23, 2011

Sixteen South Orangetown Middle School students were selected to compete in Round 2 of the national Doodle 4 Google competition.

Build-A-Bear Partners with St. Jude to Offer 'Cause for Celebration' Parties
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 23, 2011

The Build-A-Bear Workshop introduced its new "Cause for Celebration" parties, which will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and support children's cancer research.

Manhattan Youth Baseball Coach Honored for Teaching His Players Life Lessons
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 23, 2011

Manhattan Youth Baseball Academy Coach Andrew Perel won the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA)'s Double-Goal Coach® Award, presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance. Coach Perel received the award for his positive impact on young athletes.

Bay Ridge Bakery Tapped to Make Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney's BIrthday Cake
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 18, 2011

Nick Nikolopoulos, pastry chef and owner of Bay Ridge Bakery, was tapped to make a birthday cake for Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, which he presented during a birthday party February 23 at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers.

The Grand Dame of Pelham Returns
by Kaitlin Ahern - March 17, 2011

The Picture House in Pelham, NY, reopened this March in time for its 90th anniversary celebration.

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