Maryland Board Of Education Hears Testimony From Parents, Experts, On Mask MandateThe Maryland State Board of Education heard from parents and experts Tuesday during a meeting on the statewide schools mask mandate.
Manufacturers Allowed Baby Food Contaminated With Heavy Metals To Remain On Shelves, Lawmakers SayGerber and Beech-Nut failed to properly test and remove baby foods with dangerous levels of inorganic arsenic from the market, while Sprout Foods Inc., Walmart's Parent's Choice and Campbell's Plum Organics baby food were lax in testing and controlling for heavy metals such as lead, mercury and cadmium, according to a US Congressional report released Wednesday.
Tensions Flare At Carroll County School Board Meeting Over Optional Masks In Classrooms While many Maryland counties have begun the school year, masked up, Carroll County is one of the only counties leaving the decision in the hands of parents.
National Aquarium Hosts 'Shell-Abration' To Celebrate Students, Parents, & TeachersA beloved event at the national aquarium returned this year but instead of the annual "grade a event" organizers transformed it into an all-out school shell-abration.
Baltimore County Public School Teachers To Air Lessons On TV, YouTube During COVID-19 PandemicBaltimore County Public Schools will air teacher-produced instructional content starting Wednesday, April 15 on television.
Parents Who Read To Their Child On A Tablet End Up Having Less Interaction Together, New Study FindsThe joy of bedtime stories is twofold for parents: They can coax their children to sleep and use it as an excuse to snuggle up with their little ones. To maximize parent-child bonding, though, a study says parents are better off reading to their children from a print book than from a tablet.
Walmart Hosts 'Baby Savings Day' Sale This WeekendIf you're looking to save on items for babies and infants, Walmart is hosting a huge sale this weekend in stores and online through Feb. 28.
The Children’s Place Recalls Infant Snowsuits Over Choking HazardsInfant snowsuits sold at The Children’s Place have been recalled due to choking hazards.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
Authorities: Utah Parents Taunted Malnourished ChildA Utah couple accused in the death of their toddler daughter taunted the malnourished child with food and attempted to cover her injuries with makeup, prosecutors said in charges filed Tuesday.
Williamsport Man Sentenced for Setting Parents' House AblazeA county circuit court in Maryland sentenced a veteran who burned his parents' house down to 18 months in jail and recommended participation in an alternative program to incarceration.
Parents Who Host Teen Drinking Parties Now Liable For LawsuitsParents who host teenage drinking parties could be in even more trouble if someone gets hurt.
Free-Range Parenting: Teaching Independence, Or Child Neglect?Two Maryland parents are in the fight of their lives, trying to raise their children the way they want. The government claims what they’re doing is dangerous—but is it?