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Feline Foster Family

Helping cats became the LaPointes’ passion project.

Covid Brings New Puppies…and Dog Bites

By Lindsey SelfThe benefits of a family pet are endless: pets teach children responsibility and patience, reduce stress and improve one’s overall mood. It’s not surprising that during the pandemic, dog adoptions have soared....

Making Toledo Better

Chris McBrayer creates community among young peopleTeacher, coach, pastor, parent: each title plays a significant role in a child’s life. Most people take on just one or two of these responsibilities, but that isn’t...

Active, Outdoor Family Fun

Toledoans are outside now more than ever, and as families explore the great outdoors together, why not make it an experience? The ideas below provide family-friendly activities that get everyone moving while also supporting...

Mask-Wearing: Tips for Kids

Tiffany Pottkotter, MSN, MA, LPCC, APRN, PMHNP-BC, is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at ProMedica. As we approach a new school year with mask mandates for children, it is important for parents to help their kids...

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