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Back to school: Teaching kids about money

By Jill Schlesinger Tribune Content Agency During back-to-school season, parents are focused on helping their children succeed academically, socially and, yes, financially. I know talking about money is not easy, and not enough schools incorporate personal finance concepts into the curriculum. That puts the onus on parents and grandparents, who may not feel comfortable with

Ronald McDonald House’s OcTABerFest

Go through the recycling bin for those pop cans and help area families stay together! The local Ronald McDonald House is hosting OcTABerFest on Saturday, October 5, collecting as many aluminum pull tabs as possible. The House recycles them and uses the funds to purchase food for the families who stay at the facility. The

Transition Time

Helping kids ease into new routines September is here and with it comes a sense of transition and change for our family. Some of the change is welcome and expected like the start of school and the change of weather from the heat of summer to cooler, breezier days. But change can also bring a

Park and Playground Roundup

Wear out the kids in that fresh, outdoor air! Toledo and its surrounding area has some great places to play. We hope our playground roundup gets you into the summer ‘swing’ of things. We’ve taken handicap availability into consideration, as well!