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Ask A Sacramento Expert: How To Find The Perfect Babysitter

If you have children, sooner or later you will need a babysitter. It can be a daunting task. How do you find the perfect sitter in your area? Childcare expert Lydia Burkhard offers some tips.


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3 Things You Should Never Do While Potty Training

Want to know what to avoid while potty training your toddler? Jamie Glowacki, author of “Oh Crap! Potty Training” shares her insight with these three no-nos.


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State Senate Expected To Make Final Vote On Bill Requiring Vaccinations Monday

California lawmakers are considering a measure that will require vaccinations for most children in public schools.


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Study: Kids’ Altruism Linked To Better Health, Less Wealth

Researchers found that children who sacrifice what they have tend to have better emotional health.


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Despite Low Water Levels, Risks Still Exist On Local Rivers

Despite receiving much-needed wet weather in the Sierra, our area rivers are at historic low levels and first responders are stepping up their patrols to keep holiday swimmers and boaters safe.


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5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.


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Court Ruling On Out-Of-Control Children Worries California Parents

Screaming, yelling, temper tantrums and breaking curfew. They’re all things most parents deal with at some point with their child. But would you ever define your child as out of control?


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Man Accused Of Trying To Kidnap Children Near Church Speaks Out

A man accused of grabbing two children in a Sacramento church parking lot and running from parents Saturday afternoon is speaking out.



UC Davis Scientists Exploring Link Between Autism, Syndrome Found In Newborn Horses

Ivy had what’s called maladjustment syndrome. It’s detachment from the mother, not knowing how to suckle or even lay down on its own. It was long thought the condition was caused by oxygen deprivation during birth, but Aleman and Dr. John Madigan now think it’s something else.


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CASA ROARING 20’s Crab Feed

The 22nd annual Crab Feed was held at  St. Mary’s Church on January 17, 2015.  All proceeds from the event went directly to recruit, train, and supervise the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) volunteers who […]


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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.