SOCIAL SECURITY: INFORMATION & UPDATES Popular baby names for each state available
Did you check to see how popular your name is?
Last week the Social Security Administration announced the most popular baby names nationally for 2012. For years after 1879 you can learn the national ... Posted on 5/16/13 at 3:56 PM
THE NEW FORTY The role of a lifetime...
The role of "mother" has been the most important and rewarding undertaking I have experienced in my adult life; albeit, I didn't know at the outset how much is woven into the designation. Even having ... Posted on 5/12/13 at 9:19 AM
MISS SIMPLICITY What To Do With Your Messy Child
So what do you do if your child is messy and you fear their future as a star on the show "Hoarders"? First be realistic. Is it really that bad or are you just imagining it? Second, start b... Posted on 4/12/13 at 7:59 AM
REAL OILFIELD WIVES Managing the Kids While Your Husband is Away
How many times has someone told you, "I don't know how you do it!" and you just laugh it off and say it's not that bad. What they don't know is that you are quite possibly on the verge of a breakdow... Posted on 3/21/13 at 7:21 AM
NIE ROCKS Don't miss the Art Wise Elementary Art Show!
You are invited to the Art Wise Elementary Art Show at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks March 19-21. There will be artwork on display from every K-5 student in our area. There will also be art activit... Posted on 3/18/13 at 9:43 AM
McALLEN, Texas (AP)— An unprecedented surge of children caught trudging through South Texas scrublands or crossing at border ports of entry without their families has sent government and nonprofit agencies scrambling to expand their shelter, legal representation and reunification services. On any given day this year, the U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement has been caring for more than 2,100 unaccompanied child immigrants.
Dickinson residents Gryphon Soukup, center left, and Aydin Soukup, center right, buy Powerade from Dante Domine, far left, and Kadynse Olheiser, far right, Tuesday in north Dickinson. The two Dickinson children were able to sell lemonade and Powerade just before snow began to fall and a winter weather advisory was issued late Thursday afternoon.
Parents who think their children are ready to enter Kindergarten or first grade early may do so under the state’s early entrance evaluation system.
Although a handful are evaluated in the area, few enter schools through that system, school officials say.
WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — The veil of secrecy octuplets’ mother Nadya Suleman shrouded herself in for more than a week was lifted Thursday with the release of public documents showing that the 33-year-old struggled with depression for years until she finally began to realize her childhood dream of having a huge family.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed a bill extending health coverage to 4 million uninsured children, a move he called a first step toward fulfilling a campaign pledge to provide insurance for all Americans.
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