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Help Local Children Battling Cancer With a Kidz in Lids School Fundraiser

In honor of September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, help children with cancer in the Carolinas by participating in this uncomplicated and fun fundraiser.

Corn Maze Opens at North Carolina Museum of Art

Travel through an art-meets-science corn maze exhibit called "From Teosinte to Tomorrow" to find the ancestor of modern corn.

Best Bets for Where to Pick Apples in the Carolinas

September is prime apple-picking season in the Carolinas. Plan a trip to pick apples and create a fall family tradition.

A Look at Social Media and Middle School

The slippery slope between the real world and a distorted view of reality

A Clean Slate for the New School Year

Get started on the right foot to create lasting family habits

Building Bridges: How to Connect With Your Child’s Teacher

Tips ahead of the upcoming school year

Adventurous Date Night Options for Charlotte Parents

Check out these date night ideas if you're looking to add some adventure to your date night routine

6 Exhibits to Explore With Kids in Charlotte

Our picks for local exhibits not to miss this month.

Get to Know: Tera Black of the Charlotte Checkers

She's the only female COO in the American Hockey League

Editor's Note (August 2019): The End-of-Summer Pool Bag

From our new issue of Charlotte Parent

Drive-In Movie Theaters Near Charlotte

Each has its own advantages

Style-A-Stack: Books in Your Home

Books—new or old—can add a spark to your space

NC Pedestrian Deaths Reach 28-Year High

Deaths rose 4% in 2018

New Guidelines for Sports Physicals

Preparticipation Physical Evaluation has been updated

Study Links Sugary Drinks With Risk of Premature Death

Study followed 13,000 people

Local Students Named Brooks Scholars

Three students represent Triangle on N.C.-wide list

New Van Delivers North Carolina Symphony Programs to More Students

Vehicle funded by grant from the SECU Foundation

WCPSS to Receive $6.7 Million in Energy-Saving Upgrades

10 individual energy conservation measures covered in funding

Book Harvest Graduates 29 Book Babies

Program also marks kindergarten readiness

Kidzu Children’s Museum Wins Grant to Support Learning Programs

Ronald McDonald House Charities awarded them $12,000

Belarussian Children Celebrate Their Birthdays at Angus Barn

Raleigh-based Overflowing Hands behind event

Enter to Win School Supplies and Products

From Post-it products to earbuds, your student will love what's in this prize package.

Travel: Down Highway 64

Take this iconic highway to visit to Carl Sandburg’s home and the Esmeralda Inn.

It’s All About Balance in Parenthood

The latest "Father Figuring" column

Guide: The SAT Adversity Score

How might it affect your student’s college application?

Khan Academy for All

The latest "Tech Talk" column

Books for Back to School

Recommendations to help kids get excited

Thinking About After-School Activities

The latest "Understanding Kids" column

Fostering Motor Skills for School Readiness

The latest "Oh, Baby!" column

Ready, Set, Grow: Encouraging Adaptability at All Ages

A growth mindset encourages resilience, happiness and success
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GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.