Children’s Festival, kiting events, and more
Nothing beats theater and live shows for beauty, suspense, laughs and learning. Check out what's happening this month on local stages.
This small foothills town delivers big fun for families
Take the stress out of air travel by flying direct to one of these fun cities
Find out which festivals are happening near you.
While you're there, view elegant fashions worn by the Vanderbilts in “A Vanderbilt House Party – The Gilded Age,” exhibit, which runs through May 27.
Leave the car at home and hop on a nonstop flight from CLT for family travels farther afield
Family getaways take strategic planning. Where’s the best place to stay? What will the kids enjoy doing? Is there something everybody in the family will enjoy?
Hotels and short-term rentals each offer pros and cons for family getaways. A mom and grandmother who travel with kids share their insights.
Mighty Moms for Special Needs meetup connects parents of special needs children.
A multi-year, multi-faceted, multimedia exploration of Charlotte neighborhoods at Levine Museum of the New South.
Here's what life is like with twin kindergarteners in the house.
Wegmans announces plans for a sixth grocery store in the Triangle.
Nonprofit helps those with special needs take part in races
The third movie in the "How to Train Your Dragon" series offers stunning detail and a heartwarming message about friendship.
Ty Pennington of "Trading Spaces" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" shares his tips for keeping all-things-kids in order at home.
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Scrap your New Year's Resolutions and Word of the Year and try these monthly, manageable intentions instead.
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Carlos Santos, a DACA recipient, is originally from El Salvador
Even if don't have tickets, you can get in on the action during NBA All-Star weekend in Charlotte.
Check out these ideas for creating a day of wonder with your family — right here in your own backyard.
One mom shares her personal experience and tips for learning to love a "new normal" as a parent of a special-needs child.
Get to know the best books for kids and how to join the community's biggest book club.
The choice to "graduate" from pediatic care is different for every family and every child.
We're giving away 25 pairs of tickets to see the movie on Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. at AMC Southpoint in Durham.
North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Grants $1 Million to Expand Youth Education Programs Statewide
The grant will support five years of program expansion across the state.
The latest 'Daddy Derek' column
Consistency and patience pay off