Features

DART Easily to MegaFest Events in June


    Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is the easiest way to attend MegaFest when it returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center June 28 through July 1. An estimated 100,000 people from across North Texas and the country

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Summer Fun in OKC!

  School’s out…summer’s in by Tricia White | Managing Editor Temperatures soar, kids populate your sofa, mass quantities of consumables magically disappear, and everyone is looking to you for a steady stream of funds and entertainment options. We’ve assembled a

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Summer Fun Around Town

  Staycation at the Gaylord Texan Everything is big and bright at our Grapevine, TX resort! Proudly displaying “everything’s bigger in Texas,” Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center invites visitors to a first-class experience with Southern hospitality. Overlooking the beautiful

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DART to Unique Summer Activities

    by Tricia White | Managing Editor Once school is out and the days are longer, there’s lots of time to visit places you’ve never been, or haven’t been in a while. Whether those adventures are close to home

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Student Safety Information: What you should know about the Netflix series “13 Reasons Why”

Based on the popular novel of the same name, a new online series produced by Netflix called 13 Reasons Why dramatizes bullying, depression, sexual assault and suicide and is gaining popularity among young people across the country. The series is rated MA

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Protecting Our Kids

  How Much is Too Much? by Dr. Dean Beckloff | Contributor Yeesh! Is it hard to be a parent! With our tweens or teens, the challenges loom large. The choices our kids make at these ages have a much

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Skratch to Match

Does Your Teen Want a Job? New app helps teens get work in their neighborhood. by Karyn Brodsky   “Skratch is an opportunity to work and get paid for doing stuff I love to do.” – Aidan Jacoby, pictured above far left,

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The Summer Camps and Programs Guide

How do you choose from among the thousands of overnight programs, camps and trips out there? Ask an expert like Helene Abrams. OVERNIGHT CAMPS AND PROGRAMS Helene Abrams’ Tips on Trips and Camps, a free advisory service, represents more than 600

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It’s Never Too Late to Plan an Impactful Summer

Summer 2017 will be here before you know it. What will your kids be doing during that long stretch between June and August? Will they be expanding their minds, learning a new skill or improving on an existing one, making

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