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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Stress? What Stress?

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Stress? What Stress?

February 26th, 2014 10:54 am by Eric Myers

When I left my corporate job for this role of being an at-home parent, I remember anticipating that my stress level would go down. After all, I figured, "What stress can there be in caring for a 1-year-old?"

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Celebrity Baby Scoop: Autumn Calabrese launches '21 Day Fix'

Celebrity Baby Scoop: Autumn Calabrese launches '21 Day Fix'

February 25th, 2014 4:09 pm by Jenny Schafer

Autumn Calabrese, recently launched Beachbody's latest program, "21 Day Fix." Building on a foundation of portion-controlled eating and healthy exercise habits, Autumn empowers people to reach their weight loss goals with "simple fitness."

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One-day tickets at Disney World now more expensive

One-day tickets at Disney World now more expensive

February 25th, 2014 9:38 am by Associated Press

Disney World has raised the one-day ticket price to the Magic Kingdom so that it now costs $99 before taxes for visitors over age 9.

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Rules to limit marketing unhealthy food in schools

Rules to limit marketing unhealthy food in schools

February 25th, 2014 9:33 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Moving beyond the lunch line, new rules would limit marketing of unhealthy foods in schools, phasing out the advertising of sugary drinks and junk foods around campuses during the school day.

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Cameras in classrooms draws concerns from teachers, parents

Cameras in classrooms draws concerns from teachers, parents

February 25th, 2014 9:24 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

A new video teacher evaluation process in Washington County Schools has been temporarily suspended while the state reviews the practice, but teachers and parents are asking why they weren't notified of the program in the first place.

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Upcoming Events as of Feb. 24

Upcoming Events as of Feb. 24

February 24th, 2014 8:26 pm by Staff Report

The latest Upcoming Events list for sporting activities around the area.

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Critter Crawl 5K registration opens March 3

Critter Crawl 5K registration opens March 3

February 24th, 2014 7:24 pm by Kellen Short, Community Contributor

Registration opens March 3 for Grandfather Mountain's third annual Critter Crawl, a challenging 5K race set for June 7. Proceeds from the race will benefit the otter habitat renovations.

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Hot Topics: The down and dirty on the Dirty Thirty

Hot Topics: The down and dirty on the Dirty Thirty

February 24th, 2014 2:11 pm by Tracy Lee Curtis

Here they come. Barreling through the front door, fresh off the school bus. One backpack gets flung at a living room chair. The other gets slung to the sofa. Shoes drop like bread crumbs.

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Hot Topics: Don't get so hot over your child's fever

Hot Topics: Don't get so hot over your child's fever

February 24th, 2014 1:19 pm by Marla Jo Fisher

Oh, no. My child has a fever. Quick, call the doctor. Go to the ER. Get out the medicines to bring the temperature down. But is that the best way to react? In most cases, no, doctors now say.

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Some antibacterials come with worrisome silver lining

Some antibacterials come with worrisome silver lining

February 24th, 2014 9:28 am by By Julie Deardorff, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

But some scientists and environmental watchdog groups say putting nanosilver to widespread use may pose risks, as no one knows how chronic exposure to the particles may affect human health or the ecosystem in the long run.

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