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What Local Schools Need Most And How You Can Help

It’s back to school time, and local schools are always happy to get help from parents and the community. You have a wide variety of options if you want to pitch in and assist.

08/19/2015

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Best Family Activities In OC To Do Before The Summer Ends

Before settling into the school year routine, take the family to one of these Orange County attractions.

08/14/2015

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Children’s Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids’ Safe Return To School

The time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.

08/12/2015

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Best Spots For Back To School Shopping In Orange County

Orange County provides an impressively solid set of local stores for children’s educational supplies and clothing needs. With kids returning to school, you’ll want to head to shops that stand out amongst their peers as head of the class.

CBS Los Angeles–08/04/2015

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5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your House

One of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.

07/17/2015

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5 Healthy Breakfasts For Weekday Mornings

Plan ahead for a quick and healthy morning meal from your own kitchen.

07/16/2015

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5 Tips On How To Beat Senioritis

Nearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.

07/15/2015

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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

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5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.

07/13/2015

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Chef Ellie Krieger Shares How To Incorporate Healthier Meals Into Busy Lives

Chef Ellie Krieger stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to talk about her new book “Weekend Wonders” and how viewers can add healthier meals to their daily lives.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2014

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Throw Goodbye Summer Bash On A Budget With Tips From Super Moms 360

Founder of Super Moms 360 website Deborah Stallings Stum stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to show viewers how to throw the perfect goodbye summer bash on a budget.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2014

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Chef Karamardian Shares Healthier Alternatives To Junk Food For A Lunchbox Makeover

Chef Zov Karamardian from Zov’s Bistro stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to share some of her healthy solutions for the perfect lunchbox makeover.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/19/2014

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LAUSD Students, Teachers Start 2014-2015 School Year

More than 650,000 students in the Los Angeles Unified School District returned to classrooms Tuesday, despite ongoing negotiations with the teachers union.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2014

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Dream Center ‘Bash’ Gets Kids Ready To Return To School

Local children were able to gear up for school as the Dream Center handed out 2,000 backpacks filled with supplies during its annual “Back To School Bash” in Echo Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2014

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Best Back To School Books For The Off To College Crowd

College is a monumental time in a young person’s life, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book that will them thinking about their impact on the world, their future success, and the enriching value of what they’re learning behind university gates.

07/29/2014

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