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Woman Claims Daughter, 6, Injured When Bungee Strap Separated On Pacific Park Ride

Candace Greene tells KCAL9’s Serene Branson her mother took her 6-year-old daughter to the Santa Monica Pier park Monday for an afternoon of fun that ended in a trip to the E.R.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Best Summertime Amusement Parks Near Los Angeles

There are sights to see and roller coasters to ride in Southern California.

05/24/2014

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Westside Los Angeles’ Best Fun For Kids

From Santa Monica to Culver City, the Westside offers lots of fun activities for families – and that doesn’t even include the beach.

CBS Los Angeles–05/10/2014

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Best Parent Gathering Places In Los Angeles

Leading parenting expert Dr. Fran Walfish gives CBS readers the inside scoop on some of the best parent gathering places in Los Angeles.

01/17/2014

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Best Activities For Kids In Los Angeles Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Following are five of the best ways to keep all members of your family entertained while being otherwise occupied during the upcoming holiday weekend.

11/22/2013

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Best Places In LA To Watch The Sunset

Consider the following places, all of which are ideal for watching the alluring sunsets no other city than Los Angeles has to offer.

CBS Los Angeles–10/26/2013

People gathered in a darkened Nokia Plaza at the LA Live entertainment complex hold candles in downtown Los Angeles on March 28, 2009 for a celebration to mark Earth Hour. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Iconic Landmarks In SoCal To Go Dark For Earth Hour

Santa Monica’s world-famous Ferris wheel will be among several iconic landmarks to go dark on Saturday evening.

03/23/2013

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What To Do With Your Double-Digit Kids

When your kid hits the double-digit age range, suddenly the old tricks don’t work anymore. Here are some great suggestions for activities that both parents and those growing children will enjoy together.

CBS Los Angeles–06/28/2012

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LAPD Detective Takes 25-Hour Ferris Wheel Ride For Charity

LAPD Detective Gus Martinez was on the ride of his life Thursday in the hopes of setting a world record for the longest time spent on a Ferris wheel.

05/31/2012

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Valley Residents Who Endure ‘Carmageddon’ Rewarded With Free Carnival Rides

For many, riding the 405 can be something like a carnival ride…up, down, curving, fast, crawls to a halt, repeat.

07/06/2011

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Best Places To Throw a Kid’s Birthday Party

There is nothing easier and more convenient than celebrating your child’s birthday at some special place that’s fun and exciting. Here are some of our favorite places around LA to go.

12/05/2010

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Best Stuff For Young Kids (5-8) In Los Angeles

More than 150 cars, trucks, motorcycles and more are displayed across the four floors that encompass this 300,000 square-foot Petersen Auto Museum.

CBS Los Angeles–08/28/2010

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