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State releases guidance on celebrating Halloween safely

Amid ongoing concerns and restrictions related to COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health has released Halloween guidance, urging all Ohioans to use caution and plan

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Looking for childcare? Coad4kids is here to help!

Coad4kis is a FREE resource designed to ensure Ohio children have access to safe, nurturing childcare environments.

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3 satisfying kinetic sand activities for pre-K and elementary school students

Yes, it can be messy, but we promise it’s better than slime! And, there are learning and skill-building components!

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Attorney General Yost applauds Big Ten’s decision to bring back fall sports

(Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is commending the Big Ten Conference for its decision to resume fall sports on campus.

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Get the whole family in the fall spirit with the upcoming Autumn Lantern Tours!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – When the sun goes down the Village comes to life!

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Canton Ballet moves forward with “Peter and the Wolf” performance

(Canton, Ohio) – The show must go on!

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DoverPhila to Present Finance Program for Teens at Dover Library

(Dover, Ohio) – DoverPhila Federal Credit Union is partnering with the Dover Public Library to present the credit union’s Finances 101 program.

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5 steps to choosing quality childcare for your kids

Our children are our world and determining who you will leave them with every day can seem like a daunting task.

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Keep your toddler busy and learning with sticker line up.

Toddlers are busy and with recent studies from the American Academy of Pediatrics, screens may keep them occupied, but they may do more harm than

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Homeschooling this year? These Tuscarawas County destinations will help enrich your child’s learning experience!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Unique museums, inspiring historical sites, beautiful landscapes, and exciting theatre venues that are sure to enrich your child’s learning experience!

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Performing Arts Center Creates New Outdoor Event

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – It’s been over 181 days since the Performing Arts Center has hosted an event and they are now announcing a NEW

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What developmental milestones should your baby be hitting?

During your baby’s first year of life, she will grow and develop at an amazing rate!

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Childcare providers are needed and the opportunities are endless!

(Ohio) – When children are well cared for and their parents have the opportunity to use work or school, families thrive and communities prosper.

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5 ways to make tummy time fun

Always remember: back to sleep, tummy to play!

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Wrap up summer in style with the Jammin’ Food Truck event!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Jammin’ Food Truck Fest will deliver some end of summer fun including food, live music, and more!

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Begin September Recommendation – Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You

Friends who challenge you and hold you accountable while supporting you and encouraging you at the same time…those are the kind of friends everyone needs.

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Including You – Helping special needs students stay on track this school year

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Summer slide…COVID slide…like last year, the upcoming school year will not be without its challenges.

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Tuscarawas County – Dover Public Library announces upcoming storytime

(Dover, Ohio) – Story time has taken a different look at the Dover Public Library. 

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Preparing for Every Scenario – Updated Site-Based Mentoring Delivery Models

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio remains committed to ensuring site-based mentoring programs are offered to support children in

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Mentor Monday – Talking to your kids about COVID-19

(Dover, Ohio) – There’s no denying the current social climate is likely to have a negative effect on our children, so what can we do?

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Mentor Monday – Match Madness

(Dover, Ohio) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio recently set out on an ambitious goal of recruiting TEN new Bigs in the

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TUSCARAWAS COUNTY – Ohio Historical Marker placed at Fort Laurens

(Bolivar, Ohio) –  Ohio Historical Marker was placed on the Fort Laurens grounds.

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‘Begin’ – Trolls World Tour shares a unique approach to the importance of inclusion

(Ohio) – “Denying our differences is denying the truth of who we are.”

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3 things to do with the family this weekend in Tuscarawas County, Ohio

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Looking for a quick and affordable getaway with the family, but not looking to travel far? Check out 3 of our

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3 things to do with the family in Stark County, Ohio this weekend!

(Canton, Ohio) – Tired of being at home? Check out our top 3 choices for things to do this weekend in Stark County, Ohio!

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3 outdoor activities to do with the family in Ashland County this weekend!

(Ashland, Ohio) – Looking to get out of the house this weekend, but stay close to home?

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Parenting children in the age of screens

(U.S.) – Many parents of young children in the United States worry about their children’s screen time and the impact it will have on them.

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TUSCARAWAS COUNTY – Food Truck Fest to be held to support small businesses

(Dover, Ohio) – The Tuscarawas County Agricultural Society is inviting the public to the Food Truck Fest this weekend.

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Save money with Newsymom local business partners!

(Ohio) – Check out the latest list of local businesses and Ohio destinations offering deals and discounts exclusively to Newsymom readers!

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5 Online games you can feel good about letting your kids play for hours

(U.S.) Screentime seems to be a regular part of the day at this point, but these online games will have you feeling guilt-free!

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Fair to be scaled back in Stark County

(Canton, Ohio) – Stark County is scaling back the fair this year due to the threat of COVID-19.

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14 ways to build your child’s social skills at home

It can seem like a daunting challenge to replicate social skills learning fro home, but these activities can help!

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Canton Parks and Recreation suspending all rentals

(Canton, Ohio) – In accordance with continuing orders to limit gatherings to groups of ten or fewer people, Canton Parks and Recreation will be suspending and

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Mentor Monday – Determining the success of a match

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Youth Outcomes Survey (YOS) was developed by three of the top mentoring researchers in the country.

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18 Questions to learn more about your toddler

Having open conversations and asking questions is a great way to learn about the person your little one is becoming.

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Cancels 2020 Craft Beer Fest

(Canton, Ohio) – As a public health precaution, the second annual Pro Football Hall of Fame Craft Beer Fest, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020,

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Free Virtual Summer Camp and Drive-In Movie Theater for Families

(U.S.) – Walmart has announced two new experiences to help families make memories together, by reimaging how they can turn parking lots and backyards into

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STARK COUNTY – Get ready for outdoor fun because First Fridays are back!

(Canton, Ohio) – ArtsInStark is announcing plans to bring First Friday back to downtown Canton.

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Begin – What if we were all the same?

Newsymom July Recommendations – ‘What if we were all the same?’ * ‘Just Mercy.”

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TUSCARAWAS COUNTY – The Ghosts of Zoar are returning along with others

(Zoar, Ohio) – Historic Zoar Village and Fort Laurens are offering tours and other programing beginning in July.

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DEAL – Get money back when you book your family vacation

(Canton, Ohio) – It’s vacation season and as parents, we know Disney always tends to come up at some point. Before you book, how does

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STARK COUNTY – Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week postponed amid COVID-19 pandemic

(Canton, Ohio) – As a public health precaution, the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce are rescheduling all events

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The Magic School Bus is coming to the big screen

(U.S.) – “WAHOOOOO,” as Ms. Frizzle would say.

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DEAL – Save 10% on family photo sessions

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – This time of year is perfect for capturing memories that will last a lifetime. Enjoy this discount with Blissfully Blurred simply

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DEAL – 20% of yoga packages with Be Yoga Studios

(Dover, Ohio) – Need to unwind, relax, and reconnect? Well, enjoy 20% off with Be Yoga Studios just for being a Newsymom reader!

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“Pigskin’s Pals” Affordable Family Summer Fun Begins

(Canton, Ohio) – Kids ages 2-12 Receive FREE and Discounted Experiences at 14 Stark County Attractions.

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OHIO – Storybook Trails open at state parks

(Ohio) – Looking for something to enjoy as a family this summer?

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When Larry the Cucumber and Daniel Tiger talk about the census, children listen

(U.S.) – The United States Census is taking place this year and officials are leaning on beloved TV heroes to explain to kids what it

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Canton Museum of Art to reopen

(Canton, Ohio) –  Limited Hours and Capacity in July; Free Admission Courtesy of PNC Foundation.

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Stark County – Pro Football Hall of Fame reopens to the public

(Canton, Ohio) – The Pro Football Hall of Fame is now open to the public.

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