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Nov 12, 2018, 16:31 ET Aflac Helps Pediatric Patients from Local Hospital Join CMA Week Festivities

In celebration of Country Music's Biggest Night™, Aflac hosted a special event, in partnership with PEOPLE, featuring chart-topping artist RaeLynn....


Nov 12, 2018, 14:45 ET Keep Helen Keller in the Classroom

The Dallas Morning News reported in September that the Texas School Board is considering removing Helen Keller from its Grade 3 social studies...


Nov 12, 2018, 14:00 ET Immplay and [email protected] Named as CES 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree

PLAYA VISTA, CA, Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Immplay and [email protected] are proud to announce that they have been named a CES® 2019 Innovation Awards...


Nov 12, 2018, 14:00 ET America's Navy Launches Drowning Prevention Public Service Campaign

In the United States, there are nearly 10 accidental drownings every day, and most victims are children under the age of 17. To raise awareness for...


Nov 12, 2018, 11:07 ET 'Tis The Season Of STEM With Learning Resources Toys Earning More Than 35 Industry Accolades

Educational toys from Learning Resources, the leading manufacturer of innovative, hands-on learning toys, have been awarded more than 35 industry...


Nov 12, 2018, 11:00 ET STAX Online Investing Game Disrupts Wall Street

For generations, Wall Street has promoted a particular way kids learn how to invest. But that is about to change with STAX, an online game that...


Nov 12, 2018, 11:00 ET Blink Fitness Opens First Orange County Location In Anaheim

Blink Fitness, the premium quality, affordable fitness brand is excited to announce the grand opening of its 74th gym, in Anaheim. The Anaheim...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:31 ET The Cannata Report's 33rd Annual Awards & Charities Dinner Raises $180,000 for Tackle Kids Cancer

Winners of the Frank Awards were announced at The Cannata Report's 33rd Annual Awards & Charities Dinner at The Madison Hotel in Morristown, N.J. on...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:15 ET Newport Academy Expands National Reach To Northern California

Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders and substance abuse, has...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:02 ET Genetic Testing Reveals Complex Condition for Mom and Young Daughter

For Robin Gramke, her pregnancy was a healthy, happy one. The delivery that followed of her baby girl McKenna also went smoothly. "She was born in...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:00 ET Kids' Chance of America and State Organizations Celebrate 2018 Awareness Week

Kids' Chance Awareness Week 2018 kicks off today, November 12, 2018, and continues through November 16. At Kids' Chance of America, we believe we can ...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:00 ET Colorations®, the most preferred art brand in Early Childhood Education, drives education innovation with international rebranding

Excelligence Learning Corporation (www.excelligence.com), the USA's largest provider of educational tools and solutions to early childhood education, ...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:54 ET Spin Master Surpasses 100 Toy of the Year Nominations as the Toy Association Unveils 2019 Finalists

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY; www.spinmaster.com), a leading global children's entertainment company, received...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:04 ET One Call Establishes the Kids' Chance of Florida One Call Scholarship

One Call, the nation's leading provider of specialized healthcare solutions for the workers' compensation industry, today announced the first ever...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Oakland Raiders' Marshawn Lynch and San Francisco 49ers Legends Team Up with Common Sense for #DeviceFreeDinner

Common Sense, the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology, today announced that...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:00 ET New Scholastic Professional Resource from Donalyn Miller and Colby Sharp Highlights the Power of Book Access for All Kids

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education, and media company, today announced the release of Game Changer! Book Access...


Nov 12, 2018, 08:34 ET Patented, Innovative Infant Incubator System for Potentially Faster, Less Expensive, Yet Healthier Care for Those Most Vulnerable

The pressing need to address growing premature births in the world inspired Amnion Life, (https://amnion.life/), to develop the AmnioBed, an...


Nov 12, 2018, 08:00 ET Parents of Student Loan Borrowers Have Options to Help Their Children in Times of Need, Says Ameritech Financial

Student loan repayment can be difficult even in regular circumstances. But when hardships begin to crop up, it may make student loan repayment more...


Nov 12, 2018, 08:00 ET BridgeBio Pharma LLC Signs Joint Collaboration Agreement with Cincinnati Children's to Accelerate Development of Genetic Disease Therapeutics

BridgeBio Pharma LLC and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center today announced they are entering into a research collaboration to identify...


Nov 09, 2018, 19:03 ET Shaquille O'Neal And Boys & Girls Clubs Of America Announce Winner Of Alumni & Friends Yearbook In Atlanta

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Club alum Shaquille O'Neal announced the winner of the Alumni & Friends Yearbook contest during an event this week...


Nov 09, 2018, 16:34 ET Stars and Strikes Announces Grand Opening Event in Summerville, SC

Georgia-based Stars and Strikes recently announced the Grand Opening Party for their brand-new Summerville, South Carolina location. The event takes...


Nov 09, 2018, 16:08 ET To Address Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic, FDA Must Stop Sales of All Flavored Products and Restrict Marketing and Sales to Protect Kids

According to reports by The Washington Post and other media, the Food and Drug Administration plans to announce limitations on the sale of certain...


Nov 09, 2018, 15:54 ET Haddad Brands & Crayola to Launch Colorful Apparel and Accessories Line

Haddad Brands, a leader in branded children's apparel, has joined forces with Crayola, the leader in children's creativity products, to launch an...


Nov 09, 2018, 12:10 ET 16 Years Of Drumming Up Support for Music Education: Little Kids Rock Hosts 10th Annual Benefit Concert Presented By Hot Topic Foundation Celebrating Lives Transformed Through Music Education

Last night, Little Kids Rock hosted its 10th annual benefit event to advance its mission of transforming lives by restoring, expanding and innovating ...


Nov 09, 2018, 10:30 ET Ford Motor Company Fund joins fight to help end childhood cancer at St. Jude Detroit Gala on Nov. 15

The Ford Motor Company Fund returns as the presenting sponsor of the St. Jude Detroit Gala at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Henry Ford...