A new chapter

...called "Unbreakable Bonds: The Mighty Moms and Wounded Warriors of Walter Reed...which comes out Nov. 18. She, the other moms and the book's authors will all attend...and the Juneau community - and the other moms who found themselves in similar situations...
Pro-pot group gets support from some parents supporting the legalization of recreational use of marijuana in Alaska has announced what it calls a statewide coalition of moms and dads supporting the initiative.The coalition was announced last week as part of an online ad launch by the Campaign to...
Group supports parents of special needs kids

...special needs, running to various doctor appointments, activities and just completing everyday errands leaves little time for moms and dads to consider their own needs.In an effort to give parents a time to gather and talk about their lives and special needs...
More than bows and tiaras

...laughingly remembered some of the dance moms from past competitions. "What was the...the competitions," Tamara said. "The moms would stand in the middle aisle right in...own." Tamara recalls that some pageant moms acted like the people you see on popular...
Marijuana and your kids

...They warn parents never to lie about their own marijuana use.Cheryl Shuman, the California-based executive director of Moms for Marijuana, an advocacy group for legalization and education, has been using medical marijuana for nearly two decades...
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Kodiak moms make 'stroller strides' toward fitness

...babies, strollers and running to help moms get in shape.Stroller Strides is a new hourlong fitness class that allows moms to work out with their babies.Jamie...California mom. In Stroller Strides classes, moms use the natural environment, strollers...
Can Web-savvy activist moms change Japan?

...TOKYO - Japan's nuclear crisis has turned Mizuho Nakayama into one of a small but growing number of Internet-savvy activist moms.Worried about her 2-year-old son and distrustful of government and TV reports that seemed to play down radiation risks...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Student moms need child care 9/2/98

...Until that person is found, student moms can use funding from other assistance programs...hours per week. It's hard for the teen moms to manage, Shaw said. They are especially...are their only mode of transportation. Moms can spend up to four hours per day traveling...
Digging through layers of fleece

...we are still wrapped in layers of warm wool and fleece. For Moms, under these layers of fleece lies baby's perfect food. Everyone...not just the perfect food, it is closeness and bonding time. Moms start out breastfeeding because we know it is best for baby...
Letter: Haven House needs community support to be successful

...have been released from prison and are on probation or parole are also our neighbors and co-workers. They might be one of the moms walking a child to the bus stop or they might be wait staff at a favorite restaurant. Why? Because, on average, 95 prisoners...


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