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Free Pregnancy Tests Will Soon be Available at Alaska Bars

06/19/14

Free Pregnancy Tests Will Soon be Available at Alaska Bars

About 20 restaurants and bars will stock them in women's restrooms in an effort to combat the state's high fetal alcohol syndrome rates.

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Stingray Cove Exhibit at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit

06/17/14

Stingray Cove Exhibit at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit

Check out the newest exhibit coming to the Michigan Science Center June 21-Aug. 31, 2014, and let your kids explore the exciting world of underwater sea creatures and habitats.

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Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

06/17/14

Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun projects fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.

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Parents Spanking Children as a First Resort

06/17/14

Parents Spanking Children as a First Resort

No warnings for bad behavior. More parents are using corporal punishment to discipline kids for all sorts of trivial reasons, according to a new study. A local psychologist weighs in.

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FDA Proposes Pregnant, Nursing Women, Children Eat More Fish

06/16/14

FDA Proposes Pregnant, Nursing Women, Children Eat More Fish

Federal health officials drafted new recommendations for the minimum amount of seafood pregnant and nursing women, as well as children, should eat per week.

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Seva Restaurant in Detroit for Vegetarian Food Options

06/16/14

Seva Restaurant in Detroit for Vegetarian Food Options

It's not always easy to find vegetarian items on the menu when you're dining out, but thanks to this local spot – which has another location in Ann Arbor – families have tons of great choices.

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Ford Fireworks in Detroit

06/16/14

Ford Fireworks in Detroit

Get ready for all the 'ooh's' and 'ah's' as the spectacular fireworks display makes Detroit's night sky glow again with color on June 23, 2014.

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GM River Days on the Detroit Riverfront

06/16/14

GM River Days on the Detroit Riverfront

This annual shebang, which takes place June 20-22, 2014 and is presented by the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, brings fun for the whole family to the banks of the Detroit River.

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The Wizard of Oz at the Detroit Opera House

06/16/14

The Wizard of Oz at the Detroit Opera House

This live performance, which hits the stage in Detroit June 17-29, 2014, puts a modern spin on the classic MGM screenplay. It's fun for the family with original songs and a few special surprises!

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American Pie Pizzas for Family-Friendly Dining

06/16/14

American Pie Pizzas for Family-Friendly Dining

With a location in Warren, this local pizza place offers an all-you-can-eat buffet with 40 different pizza combinations.

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