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Win Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series Blu-ray Set

09/29/14

Win Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series Blu-ray Set

Your family could win a souped-up copy of this wacky kids cult TV series from the '80s/'90s. Enter our contest by Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.

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Halloween Soup Kids Play at Northville's Historic Marquis Theatre

09/29/14

Halloween Soup Kids Play at Northville's Historic Marquis Theatre

The cute October tale centers on a granny's haunted mansion and special holiday meal. Join in the spooktacular family stage fun select dates Oct. 4-26, 2014.

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Gridiron Glory Pro Football Exhibit at Henry Ford Museum

09/29/14

Gridiron Glory Pro Football Exhibit at Henry Ford Museum

Visit Dearborn and check out this touring display from the Pro Football Hall of Fame Oct. 3, 2014-Jan. 4, 2015, which is packed with tons of all-American fun.

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Metro Parent's October 2014 Cover Shoot Outtakes

09/29/14

Metro Parent's October 2014 Cover Shoot Outtakes

CoverKid Asher, 10, of Ann Arbor visits a southeast Michigan farm – and makes friends with a chicken (who also made the cover). Here are some alternative takes.

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Meet Asher, Metro Parent October 2014 CoverKid – VIDEO

09/29/14

Meet Asher, Metro Parent October 2014 CoverKid – VIDEO

He's a prankster who loves archery and looks pretty at home on the farm. Meet this Ann Arbor 10-year-old.

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Win Tickets to Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus' 'Built To Amaze'

09/29/14

Win Tickets to Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus' 'Built To Amaze'

Your family could snag tickets to this circus performance at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Nov. 12-16, 2014. Enter our contest by Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.

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Repairing Cleft Palates in Kids

09/29/14

Repairing Cleft Palates in Kids

Since John Paul Orlosky was diagnosed with cleft palate, he's had surgeries and setbacks but now can speak clearly – an outcome that's more common in the many kids who have this condition.

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Halloween Picture Frame for Parties: Craft Idea

09/29/14

Halloween Picture Frame for Parties: Craft Idea

It's time for costumes and creepy decorations – Halloween is right around the corner! Capture some spooky moments at your party with this photo booth-ready frame

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Win Tickets to 'Dinosaurus' at Henry Ford College

09/29/14

Win Tickets to 'Dinosaurus' at Henry Ford College

Snag four tickets to the opening-day performance of this kid-friendly stage show, featuring animations. Enter our contest by Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.

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Independent Coffee Shops in Southeast Michigan

09/29/14

Independent Coffee Shops in Southeast Michigan

Parents and teens, get caffeinated, sip tea or hang out with friends at one of these local indie coffee joints in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

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