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Authors Patchett, Kingsolver to discuss importance of literary friendships

May 5th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

Writers Ann Patchett and Barbara Kingsolver will engage in a dialogue about “literary friendships,” discussing the important influences and camaraderie of other writers, during an appearance together May 19 at the Martha Washington Hotel and Spa in Abingd

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KingsportARTS Summer Camp

May 5th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

KingsportARTS will host a summer camp June 3-7. This year’s camp will teach students about the Renaissance movement as it happened in different countries, including northern Europe, Portugal, Spain, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Poland and Russia. St

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Aquatic center memberships lag far behind Y sign-up

Aquatic center memberships lag far behind Y sign-up

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

More than 1,200 people have joined the YMCA since December in the lead-up to the opening of its new facility. By comparison, less than 50 people have joined the Kingsport Aquatic Center since the city first started accepting memberships back in March.

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Child Sense: Tips for walking home from school

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Priscilla Dunstan

Now that the weather is warming up your child may wish to start walking home with friends or on their own. If you live close by and you feel your child is old enough and emotionally ready, following these hints will make it a safer and easier task.

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From strangers, a parental eye-opener

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Melissa Dribben

I never expected a parental epiphany to arrive as late as this — 29 years after the first child was born and three years after the youngest decamped for college.

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Paleo-Camp at ETSU and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum at Gray Fossil Site

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

JOHNSON CITY—Children interested in paleontology, science, art and nature are invited to participate in the annual Paleo-Camp at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum and Visitors Center at the Gray Fossil Site

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Finding My Way Back, The Beginning

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Eric Myers

Read any self help book or listen to any motivational speaker and you will hear the same advice: problem solving begins with problem identification. It's a simple and straightforward idea really, you can't fix what you don't know is broken, and it was my

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6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Alonna Friedman

When you think of Mother’s Day, do images of carnations, Hallmark cards and Sunday brunches come to mind? It’s one of the most celebrated holidays of the year, but when it comes to gift giving, people often fall back on the old standbys.

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8 ways to find child care on vacation

8 ways to find child care on vacation

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Mark G. McLaughlin - MCT

Family vacations are great for bonding with loved ones as you get away from your normal routines. But a family vacation can sometimes feel like no vacation at all for parents chasing after kids. Parents need time to themselves, and not just for romance

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Eric Myers' Man of the House: My Child Was In Irritation

Eric Myers' Man of the House: My Child Was In Irritation

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Eric Myers'

If you were to ask my wife Cindy how I've progressed as a parent and a father over these years that I've been the at-home caregiver, or even if I’ve progressed, I think she would smile and say, “He’s come a long way.”

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