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June 2011

Weekend Planner: Celebrate the 4th

06/28/11

Weekend Planner: Celebrate the 4th

50+ ideas for family fun on the 4th: festivals, fireworks, concerts and more

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Weekend Planner: Celebrity Character Sightings

06/23/11

Weekend Planner: Celebrity Character Sightings

Bring your little ones to watch and meet favorite storybook and TV characters. Plus: Taste of Philadelphia and other food festivals for all ages

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3 Delco Parish Schools Close

06/17/11

3 Delco Parish Schools Close

Our Lady of Charity School in Brookhaven, St. Kevin School in Springfield and St. Philomena School in Landsdowne will not reopen in September.

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Dad's Weekend

06/16/11

Dad's Weekend

More than a dozen ideas for a Father's Day weekend family outing. Here's to you, Dad!

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Weekend Planner: Beat the Heat!

06/09/11

Weekend Planner: Beat the Heat!

Summer is heating up — both in temperature and family fun.

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Weekend Planner: It's Strawberry Season!

06/02/11

Weekend Planner: It's Strawberry Season!

Celebrate the yummy berry at these festivals, June 2-5.

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Cell Phone Cancer Concerns

06/01/11

Cell Phone Cancer Concerns

A  group of 31 World Health Organization scientists has concluded that cell phones might increase our risk for cancer. The group classified cell phones with the pesticide DDT and car exhaust as “possibly carcinogenic.”No direct link between cell phone use and brain cancer has been established. A recent study showed an elevated rate of glioma brain tumors among heavy cell phone users, but the condition remained rare.Some experts suggested precautions such as texting more often and using head sets rather than holding a cell phone against the ear.► Web MD: Expert Panel: Cell Phones Might Cause Brain Cancer► Boston Globe: Cellphones are added to list of potential risks for cancer► ABC's Dr. Mehmet Oz, host of the Dr. Oz Show: Cell phone precautions ► Time Magzine:...

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