PET SURVEY

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Pet Survey

We want to know all about your fine feathered or fur-covered friends!

FAMILY FEATURE

‘When the School Says No … How to Get the Yes’

Securing Special Education Services for Your Child.

FEATURES

The Last Year for the Old SAT

A new SAT is coming, designed to be fairer than the one before it. What it is and how to prepare.

The Greatest September Shows for Families in Northern Virginia

Feeling the drain of back to school? Break up your routine, and keep the merriment alive by getting tickets to Northern Virginia’s hottest family performances happening in September.

Not Just for Tourists: Family Guide to Visiting the Washington Monument

The Washington Monument has finally reopened, here’s how to dodge some of the crowds to see it.

August’s Family Game Plan

Five family-friendly events happening this month.

Stock up for back to school during Tax-Free Weekend

Back-to-school shopping is in full swing with the mark of tax free weekend from Aug. 1 to 3. Stock up on all your kids’ school essentials with 20 percent off any clothing item under $100 and any back-to-school item under $20.

August Family Fun in NoVA= Fairs Rule

From funnel cakes to livestock, fire trucks to LEGO trains, August is packed with fairs to delight every interest and age level.

5 Exciting Things for Kids at Udvar-Hazy Center

Since planes may not always be completely fun to look and stare at, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly offers many activities designed for kids of all ages to participate and learn.

SENIOR LIVING

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The Perfect Golf Date for Your Golf-Free Relationship

Planning a golf date when your partner isn’t into golf can be a challenge. Here’s what to look for, and where to go.

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Have Retirement, Will Travel

Today’s seniors are traveling to more exotic place than ever before.

Healthy Brain

A Healthy Mind

New study ranks Virginia 18th in brain health.

KIDS GEAR

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BOB Revolution SE Sport Stroller

Your running routine doesn’t have to stop just because you had a baby, take your baby with you.

Ingenuity™ InLighten Cradling Swing™

Ingenuity’s InLighten Cradling Swing™

Personalize your baby’s nap-time with the Ingenuity™ InLighten Cradling Swing™.

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Merry Muscles Baby Exerciser

Give your baby a leg up on her motor skills!

PET GEAR

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Natural dog food brand Grandma Lucy’s offers healthy pet options

Grandma Lucy’s has been making high-quality, meat-based dog food since 1999. With a variety of options, your dog will never get bored or go hungry.

PAMPERED PETS

How to Keep Your Pets Cool and Hydrated this Summer.

Water Pups

Just as humans take to the water in sweltering heat, dogs want a part of the action, too.

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Senior Living: Ready, Set, Live

New year, new goal: a fun, never-a-dull-moment retirement that offers lots of amenities, convenience and more. Embrace the best that life has to offer at one of Northern Virginia’s senior living communities.