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1994: An Unwanted Visitor

When we walk in the front door, I immediately sling my loaded backpack onto the bench. I can feel where the strap dug into my shoulder. 1,159 more words

Do You Know Where Your Kids Are At 2AM?

On a Tuesday in the wee hours of predawn I would surely hope that most mothers can say that their children are at home in their bedrooms. 395 more words

PA Parents "Gift" Teen Daughter to Man?

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Outside Kaplan”s home

A Pennsylvania couple has been charged with child endangerment for allegedly giving their teenage daughter away to a friend, according to the… 442 more words

Bad Parents

“A Dream of Miracles” by Ruth Reid

“A Dream of Miracles” by Ruth Reid was a beautifully written work of Amish fiction.  I thought the characters were well developed and true to their place in the story.  172 more words

Book Review

Task Force Report On Child Protection Highlights Areas Of Concern

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A new report shows more work is needed to prevent child maltreatment and improve accountability in Minnesota’s child protection system.

According to the Governor’s Task Force on the Protection of Children, the biggest reasons kids end up in the system are poverty, substance abuse and physical abuse. 47 more words