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The top two Senior Division project winners from the 2019 Monterey County Science & Engineering Fair will advance to compete in the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair in Phoenix, Arizona May 12 - 17. Read more

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Register for a FREE ticket for the Family Fun Expo being held on Saturday, April 13 and you can exchange your ticket for a goody bag filled with giveaways. Plus, random bags will have gift certificates ranging in value from $5 to $50. Read more

Family Fun

The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk announced a new "Work & Play" employment program, aimed at hiring a team of temporary employees for 10 specific days this spring. Read more

Family Advice

The Countywide Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Monterey County Office of Education and community partners, will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Hartnell College on Sunday, March 3. Read more

Education

It's time! Summer camp planning has begun and we have the resources to help you. Read more

Family Fun

Making sure your child has a great experience at summer camp is a priority whether it is his first time or fifth time. The key is to find out what your child wants to do, give him options and let him have a voice in the process. Read more

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The American Academy of Pediatrics found that self-esteem is shaped by both the child’s perceptions and expectations as well as the perceptions and expectations of significant people in her life. Read more

Family Advice

Planning your St. Patrick's Day? Here are a few local (and not quite so local) events to help you have a fun St. Patrick's Day celebration. Read more

Holidays

St. Patrick’s Day is a call to celebrate shamrocks, leprechauns, and everything Irish. St. Patrick’s Day, for many, is the day to celebrate Irish heritage through dance, song, and camaraderie. Read more

Holidays

Toxic masculinity is a pattern of thinking and parenting of boys where the focus is on achievement, adventure and risk, and strength and self-reliance as well as violence, anti-femininity, and avoidance of perceptions of weakness. Read more

Family Advice

In our household, a Sunday breakfast outing has become a perfect time to appreciate one another. One of our favorite breakfast discoveries is Jeffrey’s Grill and Catering located in Carmel’s Mid Valley Center. Read more

Family Fun

This month, I want to focus on the Monterey Bucket List. Most of us feel incredibly lucky to be stationed in this area and have access to such amazing adventures. Read more

Monterey Military

Both animal shelters on Hitchcock Road in Salinas are hoping to make some lifelong love matches by reducing adoption fees over the Valentine's Day week. Read more

Family Fun

Valentine's Day is Thursday, February 14. We have lots of information to help you plan a fun, loving day for your Monterey family. Click on the title to read the entire article. Read more

Holidays

There are a variety of free story times for children scheduled regularly throughout the coastal area of Monterey County. Be sure to call ahead to be sure the story time will be held before attending. Read more

Family Fun

Are you a motivated, self-starter looking for an advertising sales job with room to grow? If so, we're looking for you! Read more

Family Advice

Waylon Fanning was just three days old when he was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot–a serious heart condition that will require several surgeries to correct. Waylon’s mom, Kara, shares her family’s story. Read more

Health & Wellness

If your family is ready for a fun romp in the snow, we have great options within a 5-hour drive of Monterey for you to check out. Read more

Travel

February is the perfect month to make plans for a girls’ getaway. You may be surprised to hear a girls’ trip will have significant benefits for your mind and body. Read more

Travel

Generally, kids who have positive, supportive, relationships with parents are more likely to have greater intimacy and relationship satisfaction with romantic partners later on. Read more

Family Advice

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