One in every 100 children in the United States has suffered abuse. It is a time to acknowledge communities working together to prevent child abuse.
Connecting With Your Children
Students were asked to make posters about the future.
The Lions Club of Marshall County gave free eye exams to Head Start kids at the First United Methodist Church in Benton on Thursday.
To prepare, many organizations are taking action now to help ease the blow of their uncertain financial future.
Parenting is one of the toughest jobs out there and there are a lot of different styles.
Local day care facilities are reminding parents of their strict vaccine policies.
When accidents happen you need to act quickly. That is why it is important to prepare for an emergency now before it happens.
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner says he wants to put his state back to work, but due to a $300 million shortfall in child care, a lot of would be workers are forced to stay home.
Officials say it's not clear if the cases are linked to the outbreak that started at Disneyland in December or to one other suburban Chicago case confirmed last month.
Wednesday was World Cancer Day.
President Obama wants to triple the maximum child care tax credit to $3,000 and make that money more accessible.
A decrease in income tax could mean less child care available in some communities.
Heaters will be running for longer hours and hike up the heating bill. For some families, that means having to choose between paying bills and putting food on the table.
The federal government estimates about 1,650 deaths every year, but the actual number may be twice as high.
Story time can be a magical event where you can go anywhere and do anything. You just need a good book and an imagination.
More children are staying home from school and instead going to the doctor's office. This is packing local clinics and forcing some to turn patients away.
Glenn Poshard may be best known as a former Illinois State Senator, and President of Southern Illinois University. But on Monday, he and his wife Jo spent time playing the role of Santa's elves.
Sick kids are always a challenge, but a bad bug is especially inconvenient during the holidays.
Over the holidays, your child can lose weeks of academic learning. When kids return back to school, they often spend days, if not weeks catching up to where they were when the holiday break began.
Longfellow Elementary School in Marion, Illinois closed school early Monday morning due to a water main break.
Herrin High School has won a $25,000 grant after participating in a teen driver safety awareness program sponsored by State Farm.
It's become a part of school life, right up there with homework and extracurriculars. We're talking about fundraisers.
Blogger Sarah Stewart Holland joined the morning crew this morning to discuss how to help your kids learn to code.
In today's 6 Things to Know, drowning now ranks in the top ten causes of death for children and young adults.