Children

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Massachusetts Court Offers Guidelines On Spanking

The state’s highest court has for the first time set legal guidelines for when and how parents can use spanking to discipline their children.

06/25/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH PATRICIA MONTES JUNE 2015

Boston Passes New Resolution in Favor of Immigrant Children

June 27, 2015 On Wednesday, June 24th Boston City Council unanimously approved a local resolution in support of immigrant children and their families. The resolution, promoted by the non-profit organization Centro Presente, has been sponsored […]

WBZ-TV–06/25/2015

Tyler spent weeks at the hospital but he wasn't sick. (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: 8-Year-Old’s Hospital Stay Highlights State’s Challenges In Autism Care

Vulnerable children in Massachusetts wind up being “medically boarded” simply because there is not a bed available to meet their psychiatric or behavioral needs.

06/15/2015

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Estate Planning For All

Estate planning is a key element in any financial plan no matter what your age.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/01/2015

New Family Taxes

5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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Study: Quality Time Spent With Kids More Important Than Quantity

Dr, Mallika Marshall reports on a study that says it’s quality time that matters, not quantity.

03/30/2015

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Putting Baby Plans On Hold Could Impact Future Generations

Research found a large number of couples were so scared by the Great Recession, they decided not to have children.

02/11/2015

Tanicia Goodwin pleaded guilty to slashing her children's throats. (WBZ-TV)

Salem Mother Pleads Guilty To Slashing Children’s Throats

Tanicia Goodwin of Salem appeared in Salem Superior Court on Friday and pleaded guilty to seven charges

01/02/2015

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Latin Singer Luis Fonsi Joins St. Jude’s 2014 Thanks and Giving Campaign

IMPORTANT PROGRAM NOTE: For the next week, Centro will be airing as part of the 6-7AM Saturday morning newscast (approximately 6:50AM). December 20, 2014 He’s one of today’s best Latin music artists! Latin Grammy winner […]

WBZ-TV–12/19/2014

Hundreds of children were legally adopted in Massachusetts Friday (WBZ)

Hundreds Of Children Find Forever Families On National Adoption Day

Hundreds of children across the state were granted ‘forever families’ Friday, completing the adoption process for parents just in time for National Adoption Day.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/21/2014

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