Summer

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10 Part-Time Summer Jobs Perfect for Teens

Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.

05/13/2013

Beach Safety

Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or Pool

Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.

05/13/2013

BBQ Wing Rack

Best Grilling Gadgets For Your Summer Cookouts

Everyone longs for summer, barbecues, and cookouts. Whatever your specialty, there are grilling gadgets galore to make the job easier and even more fun.

05/13/2013

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Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.

04/29/2013

(Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Warm Ocean Waters Worry New England Lobstermen

Ocean temperatures have been higher than normal in the Gulf of Maine, creating worries among lobstermen that there could be a repeat of last spring’s early harvest that resulted in a market glut, a crash in the prices fishermen get and a blockade of Maine-caught lobsters in Canada.

04/14/2013

(Photo Credit:  Camp Wingate*Kirkland)

Boston’s Best Sleep Away Summer Camps For Kids

Check out these top-rated overnight camps around Boston.

02/22/2013

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State Pools, Beaches To Remain Open Through Labor Day

The DCR says with a hotter than average summer and school starting later this year, they hope to help people cool in the final days of summer.

08/24/2012

Powdery Mildew on squash leaf. (Photo Credit: Mark Saidnawey)

Gardening With Gutner: Summer Garden Fungus

Here are some ways to fix the fungus problem that may be plaguing your garden this summer.

08/07/2012

Empty shelf in Framingham food pantry.

Families In Need Find Empty Shelves At Local Food Pantries

Local food pantries are feeling the summertime pinch, with people away on vacation and donations dropping off dramatically.

08/01/2012

(File Photo credit should read MIGUEL MENDEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Summer Barbecue Costs Are Down This Year

The average cookout costs less this year.

07/31/2012

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