Tagged: Kids

Summer Food Program Helps Bridge A Gap

OPB | Aug. 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We're live from Peninsula Park in Portland, one of the 600 sites in Oregon where kids from 1-18 can get a free lunch in the summertime.

Can Playing With Barbies Limit Girls' Career Choices?

OPB | June 24, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll explore new research that shows playing with Barbies could affect the jobs girls think they can do in the future.

Searching For Support For Gay Kids And Their Families

OPB | June 18, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk to a Portland mom who looked for support when her 8-year-old daughter came out as gay — and couldn't find it.

Circumcision Decisions

Aug. 30, 2012 12:30 p.m.

A new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics has reignited the debate over whether or not boys should be circumcised.

Terri Horman Civil Suit

Aug. 17, 2012 12:30 p.m.

Kyron Horman's mother is suing his stepmother in civil court over her son's 2010 disappearance.

Conversation with a Convicted Child Molester

June 12, 2012 9:30 a.m.

The CDC estimates that one in three girls and one in six boys are sexually abused. That means there are a lot of offenders out there. Can they be rehabilitated?

Free-Range Parenting

June 04, 2012 9:20 a.m.

Are you a free-range parent? We'll find out what the term means and explore how this kind of parenting plays out in families around the region.

Kids as Curators

May 29, 2012 9:06 a.m.

A group of fourth and fifth graders in Bend just spent the past year creating a High Desert Museum exhibit based on their cultural and family histories.

Closing the Young Women's Academy?

April 23, 2012 9:15 a.m.

A group of passionate parents says closing the state's only all-girls public school would be a big mistake.

School Cuts in Beaverton

April 23, 2012 9:06 a.m.

A budget proposal in the Beaverton School District would eliminate 344 jobs as part of an effort to make up a $37 million shortfall.

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