Tag: children

She said ‘no’ to the dress and prom traditions

She said ‘no’ to the dress and prom traditions

| April 26, 2018

Last weekend, our youngest daughter, Lilly, went to senior prom. Three weeks before that, we had an epic mother-daughter argument in a TJ Maxx dressing room.

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Is technology ruining our kids’ lives?

Is technology ruining our kids’ lives?

| April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

At about eight o’clock each night, a little voice calls me: “C’mon,” it says, “it will relax you. You know you want it.”

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Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lt. Col. Kathy Presper U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — The permanent change of station, or PCS, season has arrived. Recently, at the Soldier Family Assistance Center, here, the U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks hosted families of children with special needs, specifically for children diagnosed with autism. In attendance were expert panel participants […]

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Spouse shares a tale for those left behind

Spouse shares a tale for those left behind

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Their eyes were locked on me, reading my every thought, prying at my secrets, peering uninvited into my soul.

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FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Upcoming FMWR events and programs of community interest.

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CSF2 classes help youth Take A Stand!

CSF2 classes help youth Take A Stand!

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Army teens across the island of Oahu are learning the same resilience and performance skills as their parents while participating in the Youth Take a Stand program.

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Community can help when children are missing

Community can help when children are missing

| November 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The community experienced three separate incidents of missing children over the past couple of weeks. Thankfully, the children were found safely and returned to their families.

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Honolulu District participates in 2015 National Engineers Week events

Honolulu District participates in 2015 National Engineers Week events

| February 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

More than 200 engineers and friends of the 17 organizations within the Hawaii Council of Engineering Societies, plus invited local VIPs and dignitaries and engineers from the Honolulu District, are expected to gather at the Hale Koa’s Banyan Tree Showroom, Feb. 24, for a luncheon to kick off Engineers Week 2015, which runs Feb. 22-28.

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HPV vaccination recommended for those at risk

HPV vaccination recommended for those at risk

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Immunization at a young age against the human papilloma virus can protect those who are typically infected in the U.S., such as military- or college-age young adults, from a range of cancers as adults, an expert from the Defense Health Agency has said.

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News Briefs: 1 Aug.

News Briefs: 1 Aug.

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Send announcements for Soldiers and civilian employees to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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