Latest Parents Stories

2010-05-06 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Timed to coincide with the annual Parents magazine cover contest ending June 19, Parents.com editors are offering photography tips to entice proud parents to submit cute baby pictures to the Parents Magazine Cover Contest.

2010-05-05 04:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of mothers lead by former ABC exec, Abbie Schiller, and director/producer, Samantha Kurtzman-Counter, are proud to announce the launch of their new children's multi-media company, The Mother Company (TMC.) The independently funded company was born out of concern with the content, quantity, and pacing of media that children are exposed to at a young age.

2010-05-04 09:46:00

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) announced today an unprecedented, innovative alliance with leading media companies Discovery Education and Meredith Corporation to help parents, educators, and children address the problem of childhood obesity. Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, which was launched last October, is a CEO-led organization and is a national, multi-year effort designed to help reduce obesity - especially childhood obesity - by 2015.

2010-04-24 07:00:00

NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone who has ever planned a baby shower or is planning their first one will be very happy to discover that Parents magazine and Parents.com has everything they will need to pull off a great party.

2010-04-05 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual Parents magazine cover contest launched today and proud parents are invited to submit their children's cute baby pictures to the free baby photo contest. Judges will select the cutest kid to appear on the November 2010 issue's cover.

2010-03-08 06:45:00

MIAMI, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The movie Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire, tells the story of a teenager who is habitually abused by a mother from hell. And while Mo'Nique has won accolades for her portrayal of evil personified, Dr.

2010-02-19 10:00:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With the American Baby magazine's free baby photo contest in full swing, the editors are offering digital photography tips on what to do and what not to do when capturing pictures of babies from three months to 24 months.

2010-01-27 07:01:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- American Baby Magazine announced today that its online photo contest is now officially open. Proud parents can upload up to six current photos of their babies between the ages of three months and 24 months as of the date of entry.

2010-01-14 12:00:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP) said today that it will record a special charge of approximately $5.5 million (approximately $3.5 million after-tax or $0.07 per share) in its fiscal 2010 second quarter.

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