Plane passenger helps cops bust 2 people texting about molesting kids, police say

If you see something, say something. A woman on a Seattle-to-San Jose, California flight this week took that law enforcement mantra to heart when she spotted a fellow passenger allegedly texting about sexually molesting children, San Jose police said. She immediately alerted the crew, leading police in two states to…

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Ex-chief of Chop’s Teen Club in Santa Rosa now urges kids to find their courage

Diana Curtin wasn’t looking for a new job. The red-crested dynamo was running Chop’s Teen Club and helping it realize its potential as a built-from-scratch haven where Santa Rosa kids can play, create, learn and prepare to do well in the grown-up world. “I loved Chop’s,” said the strongly child-focused…

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Kicks 4 Kids

Nevada – A Nevada business works to put a little extra bounce in the step of some kids as they return to school this fall. Rob Shull, owner of Lady Liberty Tattoo Company in Nevada, says it was a desire to help kids start the school year on the right…

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Parents just don’t understand: Why kids love LaVar Ball

LAS VEGAS — After Big Baller Brand’s 111-102 win over Play Hard Play Smart on Thursday afternoon at the Adidas Uprising Summer Championships ended, a brood of teens and tykes flooded a back hallway and waited for their hero to exit the locker room. LaVar Ball’s entourage prepared. An assistant…

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LOSD creates detailed plan to keep kids safe

Lake Oswego School District has worked with police, fire officials to forge a comprehensive strategy for emergency response. For many years, the Lake Oswego School District has had emergency plans and procedures in place for dealing with threats and natural disasters. But for the first time ever, the LOSD now…

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