Oklahoma has one of the highest imprisonment rates in the country. Most recent statistics from the Oklahoma Department of Corrections reveal there are 26,194 incarcerated individuals in Oklahoma. Many of those people are parents, and their children are profoundly impacted.
On our cover this month, you see the bright faces of Ava and Olivia Chapman, Kate Folmar, Delaney O’Brien and Andie Wedel, first graders at St. Mary’s Episcopal School in Edmond.
Halloween is fast approaching and Oklahoma City will come alive with tricks, treats, costumes and candy. To ensure the holiday is a night of thrills for kids, parents should take extra safety measures. AAA Oklahoma has these recommendations to help families stay safe this Halloween:
The Oklahoma State Department of Health, or OSDH, has confirmed through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that enterovirus D68, or EV-D68, is causing respiratory illness in Oklahoma.
Follow these tips from the Oklahoma State Department of Health to keep the school lunches you pack safe for your kids.
Learn how to prepare for disasters with this good information from the the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
In conjunction with runhers women’s association, MetroFamily is kicking off a second Strong Together training program on Monday, August 25.
Just in time for back to school shopping, Oklahoma is again offering a tax free weekend August 1-3.