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Stories with subject: Child care
  • Report: High-quality child care lacking in W.Va. 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:04 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Child care programs of minimum or unrated quality are watching over about 93 percent of West Virginia children enrolled in them, a report released Wednesday said.

  • Mom: Girl killed in Fla crash innocent, passionate 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 12:59 pm
  • WINTER PARK, Florida - The mother of the little girl killed when a car crashed into a Florida daycare center says her daughter was sitting at a table waiting for her afternoon snack when the wreck happened.

  • Ga day care owner convicted in federal fraud case 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:39 pm
  • ATLANTA - Federal prosecutors say the former CEO of an Atlanta-area day care chain has been convicted of stealing about $2 million in federal children's nutrition funds.

  • At-home mothers on the rise, new research shows 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:28 pm
  • NEW YORK - The rising cost of child care is among likely reasons for a rise in the number of women staying home full-time with their children, according to a new Pew Research Center report released Tuesday.

  • Indiana to pay more for low-income child care 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 11:42 am
  • INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana child care providers are being offered additional money if they show improvement in the quality of their care for low-income children.

  • Putnam child-care center grows, focuses on nature 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 7:02 am
  • PUTNAM TOWNSHIP, Michigan - A Putnam Township preschool and child-care center is expanding its reach, opening another location to allow even more children to learn while getting in touch with nature.