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IronBirds Jersey Night

IronBirds RAACE Jersey Auction Night

8/18/2017

The Aberdeen IronBirds, Class A short-season affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, and RAACE (Race Against Abuse of Children Everywhere), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to eliminating child sexual abuse, are providing a Safe, Fun Family Experience at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. This multiyear partnership includes upgrades, presenting sponsorship ...

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 Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource


Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

8/18/2017

At times, every parent feels overwhelmed, frustrated, and on the edge of imposing reactive, harsh discipline. There’s no discussion, reasoning, or negotiation. In the end, it doesn’t work and it can often be ...

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Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

8/15/2017

Summer means fun in the sun, as well as the threat of frequent storms. Thunderstorms and the associated havoc they wreak can be quite dangerous. You may be surprised to learn that flash flooding is ...

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Celebrate American Family Day

Celebrate American Family Day!

8/6/2017

Is American Family Day new to you?  It may not be a well-known holiday but it’s quite an important one. This year, American Family Day will be celebrated on Sunday, August 6th. Originated in ...

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IronBirds Jersey Night

IronBirds RAACE Jersey Auction Night

8/18/2017

The Aberdeen IronBirds, Class A short-season affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, and RAACE (Race Against Abuse of Children Everywhere), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to eliminating child sexual abuse, are providing a Safe, Fun ...

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 Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource


Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

8/18/2017

At times, every parent feels overwhelmed, frustrated, and on the edge of imposing reactive, harsh discipline. There’s no discussion, reasoning, or negotiation. In the end, it doesn’t work and it can often be ...

read more
Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

8/15/2017

Summer means fun in the sun, as well as the threat of frequent storms. Thunderstorms and the associated havoc they wreak can be quite dangerous. You may be surprised to learn that flash flooding is ...

read more

Celebrate American Family Day

Celebrate American Family Day!

8/6/2017

Is American Family Day new to you?  It may not be a well-known holiday but it’s quite an important one. This year, American Family Day will be celebrated on Sunday, August 6th. Originated in ...

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A Laugh a Day Keeps the Doctor Awayv

A Laugh a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

8/1/2017

When was the last time you laughed out loud? Hopefully you’re among the fortunate ones who have enjoyed the delights of laughing recently – and the powerful health benefits that come with it. Laughter improves ...

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The Important Lessons Kids Learn from Volunteering

The Important Lessons Kids Learn from Volunteering

7/20/2017

One of the best ways children can develop compassion and necessary life skills is through volunteering.  In fact, volunteering is one of the most powerful ways kids can enrich their lives now and also prepare ...

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Frugal Family Fun 15 Summer Activities that Won’t Break the Bank

Frugal Family Fun: 15 Summer Activities that Won’t Break the Bank

7/10/2017

Despite the long, sunny days, cookouts, and fireflies that are all part of summer, there will probably come a time when your kids get bored. Not to worry! You don’t have to spend a ...

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Could My Child Be a Bully?

Could My Child Be a Bully?

6/30/2017

It can be shocking and upsetting to learn that your son or daughter has been labeled a bully. Whether the bullying is physical, verbal, or cyber in nature, if it's not stopped it can ...

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Signs Your Child is Being Bullied & What to Do About It

Signs Your Child is Being Bullied & What to Do About It

6/22/2017

There’s been a lot of media coverage recently about bullying and the acute suffering it causes. Being bullied is linked to long-term emotional problems and children without strong parental support seem to incur the ...

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Give Dad an Unforgettable Father’s Day

Give Dad an Unforgettable Father’s Day

6/15/2017

Dads are often the unsung heroes of parenting and all too often, we take them for granted. This Father’s Day, why not step away from the tie rack and try something original and thoughtful ...

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Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

6/6/2017

Father’s Day is just around the corner so what better time to reflect on your relationship with your son or your father and discover new ways to strengthen that important bond?

Don’t underestimate ...

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Twenty Tips for Keeping Your Teen Safe This Summer

Twenty Tips for Keeping Your Teen Safe This Summer

6/1/2017

It can be challenging to keep teens safe and productive over the summer months. They often have ample free time and less supervision than they do when they’re in school.  Share these twenty tips ...

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Soundgarden Fundraiser Raffle Winners Announced

5/31/2017

As our Child Abuse Awareness Fundraiser comes to a bittersweet end, we once again want to extend our sincere condolences to the Cornell family, Soundgarden band members and fans. We are eternally grateful for the ...

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The Mother and Daughter Bond Through Life

The Mother and Daughter Bond Through Life

5/25/2017

Experts say the relationship between women and their mothers is the most powerful bond in the world. It sets the foundation for all other relationships and it affects everything from our self-esteem to our physical ...

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Crab Feast

Aberdeen IronBirds Opening Night Crab Feast to Benefit RAACE

5/22/2017

Watch A Game, Eat Some Crabs, Help a Cause

Please Join Us for the Aberdeen IronBirds 1st Annual Opening Night Crab Feast For the Race Against Abuse of Children Everywhere (RAACE)

Monday June 19th @ 7 ...

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Dear Mom, Thanks for All You Are and All You Do

Thanks for All You Are and All You Do, Dear Mom

5/16/2017

Our relationship with our mothers evolves throughout our lives. When we’re very young, we are dependent on our moms for virtually everything. As we begin to develop more independence in our teens, we often ...

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Seven Ways You Can Join the RAACE

Seven Ways You Can Join the RAACE

5/9/2017

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if the world was safer for children everywhere? It can be, and you can help! Talking about abuse is a good start, but the only way to actually prevent it ...

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Online Child Shaming Discipline or Abuse

Online Child Shaming: Discipline or Abuse?

4/26/2017

Online child shaming is a relatively new to social media, but it’s been garnering a lot of attention and sparking plenty of controversy. The videos are popping up everywhere. In fact, if you search ...

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Soundgarden Logo

Soundgarden and RAACE Offer Fans A Chance to Win Autographed Guitar

4/21/2017

In support of National Child Abuse Prevention month, Grammy® Award-winning rock band Soundgarden and RAACE (Race Against Abuse of Children Everywhere), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to eliminating child sexual abuse, have announced a ...

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