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Chestnut Hill Church Lawn Dressed in Heartbreak

ALI WATKINS, Daily News Staff Writer watkina@phillynews.com, 215-854-5905 Posted: Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 3:01 AM MOVITA Johnson-Harrell tried to get away. “The summer of 2007 . . . I turned to my husband and said: ‘My sons will not become … Continue reading

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End the “National Media Blackout” on Child Abuse and Neglect Deaths in Order to Aid Needed Reforms

From the Every Child Matters Education Fund (http://www.everychildmatters.org):   “National Epidemic” of Nearly 2,500 Deaths Each Year Covered Significantly Less at National Level Than Other Issues Involving Far Fewer Deaths; Above-Average Child Maltreatment Death Rates in FL, NE, NM, TN, … Continue reading

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Annie E. Casey Foundation Releases 2010 KIDS COUNT Data Book

From Pennsylvania’s Promise for Children (http://paprom.convio.net/site/PageServer?pagename=index):   Overall improvements in child well-being that began in the late 1990s stalled in the years leading up to the current economic downturn, a new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation finds.   … Continue reading

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