Past generations of so-called 'unattended' children turned out just fine

...peas on the porch or inside ironing clothes in the coolness of the evening while we ran the streets and played. Heading home alone, this 9-year-old girl didn't attract a call to the police for investigation as to why I was outside by myself...

Fixing a bad decision

...compromised. The laptop was stolen.So, rather than take a restless grade-schooler to work with her, or leave her at home alone in a house that had just been broken into, Ms. Harrell made another decision. It wasn't the wisest. She left her...

Home Alone: Parents must pick the right time

...their child is old enough to be at home alone after school or to supervise younger...costs and allow children to stay at home alone before they're ready. "But at...before we even consider leaving them home alone," she said. Children 12-15 are...

Metro | Richmond County Crime
Decatur children home alone die in fire

DECATUR, Ga. - Police in DeKalb County say two young children apparently left home alone unsupervised have died in an apartment fire.Police told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the children, a 4-year-old and...

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Man charged after children found home alone

...to a Richmond County sheriff's report, an officer responded to a call early Friday morning that three children were home alone.The officer went to an apartment in the 2200 block of Rosier Road shortly before 2 a.m. and knocked on the front...

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Teacher had students fly home alone

...Jaillene Erickson, Mr. Burns' press secretary, said her office was contacted as the students planned their trip home alone. "Out of concern for the high school students and in order to ease the minds of their parents, Max had his office...

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Sequel's worth writing home about

...please don't call me if they make Home Alone 3." These words, from my review of Home Alone 2, now have to be eaten. To my astonishment, I liked the third Home Alone movie better than the first two...

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Cases pile up for agency

...whose three children were found at home alone was arrested Tuesday, part of local...that age are too young to be left at home alone." Her case is not isolated. Consider...screaming Sept. 16 and found her home alone. Paramedics went to a Lumpkin Road...

On their own at home

...children what to do when they're left home alone. But he's not sure it's always...for children ages 8 to 11 called "Home Alone" at Aiken Regional Medical Centers...But when is too young to be left home alone? There's no state law addressing...

Metro | Aiken County Crime
Mini Reviews

...theaters for times. Special screening HOME ALONE 3 (PG) No one cares whether a teen-age Macaulay Culkin is home alone, so there's a new kid to guard...goons who seem recycled directly from Home Alone. Slow, dumb and flat. Evans...

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