In their own words: Times readers remember their toys | Home & Garden

 Hovercraft: ‘I could now carry out missions in the bathtub …”

“Growing up, Christmas was a big deal in my family.  Not sure if it’s because my mom’s birthday was on Christmas, or if it was the one day where my two brothers and I got along for a couple of hours.

“As an adult, and a parent now, I appreciate my mom and my dad even more for always making this day so special. Even though we were by no means rich, my parents always found a way to get us what we wanted.


“From Ninja Turtles to the SEGA Genesis, there are so many great gifts to choose from, but the one that still sticks out for me is the G.I. Joe Killer W.H.A.L.E. Hovercraft.  This came out in 1984, so I was five or six when I received it. 


“This was a Santa gift because, unlike the

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How to get everything you need delivered to your home if you have to quarantine

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Wyoming child care family home license summarily suspended for care, supervision violations

Wyoming child care family home license summarily suspended for care, supervision violations


The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has summarily suspended the child care family home license of Brittany Brown, located at 2256 Avon Avenue SW.

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LARA’s actions resulted from a Jan. 21, 2021 complaint investigation conducted at the child care family home. According to LARA, the investigation found violations of the Child Care Organizations Act and administrative rules.

Child walks for several hours after being dropped off at different bus stop



Effective Jan. 22, the summary suspension order prohibited Brown from operating a child care family home at the current address or any other address or location. 

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Phoenix-area family sells home, possessions and hits the road in RV | Arizona News

PHOENIX, (3TV/CBS 5) – So far, 2020 has been a rough year. From the pandemic, to layoffs, national protests, nasty politics, murder hornets, we’ve had to handle a lot of unexpected news.

So much is out of our hands right now, so instead of trying to figure out how to make life work with kids doing online school while looking for a new job, one Valley family decided to embrace the messiness and take charge of the things we can control.

Jason and Dellynn are taking a leap of faith with a kind of wild decision.

The two have been sharing the adventures and misadventures of their blended family of seven on their Youtube channel, “Our not so perfect life.”

Jason is a freelance sports photographer and Dellynn was working with the Arizona Humane Society.

“We had all these plans and some of them got side-swiped,” Dellynn said.

When they

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