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Lisette Morales

Follow the journey of Collier County Principal Beverly Budzynski from an A-rated elementary school in Naples to a D-rated school in Immokalee with Neapolitan Family in this special series. Read more

For families interested in homeschool education but intimidated by all that is involved in the process, hybrid education may be the answer. Read more

Education

Here are five tips for getting the most out of your campus visits. Read more

Phuong Gano

Lisette Morales

Meet our May MOMentum Mom: Phuong Gano. She has honored the American Dream of her Vietnam War refugee parents by becoming a teacher, a wife and mother, and a recipient of the Stand Up for Justice Award. Read more

Parenting

Neapolitan Family has made our April issue version of our directory available to you as a download that you can store and refer to on your phone, tablet or computer. Read more

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Chip Riegel

Naples families talk about their decision to send their children to boarding school. Read more

Education

Most 15 and 16 year olds are thinking about their next game, their latest high school crush, or getting their driver’s license, not about their college plans for 2 -3 years down the road. Read more

Education

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For the first time in human history there is an anti-cancer vaccine available. As a doctor, I am so proud to be practicing during this impactful time. Read more

Health

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ADD, also known as Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), affects between three and five percent of the population. However, adult ADD, especially as it appears in women, often goes unrecognized. Read more

Health

This is how Jennifer Mazorra, 36, of Naples was diagnosed with phenylketonuria (PKU), a rare brain-threatening genetic disease. Read more

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Deanna Sakal

During this month of Thanksgiving, don’t forget our military service members. Many organizations offer ways to help support and show gratitude to current and retired members of the armed forces. Read more

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: losing a child to Sudden and Unexplained Infant Death Syndrome (SUIDS, often shortened to SIDS). No one believes it will happen to their family. Read more

Health

Pirate Skeleton

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Plenty of pretend ghosts will be whooshing around in the dark this month. But do real ghosts exist? Visit these likely spots and decide for yourself. Read more

Travel

Cannabis is medicine, says one Naples mom determined to change the stigma and public perception through education. Read more

Health

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Does your child love to sing? Love plunking on the piano or pounding on the drum? Do you think you might have a future musician in your home? Read more

The Arts

Even if you never were a Girl Scout or Boy Scout, you may be aware of the benefits of Scouting for your child: learning new skills, developing leadership qualities, access to ridiculously addictive cookies. Read more

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Baby piano

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Singing provides the sensory stimulation that helps baby to focus attention, enabling learning, and the mother feels empowered as she creates a positive bond with her baby. Read more

The Arts

Conservancy August 2018 New Animal Ambassador

CMON Space September 21-January 5

September 2019 Issue