Kids with Clippers: Meet Philly’s 8-year-old Barber

    P. Michael Boone, a North Philly man, is teaching kids the basics of cutting hair through his Junior Barber Academy. Barbering is not only a profitable career option for kids, but they can also take their skills with them wherever they go. And they students are learning about more than just cutting hair, they’re learning about life and giving back.

    The Philadelphia Avengers began as a group of 5 convention-going cosplayers. Now, more than 30 members strong, these costumed crime fighters are giving back to the community by making charitable donations and appearances. This time, the Philadelphia Avengers are at the Alex’s Lemonade softball game.

    If Ken Burns’ Country Music has your achy-breaky heart longing for some two-stepping, look no further than Prospector’s Steakhouse & Saloon, where line dancers can get a taste of the South every week!

    Weight Watchers recently released a weight-loss app for children called Kurbo–but should kids really be dieting? Dr. Charlotte Markey, a psychology professor at Rutgers University, joins us to talk about the best way to approach healthy habits with your kids.

    Parents and guardians of tweens, in and around Philadelphia, now have a place to turn for help. Phillytweens.com is a resource site where you can turn to for advice, help, and find local activities that’ll help your tweens face the issues they’re dealing with daily.

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