Posts Tagged ‘fathers’

Dads makes a difference. Make some memories with your fathers Comments 0

Monday, September 7th, 2020

My dad nearly died many times. He served as a RAF pilot during World War II when longevity was rare. Later, not long before I was born, he was badly injured in a civil air accident when his aircraft iced up. When I was three-years-old he had two engine failures in single-engine aircraft but successfully Read more

Five facts about fathers today Comments 1

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

As the American family changes, fatherhood is changing in important and sometimes surprising ways. Today, fathers who live with their children are taking a more active role in caring for them and helping out around the house. And the ranks of stay-at-home fathers and single fathers have grown significantly in recent decades. At the same time, more and more children are Read more

Boy who found and gave away a fortune Comments 0

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

As part of a continuing series “On the Road,” Steve Hartman meets an 8-year-old boy who found $20 in a parking lot and was thinking of spending it on a new video game. That changed when he saw the man in uniform. View YouTube video Related Posts:Peter’s College students make film to honour friendPapal-first – Read more

The distinct, positive influence of good fathers Comments 0

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

I understand where Jennifer Aniston is coming from. Like many of her peers in Hollywood, not to mention scholars and writers opining on fatherhood these days, she has come to the conclusion that dads are dispensable: “Women are realizing it more and more knowing that they don’t have to settle with a man just to Read more