family

Do singles have a place in our family-focused community?

May 10, 2017

BY MARIA D. JAMES – I may not be able to have children. Wow. Saying those words used to come with an involuntary shoulder shrug from me, and now my response is a mixture of fear and uncertainty.   A year ago, I learned that I have a medical condition that may reduce my likelihood of having [read more]

Strengthening the ties that bind

March 10, 2012

BY DAVID L. LEVY — Every other weekend at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Hyattsville, the day school turns into the Parenting Time Center. It offers neutral ground where parents who are separated, divorced or never married – and who are having problems with each other that reach the [read more]