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Back-to-school shopping goes mainstream with deals on eyewear, fitness apparel and kitchen appliances

Back-to-school discounts are not just for students.What were once merely sales on school supplies like crayons and notebooks have morphed into promotions on a wide array of products from some surprising retailers. “When consumers hear the term back-to-school, they should reframe what retailers come to mind,” said Mausam Bhatt, senior vice president of product at coupons and savings website RetailMeNot. “Many retailers will be running sales during this time, even if they don’t have a...

Oak Hill students receive protective eyewear for solar eclipse

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Update: Make Sure Kids' Eyes and Vision Receive An A+ This School Year

Toronto, Sept. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While a parent's back-to-school list is dominated with purchasing new school clothes, backpacks and school supplies, the Eye Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (EPSO) are reminding parents not to forget one of the most important learning tools: their children's eyes.Eighty percent of preschoolers don't receive a proper visual assessment.  Though most children have healthy eyes, many school-aged children have vision problems, and almost all of...