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E! Online [08/24/17, via E! Online]
Gwen Stefani's Son Is an Eyewear-Designing Genius He's already helped her design an eyewear collection, after all. Last April, in addition to her adult frames, the singer launched an optical selection for kids, called gx by Gwen Stefani Juniors, featuring colorful frames and interchangeable emoji [...]

Knoxville News Sentinel [08/17/17, via Knoxville News Sentinel]
How to watch the solar eclipse with your children Cardboard frames for solar eclipse glasses are stacked in the American Paper Optics factory in Bartlett, Tenn., on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The company is one of many businesses _ hotels, campgrounds and stores _ taking advantage of the total solar  [...]

Tulsa World [09/02/17, via Tulsa World]
Jenks optometrist provides eye care to Bahamian children Jenks optometrist Tom Vanderpool travels to Bimini annually to give children free eye exams and eyewear. STEPHEN PINGRY/. STEPHEN PINGRY. Vision Children. Buy Now. Optometrist Tom Vanderpool and his wife, Susan, have provided free  [...]

[08/23/17, via Los Altos Town Crier]
3-D printing brings science with a vision to local schools One student helped verbally guide a blindfolded teacher across the school courtyard as he searched, with outstretched hands, for a pair of freshly printed eyeglass frames. Others tucked their thumbs into their hands and struggled to tie and untie their [...]

[08/16/17, via Times Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)]
How Eyeglass Technology is Changing for the Better For children, this can be daunting since the last thing they want to do is stand out. The good news is many of their peers are already wearing kids eyeglasses in a wide variety of styles, colors and features. In fact, it's quite enjoyable shopping for [...]

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Luna and the Big Blur Luna and the Big Blur
Published by American Psychological Association (APA) 2008
ISBN 1433803984,9781433803987
32 pages
Princesses Wear Glasses
2011
ISBN 0615444660,9780615444666
32 pages
Scaring The Kids Scaring The Kids
Published by iUniverse 2010
ISBN 9781450230650,1450230652
500 pages
Cult Eyewear Cult Eyewear
Published by Merrell Pub Limited 2016
ISBN 1858945097,9781858945095
191 pages

Top 10 3D prints for this Saint Patrick's Day - 3ders.org (blog)

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Every year on March 17th, cities and towns around the world are painted green in celebration of Ireland’s foremost patron saint, Saint Patrick. The day, which traditionally celebrates the beginning of Christianity in Ireland and Irish culture in general, is a time for everyone, Irish or not, to indulge in all things from the Emerald Isle. To help get the maker community in the mood for the upcoming Irish festival, we have put together a list of our top ten 3D printed Saint Patrick’s Day accessories, which can be worn, carried or used in your Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations,... Though it may seem obvious, what better way to get into the St. Patty’s Day mood than by adorning yourself with some 3D printed lucky charms.

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Prescription eyeglasses at bargain prices - The Star Democrat

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Remember, I paid more than $750 for one pair of eyeglasses with progressive lenses and fancy shmancy frames — which, by the way, never fit right and I could never get used to. I console myself knowing that I wasn’t aware of an online option at the... You cannot get an eye exam online. You need to see your optometrist or ophthalmologist for a proper eye exam. SELECT AN ONLINE PROVIDER. PICK OUT THE FRAMES. Both providers mentioned offer frames for men, woman, teens and kids. No optometrist I know has more than 700 frame choices. And let’s agree that if you must wear glasses, it’s all about the frames. Select a few frames you like, upload a photo of yourself — or whomever — and virtually try on every frame.

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[03/16/16, via Patch]
Illinois Eye Institute at Princeton Elementary School Celebrates Five Years of Serving Chicago Students “However, their exam really is just the start of a lifetime of healthy eyes. It’s important that parents and teachers encourage children to wear their glasses or replace lost or broken glasses, so they can continue to learn and grow. Healthy eyes ... [...]

[03/16/16, via USC-News]
Something to keep your eyes on: affordable glasses with lenses that need no prescription The goal: produce inexpensive eyeglasses with adjustable lenses that require no prescription. “We have spoken to potential customers here in Los Angeles in the College Park area who have told us how their children are struggling in school or how they or ... [...]

[03/16/16, via International Business Times]
Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt Spotted Shopping For Kids In London Amid Divorce Rumors, Sex And Drugs ‘Diary Confessions’ Pitt was pictured wearing his signature flat cap with tinted glasses and a scarf over his black coat ... Recently reports surfaced that Jolie fired one of their children's nannies after she spotted Pitt developing a close friendship with her. [...]

[03/15/16, via The Times-Picayune]
Mandeville High's 'Invisible Children' club helps Ugandan youth "Invisible Children has been a great experience for me throughout my years at Mandeville High," Vice president Kelly Clement said. "I am so proud of our club and how much we have helped the people of Uganda, Africa. Bringing shoes, eyeglasses, building a ... [...]

[03/15/16, via Rolling Stone]
Blake Shelton Goes Green: The Ram Report The country music superstar ventured into self deprecating humor with a "Throwback Thursday" photo of himself in high school, sporting glasses and a mullet. But the kids seemed to laugh the hardest when he came out in a full unicorn costume. And ... [...]

Kids who want to watch eclipse at school need to pack their own glasses

General Assignment Reporter Kids who want to watch eclipse at school need to pack their own glassesParents can contact elementary schools to keep their child inside during the eclipse Share Shares Updated: 8:40 AM MDT Aug 17, 2017 Hide TranscriptShow Transcript WEBVTT CTYOUR KIDS.SANDRA: YOU CAN ACTUALLY OPT TOKEEP YOUR CHILD INSIDE THEBUILDING DURING THE ECLIPSE.OTHERWISE, THEY COULD GET STUCKOUTSIDE IF THE ECLIPSE ISHAPPENING WHILE THEY'RE...

Meet the 12-Year-Old Trailblazer Fighting for Equality in Kids’ Books

It’s the waning moments of my fourth session with a new therapist. I’m holding back — and she knows it. My entire body feels tense, not ideal for the setting. I try to relax, but the plush leather couch crumples under me when I shift, making the movements extraordinary. I’ve barely looked into my therapist’s blue eyes at all, and yet I think the hour has gone very well. Of course it has. On the surface, when the patient has been highly selective of the discussion topics, therapy always...

The Latest: Trump decision on immigrant kids coming Tuesday

Published: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 @ 5:18 PMBy: Theresa Seiger, Cox Media Group National Content DeskMicrosoft’s president and chief legal officer pledged in a blog post Tuesday to protect the company’s employees who were brought to the country illegally when they were children, even as federal officials announced the end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, better known as DACA.>> Read more trending newsU.S....