- Family activities in Omaha, tips and tricks for local parents

Thousands line Capitol Avenue for the Septemberfest parade on Monday.

10 family-friendly Labor Day events going on this weekend

1. Give a salute to labor at SeptemberFest. The four-day festival will take place Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday in parking lot D of the Century Link Center, 455 N. 10th St. in Omaha. The annual festival has something for the entire family, including musical acts, a Kiddie Kingdom for children, a giant carnival, arts and crafts, food and a number of new special attractions each year. For a...

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Go on an apple-picking adventure this fall at these local orchards

Labor Day weekend marks the start of the apple-picking season at most orchards in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa.

How much sleep should kids really get? The answer might surprise you

After struggling with her children's sleep schedules, blogger Jenni Dewitt decided to find out just how much sleep her kids really ne...