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Sunny the White House dog "chillaxes" on the lawn. (Photo courtesy Photo by Pete Souza.)

Meet the New White House Dog Sunny and Take the Presidents' Dogs Quiz

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 5:36am

The Obamas introduced the world to a new addition to their family Monday - Sunny, a black Portugese Water Dog. First Lady Michelle Obama tweeted the news with a photo last night. Sunny is a Michigan native and was born...

Government Shutdown Explainers for Students

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 5:49am

When the federal government shuts down, how is the average person affected? In many more ways than people may expect. For example, the federal government runs the national parks. Due to the shutdown, the parks will be...

Enter Your Kid’s Recipe for a Chance to Win Big!

Heather Neal - Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:58pm

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge and Kids “State Dinner” First Lady Michelle Obama, the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and WGBH Boston are cooking up all the fun details of the fourth...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by C. Parks Catering.

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