• Don’t let heavy backpacks harm your child

    WASHINGTON — It’s the one piece of gear just about every child needs for school, but there are concerns about the pressure book-laden backpacks put on young bodies. Because the phenomenon is so new, there are…

  • Backpack becomes hot new accessory for the office

    More professional men and women are ditching the traditional briefcase and moving to backpacks.

  • Nonprofit distributes 5,000 backpacks to military kids

    Operation Homefront, a nonprofit agency that offers support to military families,
    distributes nearly 5,000 backpacks full of school supplies to military kids in the
    D.C. area.