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Documentary examines kids’ overuse of smartphones, video games

“Screenagers: Growing Up In the Digital Age” was made by Delaney Ruston, a Seattle-area physician, filmmaker and mother who worried about the impact excessive screen time was having on her two children. Her 14-year-old son wanted to play more and more video games, and her 12-year-old daughter seemed to be on social media constantly. After speaking with other parents, she realized that they, too, were concerned about children’s screen time but unsure about how to impose limits.

Disney Channel star Peyton List to entertain at Crocker Park tree lighting

At 7 p.m. Saturday, Disney Channel star Peyton List will take the stage for a holiday music performance. Following her performance, Santa will arrive to magically light up Crocker Park for the season with a spectacular holiday light show.

Radio host has interviewed more than 500 WWII veterans

Tom Swope began interviewing World War II veterans as a volunteer with the Veterans History Project. The recordings he makes for the oral history project are also heard in edited form on his radio show.

District, city await appraisers’ reports following Issue 121 passage

The passage of Issue 121 broke a streak in which three straight school ballot measures had been rejected by Westlake voters.