24/7 child care facility might be coming to our area

Local child care experts say there's a big demand for day cares that are open 24 hours a day, but they're hard to operate, which is why you haven't really seen any in our area, until now.

Demand for child care locally high, despite claim by closing day care

For parents working full time, child care is a necessity, but the cost is becoming an increasingly large financial burden. In 33 states, child care costs more than the annual in-state tuition at a four-year public college, but rising costs don't seem to have slowed down the need for child care locally.