Study: Excessive TV Watching Can Stunt Bone Growth In KidsWe often hear that long periods in front of the television can be bad for kids, but a new study says it could have a negative effect on their bones as well.
Best Library Programs For Kids In PittsburghYou can't tell a book from its cover, but look inside the libraries that hold the key to many possibilities, and it's more than the books. Here's a look at some of the best library programs in Pittsburgh.
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In PittsburghIt's time to get out the Halloween costumes and traverse the neighborhoods in and around Pittsburgh. There are many themes from the movies, cartoons, entertainment, TV, sports teams players and personalities. Each shop or house stop comes with a learning experience and the Pittsburgh region abounds with histrionical, cultural and educational destinations.
Resources For Overwhelmed ParentsThere are resources available to people who feel overwhelmed by the stress of parenting.
Free Swimming Lessons Draw Hundreds To County PoolsHundreds of "future swimmers" turned out at four Allegheny County pools Tuesday morning, on the opening day for free swimming lessons.
Allegheny Co. Homicide Detectives Investigating Unrelated Deaths Of 2 Children Within A WeekAllegheny County homicide detectives are looking into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two small children in unrelated incidents.
Kids Hone Football Skills At Annual Ben Roethlisberger Summer CampDozens of kids are kicking off their summer break this weekend with a little football.
City Offers Free Lunches During The Summer-TimeSchools out - and for thousands of kids that means an end to healthy meals provided by local school systems.
Butler Co. Camp Helping Young Burn Victims Feel AcceptedThe annual "Burn Camp" in Fombell, Butler County, is a welcome change for kids who feel isolated by their injuries.
Woman Accused Of Pushing Kids Down Stairs, Punching Police OfficerA Homewood woman was arrested on Sunday, accused of pushing several juveniles down a flight of stairs and then assaulting a police officer.
Pitcairn Police Stepping Up Bicycle Safety Measures After 2 Accidents In A WeekA 9-year-old girl is in the hospital with a broken leg after police say a car hit her while she was riding her bike.
Advocate For Special Needs Children: Offensive Terms “Hurt Right Down To The Core”Words can often cut like a knife and be just as painful, especially when referring to people with disabilities.