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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Pittsburgh

Staying near home doesn’t sound like a spring break vacation, but there are exhilarating experiences waiting right around the corner or just a few miles away.

03/13/2015

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Ask An Expert: How To Give Your Picky Eater More Healthy Foods

This National Nutrition Month, let these tips from Pittsburgh registered dietitian Juliet Mancino make filling your picky eaters’ plates with more delicious and nutritious choices fun and stress-free.

03/06/2015

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: Keeping Your Kids Entertained On A Snow Day

On a snow day, there are heaps of activities that can be done both inside and outside of the home.

02/20/2015

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How To Max Out Your Social Security

How does getting more money sound? Laurence Kotlikoff, Philip Moeller and Paul Solomon have three tips for getting the most out of your social security.

02/18/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Best Ski Slopes For Kids Near Pittsburgh

Whether Junior is a novice skier or was born on a pair of snowshoes, these five destinations around Pittsburgh are perfect for little legs and feet.

02/13/2015

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5 Helpful Tips For A Long Life

Want to live a healthy and happy life for decades to come? David B. Angus, MD, author of “A Short Guide To A Long Life,” has five tips to have you living well for years to come.

02/02/2015

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

Deborah Pricener, Associate Vice President of Youth Development at the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh, knows how to keep kids entertained and engaged. Here she provides some ideas for after-school activities for children in Pittsburgh.

01/30/2015

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Best Kids’ Martial Arts Classes In Pittsburgh

Get your kids involved in martial arts at these classes in Pittsburgh.

01/23/2015

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Valentine’s Day Arts And Crafts To Make With Kids

Work together with your child to create homemade gifts for others.

01/18/2015

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Best Fitness Classes In Pittsburgh

Maintain that physique you want with help from these Pittsburgh fitness classes.

01/09/2015

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Best Places To Take Family Photos In Pittsburgh

Here are the five best places in Pittsburgh that offer clear views and breathtaking scenery to serve as your backdrop for that next family photo.

01/02/2015

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Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In The Pittsburgh Area

There are plenty of options for larger drive-through light displays throughout the region, but if the idea of sitting in a long line of cars doesn’t fill you with Christmas cheer, you may need to look a little closer to home to find some hidden gems right in your neighborhood.

12/19/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In The Pittsburgh Area

Even though it may not be a remake of the Chevy Chase movie, “Christmas Vacation,” the tree-cutting experience will be a memorable opportunity for the family. It’s a wonderful time to share with the family for a Christmas treasure of planning and cutting your own tree.

12/12/2014

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How To Host The Perfect Gingerbread House Competition

Add a sweet competitive element to your holiday gathering.

12/01/2014

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Dorothy’s Chick Moves Around Nest

Dorothy’s first chick was up and moving around the nest, but not without a few stumbles.

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Pet Expo 2014

Hundreds of pets and their people came out to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center for the Pittsburgh Pet Expo from Nov. 14-16.

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Pittsburgh Pup Crawl 2014

Hundreds of Pittsburgh pooches and their humans came out for the 2014 Pittsburgh Pup Crawl on the North Shore Friday, July 11. There were doggy swimming pools, illuminated collars, pet and owner caricatures, a nighttime walk, lots of food, and a ton of fun! The best part is, it benefited the three local animal shelters – Animal Friends, the Western Pa. Humane Society and the Animal Rescue League.

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Steel City Pet Expo 2014

The Steel City Pet Expo brought man and man’s best friend to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center Saturday, June 28, 2014. There were more than 200 exhibits and an appearance by Animal Planet’s “Pit Boss,” Shorty Rossi.

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Animal Rescue League Experiencing Overflow Of Animals

The Animal Rescue League is looking for help after a temporary closure at the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society has led to an overflow of animals.

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