For those students hoping to push their application to the top of the ever-growing heap, prior work experience can be a big plus. The right job history can up any candidate’s profile and turn hopeful applicants into freshmen.
There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.
Is your dad into thrillers, mysteries, music legends or even great beer? This Father’s Day, our sister company, Simon & Schuster, has him covered with great books that would make the perfect gift for any dad.
Summer certainly gets expensive when the kids are out of school with birthday parties, summer camps, weekend outings and vacations. Fortunately, Pittsburgh is rife with great, inexpensive places and things to see, hear and do with your family all summer long.
It seems as if winter has relinquished its destructive grip on the Pittsburgh region and that means swimming pools are preparing for an annual start-up for the Memorial Day weekend.
Mother’s Day is not a holiday in which you drop the ball. Here is a list of five suggestions for places to take mom to laugh, have fun and enjoy her day as only a mother knows how – with her baby.
Don’t forget to show Grandma some love on Mother’s Day this year. Here are some great activities and crafts to show Grandma just how much you care.
Run, don’t walk, to these dog-friendly parks that are great for walking, jogging and playing ball with your best furry bud.
Get your cameras and baskets ready as there are many events in around the city for the kids to enjoy this Easter.
Whether you have kids, know kids or are just a kid at heart, Pittsburgh’s Children’s Museum is one of the best family-friendly venues in the city.
Here are some places in and around Pittsburgh that offer pottery painting classes that allow children to create a work of art from start to finish.
Learn what Pittsburgh has to offer by way of animal care and volunteer your time to make a difference.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
Want to wish your family and friends Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh while partying it up with the kids this St. Paddy’s Day? Look no further than here for the four best family-friendly events in the ‘Burgh.
Pets may be special members of the family and if there is a need to acquire a pet, then a pet shelter may be the perfect place. There are pet shelters in the Pittsburgh region and qualified staff to send you in the right direction.
Hundreds of pets and their people came out to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center for the Pittsburgh Pet Expo from Nov. 14-16.
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.
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.
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.
We have brainstormed the best winter activities to keep you entertained.
View our best Halloween costume ideas for babies, kids and adults.