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Best Dog Runs In Pittsburgh

Pets need exercise just like their owners and why not them run and possibly meet new furry friends to run and socialize? These parks and dog runs offer an opportunity to run in open spaces instead of the obstacles related in the neighborhood.

03/27/2015

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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

The Best Things About Thanksgiving

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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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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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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Best Fitness Classes In Pittsburgh

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

01/09/2015

The Best Things About Thanksgiving

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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Best Free Winter Activities For Families In Pittsburgh

The five activities listed here are some of the best free things to do as a family during Pittsburgh’s impending winter.

11/28/2014

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids

Rebekah Cooksey has been with Michaels since 2012 and she is Vice President of Education and Projects for the company. Here are some of her suggestions for Thanksgiving crafts for kids.

11/21/2014

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Memorial Held For WVU Student Who Died Following Frat Incident

Today is a somber day at West Virginia University. A freshman student, who died after being found unresponsive in a frat house, is being remembered

11/20/2014

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WVU Fraternity Had Lost Charter Days Before Student’s Death

There are new details today as the investigation continues into the death of a freshman who was found unresponsive in a fraternity house earlier this week.

11/14/2014

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