There is 94,000 square feet of warehouse space at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank and 27,000,000 pounds of food go in and out of here yearly. Starting Friday, those supplies are going to go out much faster with the cut in food stamp benefits.
Military veterans are upset after the annual Camp Lejeune fireworks show for military members and their families was cut. Even after a local company volunteered to do it for free.
Children of all ages may find new avenues in reading events with a myriad of choices at local libraries and learning centers in the Pittsburgh region.
Is your mom a foodie? Into Yoga? Chocolate? Or an awesome book adventure? Pittsburgh has the best selection of local gifts for any mom on Mother’s Day. Check out these top five selections and don’t get stuck in a gas station buying stale flowers and a car air freshener.
Many local soldiers returned to see their families for the first time in more than a year Saturday.
March is Irish-American Month and what better way to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day with a parade in Pittsburgh? The parade route traverses through the city to highlight the Irish heritage. Families and children may use this time to learn about the culture, dances, songs, and historical background of the Irish people in the Pittsburgh region. There are free events that will make St.Patrick’s Day a special celebration to remember.
President’s Day has historically been about patriotism and celebratory eating. Originally a day to mark the birthday of America’s first President, George Washington, this holiday was changed in 1968 to include all great American Presidents and combine Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson who had their own days. Since the culmination of this significant holiday, President’s Day has been associated in celebration with other patriotic holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veteran’s Day. It is a day typically set aside to enjoy American activities. Here are a list of five ways to do just that in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Low income families in the Pittsburgh area will have a new option for food assistance.
Rather than let the kids spend another snow day sitting inside playing video games or risking frostbite on their sleds, why not take advantage of some of Pittsburgh’s cultural offerings!
They are children who come from troubled backgrounds. Who, for a variety of reasons, have been taken from their biological parents, but Saturday held a new beginning for them.
Finding a restaurant suitable for the whole family can be tough sometimes. We’ve narrowed down the area’s best family-friendly restaurants where you can enjoy good food and good company at the same time.
First-time moms over 35 in Pittsburgh have a number of resources they can turn to.