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Picnic Must Haves

Packing The Perfect Picnic Basket For A Summer Party

The trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.

06/08/2015

Kids Cooking, Cooking, Kids, Children, Father's Day, Kitchen Helpers

Cook Up Dad’s Favorite Dishes For The Perfect Father’s Day Meal

A food-filled Father’s Day celebration is the perfect way to honor Dad this year.

06/02/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, “The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness.”

05/12/2015

Mother's Day Garden

5 Ways To Celebrate Mom Outdoors With The Whole Family

Get outside and celebrate Mother’s Day with these fun activities the whole family can do together.

04/28/2015

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YMCA Hosting Healthy Kids Day This Weekend

The YMCA has big plans for this weekend.

04/22/2015

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Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In Pittsburgh

The winter of 2014 set some record-breaking lows. Fortunately for the entire nation, it’s now spring, and summer’s imminent warmth is just around the corner. Read on for the best places to take the kiddos for a bright, cheerful playdate, in some of the best playgrounds in the region, and put old man winter behind for good.

04/03/2015

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Police Called To Roof Collapse In Pitcairn

Police were called to a house in Pitcairn Friday morning after its roof collapsed.

01/30/2015

Birdseed Heart

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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Man Accused In Hit And Run Injuring Elderly Woman Headed To Trial

Police say a man hit an elderly woman and took off, but he was caught.

12/29/2014

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Dunlap: Dupuis Situation Reinforces Importance Of Family

The family is who Colin Dunlap couldn’t stop thinking about on Wednesday afternoon when a hurriedly-called media gathering was assembled for the man of that house — Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis — to announce he had a blood clot in his lung.

11/20/2014

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Daughter Saves Legally Blind Mother, Baby From House Fire

Gwendolyn Robinson was just drifting away into a nap when, despite being legally blind, she saw a glowing danger nearby.

08/31/2014

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Five Fun Activities To Get The Family Outdoors

Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.

07/21/2014

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Summer Road Trip Checklist When Traveling With Kids

Packing essentials for a family-friendly road trip that won’t leave you wishing you’d never left home.

07/07/2014

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