Since 1985, Pennsylvania has closed adoption records to adoptees, but a a new bill introduced by State Representative Kerry A. Benninghoff would allow adoptees to obtain a copy of their original birth certificates.
Somewhere in the phalanx of rollaway suitcases at Pittsburgh International Airport, a family greets a soldier home from the war.
For the family of Peggy Sue Kriek, the details surrounding her brutal murder are difficult to comprehend and even harder to talk about.
A lawyer representing the victim in the Steubenville rape case says Serena Williams has spoken with the girl’s family after the tennis star was quoted in a Rolling Stone article saying the girl “shouldn’t have put herself in that position.”
As we head into this Father’s Day weekend, we celebrate the men in our lives.
After his son was born, Dutch Martin wondered about the importance of fathers and how he grew up with the absence of his own father.
Luckily, there are a number of freshwater alternatives close to home. Blow up your beach ball, bring the sunscreen and pack the beach blankets, here are the best public beaches and reservoirs to spend a summer day in Pittsburgh.
Planning you next bash? Turn to these five best party rental companies in Pittsburgh.
Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!
How did your daddy get the job of “Father?” Is it a hard job, or a fun one? Find out what fatherhood looks like through a child’s eyes.
A Beaver County man was found after an hours-long search, about 400 yards from his home.
A celebration took place Sunday for the people who gave and the people who got the gift of life.
Mother’s Day isn’t supposed to be centered around a memorial vigil.
Kevin Murphy’s family believes in his innocence, and thought the trial would set him free. But now, as he heads to death row, they are speaking out about what they think happened.
Families have a great opportunity to engage in swimming activities and lessons as there are many outside public pools and a system of county parks. There are private swim clubs for advanced and beginner levels, too. Many of the swimming lessons are on a pool pass, day pass or discounted days that include water aerobics and the best deal is a free-learn-to-swim category. As the children advance in their training; it may lead to becoming a member of a swim club, but the onus is just a fun, learning experience.