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Summer Festivals Guide 2012

Festivals are a summertime tradition! So, KDKA has compiled a list of some of the fairs, carnivals, festivals and celebrations that will be happening in and around the Pittsburgh area during the summer of 2012.


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Best Pet-Friendly Hotels In Pittsburgh

Here are the best places in Pittsburgh to stay with your pets.


(Source: KDKA/Pittsburgh Blues Festival)

Best of the Blues: Guide to Pittsburgh Blues Festival

Music lovers won’t want to miss the Pittsburgh Blues Festival at Hartwood Acres this weekend! Aside from great music, the family-friendly festival features a kid zone complete with activities, arts and crafts to keep the little ones busy.


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Father’s Day Gift Buying Guide

Father’s Day…when families around the nation show appreciation for all their Dads’ hard work and love with the PERFECT Father’s Day gift. No pressure right?

If your Dad doesn’t need another tie or tool belt and you’re finding it impossible to locate the perfect gift for the father who has everything, rest assured, we can HELP!

You know your Dad the best, so just take a minute to figure out what “type” of Dad you have and these gifts should be the perfect fit.


(Source: KDKA)

Memorial Day Weekend Guide

Kick the summer off right with a great Memorial Day Weekend! Whether you’re traveling, hoping to get outdoors to enjoy your favorite sport or are planning a picnic, below are some helpful links to help you prepare.



Guide To The North Side

Believe or not there are places to visit and see besides the Steelers and the Pirates. This neighborhood has a charm of its own that deserves a second look with businesses from coffee shops to great places to eat and a unique museum. Take a visit and be prepared to be surprised.

CBS Pittsburgh–04/16/2011

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Guide To Heinz Field

Heinz Field is a newer addition to Pittsburgh’s North Shore and is home to the six-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers. The venue hosts Steelers games, Pitt football games, and concerts alike. If you’ve never […]


Hartwood, a 629 acre county park, is better known as Hartwood Acres to those who love to visit the Tudor mansion, stables and grounds during all four seasons of the year. (Credit:

A Guide to Hartwood

Hartwood 200 Hartwood Acres Pittsburgh, Pa.  15238 (412) 767 9200 (Park office: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Visit their link in our business directory. Hartwood, a 629 acre county park, is […]

CBS Pittsburgh–11/03/2010