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Holiday Season

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Local Mom Thanking “Layaway Angel” Who Helped Give Her Kids Christmas

A local mom didn’t know what she was going to do. A last-minute expense meant she couldn’t get the toys she had on layaway for her kids.

12/26/2013

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FedEx, UPS Apologize, Offer Explanations For Late Deliveries

It’s the day after Christmas — and many residents are still waiting for FedEx and UPS to deliver Christmas gifts.

12/26/2013

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Soldier Gives Family Big Holiday Surprise At Penguins’ Game

It was the surprise of a lifetime for a local family this weekend when their brother, who is serving in the Army, returned home from overseas just in time for the holidays.

12/21/2013

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Parents Of Boy Who Died At Zoo Giving Back To Other Kids This Holiday Season

Liz and Jason Derkosh know something about loss. It’s been more than a year since they lost their son, Maddox, in a tragic accident at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium.

12/20/2013

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Man Inspires Homestead Residents To Give Back For The Holidays

The spirit of the season is alive and well, at Park Place A.M.E Church in Homestead. Volunteers are giving away 550 boxes of food.

12/20/2013

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Colin Dunlap: A Look Inside Pittsburgh Christmas Lists

This time of year, plenty of letters are addressed to the North Pole and Mr. Santa Claus. Well, it pays to have people in the right places. Lucky enough for me, I was able to intercept a few Christmas lists (as the big day is just a week away) that were addressed to Santa that emanated from right here in Pittsburgh, Pa.

93-7 The Fan–12/18/2013

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PTI Students Giving Back This Holiday With The Santa Project

From toys to games to clothing, the students at the Pittsburgh Technical Institute are busy wrapping all sorts of presents, gifts that will go to children and families throughout the community.

12/18/2013

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Burgh Blogger Spreads Christmas Cheer

This Pittsburgh Blogger mom, Michelle, spends the holiday season spreading joy to those in need.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/09/2013

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2 Locals Trying To Make Pittsburgh Kindest City In America

Two local men are trying to make Pittsburgh the kindest city in America and they’re using social media to spread the word.

12/08/2013

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Holiday Random Acts of Kindness

Have you noticed some strange things happening around town recently? Maybe somebody paid for your coffee or let you have the good parking spot at work?

12/06/2013

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Look Beyond Biggest Trends For Season’s Hottest Tech Toys For Kids

If you’re looking for gifts for little ones this Christmas, you may want to think smaller, going beyond the big names and big trends for gifts that inspire imagination.

12/05/2013

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Chef Bill Fuller: Holiday Cocktails

Chef Bill Fuller, of the Big Burrito Group, stops by the Pittsburgh Today Live kitchen to share his favorite cocktails that are perfect for all your holiday festivities!

12/05/2013

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Root Rot Problem Threatening Christmas Fir Trees Shouldn’t Affect Local Sales

There’s something rotten in Christmas tree country. And that has some farmers looking overseas for a solution.

12/04/2013

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Spirit Of Giving Tuesday Hopes To Encourage Charitable Acts

After giving thanks and shopping for deals, it’s time to start giving back.

12/03/2013

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