David Smyrl, Mr. Handford on 'Sesame Street,' Dies In PennsylvaniaDavid Smyrl, the Emmy-winning actor best known for his role as Mr. Handford, the retired firefighter who ran Hooper's Store on "Sesame Street," has died. He was 80.
PTL Links: Feb. 18, 2015Some of today’s topics include: <li><a href="http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/" target="_blank">PBS/"American Masters"</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.pittsburghclo.org/shows/view/77/refer:upcoming-shows" target="_blank">"Boeing, Boeing" - CLO Cabaret</a></li> <li><a href="http://rania.com/site/" target="_blank">Rania’s Catering</a></li> <a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2015/02/18/ptl-links-feb-18-2015/">Click here for more of today's links!</a>
PBS Producer Remembers Ed Sullivan Show With Upcoming SpecialFifty years ago on a cold February afternoon, the music called "Rock and Roll" was taking the world by storm. But not everyone was sold on it just yet.
New Mister Rogers Remix Lighting Up The InternetPBS Digital Studios has unveiled another Mister Rogers remix video, and fans are noticing.
Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack AdThe Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.
Story Behind The Mr. Rogers' Viral VideoKDKA AM's Larry Richert talks to PBS' Matt Graham about how they come up with the viral Mr Rogers video, "Garden of Your Mind."