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Best Activities To Celebrate Father’s Day In Pittsburgh

Father’s Day is more than a special day to honor dads of all ages. It is also a great way to experience the vast opportunities inherent to the Pittsburgh region.

06/06/2014

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Best Date Ideas For Art Lovers In Pittsburgh

If you’re looking to take one of your fellow art aficionados on a date in the Pittsburgh area, here are some of the hot spots to do so.

04/07/2014

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Best Kids’ Valentine’s Day Activities In Pittsburgh

There is more than candy, cards and cookies to be shared on Valentine’s Day because being together with the family is a wonderful sharing experience.

02/14/2014

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Best Places To Create Your Own Christmas Gifts In Pittsburgh

Christmas is about sharing with others, and there’s no better way to express that feeling than to make gifts from the heart. This season, learn how to make unique gifts that include pottery, artwork, jewelry, photography, arts and crafts and novelty items. Visit galleries, hobby boutiques, glass works studios, photography exhibits, art studios, and candle, fabric and card stores to purchase items that focus on creativity on a family budget. These are the best places to create your own Christmas gifts in Pittsburgh.

11/23/2012

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Best Up-and-Coming Artists In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, the town that brought you some of the world’s most well-known artists (Andy Warhol, Virgil Cantini, Mary Cassat) is proud to present some of today’s most talented up-and-coming artists.

07/23/2012

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Best Places For Glass Art In Pittsburgh

Whether you want to try your hand at making glass art yourself or simply want to gaze at the brilliant glass art by others, Pittsburgh has the resources for you from glassblowing classes to glass-art galleries.

07/02/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 2/3: Think Warm and Happy Thoughts

By Rachel Booth During the depths of Pittsburgh’s chilly weather, it’s nice to find lots of fun, and of course affordable things to help you think warm and happy thoughts! On this week’s Free & […]

02/02/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 1/13: Free Martin Luther King Jr. Day Fun!

By Rachel Booth Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought a message of hope and healing to America. On this week’s Free & Affordable Pittsburgh segment on […]

01/12/2012

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Arts on Penn Ave: What’s Worth Checking Out

Some of the best new art by local artists is on display in just a few short blocks along Penn Avenue between N Matilda St. and S. Negley Ave. in Friendship. They range from the highly polished Hodge Gallery at the Pittsburgh Glass Center to Garfield Artworks, with its selection of emerging artists.

07/11/2011

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Best Green Buildings In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is gaining a reputation as a green city. The U.S. Green Building Council currently reports 48 LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified buildings in the city, including the David L. Lawrence Convention Center and the Heinz History Center Smithsonian Wing.

06/25/2011

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PTL Links: January 17, 2011

Visit the links below for more on today’s guests and topics: Financial Planner Rob Wilson at Blazier Capital Management Drunken Angels: Art And Clothing By Margie Rose Walls Are Bad (Venture Outdoors) Hidden Valley Family […]

01/17/2011

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Free & Affordable Fridays: Jan. 14, 2011

Looking for a great deal in the ‘Burgh? Pittsburgh’s bargainistas, Heather Walsh & Rachel Booth of LivingPittsburgh.com, find great deals all over Pittsburgh and put them in one place so they’re easy to find. They […]

01/14/2011

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