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New Animal Rescue League Program Has Kids Read To Cats

An animal shelter in Allegheny County is trying to give kids an opportunity to help.

03/03/2015

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Best Book Club Picks For Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and our sister company Simon & Schuster has put together a list of book club picks that celebrate female voices!

03/02/2015

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‘Ugly’ Pa. Christmas Tree Gets Charlie Brown Treatment

A Charlie Brown Christmas tree has come to life in Reading.

12/08/2014

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Corneal Inlay Procedure Developed To Help People Read Without Glasses

Eyes not what they used to be? You’re not alone. Millions of people over the age of 45 need reading glasses. But what if you could restore your vision without them?

12/04/2014

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Reading Residents Say “Ugly” Christmas Tree Is Ruining Holiday Spirit

A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly.

11/22/2014

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Local Preschoolers Help Set New World Record For Literacy

A total of 240 Pittsburgh pre-schoolers gathered in the West Lounge of Heinz Field Thursday morning.

10/30/2014

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Pa. Man Steals Ambulance, Leads Police On Chase

Police say a Pennsylvania man stole an ambulance and led them on a 10-mile chase before he was arrested.

08/09/2014

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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.

12/19/2013

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Soldiers And Sailors Remembers Gettysburg Address 150 Years Later

Abraham Lincoln’s immortal speech on the battlefield in Gettysburg is inscribed, in its entirety, on the auditorium wall of Soldiers and Sailors Hall.

11/19/2013

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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny Bitch

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.

09/25/2013

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Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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Taylor Swift’s Childhood Home In Pa. On Market

Taylor Swift’s childhood home in Pennsylvania is on the market, but fans looking to “Begin Again” in Pennsylvania may be too late.

08/03/2013

Steelers’ Woodley Stresses Importance Of Education To Kids

Being an All-Pro linebacker in a football crazy town like Pittsburgh has some benefits. Today, LaMarr Woodley visited with hundreds of school kids to share his story about why education is so important.

07/09/2013

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Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In Pittsburgh

Children of all ages may find new avenues in reading events with a myriad of choices at local libraries and learning centers in the Pittsburgh region.

05/31/2013

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Most Community-Centered Bookstores in Pittsburgh

These great Pittsburgh bookstores have special events that engage the community of booklovers in Pittsburgh.

05/20/2013

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