kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Summer

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Lazy River Is Newest Attraction At Idlewild & SoakZone

With the Memorial Day weekend upon us, many of the area’s favorite summertime attractions are getting ready to open for another season, and that includes SoakZone at Idlewild Park.

05/22/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Plant Fungus Making Its Way North

Like an artist’s palette, impatiens are summer’s color splash. However, a plant disease is making its way north that will have a major effect on them this year.

05/16/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Farmers’ Market Brings Tasty Treats Back To Market Square For Another Summer

Sounds and sights to savor. The Farmers’ Market in Market Square offers a taste of the summer season now through October.

05/16/2013

(photo credit: Thinkstock)

Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Picnic Food?

05/13/2013

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

Summer Garden

Tips for Preparing Your Vegetable Garden This Summer

Are you considering growing your own vegetables to save money and eat healthier? Growing a garden takes some advanced planning, as well as a great deal of time, patience and effort. Utilize these 10 helpful tips to prepare your garden and make it flourish.

05/13/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Memorial Day Celebrations In Pittsburgh

Patronize, volunteer and enjoy one or more of these great Memorial Day Events.

05/13/2013

Camp Counselor

10 Part-Time Summer Jobs Perfect for Teens

Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.

05/13/2013

BBQ Wing Rack

Best Grilling Gadgets For Your Summer Cookouts

Everyone longs for summer, barbecues, and cookouts. Whatever your specialty, there are grilling gadgets galore to make the job easier and even more fun.

05/13/2013

Beach Safety

Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or Pool

Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.

05/13/2013

Race for the Cure 5-13-2012

Best Mother’s Day Events In Pittsburgh

There are a host of activities and events to honor Pittsburgh mothers on their special day.

05/10/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Ask A Pittsburgh Chef: Best Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

Are you looking for a way to spend Mother’s Day with all of your favorite ladies? Why not make a tasty brunch? Chef Kate Cunning offers some great recipes that you can whip up with plenty of time to enjoy the company of all of the moms you are celebrating.

05/08/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Three Rivers Art Festival Announces Musical Lineup

With summer nearly here, it’s also almost time for the Three Rivers Arts Festival.

04/29/2013

Photo Credit Thinkstock.com

Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.

04/29/2013

(Photo credit: Fethi Belaid/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Swim Classes In Pittsburgh

Families have a great opportunity to engage in swimming activities and lessons as there are many outside public pools and a system of county parks. There are private swim clubs for advanced and beginner levels, too. Many of the swimming lessons are on a pool pass, day pass or discounted days that include water aerobics and the best deal is a free-learn-to-swim category. As the children advance in their training; it may lead to becoming a member of a swim club, but the onus is just a fun, learning experience.

04/26/2013

more

previous