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Best Spring Lines At Boutiques In Pittsburgh

If you’re spring cleaning to-do list includes swapping out your winter wardrobe for some stylish spring fashions, the city’s many boutiques offer fantastic spring lines featuring affordable, versatile and trendy pieces.

04/23/2013

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Ask A Carpenter: Tips For Building A Kids’ Play Area In Pittsburgh

Video games may be fun but when it comes to keeping kids happy and healthy, nothing beats time outside using the imagination. There’s no better way to encourage outdoor play and creativity than a tree house or play structure, but many families may not know where to start such a project. Local contractor Tom Pieza has a few tips to make creating the playhouse easier so you can start playing sooner.

04/19/2013

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Best Outdoor Concerts To Look Forward To This Summer In Pittsburgh

From the first few weeks of the season through the dog days of summer, these five outdoor concerts will help you unwind, have fun and take in the hottest acts of the year.

04/11/2013

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Best Places For Kids’ Summer Art Activities In Pittsburgh

Summer is a great time for kids to jump right into all types of art activities. The Pittsburgh region is a great place to be engaged in art camps, crafts, painting and pottery classes. There are a host of art centers, art studios and museums to learn all aspects of the art world, and have fun at the same time. Festivals and art shows provide an educational experience to learn about the techniques of the artisans.

04/05/2013

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Tips On Fitting A Swimsuit To Your Bodytype From A Pittsburgh Expert

For many women spring is both a happy and dreaded time of the year. It’s time to refresh your home and wardrobe, but it is also time to choose a new swimsuit. With the help of ModCloth’s ModStylist Chelsey you can use these simple tips to find the perfect suit for you.

04/02/2013

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Best Summer Camps Or Workshops For Teens In Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh region abounds with cultural, educational and sports activities. Check out these amazing summer camps and workshops that provide a positive learning experience.

03/22/2013

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New Study Looks At Seasons & Cholesterol Levels

When is “good cholesterol season?” Turns out, it could be right around the corner.

03/08/2013

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Travelers Hit The Road For Long Labor Day Weekend

The Labor Day weekend is here and that means people are hitting the roads for one last summer getaway. So how will travelers fare with construction and gas prices?

08/31/2012

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Science Center Marks Start Of Summer With Snowball Day

Today marks the official start of summer, which means it was time for the annual Snowball Day at the Carnegie Science Center.

06/20/2012

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Summer Songs: 10 Classic Tracks To Heat Up The Season

What’s summer without a soundtrack? Here are some classics to keep you groovin’ when the temperature rises.

06/18/2012

CitiParks Outdoor Pools Open

The thermometer has hit 80 degrees and the sun is out. You know what that means: it’s time to hit the pool!

06/14/2012

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Best Summertime Bars In Pittsburgh

With summer just around the corner, these bars provide the best drinks, live entertainment, and atmosphere in all of Pittsburgh.

06/14/2012

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Summer Festivals Guide 2012

Festivals are a summertime tradition! So, KDKA has compiled a list of some of the fairs, carnivals, festivals and celebrations that will be happening in and around the Pittsburgh area during the summer of 2012.

05/26/2012

Summer Barbeque Gadgets

The Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and many people have outdoor activities planned to celebrate.

05/25/2012

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Splashing Around: Guide To Area Swimming Pools 2012

The official start of summer may still be a few weeks away, but with temperatures in the 80s and the sun even making a few appearances, it’s time to hit the pool! Find out when your community pool opens for the season with our local swimming pool guide.

05/25/2012

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