PTL Links: Oct. 25, 2021
The Morning Chat!
Visiting The 'Stalked By A Killer' Escape Room
Fall Food At Kennywood!
Ask Dr. Mike: Halloween Pet Safety

Featured On The Show

Something Good: 40th Austin's Playroom OpensHere's a look at the opening of the 40th Austin's Playroom from the Mario Lemieux Foundation!
A History Of The KDKA-TV Turkey FundWe're looking back at how the KDKA-TV Turkey Fund got started! There's still plenty of time to donate to help families in need this Thanksgiving.
Ask Dr. Mike: Halloween Safety For PetsVeterinarian Dr. Mike Hutchinson, of Animal General, is talking pet safety for the Halloween holiday.
Fall Foods Are To Die For At Kennywood Phantom Fall FestPTL's Mikey Hood is visiting Kennywood to taste test some of the fall food specials on their menu!
'Stalked By A Killer' Escape Room Makes For Terrifying FunPTL's Celina Pompeani Mathison visits Bold Escape Rooms to try out their new "Stalked By A Killer" experience ahead of Halloween!
Pittsburgh Today Live Chat: Oct. 25, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's Heather Abraham and Mikey Hood catch up on all the latest happenings and preview what's coming up on the show.
Donating To The KDKA-TV Turkey Fund Is Easy As PieTrust Iceburgh! Donating to the KDKA-TV Turkey Fund is easy as pie!
That's A Wrap: Oct. 22, 2021That's a wrap for this week on PTL!
CGI STEM Season: Boys & Girls Club of Western Pa.PTL producer Krista Kelley has a look at STEM Education at the Boys & Girls Club of Western Pa.!
'Burgh Buzz: Oct. 22, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's Heather Abraham and Mikey Hood catch up on all the latest happenings and preview what's coming up on the show.
Previewing The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction CeremonyWe're chatting with Joel Peresman, of the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Foundation, about next weekend's Induction Ceremony!

Latest Stories

'Best Small Cities In America': 2 Western Pa. Communities Make The ListMonroeville and Bethel Park are two of the Best Small Cities in America, according to a new study.
Salvation Army Needs Donations For Angel Tree ProgramThe Salvation Army needs your help making sure local kids have a merry Christmas.
Cooking With Rania: Halloween charBooterieRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, puts a Halloween twist on charcuterie!
Cooking Corner: Pumpkin RecipesIn this week's Cooking Corner, Giant Eagle Chef Crystal Baldwin is making a few recipes featuring a fall favorite -- pumpkin!
Trick Or Treat 2021: Halloween Celebrations Across Western PennsylvaniaHere is our growing list of Western Pennsylvania trick or treating times and community celebrations.
Unmasking Halloween Manners: Trick Or Treating EtiquetteEtiquette expert Liz Aquino, of the Good Manners Group, has some advice on the do's and don'ts of trick or treating.
Meadows Casino Undergoes Name Change, Gets MakeoverThe Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington County is no more.
Cooking With Rania: Sausage And Potatoes Au Gratin BakeRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, makes Sausage and Potatoes Au Gratin Bake!
Fall Home And Garden Show Set To Open At Convention Center This WeekendA big and beloved event is coming back to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center this weekend.
Cooking With Rania: Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf CakeRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, makes her own version of Starbucks' Lemon Loaf Cake!
Cooking Corner: Hispanic Heritage MonthIn this week's Cooking Corner, Giant Eagle Chef Crystal Baldwin is making some food for Hispanic Heritage Month.
Fall Fun: 2021 Guide To Festivals, Farms And Haunts In Western Pa.If you're a fall fanatic, we've got you covered on all the autumn activities going on around Western Pennsylvania.
Utility Assistance Program Now Accepting ApplicationsApplications for the Dollar Energy Fund are now being accepted.
Star Lake Concert-Goers Will Need COVID-19 Vaccine Card Or Negative TestConcert-goers will now need proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test to see shows and performances at Star Lake.
Coast-To-Coast Bike Ride For Cancer Research Stops In Pittsburgh Before Heading Out On Final LegA bike ride from coast to coast for a good cause pedaled right through Pittsburgh on Wednesday morning.
Cooking With Rania: Heirloom Tomato PieRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, makes Heirloom Tomato Pie!
Owl-O-Ween Returns To National AviaryThe National Aviary’s Owl-O-Ween fall celebration will be back this year.
Cooking With Rania: Chorizo And Roasted Corn NachosThrowing a football watching party? Then, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, has a recipe for the perfect party food!
Cooking Corner: Roast Chicken With Apples And FennelGiant Eagle Chef Crystal Baldwin is bringing in the fall season with some apple recipes!
Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership Moves 60th Anniversary Light Up Night Celebration To SaturdayThe Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership has marked Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, as the date for the Highmark Light Up Night Celebration.
Cooking With Rania: Bacon And Cheddar SlidersRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is getting ready to tailgate with these Bacon Cheddar Sliders!
City’s Garbage Olympics In Need Of VolunteersPittsburgh's fifth annual Garbage Olympics is looking for volunteers.
‘Just As The World Was About To Change’: Mother Remembers Welcoming Little Girl On Day Of UpheavalFor one local woman, she’ll never forget where she was on 9/11. That’s because it’s the day her daughter was born, just minutes before the world changed forever.
Cooking With Rania: Margarita Chicken & PestoRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is using fresh tomatoes and basil out of her garden for this recipe!
Cooking Corner: Tailgating And Football Party FoodsIn this edition of Cooking Corner, Giant Eagle Chef Crystal Baldwin is making foods perfect for football-watching parties and tailgating.
Cooking With Rania: Chicago-Style Hot DogsRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is putting a twist on a summer favorite -- hot dogs!
'Get Them Started Off Right': Pittsburgh Promise To Hand Out Sustainable Backpacks To 1,600 Sixth GradersThe “We Have Your Back(pack)” project is a group effort to provide 1,600 sixth graders with the supplies they need for a successful academic year.
Kidsburgh: Back To SchoolKidsburgh Ambassador Yu-Ling Behr has more information about their back to school initiatives.
PTL's Labor Day Cocktail RecipesDave Kuiawa, of Fine Wine & Good Spirits, is helping us toast to the Labor Day Weekend!
Two Feet Of Snow? Farmers’ Almanac Predicts A Huge Winter Storm For The Ohio Valley In FebruaryTo help us plan for the cold months, the Farmers’ Almanac and the Old Farmer’s Almanac are both out with their long-range forecasts.