PTL Links: June 18, 2021
The Morning Chat!
The Vaxx Man Doctor
'Open The Joy' At Children's Museum
Izzazu Salon Does Dad Makeovers!

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'Burgh Buzz: June 18, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's Heather and David have a look at some of the fun things going on and coming up around town!
Dad Makeovers At Izzazu SalonTwo lucky dads are getting the royal treatment at Izzazu Salon, Spa & Blowout Bar for Father's Day
Real Estate Checklist: Investing In A Model HomeReal estate expert Bonnie Loya and her home buying buddy, Jet the Golden Retriever, have some advice on investing in model homes.
Children's Museum Teams With Open The Joy BoxesSarah Kwiecien, of the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, talks more about their new partnership with "Open The Joy" boxes, which aim to teach children about love and kindness.
Local Pediatrician Takes To Social Media To Spread Is MessagePediatrician Dr. Todd Wolynn, of Kids Plus Pediatrics, is using social media to spread his message about the importance of vaccines.
Pittsburgh Today Live Chat: June 18, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's Heather Abraham and David Highfield catch up on all the latest happenings and preview what's coming up on the show.
Something Good: Messages For South Fayette SeniorsThe graduates of South Fayette High School were given some encouraging messages as they head off in different directions.
Dining Dish: Hottest New Restaurants For JunePittsburgh Magazine Food Editor Hal B. Klein has a look at the hottest new restaurants around town!
Beauty Mythbuster: SunscreenPour Moi Climate-Smart Skin Care's Ulli Haslacher has your Beauty Mythbuster for June.
Motocross Championship Racing Coming To Pa.We're chatting with super racer Ken Roczen about the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship races coming to Mount Morris, Pa.
PTL Weekend Guide: June 17, 2021Pittsburgh Magazine's Sean Collier has a look at some of the fun events coming up around town this weekend.

Latest Stories

Port Authority Closing City's Busiest Bus Stop As It Undergoes Art TransformationThe Port Authority is transforming its busiest bus stop into an art exhibit.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Greater Pittsburgh Looking For VolunteersBig Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh is looking for more volunteers.
Country Duo Big & Rich To Headline '(Re)Opening Weekend' At PNC ParkCountry music duo Big & Rich will perform the first big post-game concert at PNC Park since the start of the pandemic.
Cooking With Rania: New York Strip Steaks With Chimichurri SauceRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Spanish cuisine all through the month of June!
Happy Birthday Penguin! Pittsburgh Today Live's First Pup Turns 2-Years-OldPittsburgh Today Live's very first service pup-in-training, Penguin, celebrated his second birthday this past week.
Furry Tails: Stray Texas Dog Finds Guardian Angel In Pittsburgh ManA Pittsburgh man is giving a stray dog he found while on a trip to Texas a second chance at a much better life.
Cooking With Rania: Spanish Cheese Board With White Wine SangriaRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Spanish cuisine all through the month of June!
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Celebrates The 15th Anniversary Of Schenley PlazaSchenley Plaza is celebrating 15 years!
4 Young Peregrine Falcons Fledge At Pitt's Cathedral Of LearningThe four Peregrine falcon chicks that hatched atop Pitt's Cathedral of Learning this spring have fledged.
Navy Veteran From Pittsburgh Nominated For NHL’s Willie O’Ree Community Hero AwardA Navy veteran who runs hockey programs here in Pittsburgh is up for the Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award from the NHL.
Fisher-Price Issues Recall For Baby Soother Devices After 4 Infant DeathsFisher-Price says it is recalling a model of its baby soothers after the deaths of four infants.
KDKA Pup, Pickles, Taking Very Important Steps As He Begins Training ProcessOur Pittsburgh Today Live pup, Pickles, is taking some very important steps in his training to becomes a service dog for Canine Companions.
Kidsburgh: Family-Friendly Events In JuneKidsburgh Ambassador Yu-Ling Behr has a list of local family-friendly events your kids will love in the month of June!
Hidden Doorways, Covert Escape Routes, Amazing Art: Pittsburgh's Mayor's Office Holds Both History And SecretsThe person sitting behind the oversized mahogany desk will change come November, but the rich history found inside the Pittsburgh Mayor’s office will remain.
Latrobe Hosting Mister Rogers Family DaysThe fifth annual Mister Rogers Family Days will be held in Latrobe next week.
Inspirational And Interpersonal: Ross Twp. Seniors And Kids Become Pandemic Pen PalsSenior citizens living at the Northland Heights Assisted Living Center in Ross Township finally had the chance Wednesday to meet some of the younger friends they made throughout the year from the nearby Holy Cross Academy.
Cooking With Rania: Gazpacho And Goat Cheese CroutonsRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is starting her tour of Spanish cuisine with Gazpacho!
Stage AE Announces August Reopening, Releases 2021 And 2022 Concert LineupStage AE has announced it will reopen in August and has released its concert and special event lineup for the rest of 2021 and the first half of 2022.
Furry Tails: Butler Co. Dog Moves Into Semifinals For American Humane Hero Dog AwardsHe uses a wheelchair to get around, but there's no disability that can keep Boone down.
Full Slate Of 'Yoga In The Square' Events Planned For Summer, FallYoga in the Square is back just in time for the long Memorial Day Weekend.
Cooking With Rania: TiramisuCiao! All through May, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Italian cuisine.
The Great Race To Be Held In Person This YearAfter a pandemic hiatus, The Great Race will once again be held in person this year.
Furry Tails: Humane Animal Rescue Of Pittsburgh Hosting 2nd Annual PETSburgh WalkSpring and summer can be very busy seasons for animal rescues and shelters.
Pennsylvanians Asked To Mark 1-4-3 Day With Weekend Of KindnessGov. Tom Wolf has declared May 23 as "1-4-3 Day" as a way to honor Fred Rogers' legacy of kindness.
Pickles Journey To Becoming A Canine Companions Service Dog Begins In PittsburghThe journey to becoming a Canine Companions' service dog begins today for our new KDKA pup, Pickles, who we will follow on Pittsburgh Today Live.
National Aviary’s African Penguin Chick, Marge, Joins Colony At Penguin PointThe National Aviary’s penguin chick has joined the colony at Penguin Point.
Pittsburgh Native Billy Porter Reveals He's Been Living With HIV Since 2007Pittsburgh native Billy Porter made history by winning an Emmy in 2019 for his role as Pray Tell, a character who is HIV-positive, on the FX series "Pose."
Cooking With Rania: Shrimp Risotto With Sweet Peas And LeeksCiao! All through May, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Italian cuisine.
Pittsburgh Native Charles Grodin Dies After Battle With CancerPittsburgh native Charles Grodin, the droll, offbeat actor and writer who scored as a caddish newlywed in “The Heartbreak Kid” and later had roles ranging from Robert De Niro’s counterpart in the comic thriller “Midnight Run” to the bedeviled father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died. He was 86.
Pittsburgh's Traditional Fourth Of July Fireworks Celebration Returning This SummerThe city's traditional Fourth of July fireworks celebration will return this year.