PTL Links: Aug. 2, 2021
The Morning Chat!
Canonsburg Native Is Opera Star
SMA Awareness Month With Nick Sinagra
Money Monday: Adjusting To A Fluctuating Economy

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Money Monday: How To Adjust To A Fluctuating EconomyPTL's David Highfield is chatting with Jayme Meredith, of Hefren-Tillotson, about how best to adjust to a fluctuating economy.
Local Man Discusses The Importance Of SMA Awareness MonthPTL's Celina Pompeani is visiting with Nick Sinagra, who calling attention to SMA Awareness Month. Nick is living with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, but has never let him hold him back!
Alexandra Loutsion Previews The Pittsburgh Festival OperaSinger and performer Alexandra Loutsion, a Canonsburg native, previews the upcoming Pittsburgh Festival Opera!
Canonsburg Native To Sing At Pittsburgh Festival OperaPTL's Mikey Hood is chatting with singer and performer Alexandra Loutsion, a Canonsburg native, about the upcoming Pittsburgh Festival Opera.
The List: First Date TipsIn today's The List, we have some tips for anyone going on a first date.
Pittsburgh Today Live Chat: Aug. 2, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's David Highfield and Mikey Hood catch up on all the latest happenings and preview what's coming up on the show.
That's A Wrap: July 30, 2021That's a wrap for this week on PTL! We'll see you Monday morning!
'Burgh Buzz: July 30, 2021PTL's Mikey and David have a look at what's buzzing around the Pittsburgh area!
Butler Co. Beagle Voted Nation's Top Therapy DogBow Tie Boone, the beagle from Butler County, has been named the country’s top therapy dog in the American Humane Hero Dog Awards competition!
Swimming Safety Tips For Parents And ChildrenPTL's Heather Abraham and her daughter, Lila, visit Gold Fish Swim School to get some valuable tips to stay safe while in the water.
New Golf Experience Opens In Downtown PittsburghPittsburgh Today Live's Mikey Hood visits Five Iron Golf, a new golfing experience in downtown Pittsburgh.

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8-Year-Old Boy Spreading Positivity Makes Stop In PittsburghA pint-sized bundle of positivity came to Pittsburgh to lend a hand and a voice to a local organization that helps single mothers.
Furry Tails: Butler Co. Beagle Needs Your Vote In The Finals Of The American Humane Hero Dog AwardsA beagle from Butler County has been named the country’s top therapy dog.
Cooking With Rania: Grilled Lemonade Chicken LegsRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, continues her summer recipe theme!
It's A Girl: African Elephant Calf Born At Pittsburgh Zoo And PPG Aquarium's International Conservation CenterIt's a girl! A healthy baby elephant was born at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium's International Conservation Center in Somerset County.
Free Care Fund Christmas In July Benefit Show Raises In Total $54K For Families At UPMC Children’s HospitalOn Thursday, we held our UPMC Children's Hospital Free Care Fund Christmas in July Benefit Show, and you came though big!
KDKA-UPMC Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund Campaign Kicks Off With Christmas In July BenefitThe 68th Annual KDKA-UPMC Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund campaign is underway and kicking into high gear.
Cooking With Rania: Dijon Potato SaladRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, continues her summer recipe theme!
Hampton Township Boys Raise Almost $200 For Charity Using Lemonade StandTwo local kids served up delicious "Lemonade for a Dollar" yesterday to help homeless people at the Light of Life Rescue Mission.
Furry Tails: Gertie Between A Rock And A Hard PlaceGertie the dog got herself into quite the predicament last week at her home in Ohio.
Cooking With Rania: Summertime Berry ShortcakesRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, continues her summer recipe theme!
Dairy Lovers’ Dream? Kraft Teams With Ice Cream Company To Create Mac ‘N Cheese-Flavored DessertKraft is teaming up with a Brooklyn-based ice cream company to create a Mac ‘n Cheese-flavored ice cream.
Cooking With Rania: Fresh Vegetable And Herb Pasta SaladRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is serving up some fresh summertime recipes this July for you and the family to enjoy! Today, she's making a Fresh Vegetable and Herb Pasta Salad. 
‘A Little Bit Of Normal’: Organizers Hope City’s Fourth Of July Celebration Is A Step Toward Life Returning To DowntownWhen it comes to the City of Pittsburgh’s Fourth of July Celebration in Point State Park this weekend, organizers say it won’t be as big as some of the events they’ve held in the past, but it will be a big step as we continue to emerge from the pandemic.
The Mall At Robinson Celebrates 'Christmas In July' With 'Nutcracker Crawl' And MoreWe are heading into the heart of summer, but at The Mall at Robinson, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.
Mission Of Mercy Pittsburgh Seeks Volunteers For Free Dental ClinicMission of Mercy Pittsburgh is looking for hundreds of volunteers to staff its upcoming free dental clinic.
Kidsburgh: Family-Friendly Summer Events In JulyKidsburgh Ambassador Yu-Ling Behr has a look at some of the summertime, family-friendly fun going on around Pittsburgh in July!
PTL 4th Of July Cocktail RecipesDave Kuiawa, of Fine Wine & Good Spirits, is mixing up some patriotic cocktails for the Fourth of July Weekend!
July 4th Fireworks In Western Pa. 2021: Where You Can WatchFourth of July celebrations are making a come back one year after nearly everything was shut down due to the pandemic.
Cooking With Rania: Grilled Burgers – Spanish Style!Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Spanish cuisine all through the month of June!
Dining With David: Elote (Mexican Street Corn)David Highfield learns more about Mexican Street Corn!
PRC To Hold Household Chemical Collection In Washington CountyThere's still time to register for a Household Chemical Collection event in Washington County.
Cooking With Rania: Spicy Lemon Chocolate Ganache TartRania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Spanish cuisine all through the month of June!
Date Set For Pittsburgh’s National Night OutPittsburgh's National Night Out will be held in August.
Mary Maloney Shows Display Of Strength, Determination As Rehab Continues Following Spinal Cord InjuryAs Mary Maloney's recovery and rehabilitation continues following a spinal cord injury last year, she also continues to show off with her strength and determination. 
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.