PTL Links: May 18, 2021
The Morning Chat!
Mikey's Coffee Shop Tour
The History Of Kennywood!
Watch The Canine Companions Puppy Cam!

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What's It Worth With Dr. Lori: May 18, 2021 (Pt. 2)Expert antiques appraiser Dr. Lori is assessing more of your family heirlooms and treasures!
What's It Worth With Dr. Lori: May 18, 2021 (Pt. 1)Expert antiques appraiser Dr. Lori is assessing more of your family heirlooms and treasures!
Stage Is Set For The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's Open Air FestivalPittsburgh Today Live's Celina Pompeani talks with the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's Artistic Director Susan Jaffe about the upcoming Open Air series in Schenley Park!
Mikey's Coffee Shop TourPittsburgh Today Live's Mikey Hood takes us on a coffee shop tour around the Pittsburgh area!
The History Of Western Pa.'s Amusement ParksHeinz History Center President and CEO Andy Masich looks back at the history of Kennywood and other amusement parks in Western Pennsylvania!
Pittsburgh Today Live Chat: May 18, 2021Pittsburgh Today Live's David Highfield and Heather Abraham catch up on all the latest happenings and preview what's coming up on the show.
Something Good: STEP At Pitt Pups Move On To Advanced TrainingTwo of the Canine Companions dogs being raised by University of Pittsburgh students are moving on to advanced training!
New Mural Pays Tribute To Baseball Legend Josh GibsonPittsburgh Today Live's Mikey Hood talks with artist Jeremy Raymer and Sean Gibson, of the Josh Gibson Foundation, about the new mural going up in Homestead!
Celina Around Town: Taps & TacosPittsburgh Today Live's Celina Pompeani visits Taps & Tacos, the newest restaurant creating a buzz on the North Shore!
Navigating Back Into The Social WatersEtiquette expert Liz Aquino, of the Good Manners Group, has some advice for getting back out there at social events and making small talk.
Path To Success: Allegheny County Library AssociationPittsburgh Today Live's Mikey Hood finds out more about the educational summer programs put on by the Allegheny County Library Association.

Latest Stories

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.
Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Preparing To Begin Open Air PerformancesThe finishing touches are being put into place for the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater to begin open-air, outdoor performances.
Furry Tails: Boone’s Bow Ties And WheelsA brown, black and white beagle. A howling hound dog just like many others; but unlike so many others, Boone has his own set of wheels and a bunch of bow ties.
Wexford Native Dan Smyers And Wife Heartbroken Over Loss Of Their 16-Year-Old Rescue DogWexford native Dan Smyers, of country music super-duo Dan + Shay, is mourning the loss of Missy, his beloved rescue dog.
City Releases Farmers Market Schedule For Spring, Summer And FallIt’s that time of year when local growers start selling their goods and produce at farmers markets.
Cooking With Rania: Chicken Caesar SaladCiao! All through May, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Italian cuisine.
PHOTO GALLERY: The New PTL Pup In PicturesMeet Pickles! He's the new KDKA Pittsburgh Today Live Pup training to become a service dog for Canine Companions.
New KDKA Pup Revealed! Pickles Joins The Pittsburgh Today Live FamilyCanine Companions has chosen the newest member of Team PTL, and all of you fans picked a name by an overwhelming majority.
Cooking With The Crew: Nunnie's Italian Breakfast RecipeKDKA's CBSN Pittsburgh Line Producer Connor Hamilton shares her beloved grandma's breakfast recipe!
Carnegie Museum Of Art Offering Docent ToursPeople visiting the Carnegie Museum of Art will be able to take a tour with one of the museum's docents starting on Thursday.
Cooking With Rania: Amaretto Iced Cappuccino & Whipped Ricotta And Marmalade ToastsCiao! All through May, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is giving us a tour of Italian cuisine.
North Hills Middle School Teacher Named Finalist For NHL's Most Valuable Teacher AwardA local teacher needs your help.
Kidsburgh: Family-Friendly Events In MayKidsburgh Ambassabor Yu-Ling Behr has a look at some of the family-friendly events going on around Pittsburgh in the month of May, including Remake Learning Days!
EQT Children’s Theater Festival Features Virtual, Interactive Activities And ShowsThe EQT Children’s Theater Festival kicks off this weekend for a 16-day run.
Watch The New PTL Pup! Canine Companions Launches Puppy CamCanine Companions is streaming its litter of "P" puppies everyday until they go off to their puppy raisers.
Children’s Consignment Sale Coming To Washington County FairgroundsA massive children's consignment event is happening this weekend at the Washington County Fairgrounds.
Three Rivers Arts Festival Returns With Mix Of In-Person, Virtual EventsFor the first time in over a year, there will be life in the Cultural District.
Chef Bill Fuller: Bill’s Breakfast Steak Egg And Jalapeno QuesadillaChef Bill Fuller, of the big Burrito Group, is getting ready for Cinco de Mayo!
Cooking With Rania: Lemon Strawberry TartFor the month of April, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is showcasing a full day of meals with a springtime theme.
Furry Tails: Buddy, The ‘Fighter,’ Begins Long Road To Recovery After Being Tortured, Set On FireA dog is fighting back from the brink of death after he was tortured and his face set on fire.
Name The New Pittsburgh Today Live PuppyWe want you, the fans, to name our new Pittsburgh Today Live puppy!
PTL Recipe: Vegan Breakfast TacosFriend of PTL and advice columnist Natalie Bencivenga is sharing her recipe for a vegan breakfast!
Pittsburgh CLO Partners With Steelers To Celebrate 75th Season With Open Air Performances At Heinz FieldHeinz Field will be hosting the Pittsburgh CLO's 75th anniversary season.
Valencia Community Gives Boy Battling Cancer A First Responders Birthday ParadeDozens of police cars, fire trucks and other emergency vehicles were part of a special parade for a little boy in Butler County.
Cooking With Rania: Filet Mignon With Bacon Cream SauceFor the month of April, Rania Harris, of Rania's Catering, is showcasing a full day of meals with a springtime theme.
Happy Hour: Spring Cocktail RecipesDave Kuiawa, of Fine Wine and Good Spirits, mixes up some spring-themed cocktails!
Earth Week 2021: Pittsburgh-Area Activities You Can Take Part InIf you're looking for activities you can take part in to celebrate Earth Day this year, you've come to the right place.
Nominees Announced For 30th Annual Gene Kelly AwardsThe nominees are out for this year's 30th Annual Gene Kelly Awards.
Hundreds Of People Set To Participate In PurpleStride Pittsburgh WalkSaturday is PurpleStride Pittsburgh, the walk to end pancreatic cancer.