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Shelter Dogs: Myths and Misconceptions

By Shelly Tower Rushe, Categories: Today, Community, Pets

Every year, approximately 1.2 million dogs are euthanized in animal shelters across the United States.

In This Issue, Oct. 2014

By Vanessa Orr, Categories: People, Today

Local haunted houses, education and more!

New & Notable, Oct. 2014

By Vanessa Orr, Categories: People, Today, Community

New&Notable spotlights the accomplishments of those living & working in the North Hills, from new business hires to award-winning students.

There’s Nothing Scary about Historic Cemeteries

By Vanessa Orr, Categories: Travel

In the spirit of Halloween, I’m going to write about some of my favorite graveyards—places that I would recommend that you visit if you like history or architecture, or just a good story.

Repurposing Pays It Forward in Many Ways

By Veronica Tucker, Categories: Home+Garden, Today, Community

Repurposing helps those in need, from shelter animals to women getting their lives back on track.

New or Native Plants — Which is Best?

By Denise Schreiber, Categories: Home+Garden, Today

When do we decide that something is native? After five years, 25 years, 100 years or longer? There is no defining time that makes something truly native.

Cut Energy Costs by Winterizing Your Home

By Clare Heekin Lynch, Categories: Home+Garden, Today

If we get another winter like this past season, you’ll need to properly prepare your home in order to protect it from the harsh elements and save yourself a little cash along the way.

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  • Stephen Ministry

    10/26/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

    Available anytime. One-to-one Christian care to people going through difficult times. There is ...


  • Moraine 2014 Cruises

    10/26/2014
    01:00am — 02:30pm

    Come and take a 1.5 hour ride on Nautical Nature, a 37-passenger enclosed pontoon boat and Morain...


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  • Miss Representation

    10/26/2014
    01:00pm — 05:00pm

    Miss Representation exposes how mainstream media contribute to the under-representation of women ...


  • Stephen Ministry

    10/27/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

    Available anytime. One-to-one Christian care to people going through difficult times. There is ...


  • Moraine 2014 Cruises

    10/27/2014
    01:00am — 02:30pm

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  • Donations are tax deductible and can be dropped off 9am - 4pm weekdays at Community Auto or any N...


  • Community Auto needs cars

    10/27/2014
    09:00am — 04:00am

    Cars are repaired and sold at low cost to low-income families who need a vehicle to get to work. ...


  • Preschool sponsored by Fox Chaple Area HS

    10/27/2014
    09:40am — 10:50am

    The Family and Consumer Sciences Department at Fox Chapel Area High School will sponsor a prescho...


  • Monthly Grandparent Group

    10/27/2014
    10:00am

    Do you have a grandchild diagnosed on the autism spectrum? Do you have questions about how to be...


  • The deadline to apply for the state's 2013 PropertyTax/Rent Rebate program is being extended from...


  • Free Movie Matinees for October

    10/27/2014
    02:00pm

    The Legacy Lineup at Cumberland Woods Village Presents Free Movie Matinees in October Four fre...


  • NAMI Family-to-Family

    10/27/2014
    06:30pm — 09:00pm

    If you are the parent, sibling, child, significant other or relative of someone with a severe men...


  • Discover how much fun it is to sing with the Sounds of Pittsburgh Chorus. Our chorus is part of ...


  • Stephen Ministry

    10/30/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

    Available anytime. One-to-one Christian care to people going through difficult times. There is ...


  • Moraine 2014 Cruises

    10/30/2014
    01:00am — 02:30pm

    Come and take a 1.5 hour ride on Nautical Nature, a 37-passenger enclosed pontoon boat and Morain...


  • Autumn is finally here! Fall festivals and haunted happenings are around every corner, but there ...


  • Donations are tax deductible and can be dropped off 9am - 4pm weekdays at Community Auto or any N...


  • Community Auto needs cars

    10/30/2014
    09:00am — 04:00am

    Cars are repaired and sold at low cost to low-income families who need a vehicle to get to work. ...


  • Preschool sponsored by Fox Chaple Area HS

    10/30/2014
    09:40am — 10:50am

    The Family and Consumer Sciences Department at Fox Chapel Area High School will sponsor a prescho...


  • The deadline to apply for the state's 2013 PropertyTax/Rent Rebate program is being extended from...


  • Architectural History Lecture: Modern Medievalism Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 6:00p.m. - 7:30p.m. ...


  • Yoga with a Twist

    10/30/2014
    06:30pm — 07:30pm

    Bring your mind, your worries and your woes to your yoga mat, and move through an exhilarating an...


  • GriefShare

    10/30/2014
    07:00pm — 07:30pm

    GriefShare is a weekly seminar and support group for people who are grieving the death of someone...


  • DivorceCare

    10/30/2014
    07:00pm — 09:00pm

    The road to healing from the heartache of divorce is not meant to be traveled alone. Team members...


  • DivorceCare for Kids

    10/30/2014
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  • Blended Families

    10/30/2014
    07:00pm — 08:30pm

    Blended families have many unique stressors and dynamics that can challenge a couple's relationsh...


  • Stephen Ministry

    10/24/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

    Available anytime. One-to-one Christian care to people going through difficult times. There is ...


  • Moraine 2014 Cruises

    10/24/2014
    01:00am — 02:30pm

    Come and take a 1.5 hour ride on Nautical Nature, a 37-passenger enclosed pontoon boat and Morain...


  • Autumn is finally here! Fall festivals and haunted happenings are around every corner, but there ...


  • Evens City Middle School

    10/24/2014
    08:00am — 11:00am

    Presenters include an FBI agent, locomotive engineer, executive chef, a chemist and many more. ...


  • Women in business networking group. Contact Debbie Joslin.


  • Community Auto needs cars

    10/24/2014
    09:00am — 04:00am

    Cars are repaired and sold at low cost to low-income families who need a vehicle to get to work. ...


  • NHCO Winter Coat Drive

    10/24/2014
    09:00am — 04:00pm

    New and Gently Used winter coasts in all sizes appreciated. Drop off donations M-F 9am -4 pm.


  • Donations are tax deductible and can be dropped off 9am - 4pm weekdays at Community Auto or any N...