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Elmo and Legos Make Kids’ Top Toy Lists this Year

By Shelly Tower Rushe, Categories: Today, People

The ‘wish books’ are arriving. The lists are being made. The words “I want that” are becoming more frequent. So how does anyone sort through the overwhelming choices to find the right gift?

In This Issue, Dec. 2014

By Kelly Pernell, Categories: Travel, Health+Wellness, Home+Garden, Today, Education, Community, Pets, People

Shady Side Academy, gift ideas for the holidays and much more!

New & Notable, Dec. 2014

By Vanessa Orr, Categories: Today, Community, People

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

Hearty Pittsburghers Take the Plunge for Charity

By Larry Richert, Categories: Today, Community

In Pittsburgh, we have two bookend events that may seem a little ‘out there’ to most of the rest of the planet: the Polar Bear Plunge on Dec. 6 and the New Year’s Day Polar Bear Jump.

Operation Spay Neuter Works to Prevent Pet Overpopulation in Butler County

By Veronica Tucker, Categories: Today, Community, Pets

Did you know that a dog can get pregnant at 5 months old, and that the average litter has six to 10 puppies? A cat can get pregnant at 4 months old, and its average litter is five kittens.

Make Room For Kids Provides Sick Children with Gaming Systems

By Shelly Tower Rushe, Categories: Health+Wellness, Today, Community

The Mario Lemieux Foundation worked with Children’s Hospital staff to devise a program that would provide gaming for the sickest patients with the longest stays.

Picasso, Tiffany, Birds and Butterflies—McAllen, Texas is a Hidden Gem

By Vanessa Orr, Categories: Travel

McAllen, Texas, turned out to be even warmer than I expected, from the spiciness of its food to the friendliness of everyone I met.

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  • Stephen Ministry

    12/20/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

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


  • January Butler County Events 17th -29th

    12/20/2014
    08:00am — 08:00pm

    Jan. 17: 5th annual Winterfest at Moraine State Park. Ice skating, snowshoeing, cross-country s...


  • Volunteer Opportunities

    12/20/2014
    09:00am

    Would you like to make a difference for a child with a disability in your community? Volunteering...


  • 3rd annual Holiday Giving Gift and Craft Expo

    12/20/2014
    10:00am — 09:00pm

    Event location: in the conference center (formerly known at Value City) facing McKnight Rd. Th...


  • Breakfast with Santa

    12/20/2014
    10:00am — 01:00pm

    Bring your kids for Breakfast and photos with Santa!


  • Free-Flight Holiday show

    12/20/2014
    11:00am — 01:30pm

    Create a new holiday tradition at the National Aviary! Our feathered stars will be lighting up th...


  • Stephen Ministry

    12/21/2014
    12:00am — 11:55pm

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


  • January Butler County Events 17th -29th

    12/21/2014
    08:00am — 08:00pm

    Jan. 17: 5th annual Winterfest at Moraine State Park. Ice skating, snowshoeing, cross-country s...


  • Volunteer Opportunities

    12/21/2014
    09:00am

    Would you like to make a difference for a child with a disability in your community? Volunteering...


  • 3rd annual Holiday Giving Gift and Craft Expo

    12/21/2014
    10:00am — 09:00pm

    Event location: in the conference center (formerly known at Value City) facing McKnight Rd. Th...


  • Free-Flight Holiday show

    12/21/2014
    11:00am — 01:30pm

    Create a new holiday tradition at the National Aviary! Our feathered stars will be lighting up th...


  • Pittsburgh Mandolin Orchestra

    12/21/2014
    07:00pm

    From Portland, Oregon to Portland, Maine, people are picking up the mandolin. Mandolin orchestras...