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In This Issue, Jan. 2015

Dec 30, 2014 12:20PM ● Published by Kelly Pernell

New  Notable Jan 2015 - Dec 30 2014 1210PM

New & Notable, Jan. 2015 - Dec 30, 2014 12:10PM

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

 

Schools Gearing Up to Provide Training for Marcellus Shale Jobs  - Dec 30 2014 1206PM

Schools Gearing Up to Provide Training for Marcellus Shale Jobs - Dec 30, 2014 12:06PM

Though the industry has its opponents, one thing is certain: Marcellus shale is not going away anytime soon. Read More » 

 

Seneca Valley Senior Holds Bowlathon to Benefit Special Needs Students - Dec 30 2014 1206PM

Seneca Valley Senior Holds Bowlathon to Benefit Special Needs Students - Dec 30, 2014 12:06PM

For Seneca Valley Senior High School senior Gabby Mayer of Cranberry Township, bowling means more to her than just a day of fun with others. Read More » 

 

What is an Entertainment Technology Degree and How Does it Prepare Students for Real-world Jobs  - Dec 30 2014 1207PM

What is an Entertainment Technology Degree, and How Does it Prepare Students for Real-world Jobs? - Dec 30, 2014 12:07PM

What happens when you mix intellect with fun & games? You get an explosion of new processes, tools, visions for storytelling, entertainment and ‘edutainment’ that migrate all over the world. Read More » 

 

The Syllabus You Wont Get in Class - Dec 30 2014 1207PM

The Syllabus You Won’t Get in Class - Dec 30, 2014 12:07PM

As I approach my first week of finals as a student at Penn State, I feel that I have learned just as much at frat houses and football games as I’ve learned in lecture halls and libraries. Read More » 

 

Angels Place Helping Single Parents to Become Self-sufficient - Dec 30 2014 1207PM

Angels’ Place Helping Single Parents to Become Self-sufficient - Dec 30, 2014 12:07PM

The mission of Angels’ Place is to provide single parents who are low-income, full-time students with childcare and family support programs so that they can become self-sufficient citizens. Read More » 

 

CMU Graduates Start-up Company Documented in Blood Sweat and Beer - Dec 30 2014 1207PM

CMU Graduates’ Start-up Company Documented in Blood, Sweat and Beer - Dec 30, 2014 12:07PM

Blood, Sweat and Beer, a film which will be released in early 2015, documents the journey of The Brew Gentlemen Beer Company in Braddock. Read More » 

 

Animal Friends Chow Wagon Partners with Food Pantries to Meet Growing Need   - Dec 30 2014 1208PM

Animal Friends’ Chow Wagon Partners with Food Pantries to Meet Growing Need - Dec 30, 2014 12:08PM

Chow Wagon has helped thousands of pets since its inception, as well as helped those families in economic distress who might have had to choose between feeding their animals or themselves. Read More » 

 

Jeremiahs Place Provides a Safe Haven for Children in Crisis - Dec 30 2014 1208PM

Jeremiah’s Place Provides a Safe Haven for Children in Crisis - Dec 30, 2014 12:08PM

Jeremiah’s Place offers a safe, loving environment for children, staffed by trauma-informed caregivers and social workers. It is open 24/7 for children ranging from birth to six years old. Read More » 

 

UPMC Passavant Emergency Departments Provide Quality Care Close to Home - Dec 30 2014 1209PM

UPMC Passavant Emergency Departments Provide Quality Care Close to Home - Dec 30, 2014 12:09PM

In an emergency, time is of the essence, which is why it’s so important to have access to quality medical care close to home. Read More » 

 

Pennsylvania Sled Dog Club Provides Outlet for Urban Mushers  - Dec 30 2014 1209PM

Pennsylvania Sled Dog Club Provides Outlet for Urban Mushers - Dec 30, 2014 12:09PM

The Pennsylvania Sled Dog Club (PSDC) is one organization where enthusiasts can connect and find places to run together. Read More » 

 

New Dek Hockey Rink Attracts Players to Graham Park  - Dec 30 2014 1209PM

New Dek Hockey Rink Attracts Players to Graham Park - Dec 30, 2014 12:09PM

Exciting things are happening for hockey fans of all ages thanks to the generosity of the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and Highmark. Read More » 

 

Local Skin Care Company Recognized in Martha Stewart Contest - Dec 30 2014 1209PM

Local Skin Care Company Recognized in Martha Stewart Contest - Dec 30, 2014 12:09PM

For years, self-described chemistry geek and North Hills’ resident Jessica Graves has been formulating all kinds of beauty and skin products for her family and friends. Read More » 

 

Reuniting Dogs with Families Uses Social Media Searchers to Find Lost Pets - Dec 30 2014 1210PM

Reuniting Dogs with Families Uses Social Media, Searchers to Find Lost Pets - Dec 30, 2014 12:10PM

Reuniting Dogs with Families is a Facebook group, made up completely of volunteers, that helps those in Pittsburgh and surrounding areas when a pet is lost. Read More » 

 

Recipe for Hope to Raise Funds for Hair Peace Charities  - Dec 30 2014 1208PM

Recipe for Hope to Raise Funds for Hair Peace Charities - Dec 30, 2014 12:08PM

On Feb. 28, 2015, Mayor Bill Peduto will officially proclaim the day as “Hair Peace Day” in the city of Pittsburgh, all because of the hard work, dedication and big heart of Bonny Diver. Read More » 

 

Garden and Home Journals Keep Ideas Memories Organized - Dec 30 2014 1209PM

Garden and Home Journals Keep Ideas, Memories Organized - Dec 30, 2014 12:09PM

Starting a house journal can help you keep those little details in mind that you’ll want to know five years down the road. Read More » 

 

Tech Takes a Back Seat on Game Night - Dec 30 2014 1210PM

Tech Takes a Back Seat on Game Night - Dec 30, 2014 12:10PM

Board games are being rediscovered by human beings craving to interact with other human beings face-to-face; even (could it be?) without Smartphones. Read More » 

 

Why is Pennsylvania called a commonwealth And whats the difference between a borough township and municipality - Dec 30 2014 1210PM

Why is Pennsylvania called a commonwealth? And what’s the difference between a borough, township and municipality? - Dec 30, 2014 12:10PM

There are just four states in the U.S. that officially refer to themselves as commonwealths; they are Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Read More » 

 

Traveling Back in Time Along the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor - Dec 30 2014 1210PM

Traveling Back in Time Along the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor - Dec 30, 2014 12:10PM

One of the coolest things about taking a road trip is that often, you don’t have to go very far to find yourself in a completely different place. Read More » 

 

Digital Edition, Jan. 2015

Home+Garden, Travel, Education, Health+Wellness, Pets
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