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In This Issue, November 2015

Oct 30, 2015 03:20PM ● Published by North Hills Monthly magazine

More than 5000 People Expected to Attend Lawrenceville Cookie Tour - Oct 30 2015 0309PM

More than 5,000 People Expected to Attend Lawrenceville Cookie Tour - Oct 30, 2015 03:09PM

A certain furry blue monster should book travel arrangements now for Lawrenceville’s 16th annual Joy of Cookies cookie tour Dec. 3-6. Read More » 

 

Collecting for the Fill the Truck fundraiser

Your Gifts Can Make the Holidays Brighter for Those Less Fortunate - Oct 30, 2015 03:09PM

As you begin your holiday gift lists for friends, family, neighbors and coworkers, consider adding a present or two for someone who might not otherwise receive anything under the tree thi... Read More » 

 

Organizations Need Help Year-round to Provide Food for Those in Need - Oct 30 2015 0308PM

Organizations Need Help Year-round to Provide Food for Those in Need - Oct 30, 2015 03:08PM

Each year at the holidays, the importance of providing food for people in need moves to the forefront. Many are struggling to find enough food just to feed their families. Read More » 

 

Stress-free Holidays are a Gift You Give Yourself - Oct 30 2015 0308PM

Stress-free Holidays are a Gift You Give Yourself - Oct 30, 2015 03:08PM

For some, it can become stressful to the point where they just don’t want to do it anymore— so I’d like to offer some suggestions to make this time of year a little less crazy. Read More » 

 

For the Person Who Has Everything SkyMall has the Answer - Oct 30 2015 0308PM

For the Person Who Has Everything… SkyMall has the Answer - Oct 30, 2015 03:08PM

The annual Christmas shopping phenomenon is well underway for some diligent do-gooders who always get a jump on the rest of us, but there is still plenty of time to put it off. Read More » 

 

Why are So Many Things Misnamed  - Oct 30 2015 0308PM

Why are So Many Things Misnamed? - Oct 30, 2015 03:08PM

Russian dressing did not come from Russia. It was first made in America. And Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany, doesn’t begin in October. Read More » 

 

Journey to Normal to Focus on the Lives of Female Soldiers - Oct 30 2015 0307PM

Journey to Normal to Focus on the Lives of Female Soldiers - Oct 30, 2015 03:07PM

What started as a small, regional film has since turned into a full-length production focusing on eight female veterans, their journeys to war and the return home. Read More » 

 

Crucible Hike Overlook

Best Friends Hike 70 Miles for Veterans’ Fundraiser - Oct 30, 2015 03:07PM

In May, best friends Ben Dwulit and Josh Hubert completed The Crucible, a three-day, 70-mile hike through the Laurel Highlands that benefited the veterans’ group Checkpoint. Read More » 

 

How Does Palliative Care Address Patient Needs - Oct 30 2015 0307PM

How Does Palliative Care Address Patient Needs? - Oct 30, 2015 03:07PM

Palliative care is a means of treating patients who are coping with life-limiting and/or chronic illnesses that is designed to alleviate symptoms as well as address other needs. Read More » 

 

Trenton Gause MD chairman of orthopaedic surgery at UPMC Passavant left and Vincent Silvaggio MD director of surgical services and chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics at UPMC St Margaret right

The Best of Both Worlds: Orthopaedic Care at UPMC Passavant and UPMC St. Margaret - Oct 30, 2015 03:07PM

Having an orthopaedic injury can be debilitating, whether a person has carpal tunnel that limits one’s ability to work, or a shattered hip, which prevents the person from walking. Read More » 

 

Advances in Treatments for Autism One Size Does Not Fit All - Oct 30 2015 0306PM

Advances in Treatments for Autism: One Size Does Not Fit All - Oct 30, 2015 03:06PM

While there have been strides made in the early diagnosis and subsequent treatment of ASD over the past decade, it still remains a sensitive subject because of the lack of a cure. Read More » 

 

Yes You Can Dance Transformative Experience for Those with Special Needs - Oct 30 2015 0306PM

Yes You Can Dance Transformative Experience for Those with Special Needs - Oct 30, 2015 03:06PM

“The name of our organization says everything about us. Our mission is to say, ‘yes, you can dance’ to people, regardless of their needs.” Read More » 

 

Gen and Kenny Morgan with Bill Humes

Bringing Home Baby: Safe Landings Program Helps Parents Prepare - Oct 30, 2015 03:06PM

Through its Safe Landings Program, Cranberry Township’s EMS has pioneered a creative approach to helping expectant parents ensure that their children come home to the safest environment. Read More » 

 

Smart Restaurants Cater to Dietary Restrictions - Oct 30 2015 0306PM

Smart Restaurants Cater to Dietary Restrictions - Oct 30, 2015 03:06PM

Choosing not to eat meat products may divide families at meal time, but food allergies can make going out to a restaurant a near impossibility. Read More » 

 

Community Guide Millvale - Oct 30 2015 0305PM

Community Guide: Millvale - Oct 30, 2015 03:05PM

“There are many fun things to do in Millvale, but not so many that there’s any danger of losing our small town charm. We welcome you to come take a walking or bike tour of our area.” Read More » 

 

Community Guide West View - Oct 30 2015 0305PM

Community Guide: West View - Oct 30, 2015 03:05PM

“As a borough, we provide services to our residents that people wouldn’t necessarily get in a larger community, and we get to know everyone personally.” Read More » 

 

Ski the Valley and Snow Tube Too in Tucker County WV - Oct 30 2015 0305PM

Ski the Valley and Snow Tube, Too, in Tucker County, WV - Oct 30, 2015 03:05PM

I had no idea that skis came in different lengths for beginners or that they had easy-release latches so that you could bail out if you found yourself flying over a cliff. Read More » 

 

Apple Pie Stuffed Apples - Oct 30 2015 0305PM

Apple Pie Stuffed Apples - Oct 30, 2015 03:05PM

We’re stuffing apple pie filling inside of a baked apple. It might be the best thing that could ever happen to an apple... gooey, cinnamony apple chunks packed inside a warm, baked apple. Read More » 

 

Adopting a Working Cat a Win-Win Situation - Oct 30 2015 0304PM

Adopting a ‘Working Cat’ a Win-Win Situation - Oct 30, 2015 03:04PM

Animal Friends is seeking committed adopters for some very special working cats. These cats aren’t domesticated, but they aren’t fully feral, either. Read More » 

 

The Shifting Center of a Home - Oct 30 2015 0304PM

The Shifting Center of a Home - Oct 30, 2015 03:04PM

It seems a space that is open to the senses, where all can be taken in from a single sitting, provides a certain sense of awareness and comfort. Read More » 

 

Kim Ferderbar Organizes Halloween Store for Students in Need

New & Notable, November 2015 - Oct 30, 2015 03:04PM

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

 

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