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In This Issue, February 2016

Jan 29, 2016 05:33PM ● Published by North Hills Monthly magazine

Wedding Registries Changing with the Times - Jan 29 2016 0524PM

Wedding Registries Changing with the Times - Jan 29, 2016 05:24PM

While the familiar adage that “there is nothing new under the sun” often rings true, it is also clear that wedding registries have changed significantly within the last few years. Read More » 

 

The Importance of Hiring a Wedding Planner - Jan 29 2016 0524PM

The Importance of Hiring a Wedding Planner - Jan 29, 2016 05:24PM

“Your wedding day has to be well-orchestrated, and every minute is precious because you have to be looking ahead to what is happening next." Read More » 

 

Customization Key When Selecting Wedding Jewelry - Jan 29 2016 0523PM

Customization Key When Selecting Wedding Jewelry - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

Few moments in life are more emotional than a marriage proposal, and a key component of that experience is the engagement ring. Read More » 

 

Chocolate Lovers Have Wealth of Options in Pittsburgh - Jan 29 2016 0523PM

Chocolate Lovers Have Wealth of Options in Pittsburgh - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

Chocolate aficionados in Pittsburgh have no shortage of choices when it comes to finding the perfect piece of chocolate bliss. Read More » 

 

The Spa at the Hotel Hershey

Spa Escape Can Help Brighten the Dreary Days of Winter - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

If you can get away for a day, a weekend, or even a few hours, a trip to a nearby spa can be all the attitude adjustment you need. Read More » 

 

Pets Can Help You Live a Healthier Life - Jan 29 2016 0523PM

Pets Can Help You Live a Healthier Life - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

If you made a New Year’s resolution to improve your health, spending time with your four-legged friend may help you achieve your goal. Read More » 

 

Wellness Programs Benefit the Community as a Whole  - Jan 29 2016 0523PM

Wellness Programs Benefit the Community as a Whole - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

Some examples of wellness programs include programs to help you stop smoking, diabetes management programs, weight loss programs and preventative health screenings. Read More » 

 

Gregory L Molter DO internal medicine physician Steel City Internal MedicineUPMC left and John T Wisneski Jr MD chairman Department  of Medicine UPMC  St Margaret right

Choosing Primary Care Physician One of Most Important Health Care Decisions - Jan 29, 2016 05:23PM

While everyone knows the importance of eating right, exercising, and reducing stress, there’s something just as important that many people overlook—choosing a primary care physician. Read More » 

 

What is Being Done to Combat Heroin Abuse in Our Area - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

What is Being Done to Combat Heroin Abuse in Our Area? - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

Heroin abuse is an epidemic in our area: we have one of the highest heroin overdose rates in the country, and the numbers are rising annually. Read More » 

 

Heart Ball Raises Funds for Research Education and Advocacy - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

Heart Ball Raises Funds for Research, Education and Advocacy - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

On February 20, the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA) will hold its 27th annual Pittsburgh Heart Ball. Read More » 

 

Three Rivers Adaptive Sports Helps Those with Disabilities Overcome Obstacles - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

Three Rivers Adaptive Sports Helps Those with Disabilities Overcome Obstacles - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

For the last 27 years, Three Rivers Adaptive Sports of Pennsylvania has helped thousands of people with disabilities learn how to ski, snowboard, golf, water-ski, kayak, canoe and bowl. Read More » 

 

Free Website Helps Caregivers Coordinate Information - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

Free Website Helps Caregivers Coordinate Information - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

Recent statistics from the AARP Public Policy Institute estimate that the average 49-year-old woman spends nearly 20 hours per week providing unpaid care to her mother for nearly five years. Read More » 

 

Aston Martin Vulcan to Highlight Pittsburgh International Auto Show - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

Aston Martin Vulcan to Highlight Pittsburgh International Auto Show - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

Held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center from Feb. 12-15, the show will feature more than 550 of the newest model year import and domestic vehicles, concept cars and exotic luxuries. Read More » 

 

Electric Cars Still Attractive to Owners Despite Lower Sales - Jan 29 2016 0522PM

Electric Cars Still Attractive to Owners Despite Lower Sales - Jan 29, 2016 05:22PM

“They have full power no matter what speed you’re driving. Gasoline engines aren’t like that. My Tesla Model S is a fantastic car; it’s the dream car I’d been waiting for.” Read More » 

 

The central dome within the Friedrichsbad Spa photo  Baden-Baden Kur  Tourismus GmbH

The Height of Relaxation and Luxury: Baden-Baden, Germany - Jan 29, 2016 05:21PM

Baden-Baden, known as the Summer Capital of Europe, is a place where they have taken relaxation, and luxury, to an art. Read More » 

 

Evans City Stepping Stones a before-and-after-care program at Evans City Schools donated 40 blankets and 54 dog toys for the community service project A Gift from a Warm Heart

New & Notable, February 2016 - Jan 29, 2016 05:21PM

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

 

Not all Landscapes are Equal - Jan 29 2016 0524PM

Not all Landscapes are Equal - Jan 29, 2016 05:24PM

I have found that my most valued tool is being attuned to the surroundings and keeping my senses sharp to take notice of cues in the landscape that have great influence on life around us. Read More » 

 

February is Adopt-a-Shelter-Rabbit Month  - Jan 29 2016 0524PM

February is Adopt-a-Shelter-Rabbit Month - Jan 29, 2016 05:24PM

This February, we encourage you to visit any of our public BunRuns, sign up for a Bunny Yoga class or just come by the shelter and visit our rabbits. Read More » 

 

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