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In This Issue, August 2016

Jul 31, 2016 10:49PM ● Published by North Hills Monthly magazine

Venmo Allows for Quick Paybacks - Jul 31 2016 1114PM

Venmo Allows for Quick Paybacks - Jul 31, 2016 11:14PM

Have you ever forgotten your wallet and had to borrow $10? Have you been out to dinner with your friends and had to split a check only to have several people not have cash on hand? Read More » 

 

Beat the Heat Keep Your Pet Safe and Healthy - Jul 31 2016 1105PM

Beat the Heat, Keep Your Pet Safe and Healthy - Jul 31, 2016 11:05PM

Summer is the perfect time to experience the outdoors and enjoy the beautiful weather, but the heat can take a serious toll on your four-legged companion. Read More » 

 

Not All Decks Are Created Equal - Jul 31 2016 1059PM

Not All Decks Are Created Equal - Jul 31, 2016 10:59PM

If you are anything like me, the summer season starts off with a list of projects to do around the house before summer's end. A list that grows, more often than shortens. Read More » 

 

Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing

Students Benefit from Hands-on Experience at Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing - Jul 31, 2016 08:11PM

In an emergency, time is of the essence, and doctors and nurses need to be ready to react quickly to whatever situations arise. Read More » 

 

Technology in the 21st Century Classroom - Jul 31 2016 0812PM

Technology in the 21st Century Classroom - Jul 31, 2016 08:12PM

It’s a great time to be a kid. In K-12 classrooms in and around Pittsburgh, educators are developing innovative ways to engage and motivate students through the use of technology. Read More » 

 

La Roche College

Colleges Adding Amenities to Enrich Campus Life - Jul 31, 2016 08:12PM

From dorms that feature swimming pools and fitness rooms to special interest clubs and gourmet meals on-demand, college students today are getting more than just an education. Read More » 

 

Tutoring Can Improve Classwork Add Confidence - Jul 31 2016 0817PM

Tutoring Can Improve Classwork, Add Confidence - Jul 31, 2016 08:17PM

Last-minute tantrums about major tests. Projects due yesterday. Four-hour long homework sessions. If your child is struggling in school, he or she may need the help of a tutor. Read More » 

 

How Does Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh Enrich Childrens Lives - Jul 31 2016 0817PM

How Does Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh Enrich Children’s Lives? - Jul 31, 2016 08:17PM

We spoke with Executive Director Jan Glick about the organization and how it enriches the lives of both ‘Littles’ and ‘Bigs.’ Read More » 

 

Captioned Telephones Help Hard-of-Hearing Individuals Retain Independence - Jul 31 2016 0818PM

Captioned Telephones Help Hard-of-Hearing Individuals Retain Independence - Jul 31, 2016 08:18PM

With TV closed-captioning, audio content is displayed as text messaging on the screen, providing deaf or hard-of-hearing people equal access to programming. Read More » 

 

Photos courtesy Jeff Prem httpsjeff-premsmugmugcom

National Park Service Celebrates 100th Year - Jul 31, 2016 08:18PM

America’s greatest treasure—its national parks—is celebrating its centennial anniversary this year. Read More » 

 

BellaBDE photography courtesy of Terry Clark Photography

Pets Finding their Niche in the Workplace - Jul 31, 2016 08:19PM

Bella trots through the glass doors to start her work day at BD&E, a Greentree-based branding and marketing company. Read More » 

 

Hydrangeas 101 - Jul 31 2016 0819PM

Hydrangeas 101 - Jul 31, 2016 08:19PM

One of the questions I get asked most often is about hydrangeas—why aren’t they blooming in the garden? So let’s try to simplify the mystery. Read More » 

 

Pittsburghers to Cycle through the City during PedalPGH - Jul 31 2016 0819PM

Pittsburghers to Cycle through the City during PedalPGH - Jul 31, 2016 08:19PM

UPMC Health Plan PedalPGH will bring together people of all ages and fitness levels on August 28 for a noncompetitive bicycle ride through Pittsburgh. Read More » 

 

Pushing the Limits with the Pittsburgh Triathlon and Adventure Race - Jul 31 2016 0820PM

Pushing the Limits with the Pittsburgh Triathlon and Adventure Race - Jul 31, 2016 08:20PM

This year’s 19th annual Pittsburgh Triathlon, sponsored by First National Bank, is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, August 13-14. Read More » 

 

Pittsburgh Comedy Festival Focused on Elevating  Humor as an Art Form - Jul 31 2016 0820PM

Pittsburgh Comedy Festival Focused on Elevating Humor as an Art Form - Jul 31, 2016 08:20PM

The Pittsburgh Comedy Festival, which will take place from August 25-28, is a major part of this growing comedy community. Read More » 

 

Kayaking past ghost ships in Mallows Bay Park

Southern Maryland Provides A Unique View of Maritime History - Jul 31, 2016 08:21PM

Why anyone would let me fly an F-14 Tomcat is beyond me, but there I was, strapped into the seat and cruising down the runway. Read More » 

 

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