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In This Issue, September 2016

Aug 31, 2016 10:40AM ● By North Hills Monthly magazine
Hefren-Tillotson Inc Photos by Alicia Photography

Hefren-Tillotson Puts Down Roots in New North Hills’ Office - Aug 31, 2016 10:29AM

For more than six decades, Hefren-Tillotson, Inc. has been providing financial management services to clients throughout the Pittsburgh area. Read More » 


Liability Insurance One Way to Protect Yourself from Cyber Crime - Aug 31 2016 1029AM

Liability Insurance One Way to Protect Yourself from Cyber Crime - Aug 31, 2016 10:29AM

Cybercrime is on the rise as more people shop online and an increasing amount of consumers' personal information is shared with companies. Read More » 


CyLab Security and Privacy Institute at Carnegie Mellon University

How Can Hacking be a Good Thing? - Aug 31, 2016 10:29AM

The word “hacking” applied to computers often has a negative connotation, calling to mind people who break into software systems with bad intentions. Read More » 


Personal Finance Apps Budget Help is Just a Click Away - Aug 31 2016 1029AM

Personal Finance Apps: Budget Help is Just a Click Away - Aug 31, 2016 10:29AM

It can be both frustrating and disheartening to get to the end of the month and realize that your bank balance is hovering just above zero and you cannot figure out where all the money went. Read More » 


Steeltown Shakedown Courtesy of Greg Geibel

Historic Carrie Furnaces to Host Hot September Events - Aug 31, 2016 10:29AM

Rivers of Steel Heritage Corporation (RSHC) works to preserve Carrie Furnaces 6 and 7, which produced iron for the Homestead Steel Works from 1907 to 1978. Read More » 


Beaver Supermarket

Shoppers Appreciate Nostalgia of Old-time Stores - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

Here's a look at a few local stores that have survived the turn of the century to become a treasured tradition for generations of loyal customers. Read More » 


Janeda Cabinets

Local Craftsmen Keeping the Art of Carpentry Alive - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

Carpentry is one of the oldest skilled trades that is still used to this day. Read More » 


Uncorked From Floors to Key Fobs Cork Finding New Uses - Aug 31 2016 1030AM

Uncorked: From Floors to Key Fobs, Cork Finding New Uses - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

In 1860, Thomas Armstrong and John Glass began manufacturing cork bottle stoppers in Pittsburgh. Read More » 


Center for Sustainable Landscapes Photos by Denmarsh Photography

Phipps Center for Sustainable Landscapes One of Greenest Buildings in the World - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

Imagine a building that captures and treats all of its own water. That uses 70 percent less energy than traditional office buildings. That actually produces more electricity than it uses. Read More » 


Prepping for Fall Get Your Home and Garden Ready - Aug 31 2016 1030AM

Prepping for Fall: Get Your Home and Garden Ready - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

It’s that time of year again—kids are back in school, the temperatures are starting to get a little cooler, and the sun is setting a little earlier. Read More » 


Babcock Dental staff

Freedom Day An Opportunity to Say Thank You to Veterans - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

Freedom Day USA is a national event started by dentists who wanted to give back to the military and to others who sacrifice to keep their communities safe. Read More » 


Penn Forest Natural Burial Park

Green Burials Growing in Popularity - Aug 31, 2016 10:30AM

According to Green Burial Pittsburgh, green, or ‘natural’ burial is safer for the environment, as it uses no toxic chemical embalming fluids or non-eco-friendly materials. Read More » 


The Ground Zero Museum  Workshop New York City

Teaching Children about the Events of 9/11 - Aug 31, 2016 10:31AM

Families don't have to go far to learn about what happened to our country 15 years ago on 9/11. Read More » 


Eagles Mere Auto Museum

Wandering the Endless Mountains of Northeastern PA - Aug 31, 2016 10:31AM

One of the most exciting things about traveling to a new place is coming upon something completely unexpected. Read More » 


New & Notable, September 2016 - Aug 31, 2016 10:52AM

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


NHM, September 2016