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In This Issue, February 2017

Jan 30, 2017 08:01PM ● Published by North Hills Monthly magazine

Woman Loses 100 Pounds in Eight Months on Dr Michael Vactors Ultimate Fat Loss System - Jan 30 2017 0746PM

Woman Loses 100+ Pounds in Eight Months on Dr. Michael Vactor’s Ultimate Fat Loss System - Jan 30, 2017 07:46PM

While many people don’t like carrying extra pounds, they often put off trying to lose weight because it’s so difficult to do. Read More » 

 

Wedding Dresses Trending Toward the Whimsical This Year - Jan 30 2017 0741PM

Wedding Dresses Trending Toward the Whimsical This Year - Jan 30, 2017 07:41PM

If you’re thinking of getting married, then you’re also thinking about that all-important detail: What will you wear at your wedding? Read More » 

 

Photo courtesy of Lavender Leigh Photography

Company Brings Pop-Up Weddings to Pittsburgh - Jan 30, 2017 07:42PM

Joshua and Melinda Haberman thought they had to give up on their dream wedding when they were forced to cancel their plans. Read More » 

 

Heavy Appetizers Late-night Bites Edging Out Traditional Wedding Dinners - Jan 30 2017 0742PM

Heavy Appetizers, Late-night Bites Edging Out Traditional Wedding Dinners - Jan 30, 2017 07:42PM

There are very few Pittsburgh wedding traditions more iconic than the cookie table. Read More » 

 

Preserve Wedding Memories with the Right Photographer - Jan 30 2017 0742PM

Preserve Wedding Memories with the Right Photographer - Jan 30, 2017 07:42PM

Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life, and photos are a tangible reminder of more than just your first few hours as a married couple. Read More » 

 

Mindfulness Credited with Improving Emotional Health - Jan 30 2017 0742PM

Mindfulness Credited with Improving Emotional Health - Jan 30, 2017 07:42PM

Mindfulness is trending in a big way. The topic is everywhere from The Today Show to NPR. Mindfulness apps such as Headspace abound and books on the topic are among Amazon.com’s best sell... Read More » 

 

4 Paws for Ability

Service Dogs Provide Owners with Independence, Peace of Mind - Jan 30, 2017 07:43PM

Old Yeller, Marley & Me and My Dog Skip belong to that perilous category of movies that should be viewed only with a Costco-sized supply of tissues nearby. Read More » 

 

RJ Springer with partner Jessica DeMaria

Engineer Turned Ice Dancer Hones Skills with Science - Jan 30, 2017 07:43PM

While a lot of kids in southwestern Pennsylvania grew up ice skating, Robert (R.J.) Springer says that he didn’t even know that ice rinks existed until he was in his mid- teens. Read More » 

 

Paint Monkey Paint Your Pet

Pittsburgh Offers Array of Options to Combat Cabin Fever - Jan 30, 2017 07:44PM

While it might be an extreme example, by February most of us in western Pennsylvania can identify—at least a little bit—with Jack Nicholson’s character in The Shining. Read More » 

 

Wexford Station with trolley Photo courtesy of Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

Museum, Conservancy Group on Track to Maintain Railway’s Legacy - Jan 30, 2017 07:44PM

The Harmony Line—the Pittsburgh, Harmony, Butler and New Castle Railway—served an important role by connecting Pittsburgh to the North Hills, along with Butler and New Castle. Read More » 

 

TechShop

TechShop Provides Equipment, Instruction to Budding ‘Makers’ - Jan 30, 2017 07:44PM

From 3D printing to textile work to jewelry making and more, TechShop, based in Bakery Square in East Liberty, is a treasure in a STEM-focused world. Read More » 

 

Old Stone Bridge

Romance, History at Heart of Heidelberg’s Charm - Jan 30, 2017 07:44PM

Young love will always find a way, which is how the Student’s Kiss, created in Heidelberg, Germany, came to be. Read More » 

 

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