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In This Issue, April 2017

Apr 02, 2017 12:27PM ● Published by North Hills Monthly magazine

Judith Bernhard Jim Boltz Lt Minnie Cleveland and Lt Kenneth Cleveland Photos courtesy of Tabatha Knox Vibrant Images

Collaboration Key to Advance Sourcing Concepts’ Success - Apr 02, 2017 12:03PM

Relationship with Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber, Northside Branch of the Salvation Army Benefits Members, Clients Read More » 

 

Jan Nocita with students in the Shaler North Hills library

April Provides Many Opportunities to Celebrate Earth Day - Apr 02, 2017 12:03PM

Against all odds, an area of the country known for its steel-town roots has become nationally recognized as a hub for sustainability, “green” technology and restaurants. Read More » 

 

Photo by Denmarsh Photography

Home, Green Home: The Importance of Sustainable Building - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

The green building movement has taken off in the past 10 years. Read More » 

 

Glade Run Lake

Glade Run Lake Reopening a Testimony to the Power of the People - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

April 15 is an important day in the history of Glade Run Lake in Middlesex Township in Butler County. Read More » 

 

A Tree Pittsburgh volunteer planting trees

Tree Pittsburgh: Planting the Seeds of the City’s Future - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

April 28 is Arbor Day; a day to celebrate trees. But how important are these plants to our city, and to our society? Read More » 

 

Sustainable hAPPiness Apps to Help You Go Eco-friendly - Apr 02 2017 1204PM

Sustainable hAPPiness: Apps to Help You Go Eco-friendly - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

I grew up in a suburb of Seattle, wore Birkenstocks throughout high school, and fully embraced my tree-hugging, granola-loving culture. Read More » 

 

Photos courtesy of Michele Rice

Franklin Park Mom Saves Monarchs while Encouraging Children’s Love of Nature - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

Michele Rice never intended to become an ambassador for bugs; she was a biochemist testing lab compounds in her previous life. Read More » 

 

Camp Invention

Which Camp is Right for Your Child? - Apr 02, 2017 12:04PM

Summer camps come in all shapes and sizes. Read More » 

 

Photo courtesy of Camp Cranberry

Campers Unplug to Plug Into New Experiences - Apr 02, 2017 12:05PM

Linus of the cartoon strip Peanuts has his blanket; and for some summer campers, today’s security blanket is a cell phone. Read More » 

 

Photos courtesy of TEKKO

Japanese Pop Culture Convention TEKKO Comes to Town - Apr 02, 2017 12:05PM

There are anime conventions and then there’s TEKKO. Read More » 

 

Photos courtesy of Michael Kapeluck

Pysanky Easter Eggs: Preserving a Tradition and a Culture - Apr 02, 2017 12:05PM

Michael Kapeluck creates pysanky—elaborately decorated Easter eggs—using an old Ukrainian method taught to him by his mother. Read More » 

 

Escape the ‘Burgh for Some Outdoor Adventure - Apr 02, 2017 12:05PM

Spring is finally here, which means that it’s time to get outside! Read More » 

 

Allegheny Coffee  Tea Exchange

Nitro Foods Growing in Popularity in Pittsburgh - Apr 02, 2017 12:05PM

Nitro coffee is trending throughout the country, and locals can find it at Allegheny Coffee and Tea Exchange in the Strip District. Read More » 

 

Crowds at the 2015 Mars New Year event

Mars Borough to Celebrate Planet Mars’ New Year in May - Apr 02, 2017 12:06PM

From May 4-6, the borough of Mars will be hosting an otherworldly celebration in honor of an event that only happens every 22 months—the dawning of a new year on the planet Mars. Read More » 

 

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