About 1,000 people received a warm Thanksgiving meal Thursday as part of the annual tradition.
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No matter what your preference, there is surely something on the seasonal schedule to suit your tastes.
Hunters Sharing the Harvest, Pennsylvania’s venison donation program, will mark one million pounds of donated meat this hunting season.
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Mobile devices could account for more than 40 percent of transactions this holiday season.
The 5K and 5-mile races meandered through the streets of the North Shore and Downtown Pittsburgh this morning.
It’s that time of the year when you are about to handle the hardest Thanksgiving task -- carving a turkey. We are here to help.
Heavy police presence join balloons and floats on parade route.
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About 135.8 million Americans are expected to shop in stores or online over the four-day weekend.
Most of the more than a dozen major retailers like Macy’s, Target and Kohl’s were sticking with their evening Thanksgiving openings.
It’s a reversal of past practice, when the board spent hundreds of thousands of dollars annually to erect fences to keep deer out of areas.
The Pilgrims celebrated the “First Thanksgiving” in 1621, but the first Thanksgiving in Pittsburgh wasn’t observed until 1758.
Our brain helps us interpret information from different inputs like touch, sound and sight.
One can see how this quaint custom might fade. But when you send someone a real Christmas card, you are also sending a piece of yourself.
The request involves Mt. Lebanon’s contract to pay a nonprofit wildlife management organization to organize a controlled archery hunt.
They’re the newest in the next big wave of Western Pennsylvania brewpubs and breweries.
From how to thaw the bird to cooking instructions, operators at the hotline answer 10,000-plus questions every year.
The tour includes a century-old house that is both beautiful and functional, with an elevator that can accommodate a wheelchair.
Here’s a guide to the array of special holiday events and activities taking place throughout Pittsburgh.
More than two dozen brewing operations have recently opened or soon will in locations ranging from the North Side to Hermitage and beyond.
Skip the chains near the Waterfront and check out a famil- run spot with grandmother’s recipes.
With an expensive location, design and concept, Poros is the most ambitious restaurant of the moment.
The AFS Intercultural Program, an international youth exchange organization, each year sends about 13,000 students abroad.
Many people are home for, and can sleep in on, the Thanksgiving holiday.
As consumers get caught up in the holiday season of giving and goodwill, their defenses go down, according to some experts.
There are two birds, both members of the crow family, named nutcracker.
The U.S. fire Administration says Thanksgiving Day traditionally has the highest number of home fires all year, double the normal average.
An estimated 46.9 million Americans are expected to travel away from home over the holiday, the most travelers since 2007, AAA says.
A listing of weekend events
The 28th annual display at the Western Pennsylvania Model Railroad Museum in Richland includes 350 locomotives and 6,500 feet of track.
Here’s a roundup of some holiday programs around the North.
My Fun Maven, a website created by Karen Stilley of Hempfield, is attracting about 2,500 visitors looking for activities for children.
“Creed,” “Good Dinosaur,” “Brooklyn,” “Trumbo” and “Victor Frankenstein” arrive in theaters just in time for the holiday.
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A travel alert, which is to be in effect until Feb. 24, said information suggests militants continue to plan attacks in multiple regions.
Wednesday’s full moon is called “beaver moon” because beaver traps were set during November to ensure a supply of warm winter furs.
About 5 million people from the Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey region are expected to take to the highway for Thanksgiving.
The Allegheny Land Trust welcomed guests to the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium on Saturday night to celebrate the work of its volunteers.
For a post-holiday meal, make muffins, griddle cakes and chowders with the leftovers.
Hundreds turn out to support Planned Parenthood and the work it does to support women’s causes.
The creamy Thanksgiving dessert with a crunchy granola topping doesn’t require a crust.
Iota Phi Foundation and Iota Phi Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. held an awards dinner in Cheswick, Pa. on Saturday night.
Shadyside Splendor organizers and musicians hit all the right notes at the patron party Saturday and house tour Sunday.
Supporters of the Ladies Hospital Aid Society learn how to make special cocktails during its fall fundraiser, Mind Body & Spirits.
The Garden Club of Oakmont held its 11th annual Holiday Luncheon at Oakmont Country Club, Wednesday.
Plus, several trunk shows on tap and a beauty lounge pops up on Mount Washington.
Choices include a fruity Riesling for $7.99; California Pinot Gris and French Burgundy for $8.99; and a rare Nebbiolo for $24.99.
The gravy can be prepared at least two days ahead of the holiday in a stress-free environment.