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Ashlyn’s Story: A Dream Realized Because of Care Beyond Compare

Russell Wessel is a miracle baby. That’s what his parents, Ashlyn Wessel and Alex Sinclair, believe. And they credit the doctors and nurses at  Allegheny Health Network’s (AHN) Jefferson Hospital for Russell’s safe arrival. That’s where he was born October 8 — healthy but blissfully unaware that he’d just played a lead role in an amazing family […]

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A Guide to Holiday Activities in and around Pittsburgh 2017

The Christmas season is a busy time but one filled with great opportunities to create memories with your family. All around the Pittsburgh area there are lots of fun holiday activities to share in and enjoy.  Comcast Light Up Night November 17 It’s time to kick off the holiday season in Pittsburgh! With that Christmastime feeling settling […]

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To the Parents of My Kids’ Friends

And suddenly I find myself here again: at the beginning of another school year.  I’m not sure exactly when or how it happened, but I now have a daughter in eighth grade and a son in fifth grade. The messages that I have been receiving from social media, the schools and other parents as this new […]

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Give the Gift of Tickets: Citizens Bank Children’s Theater Series

For many of us parents, the end of August signals cooler temperatures and back-to-school. The new school year means new friends, new teachers, new opportunities. The onset of autumn also means a new routine and schedule for our kids; an opportunity to try new things and experience new places. Personally, I refer to the fall […]

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Art of “Daddy” Ball

I have been waiting a long time to post this and many will not like it, however, it is true and there is no better time than football season. Here in Western PA, football is King. It can become overwhelming and obsessive as people plan their days around it. Church attendance can even be affected by […]

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