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Just Harvest promoting seeds of change

By Pamela Diana Point Park News Service Just Harvest opened its doors in 1987 in a closed-down church with a staff of three and a budget of $80,000. The program gains credibility in the 1990s through its study on childhood hunger gets additional funding and moves into an old high school. Today it’s located in the Terminal Building with a... Read More

Nationality Rooms Open House is ready for the holidays

By Pamela Diana Point Park News Service The Nationality Room Open House in Pitt’s Cathedral of Learning will showcase Pittsburghers’ ethnic holiday roots this weekend with native displays and other programs to highlight holiday history from around the world. There will be rooms adorned with trees, wreaths and other decorations reflecting each room’s nationality. If hungry, there will be chlebicky (Czech... Read More

Ready to ‘Rock on the slopes?

  By Pamela Diana Point Park News Service The new rocker ski technology is taking the industry by snowstorm and is making it easier to ski for all levels of skiers. Almost all new skis that are showing up in ski shops for this upcoming season have some kind of rocker technology. Traditional skis are getting a makeover with various... Read More