DIY: Autumn Cornucopias

November 7, 2014 by Kathleen Gaines

This week, we're revisiting one of our more popular craft posts to get in the Thanksgiving state of mind. Enjoy!

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Let's Talk About Parks

September 18, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

When my brothers and I were kids, the first person to reach the morning news would claw their way to the cartoons section, grab a bowl of cereal,...

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Speaking for the Trees

August 14, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Last week, a bloom of garden writers cropped up in Schenley Plaza. There was laughter, there was garden conversation, there was... a flash mob to...

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Walking on the Wild Side: Wildflowers in the Parks

May 9, 2014 by Lauryn Stalter

"Where flowers bloom, so does hope." Lady Bird Johnson

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What's in Bloom -- May 2014

May 2, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

What's in bloom in Pittsburgh's parks this month? Everything! The garden beds seem just as relieved as we are that the unpredictable winter cold...

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Volunteer Spotlight: The Keeper of Mellon Park

April 4, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Standing at the junction of four neighborhoods is one man who scares the thistles off of invasive plants.

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Giving Thanks: Janet of All Trades and 2013 Volunteers

November 27, 2013 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Ten minutes into my interview with Janet Pazzynski, I fully realized why a friend of hers urged her to write a how-to book on retirement.

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What's in Bloom - May 2013

May 31, 2013 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Seems like we skipped over spring and went straight into summer. That's okay, it just means it's time for some late spring/early summer blooms!...

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What's in Bloom - April 2013

April 16, 2013 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Winter may be holding on with every last breath, but signs of spring are popping up all over Pittsburgh's parks. It's time for our monthly What's...

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