teens and social media

When teens and social media collide, what happens to mental health? Find out on this episode of ‘From the Source’

How does social media impact Pittsburgh teens?

Kitten Scoop

Love furry animals? Kitten Scoop pet rescue teaches families to help our region’s strays.

Kitten Scoop helps local families learn how best to help outdoor cats and much more.


VolunTOTS invites families to help spread love during Thanksgiving week

Your kids can help VolunTOTS this Thanksgiving season. Here’s how.

Light up Night 2022 is almost here: We’ve got details on all the holiday fun Downtown, kicking off Nov. 18-19

Light Up Night is almost here, Pittsburgh!

things to do with kids in Pittsburgh

12 things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this weekend, including sensory-friendly fun and free events

From archaeology to skateboarding, there are so many things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this weekend!

teen mental health

What local teens really think about mental health: Hear ‘From the Source’ episode 2 right here

The latest episode of “From the Source” takes on school anxiety and many more teen mental health issues.

publicsource podcast

Pittsburgh teens speak out: Catch episode 1 of PublicSource’s new podcast season

 “I really did my research on not only problems, but also solutions … I’m very passionate about this.”

10 great family events in the Pittsburgh region this weekend, most of them free!

So many festivals!

Kindness Grows Here

Want to spread kindness? Your child can apply for a ‘Kindness Grows Here’ grant

This local family has had great experiences with Kindness Grows Here.

Kidsburgh pitch

You’re invited to the Kidsburgh pitch meeting: Tell us your story idea

Join us at the Kidsburgh pitch meeting to share your story idea.

Craig's Closet

Heyward House brings ‘Craig’s Closet’ to 10 local schools

Craig’s Closet locations will open in 10 Pittsburgh Public Schools buildings.

After viral TikTok video, this local family gets life-saving news

Pittsburgh comes through with kidney donation for this local family.

Top 12 October events in Pittsburgh for families

Check out these October events in Pittsburgh for families.

Parenting While Black

Local ‘Parenting While Black’ workshops share best practices and build connections

Parenting While Black provides best practices to parents while letting them share their experiences with each other.

things to do

10 things to do this weekend, from running on the tarmac at the airport to behind-the-scenes tours of Downtown

Pittsburgh and surrounding areas are brimming with things to do this weekend that will get your crew in the spirit. 

transforming education

UN’s Transforming Education Summit explored global need for the learning innovation we see in Pittsburgh

At the U.N., a plea as at home in western Pennsylvania as it is in the most distant of nations: “Let me learn.”

things to do in Pittsburgh

11 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend, from free plane flights to fall celebrations and the Chinese Cultural Festival

From fall festivals to pumpkin-themed fun, there are so many things to do in Pittsburgh with kids.

Remake Learning

Pittsburgh’s Remake Learning wins global WISE Award for advancing education worldwide

Remake Learning has been recognized as a WISE Award winner for advancing education worldwide.


On the final days of #BeKind21, here’s how your kids can spread kindness throughout our region

Check out the final three #BeKind21 actions for kids and adults to do this week.

The final week of #bekind21 begins: Here’s how you can get involved

Two weeks in, #BeKind21 has local kids thinking about kindness. Hear what they say!