Tom Rutkoski is the founder for "Abode For Children" a local non-profit providing education and shelter for orphans in Nigeria and India. OnQ's Michael Bartley reports it's just the beginning for this organization as Rutkoski and others plan to expand their mission into other countries.
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It may be the answer to the needs of an energy-hungry nation, but it's a different sotry for people who live close to drilling sites - especially those who rely on well water to drink, bathe or run their business. In this extended interview, a Western Pennsylvania farmer talks about the impact of Marcellus Shale drilling on his property.
This greenhouse along the Youghiogheny River Trail in Buena Vista produces nearly 3000 lettuce plants hyroponially, each week. Clients with disabilities do all the growing and make this greenhouse a success in many ways.
What are invasive plants and why is there a push to plant native plants in our parks and gardens? OnQ finds out with a visit to Sylvania Natives, a garden center in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood that sells plants native to Western Pennsylvania.
Meet nurses who deal with the youngest of patients. From the ER to the neo-natal ICU, transplant ward to the cardio lab, pediatric nurses are on the front line of "family-centered care."
This week the gang 911's inability to answer a call, Mayor Ravenstahl's comments about the local media, and Mary Beth Buchanan's own public tifts. Special Guest: Lynn Cullen.
This week the gang remembers local radio host Fred Honsberger and discusses the tutition tax, the Pennsylvania Governor's race, the climate change conference in Copenhagen, and the table games debate. Special Guest: David DeAngelo.