Mover & Shaker of the Month: Samantha Goetz 

By Paula Green 

       A teenage girl’s surgical experience has persuaded her to seek a medical career path. Two years ago, Shaler Area High School sophomore Samantha Goetz, 16, underwent a nine-hour spinal fusion and stabilization surgery to correct severe scoliosis.   [Read more…]

2016 Physicians & Specialists Directory

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Northern Connection Magazine is proud to bring you our 2016 Physicians and Specialists Directory. Get to know some of your local doctors by reading this directory! [Read more…]

Emil Schultz IV Seven Seals Award Recipient

M&S of the Month_webBy: Paula Green


Emil Schultz IV, 22 of Middlesex Township is the owner of Schultz Ornamental Iron, a wrought iron fabrication business.  The company was founded in the 1940s, where it started off as a blacksmith shop run by Schultz’s great-grandfather.  His father, Emil III turned it into an ornamental iron business. [Read more…]

Summer street style to go

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By: Kelly Smith

From Barbeques to picnics and everything in between, summer is finally here!  Most of us plan to spend as much time as possible outdoors but when the mercury rises, sometimes, [Read more…]

Welcoming National Aging in Place Council to the Pittsburgh Area!

logo_400x120By: Patricia Neurohr, Chair

I started my Personal Assistant and Home Care business, At Home with Ease, after I experienced the lack of necessary in-home services to assist my parents when they lived alone and wanted to age in place.  Most of us have either experienced this first hand or know a family that has been impacted by a similar situation.

Several key issues have become clear as I talk to customers and their families: [Read more…]