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Good Samaritan Hospice 5K Attracts More People Than Ever

October 16, 2012
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The Good Samaritan Hospice 5K was held Saturday in North Park, and with over 260 participants, this was the largest group in the event's history! We don't have a whole lot of details yet (we will soon), but we wanted to get some of these great pictures out today. :)

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2012 Concordia Oktoberfest One of the Biggest, Best in History

October 9, 2012
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Apparently, word has gotten out that Concordia's Oktoberfest is a blast - just ask the crazy amount of people who showed up on Saturday, Oct. 6! In the span of four hours that day, around 1200 people (around 300 of whom were kids) walked through the front doors of Concordia's Haven I retirement apartment building in Cabot.

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Call to Care: The Fellowship of Suffering

October 2, 2012
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Today's post is from Concordia Chaplain Rev. Roger Nuerge and is part five of the "Call to Care" series. Concordia's Chaplaincy Department actively contributes to our residents' well being.

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Concordia of the South Hills Fundraiser a Success

September 25, 2012
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A change of venue and theme spelled success for Concordia of the South Hills second annual fall fundraiser, "Book Your Lunch." The 170 in attendance (including two men) had an opportunity to begin their holiday shopping, as nine vendors displayed shoes, boots, handmade jewelry, homemade pretzels, clothes and kitchen items at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Bethel Park.

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Good Samaritan Hospice to Host Annual 5K Run/Walk

September 18, 2012
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Western Pennsylvania has no shortage of charitable organizations, and every one has its fair share of fundraisers. But very few can say they support individuals at the end of their life's journey focusing on their unique physical, emotional and spiritual needs as well as the families dealing with the loss of a loved one.

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Why Being a Grandparent is Great

September 11, 2012
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The internet is great for finding quotes, isn't it? Here are a few heart-warmers on being a grandparent, from unknown authors:

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Concordia Oktoberfest, Zambelli Fireworks Scheduled for October 6

September 4, 2012
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It's that time of year again! Mark your calendars: Concordia Lutheran Ministries will hold its annual Oktoberfest celebration at Haven I (112 Marwood Rd.) on Saturday, October 6 from 4 8 p.m. Despite chilly temperatures and steady rain, last year there were over 800 people at this event!

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Good Samaritan Hospice Patient Family Tells Their Story

August 28, 2012
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Below is a story on how Good Samaritan Hospice made a tremendous impact on one family, published in our June 2011 issue of Faith in Caring magazine. To be added to the mailing list or e-mail distribution list, e-mail us here or call the Concordia Public Relations Department at 724.352.1571, ext. 8266. Enjoy!

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Concordia "Dog Days of Summer" Dog Show a Big Hit

August 21, 2012
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On Aug. 14, the Concordia at Cabot campus was taken over by man's four-legged best friends, as over 20 dogs spent the evening entertaining 150+ residents, staff and community members at the 12th Annual Dog Days of Summer Dog Show behind the Lund Care Center. There were four categories for the pooches to win prizes in --

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Summer Reading Suggestions from Concordia Residents

August 14, 2012
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Summer is great for a lot of things barbecues, baseball, blockbuster movies, vacations, fireworks, nice weather, flip flops, swimming... the list could go on and on. For a lot of people, the summer is also a great time to get wrapped up in a few good books.

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