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Best Upcoming Theater Productions In Pittsburgh

Taking in one (or all) of these shows may bring a deeper appreciation of the arts, or simply allow a seasoned theatergoer to decompress during this oft-strenuous season.

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Five Reasons To Visit Pittsburgh In 2015

Here’s a short list of just some of the unique amenities, events and landmarks this beautiful city has to offer.

12/20/2014

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Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In The Pittsburgh Area

There are plenty of options for larger drive-through light displays throughout the region, but if the idea of sitting in a long line of cars doesn’t fill you with Christmas cheer, you may need to look a little closer to home to find some hidden gems right in your neighborhood.

12/19/2014

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10 Beers To Try At Your Next Football Watch Party

Nothing goes better with football than an ice cold beer. Chad Polenz, author of The Handbook Of Porter’s & Stouts, has 10 beers to try at your next watch party.

12/17/2014

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Ask An Expert: DIY Gift Ideas

Want to make holiday gifts yourself or just looking to shrink the budget? DIY gifts can be fun for individuals or something fun for the whole family. Follow these tips from expert Debra Bracco.

12/16/2014

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Best Holiday Markets In Pittsburgh

Read on for some of the best holiday markets in Pittsburgh, sporting custom, locally crafted items for you and yours, and tons of great gift ideas for even the most particular recipient on your list.

12/15/2014

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Best Places To Rent Outdoor Gear In The Pittsburgh Area

Get your gear on, whether you’re a hiker, biker or hunter, with these five great Pittsburgh outdoor gear stores.

12/13/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In The Pittsburgh Area

Even though it may not be a remake of the Chevy Chase movie, “Christmas Vacation,” the tree-cutting experience will be a memorable opportunity for the family. It’s a wonderful time to share with the family for a Christmas treasure of planning and cutting your own tree.

12/12/2014

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Gift Guides: The Best Subscription-Based Gift Ideas

Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.

12/11/2014

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Best Up-And-Coming Pittsburgh Bands Of 2014

From country to rock, these bands have spent the past year helping put Pittsburgh’s music scene on the map.

12/11/2014

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2014’s Best New Restaurants In Pittsburgh

2014 was a great year for new restaurants in Pittsburgh. If you haven’t had a chance, be sure to put these great restaurants that opened in 2014 on your list to visit.

12/10/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her recipe for bacon-wrapped meatloaf from her book “Low-Card Slow Cooking,” out now from Cider Press Mill.

12/09/2014

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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Best Places For Holiday Cocktails In Pittsburgh

This holiday season, raise a glass and toast to these Pittsburgh bars serving the city’s best holiday cocktails.

12/04/2014

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: Christmas Pastry Recipes

Ms. McConnell sat down with us to share her top cookie recipes for this holiday season. Fear not – her recipes are so easy to accomplish (and crowd-pleasing), a trained monkey could bake ‘em.

12/03/2014

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