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Best Late-Night Activities Beyond Bars In Pittsburgh

Just because you’re not into the whole bar scene or simply not old enough to drink doesn’t mean that you can’t still have one amazing nightlife. Get ready to fill your calendar this season with these late-night activities that take you beyond the bar.

05/30/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Star Wars In Pittsburgh

May the fourth be with you! Pay homage to Star Wars this May 4th in a variety of ways. This group of Pittsburgh businesses will help you celebrate whether you are into collectable movie memorabilia, baking Star Wars themed treats for a Star Wars viewing party or in the mood to sit back and relax a movie about our galaxy and galaxies far, far away.

04/22/2013

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Best Flying Adventures In Pittsburgh

There are a number of ways to experience soaring through air well within the city limits. For those with an adventurous spirit and without a fear of heights, here are the best flying adventures in Pittsburgh.

03/30/2013

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Meteors Spark Interest In Space

In the vast openness of the universe, there are too many questions to answer.

03/27/2013

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Best Summer Camps Or Workshops For Teens In Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh region abounds with cultural, educational and sports activities. Check out these amazing summer camps and workshops that provide a positive learning experience.

03/22/2013

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Local Kids Go Sledding, Build Snow Forts On Late-Winter Snow Day

Kids who love snow were smiling Wednesday, especially if their school district had a “snow day.” It was a chance for one more round of sledding and snowman building.

03/06/2013

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Best Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of The Winter In Pittsburgh

While the promise of spring is hopefully close, many Pittsburghers find it best to celebrate winter until “April showers officially give way to May flowers.” Here are the best ways to celebrate the last few weeks of winter in Pittsburgh.

03/02/2013

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Carnegie Science Center Holds 7th Annual “Mess Fest”

Three parts water, one part glue. Add a little Borax and you have… slime! It’s one of many New Year’s Day recipes for Carnegie Science Center’s seventh annual “Mess Fest.”

01/01/2013

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New “Space Place” Exhibit Comes To Science Center

The work of astronauts comes to life in a new, permanent exhibit at Carnegie Science Center. “Space-Place” features full-size replicas of the International Space Station.

11/16/2012

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Best Spots to Spend a Summer Day with Your Family In Pittsburgh

One of the most livable cities in the country, Pittsburgh boasts plenty of fun for the entire family this summer. The abundant rivers, cultural and historic venues make it easy to enjoy a day exploring educational, indoor or outdoor pursuits for a meaningful learning experience. Explore myriad museums, universities, parks, sports, art galleries, theatrical performances and concerts, or just hit one of these awesome area options for the perfect day out for the whole family.

07/13/2012

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Local Veteran Revisits USS Requin At Carnegie Science Center

In November of 1964, Frank Plaskon, of Mckeesport, was a 24-year-old Special Forces Ranger out of Fort Bragg, N.C. Frank was part of a team dispatched to the USS Requin now berthed on the Ohio River at the Carnegie Science Center.

06/22/2012

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Science Center Marks Start Of Summer With Snowball Day

Today marks the official start of summer, which means it was time for the annual Snowball Day at the Carnegie Science Center.

06/20/2012

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