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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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Big Business Of Big Butts

It seems like everyone is obsessed with butts lately.

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

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Pittsburgh Attracting More College Graduates

Pittsburgh is growing as a place to be for college graduates.

10/21/2014

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August Wilson Center Looking To Learn From Past Mistakes

The August Wilson Center got national press for its incredible architecture, a stalwart structure in Downtown Pittsburgh reaching new heights for African American culture in the region.

09/03/2014

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Pittsburgh Most Livable City in Continental U.S.

Once again, Pittsburgh has been named the most livable city in the continental United States.

08/26/2014

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Pittsburgh Makes Travel Channel’s List Of Vacation Destinations For 2014

What do Pittsburgh, the Everglades, Nantucket and the Black Hills of South Dakota have in common? All of them are on the Travel Channel’s new list of best vacation destinations for 2014.

06/03/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Giant Duck Departs From Point State Park

The giant duck swam away from Point State Park Monday morning. In its time here, the duck drew people from all over as more than a million visitors came to see it.

10/21/2013

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Thousands Pack The Point To Bid Farewell To Giant Duck

It seems like just yesterday that the giant yellow rubber duck came floating into Downtown Pittsburgh. However, Sunday was the last day it would be docked at Point State Park.

10/20/2013

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August Wilson Center Seeks Funding To Ensure Future

The August Wilson Cultural Arts Center is seeking funding from various sources to keep its doors open.

10/18/2013

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Giant Duck Attracts Large Crowds At Point State Park

The Pittsburgh Pirates have been drawing huge crowds on the North Shore all season, but there’s something else that’s still attracting large numbers.

10/06/2013

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Pittsburgh Gives Giant Rubber Duck A Warm Welcome

On Friday afternoon, it happened. The first sighting of the giant Rubber Duck for the folks waiting at The Point.

09/27/2013

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Giant Rubber Duck Floating Down Pittsburgh’s Waterways

Up until now, all we’ve been able to show you are shots of a 54-foot duck, which visited the harbor in Hong Kong. The one that’s docking here is just a bit smaller.

09/27/2013

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Giant Rubber Duck’s Arrival Kicks Off Festival Of Firsts

Pittsburgh is about to get a visit from a 40-foot-tall rubber duck. The duck will sail to the Clemente Bridge for a Friday night party, kicking off the Pittsburgh Festival of Firsts, sponsored by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.

09/25/2013

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