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Best Kid-Friendly Haunted Houses In Pittsburgh

The cool days of October may give you chills, but these Halloween haunts were designed to send them up the whole family’s spine. Ghosts, goblins, witches, scary characters and historical explorations await all visitors seeking a hair-raising experience. These excursions into the world of the supernatural promise fun memories for years to come.

10/12/2012

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“Pittsburgh Dad” Creators Talk About New Kennywood Video

“Pittsburgh Dad” has explored our city, and its quirks, from one end to the other.

10/09/2012

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The Thrill Of The Ride

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talked to travel expert and author of “America’s Top Roller Coasters and Amusement Parks,” Pete Trabucco.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/03/2012

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Kennywood Takes “Cautious, Responsible Approach” To Beer Sales

Kennywood is now one of dozens of amusements parks around the country that sell beer. It went on sale for the first time last weekend under tight security.

09/16/2012

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State Sen. Ferlo Supports Kennywood’s Revised Alcohol Plan

State Sen. Jim Ferlo is backing off his criticism of Kennywood’s plan to sell beer.

07/19/2012

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Best Spots For A Picnic In Pittsburgh

Few summertime endeavors are as simple and enjoyable as a picnic, and Pittsburgh’s picnics are limited only by the imagination. Whether your style is PB&J sandwiches with your favorite pooch, or smoked salmon and chardonnay packed carefully into a wicker basket, the spots on this list provide the perfect backdrop for those sun-soaked summer get togethers.

06/09/2012

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Riders Line Up For Kennywood’s ‘Black Widow’

What goes up, must come down. But will your stomach come down with it? Kennywood’s new Black Widow ride is named for a spider who eats her mate.

06/08/2012

Bid On Hand Made Kennywood Models

Kennywood attractions have come and gone, but some of those vintage rides have a longer shelf life than one might imagine.

04/24/2012

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Hand Made Kennywood Models Up For Auction

Kennywood attractions have come and gone, but some of those vintage rides have a longer shelf life than one might imagine.

04/23/2012

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Crews Assemble Black Widow Ride At Kennywood

If you like steep places and want to experience them from a new perspective Kennywood is the place you want to be this summer.

04/20/2012

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Kennywood Plans To Sell Beer

There’s a plan on tap for some new attractions at Kennywood Park. For the first time since 1898, the historic amusement park plans to sell beer.

04/12/2012

Kennywood Up For Readers’ Choice Award

Kennywood is being recognized not for its rides, but for its new holiday lights display.

03/19/2012

Kennywood, Idlewild, Sandcastle Class Action Settlement

Kennywood, Idlewild, and Sandcastle have been named in a class action settlement. If you visited the parks between Dec. 4, 2006 and Dec. 20, 2011 and used a debit or credit card, you may be eligible for free admission.

12/28/2011

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