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Pittsburghers Get Carried Away On New Soak Zone Lazy River

Many people are finding ways to beat the heat lately – and many locals have taken to Idlewild Park.

07/15/2013

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Weekend Celebration Planned For Completion Of Great Allegheny Passage

Festivities in Point State Park on Saturday afternoon will mark the completion of a bike trail from Pittsburgh to Washington, DC.

06/13/2013

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Best Public Beaches & Reservoirs To Spend A Summer Day In Pittsburgh

Luckily, there are a number of freshwater alternatives close to home. Blow up your beach ball, bring the sunscreen and pack the beach blankets, here are the best public beaches and reservoirs to spend a summer day in Pittsburgh.

06/08/2013

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Ask The Expert: Most Stylish Places To Get Married In Pittsburgh

Wedding ideas that suit everything from the Sandcastle Waterpark to the holy matrimony of a church wedding, from Trends to Traditions, Pittsburgh’s unique style is only an appointment away.

03/12/2013

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Best Nightlife Spots For The Under 21 Crowd In Pittsburgh

It can be frustrating when you’re under the legal drinking age and are looking for something to do with your evening or weekend. Fortunately, Pittsburgh offers tons of great venues for the under 21 crowd, from amusement parks to movies in the park.

07/05/2012

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Child Revived At Sandcastle

A crowded pool of park-goers watched in horror as a little girl – lifeless and blue – was pulled from the water at Sandcastle Water Park late this afternoon. The little girl, about three or four years old, was revived by a lifeguard and conscious when brought to Children’s Hospital.

06/21/2012

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‘Dragon’s Den’ Debuts At Sandcastle

Just in time for a warm weekend, the new Dragon’s Den slide at Sandcastle is ready for riders. Lifeguards tested the water park’s first new slide in a decade.

06/08/2012

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Sandcastle Prepares For Memorial Day Weekend Opening

Rising temperatures are forecast for Memorial Day weekend. That’s good news for Sandcastle, which opens for the season Saturday morning.

05/24/2012

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Dragon’s Den First Major Addition At Sandcastle In 10 Years

There are signs all over the place that summer is just around the corner. One of those signs include crews busy getting Sandcastle ready. But this year, for the first time in a decade, you’ll find something new at the water park in Homestead.

04/04/2012

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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2 Arrested After Police Chase Ends In West Homestead

Two people have been arrested after a theft and a police chase that ended in West Homestead. It all started late Tuesday afternoon when the suspects allegedly stole TVs from Sears at Century III Mall.

10/25/2011

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Best Places To Keep Your Cool Around Pittsburgh

Need a break from the heat and humidity this summer? We found some great local places to help keep your cool as the temperatures rise!

08/13/2011

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Favorite Spots to Take Visitors

From Grandview Avenue to PNC Park to the South Side, visitors to Pittsburgh will find lots of attractions in the city of black and gold.

07/13/2011

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