Carving pumpkins is a great activity for all to enjoy.

Host a pumpkin carving party this weekend

about 8 hours ago

Pumpkin carving is a simple, fun affair for everyone to enjoy.

 David Demeter sorts packages in July at the FedEx Express station in Nashville, Tenn. FedEx forecast that deliveries between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve will rise 8.8 percent over last year, to 290 million shipments.

FedEx expects record holiday season shipments

2 days ago

FedEx Corp. promised shoppers on Wednesday that it’s ready for the frenzy set to commence the day after Thanksgiving.

 Boz Scaggs.

Hot List of events for the coming weekend

2 days ago

Pittsburgh Musical Theater’s “A Chorus Line,” New Horizon’s “Queens of the Blues.” Music: Boz Scaggs, Judy Collins, the Meat Puppets ...

 Andrew McGill at Terror Town in the Strip District.

Video series / Haunted houses in the Pittsburgh area: Which one is the scariest?

4 days ago

Andrew McGill and Andrew Rush from the Post-Gazette’s visuals department have been checking out haunted houses deemed the scariest.

Columbus Day closings

1 week ago

Federal, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Allegheny County government offices and courts are closed today for the Columbus Day holiday.

Confluence readies for PumpkinFest

3 weeks ago

Confluence will celebrate its fall holiday PumpkinFest on Oct. 3-5.

 Hundred Acres Manor -- featuring six scary attractions -- is now open for another frightful season in South Park.

ScareHouse, Phantom Fright Nights, Terror Town among popular haunts in Pittsburgh

1 month ago

The calendar says it's still September, but we're already into the haunting season.


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