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There are so many year-round activities in the snow-sport mecca of British Columbia that more people are visiting in summer than winter.
More than 300 accessories and space-related ephemera are on display at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History through early 2016.
Jamison Farm in Unity, Westmoreland County, lists the ways this is the time for Pennsylvania lamb
The Southwest offers many opportunities to explore the mysteries of the ancient Pueblo people.
A variety of sights in Memphis and surrounding attractions in West Tennessee offer an escape in music, arts and history.
How to get a passport quickly and get the best rates for a rental car.
Starting your multi-segment trip on one airline doesn’t mean it’s operating all the carriers you ride -- so be alert to your rights.
A 1928 Ford Tri-Motor plane will be available for rides July 10-12 at the Butler County Airport.
From top to bottom, Foursquare in Beaver has changed much during couple's 35 years of ownership.
The new wave of LED light bulbs use less energy, last longer and are better for the environment than incandescents and CFLs.
Slimy slugs are loving all this rain. Here's how to keep them from making a meal of your hostas and other plants.
A red-white-and-blue weekend: Dream On Fest, Fourth at Fifth, a Ferris wheel at the Point and USA vs. Japan in Women’s World Cup Soccer.
SUMMER VEGETABLE GUACAMOLE SALSA
Mt. Lebanon, Regent Square garden tours will feature chefs, chickens, painting competition and more on July 12.
Designers are having fun with new technology in light-emitting diodes.
Casellula Cheese & Wine Cafe is looking at the former Masonic Hall in conjunction with nonprofit City of Asylum in Central Northside.
Tour three states and three rivers with proceeds benefiting the Major Force Youth Cycling Program. The tour includes a Family Ride.
The PG’s Natalie Bencivenga and Sara Bauknecht preview the Ferris wheel, sand sculpture and more at the EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta!
Land-based activities, including musical performances and Saturday’s fireworks display, will go on as scheduled.
Officials are urging caution and common sense during what one group calls “the most dangerous holiday weekend of the year.”
Fireworks displays on July 4 dwindle as the industry shifts to offering pyrotechnics throughout the year.
Two classes –– Midsummer Night’s (Berry) Jam and Ferment This (From Kimchi to Kraut) –– were designed to take advantage of summer’s bounty.
The governor’s veto of the high-profile Republican priority comes after a Tuesday veto of a GOP-crafted state budget.
President Barack Obama and presidential candidate Jeb Bush even chimed in, noting peas have no place in guacamole.
America’s largest inland regatta is back on Pittsburgh’s shores for its 38th year.
Tako Downtown offers a top-notch staff and creative dishes.
The pizza student becomes the Jedi Master in the Mon Valley.
The annual festival Twin Lakes Park runs today through Sunday with music, crafts and food booths.
Twenty years after a group of journalists hiked the Appalachian Trail end to end, the trail is different in many ways, but still the same.
The 90-foot tall Ferris wheel will spin up to 96 people high above the Point for about 10 minutes each ride.
The Big Butler Fair, Kennywood fireworks, comedy and the Symphony are all on the slate for the coming holiday weekend.
Washing hands with soap and water is the best way to reduce the number of microbes, but what do you do if a sink and water aren’t available?
A Marine sergeant from Charleroi earned his spot in history with his heroic efforts during one of the most important battles of WWII.
Thumbnail bios of the “Appalachian Adventure” journalists who returned for “Appalachian Adventure 2.0.”
Some Appalachian Trail stalwarts who’ve left their boot prints on the trail are remembered by those who have walked the trail.
There’s good day hiking in and around the AT and Harpers Ferry.
As part of a package on the AT, we present these sketches of people and scenes encountered on a recent visit reprising our 1995 adventure.
A dozen writers and photographers from 5 eastern newspapers stand on top of Springer Mountain, southern terminus of the Appalachian Trail.
Our weary and wet band of nine hikers slogged off Blood Mountain's 4,458-foot summit through 30 mph wind and sideways rain last week.
Today, the baton is passed to Don Hopey and Robin Rombach, who will share their observations in this relay for the next five weeks.
Three days into the forest-green tunnel that is the trail in mid-spring, we found the secretary of the interior in his natural habitat.
If this Civil War shrine is Oz for wayfarers on the Appalachian Trail, and it is, then Jean Cashin must be Glenda.
It's all downhill from here. That's a thru-hiker's joke.
We were supposed to hike lily-bedecked valleys and rocky ridgetops with Earl Shaffer, but he never showed.
Rocky Raccoon. Rocket man. Rock Lobster. Crocodile Rock. Rock and Rye. Roxanne. Ouch! Damn rocks!
It is a summer Thursday, and the Presbyterian Church of the Mountain's weekly dinner for hikers on the Appalachian Trail is in full swing.
It was easy to spot Warren Doyle among the dozen or so thru-hikers who strolled off the Appalachian Trail in the Delaware Water Gap.
I have made the five-mile ascent from Katahdin Stream campground to the peak that is the northern end of the Appalachian Trail.
Make a classic American, Pittsburgh or melting pot basket for a festive picnic.
“Healthy Pasta: The Sexy, Skinny and Smart Way to Eat Your Favorite Food” is a new book by Joseph Bastianich and Tanya Bastianich Manuali.