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2014-10-21 12:27:29

Internationally famous choir visits Pittsburgh for an evening of inspirational music PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (hillhouse.org) The Hill Association presents the world-renowned Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem at Saint Paul Cathedral on November 7, 2014 at 7:30 pm in celebration of the 50(th) anniversary of providing services to residents of the city of Pittsburgh. The new Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem is returning after a five-year hiatus. The Choir is an artistically...

2014-10-16 23:14:30

Albert Boscov and Carpenter Technology Corp take high honors at annual Alvernia University ceremony. Reading, PA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 At its annual Presidents Dinner, Alvernia University honors organizations and individuals who have made a significant impact on the university and the surrounding community. This year’s awardees will be recognized Oct. 16, and include Albert and Eunice Boscov (Franciscan Award), Carpenter Technology Corporation (Pro Urbe Award), Meggan (Hannigan)...

2014-10-16 16:28:02

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) invites individuals, public agencies and private organizations to nominate historic properties or locations with statewide or national significance for PHMC's State Historical Marker Program. Historical markers chronicle the state's notable people, places, events, and innovations. The postmark deadline for nominations is Dec. 1, 2014. The State Historical Marker...

2014-10-14 16:24:54

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Cancer Society estimates that about 232,670 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women in the United States during 2014, which is what makes fundraisers like Play for P.I.N.K. recently held in Harrisburg so important. Hosted by The Country Club of Harrisburg, the inaugural event held on Oct. 6 raised nearly $100,000 for cancer research. "For its first year, the results of this local Play for P.I.N.K....

2014-10-13 08:22:44

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) will issue its third quarter earnings release at 6:45 a.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 28. This will be followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The webcast and presentation materials will be accessible on the 'Investor Relations' page of the company's website, www.consolenergy.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120416/NE87957LOGO In an effort to consolidate information while...

2014-10-08 16:29:31

ERIE, Pa., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE) will host an audio webcast with the financial community to discuss financial results for the third quarter 2014 on Friday, Oct. 31, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. Erie Indemnity will issue a press release reporting its results after the close of the market on Thursday, Oct. 30. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20041112/ERIELOGO The webcast will be broadcast live via the company's Investor Relations website at...

2014-10-08 16:24:14

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare (DPW) honored the winners of a new statewide art contest, "Art: The Universal Language," during a celebration today in the Capitol Rotunda. The art contest was a partnership between The Arc of Pennsylvania, the commonwealth and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. "The artwork that was submitted shows the incredible talent of Pennsylvanians with disabilities," First Lady and...

2014-10-07 12:29:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The eighth annual Pittsburgh Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival struts back to Rivers Casino on Friday, October 24, 2014. This year, over 1,500 guests are invited to wear their fanciest, fashion forward attire at the Runway themed event. During the festival, attendees can sample luxury liquors, indulge in delicious hors d'oeuvres and try their luck at any of the casino's games. This year's festival boasts several exciting interactive vendor...

2014-10-02 16:28:23

The Congressman helped secure $17 million in TIGER grant funding that supported the project; He will join the City of Philadelphia and Schuylkill River Development Corporation to officially open the new pathway on the river's east bank WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) joined with leaders from Philadelphia to officially open the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk today. The new path, along the east bank of the Schuylkill River in Fattah's...

2014-10-02 16:22:49

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hunters heading into Pennsylvania's state-owned woodlands this season will find additional roads open in 18 of the 20 state forest districts, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced today. "The Bureau of Forestry hopes to improve accessibility while promoting hunting where it is needed to benefit forest regeneration and the overall ecosystem," said DCNR Deputy Secretary for Parks and Forestry Dan Devlin....


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Allegheny National Forest
2013-10-30 09:24:27

The Allegheny National Forest is a National Forest that can be found in northwestern Pennsylvania. The forest covers 513,175 acres of land. In the forest is the Kinzua Dam, which impounds the Allegheny River to create Allegheny Reservoir. The administrative headquarters for the Allegheny National Forest can be found in Warren. It has two ranger stations, one in Bradford, McKean County and one in Marienville, Forest County. The forest lies in the heart of Pennsylvania’s oil and gas...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.