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2008-07-29 12:00:55

By Mark Kanny, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 29--The envelope wasn't so much stretched as irrelevant Friday night at the world premiere of "Just Out of Reach" by the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble.

2008-07-28 03:00:28

By Justin Vellucci, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 28--Come up with a word that rhymes with "drink tax." Marshall Slayton and Stephen Tammearu might find a few up their sleeves.

2008-07-27 03:00:30

By Richard Robbins, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 27--On a recent guided tour of the battlefield, David Miller, chief of education at Bushy Run, pointed out Edge Hill, where Bouquet's command spent the night of Aug. 5, and where, the morning of Aug. 6, they heard the battle cry of the enemy.

2008-07-27 03:00:28

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 27--Robotics and a rose garden are two seemingly disparate elements that Quantum Theatre will use to bring William Shakespeare's "Cymbeline" to life.

2008-07-27 03:00:25

By Bob Frye, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 27--If you've ever spent any time fishing from a boat, you know that the glare off the water can be brutal. Things only get worse if, and when, your sunglasses go overboard, only to sink to the bottom of the lake. FishGillz Sunglass Co.

2008-07-27 03:00:23

By Bob Frye, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 27--Around the Fish & Boat Commission --It's what didn't show up in a survey of Conneaut Lake in Crawford County that's as interesting as what did.

2008-07-26 12:00:44

By Joe Napsha, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 26--Airo Die Casting Co. in Derry, Westmoreland County, which makes aluminum parts for Harley-Davidson Inc. motorcycles, has new owners who expect to increase its business and add jobs.

2008-07-26 12:00:38

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 26--The winner of the 2007 Mountain Playhouse International Comedy Playwriting Contest began its world premiere run this week.

2008-07-26 12:00:35

By Adam Brandolph, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 26--Cleo Zell stretched the end of a water balloon, wrapped it around her index and middle fingers and tied a knot. Zell, 30, of Lawrenceville is looking for a fight -- a water balloon fight.

2008-07-26 12:00:35

By Allison M. Heinrichs, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 26--When Michael Parker thinks about the environment his two young children will inherit, his outlook isn't positive.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]