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Halloween attractions up the scare factor

Halloween attractions up the scare factor

October 1st, 2014 6:02 pm by BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press

Visitors to The Basement near Pittsburgh sign a waiver, must be 18, and are given a "safe word" that they can say to stop activities if it's too much. But why have Halloween attractions become so intense?

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Youth Music Series returns to Heartwood

Youth Music Series returns to Heartwood

October 1st, 2014 2:00 pm by Staff Report

Performers will include Sam Gleaves & Leigh Beamer and Tyler Hughes. Admission to the concert is free. However, donations will be accepted for Crooked Road Traditional Music Education Program (TMEP).

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Photos: Bush Mill Day set to showcase renovations at 118-year-old landmark

Photos: Bush Mill Day set to showcase renovations at 118-year-old landmark

October 1st, 2014 12:32 pm by Marci Gore

The first phase of work, which was funded by about $400,000 in grants, saw the mill's foundation repaired and stabilized and its waterwheel refurbished. A new water flume, porch and handicapped-accessible walkway were also included in the project.

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Book review: 'The Glass Cage' is an absorbing read

Book review: 'The Glass Cage' is an absorbing read

September 30th, 2014 5:06 pm by MICHELLE SCHERAGA, Associated Press

I haven't needed to memorize a phone number since I bought my first cellphone 15 years ago. Now I couldn't recall a single number, not even my mother's (sorry, mom).

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Vintage Junkie: Altering a Vintage Suitcase

Vintage Junkie: Altering a Vintage Suitcase

September 30th, 2014 10:28 am by Melissa Baskette

One of the hottest vintage items currently is vintage suitcases. They can be repurposed or altered into one-of-a-kind functional pieces of art.

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Stream-box gaming is a mixed bag

Stream-box gaming is a mixed bag

September 29th, 2014 7:16 pm by RON HARRIS, Associated Press

As gaming consoles such as the Xbox and the PlayStation diversify into video, social media and other non-gaming apps, it seems only fair that streaming TV devices start nudging into gaming territory.

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'The Equalizer' takes out rivals at box office

'The Equalizer' takes out rivals at box office

September 29th, 2014 9:09 am by By Saba Hamedy, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

The R-rated movie, based on the gritty 1985-89 CBS series starring Edward Woodward, topped all other films with an estimated weekend gross of $35 million in the U.S. and Canada.

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Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice

Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice

September 27th, 2014 8:17 pm by PATRICIA THOMAS, Associated Press

VENICE, Italy — George Clooney married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin Saturday, the actor's representative said, out of sight of pursuing paparazzi and adoring crowds.

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Free concert tonight kicks off Big Stone Celtic celebration

Free concert tonight kicks off Big Stone Celtic celebration

September 26th, 2014 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Musical performances will be at The Farmers Market, June Tolliver Theater, Coal Museum, John Fox Jr. House, and Tales of the Lonesome Pine Used Books. Highland Games will be at Bullitt Park. Activities for kids will be at the library and Miner's Park.

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Oliver adds journalism to his comedy

Oliver adds journalism to his comedy

September 26th, 2014 9:37 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

His subsequent report questioning the pageant's scholarship program was the latest example of how Oliver has quickly moved beyond his roots at "The Daily Show" to produce something distinctive, and usually hilarious.

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