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ReplayFX pulls out all the stops for arcade festival

The idea was pretty simple — create the biggest video game and pinball arcade in the world. That prospect, they hoped, would draw enough people ...

Annual county fairs celebrate Pa.'s agricultural roots

Mid-summer is a time to slow down and celebrate the area's rich agricultural roots by heading to one of the many area county fairs. ...

New Kensington's Peoples Library to host beer tasting

Books, beer and catered appetizers can be explored in a first-of-its-kind fundraiser July 30 at Peoples Library in New Kensington. The library is hosting Peoples Library ...

2nd annual RibFest, now in Paradise Park, adds fireworks, more activities for kids

Smoked-meat vendors, a rib competition, 12 country and rock bands and fireworks will highlight the second annual RibFest from July 29 to 31 at Paradise ...

Entertainment planner: July 28 - August 10

JULY 28 ReplayFX Arcade & Video Game Festival, July 28-31, David L. Lawrence Convention Center. replayfx.org Fayette County Fair, July 28-Aug. 6, Dunbar. 724-628-3360 or ...

Ticket picks: Christian music from Australia

Christian MUSIC from australia, with love Having performed on six continents and in 42 nations, worship band Hillsong United will be on stage at Consol ...

'Gilmore Girls' on Netflix set for November 

NEW YORK — The television revivals at Netflix that began in February with "Fuller House" continue as the streaming network announced a premiere date for ...

Former Pittsburgh Ballet artistic director Wilde to enter national Dance Hall of Fame

Former Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre artistic director Patricia Wilde will be inducted into the National Museum of Dance Hall of Fame during the organization's annual gala ...

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust offering discounted tickets, presales

A chill offer from the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust could help theater, dance and music fans forget this week's heat. On July 28 and 29, ...

Pop culture Q&A: Saying goodbye to some shows, waiting for others, objecting to a few

Q uestion: Why do the game shows on ABC on Sundays at 8 p.m. have to be so vulgar? The time period is still family ...

Glass artists find niche creating marbles 

Chad Parker holds a glass rod to the flame burning at 2,000 degrees. The 38-year-old glass marble artist inches closer to the fire as he ...

How 'Pokemon Go' went from prank to phenomenon

SAN FRANCISCO — The origin of "Pokemon Go" is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the ...

Disney's first Latina princess takes her bow

The rarefied sorority of Disney princesses has come a long way since 1937's Snow White set the tone, gradually expanding to add Asian, black, Native ...

Soap Summary: In the wake of the blast, Shawn searches for his mom and Rafe

The Bold and the Beautiful Sasha saw Zende kissing Nicole. Wyatt assured Liam that Quinn was abiding by Steffy's wish that she stay away. Eric ...

A&E updates: Trolls at San Diego con; Dern joins 'Chappaquiddick'

Wacky-haired trolls take over San Diego con Trolls turned out in full force this week at Comic-Con — the ones with the wacky hair, not ...

Marilyn Monroe's hair goes up for auction

Gentlemen prefer blondes — but will auctiongoers? Two locks of Marilyn Monroe's hair, among a trove of memorabilia from the estate of an ardent fan-turned-friend, ...

Beloved Pittsburgh TV, radio personality Bill Cardille dies

Jim Rogal grew up watching "Chilly Billy" Cardille every week on television, long before he met and married the man's daughter, Lori Cardille. But it wasn't ...

Pitt-Greensburg professor keeps 'heartbeat of language' going

Stephen Murabito is a modern man of letters, a writer and teacher of both poetry and prose. He earned his master of fine arts degree ...

Briefs: Byham hosting 'Biggest Loser' fitness expert

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust will present fitness expert Jillian Michaels in "An Evening with Jillian" at 8 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Byham Theater, Downtown. Michaels, ...

Writer-director Garry Marshall dies at 81

LOS ANGELES — Writer-director Garry Marshall, whose deft touch with comedy and romance led to a string of TV hits that included "Happy Days" and ...