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Kate Benz is the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Fanfare columnist. Kate Benz can be reached via e-mail or at 412-380-8515

Ireland Fund celebration at Heinz Field honors Cohon, Nordenberg

By Kate Benz
Truth, virtue, heart … a trifecta of stoic principles underwrote the American Ireland Fund Gala on March 17. Then again, so did the trays of ...

‘Les Mis’ star’s ‘soft spot for kids’ spurs appearance at Family Guidance gala

By Kate Benz
Ivan Rutherford was so nonchalant among a roomful of Family Guidance VIPs that it was easy to forget this was the same guy who had ...

Guests cover their heads for Shake Your Booties fundraiser benefiting Lemieux center

By Kate Benz
Hats were off and the verdict was in as guests settled into their Saturday night with the Children’s Home & Lemieux Family Center on ...

Flash!: After Hours @ the Library; Red Cross Ball

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What else is happening in the area? Check out these snapshots. ...

Duquesne Italian-American Law Society event benefits Panucci’s Promise

By Kate Benz
Lawyers can be quite entertaining. Eric Harvey, who has a law degree from Duquesne University, proved the point March 13 at the Legge con Brio ...

St. Alexis gala honors the North Hills school’s emphasis on family

By Kate Benz
There’s the family you’re born into, and then there’s the family that functions as if they were your own. On March 14, that was ...

USA Dance Pittsburgh hosts benefit in Oakland

By Kate Benz
USA Dance Pittsburgh hosted a Starry, Starry Night to benefit Yes, You Can Dance! and the USA Dance Youth Program on March 14. “The whole point ...

Flash!: Carnegie Science Center’s ‘H2Oh!’

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What else has been happening in the area? Check out these snapshots. ...

Big crowd turns out for party with WW II theme at Pittsburgh history center

By Kate Benz
It’s 6:52 p.m. March 6 and the Senator John Heinz History Center is bracing for a stampede. Ticket sales have been “brisk.” The party is ...

Actor David Conrad hosts Millvale party to benefit conservation of Vanka murals

By Kate Benz
St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church welcomed a sold-out crowd of conservationists and the curious March 6 for the second annual Cocktails & Conservation party. ...

It’s the naked truth: Quantum Theatre’s annual ball is a blast

By Kate Benz
Never mind the silk aerialists, the parting of 350 guests by a parade of throaty brass, the strategically applied body paint, the cheeky innuendos ... ...

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