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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

Polamalu’s Polynesian Luau entertains with fire dancers, auction

By Kate Benz
For 400 guests of Troy and Theodora Polamalu’s Polynesian Luau, the mere sight of their beloved No. 43 unleashed the kind of excitement typically reserved ...

Flash!: LHAS’ Art in Autumn; In the Pocket with Charlie Batch

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society honors O’Connor Foundation

By Kate Benz
The enthusiasm that Pittsburgh’s late Mayor Bob O’Connor showed for his beloved city was returned tenfold by a crowd that came out en masse Nov. ...

Pittsburgh’s Red Shoe Ball’s guests enjoy Monte Carlo theme

By Kate Benz
“It’s one of those charities that has no negatives, and there are so many negatives in this world,” said Pirates pitching legend Steve Blass during ...

Designer Days in Swissvale revolves around ‘thrill of the find’

By Kate Benz
“I’ve seen mad rushes to the door, I’ve seen people run through the aisles, I’ve seen mannequins stripped bare,” said Henry Krakovsky as the floodgates ...

Flash!: WYEP 40th anniversary; Kiski kickoff event

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Pittsburgh Ballet’s beautiful Pointe in Time Ball wows guests

By Kate Benz
Anticipation had been running high in the weeks preceding Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s Pointe in Time Ball as 500-plus guests set their hopes on a fairy ...

The Twenty-Five Club marks 75 years of aiding neonatal research in Pittsburgh

By Kate Benz
On Nov. 1, more than 300 guests toasted an intrepid group of women who, 75 years earlier, had banded together to form a charity they ...

Flash!: Bid for Hope soiree; Racial Justice Awards Luncheon

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Steelers are stunningly good sports as fashion-show fundraiser celebrates 40th year

By Kate Benz
By the time the Pittsburgh Steelers were through with the runway during the Black & Gold Style fashion show on Oct. 24, quitting their day ...

Flash!: Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival; Big Brothers Big Sisters roast

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