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Boston Bomb Victim Dances Her Way Back with Prosthetic Foot

Adrianne Haslet-Davis went to last year’s Boston Marathon with her husband to celebrate his safe return from Afghanistan.

But 6,500 miles away from the war zone, a  414 more words


Mt. Washington To North Shore Zip Line Proposal Awarded Grant

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A dream is closer to becoming a reality.

A proposed zip line that would sail from Mount Washington to the North Shore has been awarded a grant. 314 more words


Engineers Conducting Tests Following Mt. Washington Landslide

STATION SQUARE (KDKA) – Emergency crews and engineers are conducting several tests following a Mount Washington landslide Tuesday morning.

Mud, trees and other debris fell from Mount Washington in the area of West Carson Street and Station Square Drive. 597 more words


Last day of the season at Sun Peaks, but some B.C. mountains remain open

For snow enthusiasts at Sun Peaks, this weekend is winter’s last hurrah.

Today is the last day of the season at the Kamloops resort, and skiers and snowboarders are enjoying their last runs before the mountain shuts down. 131 more words


Pittsburgh in the Summer

To say that you are soul mates with a city might seem crazy to you, but then again, you might not have experienced Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (yet). 74 more words

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Photographic Reflections: A Presidential Range Blue Moon

This posting is my second piece in my ‘reflection’ posts. These posts are meant to bring past adventure to life. I hope it does.

It may be inevitable that solo-hiking 20 miles over the Presidential Range and camping between coffin-shaped rocks at 5000 feet under a blue moon is memorable.On August 30, 2012 I started over the Presidential Range ( 770 more words


5 free things to do in the once-sooty city of Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh may have been built around the steel and coal industries, but the once-sooty city now features a beautiful downtown river walk, multi-cultural neighbourhoods and restaurants, and even free subway rides. 485 more words