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Imagine if Christmas was every day

December. December already. Can you believe we are 8 months into this? Because I can’t.

We have spent every day together for the last… 200 more words


Phipps Conservatory’s Corpse Flower, Romero, Begins To Bloom

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Phipps Conservatory has so many wonderful smelling plants, but the Corpse Flower is not one of them.

“It’s Wednesday, there’s nothing on TV, figured I’d come watch the big stinky flower bloom,” said Cherie Cornmesser, of Pittsburgh. 235 more words


Legendary Corpse Flower To Bloom At Phipps Conservatory

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens has changed its hours in anticipation of a very smelly event.

Romero, the corpse flower, will soon be blooming — a rare event that only lasts about 12-48 hours. 161 more words


Weekly Movie Roundup: May 16th - May 22nd

May 18th

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom – AMC Loews Waterfront

AMC Loews Waterfront will screen the 1984 adventure film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom… 674 more words

Hollywood Theater

Amazing Machinery Making Summer Flower Show Come To Life At Phipps Conservatory

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Spring has sprung and summer is sprouting at Phipps Conservatory.

Exhibit coordinator Jordyn Melino says there are several “Rube Goldberg” contraptions which evoke the name of a cartoonist who devised pictures of elaborate equipment used to perform simple tasks. 181 more words


Calling All Ketchup Lovers!

On a day trip to Pittsburgh yesterday I snapped this picture from the window of our moving car, just as we passed the Senator John Heinz History Center. 293 more words