There are times in your life that mark changes in your composition. Our trip to Antarctica was one of those times. It’s a continent without native people, but where wildlife thrives in an unpredictable environment. It’s a world without infrastructure. The scale is otherworldly and the landscape staggeringly, breathlessly beautiful. It is a…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
It took Phileas Fogg 80 days to go around the world in Jules Verne’s classic novel. It took closer to three years for a Shadyside couple to complete their residence, a mélange of influences from their international lives and travels. The result is a journey of a different sort; a home that reflects…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading International Influences
So I’m hauling eight of us — my wife Kay, her brother and his wife, her sister and her husband, and their two Irish cousins Ann and Peggy — down this dinky road in the farmland outside Galway, Ireland, in a blue beast the rental agency calls a “mini-​bus.” Peggy is riding shotgun (“Careful of this turn…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2015
The story of how St. Anthony Chapel in Troy Hill came to house the largest collection of Christian relics outside of the Vatican begins in the 1850s with a young man from a wealthy Belgian family.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading 5,000 Christian relics draw pilgrims and visitors
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    1704 Harpster St.
    Pittsburgh 15212.
    (412) 2312994
    For hours and additional information, visit
    sain​tan​tho​nyschapel​.org.

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