Move over, David McCollough and make room for Ken Gormley, another native son who brings honor to Pittsburgh as a narrative historian of the highest order. Gormley, the new dean of Duquesne University’s law school, clearly shares McCullough’s belief that “history is the story of people,” and manages to transform one of the…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Local author details the Clinton White House investigation
Good evening ladies and gentlemen. It is a pleasure to be with you (And if you knew how frightened I am of speaking in public you would have pity on this terrorstricken speaker).”

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading Jim Roddey’s pointers on public speaking
Soaring gas prices might have you reconsidering autumn travel, but much of it can be duplicated within an hour’s drive of Pittsburgh. If you are yearning for New England’s fall colors, Lancaster’s Amish countryside, a vineyard’s fall glory or a small town’s welcome, try a visit to Smicksburg, in northern Indiana County.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading Cars share the road with Amish horses and buggies in Smicksburg, PA
Like many diamonds, the house that sits discreetly back on one of the most beautiful streets in the city was in the rough when the owner first saw it.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading An elegant home in the heart of Shadyside
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