Thomas Lippert flicks his cigarette into the ashtray on his wooden kitchen table, its varnish worn away along the edge by years of wrists and elbows. Lippert starts each day here, waking early to supplement his nicotine with a quick breakfast. On the mustard-​colored wall, a prominent image of Jesus watches over Lippert,…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading An award-​winning angler fishes the Allegheny River
Few things satisfy more on a warm summer day than strolling through a beautiful garden and then selecting and cutting flowers for a perfect arrangement. If you don’t have the time, space or talent to cultivate and tend a cutting garden, The Putnam Place, about a mile from Bakersfield (in the Laurel Highlands),…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Get your summer groove on with fresh-​picked flowers
For Dr. Saul Silver, buying long-​term care insurance for himself was an easy choice. “My father was fully independent a year ago, but now he is driving around in a motorized cart.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Planning and retirement insurance
There are some 400 wines on my restaurant’s wine list, and I can vouch for the deliciousness of every one. Imagine my chagrin when clients come in and order either a pinot noir or a chardonnay. Pinot noir or chardonnay. Pinot noir—

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2009
  • Sub Heading Unique wine varieties
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