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April 25, 2017
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Ginter’s Garden

In his play Julius Caesar, William Shakespeare gives the following lines to Marc Antony: “The evil that men do lives after them, The good is oft interred with their bones…” This may sometimes be the case, but it was not … Continue reading

June 12, 2012
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Phipps Conservatory

Pittsburgh is a city built partly on a foundation of steel—or at least the money derived from its manufacture.  Nineteenth century industrialists like Andrew Carnegie amassed fortunes from steel made in the corner of Pennsylvania defined by three rivers: the … Continue reading