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Posts from September 2017

Fall has arrived in the Laurel Highlands and there's more craft beers brewing than a coven of witches' cauldrons. From Octoberfests to dark lagers to pumpkin beers, here are all of the new fall brews to look forward to at microbreweries and craft breweries located throughout the Laurel Highlands. Four Seasons Brewing Company If…

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Fall Checklist

Posted on September 22, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

Today is the first day of fall ! That means it's now perfectly acceptable to wear sweaters and eat and drink everything pumpkin flavored! The Laurel Highlands always has something fun to do during every season, but fall brings unique, festive opportunities. Not sure what fall in the Laurel Highlands has to offer? Look no further! By the end of…

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Highlands Highlights 09.19.17

Posted on September 19, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

From volunteer work to biking and hiking, folks in the Laurel Highlands took advantage of the Indian summer weather by exploring the Laurel Highlands this past week. An Eagle Scout troop spent their entire summer, more than 300 hours, restoring this helicopter at the Vietnam War Memorial at Lynch Field in Greensburg. We honor you for your time and…

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This Weekend in the Laurel Highlands

Posted on September 14, 2017 2:00 PM by Allyson Null

There is always something to do in the Laurel Highlands, and this weekend is jam-packed with amazing events. Fall is just around the corner, which means fall festivals are starting too! From kayaking to yoga, there is something for everyone to do this weekend. You can find a full list of events here . Bends & Brews Yoga LPS Strength &…

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Highlands Highlights 09.12.17

Posted on September 12, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

The weather may feel like fall, but fall isn't officially here for a few more days! These six Highlanders took advantage of the perfect weather and went exploring in the Laurel Highlands. Cucumber Falls is possibly the most-photographed place in the Laurel Highlands, and for a reason, it is totally breathtaking! Adventure through Ohiopyle…

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Flight 93 - Sixteenth Remembrance

Posted on September 5, 2017 12:00 PM by Allyson Null

Almost 16 years ago, Sept. 11, 2001 became a date that every American will never forget. Nineteen terrorists boarded four commercial airplanes, which they used to attack our county. More than 3,000 people were killed in the plane that crashed into the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon near Washington and United Airlines Flight 93 in…

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