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Indie band’s latest is “Golden”

February 24, 2010

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Two years after releasing the masterful “Rook,” Shearwater returns with another truly beautiful album. “The Golden Archipelago” continues Shearwater’s journey into redefining modern folk. Everything about Shearwater...

The sad fate of good TV

February 24, 2010

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It’s been a hit–and–miss year for networks. On the one hand: “Life Unexpected!” “The Vampire Diaries!” “Lost! “On the other hand: “Eastwick!” “The Vampire Diaries!” “The Beautiful Life!” Televi...

Historic piano performance

February 24, 2010

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Shafer Auditorium sets the stage for a historic event tonight at 8 p.m. as Allegheny Professor of Music and Artist–in–Residence Alec Chien performs a free concert on the 500,000th commemorative piano built by Steinway. This particular...

A joyful Jubilee 2010

February 24, 2010

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Singing songs of worship with people from around the country may not sound like the typical weekend for a college student, but that’s how the members of Allegheny Christian Outreach (ACO) spent theirs at the Jubilee Christian...

“The Art of Persuasion” exhibit now on display

February 24, 2010

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Have you thought lately about the effects of advertising on your thinking?  “The Art of Persuasion,” the current exhibit in the art gallery which opened Tuesday, takes a close look at the way images convey specific messages. Although...

First ever athlete talent show

February 17, 2010

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Updated Friday, Feb. 19: The men's and women's golf team were the winners of last night's talent competition, taking home the event's inaugural title. Hard work, practice and flair are nothing new for Allegheny athletes, but to...

ACO plans activities

February 17, 2010

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Their voices can be heard loud and clear as they reverberate through the walls of Ford Chapel. Now, however, the members of Allegheny Christian Outreach (ACO) hope to be just as noisy on campus. Founded as a student organization...

@ The Bank: Lots of local treasures to explore

February 17, 2010

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Students looking for an evening activity or weekend adventure downtown should stop and consider @ The Bank, a local indoor shopping complex. Shop owners have their wares arranged throughout the building’s first floor. One of...

An unexpectedly charming new show from the CW

February 17, 2010

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To never expect great things from the CW is to live a disappointment-free life. The UPN / WB merger may have ended the late–night dilemma of which station to give your half-hearted attention, but it spawned bad decisions galore...

Surfer Blood serves as precursor to a surf rock revival

February 17, 2010

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I think I’ve finally figured it out! Apparently at the beginning of each decade of music, we start all over again in the 1960s and slowly travel our way up until the late 80s and start it all over again when the next decade...

Warm up at Winterfest

February 17, 2010

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It’s been over two weeks since Punxsutawney Phil mercilessly declared six more weeks of winter, and Meadville hasn’t been spared. Students around campus are feeling the weight of the ever heightening snow and schoolwork,...

Movie is a bit too sappy, sugary

February 17, 2010

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Valentine’s Day can be a dangerous holiday.  Thanks to Hallmark cards, giant stuffed animals, flowers and chocolates; Valentine’s Day has become a day for others to see that you are in love, or at the very least have the...

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