Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Oct 2, 2003

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Oct 2-8, 2003

Vol. 19, No. 40

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  • Long Story Short

    Fourteen years after publishing her first short story, local author Jennifer Bannan marks the publication of her first short-story collection, Inventing Victor, by talking about writing, about being American, and why book tours go better with friends

    By Bill O'Driscoll

  • No Tom Like the Present

    Bad timing defined: Murphy anointed schools savior amid city budget crisis

    By Julie Mickens

  • Hostel Climate

    Pittsburgh's hostel closes -- unnecessarily, staff say

    By Bill O'Driscoll

  • Bringing Home the Pagan

    The second annual Pagan Pride Day looms like a harvest moon

    By Marty Levine

  • Civil Matta

    A Republican challenger says voters should fire the clerk of courts for his personnel practices. Her campaign funding raises questions about her career plans.

    By Rich Lord

  • Building Distrust

    Union janitors believe less pay for cleaning newer buildings is dirty pool

    By Bill O'Driscoll

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