Taste pierogi tacos and ride Kennywood's coasters at Pittsburgh Pierogi Festival
Organizers expect about 5,000 people to attend Pittsburgh Pierogi Festival at Kennywood Park. In addition to eating at more than three dozen vendors, guests will be able to ride some of amusement park's attractions. Kennywood expects to have open its ...
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Obituary: Stanley “Sparky' Kaczynski / Avid Kennywood thrill-seeker
Stanley Kaczynski never made it to Ecuador during a lifetime mostly spent in Pittsburgh, but on the day of his 76th birthday, he fell the distance of a Andean peak. The man known to friends as Sparky rode the Pitt Fall at Kennywood 76 times – one for ...
Business owner from Murrysville was Kennywood legend
But that's only impressive until you learn that he rode the Swing Shot 81 times on his 81st birthday. “If he couldn't find any kids or grandkids to take to Kennywood, he'd go by himself,” his daughter Donna Cohen of Plum said. Stanley “Sparky ...
Flume fans to Kennywood: Don't junk our Jammer
When Kennywood announced the closure of the Log Jammer last week, fans felt as though they'd been doused with cold water — and not in a good way. “I was floored. I understand things get old, but there are some staples that should never go away,” said ...
So long, Log Jammer
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Log Jammer makes its final descent at Kennywood
The Log Jammer, a fixture of Kennywood for more than 40 years, made its final plunge Sunday. The West Mifflin amusement park announced Thursday that the Log Jammer, which allows riders to sit inside a hollowed out log that floats along a water-logged ...
Fans Line Up For Last Rides On Kennywood's Log Jammer
Kennywood's Log Jammer line jammed up ahead of its final ride
Take A Final Ride On Kennywood's Log Jammer