TEMPO STORIES FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2004
Couple connects
This Valentine's Day was a bit different than any other for Mark Motz, 35, of Anderson Township and Rachel Lindahl, 27, of downtown.

Fine Arts Fund goal set at $10.3 million
DOWNTOWN - Proclaiming that the arts, and not sports, are the city's biggest draw, Fine Arts Fund campaign chairman James F. Orr unveiled the $10.3 million goal of the 2004 Fine Arts Fund campaign Sunday evening at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.

Linton Chamber Series repeats concert
Get to it! A guide to help make your day.
TV Best Bets

ENTERTAINMENT HEADLINES
Performance Gallery doesn't disappoint
It's impossible not to be charmed by the Performance Gallery, the loosey-goosey collective of theater artists who operate on no particular schedule at the Columbia Performance Center (aka the purple church) on Eastern Avenue.


'Neat' one-woman knockout
Last season the Know Theatre Tribe presented Charlayne Woodard's Pretty Fire, featuring popular local actor Burgess Byrd.

'Romeo and Juliet' emotional, demanding ballet
On opening night, romance, adventure and tragedy filled artistic director Victoria Morgan's 2001 Romeo and Juliet, re-staged last weekend by Cincinnati Ballet.

'50 First Dates' top choice for Valentine's Day
Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore's romance 50 First Dates proved an irresistible draw for the Valentine's weekend date crowd, taking in $41 million to debut as the top movie, according to studio estimates Sunday.

News people take look at 24-hour news
NEW YORK - Linda Ellerbee learned a hard lesson about the insatiability of 24-hour news channels simply by trying to finish a documentary about them.

FITNESS HEADLINES
Hearts get pumping when team is jumping
The Ropin' Rockets are just jumping to show off their skills.
Fit bits: Ways to stay active and healthy


Flatten tummy without surgery
Question: Last February, I had my second child at age 45. I have always been thin, but with this last pregnancy, my stomach is bulging and it just won't go away. I heard that surgery is my only option. Is this true?

YOU TELL US
Sex and the City poll
As Carrie, Samantha, Miranda and Charlotte clean out their closets, we want to know how they have affected your life.

Include your camp in our guide
Fill out the online form to submit your camps for The Cincinnati Enquirer/Cincinnati.Com 2004 Summer Camp Guide.

Tell us about your DIY disasters
The new show, Broken House Chronicles on the Discovery Channel Thursdays, tracks two roommates through their sometimes-funny, always-frustrating home-repair disasters. What about you?

Get real advice from a regular guy
Answers to your burning questions about relationships, getting ahead, life's little mysteries and the world in general - introducing "Dear Doug."

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SPECIAL
Special section: Legacy of the Popes
Saturday, Saint Peter and the Vatican: The Legacy of the Popes opens at Cincinnati Museum Center with 350 works from the Holy See.

Hahn S P E C I A L   R E P O R T:   E X T R E M E   C H O I C E S
Suffering children, desperate parents
Thousands of parents with severely ill children face decisions most of us cannot imagine, as cash-strapped states are slashing Medicaid and cutting off families who desperately need help. This series examines those extreme choices and the families who are making them.

Jewel of art, architecture repolished
The Taft Museum of Art is at the height of a $19 million makeover which will double the size of the museum, clean up centuries of grime and fix a few decorating disasters.
How the house changed

Roller coaster craze never-ending cycle
Nowhere in the country is the roller coaster craze bigger than in the Tristate, with 72 coasters within a four-hour drive. Columnist Jim Knippenberg reports on his tour of 46 coasters at six amusement parks in six days.
ONLINE EXTRA: Rate and review the 46 coasters, and see what others think
Tour diary: 46 coasters, 3 states, 6 days
Map & information about the coaster parks

Readers share memories of flight
In honor of the 100th anniversary of flight, we asked readers to share their own memories of flying. Hundreds of folks did. Here are some of our favorites.
ONLINE EXTRA: More responses not included in print edition

Fit City: Get up off the couch
Tristaters are overweight and out of shape, a survey shows. To change Fat City to Fit City, the Enquirer is beginning a year-long project to get you going on your own fitness program.

Technology news
Our weekly guide to computers, the Web and the latest gadgets.

Music lovers toast Cammy winners
A sold-out crowd of more than 1,110 local music lovers packed Jillian's for the seventh annual Enquirer Pop Music Awards (the Cammys). See who won.

Women of the Year
The Enquirer honors 10 Tristaters for their service to their community. The newspaper has recognized women of distinction annually since 1968.

On the Same Page
Join this year's community reading project.