TEMPO STORIES FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2004
Lego legacy
Rome wasn't built in a day, probably because of a lack of Legos.

Orchestra ends season with bangs
The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra said farewell to summer on Sunday evening with a blockbuster all-Russian program that climaxed with an explosive 1812 Overture, complete with perfectly timed cannon fire.
Dudley joins Symphony as assistant conductor
Music Hall plans grand September

An elegant lady
Home Style: Beth Hoffman of Newport describes her Mamie as "strong and quiet ... no-nonsense and elegant." She's talking about her three-story ashlar stone house in Mansion Hill, built in 1902.
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Summer festival guide
Eat well, make friends and celebrate traditions at churches, riverfronts and parks all season long.

Mamma Mia! opens today
Get to it! A guide to help you make your day.
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TEMPO HEADLINES
Dip balm in blush to put color on lips
Women like playing with makeup, trying new products and new looks, but they are incredibly loyal to their lip balm, says Leslie Blodgett, CEO of Bare Escentuals.


Pink line targets college girls
Victoria's Secret is going to college.

BOOKS
Capturing Schubert's soul
A tax lawyer from Brooklyn is struck by genius while shopping for holiday presents at a Nordstrom's in Southern California.


Shelf life: What's happening at area bookstores
Shadow Divers by Robert Kurson (Random House; $26.95) is the true story of two recreational divers who in 1991 discovered a sunken German U-boat off the coast of New Jersey - a boat in which the World War II crew of as many as 60 men lay dead inside.
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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.

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

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
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