Autumn Fall Getaways By Essential Pittsburgh • Oct 23, 2014 Willscrlt / Flickr Listen Listening... / 10:08 Are you feeling an overwhelming need to get away? Would a quick autumnal excursion sate your wanderlust? This week travel contributor Elaine Labalme suggests five quick fall getaways. Fall Festivals Lineup Includes Fire Truck Pull & Apple Pancakes By Katherine Blackley • Oct 3, 2013 Sophia Greco / flickr Listen Listening... / 10:59 As autumn arrives and trees transform their tint, fall festivals appear throughout the region. Travel contributor Elaine Labalme shares some of her favorites of the season.