TEMPO STORIES FOR SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2003
Wedding gifts go way beyond the basics
Friends and family of Erica Vidmer and Jeff Fritsche will find the usual assortment of dinnerware, towels and bedding on the Newport couple's five wedding gift registries.
Give yourself, guests the gift of a plan, experts say

Floral designer thinks outside the flower bed
Floral designer Ron Morgan of Alameda, Calif., looks beyond the flower bed when planning his knockout centerpieces.
Flower show speakers, events

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REVIEWS
Jarvi's CSO on edge of greatness
On the eve of his first United States tour with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, and possessing a new, four-year contract renewal, Paavo Jarvi seems poised to bring the CSO to greatness.


Dayton troupe soars with energy, patriotism
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is in the middle of a year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of winged flight. The group brought two dance works connected with this project to Cincinnati this weekend, performing at the Aronoff's Jarson-Kaplan Theater through Saturday.
HOME & GARDEN
Early spring best time to plant bare-root roses
When buying dormant bare-root roses, turn to reputable nurseries that provide roses with strong canes and fresh-looking, well-formed root systems. I usually buy dormant bare-root roses in the early spring from mail-order nurseries.
Home improvements might bring tax benefits to owner
Sure, the tax ramifications of most home-improvement projects aren't a lot to write home about.
Sevres vases worth the hunt
How many times have you heard: "I saw a vase just like mine on Antiques Roadshow and it was worth thousands of dollars?"
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SPECIAL
2003 Camp Guide
Find the summer experience that's perfect for your child with our annual guide to hundreds of camps in the Tristate area.

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.

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.

Early look at Tall Stacks 2003
Two newcomers will join the world's largest gathering of historic riverboats, when Cincinnati's Tall Stacks Music, Arts & Heritage Festival recreates the steamboat era in October.