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Meghan Klingenberg greets a young fan during her appearance at a Pittsburgh Riverhounds game on July 15.

Pittsburgh's female sports stars score big with local youth initiatives

Talk about team players. What Meghan Klingenberg, Swin Cash and Brianne McLaughlin are doing to support girls in sports right here in Pittsburgh.

Travelers check in at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Want to turn Pittsburgh into a power player? Make flying to and from easier

Pittsburgh is drawing attention as a destination for food, investment, baseball, livability, charm, and retirement, despite air service to only 36 destinations from Pittsburgh International Airport. Officials maintain they're on a mission to increase air service.

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The return of the pre-fab home

Millennials looking to buy their first homes and Boomers looking to downsize find factory-built or manufactured housing to be a good alternative that offers affordable, sturdy and green living. 

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Death From Above 1979 Comes to Altar Bar

Legendary Toronto band Death From Above 1979 makes a long-awaited stop in Pittsburgh when the duo plays Altar Bar on Aug. 3.

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The Pop Filtercast Episode #7 - 7/29/15

This week, we preview upcoming shows from Death From Above 1979, Cymbals Eat Guitars, The Gotobeds, Beach House, Girlpool, and Dream Phone, and share new music from Czarface and Vince Staples. Listen up!

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Under new management: Little Lake Theatre's next act

A long-time community fixture of Pittsburgh's southern suburbs, Little Lake Theatre is changing hands while retaining a devoted audience.

Cyclists bike across the Andy Warhol Bridge during PedalPGH in 2013.

As bicycle commuting rises, so does danger of pedaling by trucks

Safety advocates say a simple truck retrofit could start saving bicyclists’ lives immediately, but there’s no state or federal push to make the reform.

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A megaproject on the Lehigh River waterfront could change everything

Thanks to innovative legislation and some passionate developers, The Waterfront is coming to the banks of the Lehigh River. With restaurants, offices, stores, green space and apartments, it will spur job growth, vibrancy and rebirth.

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Writing the future: How Pittsburgh authors nurture the local creative community

Pittsburgh boasts a crop of talented authors devoted to perfecting their craft and dedicated to nurturing a creative community of emerging and experienced writers.

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Can urban hostels turn a profit by striking a balance?

Lessons from Denver for creating a thriving hostel scene that balances style and amenities with affordability.

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Bringing back Brownsville

This historic town along the Monongahela River is on the comeback trail, and some of its youngest citizens are leading the charge. New parks, exciting development projects and rehabs of iconic buildings are all part of the area's rebirth.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Comedian Jen Kirkman comes to Rex Theater

Jen Kirkman, fresh off her first Netflix comedy special "I'm Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine)," stops by the Rex Theater.

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Regent Square: Close quarters for an even closer community

This neighborhood in Pittsburgh's East End 

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A behind-the-scenes look at East End Brewing's new canning project

When an environmentally conscious local brewer wanted to make its beer more readily available to customers, canned beer offered some significant benefits. Here, the story behind East End Brewing Company's foray into canned beer.

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Philly-based ZOOM Interiors walks away from Shark Tank deal

Madeline Fraser, Elizabeth Grover and Beatrice Fischel-Bock founded Zoom Interiors to provide virtual interior design consultations. One year in, they went on Shark Tank. One year later, they're investor-less but more business savvy.
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