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Small scale, big deal: UIX invites urban innovators to exchange ideas in Detroit
Matthew Lewis & Claire Nelson
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Cities are reinventing themselves in creative new ways. Can small-scale projects have big impact? Join the Urban Innovation Exchange this Sept. 24-26 in Detroit to explore creative projects driving neighborhood transformation and trade ideas for the future.
Point Breeze: Pittsburgh's artsy, earth-friendly neighborhood
Amanda Leff Ritchie
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
From Construction Junction to Shakespeare in the Park, Point Breeze is more than just a great place to get some brunch.
How local is your beer? Brewers add more fresh, locally grown ingredients
Issue Media Group
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Despite our love of local brews, many of the ingredients in our favorite beers are not sourced locally. Learn how brewers in Toronto, The Twin Cities, Cleveland and Philly are tapping into the local farming movement in their communities to add more fresh ingredients.
Planting the seed: Local organizations create opportunities for girls interested in STEM careers
Amanda Leff Ritchie
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
In America, women are significantly underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math fields, but several Pittsburgh organizations are working to change the statistics. Through mentorship and hands-on experience these local programs are working to pave the way for a more gender balanced generation of STEM professionals.
With historic influx of urban residents, cities are seeing growth in amenities
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
After decades of population loss, many cities are now growing faster than the rest of their metro areas. Urban developers are trying to attract the right amenities to support the new wave of urbanites. So what’s needed to sustain a dense and vibrant city? The answers might surprise you.
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Love Your Block announces 14 fall grant recipients
A bag of produce is your ticket to Red, Ripe and Roasted at Phipps
Free day at Phipps next week
The Neighborhood Flea debuts Sunday in the Strip
Mayor Peduto launches initiative to bolster immigration
4th Annual Community Development Summit held downtown
Locals create Indiegogo campaign to save Bloomfield sandwich shop
Neighborhood Allies names inaugural president
Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership celebrates 20 years by planning for the future
Bloomfield Saturday Market will launch next month with local product and handmade crafts
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The New York Times honors Sophie Masloff
Source: The New York Times
'Pittsburgh, you're too nice to be unhappy'
Source: Time Magazine
'Why Adelaide should be more like Pittsburgh - a phoenix city that has reinvented itself'
Source: The Herald Sun
Luke Bryan's stop in Pittsburgh made waves
Source: People Magazine
The Last Billboard makes Buzzfeed
US District Court Judge rules Pennsylvania same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional
Source: Freedom to Marry
'Pittsburgh basks in refurbished image'
Source: Merced Sun-Star
Breath easy yinz- we've got 42 percent tree cover
Source: National Geographic
Vote for a LEGO Cathedral of Learning
Source: LEGO Cuusoo
Where are the heroes for the August Wilson Center
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JOBS 1st Summit focuses on building a 21st century workforce
Pittsburgh Brewing Company pouring on new label
Nebulus brings musicians together in the cloud
Thinkerous: Helping communities solve problems through structured collaboration
Pittsburgh 2030 District is two years ahead of schedule for energy reductions in Downtown Pittsburgh
Plugged in: CMU's Electric Garage now offers the only public Tesla charging station in Pittsburgh
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What is UpTo? For starters, the community social accelerator is up to a regionwide expansion
New Pittsburgh Collaborative celebrates 10 years with a work party at STUDIO of Creative Inquiry
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Partners join forces to build new playground in Whitehall
Just Harvest wins national farmers market poster contest
Sarah Heinz House summer camp gets a facelift
Non-profit helps veterans find much needed resources
Vintage school bus turned fermentation lab rolls into town
Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse holds pay-what-you-can fundraiser
Save the Carrie Deer and preserve a piece of Pittsburgh's industrial past
85 Broads renames and rebrands to Ellevate
Gutchies for good: TRIM Pittsburgh's Underwear Party
Pittsburgh Public Market launches Kickstarter for a shared use kitchen
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