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Wilkinsburg bounces back with development plans on the horizon
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
With beautification projects, a possible reversal of a centuries-old liquor ban, and new life for the historic Wilkinsburg Train Station in its sights, this East End borough is primed for investment and development.
Plans underway for charity pipeline to slide into town
Lisa A. Goldstein
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Summer in the city still seems a long way off, but Pittsburgh's gearing up to welcome the best way to stay cool since the water steps. This thousand-foot slip 'n slide promises awareness for local charities and a backyard cooldown in an urban setting.
Pop Filter Hot Pick: Disarming Violence: SPACE Gallery event combines art and activism
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Disarming Violence brings together the thought-provoking art of SPACE Gallery's "Unloaded" exhibition with important programming featuring several prominent social justice organizations discussing community violence.
Eds and meds, unite: Anchor districts are new engines for job creation
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Across the United States, anchor districts like Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood stabilize communities through creative placemaking and job creation. Here, an in-depth look at anchor districts in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Cleveland.
Pop Filter Hot Pick: "We Built This City: How the Allegheny Conference Remade Pittsburgh"
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Robert Morris University, with support from the R.K. Mellon Foundation, will screen the documentary "We Built This City: How the Allegheny Conference Remade Pittsburgh."
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Pageboy Salon & Boutique celebrates five years and new products
Fairmont Pittsburgh Canine Ambassador to host charitable birthday bash
Raise awareness for domestic violence and contribute to a community art project this weekend
Innovative online supper club Dinner Lab launches in Pittsburgh
Donate clothes to break a world record this weekend at the Public Market
Supporting Pittsburgh's homeless in powerful, creative ways
Hill District agreement solidifies U.S. Steel headquarters and $20 million investment
Gaucho Parrilla Argentina receives big Yelp win; plans expansion
Big Day transforms to suit developing Upper Strip District
PHDA, Inc. receives subsidies grant for first-time homebuyers
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Duquesne makes President's Community Service Honor Roll
Source: Duquesne University
Chicago blogger rallies in support of a bikeable Pittsburgh
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
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Solarize to kick off Allegheny program in Point Breeze
Can you breathe? Website explores city air pollution
The Etsy hot list: 7 Pittsburgh makers to shop for the holidays
Dream Cream: Ice cream on a mission
Whistl: Smartphone case uses technology to fend off assault
Race to the race exhibit at Carnegie Museum of Natural History before it's gone!
Help find E.T. in Pittsburgh
How do you recycle a house of gold?
Children's garden in North Braddock has super powers
Thrival will show entreprenuers a good time
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Rent-free Wilkinsburg storefront up for grabs for interested arts nonprofit
Indiegogo campaign helps Bloomfield Sandwich Shop continue free turkey tradition
Homeless shelter opens early for severe weather season
Campaign supports local musicians at Bloomfield Saturday Market
Art pop-up supports transitional services for women
At 10 years, City of Asylum Pittsburgh honors five exiled writers
Pressley Ridge students create new permanent art mural downtown
ASSET hopes to close STEM funding gap with new scholarship program
ATHENA Awards recognize excellence in professional women
Sample fine wine and food at HEARTH's annual fundraiser
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