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The Hill District: Still waiting for something great to happen
Susan Jacobs Jablow, Public Source
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
A new grocery store just opened and a coffee shop is coming. Here's a look at what else is happening in the Hill District, an important neighborhood in transition and a study in contrasts.
Cool rehabs of abandoned Pittsburgh churches
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
From the Church Brew Works, with its vats of Pipe Organ Ale and Celestial Gold, to Mr. Small's Funhouse, the creative reuse of old churches is evident in many ways, some heavenly. Read about five of the best right here in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh and beyond: How anchor institutions are shaping our cities
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Oakland has long been a hub of commerce and spinoffs due to the concentration of universities, hospitals and research centers. Now the influence of these anchor institutions' is being felt in many other neighborhoods. We take a look at what's happening in other cities, as well as Pittsburgh, as public-private partnerships increase and neighbors are getting more of a say in the shaping of their communities.
Love locks of Pittsburgh: street art with heart
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Have you seen those collections of padlocks adorning bridges and fences? Love locks are are a trend from Europe where couples attach a lock, declare their love and then throw away the key. A Point Park journalism student checks out the scene at the Schenley Park Bridge and unlocks a romantic Pittsburgh love story.
Pop Filter Hot Pick: Riverlife hosts Neon & Nature Party at the Pier
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Neon and nature will converge on Friday, September 7th, when Rivelife unveils a new location for its signature benefit bash, Party at the Pier. This year, head to the new North Shore ampitheater at Rivers Casino to celebrate the city's vibrant waterfronts.
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