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Spring blossoms in the Strip District: Three florists abloom in this ever-growing neighborhood
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Long known as Pittsburgh's epicenter for gourmet and specialty food items, the Strip District is also becoming the go-to spot for burgeoning floral businesses. The vibrant neighborhood's flower shops and flower wholesalers play a large part in nurturing the history, current landscape, and future of the neighborhood.
Millvale: Churches, murals and music
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Head to this hidden gem in southwestern Pennsylvania for historic sites, hot tunes, innovative reuse projects and some of the country's best pancakes.
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.
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.
Innovative architects transform abandoned sites into neighborhood icons
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Through innovative sustainability and re-use practices, local design firms are preserving essential pieces of Pittsburgh history by turning neglected structures into neighborhood icons.
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First-of-its-kind Vacant Home Tour showcases Wilkinsburg homes
Pageboy Salon & Boutique celebrates five years and new products
New Squirrel Hill condominium development underway
The Penn Avenue detour is over! Discover what is #OpenOnPenn
Hill District agreement solidifies U.S. Steel headquarters and $20 million investment
Downtown Wilkinsburg awarded Main Street designation
Big Day transforms to suit developing Upper Strip District
Convenience store opens in Public Market for Strip residents and shoppers
Tour de Penn shopping program circumvents the "Penn detour"
God rest ye merry, gentlemen: Hit up Manta Claus for a night of manly holiday shopping
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GOVERNING magazine investigates Pittsburgh’s turnaround
'There are many Pittsburghs, all in very close proximity to each other'
Source: Huffington Post
The AP points out five free attractions for Pittsburgh visitors
Source: Associated Press
Pittsburgh is home to the second steepest public road in the world
Source: The Atlantic Cities
Where are the heroes for the August Wilson Center
Peduto to encourage immigration to Pittsburgh
Source: Fast Company
Tony Buba, the bard of Braddock
Source: New York Times
Pittsburgh group brings fun to local streets on Google Earth
Awesomely geeky interactive CMU project maps Pittsburgh's photographic history
Design Sponge brings you a wonderfully comprehensive guide to everything Pittsburgh
Source: DESIGN SPONGE
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Solarize to kick off Allegheny program in Point Breeze
How do you recycle a house of gold?
Ninety, a SiX-funded project, lets you run for mayor and navigate all our neighborhoods
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Neighborhood Allies awards $478,000 to transformation projects
Spring Redd Up set to collect 300 tons of trash
Coro wants South Pittsburgh known for peace and cooperation
You knew the Giant Rubber Duck would be on the cover ...
BMe from WQED, where black men and boys tell their own stories
Apply now: KaBOOM! putting 10 playgrounds here, thanks to Heinz gift
Heinz picks Hazelwood: Endowments give Center of Life $1.35 million for 1st 'place-based' effort
Fineview Stepathon takes first SiX grant and runs with it -- up hill
Design Allies: advocating for good planning and design at Design Center
From mental-health first aid to Schenley High documentary: latest McAuley grants
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