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Handmade in Pittsburgh: Meet the local makers crafting furniture, carving out community
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
The makers movement, a growing community of artisans, designers and craftspersons that embraces the values of sustainability and the quality found in handmade products, is carving out a home in Pittsburgh. Pop City profiles some of the local talented furniture makers leading this creative community.
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.
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."
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.
Adroit Detroit and the re-branding of the Rust Belt
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Fresh from the Urban Innovation Exchange in Detroit, writer Elizabeth Daley explains the real deal behind the Rust Belt.
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First-of-its-kind Vacant Home Tour showcases Wilkinsburg homes
Bottle shop and bar program opens at Marty's Market
Bottom Dollar site in Garfield to become ALDI store
New Downtown hotels breathe life into historic buildings
Neighborhood Allies to host New Markets Tax Credits 101 workshop
Hill District agreement solidifies U.S. Steel headquarters and $20 million investment
Big Day transforms to suit developing Upper Strip District
Council member introduces sidewalk reimbursement plan
Sheraton Pittsburgh at Station Square completes $15 million renovation
Landmarks Community Capital Corporation awards $99,000 loan to Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation
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East Liberty redevelopment garners international attention
Source: The Guardian
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is key to city's recent renaissance, says The Atlantic
Source: The Atlantic
Zipping through grit to find a renaissance of reuse
Pittsburgh's riverfront lands at No. 5 in USA Today poll
Source: USA Today
GOVERNING magazine investigates Pittsburgh’s turnaround
The Atlantic's City Lab remembers the nostalgic Westinghouse light show
Source: The Atlantic's City Lab
'Why Adelaide should be more like Pittsburgh - a phoenix city that has reinvented itself'
Source: The Herald Sun
German town follows in Pittsburgh's footsteps
Source: Bloomberg Businessweek
'Pittsburgh basks in refurbished image'
Source: Merced Sun-Star
Google Pittsburgh office's ultra cool design featured in photo slide show
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How do you recycle a house of gold?
PopUp Pittsburgh! invites Zombies to film in Fineview, extras needed!
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Pittsburgh Funded: Love Your Block deadline extended
Dormont's nonprofit Hollywood Theater draws crowds with a deliciously broad mix of screenings
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