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Surveillance Video Helps Police Track Down Puppy Snatchers

Surveillance Video Helps Police Track Down Puppy Snatchers | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
A puppy stolen from the Animal Rescue League earlier this week has been found.
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Video: What Works: Robots of Pittsburgh

Video: What Works: Robots of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
POLITICO Magazine captures Pittsburgh's budding robotics industry, from the lunar rover to an autonomous snake, in the first edition of 'What Works'.
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Carnegie Mellon grad student hoping to be crowned ‘King of the Nerds’

Carnegie Mellon grad student hoping to be crowned ‘King of the Nerds’ | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Nerdiness has lost its ... well, nerdiness, says a Carnegie Mellon University graduate student who is seeking to be the world’s coolest nerd. Katie Correll, Katie Correll, 24, of Oakland, is a competitor on the second season of the TBS hit reality show “King of the Nerds.” 


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Best Auto Junk Yard in the Pittsburgh Area Is No "Junk" Yard

Best Auto Junk Yard in the Pittsburgh Area Is No "Junk" Yard | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Novak Auto Parts is a family-owned used car parts business serving Western PA, OH and WV. The yard has 20 acres of rebuildable recycled vehicles. With that kind of inventory, Novak has just about any recycled auto part you could need. If not, they will find it for you.

Check 'em out at http://www.novakautoparts.com/



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Pittsburgh Steelers Rashard Mendenhall Thinks He Can Dance (Video)

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Pittsburgh Steelers Rashard Mendenhall Thinks He Can Dance - MJ Dance Mix (Video) 

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Pittsburgh’s City Theatre Company goes to ‘The Mountaintop’

“The Mountaintop” is not your average play about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., says Peter Flynn. Neither a documentary nor a retrospective biography, Katori Hall’s ...
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Pittsburgh councilwoman Rudiak introduces open data bill

Pittsburgh councilwoman Rudiak introduces open data bill | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
PGH City Paper (blog) Pittsburgh councilwoman Rudiak introduces open data bill Pittsburgh Post Gazette Mayor Bill Peduto discusses the Pittsburgh's new open data ordinance along with policy manager Matt Barron, analytics and strategy manager Laura...
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Some cool old videos - Old Pittsburgh Industry

Some cool old videos - Old Pittsburgh Industry | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Nothing new. Stuff that's out there already but all in one convenient location. Coke ovens burning at Shoaf. Somewhere there has to be more of this. It certainly looks like outtakes of something.
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Beautiful Photos of Pittsburgh During the Holidays - December 2013

Beautiful Photos of Pittsburgh During the Holidays - December 2013 | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
There’s no place like home for the holidays.
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Salvage Cars and Trucks As Far As the Eye Can See (Just Don't Call It a Junk Yard)

Salvage Cars and Trucks As Far As the Eye Can See (Just Don't Call It a Junk Yard) | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Cars, Trucks, and Vans... clean quality used auto parts of all kinds and a big selection of rebuildable vehicles are available at one of western Pennsylvania's biggest auto salvage yards....

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Pittsburgh named one of the worst places to drive in country

Pittsburgh named one of the worst places to drive in country | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
It’s been a longstanding joke that driving in and around the city of Pittsburgh can be, well, tricky.
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"Construction and changing traffic patterns" make Pittsburgh a tricky place to drive.  This article describes why many people will simply not drive near the city.  Being rated one of the worst places to drive in the country it makes sense.

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Fountain At The Point Panorama

Fountain At The Point Panorama | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
A three shot panorama of the newly renovated Fountain at Point State Park, Pittsburgh.Read more at Something HDR.
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Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix puts charities in gear

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix puts charities in gear | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix puts charities in gearAt the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix, it's the cars that are the stars.
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SEO and Internet Marketing in Pittsburgh

SEO and Internet Marketing in Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Pittsburgh has a thriving tech community and there is no lack of talented web developers, website designers, social media agencies, search engine optimization firms and online marketing companies in western PA...

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There's a Rocco-inspired petition on WhiteHouse.gov

There's a Rocco-inspired petition on WhiteHouse.gov | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

It didn't take long after Pittsburgh police dog Rocco died Thursday night for a petition to appear on the "We the people" section of WhiteHouse.gov, where citizens can post petitions ranging from law-making initiatives to civic engagement projects.

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The Robots That Saved Pittsburgh

The Robots That Saved Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
It’s hard to pinpoint the moment Pittsburgh began its three-decade climb back from the dead, but Red Whittaker marks the comeback from the instant he heard the ominous clack of a door closing behind him when he entered a secured building near the...
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Republican helps medical marijuana advance in Pennsylvania

Republican helps medical marijuana advance in Pennsylvania | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Scan the Pennsylvania Legislature for a likely proponent of legalizing medical marijuana, and you probably wouldn't pick Sen. Mike Folmer. A Republican whose district includes Lebanon and part of Lancaster counties...

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Visiting DA BURGH - "High Brow, Low Brow & Hofbrau"

Visiting DA BURGH - "High Brow, Low Brow & Hofbrau" | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

"Sunday morning we worked our way through the motel maze (like a couple of rats, no doubt) and found the on-site restaurant, ..."

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Wild Things baseball team fined for violating child labor laws

Wild Things baseball team fined for violating child labor laws | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Wild Things baseball team fined for violating child labor laws
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What may have seemed like a dream job to a 12-year-old this past summer turned out to be a violation of child labor laws by the Washington Wild Things.

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Western Pa. redevelopment authority chief indicted for alleged extortion

Western Pa. redevelopment authority chief indicted for alleged extortion | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Western Pa. redevelopment authority chief indicted for alleged extortion The Republic JOHNSTOWN, Pennsylvania — The former head of a western Pennsylvania city's redevelopment authority has been indicted for allegedly violating federal extortion and...
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UPMC implants state's first minimally invasive heart pump

UPMC implants state's first minimally invasive heart pump | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

UPMC surgeons have implanted the first heart pump in Pennsylvania using minimally invasive surgery...


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Bill would promote products 'Made in PA'

Would you be more likely to buy a product if it were labeled "Made in Pennsylvania"?

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Motorcycle project rumbles into Pittsburgh to call attention to veteran suicide

Motorcycle project rumbles into Pittsburgh to call attention to veteran suicide | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Motorcycle project rumbles into Pittsburgh to call attention to veteran suicide Pittsburgh Post Gazette Marine veteran Daniel Egbert, left, is given a flag by Theo Collins, 25, center, a Marine veteran from Brookline, as veterans arrive Wednesday...
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Old Industry of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Old Industry of Southwestern Pennsylvania | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Photography of old coke ovens, coal mining and other abandoned industries throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania.

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Fort Ligonier visitors get ‘A Taste of History”

Fort Ligonier visitors get ‘A Taste of History” | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Folks experienced “A Taste of History” July 19 at Fort Ligonier. At the base of the fort on the hill is a lush grove, with ...
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