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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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Pittsburgh Area Fireworks - July 4th, 2013

Pittsburgh Area Fireworks - July 4th, 2013 | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Pittsburgh Area Fireworks - July 4th, 2013

In Pittsburgh, we have fireworks displays for just about every major event, so the 4th of July is kind of a big deal.


Here is a list of independence day celebrations with fireworks in or near Pittsburgh, PA...

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Three Rivers Regatta won’t let weekday schedule slow down activities

Three Rivers Regatta won’t let weekday schedule slow down activities | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
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The Fourth of July isn’t like Mother’s Day or Thanksgiving; it doesn’t always come on a convenient, unchangeable day of the week. Independence Day comes ...
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Penguins' Bylsma to guide US hockey team in Sochi - Chicago Tribune

Penguins' Bylsma to guide US hockey team in Sochi - Chicago Tribune | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
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Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma reacts to being swept by the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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Optimism grows for repairing Western Pennsylvania locks and dams

Optimism grows for repairing Western Pennsylvania locks and dams | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Optimism grows for repairing Western Pennsylvania locks and dams
Western Pennsylvania has some of the oldest, including a 106-year-old dam on the Mon River near Elizabeth Borough...

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Steelers reward kids for staying active

Steelers reward kids for staying active | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Steelers’ players understand better than anyone the importance of staying active, eating healthy and being in good shape, things that are all necessary for them to compete on the football field eac...
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Mexican War Streets proposal sparks heated Pittsburgh debate

Mexican War Streets proposal sparks heated Pittsburgh debate | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Mexican War Streets proposal sparks heated Pittsburgh debate Pittsburgh Post Gazette Mattress Factory co-director Barbara Luderowski, right, speaks into a megaphone held by One Pittsburgh organizer Calvin Skinner as North Side community members...
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Google to add hundreds of new employees to Pittsburgh office

Google to add hundreds of new employees to Pittsburgh office | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

An expansion of Google Pittsburgh's Bakery Square location is expected to bring hundreds of new employees to the area, according to U.S. Rep. Mike Doyle, D-Forest Hills.

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Drug company behind Pittsburgh drug summit pled guilty to misleading public about Oxycontin

Drug company behind Pittsburgh drug summit pled guilty to misleading public about Oxycontin | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Prescription drug abuse is an ongoing battle. A summit in Pittsburgh today is offering advice to local law enforcement agencies.
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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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Pittsburgh Public Schools board approves new vendor for online academy

"The Pittsburgh Public Schools board voted tonight to change vendors for its Pittsburgh Online Academy from Waterfront Learning..."

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Pittsburgh Marathon Organizers Announce Ten Miler Race

Pittsburgh Marathon Organizers Announce Ten Miler Race | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh has the Marathon, the Half Marathon and the Great Race 10K, not to mention the Turkey Trot.
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Allegheny County swimming, wave and dive pools

Allegheny County swimming, wave and dive pools | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
County swimming, wave and dive pools (Temp 88 in Baldwin, Bloomfield, MtLebo. County pools open til 7:30p today. Free spray parks open til 8p.
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Two surveys rank Pittsburgh among "smartest populations" in country

Two surveys rank Pittsburgh among "smartest populations" in country

Hey, you on the corner, with the Pirates cap on your head and the Big O hot dog in your stomach..."

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Twitter's future: Less tweets and more ads | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Twitter's future: Less tweets and more ads | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it

Twitter is quickly becoming a gold mine for businesses looking to improve their marketing. A new study co-authored by a University of Pittsburgh professor predicts that as the social media tool matures, more people will likely be consuming content on Twitter rather than producing it, making it a prime vehicle for advertising.

Read more: http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/life/lifestyle/twitters-future-less-tweets-and-more-ads-692757/

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Ben Stiller backs Beaver Falls company

Ben Stiller backs Beaver Falls company | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
Ben Stiller backs Beaver Falls companyPittsburgh Business TimesBen Stiller and his wife, Christine Taylor, are among the new investors in a Pittsburgh-area maker of organic body care products.
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On This Day in Pittsburgh History: June 12, 1970 ...

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On This Day in Pittsburgh History: June 12, 1970 nhatrang: “ Pitching under the influence of LSD, Dock Ellis pitched a no-hitter against the Padres on June 12, 1970. Ellis had taken the drug believing he had the day off. He threw a no-hitter despite being unable to feel the ball or see the batter or catcher clearly...

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On This Day in Pittsburgh History: June 8, 1932  ...

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: June 8, 1932  ... | Pittsburgh Pennsylvania | Scoop.it
On This Day in Pittsburgh History: June 8, 1932 Students demonstrated against General Douglas MacArthur when he delivered the commencement address at the University of Pittsburgh. http://tmblr.co/ZVUKQymtHilI
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Port Authority changes bus routes in Pittsburgh's South Hills

Port Authority changes So. Pgh. area bus routesSouth Pittsburgh ReporterSchedules for nearly 45 bus routes, with at least half a dozen in South Pittsburgh, adjusted starting that day. Port Authority regularly adjusts schedules four times a year.
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