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Informational pickets planned at Sherwood Oaks

Informational pickets were planned Tuesday afternoon at a UPMC long-term care facility in Butler County, where unionized workers have been working without a contract since July 31. The Service Employees International Union represents about 150 housekeepers, nurse assistants and other hourly workers at Sherwood Oaks in Cranberry Township, an SEIU ... (more)

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

POP City

Pop Filter Hot Pick: Pittsburgh Comedy Festival

Pittsburgh is beginning to make its own contributions to the national comedy scene and the Pittsburgh Comedy Festival is ready to showcase the funny people of Steel City.

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POP City

Lyft gets lift-off from PUC, but where will ride sharing take us?

After much battling, taxi service Lyft has received reprieve and will be temporarily allowed to operate in Pittsburgh, while competitor Uber is expected to receive results from its hearings with the Pennsylvania Utilities Commission this week.

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POP City

Love Your Block announces 14 fall grant recipients

Mayor William Peduto announced last week the 14 organizations that will receive funding for the seventh round of the Love Your Block grant program, a servePGH initiative.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Remembering Sophie Masloff

Pittsburgh's Action News 4's Bob Mayo has the latest on what people were saying in remembrance of former Pittsburgh Mayor Sophie Masloff at her funeral today.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Grand Jury Expires into Luke Ravenstahl's Administration Review

Pittsburgh's Action News 4's Bob Mayo has the latest on the expiration of the Grand Jury investigation into city operations under the Luke Ravenstahl administration.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Ravenstahl grand jury expires; feds mum on probe

A federal grand jury that has heard from several staff and police officials linked to former Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has expired without returning indictments.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Politicians everyday Pittsburghers gather for funeral of Sophie Masloff

Prominent figures from government and politics were joined by everyday Pittsburghers in remembering the late mayor Sophie Masloff at a service in Squirrel Hill this morning.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Foundation reviews triumphs, challenges of AIDS fight

In the future, researchers could develop an injection to prevent HIV/a AIDS, and those who have the disease could become so adept at managing it that they might have to visit their doctors only once a year.

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The Almanac

police beatPolice beat - Week of Aug. 18 CECIL

Residents at 511 Muse Bishop Road reported prescription medications, cash and a diamond ring missing from their home on Aug. 12, police said.

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The China Post

Murals give young people chance to shine, memorialize local playwright

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review/MCT--Fashion-lover Rayonna Woodson finds a lot of similarities between unique clothing pairings and the August Wilson mural she is helping with in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Stolen truck crashes into trooper on Parkway West

Police say a 25-year-old Greensburg man was driving a stolen truck on Interstate 376 refused to pull over.

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Business Journal

1889 Cafe closes on South Side

The 1889 Cafe has closed and its space is being marketed for lease after a run of more than 15 years as a restaurant on East Carson Street.

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Sentencing Law and Policy

Intriguing account of how Pittsburgh police undermined local crime-fighting efforts

This new article from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette provide a disconcerting account of how local police can undermine efforts to reduce local crime.

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Business Journal

Duquesne students to arrive for orientation Tuesday

Duquesne University's freshman class is due to arrive Tuesday from 8 a.m to noon and 3 p.m to 6 pm.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Funeral for former Pittsburgh mayor Tuesday

The funeral for former Pittsburgh Mayor Sophie Masloff will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Temple Sinai, 5505 Forbes Ave. in Squirrel Hill.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

City officials remember Sophie Masloff

Sophie Masloff's former political colleagues are remembering her as a woman of great character and an authentic Pittsburgher who served the city and its people well.

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The Olympian

Sophie Masloff, 1st female Pittsburgh mayor, dies

She was 96. She good-naturedly described herself as an "old Jewish grandmother" and promised when she took office to be at work by 8 a.m. every day except Tuesdays when, she said, "I get my hair done."

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

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Business Journal

URA board chief: Cork Factory sale issues won't color decision on produce terminal developer

Kevin Acklin, board chair of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, said that Chicago-based McCaffery Interests' sale of the Cork Factory Lofts without a deed transfer would not influence the Peduto administration's decision on whether to choose it as a potential developer of Pennsylvania Railroad Fruit Auction & Sales terminal building ... (more)

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