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Strong storms prompt flooding, evacuations; Cool temperatures Monday
A strong storm system that moved through much of the Channel 11 viewing area Sunday caused widespread flooding and some evacuations.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Gary Rotstein's The Morning File: Pittsburghers, why are you so unhappy?
Newspapers love bad news, everyone knows, and The Morning File likes to think of itself as a leader of the pack in that regard.
Why World War I gets short shrift in U.S. schools
Few, if any, probably know that 100 years ago today Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia - the first in what will be a cascade of World War I centennials over the next two weeks, each darker and bloodier than the last.
PennDOT announces lane closures on Fort Pitt Bridge
The state Department of Transportation is announcing single-lane closures in both directions of the Fort Pitt tunnels and bridge in Pittsburgh this week as crews perform route maintenance and clean the structures.
New Guidelines Have Positive Impact On Concert Cleanup
It appears that new guidelines put into place ahead of Saturday's country music concert on the North Shore had a mostly positive effect.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Why Wilford Payne is known as the Johnny Appleseed of local health centers
When a health center serving the poor in New Kensington was having management and financial trouble in 2008, state Sen. Jim Ferlo knew the man to call for help.
Professor buys signs from homeless across America for art project
The man Willie Baronet was looking for stood at a corner on East Ohio Street on the North Side of Pittsburgh.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Sources Sought Notice - 65-- Two (2) Medical Microscopes
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From Field to Fork
Newcomers are stopping by a farmers market or neighborhood butcher shop for the first time.
City Deli serves its last meal in Pittsburgh
Jim and Libby Calato owned the deli and decided it was time to close its doors after declining business resulting from downsizing corporations nearby.
As he pumps past PNC Park on a bike without handlebars, pedestrians do double takes.
Allegheny County restaurant health code violations
The following restaurants in Allegheny County have received closure orders from the Allegheny County Health Department since April 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Out -of-Towners: A transfixed visitor finds a new city worth a love story
The Pirates game ends and we make our way out, flooding into the night across the Clemente Bridge.
Philadelphia Public Record
Are Pennsylvania Population Changes Working Against Corbett?
BY TONY WEST/ Time is not kind to Gov. Tom Corbett's reelection hopes. The Pennsylvania that harbors his political base is not growing.
Downtown boutique hotel seeks a sweet name for a suite
The Kimpton Hotel Monaco, set to open Downtown this fall, is offering a rare opportunity for Pennsylvania and Ohio residents: the chance to name 12 of its luxury suites.
Traffic Alert: Projects set to begin I-79 in Robinson, Wexford
Traffic restrictions connected to two major Interstate 79 resurfacing projects are set to begin this week, likely causing congestion on portions of one of the region's busiest highways.
Pittsburgh school board rejects charter school expansion
Pittsburgh Public Schools board has unanimously rejected expansion plans by the Environmental Charter School at Frick Park that would have cost the district as much as $11 million a year and unanimously approved changes proposed by Manchester Academic Charter School and Academy Charter School.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Hot List: Ribs at Seven Springs; Chamber Music Pittsburgh;...
Seven Springs Mountain Resort sends out some smoke signals this weekend for the fifth annual Rib & Wing Festival, with the best of BG's BBQ, Smokin' Joe's Hog Wild Barbecue, Pigfoot BBQ, Mojo's Rib Shack and Armadillo's BBQ & Rib Company.