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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is located in Allegheny County. Zip codes in Pittsburgh, PA include 15231, 15289, and 15279. The median home price in Pittsburgh is $140,000 which is roughly $66/per square foot. More Pittsburgh information.

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2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

Jumper threat closes Pittsburgh highway for hours

Officials in Pittsburgh closed part of a major interstate for hours while trying to coax down a man who threatened to jump from a sign onto the highway.

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13 hrs ago | The Almanac

police beatPolice beat - Week of Sept. 3 CANONSBURG

Former Canonsburg mayor Anthony Colaizzo, 84, of Hawthorne Street, Canonsburg, escaped injury Aug. 22 when his vehicle collided with a vehicle driven by Melissa Beggarly, 45, of Profio Road, McDonald, at the intersection of West College Street and Belmont Avenue.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Post and Courier

Happenings for Aug. 31, 2014

Friends of the Summerville Library Gigantic Book Sale is scheduled for Sept. 5-7 at the library, 76 Trolley Road.

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CBS Local

Wolf Campaigns In Pittsburgh, Says He Would Expand Medicaid If Elected

Despite a double digit lead in the polls, Democrat Tom Wolf was back on the campaign trail, this time at the Bidwell Training Center in Manchester, where he heard about efforts to train high school students in a wide range of arts from culinary to pottery to photography.

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Examiner.com

Owner admits to tying Xbox cord around husky puppy's neck causing severe injury

Barney, formerly known as Frost, was neglected and seriously injured just a few weeks ago.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Fire truck investigation prompts calls for reform

Last year Pittsburgh's Action News 4 reported that the city bought millions of dollars worth of trucks from a company where Jones used to work as a salesman.

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Business Journal

SouthSide Works garage adds charging station

The SouthSide Works is about to get an electric car charging station. Alco Parking announced a deal with the Car Charging Group Inc. for a station at the Furnace Garage, 536 S 28th St. Car Charging Group has other EV charging stations at U.S. Steel Tower, Station Square and Google Pittsburgh.

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Business Journal

Oakland 2030 District launches with more than 80 percent of neighborhood's property committed

Rand Werrin, a dentist and principal of Werrin & Gruendel Professional Corp., talks about what motivated him to become involved in the Oakland 2030 District for his three small-scale properties.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Smoky fire engulfs Allentown church

The pastor of a church in the Allentown area of Pittsburgh that was engulfed in flames Thursday afternoon believes the blaze may have been started by roofers.

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Post-gazette.com

Pennsylvania lawmakers push for ride-sharing

Before a hearing of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission's full five-member board, several Pittsburgh-area legislators testified Thursday to their constituents' desires for new ride-sharing services to continue operations in Allegheny County.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Man who dropped off badly injured dog at Humane Society charges

Pittsburgh police say the person who brought a dog with a deep neck wound to the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is the animal's owner and will be charged with animal cruelty.

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CBS Local

New Bike Lanes To Be Built In Strip District

Some of the most crowded places to drive in Pittsburgh are getting makeovers as dedicated bike lanes are being installed all around town.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Sisters flee burning house in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh firefighters said they saw flames shooting from the second floor of the house on Zara Street when they arrived at the scene in the city's Knoxville neighborhood around 2 a.m. THAT'S WHERE WE FIND AMBER NICOTRA.

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StreetsBlog.org

Pittsburgh Business Leaders See Bikeways as Cure for Road-Space Shortage

Along Pittsburgh's new downtown bike lane, all intersections are signalized, but cyclists won't receive dedicated signal phases and most crossings are unmarked.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Dollar store shopper collapses, found with hole in head; Pittsburgh police don't know how

Pittsburgh police are investigating a bizarre case involving an injured man in the Marshall-Shadeland neighborhood.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Safe passage: Day in and day out, crews labor to keep Pittsburgh tunnel traffic trouble-free

When Labor Day rolls around, many Pittsburghers will no doubt bask in the hard-earned day off by spending time with their families, taking that last dip in the pool and enjoying the remaining vestiges of summer.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

City sues Pittsburgh homeowner over house of filth

The city has filed a lawsuit against a Perry South homeowner who has been cited repeatedly for the past five years and has allegedly done nothing about it.

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WPXI

Brazen street robberies have Pittsburgh on high alert

Authorities have issued a warning to the community of Sheraden after several street robberies have been reported recently in the area.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh girl, 8, helps her sister escape house fire

An 8-year-old girl who woke her older sister and fled their burning house early Wednesday morning is being called a hero by her family.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Girl, 8, helps her sister escape Knoxville house fire

Naquala Crosby said she ran down the steps, holding hands with her 8-year-old sister, as the girls fled their burning home on Zara Street early Wednesday morning.

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