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Fast lane: Pittsburgh should plan for a top-notch BRT
Relief for bus riders, finally, in the congested Downtown-to-Oakland corridor may be coming in the form of Pittsburgh's own Bus Rapid Transit system.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Winwood didn't stop at the '80s [Derived headline] [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA)]
Winwood didn't stop at the '80s He sort of owned the '80s, but not everybody knows that pop- radio hitmaker Steve Winwood has a career as a rock 'n' roller that goes all the way back to 1963.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Best of Culture: December
Drive away the dreariness of December by dancing under a dome of dendrology. "Party in the Tropics" is Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens' 21-and-over jungle nightclub, plopped down among the waterfalls and vines of its indoor tropical forest.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Downtown Pittsburgh, Oakland rapid bus route urged
Backers of a proposed Bus Rapid Transit corridor connecting Downtown Pittsburgh and Oakland have adopted an ambitious timetable to advance the project.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
It's right time to learn this Polish Hill shortcut
In our quirky city of rivers, hills, hidden staircases and you-can't-get-there-from-heres, the shortcut is prized.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Robert Ferrante: Doctor accused of poisoning wife with cyanide had...
A set of keys found on him in July opened a safety deposit box where $30,000 cash was stashed with is daughter's name on it A Pennsylvania doctor accused of poisoning his wife had more than $30,000 stashed in a safe when he was arrested, it emerged this week.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Health Department to move offices
The Allegheny County Health Department will have temporary offices at the Kane Regional Center in Glen Hazel while work is being done at its new home at the former County Morgue Building.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Tonight: The Sphinx Cafe hosts poetry readings
Imagine sitting and hearing Henry David Thoreau read a poem about "light-winged smoke melting thy pinions in thy upward flight."
Weather Watch 4 Tuesday Noon Forecast
POLL PUTS IT AT 4 %. THAT'S DOWN 13 POINTS JUST THIS YEAR. WEATHER WATCH 4 TIME.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Stormy Sunday possible, then chillier
Sunday morning will have light to moderate showers with a few thunderstorms and temps in the 50s.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
New Pittsburgh Courier Online
PIIN meeting goal: Better communities
Gun law reform, funding for the local public transportation system, living wage job opportunities on upcoming local projects, along with a halt on school closings, were just a few of the initiatives discussed at the Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network Call to Action meeting on Nov. 7 at the Rodef Shalom Congregation in Oakland.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Well established Retina Practice in Pittsburgh, PA seeks 2 full time experienced ophthalmic technicians to work primarily in the Oakland office.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Foreign aid: The rise in international students is beneficial
The number of international students enrolled in U.S. colleges and universities is at an all-time high, and that represents enormous opportunity for the country and for Pittsburgh in particular A survey released Tuesday by the Institute of International Education found there were 819,644 international students enrolled in the United States, 7 ... (more)
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Seniors in need of legal aid can turn to students at Pitt's Elder Law Clinic
After Dorothy Gray's husband, George, died in August, she was left with a pile of medical bills and the fear she could lose her Penn Hills home.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The quiet man: Pittsburgh could always count on Bill Coyne
Congressman Bill Coyne was the best kind of liberal -- unapologetic. The Oakland native who represented Pittsburgh for two decades in the House of Representatives was low-key and self-effacing, but he did not shy away from who he was or what he believed.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Good heads for music [Derived headline] [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA)]
Good heads for music While being "on a record label" isn't everything for a band anymore, it's still a pretty big boost, particularly if it's lucky enough to find a label that actually puts the music above all else.
Pittsburgh Film Festival ready to roll
Nov. 07--PITTSBURGH -- Remember: This isn't Sundance. You won't see James Franco, Paris Hilton or Daniel Radcliffe strolling the red carpet for paparazzi then partying all night in clubs.