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Erie Times News
In Brief: Protesters arrested at union rallies at UPMC
Organizers said 30 protesters have been arrested during a demonstration for a labor union and higher employee wages at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
SEIU: 6 demonstrators cited at Shadyside Hospital
Police cited six people Wednesday morning at a union demonstration near UPMC Shadyside Hospital as organizers made plans for a second rally at UPMC's downtown Pittsburgh headquarters later in the day.
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.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
What's going on? UPMC-Highmark deal leaves public confused
Like that divorcing husband and wife who squabble over every household item, Highmark and UPMC inked a state-brokered separation agreement late last month and then resumed their argument over who gets what.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Not all Pittsburgh region roads as bad as they look on paper
When an Act 47 financial overseer reported recently that 56 percent of Pittsburgh's streets were rated zero, meaning they were in worse-than-poor condition, it almost seemed too bad to be true.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Best Waffles In Pittsburgh
The process for waffle making was established in Medieval times as a way of making large communion wafers.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Erie Times News
Highmark-UPMC deal brings relief to local patients, employers
David Dausey has talked with local employers, workers and health plan administrators since Highmark and UPMC agreed June 28 to keep UPMC Hamot and other "rural" UPMC hospitals in Highmark's provider network.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Road testing Yellow Cab, Lyft and Uber in Pittsburgh
The traditional Pittsburgh driver knows the route to travel to avoid crossing the same river twice in one trip.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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Art Review: 'The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Alumni & Student Show'...
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 10--It has become an annual event, but given the font of talent, "The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Alumni & Student Show" doesn't disappoint.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
UV Robots Zap Germs and Disinfect Rooms at UPMC Hospitals
The newest UV robot, nicknamed "Violet," was recently given to UPMC Passavant by the Passavant Hospital Foundation .
Mon Jul 07, 2014
God and Dick Scaife
I was saddened to wake up the morning of July 4 and learn that Richard Mellon Scaife, Pittsburgh billionaire, conservative philanthropist extraordinaire, and spearhead of Hillary Clinton's ominous "vast right-wing conspiracy," died at age 82. How appropriate that this patriot bid goodbye on July 4. It's fitting, too, that his death comes within a ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Stuff We Love: 6 Summertime Essentials
For the runner who yearns to break up with heavy shoes, Nike has engineered something lighter.