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The Modesto Bee
Show features ghost signs of Pittsburgh
In a city like Pittsburgh, history is inescapable. And that's no more true than at Pittsburgh Filmmakers Galleries in Oakland where the current exhibit "Palimpsests: Ghost Signs of Pittsburgh" displays approximately 150 documentary photographs of fading signs captured in as many locations in and around the city.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Higher Ed's Trademark Track
Colleges and universities have been amassing a trove of registered trademarks in recent years-and not just for the traditional marks that represent their names and athletic team insignias.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Law firms, corporate legal departments largest employers of 2013 local law school grads
The majority of 2013 graduates of Pittsburgh-area law schools were hired by law firms, according to a report by the American Bar Association.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Inspiring Minds holds annual gala
The goal of Inspiring Minds, an organization dedicated to bettering the lives of underrepresented youths in Warren, is to eliminate excuses and road blocks to success, and Saturday, that mission was celebrated.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Run for Ryan celebrates life of local soldier killed in Afghanistan
Hundreds of people came together Saturday to remember a local soldier killed in the line of duty.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Religion scholars go into, behind, and beyond Scripture
Religion scholars are an eclectic group. They seem to really love their subject - not just the academic aspect, but its sacredness, too.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
How Is Scientific Sampling Done? Duquesne to Demonstrate Methods for Monitoring at Wingfield Pines
How do scientists monitor water quality? What processes do they use to remediate contaminated water and land? How do they study fish? Curious adults and children are invited to see science in action on Saturday, April 12, when Duquesne University, in collaboration with the Allegheny Land Trust , present Science: A Day with Duquesne at Wingfield ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Spring Redd Up set to collect 300 tons of trash
A dozen years ago, Boris Weinstein's began a personal campaign to clean up litter in Shadyside.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Duquesne University gets $1.4M research grant
Duquesne University's new biomedical engineering initiative has received a five-year $1.4 million grant to capture and analyze skin cancer cells.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
Eye on Research: Professor wins grant to study sun's magnetic field
You may have heard you shouldn't look directly at the sun, but that's exactly what Jason Jackiewicz does for a living.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Story of Jesus comes to life
Jesus, played by Anthony Mari, struggles under the weight of the cross. The Catholic Church of St. Ann will present 'Living Stations of the Cross' on April 11. While most churches display the 14 stations of the cross as still images on plaques or carvings, St. Ann's treatment brings those pictures to life.
Duquesne University dean's list
Joshua Noel of Littlestown, a 2012 graduate of Delone Catholic High School, was named to the fall 2013 dean's list at Duquesne University.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
All About Jazz
Justin DiCioccio -- Tribute To Sammy Nestico at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
On Monday March 24th Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola was the again the scene of a memorable big band concert from the Manhattan School of Music Concert Jazz Band under the direction of Justin DiCioccio.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Abraham S. - Brownie' - Abe' Brown
He was born in Homestead, son of Sam and Mary Brown. On June 11, 1950, he married Lula Mary Nassif in Altoona.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Investor's case gives Pitt law students a chance to make a case to the nation's highest court
When Laurence Stone cried foul after losing big time in a Bear Stearns hedge fund that invested in mortgage-backed securities, the suburban Philadelphia investor got no love from a panel of arbitrators who unanimously threw out his $7.6 million claim.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
The Lebanon Daily News
On campus a " 3/28
Ryan D. Roth of Lebanon, a computer-aided product design student at Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, recently earned an industry certification related to Autodesk, a leading producer of computer-aided drafting and design software.
Pitt, Duquesne students to receive Goldwater Scholarship
Three Duquesne University students and one University of Pittsburgh student are among those selected for Goldwater Scholarships for 2014-15.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Central Jersey community events
The group represents America's longest-running multicultural song and dance company.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Prenatal yoga instructor expands business to meet growing demands
When her son was a toddler, Deena Blumenfeld started teaching yoga, partly out of a need for adult contact.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Jim Hightower: The Symbolism of One Adjunct Professor's Death
Margaret Mary died last summer at age 83 - and her death has turned her name into an emotional rallying cry for adjunct college teachers who're seeking justice from their schools.