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  1. 2Do this week, April 6-12: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    What's Opera, Doc? Ahead of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II," which runs Thursday through next Sunday , the ToonSeum is putting a Looney Tunes themed pop-up exhibit on display.

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  2. 2Do this week, March 30-April 5: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Post-gazette.com

    South African activist and Afro-Jazz musician Hugh Masekela will perform at 7 p.m. at the New Hazlett Theater as part of his 75th birthday tour.

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  3. Banking on GenerosityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Magazine

    It is the day of one of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank's larger annual fundraisers, Empty Bowls, but the blizzard is hampering attendance - and contributions.

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  4. 7 Things You Need to Know About the Pittsburgh MarathonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Magazine

    But if you're one of some 30,000 folks planning to participate in the Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon or its related events - or one of tens of thousands more who plan to watch - just how well have you prepared to savor an experience that's uniquely Pittsburgh's? Whether you're a running veteran, a newcomer to our city's streets or an ... (more)

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  5. Obituary: James F. Lally / Labor leader forged friendships with city's most notable figuresRead the original story

    Wednesday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... with anybody. He always respected people," Mr. Whalen said. Irish Catholic to his core, Mr. Lally grew up in Oakland during the Depression and hustled to earn money. As a "Shabbos goy," he lit candles for Orthodox Jewish families each week, washed ...

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  6. IDL Worldwide Designed Kiosks Targets MillennialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | PRWeb

    The quality, workmanship and details have exceeded our expectations. People said it couldn't be done in the short time frame, but IDL over delivered by hitting the time line with quality workmanship.

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  7. This Week in Scorecard Stories #1: April 15, 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Athletics Nation

    Each week, jfkoo's Oakland Athletics scorebook will bring you back to the stands at the Coliseum, in front of the television, or anywhere else baseball can be seen as far back as 2003.

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  8. 'The Johnstown Girls' is a captivating taleRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Post-gazette.com

    "Is a hundred years long enough to keep a secret?" This is the question Johnstown Flood survivor Ellen Emerson asks herself in Kathleen George's latest novel, "The Johnstown Girls."

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  9. Creative Nonfiction Explores Changes & Innovations in Publishing World at Writers' ConferenceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | PR Log

    Apr. 13, 2014 - PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh, PA - April 2, 2014 - Pittsburgh literary organization Creative Nonfiction is celebrating 20 years of publishing, and with the launch of The Creative Nonfiction Writers' Conference this May, the local nonprofit will provide a forum for discussing new and innovative pathways emerging in the rapidly-changing ... (more)

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  10. Saturday Diary / It's pothole city out there, but I've seen worseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Post-gazette.com

    Did you really believe roads would be in any better shape while you were paying the same gas tax, motor vehicle registration and driver license fee in 2013 as you did in 1997? It was grata-fying for me to see the Pittsburgh Public Works Department patching Schenley Drive in Oakland on Thursday morning, one of many crews in the city and throughout ... (more)

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  11. 'The Johnstown Girls' is a captivating taleRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Post-gazette.com

    "Is a hundred years long enough to keep a secret?" This is the question Johnstown Flood survivor Ellen Emerson asks herself in Kathleen George's latest novel, "The Johnstown Girls."

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  12. 2Do this week, March 30-April 5: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    South African activist and Afro-Jazz musician Hugh Masekela will perform at 7 p.m. at the New Hazlett Theater as part of his 75th birthday tour.

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  13. Phoenix Author Publishes New BookRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | PR Leap

    "Working," a new book by Marlon Manning, has been released by RoseDog Books. This book presents empirical observation analysis of a spawning civilization in the United States, which seems to be ethnic in its designation.

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  14. Ben, Jerry, Dave & Andy - Let's Talk Ice CreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | I heart PGH

    ... Pittsburgh ice cream with out mentioning Dave & Andy. I usually skip the line for free cone day and head over to Oakland to buy an ice cream cone from Dave & Andy's Homemade Ice Cream . Dave & Andy's has been making ice cream in Pittsburgh since ...

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  15. 2Do this week, April 6-12: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Post-gazette.com

    What's Opera, Doc? Ahead of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II," which runs Thursday through next Sunday , the ToonSeum is putting a Looney Tunes themed pop-up exhibit on display.

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  16. 2Do This Week, March 16-22: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    In celebration of its 40th anniversary, current and former members of the Pittsburgh Camerata present "Time in All Its Tuneful Turnings," featuring "Spem in Alium," Tallis' 40-part Renaissance motet, along with works by Bruckner, Gabrieli and more.

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  17. Closings slated in deadly shooting outside Oakland's "O"Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | WPXI

    A western Pennsylvania defendant says he pulled out a gun during an early morning confrontation last summer because he hoped it would make the other party back down.

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  18. Jackson says he felt welcomed by RedskinsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Daily Record

    DeSean Jackson says joining the Washington Redskins was about finding a place where he can be happy and be himself.

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  19. AsidesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Post-gazette.com

    ... president from 1997 until last year, were selected because of their record of cooperation and joint success at the Oakland institutions that grew in size and improved in stature under their stewardship. THE MOST POPULAR steward on the planet right ...

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  20. Plugged in: CMU's Electric Garage now offers the only public Tesla charging station in PittsburghRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | POP City

    Need to recharge? Carnegie Mellon University's Electric Garage is now home to a high-power wall connector for Tesla electric cars, joining six existing vehicle recharging stations available for public use in the Oakland facility.

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