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  1. Shop Holiday: Gifts for the biggest Pittsburgh sports fansRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Steelers slippers: Few scenes are more synonymous with Christmas Day than putting your slippers on and heading downstairs to the tree . While keeping your feet warm through the cold Pittsburgh winter, why not express your fandom? $13.99 at Target.

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  2. Howard Hanna Commercial, Langholz Wilson Ellis to mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Business Journal

    Part of the downtown Pittsburgh skyline and the Sixteenth Street Bridge, as photographed from Washington's Landing September 15, 2010. JOE WOJCIK PHOTO Howard Hanna Commercial and Pittsburgh commercial brokerage Langholz Wilson Ellis announced a merger Friday afternoon that will bring the two together under the banner of Hanna Langholz Wilson Ellis .

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  3. PA: $500K Grant to Fund Bike Sharing Comes Through for PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Mass Transit

    Five hundred German bicycles will arrive in Pittsburgh when officials spend $500,000 from a federal grant on a bike share program set to begin in the spring. Provided by Nextbike, the share system will pepper peddled vehicles in 50 stations throughout Downtown, the North Side, South Side Flats, Oakland and the East End.

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  4. Feds bust counterfeiting scam after catching break at Pittsburgh coffee shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... DO I KNOW THAT CHANGE ISN'T ON ME? THEY MANUFACTURED COUNTERFEIT BILLS AND ARE BEING PASSED IN OUR NEIGHBORHOOD IN OAKLAND AND OTHER PLACES. THROUGH THE DETECTION OF THE BILL AT PETE'S COFFEE, WE WERE TO LEARN THAT AT LEAST ONE RESIDENT HERE IN ...

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  5. International cyber counterfeiting scam busted in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... HAS ALL BEEN GOING ON FOR YEARS. GET THIS. IT ALL COMES BACK TO PITTSBURGH WHEN A MAN WALKS INTO A COFFEE SHOP IN OAKLAND AND BUYS A CUP OF COFFEE WITH A $100 BILL THAT TURNED OUT TO BE A COUNTERFEIT. WELL, THAT WHOLE TRANSACTION WAS CAUGHT ON ...

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  6. Daughter of murder-suicide victim searching for answersaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | O-R Online

    ... she said. “I don't know what happened. I don't know if she saw this coming on.” Bottles, of the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, said Michael was good to her mother. At times, he could be “standoffish,” but she said he was ...

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  7. Pittsburgh conference seeks input for region's energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Post-gazette.com

    From generation to transmission to distribution to end use, the energy lost in the greater Pittsburgh area is enough to power Pennsylvania and West Virginia for more than a year. Improving the region's energy infrastructure was the topic of the "Energy for the Power of 32" conference held Thursday at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

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  8. Alcoa reaches deal to buy Tital; Peet's Coffee & Tea closing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Post-gazette.com

    Alcoa announced a definitive agreement to purchase Tital, a German manufacturer of titanium and aluminum castings for the aerospace industry. Terms were not disclosed.

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  9. Peet's Coffee & Tea to close Pittsburgh-region shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Business Journal

    The Peet's Coffee & Tea at the SouthSide Works notifies customers that it will close after Monday, December 15 with a sign in the door. Peet's Coffee & Tea is shutting its three shops in the Pittsburgh region, according to employees at two of the stores.

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  10. 2Do this week, Dec. 14-20: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Jazz saxophonist Elan Trotman performs as part of N-Motion Entertainment's Smooth Jazz Holiday at Latitude 360, 200 Quinn Drive., The Point at North Fayette, at 6 p.m. The Barbados native attended the renowned Berklee College of Music and has performed with Michael McDonald, Roberta Flack, Jonathan Butler, Keiko Matsui, Johnny Gill, Earl Klugh, Jeff Lorber, Peter White, Brian Simpson and many more. For tickets, $20 in advance, $25 at the door, www.brownpapertickets.com.

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  11. Merante Brothers Market in North Strabane shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | O-R Online

    ... operation, at 604 W. McMurray Road, shut down Monday, according to an employee at the remaining market in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh. She did not give a reason for the closing. A message posted Sunday on the market's Facebook page says: ...

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  12. Powerful Storm Bears Down on Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... on Saturday, February 14. Miranda Lambe... NFL Thursday, Dec. 11= Arizona at St. Louis, 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14= Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m. Pittsburgh at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Washington at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m... (SAN FRANCISCO) - Rain started to ...

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  13. Carrie Underwood Unveils Fitness Apparel Brand in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... on Saturday, February 14. Miranda Lambe... NFL Thursday, Dec. 11= Arizona at St. Louis, 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14= Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m. Pittsburgh at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Washington at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m... Carrie Underwood was in New York City ...

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  14. Vehicle sought in fatal hit-and-run on Parkway East in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Police are searching for the vehicles that struck and killed a pedestrian on the Parkway East in Oakland Wednesday night. State police said the 45-year-old man was struck shortly before 11:30 p.m. in an outbound lane of the parkway/Interstate 376 East, about a quarter-mile east of the Boulevard of the Allies exit, throwing the victim into the inbound lanes.

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  15. 'Hour of Code': Youth in Pittsburgh, around globe aim to grasp computer basicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Post-gazette.com

    ... "demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics." In the first year of Hour of Code last year, about 70 Oakland Catholic students participated. This year, the school rolled out a "Mission Forward" initiative providing a laptop for each ...

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  16. Can you breathe? Website explores city air pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | POP City

    Pittsburgh is known for many things, but its great air quality isn't one of them, according to Carnegie Mellon University Robotics Professor Illah Nourbakhsh, who worked to enable the Pittsburgh Breathe Cam website . The website allows visitors to observe the air quality in real time from various locations and also read data about it.

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  17. Latest Pennsylvania sportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | ABC 27

    ... 32 saves for New York. PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed pitcher Josh Lindblom off waivers from Oakland and added former major league manager Grady Little and former infielder Kevin Young to the front office. Lindblom, 27, is 5-8 ...

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  18. Meet Kathy Lachenauer, new executive director of Family HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | POP City

    A new face at Family House is doing her part to ensure Pittsburgh stays a world-class medical leader. Kathy Lachenauer was recently named the new executive director of Family House, a nonprofit that provides housing for families of loved ones receiving treatment in Pittsburgh.

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  19. University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Study Shows Some...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | BioSpace

    Study Shows Some Newborns Lose Weight Much Faster Than Previously Recognized Using weights obtained from over 100,000 Northern California babies, a new study is the first to detail the weight loss patterns of exclusively breastfed newborns. The results show that some breastfed babies lose weight faster and for a longer period than was previously recognized.

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  20. City calendar: 12/08/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    OAKLAND: "Masters of the Baroque," a co-presentation of Chatham Baroque and Chamber Music Pittsburgh, will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Twentieth Century Club, 4201 Bigelow Blvd. The program for the concert will include works by J.S. Bach, Handel, Corelli and Vivaldi. Tickets are $35 general admission, $15 for students.

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