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  1. Tri-state coal interests rally before hearings in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Coal and mining supporters rally at Highmark Stadium in Pittsburgh to oppose stricter EPA regulations on coal-burning power plants More than 2,000 union workers and others organized by the coal industry in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia joined top state elected officials Wednesday to rally against proposed stricter federal pollution ... (more)


  2. Recent Developments in U.S. Water PrivatizationRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Reason Foundation

    ... ordered by bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes, which seeks to force Detroit and three surrounding counties - Wayne, Oakland and Macomb - to come to a resolution on the bankruptcy plan's proposed spinoff of the system to a regional public authority. ...


  3. The Port Authority should fix basic transit, not dream up new ideasRead the original story

    Monday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... construct (after a multi-million-dollar feasibility study) a $200 million toy that will reduce the travel time from Oakland to Downtown, a trip that currently takes 11 minutes at rush hour by conventional bus. Is there a compelling reason to pour ...


  4. MAC U17 all-stars fall to Pennsylvania team at AAU nationalsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Houlton's Kyle Bouchard had 14 points, nine rebounds and four assists for MAC, while Nick Mayo of Messalonskee of Oakland added 14 points and five rebounds. Dayne Savage of Caribou contributed nine points and four rebounds, while Ben Malloy of Bonny ...


  5. Port Authority standing pat on routesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Post-gazette.com

    Dennis Donahoe has to walk two miles and conquer a steep hill to reach the Port Authority bus route nearest to his apartment in north Baldwin Borough.


  6. Not all Pittsburgh region roads as bad as they look on paperRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Post-gazette.com

    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.


  7. Obituary: Lewis D. Morse / Former World War II soldier and inventorRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... featuring the son of immigrants achieving professional success after experiencing the horrors of World War II. The Oakland resident since 1989 and his identical twin, Jack, were first-generation Americans raised by Lithuanian parents in New York ...


  8. Baltimore Orioles: Previewing the second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Isportsweb.com

    After splitting the first two games with the Oakland Athletics, the Baltimore Orioles find themselves four games up in the AL East.


  9. For Women, Early Sexual Abuse Tied to Atherosclerosis Later in LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | PsychCentral

    Women who were sexually abused as children often show signs of atherosclerosis, an early indication of cardiovascular disease, according to new research.


  10. Sexual abuse in childhood linked to signs of atherosclerosis in midlifeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Holtville Tribune

    Women who were sexually abused as children may show signs of atherosclerosis, an early indication of cardiovascular disease, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke.


  11. Tuition at Pitt up more than 3 percent next yearRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | ABC 27

    ... d number of applicants, with more than 30,000 seeking 3,900 spots in the freshman class at the campus in the city's Oakland neighborhood.


  12. Latest Pennsylvania sportsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | ABC 27

    ... but will get the start on Friday when the Pirates host Colorado. It could be one fun summer in California, where Oakland begins the weekend with the best record in the majors, and the Giants, Angels and Dodgers in prime playoff position. The trade ...


  13. East Xtra: Franklin grad hopes to step up in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... 16.8 points, and performing individual workouts, Novak is also polishing his game at The Scoring Factory in Oakland under the supervision of Pete Strobl, a skills development coach who played and coached overseas for nine years. Novak is focused ...


  14. Best Waffles In PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CBS Local

    The process for waffle making was established in Medieval times as a way of making large communion wafers.


  15. Mayor Peduto is making streets safer for cyclistsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Post-gazette.com

    Thank you, Mayor Bill Peduto, for selecting Oakland to receive one of Pittsburgh's first protected bike lanes.


  16. 5 Things: Port Authority OKs fund shift for study ... August Wilson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    ... which was approved during a special meeting Tuesday of the Port Authority. The rapid transit line would be between Oakland and downtown Pittsburgh using a model that is already in place in Cleveland and Denver. A hearing Thursday in Allegheny County ...


  17. PA: Port Authority of Allegheny County to Consider Funding Bus Rapid TransitRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Mass Transit

    July 15--Funding for rapid bus service between Downtown and Oakland will be discussed on Tuesday at a special Port Authority of Allegheny County board meeting, where members are likely to reopen the 2014-15 budget.


  18. 5 Things: Corbett stumps for pension reform plan ... McCutchen leads...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    ... of the Port Authority of Allegheny County will look at additional funding for bus rapid transit service between Oakland and downtown Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review looks at what the Port Authority would do with a potential addition of $3 ...


  19. Obituary: Sid Kweller / Commercial interior designer and artistRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... where he and his wife, Dorothy, lived, and going out to dinner, family members said. Mr. Kweller grew up in South Oakland in a family of six children, raised by a widowed mother. After graduating from Schenley High School, he attended Carnegie Tech, ...


  20. Road testing Yellow Cab, Lyft and Uber in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in the 80 to 85 mph range, said rider Isaac Stanley-Becker. When we requested a taxi for a trip from Manchester to Oakland on a Wednesday morning, we weren't sure what to expect. But a polite older driver, who apologized for not calling while en ...


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