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  1. Community rallies around 3-year-old paralyzed in crash on Rankin BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WPXI

    A fundraiser was held Saturday for a 3-year-old girl who was paralyzed after she and her parents were involved in a car accident on the Rankin Bridge in December. Rankin Police Chief Ryan Wooten helped organize the spaghetti dinner for Sonya Martin, who was in the back seat of the car when it fishtailed on ice and struck another car.

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  2. the Sideways Museum Launches windowSPACE During Cultural Trust's Gallery Crawl TonightRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... salvage artists that created the monumental Carrie Deer sculpture at the abandoned Carrie Furnace industrial site in Rankin, Pennsylvania. Recently, Hammond has been creating a collection of soft sculpture fiber work she calls Simple Cells. These ...

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  3. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Presents WINDOWSPACE, Now thru 6/14Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... salvage artists that created the monumental Carrie Deer sculpture at the abandoned Carrie Furnace industrial site in Rankin, Pennsylvania. Recently, Hammond has been creating a collection of soft sculpture fiber work she calls Simple Cells . These ...

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  4. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Presents WINDOWSPACE, 1/23-6/14Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... salvage artists that created the monumental Carrie Deer sculpture at the abandoned Carrie Furnace industrial site in Rankin, Pennsylvania. Recently, Hammond has been creating a collection of soft sculpture fiber work she calls Simple Cells . These ...

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  5. the Sideways Museum to Launch windowSPACE During Cultural Trust's 1/23 Gallery CrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... salvage artists that created the monumental Carrie Deer sculpture at the abandoned Carrie Furnace industrial site in Rankin, Pennsylvania. Recently, Hammond has been creating a collection of soft sculpture fiber work she calls Simple Cells. These ...

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  6. Woodland Hills plan to revamp nears voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Post-gazette.com

    ... The Greater Braddock Ministerial Association, comprising churches in Braddock, North Braddock, Braddock Hills and Rankin, was one of the community organizations that publicly expressed concerns at one of the district's first public forums about the ...

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  7. Man pleads guilty, sentenced in shooting death of 16-year-old in RankinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    An 18-year-old will spend 10 to 25 years in prison for a 2013 killing he pleaded guilty to this morning, a judge decided. Londell Jones of Rankin was 16 when he shot and killed Delasia Dutrieuille, also 16, after a robbery in Hawkins Village in Rankin, assistant district attorney Evan Lowry told Court of Common Pleas Judge Jeffery A. Manning.

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  8. Goodfellows: A family pulls together with the help of an agency in RankinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... they also enjoy such toys as miniature kitchen sets. "That would mean a lot for the kids," said Ms. Dutrieuille of Rankin. "They love toys like the baby dolls." Ms. Dutrieuille, a single mother living in a Palisades Plaza apartment in Rankin, and ...

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  9. Rankin Bridge crash sends child, mom to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Five people, including a 3-year-old girl, were hurt in a crash after a car slid on a patch of ice on the Rankin Bridge. THAT TODDLER WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED.

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  10. Harvey Jerome HindinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Potomac Local

    ... Christ. Harvey was born on July 20, 1929 in Braddock, Penn. to Benjamin and Sarah (Charapp) Hindin. He grew up in Rankin, Penn., where his parents owned a small grocery store at 1 Miller Ave. Harvey and Anna Mae (Ann) Schnaubelt were married on May ...

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  11. Vasquez Drills Mosquera: Rod Salka Wins a BloodbathRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Boxing Scene

    ... 1 4, of Bunola, Pennsylvania, scored a unanimous decision over 33-year old Monty Meza-Clay (36-4, 22 KO), 134 3 4, of Rankin, Pennsylvania. The loss ended an eight-fight win streak for Meza-Clay dating to 2009. Their war of attrition produced cuts ...

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  12. Monty Meza-Clay's Pro Journey is Fueled By FaithRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Boxing Scene

    ... be nice to see him at least put in a position to shine. That might very well be tonight, when the 33-year-old from Rankin, Pennsylvania takes on local rival Rod Salka in a bout that may just be for the minor WBC FECARBOX lightweight title, but which ...

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  13. Cast-iron plaques at Carrie Furnaces will tell the tale of a post-industrial gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    After the mill closed 36 years ago, a wild garden of flowers, trees, vines and weeds began growing around these two blast furnaces and across the 35-acre site in Rankin and Swissvale. Visitors can now see how nature has reclaimed the place where 1,250 tons of molten iron was produced daily, then taken by rail across the Monongahela River to be forged into steel at the U.S. Steel Homestead Works.

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  14. Pennsylvania Legislature approves Act 47 overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    The state Legislature has approved a bill that would overhaul the state law governing financially distressed municipalities -- a category that includes Pittsburgh, as well as a number of Mon Valley communities such as Clairton, Braddock, Rankin and Duquesne. Pittsburgh officials had been unhappy with the bill because they said it would not afford them the opportunity to increase its local services tax, as other Act 47 communities would be permitted to do.

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  15. Woodland Hills strives and struggles to achieve equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the people were still the same," Mr. Johnson said. "They hadn't moved an inch." Recently appointed board member and Rankin resident Ava Johnson, who has lived within the district's boundaries nearly all her life, had seven children matriculate ...

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  16. Woodland Hills plan would close 3 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The Woodland Hills School District today unveiled a plan to close three elementary buildings -- Dickson, Shaffer and Fairless -- along with the district administrative building on Greensburg Pike near the high school for the 2015-16 school year. The plan would reduce the 10 district buildings to seven and affect every building in the district except for Woodland Hills Academy and the district's alternative school, Rankin Promise.

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  17. Sweeping changes to Act 47 proposed in HarrisburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Washington County representative who was the bill's sponsor. Clairton and Braddock have been under Act 47 since 1988, Rankin since 1989 and Duquesne since 1991. Aliquippa, which is not in the Mon Valley but is a former steel powerhouse, has been ...

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  18. Deer sculpture inspires restoration effortsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... to save it from deterioration. The Carrie Deer, created in 1997 from found materials at the blast furnace plant in Rankin, serves as both a symbol of man's interaction with nature and the rebirth that shaped the region during both Carrie Furnace's ...

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  19. Deer sculpture inspires restoration effortsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... to save it from deterioration. The Carrie Deer, created in 1997 from found materials at the blast furnace plant in Rankin, serves as both a symbol of man's interaction with nature and the rebirth that shaped the region during both Carrie Furnace's ...

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  20. Sheffield Area News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Times Observer

    ... Rita Zevotek Goldthwaite, Ruth Lindberg Tidrick, Karen Whitton Donaldson, Ray Lee, Rose Anne Grandinetti, Judy Rankin Manupelli and Mary Jo Pastrick Eckstrom. Class of 1984 30th class reunion: front row, Sheryl Dilick Burge, Deborah Doyle Labesky, ...

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