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Taking Care of Business in the 'Burgh

Pittsburgh was a poster-child for rust-belt city decline for decades after the steel industry vanished.  As of late, it’s been doing much better.  It’s been ranked in the upper tier of most livable cities in the United States consistently over the past few years.   67 more words

Online Auctions Fill Pa. Municipal Coffers

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Across Pennsylvania, local governments looking to dispose of police cruisers, snowplows, copy machines and other assets are finding better luck online than through traditional live auctions. 577 more words


Kenny Chesney Coming Back To Pittsburgh In 2015

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The last time Kenny Chesney came to Pittsburgh, the biggest story had nothing to do with music.

According to the official Twitter account for Heinz Field… 301 more words


Mayor Details Budget, Public Safety In State Of City Address

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Mayor Bill Peduto delivered his State of the City address Monday morning and released details about next year’s budget and new ways to help keep Pittsburghers safe. 388 more words


Ya Jagoff! Get It In The Dictionary-Here's How

We’ve all used it. But, is it a term of endearment or is it just a nice word for idiot??

However you use it, there are a bunch of people who want to see it in Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary!  54 more words


City Of Pittsburgh & Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge

Pittsburgh has been invited to apply for a public art challenge grant, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies.

In order to apply, cities must partner with local artists and organizations to come up with ideas for public art installations around town. 60 more words

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New Grayson Center Aims To Bring Hill District Youth Together

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The official ribbon cutting was proof of a dream fulfilled.

It marked the opening of the Jeron Xavier Grayson Community Center in Pittsburgh’s Hill District. 335 more words