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Know Yourself, Know Your Limits... a Drake Verse

As I mentioned in my previous post, I went out with one of my best friends, Jade. As we didn’t actually leave the house until after midnight and everything in Pittsburgh closes, we went somewhere close by to get drunk in our bummy fits. 399 more words


A Walk Down Walnut Street: A Quick Little Post.

Pittsburgh called me again on Sunday and I drove down the Turnpike to spend a few hours there.  As a post from last year shows, I have become familiar with some of the neighborhoods on the East side of that city and moved beyond Penn Avenue to see places further afield such as Murray Avenue in Squirrel Hill and finally the campus of Carnegie-Mellon.  355 more words

Architects in the Archives – Harrie Thomas Lindeberg (1879-1959)

Harrie Thomas Lindeberg is different from many of the architects profiled here in that he was not a Houstonian. He was a highly influential architect for wealthy society families in New York; his simple, clean-lined country home designs, vernacular materials, and bare hints of older European architectural vocabulary were significant in setting the style for early 20th century domestic American architecture. 137 more words

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Injuries Reported In 3-Vehicle Crash In Shadyside

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SHADYSIDE (KDKA) — Three vehicles were involved in a crash in Shadyside late Thursday morning.

It happened at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Shady Avenue around 11 a.m. 19 more words


Protesters Block Streets For Ellis School Cleaning Crew's Low Wages

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SHADYSIDE (KDKA) – Protesters blocked streets and chanted in Shadyside on Saturday so administrators at the Ellis School could hear their message. 287 more words


fall floral wreath

The flagship brick and mortar Lily & Val store opened about a year ago on Ellsworth, right on the border of Shadyside and East Liberty. It is a cozy crafting haven of chalkboard art, assorted paper goods, and quaint home decor. 284 more words


Union Says Ellis School Fired Workers, Lowered Wages For New Employees

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SHADYSIDE (KDKA) – Former employees of the Ellis School in Shadyside are upset. They say the school hired a new cleaning company, and that the new contractor is paying employees much less. 322 more words