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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is located in Allegheny County. Zip codes in Pittsburgh, PA include 15231, 15289, and 15279. The median home price in Pittsburgh is $140,000 which is roughly $66/per square foot. More Pittsburgh information.

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2 hrs ago | POP City

Pop Filter Hot Pick: Girls Rock! Pittsburgh benefit concert

The Girls Rock! Pittsburgh benefit concert is Saturday at 7PM at Assemble. Admission is $5.

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5 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Raves: Grushecky's music can offer inspiration not to ever give up

Believe it or not, Erie was a pretty nice town: friendly people, good restaurants, beautiful sunsets along the lake shore, lots of history, low cost of living.

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5 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Pittsburgh to start work on bike-only lanes next week

Installation of bicycle-only lanes on Penn Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh and the Strip District will begin next week, Mayor Bill Peduto announced.

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14 hrs ago | Business Journal

First office tenant announced for North Shore Place

The first office tenant announced for North Shore Place II, the new 120,000-square-foot mixed-use project between PNC Park and Heinz Field, is an affiliated firm of the project's developer, Columbus-based Continental Real Estate Cos.

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18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Philadelphia Earns Millions By Seizing Cash And Homes From People Never Charged With A Crime

Founded in 1991, the Institute for Justice is what a civil liberties law firm should be.

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22 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

Man gets life in slaying outside western Pa. bar

A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole in the shooting death of another man outside a Pittsburgh bar last fall.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Almanac

police beatPolice beat - Week of Aug. 27 Bethel Park

Several vehicles, most of which were unlocked and at various locations throughout the municipality, were entered and numerous items such as electronics and loose change were stolen, police said.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mayor Peduto announces early childhood education panel

Mayor Bill Peduto today named a "Mayor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Early Childhood Education" to try to help secure a federal grant for preschool education.

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Business Journal

Judge clears way for NLRB to subpoena UPMC

A federal court judge in Pittsburgh on Friday granted a National Labor Relations Board request to subpoena UPMC records, while also questioning whether the government agency was entitled to the information.

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POP City

Just Harvest wins national farmers market poster contest

Just Harvest won first place in the Farmers Market Coalition's first-ever nationwide farmers market poster contest, beating out more than 160 entries for a prize of $1,000.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Organized bike ride draws nearly 3,000 bicyclists for tour of city

A rider in a yellow shirt and gray cargo shorts pedaled mightily Sunday afternoon, but cars still backed up behind him.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Erie Times News

Cops: 3 gunmen kill woman, hurt mom in Pittsburgh

Three gunmen fired at least 20 shots into a home, killing a woman and wounding her mother inside their garage, police said Saturday.

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Post-gazette.com

Riverlife: Antique sewage system cannot persist in Pittsburgh

There's no delicate way to put it: our city's antique sewer system, like those of many older Eastern cities, combines both the rainwater that falls on our streets and rooftops with the wastewater that comes from our bathrooms.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Bill to overturn discrimination against gay employees stalled in Harrisburg

Same-sex marriage became legal in Pennsylvania when a federal district judge ruled in May that the commonwealth's ban was unconstitutional, but the state remains the only one in the Northeast that does not ban discrimination in housing, workplace and public accommodation based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Police Blotter

According to Pennsylvania State Police, Carlisle, Ciara Stanley, 20, Shippensburg was found on the sofa on Aug. 22 around 1:13 a.m. and was under the influence of alcohol.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

CBS Local

Demand Pushes Growth For More Hotels In Downtown Pittsburgh

The other day a friend said he couldn't find a hotel room Downtown for less than $500 a night.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Daughter killed, mother wounded in Hill District shooting

A large police presence converges on a Hill District home, where a daughter was killed and her mother was wounded in a shooting.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Fineview apartment standoff ends in 6 arrests

Six people were arrested Friday morning after a brief standoff with police at a Fineview apartment.

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Business Journal

Pitcairn police first trained in drug-overdose treatment

Police officers at a suburban Pittsburgh police department have been trained to administer a drug overdose antidote, the first police officers to get the training in the region and part of a larger effort to curb opioid overdose deaths.

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Post-gazette.com

Green infrastructure comes to Schenley Park

Green infrastructure isn't taking Pittsburgh by storm yet, but it is gaining momentum and ground - most recently, six acres in Schenley Park, which includes the sloping lawn between Beacon and Bartlett streets near Panther Hollow Road.

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