Thursday Aug 28
Pennsylvania lawmakers push for ride-sharing
Before a hearing of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission's full five-member board, several Pittsburgh-area legislators testified Thursday to their constituents' desires for new ride-sharing services to continue operations in Allegheny County.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Online PhD Programs Publishes Ranking of U.S. Cities with the Most Doctoral Degree Holders
Online PhD Programs, an independent guide to earning a doctorate over the Internet, has published a ranking of the top 50 U.S. cities with highest percentage of doctoral degree holders .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Picking up at Pittsburgh airport still not allowed for Lyft, Uber
Confusion over where ride-share companies such as Lyft and Uber can pick up passengers at Pittsburgh International Airport prompted the Allegheny County Airport Authority to update its regulations July 1. But at present, ride-share companies are required to follow the same rules as any other non-commercial vehicle when picking up passengers at the ... (more)
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Pittsburgh-area farmers markets grow
When Maria Aimone, 92, of Brookline found out that strawberries from Jodikino's Farm in Clinton were $5 a quart at the Carrick farmers market, she said something she wouldn't say to a supermarket cashier.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Peduto presses ahead on ride share support
While on an errand Friday morning to pick up toothpaste and shampoo, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto said he will continue to press the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and legislators for a resolution to the ride-sharing debate in Pittsburgh.