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Pittsburgh braces for waves of demonstrations, marches on EPA rules
Downtown traffic could snarl by midday Thursday when thousands of miners and their union allies are poised to march in Pittsburgh's streets in opposition to a federal plan to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Diana Nelson Jones: Old hardware store displays artistry in staying competitive
Since I was a kid who followed my adults into hardware stores, I have had a weakness for such places, even though rivets, fittings, sockets and elbow joints I wisely leave to the hands of experts.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
W. Pa. immigration court clogged by case backlog
A video feed links people in the Immigration and Customs Enforcement building in Pittsburgh's South Side to Honeyman and other judges in Philadelphia.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Business Briefs: Severstal finalizes sale of Miss., Mich. plants
Russian steel producer OAO Severstal is selling its Columbus, Miss., plant to Fort Wayne, Ind.-based Steel Dynamics for $1.6 billion and its Dearborn, Mich., plant to AK Steel of West Chester, Ohio, for $700 million.
Police: Legally blind man stabs father of 2 outside South Side eatery
A fight in Pittsburgh's South Side Sunday night ended when a legally blind man stabbed a father of two several times outside of an East Carson Street eatery.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Millennium Dance opens first East Coast location in Pittsburgh
Tawni Darby, 23, is the owner and general manager of the new Millennium Dance Complex Pittsburgh.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Holy Family Institute Hosting Child Refugees From Central America
They're kids, some as young as 5- and 6-years-old, who say they've fled poverty-stricken and gang-invested Central America for the chance of new life in the United States.
Best Waffles In Pittsburgh
The process for waffle making was established in Medieval times as a way of making large communion wafers.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Judge gives South Hills landlord 30 days for tenant relocation proposal
A landlord facing an avalanche of building and health code violations for a row of town houses and a neighboring apartment complex in Carrick will have until the end of the month to clear out the remaining tenants before his next appearance in front of a local judge.
Pittsburgh Drone Masters work to demystify technology
On a cloudless 75-degree day in Sewickley's Blueberry Hill Park, as parents divided attention between peewee lacrosse and toddlers racing on grassy mounds around the field, eyes in the sky were capturing it all.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Road testing Yellow Cab, Lyft and Uber in Pittsburgh
The traditional Pittsburgh driver knows the route to travel to avoid crossing the same river twice in one trip.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Rally Calls For Ride-Sharing Programs To Be Granted Licenses
With plenty of riders, drivers and elected officials present, and even a baby sporting that pink moustache, local officials asked the Public Utility Commission to grant an emergency temporary license to allow Uber and Lyft to operate pending final approval of their permanent license.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Local biz in da' Burgh: a Q&a with Dan Rugh of Commonwealth Press
Pittsburgh is bursting at the seams with exciting and interesting local businesses and behind every great business is a great business owner.
Sun Jul 06, 2014