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  1. Legendary Sesame Street puppeteer at The Hollywood for special screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Almanac

    The historic Hollywood Theater in Dormont and Horror Realm announce a visit from legendary puppeteer Caroll Spinney, made famous for bringing the characters of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch to life on “Sesame Street.” Spinney will be at the theater for a special morning screening of the 1985 family road movie “Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird.” The event, sponsored by WQED, is set for 8:30 a.m. July 25. In the 1985 family musical comedy, Big Bird tries to find his way back to Sesame Street. A social worker sends Big Bird to Illinois to live with a family of dodos because she thinks he'd be happier among his own kind.

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  2. Finance committee recommends Cowan be paid for extra workRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Review

    With the leave-taking of Service-Safety Director Ryan Estell last week, Planning Director/Engineer Bill Cowan has taken on additional duties, and City Council's finance committee is recommending he be paid for that extra work. Estell resigned to accept another position in Dormont, Pa., having said that Cowan, as well as some department heads, would be taking on some of his duties for the remainder of the year rather than Mayor Jim Swoger hiring a replacement with a new mayor expected to take the reins in January.

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  3. Paddleboard yoga classes hitting area poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | O-R Online

    ... is taking her paddleboard lessons to local pools, scheduling classes like stand-up paddleboard yoga at pools in Dormont, Upper St. Clair, Settlers Cabin and South Park. “Stand-up paddleboard yoga, or 'SUP yoga,' is unique because you're ...

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  4. AIU sees drop in special education studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Post-gazette.com

    ... taught independent living skills - have dropped to zero enrollment. The Life House Program, which has a facility in Dormont, will close. Additionally, the number of special education supervisors placed in districts decreased from five to zero, and ...

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  5. 8 energy companies score as oil prices riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | USA Today

    This April 29, 2014 photos shows Exxon signage at a mini-mart in Dormont, Pa. Exxon Mobil reports quarterly earnings on Thursday, May 1, 2014.

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  6. 8 energy companies score as oil prices soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | NewsOK.com

    ... a USA TODAY analysis of data from S&P Capital IQ. This April 29, 2014 photos shows Exxon signage at a mini-mart in Dormont, Pa. Exxon Mobil reports quarterly earnings on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) ORG XMIT: NYBZ133 And we're ...

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  7. Dormont plans new stormwater fee to deal with runoff costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Post-gazette.com

    During Monday's council meeting, an ad hoc citizens' stormwater management committee gave a presentation about Dormont's need to address flooding and compliance issues, with the recommendation of the fee to cover associated costs. A public workshop to explain the committee's recommendations further is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. June 18 at the borough building.

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  8. Memorial Fund Set Up For Family Of Dormont ManRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... local programming, 7-days [] PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) - A memorial fund has been set up for the family of the missing Dormont man who was found dead near the railroad tracks in Station Square this week. His body was found the next afternoon near the ...

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  9. Autopsy set on missing man found dead near Pittsburgh tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... an entertainment district near the light-rail train stop where Yancoskie was expected to catch a train home to Dormont after Wednesday's game. Yancoskie's wife says he texted her from the ballgame about wanting to take her to PNC Park in the near ...

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  10. City wants to use technology so drivers can find, pay for spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... management, enforcement management and dynamic parking pricing. In April, MeterFeeder rolled out its services in Dormont and earlier this month the company signed contracts with Belleview and Homestead. Gibbs said the startup is expecting to add an ...

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  11. Police: Missing Dormont man found dead, appears accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A body found Thursday near railroad tracks above Station Square is that of a man who had been reported missing Wednesday after a Pirates game, Dormont police said. OUTSIDE OF PNC PARK.

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  12. Six Allegheny Communities Named Among Most Sustainable In PARead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... honored at a June 5 luncheon in Pittsburgh for achieving certification as sustainable communities. Upper St. Clair, Dormont, Moon, Pine, Baldwin, and Cranberry are 6 of 23 municipalities around the state that have been certified Gold, meaning that ...

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  13. Grand Jury meets in Dormont as part of investigation of Plum HS teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WPXI

    Target 11 investigator Rick Earle has learned that a county grand jury run by the District Attorney's Office met behind closed doors Thursday as part of an expanding investigation into Plum Senior High School teachers accused of having sex with students. Former Plum High School ROTC instructor Scott Kolar was among those who arrived early Thursday morning to testify before the grand jury.

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  14. Fran Fisher, broadcaster for Penn St. football, dies at 91Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... and attended his first Penn State football game as a boy in 1932, when he was living in the Pittsburgh suburb of Dormont. Fisher's family later moved to Greensburg, where he graduated high school in 1941. Fisher attended Bethany College and then ...

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  15. Fran Fisher, broadcaster for Penn St. football, dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... and attended his first Penn State football game as a boy in 1932, when he was living in the Pittsburgh suburb of Dormont. Fisher's family later moved to Greensburg, where he graduated high school in 1941. Fisher attended Bethany College and then ...

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  16. Ballet brings author's story to life for Keystone Oaks studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    Students at all three elementary schools in the Keystone Oaks School District -- Aiken, Dormont and Myrtle Avenue -- were paid a visit by author David Ira Rottenberg, who read his children's book "Gwendolyn the Graceful Pig" May 5 during assemblies at each school. Mr. Rottenberg, who lives near Boston, brought his story to life by incorporating students from the Ballet Academy of Pittsburgh who acted out scenes from the book.

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  17. Obituary: Paul J. Koropal / Veteran DA detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... is survived by his wife, Kelly Yovetich Koropal; a daughter, Sarah, and a son, Paul Jr.; his mother, Rita Koropal of Dormont; and three sisters, Kim Koropal of Downtown, Sandra Koropal of Beechview and Lisa Chambers of Dormont. Visitation will be ...

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  18. Allegheny County Council rejects restaurant gradesRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | The Almanac

    ... for food poisoning,” she said. One councilman who has dealt with food poisoning is Jim Ellenbogen (D-Dormont), who voted no after explaining he and his family were gravely sickened by restaurant food a few years ago. “I've tried to ...

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  19. Guardian Storage Faces Opposition to Self-Storage Development in Dormont, PARead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Inside Self-Storage

    Guardian Storage, which operates 15 self-storage facilities in Colorado and Pennsylvania, is facing opposition in its quest to tear down a vacant building and construct a four-story storage facility in Dormont, Pa. The zoning board approved one special exception for the project last week but has yet to rule on several variance requests from the storage operator.

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  20. Health happenings for Tuesday, April 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... is holding its annual "Girls' Night Out" fundraiser next Tuesday at the Hollywood Theater, 1449 Potomac Ave., Dormont. The evening features a private 7 p.m. screening of "West Side Story," along with the chance to win designer leather accessories. ...

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