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  1. 2Do this week, Feb. 26-March 4: Cultural events around PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks' BYOB explores "Sappy Shakespeare" in honor of the month of love at Te Cafe, 2000 Murray Ave., Squirrel Hill, at 7:30 p.m. Calling all drama queens, poetic waxers, over-the-toppers and melodramatic types. Bring the histrionics, the tissues and your favorite Shakespearean monologue, scene or poem .

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  2. In Pittsburgh's fight against blight, some areas left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, FEB. 25, 2017- In this Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 photo, a bicyclist rides by the green between Bakery Living Blue and Orange near Bakery Square, in Pittsburgh.

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  3. Random Acts of Kindness: Cleaning up the viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... very much we appreciate her "back-aching" work! The movie, "Angels in the Outfield," was filmed at Forbes Field in Oakland in 1951. How appropriate, as angels have long watched over those of us from Pittsburgh. Remember the Immaculate Reception? I ...

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  4. Concord Hospitality Breaks Ground on Pittsburgh's First Autograph...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Hospitality Net

    Concord Hospitality announced today that it plans to open Pittsburgh's first Autograph CollectionA Hotel in the heart of the Oakland neighborhood. Construction began on the 167-room property, The Oaklander Hotel, last month.

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  5. Police investigating claims of sexual assault at Yeshiva SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in Pittsburgh, the Yeshiva School opened its doors to four students in an attic apartment on Dawson Street in Oakland in the early 1940s. Since then it has grown into a proud presence in the community, including a multimillion-dollar renovation and ...

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  6. Concord Hospitality Announces Plans For First Autograph Collection Hotel In PittsburghRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Hotel Interactive

    Concord Hospitality announced today that it plans to open Pittsburgh's first Autograph Collection Hotel in the heart of the Oakland neighborhood. Construction began on the 167-room property, The Oaklander Hotel, last month.

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  7. Autograph Collection Hotel to Open 2018 in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Hotel News Resource

    Concord Hospitality announced today that it plans to open Pittsburgh's first Autograph Collection Hotel in the heart of the Oakland neighborhood. Construction began on the 167-room property, The Oaklander Hotel, last month.

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  8. Coro Pittsburgh Announces CEO TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PRWeb

    ... nonprofit boards, including A+ Schools, Mount Ararat Community Activity Center, NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania, Oakland Catholic High School, YouthPlaces. After spending most of her professional career focusing on addressing the needs of ...

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  9. Night of champions at Dapper Dan DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Post-gazette.com

    ... I go to the grocery store or restaurant or other sporting events. In a lot of ways, they represent you." Polk, an Oakland Catholic High School graduate, accepted the honor with her Olympic medal draped around her neck, drawing cheers when Hillgrove ...

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  10. The 81st Dapper Dan Dinner & Sports Auction: Honoring Bleier, Blount and sports figures of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Post-gazette.com

    ... include Arnold Palmer, Roberto Clemente and Mario Lemieux. The Sportswoman of the Year for 2016 is Amanda Polk, an Oakland Catholic High School graduate who won an Olympic gold medal in August in Rio de Janeiro with the U.S. women's rowing team. ...

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  11. Hot List of events for the weekend of Feb. 9-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Post-gazette.com

    While the Penguins are away, the PPG Paints Arena floor will get good and dirty for the annual Monster Jam. Drivers will face off in battles of strength, ability and perseverance on three types of customized high-powered vehicles.

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  12. Redhawk Coffee Now Open in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | I heart PGH

    For a neighborhood that is home to a population of guaranteed coffee drinkers, Oakland has 3 universities and a handful of hospitals, there has been a lack of coffee shops especially since the Pete's Coffee closed a few years ago. Redhawk Coffee which launched a coffee truck last year now has a storefront at 120 Meyran in Oakland.

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  13. Election threatens tax credits for low income housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Oakland Affordable Living is part of a plan to bring needed affordable housing units to one of the city's most bustling and vibrant neighborhoods - but that plan got a little harder after the November election. The 49-unit project calls for 25 new units and 24 rehabbed units at Allequippa Place in Oakland - a neighborhood with good public transit access, a plethora of job opportunities at its hospitals and universities, and in need of affordable housing for non-students, said Wanda Wilson, executive director of the Oakland Planning and Development Corporation.

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  14. Obituary: John L. Goldsmith / Director of Heinz Chapel Choir kept Pitt students in tuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Post-gazette.com

    For a quarter century, John L. Goldsmith had a home within the gray limestone walls of a neo-Gothic chapel in Oakland, coaching four dozen voices to resounding performances. As director of the Heinz Chapel Choir, a student ensemble at the University of Pittsburgh, he packed the eponymous chapel in ways not seen before.

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  15. TRAFFIC: Overturned tractor trailer blocks part of Parkway North inboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Post-gazette.com

    An overturned tractor-trailer truck this morning has blocked a lane on the Parkway North south near Camp Horne Road and Mount Nebo Road. The accident was reported around 1:30 a.m. but crews were still working to clear the scene as of 5:30 a.m., in Ohio Township.

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  16. Artist's film sheds light on the effects of music therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Post-gazette.com

    ... before completing high school at the Youth Learning Center, a former alternative school close to his father's Oakland office. He began working in film as a University of Cincinnati student and afterward became a professional photographer based in ...

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  17. Artist Spotlight: Sarah KrauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Pitt News

    ... hygiene being beautiful. I don't really have much else to say about it." Multiple instances of violent crime in Oakland this weekend left one victim with minor injuries and another in critical condition. One person was robbed and assaulted at ...

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  18. Injured Pitt student found on Sutherland sidewalk, sent to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Pitt News

    ... police for a statement. Pitt police did not respond in time for publication. Multiple instances of violent crime in Oakland this weekend left one victim with minor injuries and another in critical condition. One person was robbed and assaulted at ...

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  19. Two Oakland homes damaged in fire on Joe Hammer SquareRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Pitt News

    ... is institutional knowledge. This was something they are well trained for." Multiple instances of violent crime in Oakland this weekend left one victim with minor injuries and another in critical condition. One person was robbed and assaulted at ...

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  20. No ban, no wall, no silence in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Pitt News

    ... countries for 90 days, all refugees for 120 days and Syrian refugees indefinitely. In response, from Oakland to Moon Township and across the country, people once again hefted their protest signs and bundled up to speak out against the "Muslim ban." ... 62 comments

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