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  1. Pitt History of Art Students and Faculty Collaborate with Local...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    His photos of Mick Jagger, for example, contributed to the rock star's stature as an "icon," an individual made recognizable to the public by mass media.

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  2. Business Briefs: Pittsburgh 2030 District expands to OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post-gazette.com

    An initiative to get Downtown businesses to commit to slashing energy use, water consumption and vehicle emissions by 50 percent by 2030 got a boost Thursday as Pittsburgh 2030 District welcomed Oakland into its program, along with 21 new participating organizations.

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  3. Weather, traffic to heat up before holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post-gazette.com

    ... ather than every half-hour. Weekend trips also will be added on those routes. The 75 Ellsworth and 93 Lawrenceville-Oakland routes will be extended. Details and revised schedules are available at portauthority.org.

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  4. Pittsburgh Business Leaders See Bikeways as Cure for Road-Space ShortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... ever-increasing car traffic. Another of the three projects, a quarter-mile trail link on Saline Street in the Oakland area, was striped last week and lined with vertical posts, becoming the city's first protected lane. The third is just north of it, ...

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  5. How The Rogues Spent Their Summer VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... up until relatively recently, but at least they're taking steps =p We started the trip on July 5th, flying from Oakland to Baltimore, with a relatively uneventful flight. When we landed and got our luggage, we headed to the rental car facility, and ...

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  6. Expert: Print on cyanide vial could be vital in Ferrante murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | WPXI

    ... 250-gram bottle of cyanide that members of the city's Mobile Crime Unit collected from Ferrante's laboratory in Oakland shortly after Klein's death. She died April 20, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian, three days after collapsing in the couple's Schenley ...

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  7. Brian O'Neill: Militarization of police has its hidden costsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Post-gazette.com

    ... where they could and couldn't go. Hours after the conference blessedly ended, police arrested vanloads of people in Oakland for being outside, making some of us long for those days when only crime was against the law. Later, the city rather quietly ...

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  8. 'Day of Rage' ProtestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | New Urban Legends

    The situation in Ferguson, Missouri, after the shooting of teenager Mike Brown there in August 2014 has been a subject of national attention and action.

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  9. Lyft gets lift-off from PUC, but where will ride sharing take us?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | POP City

    ... app shows you a picture of your driver and a picture of the car they will be driving," Netto says. She rode from Oakland to Lawrenceville and paid $10 plus tip. "You can get anyone to say it's a simple process, but I don't think that's the unique ...

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  10. Murals give young people chance to shine, memorialize local playwrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The China Post

    ... other sites in Pittsburgh, including the back of a bank on Murray Avenue in Squirrel Hill, Mad Mex restaurant in Oakland and at the North Side Coalition for Fair Housing on Brighton Road. "The idea is to keep kids busy, also creating a positive peer ...

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  11. Warhol on film: Digitization will give Andy a wider audienceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... will have a chance to see 15 Warhol films that have never been seen by the public before at Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland on Oct. 17. It could be one of the hottest tickets of the fall. Andy Warhol may not have been a big fan of Pittsburgh, but the ...

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  12. Bike Pittsburgh offers riders their choice of for upcoming eventRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... North Side, Strip District, Bloomfield, East Liberty, Highland Park, Larimer, Point Breeze, Squirrel Hill, Oakland and Uptown. According to the Bike Pittsburgh website, participants should "expect a few mild hills. With rest stops placed ...

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  13. Political ranking of citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Times

    ... is considered the third-most liberal city in the nation, according to the study. Photo: JORDAN STEAD, SEATTLEPI.COM Oakland was rated as the fourth most liberal city. (Pictured: Hip-hop dancers entertain the crowds attending the 14th annual Art and ...

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  14. 5 things: Watch out for returning students, closed streetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Business Journal

    Here are five things to know Friday, Aug. 15, 2014: Students are back, so commuters strive for alternative routes It's that time of year - students return to area colleges and universities and parts of streets, especially in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood, are shut down.

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  15. Latest Pennsylvania sportsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | ABC 27

    ... by sweeping a two-game series from the last-place Phillies. Los Angeles (70-49) pulled within 2 1/2 games of Oakland atop the overall major league standings. Marlon Byrd and Jimmy Rollins had early run-scoring singles for the Phillies, who have lost ...

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  16. American cities ranked by political ideologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | SFGate

    ... one of the most liberal cities in the nation. Pictured, Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California. ...

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  17. New parking options for Eliza Furnace Trail bike commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | POP City

    Mayor William Peduto's administration is providing new daily parking options for bike commuters who use the Eliza Furnace Trail - a stretch of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail on the Monongahela River's north bank.

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  18. Pop Filter Hot Pick: The premier of David Bernabo's 'Ongoing Box'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | POP City

    If there's a platonic ideal for the type of creative, entrepreneurial Pittsburgh native our city is desperately trying to retain, it's David Bernabo.

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  19. PA: Some of Port Authority's Most Crowded Routes Will Get More Bus ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Mass Transit

    ... crowding on the route. The reconfiguration also provides direct service from Morningside and Larimer to Shadyside, Oakland and SouthSide Works via the 75 Ellsworth. Also being extended is the 93 Lawrenceville-Oakland route, which will become 93 ...

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  20. Recap: Pittsburgh vs. DetroitRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | The Miami Herald

    Pittsburgh, PA - Starling Marte's three-run triple highlighted a five-run opening inning against Justin Verlander, and the Pirates rolled to an 11-6 victory over Detroit on a night the Tigers were knocked from their perch atop the AL Central.

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