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  1. Mt. Lebanon family increases efforts to provide more maker spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Almanac

    Nicole Lust, left, and Ginny Chambers activate small lights as decorative elements on a quilt displayed at the Full Steam Ahead event. From left, Joni McDonald, Debra Smit and Daryl Lucke with one of the projects on display at the Full STEAM Ahead event Representatives of Mt.

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  2. Crew member dies on set of Mister Rogers movie filming in Mt. LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Almanac

    Tom Hanks is shown in costume as Fred Rogers, the creator and star of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," in this publicity photo released by Sony Pictures. Tom Hanks is shown in costume as Fred Rogers, the creator and star of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," in this publicity photo released by Sony Pictures.

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  3. Ax throwing comes to Mt. LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The Almanac

    Three young entrepreneurs had their work cut out for them when they decided to go into the throwing-axes-at-targets business. "When we first opened in Millvale," Jack Welsh said about last year's launch, "we had to convince everybody that this wasn't something crazy.

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  4. Crew strikes gas line in Bethel Park, causing pipeline to erupt in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Almanac

    A construction crew working on a water line accidentally struck a gas transmission line early Oct. 3, causing the pipeline to erupt in flames. A construction crew working on a water line accidentally struck a gas transmission line early Oct. 3, causing the pipeline to erupt in flames.

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  5. Mt. Lebanon native's band returns to Pittsburgh for Warhol concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | The Almanac

    While Mt. Lebanon native Jeff Baron certainly appreciates gridiron goings-on - "I wish I would have some more time to hang out there and maybe see the Steelers play" - his forthcoming visit to Pittsburgh is all about music.

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  6. What's Happening: Week of Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | The Almanac

    Archeologist and Peters Creek Historical Society member Ben Demchak will be the guest speaker for the 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 meeting of the historical society, which will be held in the social room of Wrights United Methodist Church, 788 Venetia Road, Venetia.

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  7. Chatham Baroque brings Vivaldi to Upper St. ClairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Almanac

    From left are Andrew Fouts, Baroque violin; Patricia Halverson, viola da gamba; and Scott Pauley, theorbo. From left are Andrew Fouts, Baroque violin; Patricia Halverson, viola da gamba; and Scott Pauley, theorbo.

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  8. Cancer Caring Center strengthens South Hills connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | The Almanac

    Navigating the bridges and tunnels in and around Pittsburgh never has been a popular choice for area commuters, especially those who are facing life-altering circumstances. "When we opened in 1988, the South Hills was our first outreach because we recognized that not everybody could come to Bloomfield," Rebecca Whitlinger, executive director of the Cancer Caring Center, said about the nonprofit organization's headquarters on Liberty Avenue.

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  9. Nifty 50: Town Hall South celebrates stellar legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | The Almanac

    Talk to Suzanne Palko about her new position chairing the Town Hall South board of directors, and she's likely to share a list of the speakers that the lecture series has hosted since 1969. "Every time I look at this," she says, "I'm impressed by the people who have come over the years, some of the great names."

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  10. What's Happening: Week of Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | The Almanac

    The Bethel Park Lions will kick off its new season with a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 4, at Lions Park on Irishtown Road.

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  11. Station Square T stop reopens after freight train derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The Almanac

    The double-stacked Norfolk Southern boxcars crushed the Port Authority's light rail tracks and overhead electrical wires next to East Carson Street in Pittsburgh, but appeared to narrowly miss the Station Square trolley platform. The double-stacked Norfolk Southern boxcars crushed the Port Authority's light rail tracks and overhead electrical wires next to East Carson Street in Pittsburgh, but appeared to narrowly miss the Station Square trolley platform.

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  12. Flour power: Kidney donor celebrates weight loss in South Park runRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The Almanac

    Rebecca Ceidro is all smiles at the Eat'n Park on Banksville Road in Pittsburgh, where she is assistant manager. One kidney, two flat tires and a 50-pound bag of flour hardly seems like a recipe for a successful five-kilometer run.

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  13. Victims and family members call for church reforms at Diocese of PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | The Almanac

    Judy Jones of St. Louis speaks to the media Monday outside the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese offices as a representative of SNAP, Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests. Pam Erdely of Pittsburgh is consoled by Jim VanSickle as she talks about her abuse by a nun at Canevin when she was 17. Judy Jones, a representative of SNAP, Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, speaks to the Rev.

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  14. DragonboatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | The Almanac

    Join Steel City Dragons and Pink Steel for a community paddle on Wednesday August 22 from 6:15-7:30 PM at the Fox Chapel Yacht Club, 1366 Old Freeport Road, Pittsburgh PA 15238. The event is open to anyone who would like to try the sport.

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  15. What's Happening: Week of Aug. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | The Almanac

    The Association of University People is looking for single, four-year college graduates over the age of 50 to join the group for monthly dinners and social gatherings. Upcoming events include: Dinner at McCormick & Schmick's in the South Side Works, 6 p.m. Aug. 9, RSVP to Liv at 412-580-3957, no walk-ins; Scrabble at The Galleria of Mt.

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  16. Freight train derailment in Station Square snarls South Hills commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | The Almanac

    The double-stacked Norfolk Southern boxcars crushed the Port Authority's light rail tracks and overheard electrical wires next to East Carson Street in Pittsburgh, but appeared to narrowly miss the Station Square trolley platform. The double-stacked Norfolk Southern boxcars crushed the Port Authority's light rail tracks and overheard electrical wires next to East Carson Street in Pittsburgh, but appeared to narrowly miss the Station Square trolley platform.

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  17. Peters Township graduate walking length of Portugal for causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | The Almanac

    Say the Pirates are playing the Cardinals, and you decide you want to walk to the game. Only it's on the road, and the hike is more than 600 miles from Pittsburgh to St. Louis.

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  18. Want cuddles with your coffee? Go to a cat cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Almanac

    Kaylee, a 13-year-old, spends her days napping and looking out on Penn Avenue from the loft of Colony Cafe. Boone hangs out in the loft of Colony Cafe on Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh.

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  19. Hollywood Theater in Dormont showcases renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Almanac

    Theater Historical Society of America President and CEO Richard Fosbrink is excited about renovations being made to the Hollywood Theater in Dormont. Theater Historical Society of America President and CEO Richard Fosbrink is excited about renovations being made to the Hollywood Theater in Dormont.

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  20. What's Happening: Week of July 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | The Almanac

    The Association of University People is looking for single, four-year college graduates over 50 to join the club for monthly dinners, socials and gatherings, and to play bridge or Scrabble. Upcoming events include: Summer Fridays at the Frick, July 20, RSVP to 412-580-3957; Movie/DVD Night and Light Dinner, July 21 at a member's home , RSVP to 724-933-0532; book discussion, July 23 at a member's home , discuss "The Whole Town's Talking" by Fannie Flagg, RSVP to 412-885-7104 by July 21; happy hour at the Gandy Dancer Saloon in the Grand Concourse, Station Square, July 25, RSVP to 412-580-3957; Pizza on the Porch, July 29, at a member's home , RSVP to 412-580-3957.

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