Hill District

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State Awards $50,000 Grant To Preserve August Wilson Home

Pennsylvania is providing a $50,000 grant to help restore the Pittsburgh home where late Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson lived as a child.

07/03/2015

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Transportation To Operating City Pools Will Be Provided To Hill District Youth

A helping hand for kids in Pittsburgh’s Hill District.

06/25/2015

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Local AME Church Leaders Come Together To Pray For Victims Of S.C. Shooting

Ministers from local African Methodist Episcopal churches gathered Thursday afternoon to join hands and pray for those killed at the historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

06/18/2015

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City Says Camp Participants Will Go To Other Pools While Ammon Closed

When Mayor Bill Peduto came to the podium at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District to talk about a nutrition program, the gates of the pool right outside were still shut. The water filtration tank that cleans the pool’s water was mistakenly shipped overseas by the manufacturer.

06/12/2015

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As City Pools Open For Summer, Hill District’s Ammon Pool Remains Closed

The swimming pool at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District is 80-years-old and in need of repair. The city’s Parks and Recreation Department thought it was on track to do just that until last month.

06/09/2015

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Hill District Pool Closed For Summer After New Filtration System Mistakenly Shipped To Middle East

Kids in the city’s Hill District neighborhood will have to find another place to go swimming this summer.

06/05/2015

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Locals Affected By Gun Violence Share Support In Hill District

In the Hill District, families affected by gun violence gathered Saturday, sharing stories and support for each other.

05/30/2015

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Mother Of 2 Victims Of Gun Violence Pleads For Community To Take Stand

As police continue to search for the suspect who shot and killed a man on Easter Sunday, the victim’s mother is making a plea to the community.

05/27/2015

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Crawford-Roberts Rape Suspect To Stand Trial

A man accused of raping a woman in Pittsburgh’s Crawford-Roberts neighborhood was held for trial Tuesday morning.

05/19/2015

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George Benson Reminisces About The Pittsburgh That Shaped Him & His Music

He still has the voice, and he can still play the guitar. George Benson still loves coming home to the town that shaped his life.

05/13/2015

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Shots Fired At Hill District House While Women On Porch, Children Inside

Police are looking for the men who shot at a Hill District home, missing two women on the porch and several children inside.

05/08/2015

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Pittsburgh Blues Legend Chizmo Charles Passes Away

His name was Charles Anderson, but the Pittsburgh Blues scene knew him as Chizmo Charles.

04/22/2015

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Police Investigating Deadly Hill District Bar Shooting

One person has reportedly been killed and another wounded after a shooting at a bar in the Hill District Tuesday evening.

04/21/2015

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1 Dead, 3 Injured In Hill District Shootings

Pittsburgh Police are looking into two shootings that happened on Easter Sunday in the Hill District.

04/06/2015

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Man Critically Injured In Hill District Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the face Monday evening in the Hill District.

03/30/2015

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