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20th Anniversary Of First Night Promises To Be Big Celebration

December 1994, the newly formed Attack Theater warms up for their first performance in the very first First Night.

12/04/2013

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100-Year Anniversary Of First Service Station

The country’s first specially designed gas station opened 100 years ago in Pittsburgh, selling fuel for 27 cents a gallon.

12/01/2013

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Kennedy Memorabilia Collector Shares Memories Of Fateful Day

November 22, 1963. Cheers in Dallas turn to cries of anguish. President Kennedy has been shot.

11/21/2013

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Forensic Pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht To Examine JFK Assassination At Symposium

Next month will mark 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

10/17/2013

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Local Couple Celebrates 70 Years Of Marriage

Seymour Farber volunteers three days a week with Meals on Wheels, taking meals to shut-ins.

09/13/2013

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Flags Fly Along Grandview Avenue To Remember 9/11

Pittsburghers are remembering the 9/11 anniversary in their own ways.

KDKA-TV–09/11/2013

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“Night Of The Living Dead” Cast Returns To Evans City For 45th Anniversary

It’s the 45th anniversary of the cult classic, “Night of the Living Dead.” Russ Streiner as Johnny and Judith O’Dea as his sister, Barbara, returned to the Evans City cemetery where a scene was shot.

08/30/2013

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Latrobe Now Nationally Recognized As Birthplace Of Banana Split

A Westmoreland County city is going bananas this weekend.

08/23/2013

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Ross Township Woman Celebrates 109th Birthday

Bagpipes hail the birthday of a woman who traded her native Scotland for Ellsworth, Pennsylvania 93 years ago.

KDKA-TV–08/12/2013

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Search Resumes For Missing Ross Twp. Woman

Nearly two years ago, a Ross Township mother vanished without a trace. Her two children came home from school and their mother was gone.

08/12/2013

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Country’s Largest Pigeon Supply Co. Celebrates 130 Years

Five white pigeons “fly the coop” at a loft in Beaver Falls.

07/29/2013

Battle Of Gettysburg Anniversary

The Blue and the Gray are meeting again at Gettysburg.

06/28/2013

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Happy 10th Birthday, iTunes!

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Dr. Robert Thompson, pop culture and TV expert, about the changes we’ve seen in the decade since the release of iTunes.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/29/2013

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Ode To Roberto

Forty years ago on New Year’s Eve, the Pirates lost a hero who transcended his sport. Roberto Clemente’s plane, bearing supplies for earthquake victims in Nicaragua, went down in the Atlantic.

01/01/2013

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Man Who Scooped Up Immaculate Reception Football Tells Story

The football, now on temporary display at Heinz History Center, took the luckiest bounce in Pittsburgh Steelers history, when Franco Harris caught that glorious ricochet, on Dec. 23, 1972. But the man who later scooped it up never saw the play that made it famous.

12/21/2012

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