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Brothers Find Recipe For Success After Transforming Church Into Base For Pickle Business

Later this week, the Rachel Carson Bridge will be transformed into a mythical land called “Picklesburgh.” The festival takes place Friday afternoon and all day Saturday.

07/14/2015

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Wilkinsburg, Bellevue Voters Okay Lifting Ban On Liquor Licenses

Voters in a pair of area “dry towns” have approved referendums which overturn the ban on liquor licenses in their communities.

05/19/2015

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Wolf, Business Leaders Clash Over Proposed Natural-Gas Tax

Gov. Tom Wolf clashed Monday with a coalition of more than a dozen business groups that is trying to derail his proposed severance tax on natural-gas drilling, charging that they are putting gas and oil interests ahead of the schools and children that Wolf says will benefit from his plan.

05/18/2015

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US Airways Likely To Stop Flying This Fall

After more than 75 years of flying, the end is near for US Airways.

05/12/2015

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Voters Split Over Whether To Allow Alcohol Sales In Bellevue

Bellevue is one of a handful of communities in our area where alcohol isn’t allowed to be sold.

05/08/2015

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Runners Gear Up For Pittsburgh Marathon

Thousands of runners are in town for the Pittsburgh Marathon.

05/01/2015

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Local Baby Gear Company Celebrating 10 Years With New High-Tech Infant Car Seat

The robotics baby gear company, 4Moms, is celebrating 10 years in Pittsburgh, but on Wednesday night, an open house marked a new era of innovation in the company’s new space.

04/29/2015

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Discount For Women, Full Price For Men: Woman Opens Store To Make Point About Wage Gap

A new store in Pittsburgh charges men more than women for the same items.

04/24/2015

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Officials Say Proposed Cracker Plant In Ohio Should Have No Impact On Beaver Co.

Ohio state officials and officials in Belmont County announced Wednesday that an Asian consortium was looking at building an ethylene cracker plant just over the state line from Wheeling.

04/22/2015

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GlaxoSmithKline Closing Pittsburgh-Area Office, Cutting 274

The company that makes Aquafresh toothpaste and Tums antacid tablets is closing its Pittsburgh-area operations and cutting 274 jobs by year’s end.

04/16/2015

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Lawmaker Calls For Extended Bar Hours In Pennsylvania

Regular late-night drinkers know that “last call” for alcoholic drinks in Pennsylvania is at 2 a.m., but now a Philadelphia state representative wants to extend those hours.

04/14/2015

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Local Leaders Confident Heinz Will Stay In Pittsburgh, Prosper

How will the new mega-company, formed by the merger of Heinz and Kraft Foods, affect our region?

03/25/2015

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H.J. Heinz Buying Kraft In Deal To Create Food Giant

H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods Group Inc., creating what the companies say will be the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.

03/25/2015

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Harsh Winter Weather Taking A Toll On Local Businesses

The bitter cold has put a pinch on some businesses, and Saturday’s snow has them wondering how many people will venture out.

02/20/2015

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Nearly 40 Percent Of Wal-Mart’s US Workers To Get Pay Raises

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains U.S. hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs.

02/19/2015

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