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Ornithologist: Peregrine Falcon Mom Being Attentive Despite Challenges With Newest Chick

A hawk flies above the crowd on a sunny afternoon at the National Aviary. After a five-year absence, eagles, owls and their kin have returned to the Rose Garden.

05/27/2015

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Dorothy The Falcon’s First Egg Hatches

Happy Mother’s Day to Dorothy the Peregrine falcon who lives on the Cathedral of learning.

05/10/2015

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Pennsylvania Man Cited In Deaths Of Bald Eagle, Blue Herons

A wildlife officer says a Pennsylvania man fatally shot a bald eagle and five blue herons.

05/07/2015

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16-Year-Old Pittsburgh Peregrine Falcon Lays Third Egg

A 16-year-old peregrine falcon who nests on the University of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning has laid a second egg, but an expert says her behavior suggests she may still have other eggs to lay.

04/06/2015

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Man Hoping His LEGO Cathedral Of Learning Will Go National

The Cathedral of Learning stands 563 feet above the University of Pittsburgh campus.

09/26/2014

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Best Family-Friendly Activities In Pittsburgh For St. Patrick’s Day 2014

Want to wish your family and friends Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh while partying it up with the kids this St. Paddy’s Day? Look no further than here for the four best family-friendly events in the ‘Burgh.

03/07/2014

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Falcon Chick Living On Cathedral Of Learning Gets Checkup

Officials checked up on a falcon chick living on the 40th story of Pitt’s Cathedral of Learning.

05/17/2013

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Student Group Upset With Vandalism Of Cathedral Of Learning

The Cathedral of Learning was recently vandalized and repairs could cost as much as $100,000. A 12×4 foot message was spray painted, which point to an ongoing issue on campus.

04/02/2013

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Cathedral Of Learning Vandalized With Graffiti

It’s a Pittsburgh landmark, but someone vandalized the Cathedral of Learning on the University of Pittsburgh campus over the weekend.

04/01/2013

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Best Ways For Kids To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2013 In Pittsburgh

March is Irish-American Month and what better way to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day with a parade in Pittsburgh? The parade route traverses through the city to highlight the Irish heritage. Families and children may use this time to learn about the culture, dances, songs, and historical background of the Irish people in the Pittsburgh region. There are free events that will make St.Patrick’s Day a special celebration to remember.

03/08/2013

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Black History Month: African Arts & Culture

Earlier this month, a University of Pittsburgh alumnus donated eight important African artifacts in honor of an African American history professor.

02/15/2013

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Pittsburgh’s Most Haunted Places

In a city as old as Pittsburgh, there are some interesting and authentic ghost stories to be had. Humans dressed up like monsters and madmen in scarehouses have nothing on some of the spooky places around here. This Halloween, treat yourself to some good old-fashioned home-spun ghost stories.

10/22/2012

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Panther Hollow: A New Twist On Midnight Madness

For the first time in nine years, Midnight Madness returns to the Petersen Events Center during Pitt homecoming weekend Oct. 12, but this year’s season-opening basketball event will have a most unique setting.

93-7 The Fan–08/30/2012

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New Bomb Threat Made Against 4 Pitt Buildings

The bomb threats continue at the University of Pittsburgh. This time it’s affecting the Cathedral of Learning which has been evacuated. Another threat was made against Lothrop, Holland, Forbes and Sutherland Halls.

04/06/2012

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3 More Bomb Threats Reported On Pitt Campus

Evacuations were ordered at four buildings on the University of Pittsburgh campus in Oakland this morning.

04/05/2012

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