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Armed Driver Flees From Police, Crashes At Former Civic Arena Site

A police chase ended with the armed suspect’s car smashing through a fence above the former site of the Civic Arena on Thursday evening.

07/24/2014

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Remembering The Beatles’ Visit To Pittsburgh In 1964

Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles introduction to America on The Ed Sullivan Show.

02/07/2014

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“Remembering The Igloo” Exhibit Chronicles Civic Arena’s End

The Civic Arena wasn’t built in a day. The same goes for the demolition.

01/21/2014

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Hundreds Of New Parking Spots Open Up At Former Arena Site

Finding a parking space in Uptown Pittsburgh just became a little easier. Hundreds of new spots are now available at the site of the former Civic Arena. Nearly 400 new spots are now up for grabs.

09/05/2012

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Councilman Wants Half Of Parking Tax To Fund Hill Development

Pittsburgh City Councilman Daniel Lavelle says the Civic Arena development loped off a third of the Hill District in the name of urban renewal and owes the neighborhood a debt.

04/11/2012

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Crews Bring Down Final Section Of Civic Arena Roof

It took months of painstaking work, but the last panel of the Civic Arena’s iconic domed roof came crashing down Saturday.

03/31/2012

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Crews Bring Down Another Civic Arena Roof Section

Crews brought down another leaf of the Civic Arena’s roof Tuesday afternoon.

02/21/2012

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Houston Leaves Behind Positive Impact On Local Fans

Whitney Houston had an impact on her fans. The iconic pop star performed several times in the Pittsburgh area; and while she was here, she touched many lives.

02/12/2012

Civic Arena Keepsake Collection

In response to the overwhelming popularity of the keepsake Civic Arena ornaments during the holiday season, Wendell August Forge says they are expanding their commemorative collection made from the steel from the roof of the iconic structure.

02/08/2012

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Civic Arena Keepsake Collection Expanded

In response to the overwhelming popularity of the Civic Arena ornaments during the holiday season, Wendell August Forge says they are expanding their commemorative collection.

02/08/2012

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Crews Working To Bring Down 2nd Section Of Civic Arena Roof

While the legal battles fell short to save the Civic Arena, the old home of the Penguins isn’t going down without a fight.

02/01/2012

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Locals React To Civic Arena Demolition

With little fanfare and almost no warning, the first panel of the Civic Arena came crashing down on Saturday.

01/30/2012

Sidney Crosby

Shea-ved Ice: Crosby Injury Update, Igloo Memories

This was supposed to be a weekend to celebrate the game of hockey and its biggest stars, but Sidney Crosby’s health put a damper on the festivities.

01/29/2012

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Crews Demolish Portion Of Civic Arena Roof

A portion of the Civic Arena roof vanished today when crews brought it down as part of the continuing demolition of the iconic structure.

01/28/2012

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Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation Extends Order Period For Arena Ornaments

The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation says they are now extending the order period for the keepsake Christmas ornaments being made from the Civic Arena roof.

12/03/2011

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