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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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Rimersburg School Celebrates Student Who Has Never Missed A Day Of Class

It’s Awards Day at Union High School in Rimersburg. Among the students is Jared Buzard, of Sligo, as expected. He has never been absent from school. Ever.

05/26/2015

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Soldiers & Sailors Hall Holds Memorial Day Festivities

Young re-enactors portraying the Colored Troops Fife and Drum Corps are among the many individuals who took part in Memorial Day festivities at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial in Oakland.

05/25/2015

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PyroFest Returns To Butler County

What appears to be trash – tubes and metal poles strewn on a hillside at Cooper’s Lake Campground in Butler County – will produce brilliant fireworks shows Friday and Saturday night.

05/22/2015

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HS Rowing Club Excels After Devastating Fire Destroys Boats

A season appeared to go up in smoke the night of Dec. 27.

05/21/2015

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New Fort Pitt Museum Exhibit Explores Surprising Topic

A new exhibit at the Fort Pitt Museum, in Point State Park, explores a topic which may surprise many visitors.

05/21/2015

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Idlewild Ready To Welcome Families To Newest Attraction, “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood”

Daniel Tiger debuted 60 years ago on Josie Carey’s “Children’s Corner,” on WQED-TV.

05/20/2015

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Girl, 14, Builds Lavish Treehouse, Township Ordering Her To Take It Down After Neighbor Complaint

A front yard treehouse in a Leet Township neighborhood has everything a kid could want. However, the township council has ordered it be taken down.

05/19/2015

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Teacher’s Career Comes Full Circle After Educating Whole Family

The cycle of learning has come full circle in Dianne Rotz’s third grade class.

05/18/2015

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Strip District Company Prints T-Shirts By The People For The People

What your T-shirt says on the outside is often a reflection of how you feel on the inside.

05/15/2015

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Pittsburgh Hosts International Science And Engineering Fair

Science fair winners from all over the world have come to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.

05/14/2015

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City To Transform Into “Picklesburgh” During July Food Festival

Pittsburgh palates have been picky over pickles ever since H.J. Heinz founded his company in 1888. Five years later, the Heinz pickle pin was the hit of the Chicago World’s Fair.

05/13/2015

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You Gotta Regatta: This Summer’s Festivities Include Power Boats, Ferris Wheel, Fireworks

They struck up the band at Rivers Casino Amphitheater as plans were announced for the EQT Three Rivers Regatta – July 3-5.

05/12/2015

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Painting Featuring Western Pa. Football Greats To Be Auctioned Off For Good Cause

Johnny Unitas. Joe Namath. George Blanda. Joe Montana. Jim Kelly. Dan Marino. Of the 23 quarterbacks in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, six were born and raised in western Pennsylvania.

05/12/2015

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Eager Dog Lovers Join Lottery To Adopt Rescued Yorkies

A staggering 18 Yorkies were rescued on the North Side last week.

05/11/2015

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