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Demolition Begins On Monsour Medical Center Eyesore

A massive clawed machine and huge dump truck sit at rest now, but they are the implements that will bring about the destruction of the much-maligned Monsour Medical Center in Westmoreland County.

01/31/2014

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Jeannette Officials Hoping For Funding To Raze Monsour Medical Center

It’s been an alleged hangout for drug dealers, drug users, arsonists and squatters; but soon, if funding from the state comes through, the old Monsour Medical Center in Jeannette may become a memory.

01/23/2014

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Former Youngwood HS To Be Featured On New Reality Show

Our area has showcased many reality TV stars, such as “Survivor” contestants, the “Dance Moms” and “Farm Kings.”

11/05/2013

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2 Cars Damaged In Bloomfield Demolition Accident

Two cars were damaged after a wall collapsed during a demolition in Pittsburgh’s Bloomfield neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

10/08/2013

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Demolition Crews Work On Historic Church

Pieces of the St. Nicholas Church are continuing to come down.

01/14/2013

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Demolition Plans Revealed For St. Nicholas Church

There are new details on the construction on Route 28. A major hang up for the project has been St. Nicholas Church. On Thursday, demolition plans for the church were revealed, but there are also big changes that drivers will see starting on Friday.

11/15/2012

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Preservationists Upset As St. Nicholas Church Dismantling Begins

The dismantling of St. Nicholas Church along Route 28 has begun, but preservationists are not pleased at the way the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is going about it.

11/05/2012

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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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PennDOT To Tear Down Donora-Webster Bridge

A Washington County bridge that has been closed for more than two years will now be torn down.

02/16/2012

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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

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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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City Planning To Implode, Rebuild Greenfield Bridge

The Greenfield Bridge which has been coming down on its own a chunk at a time for two decades is going to be imploded – dropped from its height to the Parkway below in a cloud of dust and debris.

10/27/2011

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Poplawski’s Stanton Heights Home Demolished

Crews have torn down the Stanton Heights home where convicted murderer Richard Poplawski shot and killed three Pittsburgh Police officers.

10/10/2011

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