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Footbridge Saved From Mall Where ‘Dawn Of The Dead’ Was Shot

The last visible feature of a suburban Pittsburgh mall that appeared in George Romero’s 1978 zombie classic “Dawn of the Dead” is being given new life.

07/22/2015

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Giant Pickle Balloon Promises To Be Big Draw At Picklesburgh Food Festival

No, your eyes won’t be deceiving you. Next week, there will be a gigantic pickle floating in the skies over Pittsburgh.

07/10/2015

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120-Year-Old Time Capsule Opened Despite Custody Battle

The time capsule which has been at the center of a custody battle in Pittsburgh has now been opened.

06/26/2015

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Tracing Their Roots: Records Of Newly-Freed Slaves Being Released 150 Years After Emancipation Day

Today is June 19th, often referred to as “Juneteenth” or Emancipation Day.

06/19/2015

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Sherman Tank Delivered To Heinz History Center As Part Of WWII Exhibit

It was an unusual delivery to the Heinz History Center — a 37-ton Sherman tank now parked outside the museum as part of the center’s “World War II — We Can Do It” exhibit.

06/17/2015

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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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Hines Ward Giving Out Positive Athlete Award To Local Teens

Hines Ward talks about his Positive Athlete Awards and voices his opinion on the Tom Brady punishment in his “deflategate” role.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/13/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In Pittsburgh

A tour of Pittsburgh’s finest museums are a great way to spend some quality time with your sweetie, or even your mom.

05/11/2015

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New Museum Exhibit Focuses On Pittsburgh’s Impact On WWII

This Saturday, Heinz History Center will open an exhibit called “We can do it! Pittsburgh’s impact on World War II.”

04/23/2015

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