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North Hills Businessman Combines Pizza-Making With Wine-Making

Frank Mazzotta who owns Adrian’s Pizza in Richland has been making wine since he was a kid.

16 hours ago

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Kings Family Restaurants Sold To San Diego Private Equity Firm

Since Hartley King bought his first restaurant in North Versailles in 1966, his Kings Restaurant chain has become a family fixture in this area.`

04/23/2015

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American Eagle Closing Warrendale Distribution Center

American Eagle Outfitters says it will close a distribution center where 200 people work north of Pittsburgh at the end of July.

04/20/2015

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Treasurer Shuts Down 48th Bar, Boosting Revenue From Drink Tax

On Friday morning, Uncle Jimmy’s Spirits & Food in Oakland became Allegheny County’s 48th establishment shut down by Treasurer John Weinstein for failure to pay the seven percent drink tax.

04/10/2015

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7-Eleven Waives Franchise Fees

If you’re looking to open a 7-Eleven, now might be the best time to do it.

03/01/2015

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Candy Maker Serves Up More Than Heart-Shaped Chocolates For Valentine’s Day

Chocolates packed in heart-shaped boxes are standard fare on Valentines Day.

02/12/2015

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Hello Bistro Another Example Of Company Spin-Offs To Attract Customers

The corner at Forbes and Wood, Downtown, was once home to a Stouffer’s restaurant and later a McDonald’s.

12/09/2014

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Restaurant Owners Say Proposed Health Dept. Grades Unfair

The green Health Department decals on local eateries could soon be replaced with letter grades.

10/08/2014

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Turner’s Dairy Rises To The Top With National Awards

Turner’s Dairy produces 40,000 gallons of milk each day, and 30,000 gallons of iced tea and other drinks. But that’s small-time compared with mega-dairies that sprawl across the nation.

09/30/2014

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Rosalind’s Candy Castle Reaches Sweet Milestone With 100 Years Of Candy Making

It’s peanut brittle making day at Rosalind’s Candy Castle in New Brighton.

09/29/2014

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Couple Trades Day Jobs To Run Houseboat B&B

Pittsburgh’s newest bed and breakfast is pretty unusual.

07/15/2014

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New Walmart Could Bring Extra Traffic To McCandless

After its original tenants of Kmart and Kroger, one corner in McCandless has been a retail underachiever.

07/03/2014

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Furries Back In Town Giving Pittsburgh A Financial Boost

A 6-foot fox in a hotel lobby. A tail on a luggage cart. The “Furries” are back.

07/02/2014

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Heinz Employees Make 100K Meals For Those In Need

Friday morning Heinz employees assembled more than 100,000 meals in an effort to stop hunger worldwide.

06/13/2014

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New Men’s Underwear Store Hopes To Have More Than Just Brief Success

Is Pittsburgh ready for a men’s underwear store? Thomas West, the owner of “Trim,” says the answer is, “Yes.”

05/05/2014

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