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New Study Ranks Pittsburgh No. 2 Safest City For Pedestrians

While you may think jaywalking is more the rule than the exception here, Pittsburgh has actually walked its way to becoming the second safest pedestrian metro area.

05/20/2014

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Interactive Art Display Draws Crowds To Market Square

An interactive piece of art using rays of light and music drew crowds on its debut Friday night in Market Square.

02/21/2014

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City, County To Host Rally For Playoff-Bound Pirates

Ahead of the Pirates first playoff appearance in 20 years, a rally will be held Monday to get the fans fired up for the big Wild Card game.

09/29/2013

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Pop-Up Patio Opens Downtown For Weekday Lunches

Pittsburgh has its fair share of gray, cloudy days like today- which might be why so many people appreciate any day that you can have lunch outside.

07/22/2013

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Farmers’ Market Brings Tasty Treats Back To Market Square For Another Summer

Sounds and sights to savor. The Farmers’ Market in Market Square offers a taste of the summer season now through October.

05/16/2013

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Pittsburgh On List Of 15 Emerging Downtowns

Pittsburgh has been named among 15 cities in the U.S. with emerging downtowns.

03/26/2013

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Contest Being Held For Best Pittsburgh Love Stories

Downtown Pittsburgh love stories are now being told in an online contest. The winning entry will appear on Valentine’s Day o n a website operated by the Pittsburgh downtown partnership.

02/13/2013

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Holiday Season Kickoff Important To Downtown Businesses, Retailers

In the eyes of a child, this night is about Santa, glittering trees, and fireballs. But Light Up Night and the Santa Spectacular mean something completely different to a grown-up mayor.

11/16/2012

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Market Square To Be Transformed Into European Holiday Marketplace

Market Square, in Downtown Pittsburgh, will be transformed into a 16th century European marketplace, on the first Saturday after Thanksgiving.

11/01/2012

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City Unveils 1st European Holiday Market Plans

The calendar currently says June and it is hot outside, but at PPG Place, the holiday season was on everyone’s mind Thursday.

06/28/2012

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Children Come Out For ‘KidsPlay At Market Square’

“KidsPlay at Market Square” kicked off another summer of song, hands-on craftsmanship and guest artists Tuesday morning.

06/05/2012

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Farmers Market Returns To Market Square

A sunny day set the tone for the grand opening of the Thursday Farmers’ Market in Market Square. “We get an estimated 7,000 to 10,000 people pass through this market each and every Thursday,” says Ida D’Errico of Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership.

05/17/2012

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$4 Billion In Investments, Development Planned For Pittsburgh

The City of Pittsburgh is growing. On Tuesday, officials announced the plans for more than $4 billion in investment and development throughout the city.

03/06/2012

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North Side T Stop To Offer Free Rides

Parking on the North Shore and hopping the T to downtown will be facilitated by the cost of using the service — free.

12/20/2011

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