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Groups Renovating Houses In North Side Neighborhood

Community groups are revitalizing a Pittsburgh neighborhood one home at a time. “We’re hoping to get rid of blight, we’re hoping to get more people interested in our neighborhood,” Diane Annis-Dixon with the Brightwood Civic Group said.

07/26/2012

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Best Tasting Menus In Pittsburgh

Why sink your teeth into that same old meat-and-potatoes menu when you can crunch, munch, nibble and relish the most exciting flavors found along the Three Rivers? For a sumptuous, gastronomic adventure that won’t break the bank, treat your taste buds to one of these Pittsburgh restaurants.

07/25/2012

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Will Cleveland’s Casino Hurt Gaming In Western Pa.?

Ohio is joining the tri-state casino gold rush with the opening of its first casino in Cleveland. So will this casino two hours from Pittsburgh hurt local casinos?

05/14/2012

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Best Bars to Watch UFC Fights In Pittsburgh

If you’re into the UFC fights, (and who isn’t?) but you don’t want to shell out $50 to Pay Per View, then follow this list to the best local bars to catch the fight for free.

04/19/2012

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Pedestrian Bridge Planned For North Shore

Now that the North Shore Connector is open, PennDOT is scrambling to get a project designed to build a pedestrian walkway so people arriving for major events won’t have to fight traffic to get to Heinz Field.

04/09/2012

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Dignitaries Take Ride On North Shore Connector

While the “T” officially opens to the public on Sunday, a select got a ceremonial first ride today, including Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and the head of the Port Authority Steve Bland.

03/23/2012

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Rivers Casino Appeals Property Assessment

The Rivers Casino seems to do little else but rake in the cash, but according to court papers, its operators say taxes and other obligations are bleeding it dry. And now it’s leading what promises to be a deluge of commercial properties appealing their property assessment over the objections of the Pittsburgh Public Schools District.

03/06/2012

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Steelers, Casino Footing Bill For Free North Shore Connector Rides

It has been a long time coming, but the North Shore Connector project is drawing to a close; and for those hoping for a free ride, you will be able to get one.

02/23/2012

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Senate Mulls Bills To Keep Kids Off Casino Property

After a number of recent cases in which children have been found unattended outside casinos, the state Senate is now considering two bills aimed at preventing similar cases from happening.

12/06/2011

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A Steeler-Styled Weekend For Your Guests

Going to a home Pittsburgh Steelers game for the first time is like a rite of passage that most die-hard Steeler fans count as one of their favorite memories. So, it’s only right to share that experience with the ones you love. If you’ve got out-of-town guests coming into Pittsburgh for a Steelers game, here’s a
guide to show them exactly what Pittsburgh is all about.

11/12/2011

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Casinos Against Monthly Statements For Players

State lawmakers are considering a bill that would require casinos to issue monthly statements to people detailing their wins and losses at the casino. A former gambling addict has been pushing for the legislation, but the casino industry doesn’t want to see it happen.

11/01/2011

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Girl Found Wandering Outside Rivers Casino, Mom Facing Charges

A local mom is facing charges after police say she left her little girl outside, shivering at Rivers Casino while she was inside gambling.

10/20/2011

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KDKA is Cruisin’ to Rivers Casino

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA has been cruisin’ into events all year long and we are now returning to Rivers Casino every Wednesday starting on October 26!

10/20/2011

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