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City Council, Classic Events Honor 16 Living Legends

In celebration of Black History Month, Pittsburgh City Council and the Classics Events marketing group honored more than a dozen people who have made a difference in the community.


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Grand Jury Probing City Government Hears High-Profile Testimony

There was high profile testimony Tuesday in front of the grand jury that is investigating Pittsburgh city government.


Urban Redevelopment Authority Debuts ‘Launch Pittsburgh’

Pittsburgh’s Urban Redevelopment Authority launched a website to help future entrepreneurs.


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Proposed Multi-Use Development For Saks Fifth Avenue Building

It now stands empty — the shining building that was once Saks Fifth Avenue on Smithfield Street in downtown Pittsburgh


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Concerns Being Raised Over Strip District Development

At the produce terminal in the Strip District a way of life is coming to an end. A third of the terminal building will be torn down to make way for a massive 66-acre residential and office development proposed by the Buncher Company.


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URA Calls For Civic Arena Site To Be Declared Blighted

While the Civic Arena is still not yet demolished, the city’s Planning Commission is considering a step in redeveloping the site.


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Saks Fifth Avenue Leaving Downtown Pittsburgh

Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh is closing. The store says it’s losing money and couldn’t negotiate a better deal with the owners of the current property.