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Experience A Busy Pittsburgh Summer

There will be a lot going on during the summer here in Pittsburgh.

05/23/2013

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Half-Marathon Postponed

A half-marathon scheduled to take place in August has been postponed. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Pittsburgh Half-Marathon was expected to bring millions of dollars into the Pittsburgh economy, but it seems there is some controversy over the event.

04/29/2013

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Wednesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Feb. 13, 2013

With KDKA Radio’s Bill Rehkopf out sick, Joe DeStio got a chance to sit in the air chair and drive you home on the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/13/2013

Win Tickets To See Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi is coming to town and Visit Pittsburgh is giving fans a chance to win free tickets to the concert.

12/10/2012

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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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Prolonged NHL Lockout Means Lost Revenue For City

Pittsburgh, like every professional hockey town, is waiting to hear from the National Hockey League office. The next wave of game cancellations is expected soon as the lockout passes Commissioner Gary Bettman’s deadline of an agreement by Thursday.

10/25/2012

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NHL Draft Is An Economic Boon For City

The signs are all over the city – the National Hockey League’s annual draft is in Pittsburgh at the CONSOL Energy Center on Friday and Saturday. Local business leaders expect another boost to the city’s economy.

06/20/2012

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Tourism Discussed At Annual VisitPittsburgh Meeting

Ten million dollars is spent every year by the group VisitPittsburgh, and 80 percent of that funding comes from the Allegheny County hotel taxes.

03/21/2012

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Pittsburgh Praised In USA Today Pop Culture Blog

Pittsburgh has been ranked “Most Livable” before, and National Geographic Traveler even listed Pittsburgh as one the best destinations in the world. And now, an article written by Dennis Skrzycki from Castle Shannon is featured in a USA Today blog called Pop Candy.

02/23/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Steelers-Ravens Game To Pump $19M In Local Economy

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — This weekend’s playoff game between the Steelers and Ravens comes on the heels of the Winter Classic. All of that has added up to a pretty good January for local businesses. From […]

01/14/2011

Pittsburgh Mayor, Luke Ravenstahl

Mayor Ravenstahl: Trip To Shanghai Successful

For Mayor Luke Ravenstahl and his entourage, the first big challenge this weekend was to adjust to a 13-hour time zone difference. On his first working day back, the mayor lost no time calling his […]

KDKA-TV–11/07/2010

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