By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Donations to help repair the Homewood ArtHouse are nearing $100,000.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Welcomes Back Pittsburgh Penguins Fans
The space has been part of the Homewood community since 2013.2 Flown To Hospital After Multi-Vehicle Crash In Westmoreland County
Owner Vanessa German says the full effect of the fire and the community’s support hasn’t set in yet.
“I don’t know how long it’s going to take me to feel all of those different things, but i feel this, the strangest mix of grief and gratitude at the same time,” German said.
Vanessa doesn’t live at the house but artist in residence does.MORE NEWS: As People Struggle To Secure Unemployment Benefits, Prosecutors Say Fraud Is Widespread
She says the fire started in a bathroom and quickly spread throughout the second floor.