Juneteenth Celebration Continues At Point State ParkThe Juneteenth Celebration continues today at Point State Park.
Juneteenth Now A State Holiday In PennsylvaniaPennsylvania is permanently recognizing Juneteenth, the cultural holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved black people in the United States.
Governor Wolf To Declare Juneteenth A Holiday In PennsylvaniaGovernor Tom Wolf is set to officially declare Juneteenth a holiday in Pennsylvania.
Group Protesting Fatal Shooting Of Antwon Rose By East Pittsburgh Police Officer Joins Juneteenth Freedom ParadeProtesters calling for justice over the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Antwon Rose by an East Pittsburgh Police officer joined forces with the previously scheduled Juneteenth Freedom Parade on Saturday morning.
90-Year-Old Woman Walking Across Country To Make Juneteenth Official HolidayA 90-year-old woman was in Pittsburgh on Saturday as she walks across the country to gather support for a petition to make Juneteenth an official holiday.
Pittsburgh Juneteenth Celebration Marks The End Of SlaveryThe Juneteenth Celebration marks the end of slavery.
Tracing Their Roots: Records Of Newly-Freed Slaves Being Released 150 Years After Emancipation DayToday is June 19th, often referred to as "Juneteenth" or Emancipation Day.