An artist’s rendering shows the proposed open community space in the Hill District.
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An artist’s rendering shows the proposed open community space in the Hill District.

Penguins present plans for Civic Arena site

The details were part of the preliminary land development plan the hockey team submitted to the city of Pittsburgh.

First Person / Goodbye, Terrible Towel

If the NFL can’t support a 4-year-old, this writer is done with the league.

Report shows Allegheny County Jail accepts fewer inmates, keeps them longer

The report from the Allegheny County Department of Human Services sheds light on the population that makes up the Allegheny County Jail.

 Photographer Seth Casteel, author of "Underwater Puppies," with his own poodle mix Nala.

Pet Tales: Enchanting puppies swim underwater

For the book “Underwater Puppies,” the hard part was getting them out of the pool.

Green Tree conference examines African immigrant health issues

A national conference is being held in Green Tree to help organizations eliminate health disparities among African immigrants and refugees.

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Fire destroys Oakmont's historic St. Paul Baptist Church

Exactly a month after its pastor of 43 years died, the oldest church in Oakmont was destroyed by fire.

Artists mark 5th anniversary of August Wilson Center

Performances mark the occasion as the future remains uncertain for the August Wilson Center for African American Culture.



Setting the SEEN

In this week's "Setting the SEEN," Post-Gazette SEEN editor Natalie Bencivenga and style editor Sara Bauknecht preview the Cancer Caring Center's Walk at the Waterfront Bridesmaids Parade.

Plus a preview of Pittsburgh Fashion Week and other parties this weekend and into next week.



Join our energy forum

The Post-Gazette has assembled a distinguished panel of experts to consider whether energy might be the 21st century equivalent of steel in the Pittsburgh region economy.

Register here to attend the Sept. 23 event at the Heinz History Center, moderated by David Shribman, Post-Gazette executive editor.

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Alibaba stock soars in debut

The mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.

Challenges lie ahead for U.K., Scotland

British Prime Minister David Cameron promised that commitments made to Scotland during the campaign “will be honored in full.”


Higher aluminum prices help Alcoa

One of Alcoa’s biggest initiatives has been shuttering outdated, inefficient smelters and focusing on more lucrative downstream markets.

Business Forum: PA 529 plans can alleviate future college costs

The funds have grown and stabilized under the leadership of Treasurer Rob McCord and his great staff.


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The extensive gardens of Winterthur brim with amazing colors

Winterthur combines the magic of color and fairy tales, showing off Henry du Pont’s life’s work a century after he began.

Gardening Q&A: How to help cannas overwinter

How to save cannas to plant next year and prepare asparagus beds for winter.


Concert review: PSO shows no rust in opening weekend

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra opened its classical subscription season Friday night at Heinz Hall with a remarkable performance

PICT Classical Theatre adds 2 shows and a Downtown venue

PICT presents a season of saints and sinners, including works by Shaw, Shakespeare and an “Oliver Twist” adapted by Alan Stanford.


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Decisive outcome: The Scottish vote ends well for Great Britain

The results Thursday night were a clear 55 percent to 45 percent affirmation of the Scots’ desire to remain in the United Kingdom.

Self-borrowing: Corbett’s spending plan shouldn’t require a loan

The General Fund would be in better shape if Mr. Corbett had gone after more revenue from shale gas drillers.


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Daily Number - 09/19/2014
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