Pirates' J.A. Happ pitches against the Rockies Saturday at PNC Park.
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Pirates' J.A. Happ pitches against the Rockies Saturday at PNC Park.

Happ strong again as Pirates win, 4-3

J.A. Happ has allowed just two runs in 23 frames over his past four outings, all wins for the surging Pirates (79-49).

 Antonio Brown, left, Ben Roethlisberger, center, and Michael Vick talk on the sidelines during a time out against the Bills Saturday.

Another kicker injured as Bills shred Steelers, 43-19

Hartley's hamstring injury likely will prompt Steelers to hold another tryout; defense never gets up to speed in third preseason loss.

  • Steeler Report: Ed and Gerry talk about Steelers loss to Bills

  •  Marchers on Saturday protest the recent spike in heroin overdoses in Washington County.

    March addresses spike in Washington County heroin overdoses

    "I want people to speak out and speak up," said organizer Michael Markley, a Washington, Pa., native. "This is poison."

     The sun garden looking back toward the main house and an outbuilding at Clare and Duncan Horner's second home in Wind Ridge, Greene County.

    Greene County farm is a testament to plants' toughness, her smart choices

    Clare Horner’s winning Greene County garden was constructed with a backbone of hardy plants that survive nicely on little TLC.

     Chicken and Sausage Gumbo.

    Let's Eat: Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

    Back to school means back to dinner and a good solution is a Cajun-style gumbo.

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    Setting the SEEN stomps into Pittsburgh Winery

    In the spirit of harvest season, SEEN editor Natalie Bencivenga + style editor Sara Bauknecht visit Pittsburgh Winery in the Strip Districtto learn how to make wine the old-fashioned way in advance of the venue's Grape Stomp event.

    Plus, they get glammed to grape stomp with hair and makeup by Izzazu Salon, Spa and Serata.

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    Gabrielle Johnson-Thomas writes on a whiteboard during her first day of kindergarten at Manchester Academic Charter on August 26, 2015.
    Recess, whiteboard and waiting in straight lines -- welcome back to school!

    Students in the Pittsburgh region headed back to the classrooms this week, and several of the Post-Gazette's visual journalists were there to capture their returns.

    Browse our wide view images from the first days of school across the area, and upload your own moments and memories on our MyBurgh page.

    Good reads & special projects

    Pirates' walk-up songs, reimagined
    • This is the remix: A classical twist to Pirates' walk-up tunes

    • A wide view look: Where trolleys go to die and be reborn

    • Hall of Fame ride: Jerome Bettis' journey to Canton, Ohio

    • Behind the facade: Post-Gazette journalists document life in a changing Cuba

    • A look at the past: Memories from 34 Boulevard of the Allies

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    Budget impasse leaving House Democrats in the lurch

    Human service agencies are feeling a cash-flow crunch and some school districts have approved tapping lines of credit to pay the bills.

    TRAFFIC: Parkway West closures continue this weekend, next week

    Everything you need to know to dodge the orange barrels.


    Office complex planned near Pittsburgh International Airport

    The plans include office buildings with up to 100,000 square feet each and another office/flex building up to 100,000 square feet in size.

    McDonald’s, Tyson Foods drop farm after videotape shows animal cruelty

    McDonald’s Corp. and Tyson Foods have severed ties with a farm where workers were videotaped stabbing, clubbing and stomping on chickens.


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    Dirt track competitors heat up the course at Pennsylvania Motor Speedway

    Watching the races at the Pennsylvania Motor Speedway in Imperial is loud, dirty ... and a lot of fun. (Food’s good, too.)

    Stylebook: FGI Pittsburgh announces new board members, next event

    Plus, charity fashion shows, made-to-measure suits trunk show at Larrimor’s, a workshop for models in the making and more fashion news.


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    First Person / On the sandlot: I learned life lessons on a neighborhood field

    It is said that the Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton.

    Shoot ’em up USA: Americans must rethink their attitudes on guns

    If you get the feeling that a multiple shooting makes headlines every day, you’re right.


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