Paul Sandberg, co-founder and CEO of Personal Health Recording for Quality of Life, or PHRQL, presents his company at the UpPrize competition held in the New Hazlett Theater on the North Side.
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Paul Sandberg, co-founder and CEO of Personal Health Recording for Quality of Life, or PHRQL, presents his company at the UpPrize competition held in the New Hazlett Theater on the North Side.

UpPrize awards for-profit companies in Pittsburgh

Sponsors of UpPrize are BNY Mellon, the BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania, and The Forbes Funds.

 Leslie Clague, a community outreach coordinator, stands at the door to the Polish Hill Civic Association where she is the only staff.

HUD’s income data update to cut funding in some Pittsburgh communities

The Polish Hill Civic Association will close its office as a result of funding cuts that also affect several other city neighborhoods.

 The Boy Scouts’ New York chapter announced in April it hired Tessier as the nation’s first openly gay Eagle Scout as a summer camp leader in public contrast to the national scouting organization’s ban on openly gay adult members.

Pittsburgh reaction on Scouts’ gay policy mixed

One local advocate characterized the decision as a "monumental step back", but others said they were heartened by the push for equality.

 115 West Hutchinson Ave. in Edgewood is for sale.

Buying Here: Nearly century-old house in Edgewood is colorful, comfortable

The house is on the market for $299,000 with Bernie Kuhn of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services. It's open by appointment.

 Robert Crissman, an inmate who escaped from a work-release program on Thursday, leaves the Pennsylvania State Police barracks in Kittanning after being arraigned Friday before District Justice James Owen. Crissman will be held at the Butler County Jail.

Armstrong fugitive with no history of violent behavior charged with killing woman

Robert Crissman, 38, was captured Friday morning and arraigned in a proceeding from which reporters were banned.

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