Shawn McNulty welds hook components at the Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped.
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Shawn McNulty welds hook components at the Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped.

Cambria County employer of blind, handicapped is part of energy's transformation

The shift away from coal is palpable at the Cambria County Association for the Blind & Handicapped, which is betting big on solar.

 Yellow Cab at a parking lot.

PUC denies part of Yellow Cab's request to increase fares

The fare increase would have been Yellow Cab's first since 2008, according to the PUC filing.

 A weisswurst served with mustard, potato pancakes (with sour cream and applesauce) and roasted beets.

Munch goes to Open German Italian Flair

A quirky restaurant in Venetia serves both German and Italian food and more in the basement of a country post office.

 A 1927 version of "The Everyday Song Book", part of the University of Pittsburgh's Special Collections, is the "smoking-gun" evidence that the 1893 ditty "Happy Birthday to You" should be free for public use and not subject to copyright restrictions, lawyers say.

Pitt library songbook key to lawsuit over ‘Happy Birthday’ rights

A songbook found at Pitt shows that “Happy Birthday” isn’t copyrighted, lawyers say, calling it the “smoking gun” in a long legal dispute.

 The Pirates' Vance Worley delivers a pitch against the Brewers in April.

Pirates' Worley designated for assignment to make room for Blanton

Worley started eight games earlier this season before moving to the bullpen in mid-May.

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