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 Monte Miller, 14, of Pittsburgh shows his skill Saturday at the Wheel Mill indoor track in Homewood. The Wood Fest event included free clinics, mountainbike challenges and contests.
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Monte Miller, 14, of Pittsburgh shows his skill Saturday at the Wheel Mill indoor track in Homewood. The Wood Fest event included free clinics, mountainbike challenges and contests.

Wood Fest gives Pittsburgh mountain bikers indoor thrills at Wheel Mill

At the 80,000-square-foot Homewood facility, hibernating cyclists get their juices flowing.


 Robert Ferrante and Autumn Klein were married at the historic Old North Church in Boston in May 2001.

Irretrievably broken: The early lives of Robert Ferrante and Autumn Klein

In this first part of a series leading up to his sentencing, read about Bob and Autumn before they met in 1995.



 Clinton Bleil of Strictly Business Catering in Sharpsburg serves a pulled pork sandwich Saturday to Barb Nugent of McCandless at the Northside Common Ministries community food pantry on the North Side.

From food pantry basics, chefs whip up good eats

Northside Common Ministries sponsored the fourth annual event Saturday to raise money for its food pantry,



 Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh holding its January meeting in the New Bohemian venue on the North Side. The assembly is a godless congregation that meets for the fellowship and sense of community of church.

Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh: A ‘godless congregation’ that aims to do good

Sunday Assembly, launched in 2013, claims 65 chapters, with Pittsburgh’s opening last fall. It celebrates “the one life we know we have.”


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What's old is new

A 1929 photo of the Mon Wharf. The event for which the thousands of people have gathered remains a mystery.
The Post-Gazette is excavating, curating and digitizing its photo library, which has been accumulating photographs for more than a century, and displaying the photos online with a peek into their origins.

We hope The Digs will be of interest to readers, history buffs and those interested in photojournalism, and ignites some memories of Pittsburgh's storied past.



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    Allegheny County still transitioning from police to rangers in parks

    The county is seeking a lead park ranger who will help develop the program this year and determine the appropriate ranger staffing levels.



    Sunday weather looking 'less bad,' but snow and freezing rain in forecast

    Expect up to 3 inches of snow on Sunday, not the nearly 8 inches the National Weather Service envisioned this morning.


     



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