Category Archives: Pittsburgh

White supremacists prepare to rally in Pittsburgh, eight other cities

New York Magazine has the details. The “march” will be directed at Google facilities in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, Seattle, and Washington, D.C., in addition to the company’s headquarters, GooglePlex, in Mountain View, California. The protests, … Continue reading

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A tour of Woodville Plantation

After enjoying the re-enactment of the Whiskey Rebellion at Woodville Plantation today, my wife and I enjoyed a tour of the house. Enjoy a few photos.

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Got to see a rebellion today

My wife and I took in a rebellion today. Okay, it was a re-enactment of the Whiskey Rebellion, hosted by the Woodville Plantation, in Bridgeville, PA. Enjoy a few photos.

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Not cool. At all. Rep. Tim Murphy’s office vandalized.

No matter how much you might dislike your elected political official, you are never justified damaging his or her office space. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has the story of just such an attack in southwestern Pennsylvania. Police Lt. Duane Fisher said … Continue reading

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A visit to Old St. Luke’s Church, Carnegie, PA.

The number of times my wife or I have driven past Old St. Luke’s Church in Carnegie, PA., is likely in the hundreds. And numerous times the much better half has told me that she’d like to stop in and … Continue reading

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Pirates and baseball fans: Kang vs Marte

So, two of the projected most important pieces to the Pittsburgh Pirates team are on the sidelines. There’s no indication when or if infielder Jung Ho Kang will be given a visa to enter the United States. He’s been denied … Continue reading

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How about NO: Nonprofit wants to create “HOLLYWOOD” like sign in Pittsburgh

Don’t count me among those who support a Pittsburgh-area nonprofit’s effort to create a “PITTSBURGH” sign that would mimic the famed “HOLLYWOOD” sign. WESA has the details. One option for the sign’s future could be something akin to Hollywood’s iconic … Continue reading

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