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Grandview Traffic Problems to Garner Extra Police Attention

Public safety, in particular traffic along Grandview Avenue, was an emotional issue for Mount Washington residents at the July community forum of the Mount Washington Community Development Corp. District 2 Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith opened the discussion by saying she has had complaints about the traffic and has arranged a meeting with the Traffic 21 Institute […]

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History Center Exhibit Explores Pennsylvania’s Impact on the Civil War

The Senator John Heinz History Center will offer visitors an in-depth look at Pennsylvania’s significant role during the Civil War with its new major exhibition, Pennsylvania’s Civil War, presented by Mylan. In addition to highlighting the state’s contributions to important conflicts like the Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania’s Civil War showcases Pittsburgh’s role as the “Arsenal […]

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Allegheny County Health Department Re-launches Handwashing Campaign

In the wake of the recent outbreak of Hepatitis A in nearby Beaver County, the Allegheny County Health Department has relaunched a public education campaign to promote handwashing as an effective way to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. The campaign provides free handwashing posters for use in public restrooms. Displayed inside stall doors and […]