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Shadyside bar, Buffalo Blues a finalist in ESPN poll

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Shadyside bar, Buffalo Blues a finalist in ESPN poll

By Justin Karter Point Park News Service Buffalo Blues, a local Shadyside bar, has been named one of the best sports bars in North America by ESPN. The well regarded bar, located at 216 S. Highland, was the only Pennsylvania bar in the competition this year, following the 2011 win by Chickie’s & Pete’s Bar […]

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Legal Services saves families and local economy, studies show

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Legal Services saves families and local economy, studies show

By Justin Karter Point Park News Service A 62-year-old widow, in danger of losing her home of 36 years after the loss of her husband, avoided moving to a shelter because of free legal aid. After a child went missing in a custody dispute during the Christmas holidays, Neighborhood Legal Services Association, Pittsburgh’s largest provider […]

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Pittsburgh Leadership Conference designed for Zogby’s new generation

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments
Pittsburgh Leadership Conference designed for Zogby’s new generation

By Justin Karter Point Park News Service A conference, scheduled for late September in Pittsburgh, hopes to reach a new generation of politically independent and internationally connected leaders, termed “globals” by well-known pollster John Zogby. The second annual Student Empowership Conference, held at Carlow University, is designed for young, engaged leaders, described by Zogby in […]

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