Tag: Lindsay Lawrence

Pittsburgh Glass Center – Blowing new life into the former Glass City

| December 4, 2012 | 1 Comment
Pittsburgh Glass Center – Blowing new life into the former Glass City

By Lindsay Lawrence Point Park News Service Growing up, Alex Szabo always had dreams of blowing glass although it seemed out of reach due to the lack of resources he had to work with. He knew that given the right circumstances, he would be able to create beautiful pieces of art that would last a […]

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Asian Carp Invasion swimming its way into Pennsylvania waters

| November 13, 2012 | 2 Comments
Asian Carp Invasion swimming its way into Pennsylvania waters

By Lindsay Lawrence Point Park News Service For decades the Asian Carp, an  invasive fish species has threatened the ecosystem of America’s Great Lakes. Now, the aggressive species is also making its way up the Ohio River. Unless something is done to curb the spread of the creature that can grow up to 100-pounds, experts […]

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Silent Spring celebrates 50th Anniversary

| November 4, 2012 | 1 Comment
Silent Spring celebrates 50th Anniversary

By Lindsay Lawrence Point Park News Service Author and scientist Rachel Carson once wrote “man’s endeavors to control nature by his powers to alter and to destroy would inevitably evolve into a war against himself, a war he would lose unless he came to terms with nature.” These words still stand true today as this […]

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Women’s resale franchise, Clothes Mentor, opens in Bridgeville

| October 29, 2012 | 2 Comments
Women’s resale franchise, Clothes Mentor, opens in Bridgeville

By Lindsay Lawrence Point Park News Service Recent college graduate Molly Walters needed a professional look for her new career, but knew that what she needed would be too expensive at the mall. To solve this dilemma, Walters went to Clothes Mentor, a new resale store in Bridgeville. “I came to Clothes Mentor on the […]

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