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Pittsburgh School Board public hearing will examine alarmingly low literacy rates for black children.

By Brittany Hailer Pittsburgh Current Contributing Writer info@pittsburghcurrent.com Last week, Pittsburgh Public Schools board member…
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Police officer found not guilty of homicide after shooting unarmed black teen Antwon Rose II in the back

Supporters begin marching Downtown, East Liberty to protest verdict that came in less than three…
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Downtown Pittsburgh venue restores name to August Wilson African American Cultural Center

By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com In an update to a story we brought…
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Behind the Scenes Look at The Steel Curtain Coming to Kennywood this Summer

Today was the hard hat media tour of The Steel Curtain at Kennywood Park. This…
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Most Likely to Screw You Over: Remembering the people who got the most out of Pittsburgh’s EDMC and the Art Institute — the executives

Former US Attorney General Loretta Lynch announces a 95.5 million settlement with EDMC in November…
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Pittsburgh Current seeking applicants for two advisory panels

By Pittsburgh Current Staff info@pittsburghcurrent.com Pittsburgh Current publisher/editor Charlie Deitch announced today a call for…

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Exhalations Dance Theatre presents “Equinox”

A recent EDT rehearsal (Photo: Sami Saunders Studio) By Steve Sucato Pittsburgh Current Dance Writer…
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On heels of anti-Muslim comments, Jeanine Pirro to be honored here in April by St. Barnabas

Jeanine Pirro (Photo: Michael Vadon/Wikimedia Commons) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com Editor's Note:…
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Trial of police officer accused of killing unarmed Antwon Rose Jr. begins

Former East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld secreted into courthouse for "security" reasons Michelle Kenney,…
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Local Liquor Superlatives: Introducing the Glass of 2019

By Haley Frederick Pittsburgh Current Staff Writer haley@pittsburghcurrent.com When it comes to liquor, local distilleries…
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Most Likely to Screw You Over: Remembering the people who got the most out of Pittsburgh’s EDMC and the Art Institute — the executives

Former US Attorney General Loretta Lynch announces a 95.5 million settlement with EDMC in November…
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Dale Watson’s got a new record, a new home and a new outlook on life

Dale Watson plays the Hard Rock Cafe March 22. Almost from the moment you put…

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March 24, 2019 in News

“Say his name!” Protesters take to the streets in memory of Antwon Rose II after cop who killed him is acquitted

Fundraising platforms also set up to help Rose's family Text by Charlie Deitch Photos by…
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March 23, 2019 in News

Pittsburgh School Board public hearing will examine alarmingly low literacy rates for black children.

By Brittany Hailer Pittsburgh Current Contributing Writer info@pittsburghcurrent.com Last week, Pittsburgh Public Schools board member…
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March 23, 2019 in Breaking News, News

Police officer found not guilty of homicide after shooting unarmed black teen Antwon Rose II in the back

Supporters begin marching Downtown, East Liberty to protest verdict that came in less than three…
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