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Peduto hails decision by ALDI to open store on Penn Avenue in Garfield

PITTSBURGH, PA –Mayor William Peduto, the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation and the citizens and business owners in the Penn Avenue corridor are excited at the news from the ALDI grocery stores chain that it will be opening a new store at 5200 Penn Avenue. 276 more words


New Metrorail Cars To Debut Next Month

WASHINGTON (AP) — Metro says it will debut its newest generation of railcars next month.

The transit agency says its first 7000-series train with eight cars will start service on the blue line on April 14. 60 more words


Rail workers protest against Labour-supported cuts

Around 20 RMT members and supporters protest outside a meeting of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA – formerly Metro) protesting against the plans to introduce driver-only operated trains onto the Northern & TransPennine Express rail franchises. 347 more words


Photography Fridays: Riding the Metro

This week I had the opportunity to ride the St. Louis metro from Brentwood to Laclede’s Landing.  I had not ridden the St. Louis metro since I was very young and I have very little recollection of the experience.   415 more words


Muslim Women’s Association holds fundraiser for needy women

The Muslim Women’s Association of Pittsburgh  sponsored a fund­raising event in support of their newly opened Guest House for women.

The association is a Muslim Charitable Association comprised  of Muslim women from all over the city. 218 more words


Top Ten Tips for Paris

1. When a waiter says the words, “Would you like to order drinks?”, as he’s seating you at your table reply with a firm, “We’ll look at the menu first, thank you.”, or you may be sheading a little tear when two pints cost you €25! 620 more words


PACE Inclusive Voices event draws full house

Artists talking with police officers, salesmen listening to community activist, bankers asking students for advice; none of these are common occurrences. But PACE, the Program to Aid Citizen Enterprise, believes they should be and every year since 2009 it has arranged hundreds of such conversations through its Inclusive Voices luncheon. 500 more words