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  •  Westinghouse Academy heading to state championship (wtae.com)

    Excitement grows as Westinghouse Academy heads to state championship

    Updated: 9:39 PM EST Dec 6, 2022 PITTSBURGH — For the first time in over two decades, a City League football team is heading to the state finals. Westinghouse Academy (14-0) is going to Mechanicsburg for the PIAA championship game against Southern Columbia (12-3). Kickoff at the Cumberland Valley High School stadium is set for 1 p.m. Friday.

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    Pittsburgh school board takes stance on race, gender identity teaching in classroom

    Trib Live JUSTIN VELLUCCI | Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022 11:28 a.m. Pittsburgh Public Schools board members this week took a stance on four state House and Senate bills, unanimously passing a resolution that called the measures regarding race and gender identity “inconsistent” with the needs of district students.

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  •  Penguins Announce Mentoring and Ticketing Program for City Schools

    Penguins Announce Mentoring and Ticketing Program for City Schools

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and Pittsburgh Public Schools are proud to announce PPS All-Stars, a new mentoring program that includes the commitment from the Penguins that all Pittsburgh Public Schools students and educators within K-5, 6-8, and K-8 schools are able to attend a Penguins hockey game for free at PPG Paints Arena.

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  •  Pittsburgh native Billy Porter's Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveiled

    Pittsburgh native Billy Porter's Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveiled

    LOS ANGELES (KDKA) - World-renowned actor, director, singer and Pittsburgh native Billy Porter just landed one of the top honors in entertainment: a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Emmy, Tony and Grammy award-winner received the 2,741st star, unveiled Thursday.

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