KNIT THE BRIDGE There is art to be found all over the city of Pittsburgh. Now thanks to over 1800 volunteers who met in “knit-ins” around the city to produce 580 knitted and crocheted blankets to cover one of Pittsburgh’s best-known bridges, The Andy Warhol Bridge. “It is about connecting and bridging communities,” says Amanda Gross, a […]
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Here are more of my beginning attempts at night photography and fireworks that were taken a couple of years ago from Station Square in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Posted in answer to Flickr Comments FFF Challenge. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
A FEW PLACES I’VE VISITED IN THE LAST YEAR I had to include my hometown, the City of Pittsburgh, it has a number of attractions that I am sure you would be pleased to see. Visit more attractions at Jakesprinter’s Sunday Post, located here. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
WELCOME HOME VETERANS Under the canopy are five life-size statues by sculptor George Danhires. They depict “the welcome home that veterans have historically treasured.” Welcome home to proud men and women We begin now to fulfill promises To remember the past To look to the future We begin now to complete the final process […]
TAGGED “E” – ENCOURAGEMENT HANG IN THERE BE ENCOURAGED! ( click on below video to see more photos ) DON’T QUIT When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile, but you have […]
Former President Bill Clinton led an 11th hour get-out-the-vote rally, under gray, cold skies and gave Pittsburghers one last sales pitch Monday at a rally in Market Square to tell why they should vote to re-elect President Obama. “To me this election is fairly simple,” Clinton told a crowd that filled the middle of the square on […]
FOUNTAINS WALTZING WATERS BESSEMER COURT, STATION SQUARE CHASIN’ WATER FOUNTAINS Most of you know by now that I love taking photos. Sometimes I get an idea in my head and go on a photo shoot looking for certain things. I find flowing, running water very soothing to the mind and peace to the soul. It […]
“WE’RE MELTING” The eastern part of the United States is experiencing extreme heat conditions. Here in Pittsburgh severe heat advisories have been issued with warnings that people stay inside and make sure they are well hydrated. The temperatures have been over 90 decrees for five straight days. Cooling centers have opened all across the city […]
CITY OF PITTSBURGH AT NIGHT Monongahela River View Allegheny River View PNC Park - Pittsburgh Pirates North Shore View Along The Allegheny River The city of Pittsburgh is a wonderful place to grow up and work in. It is the home of a number of Fortune 500 companies, great Universities and National Sports teams. […]