A spectacular blaze destroys Woodland Church in the midst of filming for the movie “Lorenzo’s Oil.”
Pittsburgh history is built upon moments both significant and small. From the 1903 Wabash Bridge collapse to the 1953 department store strike, find many Pittsburgh event pictures and tales here.
With their student hosts, the Amigos got a taste of life for American teenagers. They ate hamburgers and milkshakes at McDonald’s in the East Hills Shopping Center. They attended classes at Peabody, joined the Pitt cheerleaders at a football game and danced at more than one event.
“He was in total shock,” witness says of the driver of overturned vehicle.
Disaster strikes after motorists step up to offer assistance.
That’s when Pittsburgh saw four seasons of weather pushed together in a two-week period of time in the middle of January.