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Memorial Service for Thomas E. Starzl, MD/PhD

Memorial Service for Thomas E. Starzl, MD/PhD  Dr. Thomas E. Starzl, known as the “father of transplantation” for his role...

 

Obituary for Deborah Walker, Pittsburgh City Official

Obituary for Deborah Walker February 24, 2017   Deborah Walker, previously known to many as “Officer...

 

Former Wilkinsburg Mayor and NAACP Activist Bob Pitts Dies, A Memorial Service Scheduled

Former Wilkinsburg mayor and long time NAACP activist Bob Pitts passed away Nov. 2nd in Cleveland, Ohio. According to Mr. Pitts wife,...

 

Kicking off Women's History Month on PUM: African American Women's Entrepreneurial Spirit

AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN’S ENTREPREURIAL SPIRIT   “I am a woman who came from the cotton fields of...

 

PUM One on One with Pittsburgh Stingrays Coach Hosea Holder The Pittsburgh Stingrays will Feature Olympic Champion Cullen Jones February 8th as Part of Black History Celebrations

  PUM One on One with Pittsburgh Stingrays Coach Hosea Holder The Pittsburgh Stingrays will Feature Olympic Champion Cullen...

 

Dr. Rex Crawley loses battle with cancer

Dr. Rex Crawley loses battle with cancer by Brooke Smith, Editor-in-Chief • November 25, 2013   by RMU...

 

Pitt Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs Robert Hill to Retire, Effective May 31, 2013

  Pitt Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs Robert Hill to Retire, Effective May 31, 2013 PITTSBURGH— Robert Hill,...

 

Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of Gary Lancaster, Chief U.S. Judge for Western Pa.

Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of   Gary Lancaster, Chief U.S. Judge for Western Pa., dead at 63 Gary L. Lancaster, the...

 

Regis D. Bobonis, Sr. "Black Pilots/Red Tails"

      Regis D. Bobonis, Sr., PUM Contributor "Black Pilots/Red Tails"   ...

 

PUM Contributor Regis Bobonis, Sr. Profiles: F. Michael Higginbotham and the Legacy of His Family

    SEQ CHAPTER \h \r 1 F. MICHAEL HIGGINBOTHAM   F. Michael Higginbotham, who was raised in Sewickley,...

 

PUM Contributor Kam Williams Final Interview with the the Late Gentle Giant, Michael Clarke Duncan

  Michael Clarke Duncan, RIP The Last Interview with Kam Williams, PUM Contributor (  Actor Michael Clarke Duncan,...

 

What Ever Happened to these TV Personalities in Pittsburgh

What Ever Happened to these TV Personalities in Pittsburgh? They come into our homes, greeting us each day, and then one day you discover...

 

Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of Former NBA Great Armon Gilliam, aka the "Hammer"

   Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of Former NBA Great Armon Gilliam,  aka the "Hammer"  Sadly,...

 

Nate Smith - Fought His Way into the Union, Bulldozed Path for Blacks in Construction

Nate Smith - Fought His Way into the Union, Bulldozed Path for Blacks in Construction His wife of 60 years, says Nate is now living in a...

 

WPXI's Dee Thompson Retires After Nearly 35 Years Of Service

WPXI's Dee Thompson Retires After Nearly 35 Years Of Service Dee has been out on medical leave for much of the summer, but will retire...

 

Rev. Loran Mann Celebrates Forty Years At Pentecostal Temple Church And Reflects On His Accomplishments And Challenges Ahead

Rev. Loran Mann Celebrates Forty Years At Pentecostal Temple Church And Reflects On His Accomplishments And Challenges Ahead There are...

 

Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of Jesse Fife Jr. senior vice president and chief of operations at Manchester Bidwell Corporation

  Pittsburgh Urban Media Mourns the Death of Jesse Fife Jr. senior vice president and chief of operations at Manchester Bidwell...

 

After 163 Years, African-American Legal Scholar and Abolitionist George B. Vashon to Be Admitted to Pennsylvania Bar

After 163 Years, African-American Legal Scholar and Abolitionist George B. Vashon to Be Admitted to Pennsylvania Bar PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7...

 

PUM Goes One On One With The Honorable Gary L. Lancaster The Only African American Federal Judge In The Region

  PUM Goes One On One With The Honorable Gary L. Lancaster The Only African American Federal Judge In The Region  ...

 

John Christian, Former Radio and Television Personality, affectionally known as "Sir Walter" dies...

John Christian, Former Radio and Television Personality, affectionally known as "Sir Walter" dies...   The...

 

Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project

Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project   On view at Carnegie Museum of Art In honor of the 101st birthday of the...

 
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