Pittsburgh metropolitan area

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their championship games in Pittsburgh, however. In addition, many extras (Extra (actor)) in the movie are seen wearing Pittsburgh Pirates hats and Pittsburgh Steelers apparel. One worker is even shown wearing a WDVE t-shirt, in reference to the popular classic rock station in the city. 2 Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area)–New Castle (New Castle, Pennsylvania) (PA (Pennsylvania)) locale service_area New York


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in the global economy, but is larger than the scope of any one single political entity, authority, or organization", and that " t he only thing we find at artificial boundaries are problems, not solutions."


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, as well as its service economy built upon education, healthcare, and technology. Pittsburgh is by far the largest metropolitan area in Appalachia proper. The next largest metropolitan area is Birmingham, Alabama, which is about half of Pittsburgh's size. Cultural While the city's status as an Appalachian city is largely undisputed, the city has been described as not belonging culturally to any of the major "regions" of the United States


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Metropolitan Statistical Area . The population was 127 at the 2000 census. It is most well known for Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Somerset County, although some areas still list the resort's business address as Champion, an unincorporated village located across the border in Fayette County. Some civic leaders are attempting to attract businesses and homeowners from the neighboring Pittsburgh metropolitan area, marketing Weirton as a bedroom community, taking advantage of the close proximity to the Pittsburgh International Airport and major interstates. Filming began in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area on October 3, 2011, and continued through the end of January, 2012. The film is scheduled to be released in February 2013. service_area New York (New York metropolitan area), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), and Chicago (Chicago metropolitan area) metropolitan areas, Southern Tier of New York, southern Wisconsin service_type Local, commuter, charter, contract, and yellow school bus service, Megabus


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, in Uniontown (Uniontown, Pennsylvania), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), Pennsylvania) is a retired American basketball player and the current television commentator for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) on Fox Sports West and KCAL (KCAL-TV). He has been the Lakers' color commentator since 1987 (1987-88 NBA season), sharing the microphone with Chick Hearn and winning numerous awards for his work along the way. The Southern California Sports Broadcasters Association has named Lantz best radio commentator in six of the last seven years. Many references to Pittsburgh were made in the movie. Keaton, a native of nearby Coraopolis (Coraopolis, Pennsylvania) closer to the city of Pittsburgh, would mention constantly in the movie (much to the chagrin of his friends) about leading the town's high school basketball team to the state championship in Pittsburgh. In reality, most PIAA (Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association) state championships in Pennsylvania are played in Hershey (Hershey, Pennsylvania), which is more geographically central in the state and is near the state capital of Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania). The WPIAL (Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League), a division of the PIAA whose jurisdiction covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area (except for Pittsburgh Public Schools, which has their own championships in PIAA District 7), does play their championship games in Pittsburgh, however. In addition, many extras (Extra (actor)) in the movie are seen wearing Pittsburgh Pirates hats and Pittsburgh Steelers apparel. One worker is even shown wearing a WDVE t-shirt, in reference to the popular classic rock station in the city. 2 Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area)–New Castle (New Castle, Pennsylvania) (PA (Pennsylvania)) locale service_area New York (New York metropolitan area), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), and Chicago (Chicago metropolitan area) metropolitan areas, Southern Tier of New York, southern Wisconsin service_type Local, commuter, charter, contract, and yellow school bus service, Megabus


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. In the Pittsburgh metropolitan area it splits into a parallel truck route, and serves as the major artery for Ross Park Mall and traverses the Ohio River on the West End Bridge with a great view of downtown Pittsburgh, Point State Park, and Heinz Field. Known for playing outside the quarterback pocket (passing pocket) in what he calls "backyard football (Street football (American))", service_area New York (New York metropolitan area), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), and Chicago (Chicago metropolitan area) metropolitan areas, Southern Tier of New York, southern Wisconsin service_type Local, commuter, charter, contract, and yellow school bus service, Megabus


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, in Uniontown (Uniontown, Pennsylvania), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), Pennsylvania) is a retired American basketball player and the current television commentator for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) on Fox Sports West and KCAL (KCAL-TV). He has been the Lakers' color commentator since 1987 (1987-88 NBA season), sharing the microphone with Chick Hearn and winning numerous awards for his work along the way. The Southern California Sports Broadcasters Association has named Lantz best radio commentator in six of the last seven years. Many references to Pittsburgh were made in the movie. Keaton, a native of nearby Coraopolis (Coraopolis, Pennsylvania) closer to the city of Pittsburgh, would mention constantly in the movie (much to the chagrin of his friends) about leading the town's high school basketball team to the state championship in Pittsburgh. In reality, most PIAA (Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association) state championships in Pennsylvania are played in Hershey (Hershey, Pennsylvania), which is more geographically central in the state and is near the state capital of Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania). The WPIAL (Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League), a division of the PIAA whose jurisdiction covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area (except for Pittsburgh Public Schools, which has their own championships in PIAA District 7), does play their championship games in Pittsburgh, however. In addition, many extras (Extra (actor)) in the movie are seen wearing Pittsburgh Pirates hats and Pittsburgh Steelers apparel. One worker is even shown wearing a WDVE t-shirt, in reference to the popular classic rock station in the city. 2 Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area)–New Castle (New Castle, Pennsylvania) (PA (Pennsylvania)) locale service_area New York (New York metropolitan area), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), and Chicago (Chicago metropolitan area) metropolitan areas, Southern Tier of New York, southern Wisconsin service_type Local, commuter, charter, contract, and yellow school bus service, Megabus


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by the first open professional (John Brallier), the first all-professional team (the Latrobe Athletic Association), and a participant in the first all-professional league (the Pittsburgh Stars of the first National Football League (National Football League (1902))). In the case of ice hockey, the Western Pennsylvania Hockey League was the first hockey league to pay its players in 1901, eventually merging into the first fully pro league, the International Professional Hockey


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and Ryder Cup matches. Annual sports events Annual sporting events include the Head of the Ohio crew race, Three Rivers Regatta, Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix, and the Pittsburgh Marathon. The regions rivers have hosted the Bassmaster Classic and Forrest Wood Cup and the city has enjoyed having one of only two teams to host the Major League Baseball All Star Game a record eight times. The area has also hosted the NHL All Star Game, NHL Winter Classic


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of Defense activities. Finally, the airport also has a air cargo facility and supports general aviation operations. Early years and playing career Krzyzewski was born in Chicago, the son of Polish American parents Emily M. (née Pituch) and William Krzyzewski. http: www.highbeam.com doc 1P2-4343445.html http: www.goduke.com ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID 4200&ATCLID 867025 He has roots in the Pittsburgh area (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), as his maternal grandparents emigrated from Poland to Keisterville, Pennsylvania (Menallen Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania). Up until he was 10 or 12, he visited there every summer; Krzyzewski had stated that he suspects the purpose of such trips was to "teach you to know where you came from and to be proud of it." Coach K practices what he preaches Early years Geary was born near Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County (Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania)—in what is today the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. He was the son of Richard Geary, an ironmaster and schoolmaster, and Margaret White, a native of Maryland. Starting at the age of 14, he attended nearby Jefferson College (Washington and Jefferson College) in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, studying civil engineering and law, but was forced to leave before graduation due to the death of his father, whose debts he assumed. He worked at a variety of jobs, including as a surveyor and land speculator in Kentucky, earning enough to return to college and graduate in 1841. He worked as a construction engineer for the Allegheny Portage Railroad. In 1843, he married Margaret Ann Logan, with whom he had several sons, but she died in 1853. Geary then married the widowed Mary Church Henderson in 1858 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. In the Pittsburgh metropolitan area it splits into a parallel truck route, and serves as the major artery for Ross Park Mall and traverses the Ohio River on the West End Bridge with a great view of downtown Pittsburgh, Point State Park, and Heinz Field. Known for playing outside the quarterback pocket (passing pocket) in what he calls "backyard football (Street football (American))", service_area New York (New York metropolitan area), Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh metropolitan area), and Chicago (Chicago metropolitan area) metropolitan areas, Southern Tier of New York, southern Wisconsin service_type Local, commuter, charter, contract, and yellow school bus service, Megabus

Pittsburgh metropolitan area

subdivision_type4 subdivision_name4 government_footnotes government_type leader_title leader_name leader_title1 leader_name1 established_title established_date area_magnitude unit_pref area_footnotes area_total_km2 area_land_km2 area_water_km2 area_total_sq_mi area_land_sq_mi area_water_sq_mi area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_urban_sq_km area_metro_km2 area_metro_sq_mi 5706 population_as_of 2012 2010 population_footnotes population_note MSA CSA 2012, Urban 2010 population_total population_density_km2 population_density_sq_mi 429 population_urban 1,733,853(22nd (List of United States urban areas)) population_density_urban_sq_mi population_blank1_title MSA (Metropolitan Statistical Area) population_blank1 2,360,733(22nd (Table of United States Metropolitan Statistical Areas)) population_blank2_title CSA (Combined statistical area) population_blank2 2,661,369 (19th (Table of United States Combined Statistical Areas)) population_blank2_title GMP (Gross metropolitan product) population_blank2 $131.3 billion (23rd (List of U.S. metropolitan areas by GDP)) timezone EST (Eastern Time Zone (North America)) utc_offset -5 timezone_DST EDT (Eastern Time Zone (North America)) utc_offset_DST -4 latd latm lats latNS longd longm longs longEW elevation_footnotes tags-- elevation_m elevation_min_ft 660 elevation_max_ft 3001 postal_code_type ZIP codes postal_code 15''xxx'' to 161''xx'' area_code 304, 412, 681, 724, 740, 814, 878 blank_name blank_info blank1_name blank1_info website footnotes

The '''Pittsburgh metropolitan area''' (also called '''Greater Pittsburgh, Southwestern Pennsylvania''' or '''the Pittsburgh Tri-State''') The larger "tri-state" region is defined by the U.S. Census (U.S. Census Bureau) as the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) while definitions of the Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) are within Pennsylvania. http: www.whitehouse.gov sites default files omb bulletins 2013 b13-01.pdf

The area is renowned for its industries including steel, glass and oil; its economy also thrives on healthcare, education, technology, robotics, financial services and the film industry. The region is an emergent area for oil and natural gas companies' Marcellus shale production. The city is headquarters to major global financial institutions including PNC Financial Services (the nation's fifth-largest bank), Federated Investors and the regional headquarters of BNY Mellon. The region is also the 21st largest port (List of ports in the United States) in the United States with almost 34 million short tons of river cargo for 2011, the port ranked 9th largest in the U.S. when measured in domestic trade. http: aapa.files.cms-plus.com PDFs 2011%20U%20S%20%20PORT%20RANKINGS%20BY%20CARGO%20TONNAGE.pdf Since 1954 suburban Boyers, Pennsylvania has been home to one of the world's largest archives including CORBIS images, and Federal documents, since 1998 Iron Mountain Incorporated has used the complex as its main facility. thumb (File:Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-00.jpg) thumb The Oakland neighborhood from the air (Credit:Sage Ross) (File:Oakland (Pittsburgh) from the air.jpg)

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