Local maker community finds new space in Wilkinsburg

December 4, 2017: “Protohaven, the nonprofit formed from members of the shuttered TechShop in East Liberty, has found a new location for its maker space. The group announced Friday that it has signed a lease for a 3,000-square-foot space on...

Wilkinsburg to show off vacant properties

October 27, 2017: “Unlike most home tours, which give participants a peek at nicely appointed homes and yards, a tour being held in Wilkinsburg next week will showcase the borough’s vacant properties. “We have the highest rate of vacancy in...

Meet Me at the (Wilkinsburg) Station

October 2, 2017: “Wilkinsburg was the place to be #SEEN on Saturday night, specifically outside of the historic Wilkinsburg train station on Hay Street. The station, which has been closed for more than 40 years, is undergoing a major...

Meet Me at the Station Rolls into Wilkinsburg this Weekend

September 27, 2017: “If you’re like most people who have been in Wilkinsburg recently, you may be wondering what’s up with the Wilkinsburg Train Station. Over the past year, the Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation (WCDC) has...

Meet Me at the Station

September 13, 2017: “The Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation presents “Meet me at the Station” – Saturday September 30th at 6pm. Tom Roberts and the Allegheny City Ragtime Orchestra will play and present silent films with...

RECAP // Factory 500 Tour of Wilkinsburg

July 13, 2017: “On a recent rainy July day, Factory 500 members gathered at the Wilkinsburg Train Station, an iconic landmark that has stood abandoned since its closing in 1976. Tracey Evans, Executive Director of the Wilkinsburg Community...