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Thursday - September 19, 2013

| Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
Jasmine Goldband | Tribune-Review
Emilee Stanford, 25 of Friendship reads during her lunch break at the South Shore Riverfront Park at the South Side works Thursday.
Evan R. Sanders | Daily Courier
Bullskin firefighters extinguish hot spots after a fire destroyed an RV at 137 Rice School Road in Bullskin shortly after 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. According to first responders, the vehicle was fully engulfed at the time of arrival and spread to a neighboring shed. Assisting Bullskin were Connellsville Township and Everson fire departments and Fayette EMS. No injuries were reported on scene.
Jasmine Goldband | Tribune-Review
Janet Shepherd of Irwin pauses to read about 'The Morgan Mill Gate' left from the old Morgan Billet Mill while walking along the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area trail in the South Side Works Thursday.
Stephanie Strasburg | Tribune-Review
Glass artist Bernadette Gerbe of Lawrenceville works on a bead on Thursday in her shop, Gerbe Glass. Gerbe opened the store, previously a beauty salon, along Butler Street in Lawrenceville four weeks ago. She calls it her 'empty nest project.'
James Knox | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Firefighters extinguish hot spots at the scene of a fire at the Cool Springs Golf Center in Bethel Park Thursday, September 19, 2013.
James Knox | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Firefighters were at the scene of a fire at the Cool Springs Golf Center in Bethel Park Thursday, September 19, 2013.
Guy Wathen | Tribune-Review
Former Secretary of State Gen. Colin Powell speaks during the 2013 Pittsburgh Diversity and Leadership Conference at California University of Pennsylvania on Sept. 19, 2013.
Eric Felack | Valley News Dispatch
A flock of turkeys rushes to cross Pine Run Road in Washington Township on Thursday morning, Sept. 19, 2013.
Eric Felack | Valley News Dispatch
Modified Concrete Suppliers employees use hoses to pump contaminated water from a Pine Run tributary in Washington Township into a tanker truck on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. Township police Chief Scott Slagle said the company had spilled about 800 gallons of a latex concrete sealant that drained into the water, giving it a milky sheen.
Eric Felack | Valley News Dispatch
Washington Township firefighters, police Chief Scott Slagle and a Westmoreland County hazardous materials crew investigate the spill of about 800 gallons of a latex concrete sealant into a Pine Run tributary on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. The chemical created a white, milky sheen on about two miles of Pine Run. Responders already had filled the nearby drums full of the discharge.

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