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Thursday - October 3, 2013

| Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
Evan R. Sanders | Daily Courier
Frazier Area School District Maintenance John Phillips (left), Supervisor, and Terry Oberlietner, work to fill a large pink 'F' for Frazier at Commodore Stadium in Perryopolis on Thursday, October 3, 2013. The pink 'F' is for breast cancer awareness and the field is being prepared for Frazier's match up against Avella.
Erica Dietz | Valley News Dispatch
Firefighters battle a barn fire along Monroe Road in Buffalo Township on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Fire officials could not be reached immediately for details.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review
Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen kneels in the outfield Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, before Game 1 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.
Justin Merriman | Tribune-Review
Shane Quinn, 21, of Forest Hills doesn't like what he sees on the big screen outside PNC Park in the early going of the Pirates game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
Brian F. Henry | Tribune-Review
Spectators gather around the newly dedicated memorial for Sgt. 1st Class Randall Shughart during a memorial commemoration at Westminster Cemetery in Carlisle on Thursday, October 3, 2013.
Brian F. Henry | Tribune-Review
Christopher Kepner of the 28th Infantry Division bows his head in prayer during a memorial commemoration for Sgt. 1st Class Randall Shughart at Westminster Cemetery in Carlisle on Thursday, October 3, 2013.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Ashley Fersch tends to newly planted herbs at the Good-to-Grow Greenhouse in Lawrenceville on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania will use the 18-by-30-foot greenhouse for a classroom as clients will learn to cultivate and grow fresh produce and flowers year-round. Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania cut the ribbon Thursday on its latest job-training “classroom” — an 18-by-30-foot greenhouse that it hopes will also be a an asset to the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Funded by a $50,000 grant from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, the Good-to-Grow Greenhouse sits on the westside of the Goodwill Workforce Development Center at 118 52nd Street. Goodwill clients will train at the greenhouse, learning to cultivate and grow fresh produce and flowers year-round. Produce will be used in the nearby Good-To-Go Café, and the flowers will be used for landscaping at the development center. Both produce and flowers will be sold at the Lawrenceville Farmer’s Market, which operates from May through October in Goodwill’s parking lot. Exterior construction of the Good-to-Grow Greenhouse has been completed, agency officials said. Work is now under way on the interior, including furnishings and materials such as raised beds, soil, tools, seeds, bulbs, plant starts, lighting and a landscaped pathway. It is scheduled to be in full operation by Dec. 1.
James Knox | Tribune-Review
Members of the Pittsburgh Triathlon Club swim upstream back to the Roberto Clemente Bridge on Thursday, October 3, 2013, after participating in a group swim to the Big Rubber Duck at the Point and back.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
A Pittsburgh police officer gathers information on an automobile accident on Marshall Avenue on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. The driver was taken by ambulance. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Eric Schmadel | Tribune-Review
Joe Berggren of Jeannette tosses a frisbee for Sarge at Franklin Dog Park at Twin Lakes Park on October 3, 2013 east of Greensburg.
andrew russell | Tribune-review
Temujin Ekunfeo of Beltzhoover strolls Brighton Road with a backdrop of fallen leaves on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
James Knox | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Pittsburgh Police officer W. Mudron moves the barriers into place shutting down the Roberto Clemente Bridge Thursday October 3, 2013. The Pirates play game one of their best-of-five series against the St. Louis Cardinals at 5pm Thursday in St. Louis. The Pirates are shutting down Federal Street in front of PNC Park and showing the game on a big screen.
Jason Bridge | Valley News Dispatch
Emergency personnel free the victim of a single-vehicle crash at the intersection of Melwood Road and Chambers Road in Allegheny Township on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.

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