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Tuesday - May 6, 2014

| Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 1:21 p.m.
Jasmine Goldband | Tribune-Review
Danielle DiNunzio, 28 of Uptown, left, relaxes near the fountain at Point State Park as roommates Brittany Goettler, 25 and Remy Olinzock, 24 of Mt. Washington take a break from their workout on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
Stephanie Strasburg | Tribune-Review
From left to right: Marlo Cyanovich, 7, AJ Miller, 8, Mia Cyanovich, 7, and Tiffany Miller, 6, all of Robinson Township, play on the statue of Roberto Clemente outside PNC Park before the night's game on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
With dandelion flowers sprouting, Janey and Lowell Zadai of New Kensington enjoy a walk in the sun in Memorial Park in New Kensington on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
James Knox | Tribune-Review
A bee collects pollen high on a flowering tree blooming on a sunny Tuesday afternoon in the Friendship Parklet on May 6, 2014.
Guy Wathen | Tribune-Review
Charles Kehren, 75, of Brentwood, participates in the frisbee toss event during the Spring 60+ Games sponsored by Citiparks Senior Interests at the Schenley Oval Sportsplex on May 6, 2014. The games began on April 22 and wrapped up today with track and field events including Frisbee toss, softball toss and a walk-a-thon.
Justin Merriman | Tribune-Review
Madeline Worman, 3, of Greensburg plays in the water in Children's Museum of Pittsburgh in the North Side on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. The museum was one of 816 nonprofit groups seeking gifts on the annual Day of Giving.
Evan Sanders | Tribune-Review
Zach Patton (front) and George Coppetti, Scottdale Borough street department employees, seal cracks on Orchard Avenue on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
James Knox | Tribune-Review
Crews upright this backhoe after it fell off of its trailer while making a turn out of the Sheets along Ehrman Road near Route 19 in Cranberry on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
Evan Sanders | Tribune-Review
Keith Dillow of S&S Communications repairs phone lines that were damaged when a fire destroyed a barn at 117 Mt. Joy Road in Mount Pleasant Township on Monday, May 5, 2014. Fire officials are trying to determine the cause. Kecksburg fire Chief David Trout said the barn was fully engulfed in flames when the call came in just after 11 p.m. The barn, which was not insured, is on property owned by the Davis family, according to county records. “There was no livestock or animals inside. There was some farm equipment stored there,” Trout said. One firefighter was treated as a precaution for an elevated heart rate, he said. A residence about 150 feet away was not damaged.
Sean Stipp | Tribune-Review
St. Vincent College freshman Alexis Foster pets Daisy, an airedale terrier handled by Linda Brendlinger of Therapy Dogs International Chapter 207 Pittsburgh, during a visit to a stress relief station to help students cope during final examination week on May 6, 2014. Popping bubble wrap and making stress balls were among other activities.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Cows graze atop a knoll amidst the changing colors of a farmer's field off of Franklin Road in Cranberry on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
Stephanie Strasburg | Tribune-Review
Roxanne Hahn of Aleppo waters plants outside her store, Roxanne's Dried Flowers, in the Strip District on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
Louis B. Ruediger
Paul Hooks, 30, of Kittanning enjoys a ride on his bicycle in Kittanning's Riverfront Park on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
Jim Ference | The Valley Independent
George Blum of Brentwood watches as the president of the Mon Valley RC Club, Al Kozusko of Rostraver Township, launches his little yellow plane as it goes past George's 30 year old J3 Cub on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the Mon Valley RC Club air field at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Linda Porter and her son, Derrick, were among those to attend a Work Zone Safety Awareness Event on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Butler. The event recognized PennDOT employees killed in the line of duty since 1970. Porter’s husband, Ronald, was among those recognized.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Rows of crosses draped with workers vests and helmets make up a memorial at the PennDoOT Butler County Maintenance Office Tuesday, May 6, 2014. The annual memorial recognizes every Penn DOT worker who has died in the line of duty since 1970 at the Work Zone Safety Awareness Event.

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