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Photo gallery: A step toward bringing back Century III Mall

Keith Hodan | Tribune-Review - In a Century III Mall parking lot, Joe Wolen leads Mohannahas Samuel, 11, of West Mifflin, on a pony ride in front of one of the vacant storefronts, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The pony rides were one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Keith Hodan  |  Tribune-Review</em></div>In a Century III Mall parking lot, Joe Wolen leads Mohannahas Samuel, 11, of West Mifflin, on a pony ride in front of one of the vacant storefronts, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The pony rides were one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
Keith Hodan | Tribune-Review - In a Century III Mall parking lot, a stage featured a variety of entertainment, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The stage was one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Keith Hodan  |  Tribune-Review</em></div>In a Century III Mall parking lot, a stage featured a variety of entertainment, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The stage was one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
Keith Hodan | Tribune-Review - In a Century III Mall parking lot, Caitlyn O'Neil, 10, of West Mifflin, rides a mechanical bull, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The bull rides were one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Keith Hodan  |  Tribune-Review</em></div>In a Century III Mall parking lot, Caitlyn O'Neil, 10, of West Mifflin, rides a mechanical bull, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The bull rides were one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall.
Keith Hodan | Tribune-Review - In a Century III Mall parking lot, Joey Patrick, 13, keeps cool with a splash of water from a pump powered by a solar panel controlled by Connor Schrott,10, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The solar-powered fountain was one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall. The solar-powered fountain was from Munhall company, ZeroFossil Energy Outfitters. The two boys are both from West Mifflin.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Keith Hodan  |  Tribune-Review</em></div>In a Century III Mall parking lot, Joey Patrick, 13, keeps cool with a splash of water from a pump powered by a solar panel controlled by Connor Schrott,10, Saturday, September 7, 2013.The solar-powered fountain was one of the attractions and events that were part of West Mifflin's Community Day. The event was held in the parking lot to show support for the new owners of the vacancy-plagued mall. The solar-powered fountain was from Munhall company, ZeroFossil Energy Outfitters. The two boys are both from West Mifflin.

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West Mifflin held its community day outside Century III Mall as a show of support for Moonbeam Capital Investments LLC, a Las Vegas company that bought the vacancy-plagued retail complex for $10.5 million in May. Moonbeam is trying to lease about 10 percent of vacant spaces at the 34-year-old mall by November, a start toward revitalizing it.

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