Friday, September 14, 2007

Friday: News of the Day

Carol Pascuzzi works behind the cheese counter at the Pittsburgh Macaroni Company, in the Strip District. She calls everybody who walks in "Dear Heart," and she knows a great deal about cheese. (PC, Heidi Price)


CMU and Caterpillar Inc. are teaming up to establish a Center of Excellence for Field Robotics and Automation. It will yield five to ten new engineering jobs in Lawreceville or Oakland. (PC, Deb Smit)

The region should look at this as a good opportunity with a great company for the future of robotics,” Bares says. “This is a field that is in its early childhood and Caterpillar feels the time is right to begin developing these products. We’re confident that it also will provide Caterpillar with access to some of the best minds in the business.”


Summerset at Frick Park has cottages available starting at $297,000, or estates that reach upwards of $600,000. The development is accessible from Forward Avenue in Squirrel Hill. (PC, Team Effort)

Editorial Comment: This sounds like a great place to live.

1 comment:

  1. Summerset is a great development to bring $$$ into the city limits - even though it's new construction, the city could do well to recognize the potential and focus REdevelopment around its park system.