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    Historic Sites

    With sites like Friendship Hill, Nemacolin Castle, and the W.A. Young Foundry, history is alive in the River Town region.

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    The Monongahela

    A Pennsyslvania River of the Year

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    The area's many vibrant marinas provide docks, launches, boat repairs, and sales. Many also feature restaurants, bars, and even campgrounds.

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    Farmers’ Markets

    With weekly farmers' market in many of the River Towns, fresh fruits and vegetables abound. Check out the event calendar for days and times.

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    Paddling Ten Mile

    Ten Mile Creek provides a quiet opportunity for paddling and fishing.

Announcing Another Investment Opportunity Along the Mon River

For any entrepreneurs and developers  looking for an exciting development opportunity, there’s one to be considered at 401 Railroad Street in Monongahela.  A 24,000 SF former manufacturing plant overlooking the Mon River next to the Aquatorium, the property sits on […]

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Riverlife continues workshops in river towns

You may have heard that Riverlife is taking our show on the road: we’re sharing the lessons we’ve learned working on Pittsburgh’s riverfronts with neighboring towns looking to revitalize their waterfronts. Earlier this month Riverlife and our partner the Northern WV Brownfields Assistance […]

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By Pat Cloonan pcloonan@heraldstandard.com Twenty-three entrepreneurs from as far away as Lawrence County received their certificates Thursday at the conclusion of the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center’s “Planning for Profits” program in Charleroi. “It really is a great […]

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