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Living

The 25th anniversary edition of "The Places Rated Almanac" ranked Pittsburgh as the most livable city in the coutry this year. With three professional sports team, a symphony, opera, ballet, numerous theaters and myriad of restaurants and bars this comes as no surprise to those who live here.

Pittsburgh is a big city with a small town atmosphere. Downtown's office buildings, sports arenas, and cultural district mesh with Pittsburgh's many neighborhoods. Each neighborhood has it's own uniquie idenity and together they offer a wide variety of experiences its visitors and residents.

General Informaiton
Visit Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Celebrates Glass

Sports
Penguins - Hockey
Pirates - Baseball
Steelers - Football
Three Rivers Regatta

Arts & Entertainment
3 Rivers Arts Festival
Andy Warhol Museum
Carnegie Museums
City Theater
Hienz History Center
Kennywood
Mr. Small's Theatre

Restuarants
Big Burrito Restaurants
Bossa Nova
Sonoma Bar & Grille

Working

Pittsburgh balances an interesting mix of established companies in the financial, heathcare and communicaitons fields with a growing number of young companies in the growing technology industry.

Top Ten Employers in the Pittsburgh Region

  1. UPMC Health System
  2. Giant Eagle, Inc.
  3. University of Pittsburgh
  4. West Penn Allegheny Health System
  5. The PNC Financial Services Group
  6. Mellon Financial Corp
  7. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  8. Eat 'n Park Hospitality Group, Inc.
  9. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  10. Verizon Communications

10 (of 70) Billion Dollar+ Companies with Global/Americas Headquarters with a Pittsburgh Presence

  1. Alcoa, Inc.
  2. Bayer Corporation.
  3. Del Monte Foods
  4. FedEx Ground
  5. GlaxoSmithKline
  6. H.J. Heinz Company
  7. PPG Industries, Inc.
  8. Sony Electronics, Inc.
  9. US Steel Corporation
  10. Westinghouse Electric Company

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