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Monessen Rising

Artist Relocation in Monessen PA

Artists win when they relocate
Are you an artist looking for a better lifestyle?
An artist relocation program can be the answer.
It’s working for Paducah, Kentucky, one of America’s first, modern, relocation programs for artists. A booming art scene and stable economy make Paducah a…

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Doping the Void, Rustbelt Homewreckers, Get to the Chopper!, 10:30 p.m.; Wed.: Riotgod, 10 … ALAN AND RUBEN'S BAR AND GRILLE Washington, Pa ., 724-223-1038. Wed. ….

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In 1986 an abandoned steel plant along the Mon in the city of Monessen was used to film RoboCop, a dystopian movie set in a future Detroit in the midst of an economic collapse, illustrating the case perfectly. … The coal town of Marianna, Pennsylvania , built by the Pittsburgh Buffalo Company in 1907, which was considered such a shining jewel of industry that it was visited by President Theodore Roosevelt upon its construction, was totally forgotten after the mine closed …

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After the American Revolution , a boat building industry sprung up to meet the needs of European settlers headed west into Ohio Country. In 1791, small farmers in the Mon Valley angered by taxes decreed …. In 1986 an abandoned steel plant along the Mon in the city of Monessen was used to film RoboCop, a dystopian movie set in a future Detroit in the midst of an economic collapse, illustrating the case perfectly.

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Today, the city that once produced more steel than almost anyone outside Pittsburgh is a shell of its former self. … Monessen man killed, woman hurt in crash on I-70 in Rostraver

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Today, the city that once produced more steel than almost anyone outside Pittsburgh is a shell of its former self. … Monessen man killed, woman hurt in crash on I-70 in Rostraver

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