Kristian Thacker. Looking over the end of the Turtle Creek Valley where it flows into the Monongahela next to the Edgar Thomson Steelworks from the George Westinghouse Bridge. Turtle Creek, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Kristian Thacker. September 9, 2016. Looking across the Strip from a 5th floor window at the Cork Factory. Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Luke Travis. May 18, 2016. Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Greg Clary. February 19, 2016. West Monterey, Clarion County, Pennsylvania.
Stephanie Strasburg. April 24, 2016. Emily Kuzma, 20, of Downtown, stands with her rental skates by the skate room window at Neville Roller Drome. "We're trying to rebuild the skate community here in Pittsburgh," said rink owner/operator Jim Park, 53, of West View, a lifelong skater himself. This marks the fifth year under Park's ownership for Neville Roller Drome, the rink where his father first took him to learn to skate as a six-year-old. Neville Island, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Pete Marovich. May 7, 2015. A boy walks along the foggy streets of the McDonald Heights neighborhood of Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.
Pete Marovich. June 5, 2015. Angelo "Tubby" Galzarano, 79, speaks to a customer on the phone in he repair shop, Tubby's Auto Service, in West Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.
Pete Marovich. May 7, 2015. George "Blackie" Miller sits in his bar, Mahoney's in West Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania. Miller, who changed his last name from Dokmanovich years ago, was born in West Aliquippa and lived there all of his life. He has seen the town go from boom to bust along with the steel industry. "This town is done," says Miller.
Pete Marovich. May 8, 2015. Children play on their dad's demolition derby car outside of their home in West Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.
Pete Marovich. May 8, 2015. Bartender, Lisa Nicely, talks with West Aliquippa resident Chuck Forrester in Mahoney's West bar in West Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania. Mahoney's has been in operation in West Aliquippa for 40 years.
Pete Marovich. August 9, 2015. A parade member carries the statue of San Rocco, patron Saint of Patrica, Italy, to the beginning of the route for the start of the 90th annual San Rocco Festa procession. The festival, a three-day religious celebration, is held annually in August honoring St. Rocco, a patron saint of the city of Potenza, Italy where many Italians in Aliquippa can trace their ancestry. Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.
Pete Marovich. September 18, 2015. Plan 12 is one of the city's most crime-ridden areas where the police enforce a "no loitering" ordinance. But many residents say there's not enough to keep the youth of the city from hanging out on street corners. As foreign-born workers flocked to western Pennsylvania at the turn of the 20th century to fill jobs at Jones & Laughlin Steel mill, the company built several planned communities, officially called the Plans by J&L. Eventually there would be 12 plans and the neighborhoods of Aliquippa are still known by those names today. Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.
Stephanie Strasburg. April 18, 2015. The crowd at a performance of the McKeesport Black Berets in the parking lot of the Healthy Village Learning Institute in McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Stephanie Strasburg. April 16, 2015. Outside the Healthy Village Learning Institute in McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Stephanie Strasburg. April 18, 2015. Nizhae with her pet ferret outside her home in McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Stephanie Strasburg. April 16, 2015. Tawana Bray in her town of McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Kristian Thacker. June 1, 2015. The faint trail of a deer that had been feeding in this field earlier in the morning. Fort Hill, Somerset County, Pennsylvania.
Sarah VanTassel. June 8, 2015. Native Pittsburgh artist, Steph Defelice. Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Sarah VanTassel. April 12, 2015. Cleaning after the range. Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Jack Jeffries. July 10, 2014. Marshalls Creek, Monroe County, Pennsylvania.
Keith McManus. June 13, 2014. Rice's Landing Riverfest. Rice's Landing, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Brett Carlsen. May 12, 2014. Annual garage sale in a vacant grocery store to benefit the local explorer scout troop. Athens, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.
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Contributors: Brett Carlsen, Greg Clary, Matt Dallos, Justin Hamel, Jack Jeffries, Trevor King, Pete Marovich, Keith McManus, Ed Panar, Jake Reinhart, Victoria Ruan, Stephen Speranza, Sean Stewart, Stephanie Strasburg, Kristian Thacker, Luke Travis, Sarah VanTassel, Justin Visnesky, Andrew Wertz.