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It is one of Pennsylvania's most historic communities. Braddock was a key battlesight during the French and Indian War and the place where Andrew Carnegie built his first steel mill.

Ruins of homes in BraddockThe community has fallen on tough times since the decline of the steel industry but some new things are happening that many hope will finally bring about real change. OnQ's Tonia Caruso reports.

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Woodland Hills Academic Foundation
Woodland Hills School District
Braddock's Field Historical Society
Carnegie Library in Braddock

Braddock steel mill

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