November 10, 2011
In this episode, Chris Fennimore tells the story of the handmade American flag his father stitched together while serving in Germany in the waning days of World War Two. Also, Michael Bartley introduces viewers to a local World War Two Vet who survived the D-Day landings and the Battle of the Bulge. And Tonia Caruso takes viewers of a tour of the historic Mansions on Fifth Avenue in Shadyside.
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Tuesday, April 29, 2014
This episode of Pittsburgh 360 celebrates Women's History Month with a focus on three women. Dr. Zipora "Tsipy" Gur, is Founder and Executive Director of Classrooms Without Borders. The daughter of Holocaust survivors, she's dedicated her life to helping others understand Holocaust by leading study seminars in Poland, Germany and Israel. Florence Shutsy Reyolds made history as one of the first women pilots to fly in World War II as a Women Air Force Service Pilot or WASP. and Patricia Prattis Jennings followed her passion for piano to become the first African-American female member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.