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Pittsburgh residents comment on the recommendation to remove the Christopher Columbus statue from Schenley Park

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Jonah Hoy, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 12, 2020

UPDATE (10/12/2020): As of Oct. 11, Mayor Bill Peduto has recommended to remove the statue. It has been taped and wrapped. PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Art Commission has unanimously voted to remove a statue of Christopher Columbus from Schenley Park. The statue of the famed explorer has stood in ...

Pittsburgh mascots ice skate with families at Schenley Skating Rink

Mascot Skate 2020

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

February 14, 2020

PITTSBURGH - Mascots from all over the Pittsburgh region, including RoMo, joined the Mascot Skate Party at the Schenley Skating Rink. Iceburgh from the Pittsburgh Penguins, Doodles from Chick-fil-A, and many others tested out their ice skating skills at the Schenley Skating Rink and spent time with...

‘Valentine’s on Ice’ event scheduled at Schenley Park Skating Rink

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Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

February 8, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- Schenley Park Skating Rink in Pittsburgh has recently announced their 13th annual “Valentine’s on Ice” event which is scheduled for Valentine’s Day from 7-10 p.m. “Valentine’s on Ice” is a magical night of outdoor ice skating for adults 18 years or older. The event is $5...

Schenley Rink hosting ‘Skate with Santa’ event

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Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- The Schenley Park Ice Rink is planning to host a Skate with Santa event. The ice rink, which is one of only four outdoor ice rinks in Allegheny County, will have the event on Dec. 16 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Every year the City of Pittsburgh sponsors the event that includes holiday...

Pittsburgh announces Schenley Park Skating Rink season opening

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Briana Lewis, Contributor

December 9, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- The city of Pittsburgh announced the opening of the outdoor skating rink at Schenley Park. According to a press release by the city of Pittsburgh, Pittsburghers should “sharpen your skates and ready to enjoy another action-packed season of ice skating at the Schenley Park Skating Rink.” This...