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Bigelow Heights Community Reunion

December 22, 2011 – 12:00 pm
BigelowHeights_collage You've heard of high school or college reunions, what about a neighborhood reunion? That's what happened on July 30 and July 31, 2011 as over 100 former (and current) residents reconnected. Listen to stories from folks who grew up in Bigelow Heights after World War II. Discover the joys and fears found in this neighborhood located between Greenfield and Squirrel Hill. This audio was collected and edited by neighborhood resident Norton Gusky.