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Three Pennsylvania news start-ups carve their niches

I’m a subscriber to DK Pittsburgh Sports. It’s not because I’m an avid Steel City sports fan; my loyalties lie with the New England major league teams. I subscribed mostly out of curiosity. I wanted to see the content that

Clean up in aisle 2: more typos in store

No doubt a broom came in handy at this Home Depot. It’s as if someone spilled a set of letters and in his haste to erect this sign transposed a couple of them, resulting in “asile.” More saving, better spelling.

Thanking a college mentor

I can still picture Charles Sherman looking over my right shoulder at the story on my computer screen. Charles was the new business editor at the Columbia (Mo.) Missourian, the morning newspaper published by the University of Missouri School of Journalism.