With the gaslights along the brick-​paved Allegheny River Boulevard, the small, independent shops and the 1889 Carnegie Library, visiting Oakmont can feel like a welcome trip back in time.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading Discovering the borough’s “mini-​Clayton” and more
For Pittsburghers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Oakmont offered the next best thing to paradise.

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2016
The U.S. Open, the toughest golf championship to win and generally considered the most coveted, will be played for a record ninth time across 89 years at Oakmont Country Club June 1316, 2016. And the Open perhaps owes its existence to a big man with a big mustache who, more than 100 years…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading Oakmont takes its place in history hosting its ninth U.S. Open
The U.S. Golf Association began staging the U.S. Open — the ultimate national championship — in 1895, and moves it year to year around the country. The USGA requires, first of all, a golf course that offers a stiff challenge, where the rough is deep, the greens fast and par is an outstanding…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading How the beloved Oakmont Country Club course came to be
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