Someday, Jim Barricella will retire from antiquing. Well, maybe not retire literally, but definitely do something else with his life. Something other than the never-​ending hours he spends at his antique shop, Off the Avenue.

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I was born in Minneapolis, one of four sisters. My father was a college professor who was finishing his Ph.D. in American studies at the University of Minnesota, after which he took a job at Penn State. So, I actually grew up in State College, and was a “faculty brat” there. My mother…

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  • Sidebar Title Judith Hansen O’Toole
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    Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Director and CEO (19932018)

    Wilkes University, Wilkes-​Barre, Pa., Associate Professor, Art Department (199093)

    Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes University, Director (19821993)

    Pennsylvania State University, MA, Art History (1980)

    University of Minnesota, BA, Art History (1975)

    Minneapolis College of Art and Design (19721973)

The stroller is one of those sporty, three-​wheeled versions, the kind that athletic moms like to push around suburban neighborhoods while huffing out a cardio burn. This one is parked in a crosswalk, about two feet from the curb, right on the corner of Market and Fifth in the shadow of the Fairmont…

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I grew up in Shadyside, the daughter of Howard W. Hanna Jr., and Anne Freyvogel Hanna, with an older brother and younger sister. Eventually, all three of us went to small Catholic colleges.

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  • Sidebar Title Helen Hanna Casey
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    Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (19752017; CEO, 2015 – present)

    National Association of Realtors, Corporate Investors Council (Chair)

    Allegheny Conference on Community Development, Executive Committee

    TriState Capital Bank (Board Member)

    Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, Executive Committee

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