Thanks to all who came out to plant the pair of Yellowwood trees, the Earth Day additions to the Arboretum at Westinghouse Park. Viv Shaffer, a good neighbor and friend of the park, marked the occasion by reading her story about planting trees with her late husband, Frank Carr.
Author Archives: Westinghouse Park 2nd Century Coalition
George Westinghouse: Powering the World
The best biography of George Westinghouse ever written!
Who Killed Westinghouse Electric?
Here’s a series of excellent Post-Gazette articles detailing the decades-long demise of a century-old corporation.
Looking back on a Notable Year
A lot happened in Westinghouse Park during 2021, as we celebrated the 175th anniversary of the birth of George Westinghouse on October 6. Click on the image below for a recap.
Should this historic site become an Amazon Distribution Center?
A Deep Dive History into Westinghouse’s Churchill Center
KDKA TV report on Arboretum dedication (10/6/21)
Wilmerding’s Westinghouse Castle coming back to life with new purpose
Click on the photo for the complete story
Pittsburgh Park’s Conservancy Posts Podcast on the Park
George Westinghouse: The Man, the Park, and the Pond