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  1. Bus Stop

    Snapshot Title: Bus Stop
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Bus stop



  2. North Hills Beauty Academy

    Snapshot Title: North Hills Beauty Academy
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is the North Hills Beauty Academy, the building next to it is now vacant



  3. Old Pizza Hut

    Snapshot Title: Old Pizza Hut
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This use to be a pizza hut a few years ago. It has now been vacant for a while



  4. North Hills Beauty Academy

    Snapshot Title: North Hills Beauty Academy
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is the spot of the North Hills Beauty Academy



  5. Center and Perrysville

    Snapshot Title: Center and Perrysville
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Perrysville is also route 19



  6. Not Rita's Anymore

    Snapshot Title: Not Rita's Anymore
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This has been turned into a Dunkin Donuts. There has not been a Dunkin Donuts in this area for over 12yrs. The last one was actually in this same building. Why they got rid of it I don't know



  7. Barber Shop

    Snapshot Title: Barber Shop
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Use to be Richey Hardware



  8. Stamp Fancy

    Snapshot Title: Stamp Fancy
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Use to be Headley & Flemings Groceries, Flour, and Feed



  9. Vozza Skin Care

    Snapshot Title: Vozza Skin Care
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Use to be Leach's Store- sold some grocerys



  10. Di Pietro's Ristorante

    Snapshot Title: Di Pietro's Ristorante
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Use to be Berkley's Pharmacy



  11. Wiegands

    Snapshot Title: Wiegands
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Use to be the Duquesne Bar



  12. Reflections Cafe

    Snapshot Title: Reflections Cafe
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This use to be a bakery and a hardware store



  13. Chinese food

    Snapshot Title: Chinese food
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    There are a ton of chinese restaurants and food places in the Pittsburgh area. My family is loyal to this one- They give us a free litter of pop or something like it for always coming to them.



  14. Another Law

    Snapshot Title: Another Law
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    It is PA law that people can't smoke within 25 feet of a door to a building or in any building except for some special bars



  15. NHSD

    Snapshot Title: NHSD
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    West View is part of the North Hills School District. This is a sticker of the schools Indian mascot



  16. local newspapers

    Snapshot Title: local newspapers
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    The Pittsburgh Post Gazette and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review are the two top newspapers in the Pittsburgh area



  17. Laws

    Snapshot Title: Laws
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    It is Pennsylvania law to yield to peds- but no one ever does so watch out



  18. Laws

    Snapshot Title: Laws
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Not sure about laws in other states but in Pensylvannia you have to be at least 18 to enter a tobacco store



  19. contradictory

    Snapshot Title: contradictory
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    These signs contradict each other a little. Police only parking and two hour parking from 7pm til 10pm? ? ? ? ? ?



  20. Reflection

    Snapshot Title: Reflection
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    A reflection of the Chiropractor from the other side of the street. It can be seen in Gigapan 3 of the series



  21. All those dollar stores

    Snapshot Title: All those dollar stores
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Yet another dollar store. There is one in the Giant Eagle plaza also- dollar stores are pretty big in our area



  22. Hill

    Snapshot Title: Hill
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This whole plaza use to be a hill that they cleared away to build this side of the plaza.



  23. Stiller Country

    Snapshot Title: Stiller Country
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Yet another example of why Pittsburgh is called Steeler Country



  24. Police

    Snapshot Title: Police
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 4 - Perry Highway Police Authority Side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is the spot of the West View Borough Police Dept. and the Magisterate of West View



  25. The Arch

    Snapshot Title: The Arch
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is a really high sign. If you look at the second gigapan you will see the McDonalds it goes to but you can't see the sign because it's too high



  26. Pet Shop

    Snapshot Title: Pet Shop
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    There use to be a pet shop in this building where I got my cat who is 16 years old. I would go all the time in the summer when I was younger to play with the pets.



  27. Horseshoe Bend

    Snapshot Title: Horseshoe Bend
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    I have two gigapans on horseshoe bend. If you go up this road a little ways you will run into horseshoe bend. www.gigapan.org/gigapans/45726/
    www.gigapan.org/gigapans/45727/



  28. Bus Stop

    Snapshot Title: Bus Stop
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 2 - West View Park
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    11D, 500, and the 13A are the three buses that pass through this area of West View.



  29. Haunted House

    Snapshot Title: Haunted House
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    The Haunted House stood somewhere over by Kmart- So I was told- Not a lot of people remember where things were exactly so I can't be sure



  30. Big K

    Snapshot Title: Big K
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is a Big K Kmart- I had more images but they were somehow lost so it is cut off



  31. For Lease

    Snapshot Title: For Lease
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    The plaza is not as popular and prosperious as it use to be. There are many empty lots up for lease



  32. Kiddieland

    Snapshot Title: Kiddieland
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Kiddieland to the West View Park use to be on this hill above Giant Eagle when the park exsisted. There are houses there now



  33. Recycle

    Snapshot Title: Recycle
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Giant Eagle is a big advocate for recycling plastic bags- you just put them in this box and they take care of the rest



  34. $

    Snapshot Title: $
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Dollar stores are all throughout the Pittsburgh area- there use to be two in this plaza not long ago



  35. BEER

    Snapshot Title: BEER
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Yes that is a beer store! Grocery Stores are not allowed to sell beer in PA (Giant Eagle changed that rule for themselves just this past year 2009) so liquor and beer have to be sold in what is called...



  36. Donations

    Snapshot Title: Donations
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    These big metal boxes sit all around West View for people to donate clothes



  37. Danceland

    Snapshot Title: Danceland
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 1 - West View Park Shopping Center
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    Danceland use to sit somewhere in this area of West View Park when it was still around. I'm not sure of the exact spot becasue "everything has changed so much" so no one can remember exactly



  38. Shoes on a wire

    Snapshot Title: Shoes on a wire
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    shoes on wires are pretty common around school areas. Kids think it is funny to throw other kids shoes around the wires



  39. Farmers Market of West View

    Snapshot Title: Farmers Market of West View
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    This is the tiniest little farmers market you'll ever see if you ever see it. It takes place behind this basket ball court in a small parking lot. The people of West View sell there own produce



  40. Dare

    Snapshot Title: Dare
    Taken by: Katie Remele

    Image: West View 3 - Perry Highway Isalys side
    Image Owner: Katie Remele



    Description:

    West View Elementary, part of North Hills School District, is a big advocate for Dare- A program that helps teach kids to say no to drugs



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