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Our own Ray Ward was featured in the North Side Chronicle, which details his North Side roots and his ascendancy in the hospitality industry. - Dec 7 2020
by Frederick A. Hasney IV

Ray Ward, ancestor of Northside affordable housing trailblazer Harriet Henson and “Mayor of Northview Heights,” Reginald Ward, on his humble beginnings and how his community helped to shape his leadership and work ethic.

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The Pittsburgh Business Times wrote a profile on our new hotel and the planning it takes to open during a pandemic. - Dec 4 2020
by Tim Schooley

Operators open new Comfort Inn & Suites in North Side neighborhood with a "batten down the hatches" approach amid pandemic.

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Over a decade has passed since the Comfort Inn & Suites project in Pittsburgh’s Northside was first imagined. Now it’s open for business. - Dec 3 2020
by Ashlee Green

The new Comfort Inn & Suites in Pittsburgh’s Northside is now officially open. A ribbon cutting ceremony took place on Thursday, Dec. 3, and John Elash, of hotel developer October Development, along with several other affiliated representatives, spoke to a small crowd about what the day meant to him.

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Deutschtown gets a 96-room hotel. The adjacent Workingman’s Savings Bank building gets new life - Mar 6 2020
by Michael Machosky

First, opening in early May, is a new hotel — a 96-room Comfort Inn, operated by the Priory Hospitality Group, who developed the historic, boutique Priory Hotel a few blocks away in Deutschtown.

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$17.5 Million Deal Set to Bring Comfort Inn to the Northside
Northside Chronicle - Dec 15th 2017
by Neil Strebig

The Northside Leadership Conference (NSLC) and October Development will officially be moving forward with a proposed plan to build a Comfort Inn and Suites on E. Ohio Street, according to a press release issued early today.

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Eight Years In The Making, A New North Side Hotel Is Slated To Open In 2019
WESA FM - Dec 18th 2017
by Margaret J Strauss

The $17.5 million Workingmen’s Square Hotel has been eight years in the making. The 96-unit hotel will be built on a vacant lot near the junction of East Ohio Street and Madison Avenue on the North Side. It's a highly visible corner, said Mark Fatla, executive director of the Northside Leadership Conference.

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