Police Blotter 1/20/15-1/26/15

Police Blotter 1/20/15-1/26/15

January 28, 2015
Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

1/20/15 – Medical Emergency - This department was called to Hamilton Hall for a female experiencing chest pains.  Valley Ambulance transported the female to Passavant Hospital. (Closed) 1/20/15 – Accident - A report was taken for damage done to a vehicle while parked in the lower John Jay parking... Read more »

RMU honors Allegheny Conference’s dedication to Pittsburgh with documentary

RMU honors Allegheny Conference’s dedication to Pittsburgh with documentary

Leah Fleischel, Editor-in-Chief
January 23, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

Pittsburgh has long shed its image as a polluted industrial city and blossomed into one of the most livable cities in the country, as well as a hub for technology, health care, and education. It has even been called a model city for others looking to improve from their current state. A total transformation... Read more »

Police Blotter 12/23/14-1/19/15

Police Blotter 12/23/14-1/19/15

January 21, 2015
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12/23/14 – Criminal Mischief - This department was notified of damage to done to a balcony door in Wheatley hall.  The glass was broken by a BB or pellet, pictures were taken and a report was issued. (Closed) 12/23/14 – Departmental Information - Information was given to a representative of the... Read more »

Suspicious person an ex-student at RMU

Suspicious person an ex-student at RMU

Delaney Hassell , Assistant News Editor
January 21, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

Monday evening Robert Morris University police were called to Salem Hall with student complaints of a suspicious man going door-to-door asking for a place to stay. Chief Randy Mink, Director of Public Safety, said that the identity of the man was not to be released and that an ex-student got into... Read more »

Pennsylvania’s new Gov. Tom Wolf sworn to office

Pennsylvania’s new Gov. Tom Wolf sworn to office

Hannah Smith, News Editor
January 20, 2015
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A new era begins for Pennsylvania as Democrat Tom Wolf was inaugurated as the 47th governor of Pennsylvania after defeating Republican incumbent Tom Corbett in the gubernatorial election. The swearing-in of Lieutenant Governor Michael J. Stack III took place just after 10:30 and continued normal chamber... Read more »

Wolf plans to help PA prosper as new governor

Wolf plans to help PA prosper as new governor

Leah Fleischel, Editor-in-Chief
January 20, 2015
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It takes a lot to unseat an incumbent governor, and Tom Wolf is the first to perform that feat in almost 40 years. This accomplishment takes popularity amongst voters, but according to a recent poll by Mercyhurst University, Wolf... Read more »

The Inauguration of the 47th PA Governor begins

The Inauguration of the 47th PA Governor begins

Hannah Smith, News Editor
January 20, 2015
Filed under HomeTopCatagory, News, Top Stories

Governor-Elect Tom Wolf will be sworn in today as the 47th governor at the Swearing-In Ceremony beginning at noon. The swearing-in of Lieutenant Governor Michael J. Stack III will take place at 10:30. This event is not open to the public, but it will be streamed live from the Senate Chamber... Read more »

Police Blotter 12/02/14-12/08/14

Police Blotter 12/02/14-12/08/14

December 11, 2014
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12/02/14 – Vehicle Stop - While on patrol officer observed a vehicle with a burnt out brake light.  The driver was given a written warning for the equipment violation. (Closed) 12/02/14 – Fire Alarm - Guardian Protection reported a fire alarm activation in Concord Hall.  Officers responded along... Read more »

Search for new RMU president underway

Search for new RMU president underway

Delaney Hassell, Assistant News Editor
December 6, 2014
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Robert Morris University Board of Trustees met yesterday to begin discussing plans for a successor to President Gregory Dell'Omo,  who will become the next President of Rider University in New Jersey. The Board of Trustees has not formally named members to the Presidential Search Committee, but there... Read more »

Police Blotter 11/25/14-12/01/14

Police Blotter 11/25/14-12/01/14

December 5, 2014
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11/25/14 – Fire - This department was advised of a general fire alarm activation in Washington Hall.  RMU Police Officers responded first along with maintenance, and Moon Township Fire Department.  Officers safely evacuated those in the building.  The fire was extinguished and the restoration process... Read more »