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Concerts and COVID-19: Will it be the same?

Vidhu “Vee” Sharma performing on the acoustic guitar at the Hard Rock Cafe. Pittsburgh, PA. March 3, 2018. Garret Roberts/RMU Sentry Media

Jonah Hoy

July 7, 2020

Covid- 19 has affected all aspects of human life in the past 6 months, putting the entire world in a steady shutdown. From a global economic crisis to people being stuck inside their homes, only recently has the world seen a light at the end of this long stressful tunnel. Restaurants and non-essential...

The Year of the Rat is more clever than you think

The Year of the Rat is more clever than you think

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 25, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As the Year of the Pig comes to a close, the new chapter in the Chinese Zodiac calendar is finding it's way into our lives. This Chinese New Year sees a new contender for the spotlight: the Rat. While some may question the use of the rodent for the zodiac calendar, the rat plays ...

Plenty of puppies play at Moon Park Puppy Parade

Sarah Gabany, Contributor

October 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Located off of Ewing Road in Moon, Moon Park is known to have many events throughout the year to bring the community together. Their annual Puppy Parade took off without a hitch this weekend. The Puppy Parade was created for all dog lovers to enjoy and for dog owners to bring out th...

Pittsburgh Pooches in the Pool make waves on Labor Day

Dogs and their owners' lounge in Settler's Cabin Park Wave Pool. Photo credit: Allegheny County Parks Department & Megan DeArmit

Kassandra Boyd, Contributor

September 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- With temperatures in the mid-70s and the sun peeking from behind the clouds, local dogs came out in the hundreds to mingle, play and escape the heat during Pittsburgh's fourth annual “Pooches in the Pool” event on Labor Day from 4 to 6 P.M. The event was organized by Andy Grobe,...

RMU’s Heritage Room offers a glance into university’s namesake

Student's studying outside the Heritage Room Photo credit: Jordan Redinger

Jordan Redinger, Contributor

August 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Most students of Robert Morris University walk by the Heritage Room daily, yet many do not acknowledge it. Few students know its location and those aware of where it is believe that it is only a meeting room. “I know it’s where they store the cannon that they shoot at footbal...

Quantum Theatre to perform in Sewickley

Photo by Jason Snyder.

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 27, 2019

The Quantum Theatre is bringing their newest production, "The Gun Show (Can we talk about this?)," to Sewickley this weekend. This one-man show hopes to spark discussion about guns in various communities--allowing for open dialogue about the issue. The Tull Family Theater will be hosting the play...

RMU Sentry Media Editors share their Christmas picks

RMU Sentry Media Editors share their Christmas picks

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 25, 2018

RMU Sentry Media's section managers share what their favorite Christmas traditions, movies, music and foods are to celebrate the season.

Sewickley Light Up Night brings the holidays to the village

Sewickley Light Up Night brings the holidays to the village

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

December 1, 2018

SEWICKLEY - With sleigh bells ringing and Christmas growing near, the town of Sewickley prepared for the Christmas season with their annual Light Up Night on November 30. Offering live music, dance performances, ice carving and more, the village came to life last night with visitors from across the Pi...

Tull Family Theater hosts screenings for kids with special needs

As number of children diagnosed with autism rise, local theaters are trying to find a way to accommodate for their special needs.

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

November 28, 2018

SEWICKLEY - For the majority of Americans, a trip to the movies can be fairly mundane. Having been to the theater countless times, the experience is usually only as memorable as the quality of the film or the taste of the popcorn. For the group who visited the Tull Family Theater on Nov. 17; however, this t...

Turkey Bowl: Football on Thanksgiving

Turkey Bowl: Football on Thanksgiving

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

November 22, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As we sit stuffed with turkey, minds full of gravy and mashed potatoes, the thought of moving from one spot seems to be the nemesis of the Thanksgiving spirit. With the tryptophan levels high and everyone feeling sleepy, people are making plans to go shopping in the morning to find t...