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Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Adelyn Berdine, Contributor

March 15, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

CORAOPOLIS - Corrie Woods may sound like a familiar name if you live in the Coraopolis, Crescent, Moon or Neville communities. Woods is running for Magisterial District Judge. Woods and his wife, Ashley, who works as his campaign manager, held an event for the public to meet and chat with Corrie....

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Many residents in Moon Township received an early wake up call Saturday morning when they were asked to evacuate their homes. According to a Facebook post by the Moon Township Police Department, a gas line ruptured on Western Avenue Saturday morning at approximately 7:20 a.m. Police say they recieved a phone call from a resident that heard a popping sound at a gas transfer station operated by Peoples Natur...

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 26, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP- With homes all around the area facing power outages, officials in Moon Township have set up a warming center for residents who needed it. Duquesne Light's website indicated that approximately 700 houses in Moon Township were still without power Monday evening. The Moon Township Police ...

Murder suspect from California arrested in Coraopolis

Murder suspect from California arrested in Coraopolis

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

CORAOPOLIS -- A murder suspect on the run from California was arrested in Coraopolis. The Allegheny County Sheriff's Office released in a statement that they arrested Isaiah Starns, a 19-year-old man from Bakersfield, California who was on the run. Authorities say that Starts was wanted since Feb....

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A man that was allegedly attempting to elude police Friday morning at Robert Morris University struck a police officer with his vehicle. According to the criminal complaint obtained by RMU Sentry Media, 27-year-old Justin M. Currie of Coraopolis allegedly struck a Robert Morris University Po...

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The second landslide in just two weeks has closed a portion of a busy Moon Township road. According to a post on Facebook from the Moon Township Police Department, another small landslide occurred Saturday morning. Police say the landslide happened on Univerity Boulevard be...

University Blvd. reopens to traffic following landslide

University Blvd. reopens to traffic following landslide

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - University Boulevard has reopened to traffic in both directions following a landslide on Feb. 8. PennDOT crews were working with heavy equipment to clear the mud, tree limbs and debris from the southbound lanes Wednesday afternoon. The uphill travel lanes opened at approximately 4:15...

University Blvd. in Moon Twp. to remain closed following mudslide

University Blvd. in Moon Twp. to remain closed following mudslide

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Following a mudslide late last week, University Boulevard in Moon Township will remain closed until at least Wednesday. According to the Moon Township Police Department, University Boulevard will remain closed in the southbound, or uphill, direction until at least Wednesday. RELATED STORY: ...

City issues Snow Level 1 in preparation for Sunday evening snowfall

City issues Snow Level 1 in preparation for Sunday evening snowfall

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 10, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The City of Pittsburgh issued a Snow Level 1 alert in preparation for a winter weather system moving into the Pittsburgh region Sunday evening. According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, a snow system will enter the western Pa. region Sunday evening. Radar loop as of 4:15 pm EST show...

Robinson Twp. road closed for work

Robinson Twp. road closed for work

Briana Lewis, Contributor

February 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

ROBINSON TOWNSHIP - A Robinson Township road will be closed beginning Feb. 8 and into Saturday, Feb. 9 from 8 a.m. and remain closed as late as 5 p.m. Road work will occur on Silver Lane between Beaver Grade Road and Diana Drive where natural gas lines are being installed. A Facebook post by the Robinson Township Police Department stated the affected area will still be accessible for emergency vehicles, school. Port Authority buses and residents ...