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Landslide forces closure of University Blvd. in Moon Township, to remain closed during weekend

Landslide forces closure of University Blvd. in Moon Township, to remain closed during weekend

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- A landslide forced officials to close a portion of University Boulevard Friday morning. According to Moon Township Police Department, University Boulevard is closed in both directions between Stoops Ferry Road and Robert Morris University. Authorities say that the southbound lanes...

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 1, 2019

NORTH FAYETTE -- The famous restaurant chain, Wahlburgers, will soon be opening their second location in Pittsburgh. The restaurant chain announced that they will be opening a location at The Mall at Robinson. The restaurant will include a chef inspired menu of burgers, signature sandwiches, salads,...

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 29, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - School districts around the Pittsburgh region will be closed on Wednesday as a winter weather system carrying subzero arctic air moves through the region. The Moon Area School District announced on Facebook Tuesday afternoon that they will not have classes as temperatures are expected to re...

Pittsburgh International Airport saw monumental growth in 2018

Pittsburgh International Airport saw monumental growth in 2018

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

January 23, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- During 2018, the Pittsburgh International Airport saw its busiest year for the first time in more than a decade, with passenger traffic up nearly 4 percent. According to a press release from the Allegheny County Airport Authority, Pittsburgh received up to 9.66 million passengers, which...

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - If you are trying to stick to your New Year's resolution to eat healthier, you may be happy to learn Chipotle has tweeted it's menu to fit with diet trends. The Mexican food chain is now offering 'lifestyle bowls.' The salad bowls accommodate popular veto,...

Multi-vehicle accident closes University Blvd. northbound lanes

Multi-vehicle accident closes University Blvd. northbound lanes

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 16, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - A multi-vehicle accident stopped northbound traffic on University Boulevard in Moon Township Sunday evening. The accident that happened at approximately 8:45 p.m. involved two-vehicles that were traveling northbound. Officers from the Moon Township Police Department responded to the...

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - Police are investigating a stabbing in Moon Township that left one person dead. The Allegheny County Police Department released in a statement Tuesday that a 48-year-old man was found with multiple stab wounds. Moon Twp. Police and paramedics responded to McKinney Drive Monday night...

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 29, 2018

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburg has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Pittsburgh region. According to officials, a combination of freezing rain, ice and snow will begin Thursday evening and extend into the overnight period. The Winter Weather Advisory will be in...

Pedestrian fell, injured on Campus Drive

Pedestrian fell, injured on Campus Drive

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 27, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - A pedestrian walking on Campus Drive Tuesday night was injured after they fell. The Robert Morris University Police Department told RMU Sentry Media that a young, unidentified male injured their back after falling in the middle of Campus Drive. The injury occurred in front of the...

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 16, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - Residents in Moon Township woke up with snow and ice covered roads, cars and yards. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh posted to Twitter that Moon Township received one inch of snow. Some areas in Pittsburgh experienced heavy snow and ice that toppled trees onto power lines....