RMU Sentry Media

Former RMU Women’s Basketball Player Leading Important Musical Tour

April 26, 2014

By Brittany Rowe, Moon News Cloud Contributor Not only is Jasmine Tate, 22, a singer and songwriter, she is a musical performer and the voice for the Life and Love project. “I have actually had the Life and Love project in my heart for a little over a year now,” she said. The Ohio native c...

Quaker Valley Hockey Standout Heading West

April 26, 2014

By Maxwell Rickard, Moon News Cloud Contributor Quaker Valley senior James Perkins has some good news for goaltenders all over the area: he's leaving. Perkins signed a tender with the Kenai River Brown Bears of the North American Hockey League in Kenai, Alaska. Scouts from the team noticed Perkins...

Gambling Problems in Pittsburgh? Bet On It.

April 26, 2014

By Haley Sawyer, Moon News Cloud Contributor Up to $70 million is spent in legal gambling on the NCAA men’s basketball tournament every year, according to an ABC News report. March Madness takes hold of cities all over America, especially sports-crazed ones like Pittsburgh.  For the most p...

Pittsburgh Sure Loves Its Sports

April 25, 2014

By Kyra Mayo, Moon News Cloud Contributor People who live in the city of Pittsburgh or its many suburbs eat, sleep and breathe sports. They take sports seriously, enough to jump from bridges into the rivers below. Pittsburgh is known for a wide fan base as well as the proud display of black and gold...

Help Wanted Signs All Over the Township

April 25, 2014

By Kristin Garrard, Moon News Cloud Contributor With summer quickly approaching, many places of business are either letting their seasonal workers go or welcoming new employees. Look around Moon Township and Robinson and you will see the places that are hiring or accepting applications. Students...

Pittsburgh Rallies for Equal Pay for Women

April 25, 2014

By Leah Fleischel, Moon News Cloud Contributor Local politicians, activists and supporters gathered in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday to rally for equal pay for women. The White House may be working to close the gap when it comes to what American women earn as opposed to American men, but citie...

FDA Plans Regulations for E-Cigs and Cigars

April 25, 2014

By Angelique Arenas, Moon News Cloud Contributor Recently, an increasing number of states have cracked down on the public use of e-cigarettes in indoor public settings.  While e-cigarettes don’t contain many of the harmful chemicals as regular cigarettes, the FDA has found toxic ingredients in...

Sewickley’s Sweetwater Center for the Arts Welcomes Unusual Creatures

April 20, 2014

By Derick Woodard III, Moon News Cloud Contributor If you've entered Sewickley by crossing the Sewickley Bridge over the last few weeks, chances are you have seen the giant, green tentacles protruding from atop the Sweetwater Center for the Arts. The 30-foot inflatable sea creature, created by...

Obama, Biden Complete Second Visit to Pittsburgh Area in Three Months

April 20, 2014

By Haley Sawyer, Moon News Cloud Contributor President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden visited the Community College of Allegheny County West Hills campus in Oakdale last week to further emphasize their middle class employment initiative. Each was clad in dress pants and a button do...

Financial Reality For Moon High School Students

April 20, 2014

By Caley Sanguigni, Moon News Cloud Contributor Moon High-School held its first financial reality game involving both students and faculty last Wedensday.  In conjunction with Clearview Credit Union and WestAirComm Credit Union, the game gave students a dose of real life. The reality game involved...