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Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The Allegheny County Department of Public Works announced that a section of the Greensburg Pike has reopened to all traffic. The section of the Greensburg Pike between Airbrake Avenue and Central Avenue in North Versailles has been closed since Sept. 10 while crews performed their work. <blockquote...

Wanted felon arrested for multiple drug and gun charges

Wanted felon arrested for multiple drug and gun charges

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- A wanted Pittsburgh felon was arrested for multiple drug and gun charges. In 1996, 40-year-old Tyrek Jrevae Booker was convicted of voluntary manslaughter after killing Sgt. James Taylor. Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Officers arrested Booker on Dec. 6 after he was pulled over for failing...

Partial road closure in South Park

Partial road closure in South Park

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — Starting Dec. 12 at 9 a.m. travelers will have to take a detour from Stone Manse Drive due to emergency repairs of the Catfish Bridge No. 6 substructure. According to the Department of Public Works, the road is expected to open towards the end of December. Until construction is finished,...

Mayor Peduto in Poland for climate change conference

Mayor Peduto in Poland for climate change conference

Jess Zaccarelli, Contributor

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

KATOWICE, Poland -- Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto is in Katowice, Poland this week for COP24, the annual United Nations conference focused on combating climate change. The conference, formally known as the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change,...

Police vehicles get ‘Stronger Than Hate’ decals

Police vehicles get ‘Stronger Than Hate’ decals

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Some police vehicles in the City of Pittsburgh has received a new addition to their decals, a remembrance of the worst anti-Semitic shooting in U.S. history. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police announced on Tuesday that they have placed "Stronger Than Hate" decals on all of the police vehicles...

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018


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

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...

Schenley Rink hosting ‘Skate with Santa’ event

Schenley Rink hosting ‘Skate with Santa’ event

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The Schenley Park Ice Rink is planning to host a Skate with Santa event. The ice rink, which is one of only four outdoor ice rinks in Allegheny County, will have the event on Dec. 16 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Every year the City of Pittsburgh sponsors the event that includes holiday...

Mayor Bill Peduto signs contract with paramedic union

Mayor Bill Peduto signs contract with paramedic union

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The Fraternal Association of Professional Paramedics Local 1 just received a new contract with the City of Pittsburgh with Mayor Bill Peduto's approval. The Pittsburgh mayor signed the contract on Dec. 6 that will start on Jan. 1 and last one year, with an optional five-year extension. “This...

Holiday round up yields 37 arrests, $237K in arrears

Holiday round up yields 37 arrests, $237K in arrears

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Over the last two weeks, sheriff's deputies have focused their time on fugitives wanted for not paying child support, hoping that single parents can give their children the holiday they deserve. Since Nov. 26, deputies have arrested 37 fugitives with 57 arrest warrants, owing over $235,000...

Popular Mount Washington roadway to close for maintenance

Popular Mount Washington roadway to close for maintenance

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

MOUNT WASHINGTON -- A popular roadway that climbs Mount Washington in Pittsburgh will close this week for maintenance. Officials in Pittsburgh say that P.J. McArdle Roadway will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday in order for road crews to perform general maintenance repairs. #Pittsburgh TRAFFIC: @CityPGH adv...