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Peduto Administration reasserts commitments to affordable housing

Peduto Administration reasserts commitments to affordable housing

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The Peduto Administration is committed to working with all interested parties to support affordable housing for city residents as well as to boost neighborhood development by helping community groups to grow. The 2019 budget includes a new commitment of $1.5 million in Community Development...

Annual Holiday Music Program at courthouse kicks off

Annual Holiday Music Program at courthouse kicks off

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The 51st Annual Holiday Music Program began at the Allegheny County Courthouse on Nov. 29. Performances began at 11:30 a.m. The first performers were the members of the Quaker Valley High School Concert Choir, who is under the direction of Austin Wolford. Following them was the Falk...

Pittsburgh Police investigate anti-Semitic messages in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Police investigate anti-Semitic messages in Pittsburgh

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 9, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Police department is investigating anti-Semitic messages that are being distributed around the city. Police issued a statement today saying that they are aware and are investigating the hate speech. Pamphlets are being delivered in several Pittsburgh neighborhoods including...

Police ask for public’s help in unsolved shootings

Police ask for public’s help in unsolved shootings

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

NORTH BRADDOCK -- The Allegheny Police Department is seeking the public's help in finding the suspect in two unsolved shooting incidents. In the early afternoon on Nov. 19, North Braddock Police responded to a call on Jones Avenue. A 44-year-old male had sustained a gunshot wound in his leg. The victim...

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Local officials broke ground Thursday on one of Pennsylvania's newest development sites, which plans to bring hundreds of new jobs and help fuel the regional economy. Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development Dennis Davin joined Allegheny County Executive...

Sexual assault fugitive arrested in Wilkinsburg

Sexual assault fugitive arrested in Wilkinsburg

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — The Allegheny County Sheriff's Office arrested a sex assault fugitive Thursday morning. In October 2016, George Holiday was charged with sexual assault, which he later pled guilty to. The victim said that Holiday raped her in an apartment building parking lot. Holiday was sentenced...

Police seek suspect in Manchester shooting

Police seek suspect in Manchester shooting

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh police are looking for an East Liberty man in connection to an early morning shooting that left two people hospitalized. Police issued an arrest warrant for 30-year-old Tramaine Solomen, for two counts of attempted homicide, early Thursday. Solomon should be considered armed...

Roads reopen following construction projects

Roads reopen following construction projects

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Editor

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — The Department of Public Works announced earlier today a few roads that have been closed since the summer are now reopening to traffic. 100 Acres Drive between Corrigan Drive and Twin Hills Road in Bethel Park has been closed to vehicles since Aug. 23 to replace Catfish Run Bridge as...

Tips to stay safe during the holiday season

Tips to stay safe during the holiday season

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The holiday season has come around once again, bringing more risks and injuries from simple objects that families should take precautions to avoid. Allegheny County Emergency Services Chief Matthew J. Brown encourages residents to stay safe with open flames during their celebrations. “Fires...

Pittsburgh receives funding to reunite children in foster care

Pittsburgh receives funding to reunite children in foster care

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- To help children in foster care, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued the authority a grant to reunite them with their families. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued a $556,000 grant and made 77 vouchers available to the Housing Authority...