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Police officer promoted in the City of Pittsburgh

Police officer promoted in the City of Pittsburgh

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 3, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh's Bureau of Police Sergeant, John Fisher, has been assigned to the administrative branch with the position of commander. His promotion ceremony took place on Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Mayor's Office Conference Room. Fisher was honored and congratulated by his fellow officers...

Pittsburgh Police participate in annual Polar Plunge

Pittsburgh Police participate in annual Polar Plunge

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 3, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is participating in the annual Polar Plunge with efforts to raise money for Special Olympics of Pennsylvania. As of Jan. 31, they have raised $43,625, greatly contributing to the $425,000 goal. Police Chief Scott Schubert has raised the most for the “Freezin’...

Woman arrested for child endangerment and aggravated assault

Woman arrested for child endangerment and aggravated assault

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 2, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- On Oct. 29, 2018, a 19-month-old child was brought into UPMC Children's Hospital after a medical emergency and was eventually placed on life support. No information on the child's condition was given by the caretaker. On Oct. 30, Allegheny County detectives were notified that the child's...

Kappa Delta Rho fraternity reinstated at RMU

Kappa Delta Rho fraternity reinstated at RMU

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 2, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Kappa Delta Rho fraternity at Robert Morris University has been reinstated following a drug-related on-campus incident in September 2018. In a Jan. 19 statement, Robert Morris University’s director of student community standards Scott Irlbacher said the fraternity was removed...

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 1, 2019


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

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,...

Provost of Robert Morris University steps down

Provost of Robert Morris University steps down

John Blinn and Gage Goulding

February 1, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After 11 years of service, starting in 2008, Provost David Jamison has stepped down from his position as senior vice president of academic affairs. Jamison stepped down on Feb. 1 and plans to return to the faculty within the same day, according to an email from the university. The...

Crime Stoppers need public’s help with wanted person investigation

Crime Stoppers need public’s help with wanted person investigation

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

February 1, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers needs the public’s help for a wanted person investigation. On Sept. 15, 2018, Jerome Solomon fled as officers approached his residence in Pitcairn. He is wanted on multiple charges including robbery, theft, aggravated assault, and recklessly endangering another...

Local outdoor trail is named one of the top eco-friendly travel destinations

Local outdoor trail is named one of the top eco-friendly travel destinations

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- A western Pennsylvania hiking trail was recently ranked as one of the top eco-friendly travel destinations in the country. Ecophilies Magazine compiled some of the most sought over and highly traveled natural areas and compiled a list of the most eco-friendly destinations. Includ...

Healthy Ride advises to take other transportation due to extreme cold temperatures.

Healthy Ride advises to take other transportation due to extreme cold temperatures.

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

January 31, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Healthy Ride, the public bike share system in Pittsburgh, is advising their customers to find another form of transport. "The forecast shows consistently low temperatures with negative degree windchills, which can lead to dangerous conditions for riders," Healthy Ride said. "Consistent...

Pittsburgh Police seek missing person

Pittsburgh Police seek missing person

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

January 31, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is asking for the public's help in finding a missing person. Abdul Marshall, 26, of Garfield was last seen Jan. 23. He is said to be 5-feet 4-inches and 140 pounds. He also may have a beard. He is known for visiting the North Side but not known for missing...