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Soccer golf course opens in the Pittsburgh area

Soccer golf course opens in the Pittsburgh area

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

September 7, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories, Trending News

Joe Vivirito of Bethel-Mars Golf found the crossover sport while he was on a trip to Myrtle Beach. The sport that contains soccer and golf was the solution Vivirito needed after the construction of a new housing development left his driving range unusable. "We had a lot of land here that we couldn't...

Vigil held for victims of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Vigil held for victims of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Gage Goulding, News Editor

August 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, Pittsburgh News, Video

SQUIRREL HILL - During the worst anti-Semitic shooting in U.S. history, 11 people were killed and 6 more were injured at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh when 46-year-old gunman Robert Bowers opened fire inside the place of worship.

Congressman Keith Rothfus talks 2018 election, redistricting of Pa.

Congressman Keith Rothfus talks 2018 election, redistricting of Pa.

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

April 17, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

Congressman Keith Rothfus from the current 12th District is running for re-election in the 2018 election for the new 17th District. According to the New York Times, the redistricting of Pennsylvania provides a more competitive race for Congressman Rothfus, the Republican candidate. “It is what...

Ray Linsenmayer suspends Democratic primary campaign

Ray Linsenmayer suspends Democratic primary campaign

Gage Goulding

April 15, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

Ray Linsenmayer has suspended his campaign in the Pennsylvania 17th Congressional District Sunday. Linsenmayer was slated to compete against fellow Democrat Conor Lamb in the new congressional district in the primary election on May 15. Linsenmayer announced the campaign suspension at Lamb’s campai...

Landslide causes road closure in Moon Twp.

Landslide causes road closure in Moon Twp.

Gage Goulding

April 15, 2018


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

Broadhead Road in Moon Township is now closed following a landslide, said the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in a press release to media. The closure is between University Blvd. and Flaughtery Run Road. According to WPXI, the road was closed last week for the same reason, but later reopened. Penn...

Third bald eagle hatches in Pittsburgh nest

Third bald eagle hatches in Pittsburgh nest

Gage Goulding

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Uncategorized

A third bald eagle has hatched from its egg in Pittsburgh. The eaglet hatched from its egg to join two other eaglets in the Hays neighborhood of Pittsburgh. This new eaglet is the third and final egg in the nest. Two other eggs are expected to not hatch says the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania....

Haunted Grand Midway Hotel opens as Airbnb

Haunted Grand Midway Hotel opens as Airbnb

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

April 2, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

In September of 2001, the 130-year-old, haunted Grand Midway Hotel was bought by Blair Murphy for $11,000. Now, that hotel is being turned into an Airbnb. Although it needed things like windows and walls fixed, the hotel now has 32 rooms, with two open for Airbnb and more to come. At first, the hotel was only open to Murphy and those who requested to stay for a while. “We’ve opened up occasionally...

Conor Lamb wins Special Election

Conor Lamb wins Special Election

Malyk Johnson, Assistant News Manager

March 22, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

Republican Rick Saccone has conceded to Democrat Conor Lamb in the 18th Congressional District Special Election. The election took place on March 14 after Republican Tim Murphy resigned after a scandal. Lamb led by 750 votes. In a tweet Wednesday night Conor Lamb said: "Just got off the phone with...

The Libertarian candidate for Congress

The Libertarian candidate for Congress

Gage Goulding and Megan Shandel

March 2, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

Drew Miller is the first third-party candidate for Congress in the 18th Congressional District of Pennsylvania in over 18 years. Representing the Libertarian Party, Miller is facing off against Republican Rick Saccone and Democrat Conor Lamb. "The Republicans and the Democrats have failed you," said...

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week with The Renfrew Center

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week with The Renfrew Center

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

February 28, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week started on Feb. 26 and will end on March 4, but The Renfrew Center, an eating disorder treatment center, is holding the “This is Me” moment. The “This is Me” moment is a social media movement where women and girls post #ThisIsME2018 attached to a photo ...