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South Butler County School District received threat via Snapchat

South Butler County School District received threat via Snapchat

Soundharjya Babu and Gage Goulding

January 15, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

SAXONBURG — Officials at South Butler County School District say they received a threat Tuesday evening. Officials at the school district say that a threat was posted to Snapchat at the end of the school day Tuesday, according to a letter from Superintendent David Foley. According to Foley, school...

Pittsburgh officials discuss final 2018 crime statistics

Pittsburgh officials discuss final 2018 crime statistics

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

January 15, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - Public Safety and Police Bureau officials gathered in the Mayor’s Conference Room on Monday to discuss the final 2018 crime statistics. Officials say that the numbers show progress. Homicides and shootings have decreased, but work still remains in Pittsburgh. "Every year since 2014,...

Netflix to raise prices on all service plans

Netflix to raise prices on all service plans

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

MOON TOWNSHIP (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - The popular online streaming service Netflix is raising its prices. The movie and television streaming company will raise prices for all streaming plans amid heavy investments in new programs. All three of Netflix's offered plans will rise in price by $1 or $2....

Annual Consumer Electronics Show displays technology developed in Pittsburgh

Annual Consumer Electronics Show displays technology developed in Pittsburgh

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

LAS VEGAS (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - Mankind took a step towards the future last week at the Consumer Electronics Show, which took place in Las Vegas. The event focused heavily on transportation, with inventions as small as Segway -- Ninebot’s electric go-kart to inventions as large as flying cars. Automated...

Dressing up your pet is a national event

Dressing up your pet is a national event

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

MOON TOWNSHIP (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - Dressing up your pet can certainly gather some attention in public, but it's not as far off as you think. In fact, Monday is National Dress Up Your Pet Day. Each year on Jan. 14, pet owners around the country get out their pets best outfit to observe the event...

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 12, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the western Pennsylvania region ahead of the season's first snowstorm. The advisory is in effect from 12 p.m. Saturday and will remain in effect until 7 a.m. Sunday morning. Counties in the affected reg...

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News

MOON TOWNSHIP (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - If you are trying to stick to your New Year's resolution to eat healthier, you may be happy to learn Chipotle has tweeted it's menu to fit with diet trends. The Mexican food chain is now offering 'lifestyle bowls.' The salad bowls accommodate popular veto,...

Pittsburgh named in list of best cities to land a job in 2019

Pittsburgh named in list of best cities to land a job in 2019

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 6, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Pittsburgh was named in a report of the best cities to land a job in 2019, and the Steel City ranked rather high on the list. The personal finance website WalletHub released its annual report on the best cities to find jobs this week. Cities were put head to head and measured on 30...

RMU alumni asks for help in kidney donation search at Penguins game

RMU alumni asks for help in kidney donation search at Penguins game

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 2, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - A Robert Morris University alumni asked for the communities help in his search for a kidney at a Pittsburgh Penguins hockey game. Dave Pritchard, a member of the Robert Morris 1985 graduating class, held a poster with his daughter, Ashley Pritchard, at a Penguins game. The father-daughter...

Local t-shirt shop raises more than $4K for Tree of Life victims

Local t-shirt shop raises more than $4K for Tree of Life victims

January 2, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

JOHNSTOWN (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) -- T-shirts traveled as far south as Hawaii and as far west as California. "They went all over," said Jody Altemus an American Eagle Screen Print and Embroidery employee. "We may have hit every state but I didn't keep track of that." A small town fundraiser, raising...