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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...

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...

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...