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Gov. Wolf pushes new cold weather animal cruelty law

Gov. Wolf pushes new cold weather animal cruelty law

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

December 3, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

HARRISBURG -- Gov. Tom Wolf is reminding citizens across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania of the state's strengthened animal cruelty law which can include hefty penalties. Act 10, the new law that strengthens Pennsylvania's animal cruelty laws, was signed into effect in June 2017, according to a press...

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Edtior

December 1, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - World War II veteran and the 41st President of the United States of America George H.W. Bush has died at the age of 94. The family of the former president announced Saturday of the death of Bush who died late Friday night in his Houston home. According to the Associated Press,...

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 29, 2018


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

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburg has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Pittsburgh region. According to officials, a combination of freezing rain, ice and snow will begin Thursday evening and extend into the overnight period. The Winter Weather Advisory will be in...

City of Tomorrow challenge winners named

City of Tomorrow challenge winners named

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

November 29, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- In a city Pittsburgh's size, transportation is a major concern among citizens. Mayor of Pittsburgh Bill Peduto and the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure have been working with the residents of Pittsburgh to find out what problems or challenges occur with the transportation in their ...

Lock Haven University first state school to offer pet-friendly dorms

Lock Haven University first state school to offer pet-friendly dorms

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. -- Lock Haven University will become the first school in the Pennsylvania State System to offer a pet-friendly residence hall. The university announced that when students return from winter break to resume classes in 2019, some students will have their four-legged friends in tow. “Students...

Study: People who live in colder, darker climates drink more

Study: People who live in colder, darker climates drink more

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 23, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- According to a new study released by UPMC, people who live in colder, darker climates drink more alcohol. The study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh Division of Gastroenterology states that people living in colder regions with less sunlight drink more alcohol than those who ...

‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign starts with car seat checks

‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign starts with car seat checks

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- The national "Click It or Ticket" campaign begins on Nov. 19. The Pennsylvania State Police will be conduction high visibility enforcement as part of the campaign and are offering free car seat fitting stations, according to a press release. Members of the department that are certified...

More than 40 children join families on National Adoption Day

More than 40 children join families on National Adoption Day

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- More than 40 children across Allegheny County joined their new family on Saturday. Children ranging from 11 months to 16 years old finalized their adoptions in children's court, said Allegheny County in a statement to the media. The adoptions were finalized through the Department of...

Crime Stoppers ask public to help in homicide case

Crime Stoppers ask public to help in homicide case

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

WILKINSBURG -- The Allegheny County Police Department is turning to the public asking for help to solve an August homicide case. Officers from the Wilkinsburg Police Department responded to a report of shots fired at approximately 12:37 p.m. on Aug. 25, according to a press release. Once officers...

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police held two graduation ceremonies

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police held two graduation ceremonies

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- Two graduation ceremonies were held by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police on Friday. Twenty-five recruits and six K9's graduated from the Pittsburgh police K9 training academy after a twelve-week training regime. The first ceremony was held at 9 a.m for the following K9 teams: Corey...