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Taylor Roberts

Taylor Roberts, Staff Writer

Taylor Roberts is a freshman Public Relations and Advertising major from Hopewell, Pa. She is a reporter for RMU Sentry Media and works on shows for RMU-TV. Outside of the newsroom, she enjoys music, reading, photography/videography and binge watching TV shows.

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UPDATE: Landslide Worsen Causing Two Moon Township Residents to Evacuate Their Homes

UPDATE: Landslide Worsen Causing Two Moon Township Residents to Evacuate Their Homes

Taylor Roberts January 31, 2024

On January 30, 2024, Moon Township advised two families to evacuate their homes due to a worsening landslide near their properties. Following soil testing, the township found it unsafe for the families to continue residing in the area for the time being. “Today,...

Moon Township Residents Experience Landslides in Their Backyards

Moon Township Residents Experience Landslides in Their Backyards

Taylor Roberts January 25, 2024

Residents of Moon Township are becoming increasingly concerned about their safety as landslides in their backyards begin to worsen. The issue was reported by KDKA on January 15th, 2024, and homeowners claim that the situation is worsening. So far, there...

Moon Township Residents Experience Landslides in Their Backyards

Taylor Roberts January 25, 2024

Residents of Moon Township are becoming increasingly concerned about their safety as landslides in their backyards begin to worsen. The issue was reported by KDKA on January 15th, 2024, and homeowners claim that the situation is worsening. So far, there...

Violins of Hope: Bringing History to Life with Music

Violins of Hope: Bringing History to Life with Music

Taylor Roberts November 14, 2023

On November 10, Violins of Hope visited Robert Morris University. Students and community members came together in the Wheatley Atrium to learn about the Holocaust in a new way. Violins of Hope is a program that educates people on the Holocaust with...

Local Dairy Farm Destroyed By Fire

Local Dairy Farm Destroyed By Fire

Taylor Roberts October 27, 2023

Brunton Dairy, a seventh-generation family-owned dairy farm in Beaver County, was in flames in the early evening of October 26th. Crews were called to Brunton Dairy for the fire around 5 p.m. Smoke was visible throughout the surrounding area. Fire...

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Fight Among Teens Turns into Gunshots

Taylor Roberts October 10, 2023

A teenage boy is recovering from a gunshot to the leg following a fight in the streets of Ross Township early Tuesday morning. Ross Township police responded to a call of five teenage boys fighting on Sixth Street in the Laurel Gardens neighborhood...

Taylor Swift (left) and Travis Kelce (right)

It’s A Love Story: A Breakdown of Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s Relationship

Taylor Roberts, Reporter September 29, 2023

On Sunday, pop superstar Taylor Swift made an appearance at Arrowhead Stadium during the Kansas City Chiefs game against the Chicago Bears. This is a big deal because rumors have been circulating since July of whether Travis Kelce, tight end for the Chiefs,...

Woman Arrested for Setting Boyfriend on Fire

Woman Arrested for Setting Boyfriend on Fire

Taylor Roberts September 28, 2023

A woman who set her boyfriend on fire has been arrested by Pittsburgh Police and is facing several charges including criminal attempt, aggravated assault, aggravated arson, and reckless endangerment. On Sunday evening, dispatchers received several...

Things To Do In Beaver County

Things To Do In Beaver County

Taylor Roberts, Reporter September 20, 2023

Robert Morris University is in a perfect spot. You can get to the city and all of its exciting sights in less than 30 minutes. But, just 15 minutes west of Robert Morris is Beaver County, which also offers lots of fun activities and places to eat and...

Australia Zoos Introduces Newest Member: the Quokka

Australia Zoo’s Introduces Newest Member: the Quokka

Taylor Roberts September 14, 2023

Australia Zoo has a new member joining them. On September 10th, Robert Irwin announced on TikTok that the zoo had just added Quokkas to the Australia Zoo animal family. Though Quokkas are native to Australia, the zoo has never had them before. "We...

Ukrainian Bear Adopted by Scottish Zoo

Ukrainian Bear Adopted by Scottish Zoo

Taylor Roberts September 12, 2023

After enduring severe trauma in a Ukrainian zoo occupied by Russia, The Five Sisters Zoo is adopting an Asiatic black bear in Scotland. In October 2022, Ukraine liberated a village called Yampil in Donetsk. When going through the village's damages,...

SWAT team arrests suspect in McKeesport killing of local barber

SWAT team arrests suspect in McKeesport killing of local barber

Taylor Roberts September 8, 2023

Thursday evening, SWAT officers arrested a homicide suspect in McKeesport. Allegheny County Police identified the suspect as Edwin Wiley-Biggs, 42, and said he is connected to the Aug. 25th shooting of Victor Musgrove, who owned the VIP Styles barber...

Jimmy Buffett performs in Gulf Shores

Jimmy Buffett Dies at 76

Taylor Roberts, Reporter September 3, 2023

The tropical rockstar, Jimmy Buffett, passed away at the age of 76 on Friday night. The heartbreaking announcement came from his social media accounts and personal website. "Jimmy passed away peacefully on the night of September 1st surrounded by his...

Man in Washington County Drives Himself to Hospital after being Grazed by a Bullet

Man in Washington County Drives Himself to Hospital after being Grazed by a Bullet

Taylor Roberts September 1, 2023

Thursday morning, a man was grazed by a bullet along Hart Avenue in the city of Washington. The victim drove himself to the hospital in Washington County after the incident. Police are investigating the scene, but no arrest has been made yet.  

This Month in A&E: September

This Month in A&E: September

Taylor Roberts, Reporter September 1, 2023

  Films The Equalizer 3, Directed by Antione Fuqua, September 1 in theaters While trying to escape his former life, Robert McCall (Denzel Washington) gets sucked back into the life of being an assassin to protect his friends from the Italian...

Zach Bryan coming to Pittsburgh in 2024

Zach Bryan coming to Pittsburgh in 2024

Taylor Roberts, Reporter September 1, 2023

The "Oklahoma Smokeshow" singer announced his 2024 tour, "The Quittin' Time Tour", with a stop in Pittsburgh. Bryan will be performing only one night at PPG Paints Arena on March 9, 2024. He will be joined by special guests, The Middle East and Levi...

This Week on Campus: 8/27/23-9/2/23

This Week on Campus: 8/27/23-9/2/23

Taylor Roberts August 24, 2023

With classes starting this week, many organizations are hosting events to kick off the fall semester. Here is what’s happening during the first week of Colonial classes: August 27, 2023: On Sunday, the Class of 2027 and RMU Colonials are hosting...