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Pittsburgh police respond to accident on McKees Rocks Bridge

Pittsburgh police respond to accident on McKees Rocks Bridge

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 17, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- An accident on the McKees Rocks Bridge closed the road throughout the night Friday. Nine people were involved in the accident that took place on the bridge. According to a statement from Allegheny County, five vehicles were involved in the accident. When RMU Sentry Media arrived...

Landslide forces closure of University Blvd. in Moon Township, to remain closed during weekend

Landslide forces closure of University Blvd. in Moon Township, to remain closed during weekend

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 8, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- A landslide forced officials to close a portion of University Boulevard Friday morning. According to Moon Township Police Department, University Boulevard is closed in both directions between Stoops Ferry Road and Robert Morris University. Authorities say that the southbound lanes...

Pittsburgh among America’s safest and most affordable places to live in 2019

Pittsburgh among America’s safest and most affordable places to live in 2019

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

January 25, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — The Steel City has been named among the top 10 safest and most affordable cities in America. According to Realtor.com, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is No. 2 on the list with a total crime rate of 18.44% and a median home list price of $170,000. Coming in at number one is Grand Rapids, Michigan, with...

First flu death reported in Allegheny Co.

First flu death reported in Allegheny Co.

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

January 18, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH – The first flu-related death has been reported in Allegheny County. Director of the Allegheny County Health Department Dr. Karen Hacker reported the information of the death. According to a press release, the deceased was a 90-year-old female resident who had underlying medical conditions. "The...

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,...

Roads reopen following construction projects

Roads reopen following construction projects

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Editor

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — The Department of Public Works announced earlier today a few roads that have been closed since the summer are now reopening to traffic. 100 Acres Drive between Corrigan Drive and Twin Hills Road in Bethel Park has been closed to vehicles since Aug. 23 to replace Catfish Run Bridge as...

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...

PWSA’s announces 12-year water plan for Pittsburgh, plans beyond 2030

PWSA’s announces 12-year water plan for Pittsburgh, plans beyond 2030

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) released a 12-year plan for Pittsburgh's water: PGH20 2030. Mayor William Peduto asked PWSA to outline Pittsburgh's water future to 2030 and beyond. "As we invest in infrastructure that is built to last, we’re mindful that PWSA must be...