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Country music star Eric Church doubles down in Pittsburgh

Country music star Eric Church doubles down in Pittsburgh

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

May 8, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Country music icon Eric Church brought his Double Down Tour to PPG Paints Arena this past weekend for two epic shows on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4. When Church announced the Double Down Tour back in September 2018, he told his fans that he wanted to top his 2017 Holding' My Own...

“Longmire” showrunner speaks to RMU cinema students

“Longmire” showrunner speaks to RMU cinema students

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

May 3, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Emily Thomas, showrunner and producer of the hit Netflix original “Longmire,” recently visited the Robert Morris University campus to talk about her experience with Hollywood. A large number of digital cinema and television students piled into the Wheatley Center atrium last Thursday...

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers: Police seeking help in open Rankin homicide

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers: Police seeking help in open Rankin homicide

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 25, 2019

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is seeking the public's help in an open homicide investigation from February. On Feb. 25, 2019, Rankin police and paramedics were called to the 300 block of Fifth Avenue at approximately 7:00 p.m. in response to a call regarding a male who was shot. The...

Pittsburgh named one of 2019’s best places to live

Pittsburgh named one of 2019’s best places to live

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 20, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Livability recently released their annual list of the top 100 places to live in the United States. While creating the list, over 1,000 cities were examined through a rigorous process. The editors of Livability start off by examining a large amount of data from each city such as economics,...

WalletHub ranks best cities for jobs in the U.S.

WalletHub ranks best cities for jobs in the U.S.

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A recent study released by WalletHub ranks the best cities for jobs in the United States. While conducting the study, WalletHub looked at more than 180 cities across 30 key elements such as job opportunities, employment growth, monthly average starting salary and many others. According...

Raccoon captured in Indiana Twp. tests positive for rabies

Raccoon captured in Indiana Twp. tests positive for rabies

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 13, 2019

PITTSBURGH — The Allegheny County Health Department has confirmed yet another case of rabies in the area. Last week, a raccoon was captured around the 200 block of Little Deer Creek Road in Indiana Township. This is the 17th reported case of rabies in Allegheny County in 2019. There have been five...

RMU named one of the best colleges for accounting and finance in Pennsylvania

RMU named one of the best colleges for accounting and finance in Pennsylvania

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Niche recently released a list of the top colleges for accounting and finance in Pennsylvania, and Robert Morris University came in pretty high on that list. Out of all of the schools in Pennsylvania that were rated, Robert Morris University came in at No. 11. When determining...

Picklesburgh named No. 1 specialty food festival in America

Picklesburgh named No. 1 specialty food festival in America

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 12, 2019

PITTSBURGH — Picklesburgh has been named the best specialty food festival in America by USA Today. The nationwide contest was a part of the reader's choice Best Specialty Food Festival in America. Pittsburgh went up against cities such as Houston, Miami, Louisville and Baltimore. "Thank you so...

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers: Police seeking tips from February Homestead homicide

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers: Police seeking tips from February Homestead homicide

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 11, 2019

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers are seeking the public's help with an open homicide investigation from February. In the early morning hours of Feb. 2, 2019, police responded to reports of gunshots around East 17 Street in Homestead. Upon arrival, police found a black male with gunshot...

Teen speaks at RMU about sexual abuse and Marsy’s Law

Teen speaks at RMU about sexual abuse and Marsy’s Law

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Sixteen-year-old Tommy Williams visited the RMU campus last Friday evening to discuss his experience with sexual abuse and the importance of Marsy's Law. Students piled into Hopwood Hall Friday evening to listen to guest speakers Tommy Williams and his mother, Kelly. At the age...