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WalletHub names Pa. one of the best states to retire

WalletHub names Pa. one of the best states to retire

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 12, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- A recent WalletHub study listed Pennsylvania as one of the best states in which to retire. The research done by WalletHub compared 50 states with 46 key indicators of retirement-friendliness. Some of these indicators were affordability, health-related factors and overall quality of lif...

Route 837 East Carson Street Lane to close Monday night

Route 837 East Carson Street Lane to close Monday night

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 11, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Overnight manhole repairs will close a Pittsburgh road beginning Monday night. PennDOT District 11 announced that East Carson Street will close Monday evening, weather permitting. The closure is planned to run from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., according to a statement from PennDOT. Crews from Duquesne...

Woman arrested for child endangerment and aggravated assault

Woman arrested for child endangerment and aggravated assault

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 2, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- On Oct. 29, 2018, a 19-month-old child was brought into UPMC Children's Hospital after a medical emergency and was eventually placed on life support. No information on the child's condition was given by the caretaker. On Oct. 30, Allegheny County detectives were notified that the child's...

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Wahlburgers to open second Pittsburgh location

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 1, 2019


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

NORTH FAYETTE -- The famous restaurant chain, Wahlburgers, will soon be opening their second location in Pittsburgh. The restaurant chain announced that they will be opening a location at The Mall at Robinson. The restaurant will include a chef inspired menu of burgers, signature sandwiches, salads,...

Healthy Ride advises to take other transportation due to extreme cold temperatures.

Healthy Ride advises to take other transportation due to extreme cold temperatures.

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

January 31, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- Healthy Ride, the public bike share system in Pittsburgh, is advising their customers to find another form of transport. "The forecast shows consistently low temperatures with negative degree windchills, which can lead to dangerous conditions for riders," Healthy Ride said. "Consistent...

WalletHub releases 2019’s best and worst college towns

WalletHub releases 2019’s best and worst college towns

Michael Delehanty and Gage Goulding

January 23, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News

PITTSBURGH -- The personal-finance website WalletHub released a report showcasing stating the best and worst college towns and cities of 2019. WalletHub released the report in order to help college-bound students determine where they felt that they would best fit in. While compiling the results, WalletHu...

OVG Facilities announces management of new UPMC Events Center

OVG Facilities announces management of new UPMC Events Center

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

January 18, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Oak View Group Facilities have named Scott Zimmerman the general manager of the UPMC Events Center, which is being built on the Robert Morris University campus. According to a statement from Robert Morris University, prior to being appointed General Manager of the new arena, Zimmerman was director of booking at PPG Paints Arena in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. While managing the arena on campus, Zimmerm...

Amber Alert issued in statewide search for missing teen

Amber Alert issued in statewide search for missing teen

Michael Delehanty and Gage Goulding

January 16, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Pennsylvania State Police have issued an Amber Alert for a missing teen from Penn Hills. Police say that 16-year-old Marjani Aquil was allegedly abducted by 19-year-old Jermaine Rodgers. Aquil was last seen on Jan. 16 at approximately 3 p.m. at a residence on Glenbrook Drive. Autho...

Electronic and hazardous waste recycling bill being introduced to City Council

Electronic and hazardous waste recycling bill being introduced to City Council

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 13, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- City residents will soon be able to recycle their electronic and hazardous waste in a cost-effective manner with a new contract being introduced to Pittsburgh City council on Tuesday. Electronic waste, or e-waste, such as televisions and computers, contains lead and mercury. E-waste...

Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- The Allegheny County Department of Public Works announced that a section of the Greensburg Pike has reopened to all traffic. The section of the Greensburg Pike between Airbrake Avenue and Central Avenue in North Versailles has been closed since Sept. 10 while crews performed their work. <blockquote...