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Multi-vehicle accident closes part of University Blvd.

Multi-vehicle accident closes part of University Blvd.

John Blinn, News Editor

April 26, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP- At least one person was taken to the hospital following an accident on University Boulevard. Moon Township Police responded to the accident that took place at the intersection of Grant Drive and University Boulevard at 2:31 p.m. Friday afternoon. A dark grey Chevy vehicle and a...

New Thorn Run Interchange project to start this month

New Thorn Run Interchange project to start this month

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The Thorn Run Interchange Improvement Project is set to start this month. The construction work may impact traffic, according to a Facebook post by the Moon Township Police Department. The project’s plans involves adding new traffic signals and new Westbound ramps. “The result of this construction project should greatly improve the traffic flow at this interchange well into the future,” said the Moo...

Man found dead in Moon Twp. stream

Man found dead in Moon Twp. stream

John Blinn, News Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A man was found dead in a stream outside of a residence in Moon Township. The Office of the Allegheny County Medical Examiner announced that 77-year-old William Kriger was found outside of his home in Moon Township. Officials say that the incident happened around 5:50 p.m. on Thursday. It...

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


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

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...

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

John Blinn, News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Music, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP- The sixth headlining act to take the stage of the UPMC Events Center has been announced. On Monday, the UPMC Events Center announced that Sara Bareilles's Amidst the Chaos Tour would be making a stop at Robert Morris University The concert is set for November 15 and tickets go on...

Sigma Tau Gamma hosts RMU’s first ever Plunge for a Cause

Sigma Tau Gamma hosts RMU’s first ever Plunge for a Cause

Tanner Kreckle, Contributor

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - On a rather mild, but still chilly Saturday, Robert Morris University's newest fraternity, Sigma Tau Gamma, put on one of their first event as an organization. The fraternity colony hosted their inaugural Sig Tau Plunge For A Cause, which consisted of more than just plunging. A swimming...

Single lane closures to begin in Robinson starting Monday

Single lane closures to begin in Robinson starting Monday

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 30, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News

PITTSBURGH — Single lane closures are set to begin Monday, April 1 on Campbells Run Road in Robinson Township. According to the Department of Public Works, the closures will occur on Campbells Run Road between McMichael Road and Keiners Lane. The select locations will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5...

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 30, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris University students gathered for a candlelight vigil filled with prayer, song and remembrance in honor of Antwon Rose. After the two teens fled from the vehicle, Rosfeld shot and killed Rose, who was unarmed at the time. In the recent four-day trial, Rosfeld was found...

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 26, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - For schools that miss out on the NCAA tournament, officials turn to smaller tournaments in order to get their moment in the spotlight. After the Colonials failed to post a season-long record that qualified the team for selection to the NCAA tournament, university officials have turned...

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Tanner Kreckle, Contributor

March 24, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — Pennsylvania State Senator candidate's Republican D. Raja and Democrat Pam Iovino found themselves in a fairly heated debate Wednesday evening during the 37th District Congressional Debate. The debate, hosted by Robert Morris University's Political Science club and the League Of...