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RMU recipient of Gov. Wolf’s ‘It’s On Us’ campaign to combat sexual assault

RMU recipient of Gov. Wolf’s ‘It’s On Us’ campaign to combat sexual assault

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced nearly $1 million would be used to help fight sexual assault at 38 college and university campuses including, for the first time, Robert Morris University. Governor Wolf established the 'It’s On Us PA' campaign three years ago and has put nearly...

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...

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Chipotle to offer new, healthier options

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News

MOON TOWNSHIP (RMU SENTRY MEDIA/CNN) - If you are trying to stick to your New Year's resolution to eat healthier, you may be happy to learn Chipotle has tweeted it's menu to fit with diet trends. The Mexican food chain is now offering 'lifestyle bowls.' The salad bowls accommodate popular veto,...

RMU alumni asks for help in kidney donation search at Penguins game

RMU alumni asks for help in kidney donation search at Penguins game

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 2, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - A Robert Morris University alumni asked for the communities help in his search for a kidney at a Pittsburgh Penguins hockey game. Dave Pritchard, a member of the Robert Morris 1985 graduating class, held a poster with his daughter, Ashley Pritchard, at a Penguins game. The father-daughter...

Robert Morris named in top 30 colleges to earn hospitality degree

Robert Morris named in top 30 colleges to earn hospitality degree

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 1, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris University was ranked in a nationwide list of the top colleges to earn a degree in hospitality. According to Great Value Colleges, Robert Morris is the 27th-best college to study for a bachelor's degree in hospitality. RMU offers an online program that allows students to obtain degrees in hospitality and tourism managem...

Multi-vehicle accident closes University Blvd. northbound lanes

Multi-vehicle accident closes University Blvd. northbound lanes

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 16, 2018


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A multi-vehicle accident stopped northbound traffic on University Boulevard in Moon Township Sunday evening. The accident that happened at approximately 8:45 p.m. involved two-vehicles that were traveling northbound. Officers from the Moon Township Police Department responded to the...

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

December 15, 2018


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers traveled to West Allegheny to take on the Indians in both of the teams' first section game of the year. The game was a back and forth affair and the Tigers ended up on top with an impressive comeback win. The game started out with a heavy defensive presence on bot...

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Man dies in Moon Twp. stabbing

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 11, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - Police are investigating a stabbing in Moon Township that left one person dead. The Allegheny County Police Department released in a statement Tuesday that a 48-year-old man was found with multiple stab wounds. Moon Twp. Police and paramedics responded to McKinney Drive Monday night...

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 29, 2018


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

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburg has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Pittsburgh region. According to officials, a combination of freezing rain, ice and snow will begin Thursday evening and extend into the overnight period. The Winter Weather Advisory will be in...

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 16, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP - Residents in Moon Township woke up with snow and ice covered roads, cars and yards. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh posted to Twitter that Moon Township received one inch of snow. Some areas in Pittsburgh experienced heavy snow and ice that toppled trees onto power lines....