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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...

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


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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...

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 22, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP — Three, two, one... jump! The Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity at Robert Morris University is hosting their own version of the well known "Pittsburgh Polar Plunge," with the intentions to benefit the same cause. Brothers from the Greek Life organization at Robert Morris University are...

Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Meet magisterial district judge candidate Corrie Woods

Adelyn Berdine, Contributor

March 15, 2019


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CORAOPOLIS - Corrie Woods may sound like a familiar name if you live in the Coraopolis, Crescent, Moon or Neville communities. Woods is running for Magisterial District Judge. Woods and his wife, Ashley, who works as his campaign manager, held an event for the public to meet and chat with Corrie....

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Natural gas line break in Moon Twp. prompts evacuation, outages

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 9, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - Many residents in Moon Township received an early wake up call Saturday morning when they were asked to evacuate their homes. According to a Facebook post by the Moon Township Police Department, a gas line ruptured on Western Avenue Saturday morning at approximately 7:20 a.m. Police say they recieved a phone call from a resident that heard a popping sound at a gas transfer station operated by Peoples Natur...

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

Moon Twp. opens warming centers for residents facing power outages

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 26, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP- With homes all around the area facing power outages, officials in Moon Township have set up a warming center for residents who needed it. Duquesne Light's website indicated that approximately 700 houses in Moon Township were still without power Monday evening. The Moon Township Police ...

Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 20, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - Classes at Robert Morris University have been canceled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday. A strong winter weather system moving through the area brought heavy snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. RELATED STORY: Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected University officials posted to their website that all clas...

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Man allegedly fleeing RMU Police strikes officer with truck

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - A man that was allegedly attempting to elude police Friday morning at Robert Morris University struck a police officer with his vehicle. According to the criminal complaint obtained by RMU Sentry Media, 27-year-old Justin M. Currie of Coraopolis allegedly struck a Robert Morris University Po...

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Landslide closes busy Moon Township road

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 16, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - The second landslide in just two weeks has closed a portion of a busy Moon Township road. According to a post on Facebook from the Moon Township Police Department, another small landslide occurred Saturday morning. Police say the landslide happened on Univerity Boulevard be...

University Blvd. reopens to traffic following landslide

University Blvd. reopens to traffic following landslide

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 13, 2019


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MOON TOWNSHIP - University Boulevard has reopened to traffic in both directions following a landslide on Feb. 8. PennDOT crews were working with heavy equipment to clear the mud, tree limbs and debris from the southbound lanes Wednesday afternoon. The uphill travel lanes opened at approximately 4:15...