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United Way seeking volunteers to assist low-wage earning workers with taxes

United Way seeking volunteers to assist low-wage earning workers with taxes

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

November 16, 2019

PITTSBURGH - United Way of Southwestern PA is looking for 500 volunteers to help with their 2020 Free Tax Preparation Campaign. The goal of the campaign is to assist hard-working, low-wage earning individuals and families to make sure that they receive the full refunds that they are entitled to. "A...

Where’s the News?- Episode 5

Where’s the News?- Episode 5

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

November 13, 2019

On this episode of Where's the News?, the hosts discuss the recent winning streak for RMU football, streaming services, the horrors of winter in Western Pennsylvania and a string of fast food related violence. ...

Where’s the News?- Episode 4

Where’s the News?- Episode 4

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

November 13, 2019

On this episode of Where's the News?, the hosts discuss the controversial choices made by the American Music Awards. After that, they discuss the even more controversial rumor of the Steelers' potential trade for Le'veon Bell. The group also talks about the recent bus falling into a sinkhole in Pittsburgh, the dea...

Allegheny County Public Works preparing for possible winter weather

Allegheny County Public Works preparing for possible winter weather

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

November 11, 2019

PITTSBURGH - With the expectation of snow on the way, Allegheny County Public Works is preparing for all possible conditions. Authorities informed citizens that they are prepared to take on the potential winter weather. "We plan to dispatch 18 trucks overnight to salt county-owned roads and bridges,"...

Where’s the News?- Episode 3 (featuring Malyk Johnson)

Where’s the News?- Episode 3 (featuring Malyk Johnson)

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

October 29, 2019

On the newest episode of Where's the News?, the hosts discuss Star Wars, the Pirates management, Breaking Benjamin's "Diary of Jane," and the reopening of the Tree of Life synagogue. They are also joined by special guest Malyk Johnson, who talks about his experience at the Donald Trump rally at the David L. Laurence Convention Center. ...

Where’s the News?- Episode 2

Where’s the News?- Episode 2

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

October 24, 2019

On this episode of "Where's the News?," Garret talks about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2020. After that, Nick talks about a mix of Pittsburgh and RMU sports. John Blinn finishes the show talking about the international conflict with Turkey and Syria. ...

Former Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at Heinz Hall

Former Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at Heinz Hall

Soundharjya Babu, Assistant News Editor

October 19, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Seats in Heinz Hall were filled for John Kerry, former Secretary of State, who participated in the Pittsburgh Speaker Series. President Christopher Howard opened the sold-out event, sponsored by Robert Morris University. It featured a 15-minute speech by Kerry, followed by a 30-minute...

National Weather Service issues a Frost Advisory for the Pittsburgh area

National Weather Service issues a Frost Advisory for the Pittsburgh area

John Blinn, News Editor

October 18, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Winter could be on the way! The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for the Pittsburgh area. A frost advisory has been issued for portions of our region tonight as temperatures fall into the low-30s. pic.twitter.com/8c6pnbSDRR— NWS Pittsburgh (@NWSPittsburgh) Octob...

Pittsburgh International Airport to host annual public auction

Pittsburgh International Airport to host annual public auction

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

October 18, 2019

PITTSBURGH - The Allegheny County Airport Authority will be holding its annual public auction on Saturday. Items such as abandoned vehicles, used Airport Authority vehicles and equipment, as well as many other unclaimed items from the airport will be auctioned off at the event. Not all the unclaimed...

Where’s the News?- Episode 1

Where’s the News?- Episode 1

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

October 11, 2019

  On the official first episode of "Where's the News?," the editors discuss presidential copyright strikes, James Hetfield's return to rehab and the results of the ongoing investigation into Mac Miller's death. They also discuss some local stories, including Robert Morris and Pittsburgh sports, the ongoing issues facing Yorktown hotel and the donatio...