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Extreme cold enters region with arctic temperatures, many schools cancel class

Extreme cold enters region with arctic temperatures, many schools cancel class

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A strong winter weather system known as a polar vortex is sweeping across the country, sending temperatures in many cities plummeting to sub-arctic levels. Schools and universities across the region have canceled classes on Wednesday in preparation for what could be one of the coldest...

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - School districts around the Pittsburgh region will be closed on Wednesday as a winter weather system carrying subzero arctic air moves through the region. The Moon Area School District announced on Facebook Tuesday afternoon that they will not have classes as temperatures are expected to re...

Colfax Elementary school in Squirrel Hill on lockdown after threat

Colfax Elementary school in Squirrel Hill on lockdown after threat

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

SQUIRREL HILL -- The Colfax Elementary school in Squirrel Hill is on lockdown, a district representative confirmed to RMU Sentry Media. The district said in a phone call that the lockdown was due to a threat against the school. A tweet from Pittsburgh Public Safety confirmed the incident via Twitter....