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Preview: RMU hosts Pitt for inaugural basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Preview: RMU hosts Pitt for inaugural basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (0-2) opens play at the new UPMC Events Center this Tuesday night. The team hosts the Pitt Panthers (1-1) for the first game in their new home. Both teams are coming off tough losses and look to bounce back with a victory in this highly anticipat...

Men’s Basketball Season Preview: Toole enters his tenth season as head coach

Men’s Basketball Season Preview: Toole enters his tenth season as head coach

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The 10th season of the Andy Toole Era for Robert Morris men's basketball starts this Thursday with the Colonials traveling 278.8 miles to take on Marshall University. Coach Toole enters his tenth season with the second-best winning percentage among current NEC head coaches (54.5%); grante...

Riverhounds win nailbiter over Charleston

Riverhounds win nailbiter over Charleston

Logan Carney, Digital Content Manager

September 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC (14-4-9) defeated the Charleston Battery (8-8-10) by the score of 1-0 on Saturday. The win extends their undefeated home streak to 9-0-4. Their last home regular season loss dates back to July 21, 2018, against the Charleston Battery with the score being 1-0. ...

Pittsburgh Pooches in the Pool make waves on Labor Day

Pittsburgh Pooches in the Pool make waves on Labor Day

Kassandra Boyd, Contributor

September 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- With temperatures in the mid-70s and the sun peeking from behind the clouds, local dogs came out in the hundreds to mingle, play and escape the heat during Pittsburgh's fourth annual “Pooches in the Pool” event on Labor Day from 4 to 6 P.M. The event was organized by Andy Grobe,...

Country music star Eric Church doubles down in Pittsburgh

Country music star Eric Church doubles down in Pittsburgh

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

May 8, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Country music icon Eric Church brought his Double Down Tour to PPG Paints Arena this past weekend for two epic shows on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4. When Church announced the Double Down Tour back in September 2018, he told his fans that he wanted to top his 2017 Holding' My Own...

Pittsburgh named one of the best cities to celebrate Easter

Pittsburgh named one of the best cities to celebrate Easter

John Blinn, News Editor

April 20, 2019

PITTSBURGH- With spring temperatures kicking in and store aisles filling with chocolate and jellybeans, WalletHub looks at the best places to celebrate Easter in 2019. Due to the various meanings of the holiday, WalletHub weighed both religious and commercial factors when deciding which cities were...

Pittsburgh named one of 2019’s best places to live

Pittsburgh named one of 2019’s best places to live

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 20, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Livability recently released their annual list of the top 100 places to live in the United States. While creating the list, over 1,000 cities were examined through a rigorous process. The editors of Livability start off by examining a large amount of data from each city such as economics,...

RMU hosts 2019 RUNE Release Party

RMU hosts 2019 RUNE Release Party

Michelle Sargent, Guest Writer

April 19, 2019

RUNE Magazine has released it's 2019 edition for readers to enjoy.

Kennywood Park seeks college students as part of summer workforce

Kennywood Park seeks college students as part of summer workforce

Gage Goulding, Contributor

April 16, 2019

WEST MIFFLIN -- An entire summer of fun that could turn into a career. When thinking about an amusement park like Pittsburgh's Kennywood Park, the thought of roller coasters, delicious foods and unforgettable experiences comes to mind. However, for college students preparing to enter the workforce,...

PWSA adds interpreter assistance

PWSA adds interpreter assistance

John Blinn, News Editor

April 16, 2019

PITTSBURGH -The Pittsburgh Water and Sewage Authority (PWSA) is now offering services to help non-English speaking customers. The PWSA teamed up with the United Language Group (ULG) to add translation and interpretation services for their customers. The new service will assist communications between...