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Buc Night returns to PNC Park

Buc Night returns to PNC Park

Gage Goulding, News Editor

April 2, 2019

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that Buc Night is returning for the 2019 season. The popular Pirates discount program features select games in which fans can purchase $1 tickets and select foods. The first time fans can take advantage of the ticket discounts this season is during...

GoodFood names Pittsburgh one of the best destinations for foodies

GoodFood names Pittsburgh one of the best destinations for foodies

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 30, 2019

PITTSBURGH - GoodFood recently released a top 10 list of the best destinations for foodies and Pittsburgh made the list. Pittsburgh was ranked No. 7 of the 10 destinations named. Pittsburgh was on the same list as Japan, Italy and Ethiopia. Pittsburgh was also the only city in the United States that...

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris University students gathered for a candlelight vigil filled with prayer, song and remembrance in honor of Antwon Rose. After the two teens fled from the vehicle, Rosfeld shot and killed Rose, who was unarmed at the time. In the recent four-day trial, Rosfeld was found...

Car Seat Safety Clinic aims to reduce child car injuries

Car Seat Safety Clinic aims to reduce child car injuries

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 28, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Motor vehicles are among the leading causes of death for children in the United States. Officials in Pittsburgh are working to cut down on child deaths in motor vehicles by hosting a Car Seat Safety Clinic. Pittsburgh EMS will be holding a FREE car seat clinic at the EMS trainin...

Flu deaths increase to 10 in Allegheny Co.

Flu deaths increase to 10 in Allegheny Co.

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 27, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Ten people have now died from the flu this season in the Pittsburgh area. Health officials at the Allegheny County Health Department released on Wednesday that two more county residents have died due to the flu. Both a male in his early 30s and a female in her early 90s died this...

Legislation introduced fights pregnancy discrimination in the workplace

Legislation introduced fights pregnancy discrimination in the workplace

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 19, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Councilperson Erika Strassburger introduced the legislation that protects people from pregnancy discrimination in the workplace. The legislation, introduced on Feb. 26, protects pregnant individuals and people seeking to become pregnant, as well as their partners. This requires employers...

Authorities searching for missing Pittsburgh teen

Authorities searching for missing Pittsburgh teen

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 19, 2019

PITTSBURGH - Police in Pittsburgh are searching for a missing teenager. Officials took to social media on Tuesday morning asking for the public's help locating D'Ayza Hayes. Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives seek the public’s help locating a missing teen.D'Ayza Hayes, 14, was last ...

Mayor Bill Peduto enforces safety polices for autonomous vehicles

Mayor Bill Peduto enforces safety polices for autonomous vehicles

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 19, 2019

PITTSBURGH- With a constant presence of autonomous cars in Pittsburgh, Mayor Bill Peduto has issued policies for the continuation of testing and development of these self-driving cars in Pittsburgh. Roughly a month after the organization Bike Pittsburgh received results from city residents about how...

The Silencers and Spinning Jenny perform for sold out show at Hard Rock Cafe

The Silencers and Spinning Jenny perform  for sold out show at Hard Rock Cafe

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 18, 2019

Spinning Jenny and The Silencers brought rock and roll back to the city of Pittsburgh.

Councilperson Strassburger introduces legislation to modernize municipal waste and recycling code

Councilperson Strassburger introduces legislation to modernize municipal waste and recycling code

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 16, 2019

PITTSBURGH — On March 5, Pittsburgh City Councilperson Erika Strassburger introduced an overhaul of the city's municipal waste and recycling code in an effort to streamline and clarify the existing City Code. The legislation codifies policies for the storage and set-out of waste and recycling containers,...