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RMU prepared to tackle Winter Storm Harper

RMU prepared to tackle Winter Storm Harper

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 19, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - As Winter Storm Harper makes its way across the country, the Facilities Management team at Robert Morris University says they are prepared to keep the campus safe. RMU's Department of Facilities Management sent an email to all students, faculty and staff with their plans to prioritize...

City officials, public works prepare for Winter Storm Harper

City officials, public works prepare for Winter Storm Harper

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH — City officials and public works crews around Pittsburgh are preparing to face a strong Winter Storm Harper over the weekend. The city has an arsenal of plows with salt spreaders, tractors and pickup trucks to fight against the upcoming snow storm. The city believes that it has enough...

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 12, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the western Pennsylvania region ahead of the season's first snowstorm. The advisory is in effect from 12 p.m. Saturday and will remain in effect until 7 a.m. Sunday morning. Counties in the affected reg...

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Freezing rain, snow and ice trigger Winter Weather Advisory

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburg has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Pittsburgh region. According to officials, a combination of freezing rain, ice and snow will begin Thursday evening and extend into the overnight period. The Winter Weather Advisory will be in...

Study: People who live in colder, darker climates drink more

Study: People who live in colder, darker climates drink more

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 23, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- According to a new study released by UPMC, people who live in colder, darker climates drink more alcohol. The study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh Division of Gastroenterology states that people living in colder regions with less sunlight drink more alcohol than those who ...

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Residents in Moon Township woke up with snow and ice covered roads, cars and yards. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh posted to Twitter that Moon Township received one inch of snow. Some areas in Pittsburgh experienced heavy snow and ice that toppled trees onto power lines....

Daily News Brief (11/14)

Daily News Brief (11/14)

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Daily News Brief

A breakdown of today's latest news, sports and weather. RMU Sentry Media's Gage Goulding reports.

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

November 14, 2018


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH -- As temperatures begin to drop and snow flurries start to fly, the City of Pittsburgh has reevaluated its snow and ice control program and is ready to tackle every situation. New for this winter season to tackle harsh weather is a modified road salt mixture, enhanced technologies, increased...

RMU tackles winter weather

RMU tackles winter weather

Briana Lewis

February 9, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

As we get deeper into the spring semester and the weather worsens, Robert Morris University’s Facilities Management cracks down on keeping the campus as safe as possible for students, faculty and staff.“Being in Western Pennsylvania, especially up on the hill that we’re on..things can be tr...