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Warren Times Observer
Community embraces backpack programTidioute Community Charter School. The last packing of the 2015-2016 school ye
Community embraces backpack program
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
Tidioute Community Charter School. The last packing of the 2015-2016 school year was held on Tuesday night at the former Allegheny Valley Elementary School in Clarendon - a good time to look at where the program has come since its inception in... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Eisenhower Middle School Industry Club takes first place at JCC eventclubs bring in guest speakers from local industries and takes field trips to se
Eisenhower Middle School Industry Club takes first place at JCC event
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
clubs bring in guest speakers from local industries and takes field trips to see professionals in action ranging from the Allegheny National Forest to maple syrup production. "It's not just desk jobs," Sowers said, adding that seeing how various... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
7,500 Pairs Of Shoesbe found at House of Hope, the lobby of the main branch of Northwest Savings Ba
7,500 Pairs Of Shoes
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
be found at House of Hope, the lobby of the main branch of Northwest Savings Bank, the YMCA, Woodforest inside Walmart, the Allegheny Community Center and "a number of churches and clubs," she added. "We were thrilled," Hukill said. "Who doesn't... Read more
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BlackNews.com
Pittsburgh's 2016 Juneteenth Festival To Recognize The City's Historic African American Iconic Leadersinvited guest Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, SC Governor Nikki Haley, Ohio Go
Pittsburgh's 2016 Juneteenth Festival To Recognize The City's Historic African American Iconic Leaders
BlackNews.com / Posted 2 hours ago
invited guest Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, SC Governor Nikki Haley, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, U.S. Congressman Mike Doyle, Allegheny County Democratic Black Caucus and others; 5pm, Stop the Violence Program with Pa. State Rep. Ed Gainey, brother of... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Former Coolfont resort to be auctioned off on June 21northwest, and Cacapon Mountain, home to Prospect Rock, is adjacent to the prop
Former Coolfont resort to be auctioned off on June 21
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
northwest, and Cacapon Mountain, home to Prospect Rock, is adjacent to the property." Nestled in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, Coolfont first opened in 1965 and was known for its lodging, spa and wellness center, conference center... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Joyce M. Knestrickbachelor's degree in chemistry from Point Park College, and an associate's degr
Newsmaker: Joyce M. Knestrick
TribLIVE / Posted 3 hours ago
bachelor's degree in chemistry from Point Park College, and an associate's degree in nursing from the Community College of Allegheny County. Quote: Nurse practitioners “are well-educated and are a big part of how we can address the health care... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man sentenced to 12 to 30 years in shooting outside schoolin a shooting outside a Pittsburgh high school 2½ years ago. Nineteen-year-old
Man sentenced to 12 to 30 years in shooting outside school
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
in a shooting outside a Pittsburgh high school 2½ years ago. Nineteen-year-old Anjohnito Willet was sentenced Wednesday in Allegheny County on attempted homicide and aggravated assault convictions in the November 2013 shooting outside Brashear High... Read more
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examiner.com
Despite record fine, Governor Wolf wants to give Uber a liftin Pennsylvania if the fine is allowed to stand. The governor's sentiments were
Despite record fine, Governor Wolf wants to give Uber a lift
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
in Pennsylvania if the fine is allowed to stand. The governor's sentiments were echoed by Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, who wrote a letter to the PUC which reads, in part: "We are writing today to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tarentum council appoints Cornuet to vacant seatof Main Street and Bob Baenig of East Ninth Avenue. During open interviews of
Tarentum council appoints Cornuet to vacant seat
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
of Main Street and Bob Baenig of East Ninth Avenue. During open interviews of the candidates prior to the vote, Cornuet of Allegheny Avenue was asked why he wanted to be on council. “Mostly because of my experience,” he said. “I did this for 15... Read more
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TribLIVE
Truck safety detail in Harmar finds 51 violationsHarmar as part of a random commercial vehicle safety detail. Police officers fr
Truck safety detail in Harmar finds 51 violations
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
Harmar as part of a random commercial vehicle safety detail. Police officers from Harmar, West Deer, Northern Regional and Allegheny County Police took part. Their focus was on large commercial trucks, tractor-trailers mostly, which were taken off... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: Rice posts quarterly loss despite increased revenue; Allegheny judge tosses South Fayette oil and gas ordinance; moreRoundup: Rice posts quarterly loss despite increased revenue; Allegheny judge t
Roundup: Rice posts quarterly loss despite increased revenue; Allegheny judge tosses South Fayette oil and gas ordinance; more
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
Roundup: Rice posts quarterly loss despite increased revenue; Allegheny judge tosses South Fayette oil and gas ordinance; mor... | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Roundup: Rice posts quarterly loss despite increased revenue; Allegheny judge tosses South... Read more
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TribLIVE
Development group urges W.Pa. leaders to attract, train talented workersespecially in technology, that would only get worse as nearly 300,000 baby boom
Development group urges W.Pa. leaders to attract, train talented workers
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
especially in technology, that would only get worse as nearly 300,000 baby boomers retire by 2025, the report from the Allegheny Conference on Community Development said. Addressing the issue would require a collective effort among schools,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nonprofits feel fallout of Day of Giving donation site’s failurethrough a combination of individual giving and match pooling over six years. I
Nonprofits feel fallout of Day of Giving donation site’s failure
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
through a combination of individual giving and match pooling over six years. In 2014, the last time the event was held in Allegheny County, the foundation provided $750,000 in matching funds on top of $4.5 million donated by individuals. Kimbia —... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Allegheny tandem sets sights on PIAA crown | TribLIVE Neighborhoods North Allegheny's Jared Isaacs celebrates with Ri
North Allegheny tandem sets sights on PIAA crown
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods North Allegheny's Jared Isaacs celebrates with Richard Hofmann after winning a set during the WPIAL Class AAA doubles final... Read more
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The Morning Call
Study: Pennsylvania had backlog of 1,850 untested rape kitsSeptember that $79 million in funding was being distributed to help cut a natio
Study: Pennsylvania had backlog of 1,850 untested rape kits
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
September that $79 million in funding was being distributed to help cut a national backlog estimated at 70,000 rape kits in 27 states. Those grants included $254,000 for the medical examiner's office in Allegheny County and $420,000 for Philadelp... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tournament win boosts Seneca Valley volleyballValley (8-2) turned its attention to challenging for a Section 2-AAA title. The
Tournament win boosts Seneca Valley volleyball
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
Valley (8-2) turned its attention to challenging for a Section 2-AAA title. The Raiders avenged an earlier loss to North Allegheny, but dropped a match to Pine-Richland, which left them a game behind NA for first. “We had the opportunity to take... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh high school roundup: Mars topples Knoch to clinch share of section titlefive strikeouts to guide South Side Beaver (10-6, 7-6) to a Section 1-AA win ov
Pittsburgh high school roundup: Mars topples Knoch to clinch share of section title
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
five strikeouts to guide South Side Beaver (10-6, 7-6) to a Section 1-AA win over No. 4 Quaker Valley (12-2, 11-2). North Allegheny 1, Shaler 0 — Kristen Chomos homered in the bottom of the sixth inning as No. 3 North Allegheny (15-1, 12-1)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fox Chapel area first responders training together to better serve commuitiesother disabilities who may go missing or get lost. Part of a nationwide program
Fox Chapel area first responders training together to better serve commuities
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
other disabilities who may go missing or get lost. Part of a nationwide program, it is made available locally through the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office. Members of nine fire or emergency medical service departments have been... Read more
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TribLIVE
CCAC South, IUP students visit Flint, Mich., provide bottled waterto those who couldn't get it on their own. A service learning project between
CCAC South, IUP students visit Flint, Mich., provide bottled water
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
to those who couldn't get it on their own. A service learning project between social work students at Community College of Allegheny County's South Campus and Indiana University of Pennsylvania took 54 students and staffers to Flint nearly a month... Read more
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Philly.com
Pennsylvania had backlog of 1,850 untested rape kitsSeptember that $79 million in funding was being distributed to help cut a natio
Pennsylvania had backlog of 1,850 untested rape kits
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
September that $79 million in funding was being distributed to help cut a national backlog estimated at 70,000 rape kits in 27 states. Those grants included $254,000 for the medical examiner's office in Allegheny County and $420,000 for Philadelp... Read more
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Boston Globe
Linda Tischler, whose inventive cancer blog was a coda to a career writing about design and business, dies at 67Hayes grew up in Aliquippa, Pa., a daughter of Jack Hayes and the former Violet
Linda Tischler, whose inventive cancer blog was a coda to a career writing about design and business, dies at 67
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
Hayes grew up in Aliquippa, Pa., a daughter of Jack Hayes and the former Violet Sabo. A scholarship helped her attend Allegheny College in Pennsylvania, and after two years she transferred to Boston University, where she studied English,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Port Authority promotes services to Spanish-speaking customerscustomers | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Port Authority of Allegheny County recen
Port Authority promotes services to Spanish-speaking customers
TribLIVE / Posted 9 hours ago
customers | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Port Authority of Allegheny County recently launched a campaign to promote services available to Western Pennsylvania's growing... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh police chief says he needs to work to gain officers’ trustDonald Trump. Officers, he said, were not permitted to wear riot gear and sever
Pittsburgh police chief says he needs to work to gain officers’ trust
TribLIVE / Posted 9 hours ago
Donald Trump. Officers, he said, were not permitted to wear riot gear and several of them were pepper sprayed. He said Allegheny County police and Pennsylvania state troopers held in reserve were equipped with headgear, face shields and body... Read more
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Business Wire
Sunoco Logistics Announces Continued Growth in Earnings, Distributable Cash Flow and Distribution for First Quarter 2016results from our refined products pipelines, which was largely attributable to
Sunoco Logistics Announces Continued Growth in Earnings, Distributable Cash Flow and Distribution for First Quarter 2016
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
results from our refined products pipelines, which was largely attributable to the commencement of operations on our Allegheny Access project in 2015. Improved earnings from our refined products acquisition and marketing activities and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Aeropostale files for bankruptcy, will close 113 stores across U.S.at the Shops at Montage in Moosic, Lackawanna County, the Chambersburg Mall in
Aeropostale files for bankruptcy, will close 113 stores across U.S.
The Morning Call / Posted 12 hours ago
at the Shops at Montage in Moosic, Lackawanna County, the Chambersburg Mall in Franklin County, and the Monroeville Mall in Allegheny County, according to the company's filing. In the Lehigh Valley, there are Aeropostale stores at the Promenade... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County announces summer concert line-up | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The outdoor Allegheny County Concerts have been a
Allegheny County announces summer concert line-up
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods The outdoor Allegheny County Concerts have been announced for the summer. As usual, they'll be in just two locations —... Read more
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TribLIVE
Defense in homicide trial questions thoroughness of detectivesweeks later based on security camera footage and DNA evidence; Wednesday was th
Defense in homicide trial questions thoroughness of detectives
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
weeks later based on security camera footage and DNA evidence; Wednesday was the third day of testimony in his trial before Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Edward Borkowski. Pittsburgh homicide Det. Robert Shaw, who was in charge of... Read more
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The Morning Call
PA House panel torches natural gas rulesfrom the statutory requirements, depart from the Supreme Court's decisions," sa
PA House panel torches natural gas rules
The Morning Call / Posted 15 hours ago
from the statutory requirements, depart from the Supreme Court's decisions," said committee chairman Rep. John Maher, R-Allegheny. "So we have one branch which is disrespecting the other two branches." Proponents of the rules argue that they... Read more
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Philly.com
We the people. Really?Philly, the difference between registered and eligible is more than 154,000 (an
We the people. Really?
Philly.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Philly, the difference between registered and eligible is more than 154,000 (and no cracks about dead people). In Allegheny County, it's more than 105,000. Would election outcomes differ if more or most eligible voters took part? If our... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Four Candidates Set To Run For Seats On Randolph BOE30 years. Deacon belongs to several nonprofit organizations including The Amer
Four Candidates Set To Run For Seats On Randolph BOE
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
30 years. Deacon belongs to several nonprofit organizations including The American Chestnut Foundation New York Chapter, Allegheny Foothills Chapter of the New York Forest Owners Association and the National Rifle Association (NRA). A high... Read more
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TribLIVE
Drug sweep nets 9 so far in Alle-Kiski Valley847411. State drug agents and local police this morning are rounding up 15 all
Drug sweep nets 9 so far in Alle-Kiski Valley
TribLIVE / Posted 17 hours ago
847411. State drug agents and local police this morning are rounding up 15 alleged heroin or cocaine dealers in parts of Allegheny and Westmoreland counties. By 9 a.m., five men and three women were under arrest. Another suspect was arrested... Read more
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York Daily Record
Is that restaurant clean? You can find out, but it isn’t easyappeals process almost guarantees a restaurant with a "B" to get upgraded to an
Is that restaurant clean? You can find out, but it isn’t easy
York Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
appeals process almost guarantees a restaurant with a "B" to get upgraded to an "A" after further review. In Pennsylvania, Allegheny County considered an ABC ratings system, though it didn't happen, Johnson said. Heisey said he wasn't sure whether... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
What’s holding up Pennsylvania’s LGBT Fairness Act?From a love of the Steelers and Pirates to Lenten fish fries, these two countie
What’s holding up Pennsylvania’s LGBT Fairness Act?
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 22 hours ago
From a love of the Steelers and Pirates to Lenten fish fries, these two counties to the north share many similarities to Allegheny County. But there’s one big difference. In Allegheny County, Myers can’t be fired for being a trans... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bicyclists hit by SUV, hospitalizedbicyclists were injured after being hit by a SUV in Pittsburgh's Garfield neigh
Bicyclists hit by SUV, hospitalized
TribLIVE / Posted 23 hours ago
bicyclists were injured after being hit by a SUV in Pittsburgh's Garfield neighborhood late Tuesday night. An Allegheny County emergency dispatcher said the incident was reported at 11:51 p.m. along Penn Avenue. WPXI-TV, the Trib's... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Four Candidates Set To Run For Seats On Randolph BOE30 years. Deacon belongs to several nonprofit organizations including The Amer
Four Candidates Set To Run For Seats On Randolph BOE
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
30 years. Deacon belongs to several nonprofit organizations including The American Chestnut Foundation New York Chapter, Allegheny Foothills Chapter of the New York Forest Owners Association and the National Rifle Association (NRA). A high... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Woodmobile event highlights vital role of natural resources in countyproducts - from sustainable use of trees and what trees need to grow, to forest
Woodmobile event highlights vital role of natural resources in county
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
products - from sustainable use of trees and what trees need to grow, to forest-related careers and making paper - from Allegheny Hardwoods Utilization Group (AHUG) including William Penn, mammals of Warren County from the Pennsylvania Game... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cutdoesn't suggest any specific figure for a fine, was signed by the Democratic go
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cut
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
doesn't suggest any specific figure for a fine, was signed by the Democratic governor, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald. The commission has since granted Uber and its competitor, Lyft, temporary... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fate of Allegheny River Towns Enterprise Zone funds to be discussed | TribLIVE Neighborhoods • Development organization ARTEZ to close doors
Fate of Allegheny River Towns Enterprise Zone funds to be discussed
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods • Development organization ARTEZ to close doors Managers of seven Allegheny River... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cutdoesn't suggest any specific figure for a fine, was signed by the Democratic go
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cut
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
doesn't suggest any specific figure for a fine, was signed by the Democratic governor, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald. The commission has since granted Uber and its competitor, Lyft, temporary... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh high school roundup: South Park tops Steel Valley in 8thwho have won six straight and clinched the section title. Steel Valley (11-4, 7
Pittsburgh high school roundup: South Park tops Steel Valley in 8th
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
who have won six straight and clinched the section title. Steel Valley (11-4, 7-3) is tied for second place with South Allegheny (8-3, 7-3). North Allegheny 13, Butler 0 — Rachel Martindale hit three home runs, and Madi Beining threw a... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Running to ice cream truck, girl hit by another vehicleshe and friends were running to get ice cream in Mt. Washington Tuesday night,
Running to ice cream truck, girl hit by another vehicle
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
she and friends were running to get ice cream in Mt. Washington Tuesday night, a neighbor told Pittsburgh's Action News 4. Allegheny County dispatch confirmed the girl was struck in the 300 block of Natchez Street. "The ice cream truck guy got out... Read more
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TribLIVE
HUD awards Allegheny County about $3.6 million in homeless funding | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Allegheny County's Department of Human Services w
HUD awards Allegheny County about $3.6 million in homeless funding
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Allegheny County's Department of Human Services will receive about $3.6 million from the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gateway baseball routs McKeesport, clinches WPIAL playoff spotready,” Stoops said. The Gators finished 7-5 in section play in 2012 and suffe
Gateway baseball routs McKeesport, clinches WPIAL playoff spot
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
ready,” Stoops said. The Gators finished 7-5 in section play in 2012 and suffered a 2-1 first-round playoff loss to North Allegheny. Gateway then went through a two-year struggle where it went a combined 1-19 in section play. Last year, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plum Council considering Maronda rezoning request for 124 acres near Penn Hills borderof a 225-acre parcel in December. The parcel is owned by Javaid Alvi, Pervaiz
Plum Council considering Maronda rezoning request for 124 acres near Penn Hills border
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
of a 225-acre parcel in December. The parcel is owned by Javaid Alvi, Pervaiz Alvi and Walter Lorence, according to the Allegheny County real estate website. Maronda application documents show roughly 46.5 of the 124 acres in Plum are zoned... Read more
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TribLIVE
O’Hara woman’s Chewsick antique shop helps shoppers find treasuresbe surprised. There's always a market for something.” Wright purchased the cav
O’Hara woman’s Chewsick antique shop helps shoppers find treasures
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
be surprised. There's always a market for something.” Wright purchased the cavernous, two-story building overlooking the Allegheny River more than two years ago. It took 18 months to clear the former tire inspection station of debris, equipment... Read more
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TribLIVE
Monroeville’s Spectrum Charter School sets ‘Touch-A-Truck’ for May 14be on display include a fire truck, dump truck, tow truck, recycle truck, const
Monroeville’s Spectrum Charter School sets ‘Touch-A-Truck’ for May 14
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
be on display include a fire truck, dump truck, tow truck, recycle truck, construction vehicles and an Army Humvee. The Allegheny County Fire Safety House and the Carnegie Museum of Natural History's Spinosaurus Encourt Van also will be there.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Committee seeks to make Shaler safer for pedestrians, cyclistsalong the river into Millvale Riverfront Park and into the city, Rogers said.
Committee seeks to make Shaler safer for pedestrians, cyclists
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
along the river into Millvale Riverfront Park and into the city, Rogers said. Norfolk Southern owns property along the Allegheny River in Shaler between Etna's park and Millvale, and the riverfront route would need to use a narrow service road... Read more
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TribLIVE
Saturday’s event yields biggest haul yet for drug take-back in PlumNixle alerts, fliers, the borough's TV channel and the Advance Leader. Plum po
Saturday’s event yields biggest haul yet for drug take-back in Plum
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Nixle alerts, fliers, the borough's TV channel and the Advance Leader. Plum police have had preliminary discussions with Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala's office about having the drug take-back program year-round, Conley... Read more
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TribLIVE
Achievement gap committee in Gateway hears ideas from teachers at first meetingthis situation,” said Terri Williams, parent and educator. “There's a problem h
Achievement gap committee in Gateway hears ideas from teachers at first meeting
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
this situation,” said Terri Williams, parent and educator. “There's a problem here.” Williams is the wife of NAACP Allegheny East Chapter President Ken Huston, who has spoken to the board about the achievement gap on many occasions. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pitcairn police seeking approval for permanent prescription drug drop boxthat seems to be trending in Western Pennsylvania. Pitcairn police Chief Scott
Pitcairn police seeking approval for permanent prescription drug drop box
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
that seems to be trending in Western Pennsylvania. Pitcairn police Chief Scott Farally last week submitted a letter to the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office, requesting a permanently fixed drop box for residents to deposit unused... Read more
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