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Mosquito spraying set for Bloomfield, Polish Hill, Lawrenceville, Stanton HeightsAllegheny County will spray pesticide Tuesday night in the Pittsburgh neighborh
Mosquito spraying set for Bloomfield, Polish Hill, Lawrenceville, Stanton Heights
TribLIVE / Posted 35 minutes ago
Allegheny County will spray pesticide Tuesday night in the Pittsburgh neighborhoods of Bloomfield, Polish Hill, Lawrenceville and Stanton Heights to kill mosquitoes and lower the risk of spreading West Nile virus. The county will spray Zenivex from... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brentwood meeting set to accept council members’ resignationsBrentwood Council will hold a special meeting Monday night to accept the resign
Brentwood meeting set to accept council members’ resignations
TribLIVE / Posted 35 minutes ago
Brentwood Council will hold a special meeting Monday night to accept the resignations of council members Marty Vickless and Dean Trent, who plan to leave their positions on Sept. 20. The meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. in council chambers, 3624... Read more
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TribLIVE
Man struck by vehicle in Indiana dies of injuriesA 31-year-old Indiana man died of injuries sustained Sunday when he was struck
Man struck by vehicle in Indiana dies of injuries
TribLIVE / Posted 35 minutes ago
A 31-year-old Indiana man died of injuries sustained Sunday when he was struck by a vehicle while crossing Wayne Avenue in Indiana Borough. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner identified the victim as John Hadfield of Indiana. The accident at... Read more
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TribLIVE
McCandless Community Day slated for Sept. 12The Vogues featuring Chuck Blasko will perform a 50th-anniversary show during t
McCandless Community Day slated for Sept. 12
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
The Vogues featuring Chuck Blasko will perform a 50th-anniversary show during the 15th annual McCandless Community Day on Sept. 12. The concert, from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. on the grounds of the Town Hall, 9955 Grubbs Road, McCandless, is one of many... Read more
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TribLIVE
Supreme Court won’t hear case of arsonist from deadly 1995 Valentine’s Day fireThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear the case of a man acc
Supreme Court won’t hear case of arsonist from deadly 1995 Valentine’s Day fire
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear the case of a man accused of setting a fire that killed three Pittsburgh firefighters on Valentine's Day in 1995, meaning he must either be retried or released. Gregory Brown, 38, is serving... Read more
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TribLIVE
New principal Delp no stranger to Seneca ValleySeneca Valley Intermediate Principal Matthew Delp is no stranger to the distric
New principal Delp no stranger to Seneca Valley
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
Seneca Valley Intermediate Principal Matthew Delp is no stranger to the district or its model for success in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Delp taught science and biology at Seneca Valley from 2002-08 before he... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Allegheny grad Lammers new head coach of junior hockey teamIn his new job as head coach and general manager of the Dubuque Fighting Saints
North Allegheny grad Lammers new head coach of junior hockey team
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
In his new job as head coach and general manager of the Dubuque Fighting Saints hockey team in Iowa, North Allegheny Senior High School graduate Jason Lammers will prepare junior players for the next level of competition. In the process, he is... Read more
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TribLIVE
W.Pa. girls participate in GirlGov programSouth Fayette High School students Kristen Davis, Sarah Deutsch and Hope Hardma
W.Pa. girls participate in GirlGov program
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
South Fayette High School students Kristen Davis, Sarah Deutsch and Hope Hardman; Chartiers Valley's Payton Ferris, Olivia Fortune and Kaylee Gross; and Carlynton's Molly Kozy spent four days in Harrisburg in June learning about civics, women's... Read more
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WJAC 6 Johnstown
One killed in motorcycle crash in Blair CountyUpdated: Monday, August 31 2015, 11:16 AM EDT By: WJAC Web Staff ALLEGHENY TO
One killed in motorcycle crash in Blair County
WJAC 6 Johnstown / Posted an hour ago
Updated: Monday, August 31 2015, 11:16 AM EDT By: WJAC Web Staff ALLEGHENY TOWNSHIP, Blair County, Pa. -- One person is dead after a motorcycle accident in Blair County. It happened at around 6:30 p.m. Sunday on the 2900 block of Sugar Run Road in... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Out-of-state inmate who is registered sex offender mistakenly...An inmate who is a registered sex offender was mistakenly released from the All
Out-of-state inmate who is registered sex offender mistakenly...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 hours ago
An inmate who is a registered sex offender was mistakenly released from the Allegheny County Jail earlier this month. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, D’Jamal Eleam was brought to Pittsburgh from a Connecticut prison in July to appear in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Duquesne-based Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society honors black officers at annual Law Enforcers SaluteThe Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society of Duquesne honored retired black police
Duquesne-based Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society honors black officers at annual Law Enforcers Salute
TribLIVE / Posted 8 hours ago
The Phyllis Wheatley Literary Society of Duquesne honored retired black police officers Saturday evening at the Georgetown Centre in Pleasant Hills. “It's a beautiful turnout with beautiful talent and men on the force whom we are so very proud of,”... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Sunset ChaseThe Chamber Challenge Champions for 2015 were the Appalachian Animal Hospital t
Sunset Chase
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 hours ago
The Chamber Challenge Champions for 2015 were the Appalachian Animal Hospital team. The fastest individual award for the was given to Austin Jenner, of the Davis & Elkins College cross country team. "Once the trophy is engraved, the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
M. Sue BairdShe was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (D
M. Sue Baird
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
She was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (Dimmerling) Barrett. She was a proud homemaker and was employed for many years with General Electric working on the assembly line. Margaret enjoyed crocheting blankets to... Read more
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Salem News
M. Sue BairdShe was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (D
M. Sue Baird
Salem News / Posted 12 hours ago
She was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (Dimmerling) Barrett. She was a homemaker and was employed for many years with General Electric working on the assembly line. Her husband, James H Baird, whom she married... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Kudos for ‘ambitious goal’Kudos to the board of the United Fund of Warren County. And kudos, in advance,
Kudos for ‘ambitious goal’
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
Kudos to the board of the United Fund of Warren County. And kudos, in advance, to the Warren County community. Because, if there's one thing we've learned over the years, the Warren County Community pulls together when it's really needed. We pull... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Rock StarWho cares, right? About stones? Or rocks? The Ferrys do. Alex and his father,
Rock Star
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
Who cares, right? About stones? Or rocks? The Ferrys do. Alex and his father, Brian, sometimes spend two or three hours collecting stones from the Brokenstraw Creek ... and part of that time practicing their craft of skipping them on the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
CCC celebrates 82nd anniversary with ceremonyThe CCC gave nearly 225,000 veterans of World War I the chance to rebuild their
CCC celebrates 82nd anniversary with ceremony
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
The CCC gave nearly 225,000 veterans of World War I the chance to rebuild their lives through work relief efforts and included more than 85,000 Native Americans. It also recently celebrated its 82nd anniversary. CCC Statue Committee Chairman Ed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Steelworkers scoff at ATI earnings claimIf one thing angers ATI's union steelworkers more than the current lockout, it'
Steelworkers scoff at ATI earnings claim
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
If one thing angers ATI's union steelworkers more than the current lockout, it's the company's claims about their earnings. ATI Flat-Rolled Products, formerly known as Allegheny Ludlum Steel, has said on its company website, in news releases and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Woman killed in motorcycle accidentA woman was killed when the motorcycle she was driving collided with another ve
Woman killed in motorcycle accident
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 hours ago
A woman was killed when the motorcycle she was driving collided with another vehicle about 6 p.m. Sunday on Sugar Run Road in Allegheny Township near the Blair-Cambria County line. The woman, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
M. Sue BairdShe was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (D
M. Sue Baird
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 12 hours ago
She was born July 24, 1931 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harry and Kathleen (Dimmerling) Barrett. She was a proud homemaker and was employed for many years with General Electric working on the assembly line. Her husband James H.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny League of Municipalities names executive directorFormer township supervisor and school district administrator Jason Davidek is f
Allegheny League of Municipalities names executive director
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
Former township supervisor and school district administrator Jason Davidek is fully embracing his roots in public policy as the newly-selected executive director of the Allegheny League of Municipalities. “My experience working in the school realm... Read more
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TribLIVE
Matthew OpdykeOpdyke presented at the Ecological Society of America's 100th Anniversary Confe
Matthew Opdyke
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
Opdyke presented at the Ecological Society of America's 100th Anniversary Conference in Baltimore this month on wetland ecology research he conducted with Allegheny Land Trust. It focused on a restored floodplain wetland in Upper St. Clair and South... Read more
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TribLIVE
Board members bring business attitude to nonprofit August Wilson CenterThe two business executives tapped to govern the newly debt-free nonprofit Augu
Board members bring business attitude to nonprofit August Wilson Center
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
The two business executives tapped to govern the newly debt-free nonprofit August Wilson Center for African American Culture share a similar leadership strategy: Listen, learn, execute — then perhaps most importantly, admit missteps and shift course... Read more
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TribLIVE
W.Pa. to observe International Overdose Awareness DayThe bell atop Trinity Cathedral, Downtown, will ring 31 times Monday — once for
W.Pa. to observe International Overdose Awareness Day
TribLIVE / Posted 15 hours ago
The bell atop Trinity Cathedral, Downtown, will ring 31 times Monday — once for every 10 people in Allegheny County who died last year from drugs. The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh will host a prayer service at noon as part of International... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notebook: New Glade Run Lake may sport different lookGlade Run Lake may not end up looking like something on a postcard. But the fis
Outdoors notebook: New Glade Run Lake may sport different look
TribLIVE / Posted 16 hours ago
Glade Run Lake may not end up looking like something on a postcard. But the fishing could ultimately be better as a result. Owned by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, the 52-acre lake near Valencia in Butler County is empty. It was drawn... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Smoke from small fire sets off alarms at county jail, fire...Smoke from a small fire set off fire alarms inside the Allegheny County Jail, p
Smoke from small fire sets off alarms at county jail, fire...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 17 hours ago
Smoke from a small fire set off fire alarms inside the Allegheny County Jail, prompting crews to respond to the scene. County spokeswoman Amie Downs said the incident started after papers caught fire in a cell on the second floor of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices: Aug. 31, 2015• Forbes State Forest will have a free, leisurely 3 1⁄2-mile hike to the Beam R
Outdoors notices: Aug. 31, 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 18 hours ago
• Forbes State Forest will have a free, leisurely 3 1⁄2-mile hike to the Beam Rocks overlook in Westmoreland County at 10 a.m. Sept. 19. Preregister by calling 724-238-1200 or emailing rachristie@pa.gov. • Venture Outdoors will lead a summer tree... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man accused of killing girlfriend, burying her in yardGLENSHAW (AP) — A man has been charged with homicide in the death of his girlfr
Man accused of killing girlfriend, burying her in yard
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
GLENSHAW (AP) — A man has been charged with homicide in the death of his girlfriend, who authorities allege was killed in a drunken fight, kept in a refrigerator and then buried in his yard. George Biegenwald, 57, of Glenshaw is charged in Allegheny... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Garden Brings Opportunities for Blind and Visually ImpairedThousands Show Support For Former Coach Battling ALSThousands Show Support For
Garden Brings Opportunities for Blind and Visually Impaired
WTRF Wheeling / Posted yesterday
Thousands Show Support For Former Coach Battling ALSThousands Show Support For Former Coach Battling ALS People all over the Ohio Valley came together to rally behind former football coach and teacher, Mark Nardone, as he battles ALS. People all... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Jean C. WatkinsJean was born Nov.18, 1936, in Findlay Township, Allegheny County, Pa., the dau
Jean C. Watkins
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Jean was born Nov.18, 1936, in Findlay Township, Allegheny County, Pa., the daughter of Walter and Blanche Von Hedemann Shand. When Jean was 12 years old, the family relocated to Newton Falls, where she attended the Newton Falls school system until... Read more
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TribLIVE
Port Authority’s plan for car-free communities slow to bear fruitCars fill the parking lot in front of the Castle Shannon light-rail stop on wee
Port Authority’s plan for car-free communities slow to bear fruit
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Cars fill the parking lot in front of the Castle Shannon light-rail stop on weekdays, giving more than 500 suburban commuters access to Pittsburgh without the hassle of driving and parking Downtown. Port Authority of Allegheny County officials hope... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania welfare employees targeted in crackdownWelfare caseworkers who review applicants' incomes to determine whether they qu
Pennsylvania welfare employees targeted in crackdown
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Welfare caseworkers who review applicants' incomes to determine whether they qualify for food stamps and cash benefits are the target of a state Ethics Commission crackdown for refusing to reveal details of their finances. The commission has cited... Read more
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TribLIVE
Prison becomes detox center for growing number of inmates with addictionsA Westmoreland County Prison inmate experiencing heroin withdrawal last month h
Prison becomes detox center for growing number of inmates with addictions
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
A Westmoreland County Prison inmate experiencing heroin withdrawal last month had to be put in a medically induced coma to stop seizures, according to county officials. For the next month, deputies rotated shifts around-the-clock at the prisoner's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alle-Kiski Valley municipalities to re-evaluate how to pay for police protectionFinancial necessity is continuing to make Arnold officials see its police force
Alle-Kiski Valley municipalities to re-evaluate how to pay for police protection
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Financial necessity is continuing to make Arnold officials see its police force in black and white. Arnold officers once drove blue and white patrol cars. To save money, the financially troubled city purchased used cars in 2013 and they were painted... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Serena J. StevensSerena was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Joseph N. and Jeanne E. (Lando
Serena J. Stevens
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Serena was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Joseph N. and Jeanne E. (Landolfi) Fiore. She married Joseph J. Stevens Jr. on June 26, 1965, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Serena is survived by her husband of 50 years; two daughters:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplace-- Dr. Joel Ferreira, who specializes in treating hand and upper extremity cond
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
-- Dr. Joel Ferreira, who specializes in treating hand and upper extremity conditions, is the newest member of UPMC Altoona Elite Orthopaedics. Ferreira recently completed a fellowship - one year of intensive training and experience working with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Is Kathleen Kane’s porn defense a smokescreen?It was two weeks ago that Attorney General Kathleen Kane claimed porn emails ci
Is Kathleen Kane’s porn defense a smokescreen?
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
It was two weeks ago that Attorney General Kathleen Kane claimed porn emails circulated in the Attorney General's Office were central to her defense but they were being held up by a grand jury judge. No, the Supreme Court said last week. It said... Read more
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TribLIVE
ATI abandoned its ownThe current United Steelworkers/Allegheny Technologies Inc. dilemma goes far be
ATI abandoned its own
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The current United Steelworkers/Allegheny Technologies Inc. dilemma goes far beyond a contract disagreement. It is about the mistreatment of all workers by ATI's corporate directorship. ATI has abandoned its own, divesting of its support of retired,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Spokane’s proposed ‘family wage’ is a ‘progressive’ cancerThe intellectual midgets of the tallest order have been working so much overtim
Spokane’s proposed ‘family wage’ is a ‘progressive’ cancer
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The intellectual midgets of the tallest order have been working so much overtime on America's Northleft Coast that they've fried the last of their brain synapses. Why else would more than 2,600 people in Spokane, Wash., sign a petition forcing to the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boys soccer preview: After winning back-to-back WPIAL titles, Peters Township boys hoping to evolve with younger lineupThings are going to be different at Peters Township this season. That much is c
Boys soccer preview: After winning back-to-back WPIAL titles, Peters Township boys hoping to evolve with younger lineup
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Things are going to be different at Peters Township this season. That much is certain. The boys soccer team lost 13 seniors and eight starters who coach Bob Dyer said in addition to being very good players were the heart and soul of last year's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. Game Commission wants fee hikes, must convince sportsmen to buy inThe Pennsylvania Game Commission has some work to do. Last week, agency offici
Pa. Game Commission wants fee hikes, must convince sportsmen to buy in
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The Pennsylvania Game Commission has some work to do. Last week, agency officials said they are seeking the first increase in the cost of hunting and furtaking licenses since 1999. Only once before in the commission's 120-year history — the years... Read more
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TribLIVE
Solarize Allegheny powers up with communitiesOn a hillside beneath Beaver Grade Road in Moon, an array of solar panels the s
Solarize Allegheny powers up with communities
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
On a hillside beneath Beaver Grade Road in Moon, an array of solar panels the size of a small set of bleachers silently powers Mark and Janet Greathouse's home. Joe Morinville, president of Robinson-based Energy Independent Solutions, which... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Tamika DuckNoteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honor
Newsmaker: Tamika Duck
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Noteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honored Duck with its 2015 Distinguished Graduate Award, given to a Pennsylvanian who overcomes barriers to achieve post-graduate success. Occupation: Ancillary coordinator at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Amtrak tests bike roll-on in PittsburghAt 5 a.m. Friday, six bicycles and their riders were on the Penn Station platfo
Amtrak tests bike roll-on in Pittsburgh
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
At 5 a.m. Friday, six bicycles and their riders were on the Penn Station platform in Downtown Pittsburgh, ready to roll onto the Capitol Limited Train 30. In the early-morning darkness, the bikes went up a ramp to the last car on the train, were... Read more
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TribLIVE
East Suburban Artists League marks anniversary with pair of exhibitsSix years ago, a flyer about the East Suburban Artists League caught the attent
East Suburban Artists League marks anniversary with pair of exhibits
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Six years ago, a flyer about the East Suburban Artists League caught the attention of Gordon Sarti. A retired college administrator, he was interested in expanding his photography hobby. “Back in high school, I took photos,” says Sarti, 75, of Plum.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoor notices: Aug. 30, 2015• Ruffsdale, which led the Twi-Night Trap League almost wire to wire this year,
Outdoor notices: Aug. 30, 2015
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
• Ruffsdale, which led the Twi-Night Trap League almost wire to wire this year, was at it again Thursday, firing a 195 to post the week's top score. Hecla finished second with a 194, Connellsville third with a 193, Youngwood fourth with a 192 and... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Perry South man walks into hospital after being shot in...Police are investigating after a man who was shot in Riverview Park walked into
Perry South man walks into hospital after being shot in...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Police are investigating after a man who was shot in Riverview Park walked into Allegheny General Hospital Friday night. The man, a 39-year-old from Pittsburgh’s Perry South neighborhood, was initially listed in critical condition at the hospital,... Read more
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TribLIVE
2 injured in Strip District shootingPittsburgh police are investigating a shooting that happened early Saturday in
2 injured in Strip District shooting
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting that happened early Saturday in the Strip District. At 1:54 a.m. officers said multiple shots were fired near the Grown & Sexy II bar in the 2500 block of Penn Avenue. Police found two victims, both... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Man who fled halfway house convicted of 3rd-degree murderPITTSBURGH (AP) - A man who escaped from a halfway house while serving a drunke
Man who fled halfway house convicted of 3rd-degree murder
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A man who escaped from a halfway house while serving a drunken driving sentence has been convicted of third-degree murder in a stabbing death outside a bar last summer. Jurors in Allegheny County deliberated for about five hours... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Man accused of killing girlfriend, burying her in yardGLENSHAW, Pa. (AP) - A man has been charged with criminal homicide in the death
Man accused of killing girlfriend, burying her in yard
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 days ago
GLENSHAW, Pa. (AP) - A man has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of his girlfriend, who authorities allege was killed in a drunken fight and then buried in his yard. Fifty-seven-year-old George Biegenwald of Glenshaw is charged in... Read more
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