Allegheny

Pittsburgh Marathon holds special meaning for Team Lauryn

They gathered last night, on the eve of the Pittsburgh Marathon, as they do every year. From Seattle and Southington, Conn., Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and places ...

Pittsburgh Marathon organizers focus on improving race's quality, not size

To understand how far the Pittsburgh Marathon has come since its reboot, it helps to know where things were when Patrice Matamoros took over as ...

Homewood block gets free makeover

Charles Adams recalled what his father said to him the day he passed down the family's Homewood property decades ago: "This house belongs to you, ...

Pine-Richland ready to tackle transgender policy

Officials in the Pine-Richland School District on Monday will take the first steps on what they say could be a long road toward developing a ...

Body pulled from Allegheny River in Strip District

Police pulled a body from the Allegheny River in Pittsburgh's Strip District Saturday afternoon. Police and River Rescue responded to the dock off of 23rd ...

Trib staff earns accolades from National Headliner Awards, Pennsylvania Women's Press Association

The Tribune-Review won two honors from the National Headliner Awards, and 21 others from the Pennsylvania Women's Press Association. Trib photographer Stephanie Strasburg won first place ...

2 men shot in Strip District

Two men were shot in the Strip District after leaving a nightclub early Saturday, police said. Shortly after 2 a.m., two men with gunshots arrived ...

Plum police: Woman steals car, dies in fatal crash

An unidentified woman was killed early Saturday on Coxcomb Hill Road after stealing a car in which she had been a passenger, Plum police said. Plum ...

North Allegheny School District middle-schoolers reach top 8 in National Science Bowl

A team of middle school students from the North Allegheny School District advanced Saturday afternoon to the top eight in the National Science Bowl ...

Newsmaker: Lia Petrose

Lia Petrose Noteworthy: Petrose received a $30,000 scholarship from the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation. The merit-based scholarships are awarded to outstanding college juniors ...

Port Authority: No more free buses, zones, cash on trains

Port Authority of Allegheny County plans to eliminate free bus rides in Downtown, charge for ConnectCards and make all riders pay at the start of ...

Democratic senators propose reforms for Pittsburgh's Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority

Top Democratic lawmakers in the state Senate on Friday introduced legislation designed to reform an embattled state watchdog overseeing Pittsburgh's finances, drawing the strong support ...

Ross native's photo featured in stamp collection

Matt Dieterich wasn't thinking U.S. Postal Stamp last summer when he captured a series of stunning nighttime images of stars around Mt. Rainier. Dieterich, 24, who ...

Culling of 219 deer a success, Mt. Lebanon official says

Sharpshooters and archers killed 219 deer during Mt. Lebanon's controversial effort to thin its deer herd, according to the contractor hired to oversee the cull. Hunters ...

Pittsburgh Marathon to entail 6 hours of road closures

Even Pittsburgh's mayor won't be able to get around easily Sunday when the city's roads and neighborhoods make way for the Pittsburgh Marathon. "We'll be trying ...

Marathon officials weed out would-be cheaters

A warning to would-be cheats at the 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon: Race officials, runners, spectators and online sleuths are coming after you. As the marathon grows in ...

Cooler weather welcome for Pittsburgh Marathon

When runners line up for the start of the Pittsburgh Marathon and half-marathon Sunday morning, temperatures could be in the low 50s. A light drizzle ...

'Accidental cheating' in Pittsburgh Marathon ... it happens

It was one of those marathons where everything went wrong. I've had them. In seven attempted marathons, three were great, three brought pain, and one, ...

Loaded handgun found at Pittsburgh airport

Transportation Security Administration officers discovered a loaded .380-caliber handgun Tuesday in carry-on luggage at Pittsburgh International Airport, the agency reported. It was the fourth gun ...

Former Tarentum falcon feeds 1st hatched chick

The soap opera of the Cathedral of Learning peregrine falcons took a macabre turn Friday as the recently re-mated falcon "Hope" fed one of her ...


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