Allegheny

Strong storms flood roads, leave thousands without power 

A line of strong thunderstorms that moved through southwestern Pennsylvania Sunday flooded roads, toppled wires, felled trees and knocked out power to thousands of homes. Water ...

Photo Essay: Neville Roller Drome

Jim Park is smiling warmly at one of the Derby Brats, the girls roller derby team that calls the Neville Roller Drome home. "You're allowed back ...

Allegheny Building tenants longing to return after Downtown Pittsburgh fire

Tina Hammerling was cleaning the Apollo Cafe on Friday with hopes that the Allegheny Building, Downtown, will reopen Wednesday as planned. The building housing ...

Jewish Community Center leader retires after 50 years of dedication

The walls of Rachel Marcus' office are lined with framed pictures of campers from the 1980s. Marcus beamed as she pointed to a picture of a ...

Research firm: Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills' value sinks to $11 million

The value of the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills mall is getting "dangerously low," a Duquesne University marketing professor says. The value of the Frazer mall ...

Police say West Virginia man shot himself before crashing vehicle along Rodi Road

State police believe a West Virginia man shot himself before his vehicle left the highway and struck a barrier Saturday night along Rodi Road in ...

Man shot, wounded in Bloomfield; SWAT ends standoff with suspect

A shooting Sunday in Bloomfield sparked a standoff between police and a suspect barricaded in a home. Police were called just after 3 p.m. to Friendship ...

Morningside man charged after fatal crash

A Morningside man has been charged after apparently causing a head-on crash that left another man dead Saturday. Kevin Anthony Paul, 28, faces charges including ...

Mobile addiction treatment clinic travels where it's needed

The trailer hitched to a Ford pickup is a XLR Hyper Lite, designed for family vacations and campgrounds. But parked under a black, netless basketball hoop ...

Man gunned down on Garfield street

Pittsburgh police are investigating the homicide of a man shot on a Garfield street Saturday evening. William Wilson, 51, of Pittsburgh's Lincoln-Lemington neighborhood was found with ...

Study: Cyber charter students don't keep pace with counterparts in regular classrooms

When Judy Cremone and her husband adopted their teenage son three years ago, his behavioral issues made it impossible for the Turtle Creek couple to ...

With family's support, Sharpsburg woman beats cancer for a second time 

Robin Smiley sat in the center of the room, surrounded by laughter and loudness. It could have been anywhere: Her Sharpsburg home. A family picnic. A ...

Dead body found in car off the Parkway at Penn Hills

State police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a dead body with a bullet wound found in a car against a barrier Saturday evening along Rodi ...

Suspect charged in shooting of Jefferson Hills Motel owner

Allegheny County police filed charges against a man who they say killed a popular Jefferson Hills businessman in a robbery three months ago. Derrick "Chino" Gallaway, ...

Pittsburgh adding flights to regional airports

A Mississippi-based airline is adding service between Pittsburgh and three regional airports this fall, officials said Saturday. Southern Airways Express plans to begin offering three daily ...

Accident stalls traffic on turnpike

One westbound lane of the Pennsylvania Turnpike between the Monroeville and Allegheny Valley exits is closed due to a three-vehicle accident, according to state police. One ...

Homewood man arrested on drug, gun charges

Pittsburgh police arrested a man Saturday on drug and gun charges while investigating a ShotSpotter alert at the intersection of Idlewild and Sterret streets in ...

McKeesport man dies in wreck on Westinghouse Bridge

A McKeesport man died early Saturday in a crash on the Westinghouse Bridge. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office identified the victim as Olin Simpson, 44. County ...

Newsmaker: James E. 'Chip' Weisgerber

Noteworthy: La Roche College in McCandless hired Weisgerber as vice president for enrollment management. Family: Wife, Tara; children, Andy and David Age: 47 Education: Bachelor's ...

Slain K-9 Aren honored by American Kennel Club

A Port Authority of Allegheny County police dog that was stabbed to death in January is being honored by the American Kennel Club. The New York-based ...


Allegheny Obituaries