Allegheny

Riverlife ramping up green projects in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh newcomer Caitlin Pomorski took the Three Rivers Heritage Trail marker at face value: Point State Park 3.2 miles. Pomorski, 31, who moved from Forest Hills ...

Open Streets festival draws bicyclists to Pittsburgh

Judy Grimes was determined to ride her bike through Lawrenceville and the Strip District on Sunday, rain or shine. Bad weather spoiled her fun ...

State steps in to assist Penn Hills School District

The Pennsylvania Department of Education is working with Penn Hills School District leaders to regain control of its finances after a blistering report by state ...

Tiny house movement tackles zoning setbacks

Rachel Ford has big dreams for her tiny house. Ford, 29, of West View said she wanted a home of her own but couldn't afford ...

Military medals review offers chance to properly honor those who served

The Secretary of the Army hung the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation's highest award for valor, around the neck of Walter Joseph Marm Jr. ...

Car crashes into fuel pumps in McKees Rocks

A fire broke out Sunday at a McKees Rocks gas station after a vehicle apparently careened into the fuel pumps, according to Tribune-Review news partner ...

Squirrel Hill Tunnel, Veterans Bridge traffic single lane 3 nights this week

Traffic will be restricted this week in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel as PennDOT crews conduct washing operations. The tunnel will be reduced to single lanes ...

Forest Hills resident recalls time spent guarding Tomb of Unknown Soldier

The cemetery closes, but the guard remains. Every minute of every day, the guard marches before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, marking the line between ...

No report of injuries in Crescent Township house fire

Crews from two fire departments were battling a house fire along Route 51 in Crescent Township on Saturday night, authorities said. Moon Police, who handle emergency ...

Pittsburgh police union leader: Another grievance possible over Beyonce concert

The president of Pittsburgh's police union said Saturday he will file a labor grievance against the city if on-duty officers are ordered to work traffic ...

Vintage travel guides show Pittsburgh's appeal through the years

As the Duquesne Incline slowly ascended the face of Mt. Washington, Brad Waterman raised his hand and pointed out the window. "Look at all the old ...

Bloomfield husband, wife found dead in apparent murder-suicide

Pittsburgh police found a married couple dead inside their Bloomfield home Saturday afternoon in an apparent murder-suicide after an ominous 911 call, authorities said. Allegheny County ...

Girls press start on video game design careers in Emsworth

Kaylee Nicotero easily completed the first level of a video game she played on her laptop. And she should — the ninth-grader at Holy Family Academy ...

Police seek suspect in Marshall-Shadeland car chase, shooting

Pittsburgh police are seeking a Crafton Heights man they say was involved in a car chase and shooting Friday in Marshall-Shadeland that left one man ...

Body found in wooded area at Point State Park

A trio of tourists visiting from New Jersey discovered a dead body in a wooded area of Point State Park on Saturday afternoon. Max Kinney ...

Animal Friends reaches out to veterans

Animal Friends started 73 years ago as an effort to find homes for pets stranded on Pittsburgh streets when service members shipped out overseas to ...

Neighbors help Brighton Heights woman with intruder

A 62-year-old Brighton Heights woman escaped her home as an intruder entered Saturday, Pittsburgh police said. Just before noon, officers responded to Orchlee Street for a ...

Newsmaker: Jessica Marie Marabello

Noteworthy: Waynesburg University named Marabello one of its two valedictorians for the graduating class. She gave the valedictory speech at the May 1 commencement ceremony ...

Swissvale bugler makes it his mission to honor veterans

Charles "Bugle Guy" Smith often is heard before he's seen. The Homewood native's goal is to play taps with his two-valve bugle at as many military ...

3 wounded in Lincoln-Lemington shooting

Three people were shot Friday in Pittsburgh's Lincoln-Lemington neighborhood. Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler said the city's ShotSpotter detected multiple shots from multiple shooters. She ...


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