Leslie Clague’s position at the Polish Hill Civic Association will be cut Aug. 15.
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Leslie Clague’s position at the Polish Hill Civic Association will be cut Aug. 15.

Why Polish Hill, Beltzhoover and others no longer eligible for community development grants?

The Polish Hill Civic Association will close its office as a result of funding cuts that also affect several other city neighborhoods.

 Riverhounds goalkeeper Ryan Thompson is back from his silver medal finish at the CONCACAF Gold Cup with Jamaica.

Riverhounds goalkeeper keeps the faith

Ryan Thompson’s tumultuous career is currently at a high point after Gold Cup run with Jamaica.

 Fans flock on a busy Monday morning at one of Kennywood’s historic roller coasters.

Falling (and riding) in love with Kennywood

Five Post-Gazette interns -- including four out-of-towners -- explore the amusement park. Here are the top-10 things they loved.

 Robert Crissman, an inmate who escaped from a work-release program on Thursday, leaves the Pennsylvania State Police barracks in Kittanning after being arraigned Friday before District Justice James Owen. Crissman will be held at the Butler County Jail.

Armstrong fugitive with no history of violent behavior charged with killing woman

Robert Crissman, 38, was captured Friday morning and arraigned in a proceeding from which reporters were banned.

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    Two injured in Homestead, Munhall shootings

    The first shooting happened in Munhall at around 10:40 p.m. and the other incident occurred on 13th Avenue.



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