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Exactly a month after its pastor of 43 years died, the oldest church in Oakmont was destroyed by fire.
Dr. Musgrave, 93, died Sept. 12 at his residence in Longwood at Oakmont.
The fire was reported shortly before 1 p.m. in the 1600 block of Maplewood Avenue.
Several New Kensington fire companies responded to the blaze in two buildings that originally began last night and rekindled about 5 a.m.
The oldest church in Oakmont, St. Paul has since 1924 been the home of the borough's oldest African-American Baptist congregation.
The official grand opening of the Twin Rivers Primary and Intermediate School celebrated the facility’s assets, environment responsibility.
Dickson, Shaffer and Fairless elementaries would close, along with the district administrative building on Greensburg Pike.
Raymond Pope, 4, is believed to have been abducted by Radford Pope, his non-custodial father, after the pair went to the movies Sept. 10.
The judge said Miranda Barbour and her husband, Elytte, must be permanently removed from society.
The Pittsburgh neighborhood stands as an example of redevelopment in an area once known mainly for deteriorating buildings and crime.
The $8 million project to add center turning lanes to a 1.5-mile section of the highway in Jeannette and Hempfield began in 2012.
Residents are invited to report anonymously instances of what they believe is the waste of public funds.
The school board approved several measures involving fundraising and other provisions for a proposed technology center.
Some parents still concerned about late buses and service for students with special needs.
PPG Industries funded the $8,000 makeover to the Swissvale nonprofit facility that helps single parents acquire child care and counseling.
A new writer’s guild is helping authors tap into the personal experience of journaling to benefit their work.
The high school band has been selected to march in the 2016 Tournament of Roses Parade, the second time they have attained the honor.
Police had issued an alert that a man possibly armed with several guns had left Monroeville and may be headed to Westmoreland County.
An innovative course offered jointly this year at South Fayette and Upper St. Clair high schools has students working with local companies.
Bruce Jamison hopes to cut the city’s budget deficit, in part by eliminating unnecessary expenditures.
News, events and other happenings from throughout the East communities.
The Westmoreland Cultural Trust is hosting various events and appearances at the Palace Theatre.
There’s been some buzz lately on the subject of cat-calling. It caught my attention because I have a cat.
The land that will be used to reconfigure the intersection of Route 22, Old William Penn Highway and Branthoover Cutoff.
Allegheny County and Penn Hills police responded at 8:12 p.m. to the 8000 block of Thon Drive.
William Rivera, 21, of Reston, Va., was arraigned today.
Westmoreland County emergency crews were called at 1:38 p.m. for a report of a person struck on Lowber Road.
Workers will install water and sewer lines along Hulton Road on the Oakmont side of the Allegheny River.
The council approved a resolution exonerating the district from collecting $1,280,351 in uncollected 2014 real estate taxes.
Police are responding to a homicide in Penn Hills, according to the Allegheny County medical examiner's office.
The goal of the 20-hour vigil was “to give people the idea that people worship differently, and it’s OK to have something different.”
Another of the vehicle’s occupants was injured in the one-car accident around midnight Saturday.
Around 4:30 p.m. firefighters were still working to still the blaze which was reported to dispatchers around 1:30 p.m.
When Wilkinsburg police arrived at the scene of a reported domestic disturbance, they found a bruised baby and a story that didn’t add up.
Danny Washington, 30, was held for court on one count of homicide in the July death of James Payne Sr., 58.
Rasul Abernathy, 33, of Coatesville in Chester County, pleaded guilty Thursday to sex trafficking of a child.
Latrobe police have charged Jesse Kuhns with having sex with the boy when he stayed at her home in March.
Paul R. Christie, 77, was found in the garage behind his home, pinned beneath a brush hog, the coroner’s office said.
Allegheny County officials on Thursday identified a man who was killed inside a Wilkinsburg restaurant Wednesday afternoon.
The final Historic Hanna’s Town Antiques and Collectibles Market of the 2014 season will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
The county medical examiner’s office this morning identified the victim as Lynneil Williams, 31, of the North Side.
The three-alarm fire was reported at 2:19 p.m. in the 1700 block of Wesley Street.
The governor has set Sept. 22 as the execution date for Hubert Michael.
A local concrete contractor blasts the Water and Sewer Authority over the bidding process for more than $1 million worth of work.
Officials have a new plan to spend $6.5 million for a STEM center by reconfiguring space at the high school and building an addition.
The cutoff has linked Route 22 and William Penn Highway since the 1960s.
National Alliance on Mental Illness has more than a dozen affiliates in the Pittsburgh region.
About a dozen different types of businesses have inquired about possibly using the site along Jefferson Avenue.
War bride Rae Brewer Zurovcik and authors Duncan Barrett and Nuala Calvi, authors of “GI Brides,” will speak Friday in McKeesport.
The loose-knit gathering of musicians prove when it comes to age or geography, rock knows no boundaries