The suspect is charged with homicide, abuse of a corpse and evidence tampering.
Everything you need to know to dodge the orange barrels.
David Umstead, 31, will be sentenced on Nov. 24 by Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Beth A. Lazzara.
Each August, high schools hold band camp, which, like sports camps, can be a grueling experience that forms strong bonds among students.
An overview of the coming school year in Pittsburgh northern suburbs.
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church will host its annual festival featuring Greek food and music Wednesday through Sept. 6.
Thomas Schwartzmier has been appointed to Franklin Park council and can’t serve in both positions.
The work costs $8.5 million. Some work will continue through the school year but isn’t expected to cause disruption.
The school was damaged by fire in April. Students will continue to be housed in Burchfield school until the new building opens in 2017.
Drivers will have to dodge restrictions on several highways and main arteries as construction projects continue.
2015 graduate Kyle McHugh and seniors Adam Averell and Nicholas Osmond were honored at the recent FBLA National Leadership Conference.
The vehicle that Lakisha Ward-Green, 25, crashed in 2010 killing a passenger was later recalled for having a faulty ignition switch.
Officials said the incident occurred at the intersection of Route 422 and Route 68 around 6:50 a.m.
The blaze started just before midnight at the Perry Arms apartments in the 7800 block of Perry Highway.
Maintenance work will occur between the Highland Park Bridge exit and Delafield Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days.
One victim was flown to a hospital by helicopter, the dispatcher said. The other was taken to a hospital by ambulance.
The fire was put out by shortly before 10 a.m., but what sparked it was still under investigation.
The fire was reported at 3:48 p.m. today in the Towne North Towers at 99 Corbett Court.
A detour will be in effect from 9 each night until 5 a.m. the next day.
There will be a fee of $1 or $1.50 per ticket – regardless of whether the ticket is purchased online or at the box office.
The company hopes the True Value name will help its identity in new markets.
Police found a 63-year-old man with multiple stab wounds.
State police are investigating which vehicle was traveling the wrong way and if alcohol was involved in the early morning crash.
After retiring, Ms. Malec opened a business called Guardianship Services and was a fiduciary for incompetent veterans, her son said.
The facility was built by VT Partners, the owners of the development, at a cost of more than $2 million.
Officer Jeremiah L. Christner, 41, of Greenville, was a patrolman with the Greenville-West Salem Police Department in Mercer County.
Police said 24-year-old Larry Earl Bennett Jr.’s car was not found until last night, along Interstate 79 in Mercer County.
Officials said the just-completed fundraising effort surpassed its initial goal by $5 million.
Investigators have called to the scene of the crash. No further details were available.
Summer work of students and interns is critical at public and nonprofit historic sites across southwestern Pennsylvania.
The focus of the work is moving PetSmart and renovating Marshall’s.
Dogs of all sizes and all breeds are coaxed and encouraged to swim in the outdoor pond, where trainers join dogs in the water.
Molly Shattuck was sentenced today to two years’ probation after pleading guilty to raping a 15-year-old boy at a vacation home in Delaware.
The board must decide whether to renovate the current building or construct a new one. Rogers was damaged by fire in April.
Through a number of churches and organizations, teens from here go elsewhere and teens from elsewhere come here — all to give of their time.
The board also formally recognized the Buddy Program, a club at the high school.
Commissioners previously approved combining two vacant lots into one but could not agree with the developer on the details.
Dance students at the Seneca Valley district’s cyber school will be able to receive a degree from Community College of Beaver County.
A firm conducting a feasibility study for the district sees enrollment rising by 0.5 percent to 1.1 percent in the next three to four years.
Started by five families in 1996, the school has a classical, rigorous curriculum grounded in the Catholic faith.
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Wiedman’s goal is to increase the endowment of the foundation so it can serve more people.
There’s enough belligerence and not enough patience in the world.
Community events and news taking place throughout the North communities.
Municipal news from Pittsburgh region’s north communities.
School news from Pittsburgh region’s north communities.
Events and other happenings throughout the north communities.
Police said Richard Wiegard Sr. was driving eastbound when his truck struck a man who had stopped on the south berm to check his tires.
Jason Lewis could not be reached for comment to discuss his resignation.
Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of Elvis Hogan, 29.
Thomas Schwartzmier was appointed to Franklin Park Borough Council and cannot serve in both positions.