Police said Barbara Girdish, 64, is charged with felony assault and other offenses for beating her mother over a period of six months.
Staff cuts came for classes where student enrollment is low and multiple sessions of the same course are not needed, board members said.
An end-of-school “King/Queen of the Hill” competition had Shaler Area Middle School students make “cars” that zipped along a 6-foot ramp.
Police were called to the Jefferson Hills Motel on Route 51 around 4:16 a.m. for a report of a man being shot.
Responders initially expected to find a house on fire when they showed up at about 1:15 a.m. today on Jackson Street.
The crash was reported at 12:27 a.m. near 11359 Perry Highway, according to Allegheny County emergency officials.
A 17-year-old Allegheny Township girl who was found in the driver’s seat of a car in a driveway about 300 feet from her home early Thursday.
The Penguins celebrate their first trip to the Stanley Cup Final since 2009, after a 2-1 win Thursday night over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Experts have warned for years that overuse of antibiotics is weakening the effectiveness of human defenses against harmful bacteria.
The crosswalks will be straightened and neon warning lights added.
Erosion had washed away support and exposed footers in the foundation.
Board votes to ban bus contractor following allegations.
Commissioners voted to seek bids for the rink at Scott Park.
A free service provided by Carnegie Mellon University is helping the township prioritize its roadwork.
To close a projected $5 million budget deficit, the school district plans first to try to cut expenses, but it may need to borrow money.
High school principal Todd Kolson’s skills are needed at the middle school, superintendent Wesley Shipley says.
District officials balanced the budget, in part, by selling property and by using some money from the fund balance.
Petty Officer 1st Class Dan Kabula of West View will take part in the parade commemorating the 25th anniversary of Operation Desert Storm.
Lt. Mitchell Higginbotham was among the seven airmen in the unit from Sewickley.
Census estimates place the fastest-growing communities in Allegheny County in the west and north, with the exception of Jefferson Hills.
A Westmoreland County borough has installed an electronic memorial that has space to list hundreds of thousands of veterans’ names.
Chartiers Valley High School students spent months researching seven veterans who attended their high school and died during the war.
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More than 34 million will drive more than 50 miles this weekend, when weather will be very warm and humid with a chance of rain each day.
U.S. attorney makes good on his pledge to hold accountable dealers whose product had lethal consequences.
Criminal investigation continues in death of Rostraver woman, who allegedly entered a suicide pact with her husband.
Mr. McDonough was police chief in Mt. Lebanon and a longtime Pennsylvania state trooper.
Daevon Plowden has been charged in the killing of Tamar Taylor, who was shot in his car on Bellanca Avenue.
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Tracy A. Fischer, 47, of Erie, was one of four transplant patients who contracted mold infections at Presbyterian or Montefiore hospitals.
No asking price is yet listed for the 529,289-square-foot building, adn 480-space underground parking garage.
The ride-share company was fined $11.4 million last month for defying the Public Utility Commission for several months in 2014.
U.S. Steel accuses Chinese steel producers of stealing trade secrets, conspiring to fix prices and evading import duties.
Interim boys basketball coach Dale Chapman was promoted to head basketball coach, and David Harhai was hired to be the girls varsity coach
A hazmat crew is on scene assisting in the cleanup, although it’s unclear what the truck was hauling.
Woman’s particular strain of E. coli has shown a resistance to colistin, a drug used for difficult-to-treat infections.
Kevin Bolding will lead the region’s 18 branches and three residential camps at its new leader.
Laura Hoover, a senior scheduled to graduate from Burrell High School, was found dead in her car near her home.
The jury in Allen Wade’s homicide case was divided, 9-3, over whether to impose the death sentence in the killings of Suzy and Sarah Wolfe.
Allison Meadows was stabbed by a man at the store in 2013, and the incident led to series of lawsuits and countersuits.
Eric Johnson Jr., 24, was shot to death in a hail of gunfire on Jan. 30 in the 1800 block of Evans Avenue. Another person was wounded.
Superintendent Charles Moffatt, 74, announced his retirement earlier this year after serving 12 years in the position.
Police said the incident occurred at 12:53 a.m. in the 100 block of Knox Avenue.
Officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 1800 block of Marmaduke Street around 4 a.m.
The break-in was reported shortly before 3 a.m., according to Allegheny County emergency officials.
The Route 60 project includes milling and paving, drainage improvements, base repairs, guide rail updates and line painting.
The Penguins were near the bottom of the league in December, but now they are one win away from the Stanley Cup Final.
At issue are state reimbursements to West Mifflin since it began taking Duquesne students in 2007.
Rally House, a national sports retailer, plans to open in a space in the West General Robinson Street parking garage this fall.
Target says Pittsburgh ’heroes’ are to blame for stabbing incident in East Liberty store, not the store’s lack of security.