Infighting causes split at Washington County food bank

A fallout began earlier this year over food bank bylaws, operations and a logo.

about 2 hours ago

 The Buddy Bench that sits on the playground at Madonna Catholic Regional School in Monongahela.   Chelsea Sala, 10, left, helped paint the bench alog with school counselor Michele Ruddock and Lorenzo Zeni, 10.

At one Washington County school, buddy benches are for making friends

Madonna Catholic Regional School has a designated bench on its playground that students can use when they feel lonely, bored, shy or sad.

about 2 hours ago

Eighty Four man on trial again for receiving and distributing violent child pornography

David Cunningham, 41, is charged with using a peer-to-peer network sharing device to download child pornography.

about 9 hours ago

 A National Guard helicopter is shown with some of the marijuana plants seized this week in Washington County.

Washington County weeds out marijuana

Authorities destroy about $800,000 worth of marijuana plants in a number of locations.

5 days ago

Woman, 77, killed in Lawrence County crash into ravine

Police were called to Miller Farm Road around 4:10 p.m., where they found a car crashed into a ravine, the dispatcher said.

1 week ago

Neighbors oppose First Energy tree-cutting plan in Peters

The utility plans to clear cut and spray trees within a 100-foot right-of-way of a transmission line that cuts through the neighborhood.

1 week ago

McMurray VFW honors Wall of Valor inductee

Silver Star veteran Pasquale Papalia will be inducted July 27 on the Wall of Valor for his service in action during the Vietnam War.

2 weeks ago

 This ruby-colored teardrop candlestick from Duncan Miller Glass will be part of the 39th annual Duncan & Miller Glass Show and Sale this weekend at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

Washington County festival shines light on glass design

The show features a special exhibit of candelabra, candlesticks and candle holders in a variety of glass design.

2 weeks ago

Truck driver killed in Greene County crash

A truck driver was killed in a crash around 1 p.m. today on Route 88 in Greene County, state police in Waynesburg said.

2 weeks ago

Former Charleroi student sues school district over 2012 rape

The Bethlehem-Center School District also is named in the lawsuit, alleging officials‘‍ inaction ruined the girl’‍s high school experience.

2 weeks ago

 Greg Mortimer has been a developer in Deep Creek Lake for nearly two decades.  Greg talks about the issues in the Timberlake Village Villas.  The issue in five of the villas, built by "84 Lumber"  is the rafters compression.

Grand jury looking into 84 Lumber deal with La. company

The now-defunct contracting business‘‍s owner blames deal with 84 for losing her livelihood, home and credit.

2 weeks ago

Elderly man killed when tractor rolls over Washington County hillside

A friend, who was searching for Mr. Kaposy when he didn't return home from cutting grass, found him around 7 p.m., the coroner‘‍s office

2 weeks ago

 The Mylan Laboratories Inc. headquarters is pictured in Canonsburg.

Mylan acquires foreign drug business

Mylan said that the deal will diversify and expand its business outside the U.S.

2 weeks ago

Fire extinguished at Greene County gas production site

A fire has been extinguished at a Consol Energy gas production site in Greene County on Monday.

2 weeks ago

Bridgeville woman killed in rollover on I-70 in South Strabane

Mary L. Campbell, 71, was driving east, left the roadway at mile marker 21 and her vehicle rolled and came to rest in the median

2 weeks ago

 Lisa and Vince Roskovensky of Moon, with their children, Hailey, 3, and Tyler, 6, watch "Rio 2" at the CineGrille, a dine-in movie theater, at Latitude 360 in North Fayette.

How movie theaters are changing with the times

Although big-name entertainment companies no longer are building hundreds of new theaters at a time, they continue to invest in Pittsburgh.

2 weeks ago

Body of man, 90, found in Washington County

The body of a 90-year-old man who has been missing for a month was found Wednesday in a field off Daniels Run Road in North Bethlehem.

3 weeks ago

Meadows Casino dealer charged over tips to customers

Robert M. Valle allegedly told an informant he helped patrons win money.

3 weeks ago

Two suspects arraigned in Charleroi bar brawl

A third suspect in the case, Terry L. Newton Jr., 24, of Charleroi, remains at large.

3 weeks ago

Peters school board raises taxes more than 5 mills

The board also unanimously approved a general fund budget of $56.5 million with a property tax hike setting total millage at 107.142 mills.

4 weeks ago

Canonsburg police investigate South Park driver's death

Police are investigating the death of a Mark Anthony Fox who hit two vehicles and a sign pole before being found unresponsive in his truck.

3 weeks ago


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