Longtime editor Frank Craig and managing editor James Cuddy are leaving as the company continues to reduce its workforce.
There were reports of flooding in the region, including Washington Boulevard, where flood gates and flashing lights failed to work.
A new school year means updated facilities, new leadership and heightened security, including armed guards at some schools.
Officials must decide whether to meet demands to further restrict shale drilling and risk possible legal action by drilling companies.
A lack of funding has forced the district to delay the project, which had been estimated to cost $10.5 million to $11.8 million.
The dog attacked its owner at a residence in the 2200 block of Route 286 in Bell Township around 3 a.m., according to state police.
There was no new information available about the condition of the 3-year-old child or how he fell from the ride.
A Westmoreland County 911 spokeswoman said the boy was conscious while being attended to at the park.
The incident happened at 3:36 a.m. in the 7000 block of Route 819 in the Armburst neighborhood of Hempfield.
Eric L. Sheffler of Unity was walking on Route 819 when a minivan driving north struck him just after midnight.
WTAE-TV and reporter Marcie Cipriani have been sued for ‘defamatory, libelous, slanderous’ comments in a December news report.
Trooper Brian Gross said experts have not been able to determine how Teala Patricia Thompson died.
Ms. Fan died last month as the result of a climbing accident in southwestern British Columbia.
The one-vehicle accident on Route 22 in Murrysville sent two people to the hospital with minor injuries.
Teala Thompson of Homewood, the oldest of 10 children, went missing in 1967 when she was 13.
The Hempfield mansion had housed bishops for more than half a century.
Zachary Wright, was killed shortly after 3 p.m. when he crashed his motorcycle into an SUV in the 4800 block of Old William Penn Highway.
The $700,000 grant will improve Powdermill’s ability to track migratory birds and better analyze Appalachian foliage and fauna.
Over the course of his linguistic career, David Lane learned nearly one language for each decade of his 79 years of life.
Alex Hribal, of Murrysville, was charged with 21 counts each of attempted homicide and aggravated assault stemming from a 2014 knife attack.
Edward Friday, 80, of Rostraver told police he helped his wife cut her throat and is charged with criminal homicide.
Alex Hribal was to have faced trial Aug. 1 in Westmoreland County Common Pleas Court, but the case has been postponed to Oct. 3.
Theresa L. Sager, 19, dies after losing control of her vehicle on Nittany Lane.
Federal regulators are ordering Spectra Energy to perform more tests and repairs along segments of its Texas Eastern pipeline.
Police continue to investigate where Laura Hoover, who died in May on the day she was to graduate from high school, got the drugs.
A driver turned into the path of Daniel S. Baranski, 42, on SR 31 at Buttermore Road.
During his first twelve months on the job Bishop Malesic hosted 11 regional masses throughout several counties.
State police claim Dolores June Heard ignored her diabetic symptoms and knew the risks of driving before she lost control.
Patients denied opioids are turning to heroin — and dying from it — but officials maintain that painkiller use must drop.
The Greensburg man said he was fired after complaining about discriminatory language at an Adamsburg facility.
Plus, It’s a Natural Thang holds natural hair meetup day, Design Fest in Mellon Square Park continues and vote now for the Style Awards.
The accident on Route 981 happened at 3:29 a.m., according to a Westmoreland County emergency dispatcher.
Carnegie Mellon University testers use more technology than Tesla, whose vehicle was involved in the first self-driving fatality.
The teacher was charged by O'Hara police Tuesday with four counts each of indecent exposure and open lewdness, all misdemeanors.
If the county OKs the sale, the $67 million paid to the township would prevent a tax increase and raise money for firefighting efforts.
Locals will mark this holiday weekend that marks our nation’s birth in Adams’ style with picnics, parades and “illuminations” in the night.
Joseph V. Loughner, 51, reached an agreement with the county district attorney's office that spared him a trial on felony charges.
County emergency officials said occupants of a home on North Third Street in West Newton escaped.
The coroner’s office said the boy was in the backseat of a vehicle that was stopped at a red light when the crash occurred.
A date is set for Aug. 1, but Alex Hribal, accused of attacking his classmates in 2014, could enter a plea before then.
A 15-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the head this evening in Westmoreland County, police said.
Route 22 in Salem was shut down for several hours following the accident that involved a tractor-trailer.
County emergency officials said the crash was reported around 11:30 a.m. in Salem near the Lamplighter Restaurant.
A Penn Hills man has been charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of a Pittsburgh man in Westmoreland County.
Emergency crews from Ligonier Borough and Township, Waterford and Latrobe converged on the flood zone around 10 a.m.
The little-known musical finished on top at the awards ceremony for high school musical theater among 28 Allegheny County schools.
Cindy “C.J.” Jaynes, who was born in Greensburg and raised in Vandergrift, became the 79th woman to achieve the rank of rear admiral.
Some 500 volunteers began the 150-mile, three-day Law Enforcement Torch Run on Tuesday to kick off the Special Olympics.
The elderly woman was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital and was in serious condition Monday night.
Driver remained entrapped in the vehicle more than hour after the 10 p.m. accident