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Circles USA grew from one man’s conviction that money and programs alone cannot unmire people from the cyclical rut of poverty.
Severity of the upcoming influenza season could hinge on our old acquaintance H1N1.
As school districts face declining enrollments and increasing financial pressures, the era of neighborhood elementary schools is fading.
In Allegheny County, there is a need for more people to fill the role of foster parents to teenagers.
Neil came to Pittsburgh in January 2013 after living in the UK for three years.
Angela Marinucci was a juvenile at the time of the torture-killing of a mentally disabled woman.
James Pastorius has looked at his great-grandfather’s role in the Civil War as part of his genealogy research.
All City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, state and federal offices and courts are closed today for the Labor Day holiday.
Restrictions will occur from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A look at the upcoming events for the week ahead.
While his opponent, Democrat Tom Wolf, will join marchers on Monday, Gov. Tom Corbett will appear at rallies Downtown and in Banksville.
State legislators are looking to change the program to help towns in financial distress, mainly by setting time limits for the designation.
The fall of Atlanta 150 years ago this week was a Civil War pivot, while 1939’s “Gone With the Wind” enshrined the event in popular culture.
Police and EMS units responded to a single-car accident in Hazelwood Sunday night.
An Allegheny County dispatch supervisor said city public works crews were working this morning to clear the road.
Most school districts face the challenge of declining enrollment. There are no easy solutions as school boards look for cuts.
Pitt football, Pirates baseball and the all-day Rib Fest made traffic and parking tight on the North Shore, but planning prevailed.
The local paper was among President Abraham Lincoln’s persistent critics.
The woman lost control of the vehicle in the area of South Craig Street and Winthrop Street and then hit a parked car, a pole and a tree.
Shale drillers are under-reporting how much waste they send to landfills. The DEP has launched an investigation to standardize reporting.
The Steel City leans, if even just a bit, further left than the Mile High City. Yes, you read that right, er, correctly.
Drivers who have not prepaid will not even be allowed to enter the North Shore after 2 p.m.
Those in the Pittsburgh neighborhood said Hilltop United Methodist Church is as much a place to gather as it is a place of worship.
City council has introduced a resolution authorizing Mayor Bill Peduto and city officials to ink an agreement with GovDeals Inc.
Residents who say township left them in the dark are appealing the McCandless council’s approval for a new Super Center.
The medical examiner’s office has determined the man died from a gunshot wound to the head, and the death has been ruled a homicide.
The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh’s bishop urges Catholics to pray against satanic powers in response to a planned black mass in Oklahoma.
West Hardies Road in Hampton, which has been closed since July 21, is scheduled to reopen tonight, weather permitting.
Democratic nominee for governor took a tour Friday of the Bidwell Training Center on the North Side.
State police said Kelly J. Oberdick-Palmer was thrown from the motorcycle and later pronounced dead.
Police said the burglaries took place on Morrell, Orchlee and Pemberton streets, Massachusetts Avenue, Copper Avenue and Sagwa Street.
Daniel Stewart was arrested Thursday.
Three police officers make request in Jordan Miles case.
John S. Longo, a retired turnpike maintenance worker, will be sentenced Jan. 22.
There’s no shortage of unique markets throughout Pittsburgh to help you throw the perfect picnic.
The CMU grad and Broadway star was in attendance Thursday for his younger brother’s show, “Parade.”
Dennis Sallmen, 52, was found floating in about three feet of water along Lakeview Beach on the shore of Lake Arthur in Moraine State Park.
The district said the school calendar will be adjusted, including a move of the planned June 12 commencement.
Agents said they traced images of children participating in sexual acts to a computer used at the apartment belonging to Daniel Stewart, 29.
Allegheny County fire marshals have closed their investigation of a July 30 trailer home explosion without determining its cause.
The blaze broke out around 8:30 a.m. at 1032 McClure Avenue at the corner of Skylark Avenue.
Police were called to the Giant Eagle parking lot on Cedar Avenue around 12:30 a.m.
In an appeal, 15 citizens allege township officials did not give citizens enough time or information to evaluate the complex proposal.
The attorney general's office, without explanation, withdrew charges this week against two men charged in connection with the drug case.
PG staffers went to shopping malls in the Pittsburgh area and asked shoppers about the origin of things they bought.
Pittsburgh and Allegheny County municipalities must approve federal floodplain maps or risk losing federal flood insurance
Frances Yeend and her husband, James Benner, antiques and art collection is up for auction this weekend in Fairmont, W. Va.
But firearms safety experts say there’s no reason children cannot be taught how to safely handle a firearm.
Atheists, agnostics, free-thinkers, humanists and other skeptics of the supernatural will gather Friday at a Downtown hotel.
Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler was able to offer little information.