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The Westmoreland County Food Bank enables 400 kids from low-income families to take part in summer activities without a growling stomach.
Commissioners are advertising for a vote a new policy that one commissioner says is not safe.
An overview of the new budgets and real estate taxes for school districts in the East suburbs.
Rebecca Whitlinger has been wearing her 26-year-old bridesmaid’s dress to raise funds and awareness for the Cancer Caring Center.
Road project could be completed for big festival
The Westmoreland Bar Foundation has awarded law school scholarships to four Westmoreland County residents.
The Internet has created an easy way to take a break at work — without leaving your desk.
■ Thirty to 40 percent of Internet use at work is nonwork-related, according to an International Data Corp. survey. Roughly 60 percent of
State Attorney General Kathleen Kane says 12 DRAM manufacturers have agreed to pay $310 million to settle a price-fixing lawsuit.
The board hired Daniel Matsook as the district's acting superintendent, making him the third person since March to hold the title.
Daniel Carr, 56, owned the Viking Lounge, and a search as part of Operation Pork Chop resulted in the seizure of the devices.
A Whitaker man was sentenced to two consecutive life prison terms with no chance of parole this morning for killing two men in 2012.
Four bus routes will be detoured today and Wednesday as the city paves a block of Forbes Avenue in Squirrel Hill, Port Authority announced.
Two people were ejected from the vehicle when it crashed near Substation Road around 4:30 a.m., according to county emergency officials.
The Pennsylvania Resources Council is hosting its household chemical collection event on Saturday at the Boyce Park Ski Lodge parking lot.
Mark Novakovich, 56, was ordered to pay a $300 fine and Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Joseph Williams imposed no further penalty.
An Australian film company making a movie, ’Tyke: Elephant Outlaw,’ is looking for photos or video from a 1993 circus standoff in Altoona.
Intermittent lane closures and full traffic stoppages of 10 to 15 minutes are planned.
The wreck occurred shortly before 9:45 a.m.
James Payne, 58, died of head trauma Sunday at Forbes Regional Hospital.
Police say the carjackers rammed a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for a church fundraiser.
Kennywood coaster named given “landmark” status by American Coaster Enthusiasts organization.
James Payne is said to have engaged in an altercation with a neighbor prior to his admittance to Forbes Regional, the spokesman said.
Police continue to investigate the incident, which injured six people in Penn Hills.
The man insisted he would have hurt the officer more if he had been aware of his charges, police said.
Rankin police arrested five men Thursday following a daylong gun battle that traveled between two Mon Valley communities and left five
An 18-month-old girl was killed Thursday after a truck backed up over her, the Indiana County coroner said.
An Allegheny County dispatch supervisor said the crash happened around 2:40 p.m. in the 4200 block of Verona Road.
Lea‘s Floral Shop partners with Teleflora to distribute bouquets to care centers for “Make Someone Smile Week.”
Brandy Bara, also known as Brandy Marie White, 33, of Briaridge Drive, was the leader of the ring, according to the DEA.
The county’s bank kicks off its mission with the demolition of two abandoned houses in West Newton.
Congregations in the Monroeville Interfaith Ministerium join together to provide end-of-month meals that serve 100 people.
Seton Hill University will make the app available to students, faculty and staff.
This Saturday afternoon, July 26, Pittsburgh street artist/sculptor Tim Kaulen will bring a Mobile Sculpture Workshop to 1215 Braddock Ave.
Overnight paving will cause traffic restrictions on Allegheny River Boulevard starting Thursday night.
The reason: Legislators included only a modest increase to the fund that since 1973 has provided partial reimbursements to districts.
Claire Ertl of Shaler works to improve Westmoreland Museum of American Art and raise awareness in the community.
Subjects would rather take an electric jolt than sit quietly without their toys.
Feral cats running in North Versailles; protest over removal of stop signs in N. Huntingdon; and Murrysville OKs AutoZone
Activities and events throughout the east communities
Police said the shooting was likely retaliation for a shooting in Rankin Wednesday that left one man injured.
The board rejected plans by the Environmental Charter School at Frick Park that would have cost the district as much as $11 million a year.
Wayne E. Krause was flown by helicopter to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, where he was pronounced dead just after 11 p.m.
Spokeswoman Heather Pharo said a man was shot in the side and wrist and taken to a hospital around midnight.
State police said the teens drove to an I-80 overpass July 10 to throw rocks.
The four suspects forced Kenneth Mitchell into his home at gunpoint, duct-taped him and then left with three handguns and money.
The closures will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day
Doctors say Marrki Elgin arrived at Forbes Hospital with four pelvic fractures and injuries to her chest and neck -- and pregnant.
Westbound Route 30 in North Huntingdon will be restricted to a single lane of traffic overnight today and Thursday and again this weekend.