The school board unanimously approved agreements with all three donor companies at its meeting Monday night.
Murrysville doctor Jan C. Seski donated two Nile crocodiles and one American alligator to the Carnegie Musuem of Natural History.
Cesar Mazza was charged with two counts of criminal homicide in the slayings of Tionna Banks and her grandmother, Valorie Crumpton.
Cory Jackson is charged with criminal homicide, tampering with evidence and weapons violations.
Authorities said Jeremy J. Flickinger, 39, of Derry was traveling south on Route 982 around 8:30 p.m. when the accident occurred.
In lieu of hiring a new assistant to the superintendent, the board agreed to hire Patricia Crump as director of HR at a salary of $85,000.
The former Oakmont Country Club president was protective of the club’s reputation and integrity.
The superintendent and members of the staff were chosen to participate in a day-long White House school discipline summit.
Asbestos and hazardous waste removal, followed by demolition, should begin in a couple of months.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have held training camp on the campus of Saint Vincent College in Unity for 50 years.
The fundraiser pairs Westmoreland County business and community leaders with dancers in a format similar to “Dancing with the Stars.”
Police said the Maryland man undercompensated a left curve and hit a concrete bridge barrier.
The $23 million center is named for the university’s late president, JoAnne Woodyard Boyle.
Thomas Deglau, a country music performer in the Latrobe area, abused the girl in his basement since the time she was in diapers until age 4.
Dustin Rice, 41, is being held in the Allegheny County Jail on charges that he beat to death Dennis Pence, 54, of McKeesport on July 18.
It has applied for a grant from the state Department of Community and Economic Development to cover much of the cost.
Anyone age 18 and older can rent a bike at the 50 rental stations in the city that are part of Pittsburgh Bike Share’s Healthy Ride.
The township has identified about 20 neglected, vacant buildings or properties whose owners remain unknown.
It also increases state’s share of funding for education from 37 to 50 percent.
Constance Carey, 51, faces one count of homicide in the May 16 stabbing death of Deontay Hamilton, 34, of Braddock.
Motorcyclists ride from Monroeville to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC to show support for liver recipient Lucas Goeller.
According to police, three men entered a Sewickley Township home, demanded money and drugs and forced a 10-year-old girl to strip.
Repair work on the inbound Parkway East will restrict traffic the next three nights.
A woman was involved in a brief chase with Port Authority police tonight on the East Busway, spokesman Jim Ritchie said.
Police say Joseph Ruggieri, 40, of Plum, ignored a court order to not contact his alleged victim not once but twice.
State police said the ATV veered off the road and struck two corn cribs.
Clare Fink is charged with third-degree murder, homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence, reckless driving and other offenses.
Friends of Flight 93 have partnered with Leadership Somerset County to make the walk possible.
Two people were sent to a local hospital and one was entrapped this evening after a motor vehicle crash in Pittsburgh's Lincoln Place
The outdoor living space was slow to catch on in Western Pennsylvania, but more and more are investing and enjoying the view.
The book was published by a company founded by Army Sgt. 1st Class Erik Shaw, a Pittsburgh native who started his firm to help veterans.
Coroner Jeffrey Lees says the girl was thrown from the vehicle when the driver lost control of the ATV on a hill.
The citizens group emails newsletters, organizes informational meetings and encourages supporters to attend commissioners meetings.
Annie Clark, who was born without hands, has written a book at age 11 about persevering through difficult times.
The Westmoreland Cultural Trust has raised $5.8 million in contributions from private individuals, foundations, businesses and government.
The first floor of the building will offer retail or office space, while the upper two floors will each feature two, one-bedroom apartments.
Robin Martin has owned a Wine and Canvas franchise for two years, and allows the wine at an event to be swapped with cookies.
The blockage prevents a stream from flowing to its natural channel behind houses along Alder Drive.
The planned subdivision includes seven moderate-income duplexes that would house 14 single-family units.
Twenty-five-foot outreach vehicles, called DAV vans, are equipped with national service officers and computers.
Phil Koch has been named executive director of the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County.
Traveon Nicholson and Daquan Hurt pleaded guilty to third-degree murder and conspiracy and were sentenced to five to 10 years in prison.
Events and other happenings throughout the east communities.
Community events and news taking place throughout the East communities.
Allegheny County police on Friday charged a Penn Hills woman with homicide in connection to the stabbing death of a Braddock man in May.
The 6,809-square-foot center will open Sept. 10 with a permanent exhibit dedicated to the 40 passengers and crew members of Flight 93.
Police today released photos taken from surveillance footage captured near the Cousins Corner Market at Montier Street and Laketon Road.
State police have said one trooper fatally shot Rodney Golden, who was wielding a knife, after police couldn’t subdue him with stun guns.
Wabtec reported net income of $101.5 million, or $1.05 per share, up from $88.7 million, or $0.92 per share, in the year-ago quarter.