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Ambridge Police Department is investigating an incident in which three people were shot at Colonial Grill on Merchant Street in Ambridge.
The man allegedly took the child after an argument outside a pizzeria in Brentwood.
Prosecutors argue all three defendants are guilty in the case, even though only one actually fired the shot that killed Jordan Coyner.
"Puppies are not stocking stuffers," say public service announcements from the American Kennel Club. "A dog is for life, not for Christmas.
Cornell School District will continue to send football players, cheerleaders and marching band members for Quaker Valley football games.
Shell is down to two major capital projects under evaluation -- the ethane cracker near Monaca and liquefied natural gas projects.
Supervisors voted to approve revisions to a plan for a public works facility on North Branch Road that is expected to save up to $700,000.
Robert Schuler, Kay Downey-Clarke and Timothy Young are retiring from the board after serving a combined 18 years.
Paul Linko Jr. and Maureen Linko set up a traveling exhibit as a fundraiser for various charities.
Jeff Kowal found inspiration for his carvings in the work of his grandfather, who transformed Beaver County logs into beautiful statues.
Scott's proposed 2014 budget will be balanced with a $2.04 million fund carryover.
Oakdale council members voted 5-0 tonight to adopt a $790,900 budget for next year that holds the property tax rate at 2.99 mills.
Police were still on scene about an hour later, and traffic was restricted to one lane in both directions.
Happenings in the West suburban area.
Traffic was backed well beyond Interstate 79 on the parkway, and on northbound I-79 approaching the parkway.
The trial of three men accused of killing a Slippery Rock student at his parents’ home last year ended Tuesday, shortly after it started.
Donald J. DeBlasio of Collier will serve two years of house arrest in addition to five years of probation.
Inspection of the Ambridge-Aliquippa Bridge will restrict traffic starting this morning, PennDOT announced.
H. Snyder Steel Corp., at 100 Montour Road, reported that a man with a large handgun went into the business shortly after 11:30 a.m.
The tenant of a McKees Rocks house that burned down Thursday had claimed he had a law enforcement background.
The property on Boquet Street was the subject of an ejectment lawsuit filed by landlord Steven Smith against tenant Thomas Scott in October.
The guard’s union is filing a grievance in the firing of 53-year-old guard Dan Fleishman. No criminal charges have been fired.
The Midland school's previous CEO, Rebecca Manning, resigned in September. Principal P.K. Poling has been acting CEO.
The $50 million rail cargo transfer station is to be built on 65-70 acres of former P&LE Railroad Yard.
Nearly three weeks after the election, Republican David Lorenzini won the seat on council after he pulled a wooden pellet numbered 35.
Both libraries expect to save money with the one-year contract.
Thanksgiving is Thursday, and Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, begins at sunset tonight and ends the evening of Dec. 5.
The festival at the Beaver County park begins at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
Josh Prigorac, 27, was injured Oct. 24 when his car slammed into the rear of a tractor-trailer.
After serving for 20 years, John Scott of North Fayette chose not to seek re-election.
Thanksgiving is a time for blessings, but that can be difficult for those who struggle to feed themselves and their families.
West towns have planned tree lightings and visits from Santa, among other activities.
“I’m very driven," Ashley Makarevich says. "Anyone who knows me knows I am very ambitious.
News briefs from the West suburban area.
Municipal news briefs from the West suburban area.
School news briefs from the West suburban
Rex Crawley, Robert Morris University professor and mentor to young black males, dies at 49.
Two Allegheny County bridges over Montour Run will reopen after a four-month rehabilitation project.
Sgt. Schwiederowski, an anesthesia technician at Allegheny General Hospital, said firmly that he was done with deployments.
A car carrier caught fire on the eastbound Pennsylvania Turnpike this morning, blocking traffic and causing a major jam.
A Beaver County jury found Gregory Scott Hopkins guilty of third-degree homicide Friday in the 1979 death of Catherine Janet Walsh.
Beaver County Sheriff George David may no longer enter the criminal side of the sheriff's office after a judge modified his bond conditions.
The pair each received 497 votes. Pennsylvania election code had the candidates pull numbered wooden pellets from a leather bottle.
The jury is deciding whether Gregory Scott Hopkins killed Catherine Janet Walsh, based mainly on DNA evidence that wasn't available in 1979.
David Mazzocco, 26, was angry at text messages from his girlfriend and opened fire at a bar, killing one patron and wounding two others.
The 600-bed Friendship Ridge site sold for $37.5 million to Comprehensive HealthCare Management Services, which will close the deal March 1.
The company has intensified its efforts to buy properties near the Horsehead Corp. plant in Monaca for its ethane cracker project.
A handout distributed Nov. 13 indicates that the property tax rate of 2.73 mills has been unchanged for more than 16 years.
Changes would include a new zoning district and new guidelines for Marcellus Shale development.
Representatives of eight communities attended a seminar highlighting sustainable practices in public works departments.