Region


Lack of funding leaves void in mentoring, academic services

The Delany Scholars Program, a district initiative that provided mentoring and academic help, ended last month when funding ran out.


Allegheny County to expand 'alert' service with health, public works info

Information from the Health Department will include restaurant closures/openings; Public works information will be on county roads, bridges.



City Calendar: 07/28/14

A look at events for the upcoming week.



 Nathan Hite, a former McKeesport firefighter experiencing shoulder and hip pain, steps outside while waiting to be seen at the 9th Street Free Clinic in McKeesport.

Poor Health: A frayed safety net

As hospitals close, patients and health advocates say the region's poor have been left behind.


City


Tailgaters get caught up in marquee soccer match at Heinz Field

It’s not quite the World Cup, but soccer enthusiasts get into the spirit when Manchester City of England, AC Milan compete in Pittsburgh.



Odysseys: South Korean adoptee tries to defy the Asian-American stereotype

Nick Drombosky was 10 months old when he left his native land. At age 27, he has a successful bicycle accessories business.


 
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    A tale of two hospital closures: Braddock and East Cleveland

    UPMC shut down Braddock hospital in 2010; Cleveland Clinic shuttered Huron Hospital in 2011. The results in each community have not been



    Worst of storm misses Pittsburgh region

    A watch means that there is the risk of hazardous weather and conditions for a hydrologic event has increased.


     



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