Wednesday May 15
Jitney Driver Accused of Robbing Passenger at Knifepoint
Pittsburgh police are looking for a man accused of robbing another man at knifepoint after giving him a ride.
Sat May 11, 2013
Pittsburgh mayoral candidates reaching out to core voters
Nearing the last week of the mayoral primary, the main candidates for Pittsburgh's top job focused on getting their core voters to the May 21 polls, while racing to multiple events across the city.
Fri May 10, 2013
Thefts, Stolen Vehicles in Brookline and Beechview
This information was supplied by Pittsburgh Police, and is a report for crimes and arrests in Zone 6. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Thu May 09, 2013
Six Thefts Reported May 5 in Banksville
Following several theft-from-vehicle reports in the Banksville and Beechview neighborhoods, Pittsburgh police are warning residents to lock their cars, and to remove or hide valuable items from sight when cars are left unattended.
Tue May 07, 2013
Rudiak in District 4: City Dems have no need to change on council
Johnny Lee, who is challenging Pittsburgh Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak for the District 4 Democratic nomination in the May 21 primary, has what is considered the trifecta of endorsements for a city election -- the Fraternal Order of Police, the Pittsburgh Fire Fighters Local 1 and the city Democratic committee.
Negative campaigning a hot topic during debate hosted at WPXI
The two leading Democratic candidates for Pittsburgh mayor continued sniping at each other on Monday during a forum at the Channel 11 News studio.
Sat May 04, 2013
Wagner for mayor: His experience makes him Pittsburgh's best choice
With city operations under investigation by federal agents and Luke Ravenstahl zinging his critics online, one thing is certain.
Fri May 03, 2013
Pittsburgh Primary 2013: Union leaders defend Peduto against attack ads
Labor supporters of mayoral candidate Bill Peduto on Thursday challenged claims made in an attack ad from Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, while bringing new attention to a long-ago vote by the councilman impacting worker-friendly legislation.
Wed May 01, 2013
Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Jack Wagner distances himself from ads
Mayoral candidate Jack Wagner addresses the media at the T station and parking garage on First Avenue.
Two Stolen Vehicle Reports in Brookline
One vehicle was stolen, and an attempt was made to steal another in Brookline last week.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Beechview Man Arrested for Drug, Theft Charges
A Beechview man was arrested twice last week, in two separate incidents. Pittsburgh police responded to Carnegie Library on Brookline Boulevard on April 25 at 12:15 p.m. for a report of a man who appeared to be intoxicated, sleeping on a couch in the library.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Pittsburgh mayoral campaign leads Wagner to open up about self, Vietnam
Over three decades at his historic, cottage-style home in Beechview, Jack Wagner has refurbished the original iron gates, designed the deck, expanded the kitchen, built a fence, unhooked and refurbished the original radiators and run a gas line from the house to the outdoor grill.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Thu Apr 18, 2013
Peduto, Wagner talk education, development at breakfast forum
Underlining the multifaceted job of Pittsburgh mayor, two of its aspirants discussed plans Thursday for developing both new buildings and brains.