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Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania is located in Allegheny County. Zip codes in Wilkinsburg, PA include 15221. The median home price in Wilkinsburg is $79,900 which is roughly $38/per square foot. More Wilkinsburg information.

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Mother accused of running drug ring out of Wilkins Township home

A mother is accused of running a major drug ring out of her Wilkins Township home.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Philly.com

Ralph Loucks Rogers, retired research chemist

Ralph Loucks Rogers, 92, formerly of Norwood, Delaware County, a retired research chemist, died Thursday, July 10, of heart failure at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, Ind.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

MyFoxPhilly

SUV Slams Into Wilkinsburg AutoZone

Wilkinsburg, Pa.- An AutoZone in Pennsylvania suffered some major damage after a SUV crashed right into the front of the store.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Man pistol-whipped, bound, robbed inside Wilkinsburg home

Police say a Wilkinsburg man was badly beaten and tied to a chair Monday morning while his house was ransacked by intruders who remain at large.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

CBS Local

Police Probe Overnight Shootings After 3 Killed

Neighbors found 21-year-old Kevin Gibson slumped over in a bullet-riddled car on Hill Avenue in Wilkinsburg last night.

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WPXI

Man found dead in Wilkinsburg; autopsy planned

Police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old man who was shot and killed Saturday in Wilkinsburg.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

Sears Home Appliance Showroom to open in Monroeville

Sears may have closed its longtime department store in Wilkins Township store two years ago, but a publicly traded spinoff of Sears Holding Corp. called Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. is opening a new, smaller Sears store nearby.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Borough official says politics behind arrest

Kate Luxemburg, 68, sued Wilkinsburg and its police chief alleging they falsely arrested her three years ago.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Homicide warrants issued in Coraopolis home invasion

Allegheny County police have identified two suspects in the fatal shooting of a Coraopolis man during an alleged robbery at his home last year.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Policy shift, funding cut spell end of AIDS coalition

A change in the way the state handles planning for HIV/a AIDS services likely will mean the demise of the 22-year-old AIDS Coalition of Southwestern Pennsylvania, an early warrior in Pittsburgh's fight against the disease.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

CBS Local

Crime Stoppers Seeks Suspect In Wilkinsburg Dollar General Robbery

Lamont Harvey, 28, is accused of robbing the Wilkinsburg Dollar General store in the 1700-block of Laketon Road on June 1. "The patrol units arrived there and were met by two victims who were accosted by an armed gunman who apparently hid in the back of the store after closing, came out and accosted the two employees into a back office where he ... (more)

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Allegheny County granted tax credits for three affordable housing projects

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Authority recently approved nearly $2.7 million in federal tax credits for the construction of three affordable housing projects within Allegheny County.

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