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  1. Defense: Man charged in slaying was protecting daughterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Lewistown Sentinel

    An attorney representing a western Pennsylvania man charged in a shooting death earlier this year is characterizing his client as a "pillar of the community' who was protecting his daughter and himself. Sixty-eight-year-old James Bongiorni of Burgettstown was arraigned Tuesday on a Washington County homicide charge in the April 27 death of Brian Wilbert of Crafton.

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  2. Parkway West closure overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | O-R Online

    ... 376) from 1:30 to 6 a.m. Wednesday, weather permitting. The outbound closure will occur between the Green Tree/Crafton and the Interstate 79 interchanges. from 1:30 a.m. The original start time was 9 p.m. Tuesday but was changed due to the Guns N' ...

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  3. Defense: Man charged in slaying was protecting daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Erie Times News

    "' An attorney representing a western Pennsylvania man charged in a shooting death earlier this year is characterizing his client as a "pillar of the community' who was protecting his daughter and himself. Sixty-eight-year-old James Bongiorni of Burgettstown was arraigned Tuesday on a Washington County homicide charge in the April 27 death of Brian Wilbert of Crafton.

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  4. Crafton man killed in I-90 crash in HarborcreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Erie Times News

    A Pittsburgh area man was killed and a woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash along Interstate 90 in Harborcreek Township late Tuesday night. Cody Kirsch, 20, of Crafton, was pronounced dead at the scene following the crash, which was reported on I-90 westbound at the Route 430 exit at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Pennsylvania State Police.

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  5. I-376 Parkway West overnight closures continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... Parkway West will close to traffic from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night. The closure will occur between the Green Tree/Crafton (Exit 67) and I-79 (Exit 64A) interchanges. Additionally, a single-lane restriction will occur on the inbound (eastbound) ...

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  6. Bishop Zubik announces mergers involving 10 parishes, closure of 2 church buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | WPXI

    ... in Ingram, Guardian Angels in the West End and Holy Innocents in Sheraden will merge into St. Philip Parish in Crafton, according to the diocese. The merge will go into effect Aug. 1, as will the closures of the church buildings of Guardian Angels ...

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  7. Local Parishes Merging, Two Church Buildings ClosingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... in Ingram, Guardian Angels in the West End and Holy Innocents in Sheraden will merge into Saint Philip Parish in Crafton, effective beginning Monday. In South Pittsburgh and surrounding communities, the parishes of Saint Albert the Great in Baldwin, ...

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  8. TRAFFIC: Parking banned in parts of South Side, Uptown for Penguins gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... before the gate lifts. I-376/Parkway West - Overnight outbound (westbound) closures tonight between the Green Tree/Crafton (Exit 67) and the I-79 (Exit 64A) interchanges from one hour after the Pirates game or 11 p.m. (whichever occurs first) to 6 ...

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  9. TRAFFIC: 3-vehicle crash blocks lane on Parkway East outboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... exit (Exit 77). I-376/Parkway West - Overnight outbound (westbound) closures tonight between the Green Tree/Crafton (Exit 67) and the I-79 (Exit 64A) interchanges from one hour after the Pirates game or 11 p.m. (whichever occurs first) to 6 a.m. ...

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  10. Outbound I-376 Parkway West overnight closures continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    PennDOT is announcing overnight closures on I-376 in Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday and Wednesday night, June 7-8 weather permitting. Overnight outbound closures will occur between the Green Tree/Crafton and the I-79 interchanges from one hour after the Pirate's game or 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night.

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  11. PennDOT will try again to pave outbound Parkway West this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    PennDOT will try again this weekend for a full closure of the outbound Parkway West the Greentree/Crafton exit and Interstate 79. Weather permitting, crews plan to pave the surface beginning one hour after the end of the Pittsburgh Pirates game Friday. The work, which has been postponed on several occasions, is scheduled to be finished by 6 a.m. Monday.

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  12. Odd stories in the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... community Stein's case warranted only house arrest. Stein pleaded guilty in March. He said he robbed the PNC Bank in Crafton last June because he was desperate after losing 9,000 US dollars he had invested to pay for his approaching honeymoon. ...

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  13. Bank robber sent to prison after using sex toy as fake bombRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... only house arrest saying, "It can't be that simple." Stein pleaded guilty in March, saying he robbed the PNC Bank in Crafton last June because he was desperate after losing $9,000 he'd invested to cover his approaching honeymoon. His attorney says ...

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  14. Wendel-On-The-Web 17 mins ago 4:46 p.m.Man sentenced for bank robbery with sex toy, Iron Man maskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... creative" may run a close second. The Associated Press is reporting that a Pittsburgh man who robbed a PNC Bank in Crafton, Pennsylvania in June, 2015 with a fake bomb made out of phone wires, duct tape and a sex toy has been sentenced to 18 to 36 ...

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  15. Man gets three years in prison after trying to rob a bank with a...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Aaron Stein, 36, crafted a fake bomb out of phone wires, duct tape and a vibrator when he tried to hold up the Crafton PNC Bank last June 15 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that Stein told the court he had been ...

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  16. Bethel Park School Board reluctantly approves repairs to Franklin ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Almanac

    ... manager, David Disque, found better ways of accessing the crawl space, which cut costs. Gurtner Construction of Crafton will do the concrete work, at a cost of $715,000. Lugaila Mechanical of Thornburg will ventilate the crawl space and divert water ...

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  17. Man Fatally Shot During Home Invasion In CraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | CBS Local

    TV Welcome to KDKA-TV on CBSPittsburgh.com! KDKA-TV is joining forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Pittsburgh to give you the best Pittsburgh has to offer. KDKA-TV is part of CBS Television Stations, [...] NewsRadio 1020 KDKA Welcome to NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA on CBSPittsburgh.com! We appreciate your interest in the world's first commercial radio station! Join us on-air or online for Pittsburgh's up-to-the-minute news talk, weather and traffic reports.

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  18. Parkway West and Fort Pitt Tunnel closures scheduled this weekend; 'significant delays' are expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... will close to traffic from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through Monday morning at 6 a.m. between the Green Tree/Crafton (Exit 67) and I-79 (Exit 64A) interchanges. Additionally, the outbound Fort Pitt Tunnel will close to traffic from 9 p.m. ...

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  19. Carlynton educator named Humane Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    While teaching young children to read, Susan Kosko also gives them a window into the world of animals, including having therapy dogs visit classrooms at Crafton Elementary School. For those efforts, she has been named the 2016 Humane Teacher of the Year, Gold Winner, by the Humane Society of the United States.

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  20. Akron man held for court in thefts from Lou PorrecoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Erie Times News

    An Ohio man accused by the Pennsylvania State Police of causing more than $11,000 in losses to the estate and car dealership of the late Louis Porreco faces trial after being held for court after his preliminary hearing Wednesday. Brian J. Crafton, 33, of Akron, was held for court on felony counts of theft by unlawful taking, theft by deception, receiving stolen property and theft by failure to make required disposition of funds; and on a misdemeanor count of tampering with records after his hearing before Summit Township District Judge Brian McGowan on Wednesday afternoon.

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