Allegheny County Newswire

Allegheny County Newswire

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  1. Physician in country club lake died of natural causesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... was spotted near the lake. Crescent Township Fire Company divers found the body about 90 minutes later. The Allegheny County medical examiner's office on Friday identified the body as 73-year-old Dr. In O. Ryoo, a pediatrician from Moon Township. ...

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  2. Police officer on leave after allegedly following man home, beating him with helmetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    An Allegheny County Police officer is on paid leave after a bizarre fight in which investigators say he cracked a man over the head with a motorcycle helmet. South Fayette Township police filed two misdemeanor charges for simple assault against Keith Shephard, who Allegheny County officials said is a 14-year veteran of the force.

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  3. Danish firm hired to develop former Civic Arena siteRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... District property with Downtown and other parts of the Hill. That is one of the primary goals of the city, Allegheny County, and the Penguins in completing the redevelopment, expected to top $500 million. BIG, Mr. Peduto said, is probably the ...

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  4. Body pulled from western Pennsylvania country club lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... were called and the man's body was recovered just after 5:30 p.m. The man's remains were turned over to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

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  5. Dead body pulled from Pa. golf course lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    A body was pulled from the lake at the Montour Heights Country Club's golf course in Moon Township, Allegheny County, Pa., late Wednesday afternoon. Golf course water hazards are places where many an errant golf ball go to die.

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  6. Judge Reverses Manslaughter Conviction Due To GM IgnitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... where she lived. Sixteen-year-old Robert Chambers IV was killed in the crash. He wasn't wearing a seatbelt. Allegheny County Judge Philip Ignelzi overturned the conviction after arguments from Ward-Green's Corpus Christi, Texas-based attorney Bob ...

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  7. Air Pollution Measurements in Pittsburgh, January-February, 1963Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | University of Pennsylvania

    Air pollution measurements in Pittsburgh, January-February, 1963 [by] Seymour Hochheiser [chief chemist, Technical Assistance Branch] Max Burchett [senior assistant sanitary engineer, Technical Assistance Branch] and Herbert J. Dunsmore, chief, Bureau of Air Pollution Control, Allegheny County Health Department. Catalog Search Bibliographic search of all HathiTrust items Experimental Search Full-text search of a small subset of HathiTrust items Use * or ? to search for alternate forms of a word.

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  8. District Fishing Report: 8.28.15Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... but experienced fly anglers caught trout mornings using sulphers, midges and terrestrials. Allegheny River (Allegheny County): Bass and catfish were caught near Harmar and Tarentum. Fish seemed to be up for any bait off the North Shore Wednesday ...

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  9. Back to School: Ex-teacher's best lesson - don't goof off as he didRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... at J&L like many Murrays before me, only to be laid off in 1962. I became a lifeguard at North Park for Allegheny County that year, working with many teachers employed there for the summer. Something from that exposure and experience changed me. I ...

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  10. Local lawmakers support nondiscrimination effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... people already is illegal. While 34 Pennsylvania municipalities, including the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, have passed ordinances to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity, there is no statewide ...

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  11. Pa. House Democrats ask Treasury for loan; spending authorization for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    Pennsylvania's House Democratic Caucus is on the cusp of a dubious distinction: it may be the first of the four legislative caucuses to run out of money due to this year's state budget stalemate. In a letter dated Aug. 13, Caucus Leader Frank Dermody, D-Allegheny County, asked the Pennsylvania Treasury for "a loan, from whatever source you deem appropriate and in such amount as may be necessary, to be used during the balance of the current budget impasse to help us fulfill our obligation to pay timely salaries and related costs."

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  12. Prosecutor appeals reversal in GM ignition-related fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSJV-TV South Bend

    A prosecutor is appealing a judge's decision to reverse the involuntary manslaughter conviction of a woman because a faulty General Motors ignition switch. The Allegheny County district attorney's office said in Superior Court appeal notice Thursday that Lakisha Ward-Green could have refused to plead guilty because the air bag failed to deploy, but chose not to.

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  13. Kids hurt in crash want to say 'thank you' to good SamaritansRead the original story

    Thursday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... de. The alleged gang member who's suspected of causing the crash, 19-year-old Raymon Brown, is still in the Allegheny County Jail. He's due to face a judge for a preliminary hearing on Aug. 31.

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  14. Four arrested in connection with burglary of eldery womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... 18 TO 20 YEARS OLD, THEY'VE BEEN CHARGED WITH ROBBERY, BURGLARY AND CONSPIRACY AND THEY ARE HERE AT THE ALLEGHENY COUNTY JAIL. AS FOR THE 96-YEAR-OLD WOMAN, WE DO KNOW SHE WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL, CHECKED OUT AND NEIGHBORS TELL ME SHE IS NOW ...

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  15. DA: Mars man stole at least $30,000 from mom's estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A western Pennsylvania man has been charged with stealing at least $30,000 from his mother's estate and, by extension, two other siblings who were supposed to split the money with him. The defense attorney for 43-year-old James Porro, of Mars, declined comment on the charges filed Thursday by the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office.

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  16. Peduto and 28-acre development team tout new design firm for Lower Hill redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... pe the rebirth of the area around the former Civic Arena. Joining Peduto in making the announcement were Allegheny County Chief Executive Rich Fitzgerald, David Morehouse, Pittsburgh...

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  17. DA: Pennsylvania man stole at least $30K from mom's estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philly.com

    A western Pennsylvania man has been charged with stealing at least $30,000 from his mother's estate and, by extension, two other siblings who were supposed to split the money with him. The defense attorney for 43-year-old James Porro, of Mars, declined comment on the charges filed Thursday by the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office.

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  18. Doctors increase reliance on entry-level caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... And training programs have developed to train these new caregivers, including ones at Community College of Allegheny County, Bidwell Training Center and Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative. Greg Erhard , executive director of Preferred Primary ...

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  19. Thursday Adams man accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars from mothera s estateRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Butler Eagle

    James M. Porro, 43, is facing charges of theft by deception and theft by failure to make required disposition of funds. He turned himself in today at Pittsburgh Municipal Court, according to Mike Manko, a spokesman for the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office.

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  20. Judge Reverses Manslaughter Conviction Due To Faulty GM IgnitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    ... where she lived. Sixteen-year-old Robert Chambers IV was killed in the crash. He wasn't wearing a seatbelt. Allegheny County Judge Philip Ignelzi overturned the conviction after arguments from Ward-Green's Corpus Christi, Texas-based attorney Bob ...

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