Allegheny County Newswire

Allegheny County Newswire

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  1. NHL, Penguins, PPG donate $100K to South Park Ice Skating RinkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WPXI

    ... year-round hockey center at South Park will create many more opportunities for local youth and residents of Allegheny County to participate in our great sport at all levels. We appreciate the support and cooperation of County Executive Rich ...

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  2. Woman struck by shuttle bus in Pittsburgh identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Greenville Sun

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania have released the name of a woman struck and killed by a shuttle bus in downtown Pittsburgh. The Allegheny County medical examiner's office said 46-year-old Kristine Lerie was struck just after 7 a.m. Saturday.

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  3. Fashion Marketer LuLaRoe Sued Over Sales TaxaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... affected customers are refunded for sales tax overcharges." The plaintiff in the case is Rachael Webster of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, who was charged $35.16 for sales tax on a dozen LuLaRoe purchases she made in 2016, even though Pennsylvania ...

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  4. February 01, 2017Allegheny County Joins Safety and Justi...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Allegheny County

    Allegheny County was announced as one of 20 jurisdictions joining the Safety and Justice Challenge , a national $100 million initiative supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The effort is focused on reducing over-incarceration by changing the way America thinks about and uses jails.

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  5. Outdoors Notebook: When, where to legally catch pre-season troutRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... or possesses, while in the act of fishing, a trout or salmon on or in these waters." North Park Lake (Allegheny County); Bradys Run Lake, Raccoon Lake (Beaver County); Dunlap Creek Lake, Youghiogheny River (Fayette/a Somerset); Cummings Reservoir/a ...

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  6. Seeking personal best: Sen. Eichelberger's stumble is a teachable momentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... are three of the most difficult roles for local employers to fill," the report said. Community College of Allegheny County is well aware of such needs; it's offering a "midnight welding" program for those who cannot attend classes at other times of ...

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  7. Somali immigrant cab driver dies after beating; 2 chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Ramadhan Mohamed, 31, died shortly before 6 p.m. Friday at UPMC-Presbyterian hospital, the Allegheny County medical examiner's office said.

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  8. Movement to eliminate school property taxes pushes for support in Western PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... to 7 percent, while also broadening the state sales tax base to include more products and services. In Allegheny County, where an additional 1 percent local tax is added to purchases, the sales and use tax would increase from 7 percent to 8 percent. ...

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  9. Skeletal remains identified as man missing since 2012Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania say skeletal remains found on a hillside in a Pittsburgh suburb have been identified as those of a man missing for almost five years. The Allegheny County medical examiner's office said the remains reported Thursday night in a wooded area of McKeesport are those of 26-year-old Dominick Brown Hill.

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  10. Skeletal remains found in McKeesport ID'd as missing Penn Hills manRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WPXI

    ... Lisa Zellars, told Channel 11 News Saturday morning that his remains were discovered Thursday night. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office later confirmed the news. "I prayed for years that this day would come," Zellars said. "It's come and ...

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  11. Wrestler makes a pro-Trump name for himself in MexicoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... Raw," World Wrestling Entertainment's flagship TV show. Sam Polinsky enrolled at the Community College of Allegheny County but dropped out when he received a contract from WWE. After getting sidetracked by a knee injury, he relocated to Liverpool, ...

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  12. In Pittsburgh's fight against blight, some areas left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Side, East Liberty and Homestead, a borough just outside the city. The city, Pittsburgh Public Schools and Allegheny County in 2016 approved a TIF intended to spur $1 billion in development on the 178-acre Almono site along the Monongahela River in ...

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  13. Trial for ex-Pa. treasure Barbara Hafer set for JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... for Ms. Hafer to face a separate trial June 12. Ms. Hafer, 73, treasurer from 1997 until 2004 and a former Allegheny County commissioner, is charged with lying to the FBI in denying that she received $675,000 from Mr. Ireland after leaving office. ...

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  14. Saturday Poem: Despite gravityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... aches writing at Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts 6-12 and in the Words Without Walls program at the Allegheny County Jail. Her work has appeared in Crabfat Magazine and Atticus Review.

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  15. Earthworms lose their good-guy luster as they threaten forest floorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ohio.com

    ... Hopkins pulls a nightcrawler from the bait container as he prepares to fish from the shore of the lake in Allegheny County's North Park in McCandless, Pa. as part of Pennsylvania's statewide Mentored Youth Trout Day on April 11, 2015. (AP ...

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  16. Police dona t know if suspect who jumped from bridge survivedRead the original story

    Friday | Pocono Record

    ... ats and summoned a dive team but could not find the man. He was seen swimming after entering the river, but Allegheny County police say Friday they don't know if he survived or drowned.

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  17. Police trying to ID skeletal remains found near PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    Allegheny County police Lt. Andrew Schurman says someone called 911 to report finding the partially skeletonized remains about 7:20 p.m. Thursday in McKeesport.

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  18. Search comes up empty for man who jumped off bridge into Allegheny RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPXI

    ... driver turned onto the bridge and stopped. Police said he jumped out of the car and leaped off the bridge. Allegheny County police said officers could see the driver swimming away, but eventually lost sight of him. They are not sure if he survived. ...

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  19. Port Authority chief to step down in JuneRead the original story

    Friday | Business Journal

    Ellen McLean, CEO of the Port Authority of Allegheny County, will step down on June 1 after three-plus years at the helm of the state's second-largest transportation agency.

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  20. Man in police chase jumps off bridge and disappears: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PennLive.com

    ... DKA-TV reported . Officers and river rescue units searched the area for hours but failed to locate the man. Allegheny County police told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Friday: "At this time it is unknown if the person made it to shore or drowned."

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