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Police charge Youngwood woman in prostitution sting

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:39:47 EST

A Youngwood woman allegedly took $120 from an undercover police officer in a prostitution sting at a Greensburg hotel in September, according to an affidavit ...(image)

Spirit Airlines to begin service from Pittsburgh International

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:21:49 EST

(image) Latrobe airlines services ramp crew members service a Spirit Airlines aircraft on Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at Arnold Palmer Regional Airport in Unity." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYttAxr9TibPXsOxh3WnT2I3WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Spirit Airlines will bring service to Pittsburgh International Airport, officials announced Tuesday. Spirit will serve seven cities: Los Angeles; Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; ...(image)

US to expand pool of people targeted for deportation

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:12:51 EST

(image) In this photo taken Feb. 7, 2017, released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, an arrest is made during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) aimed at immigration fugitives, re-entrants and at-large criminal aliens in Los Angeles. The Trump administration is wholesale rewriting the U.S. immigration enforcement priorities, broadly expanding the number of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally who are priorities for deportation, according to a pair of enforcement memos released Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtB1VVHPwgix1IqBfQVxWBAWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including ...(image)

Testosterone has no benefit for older men’s memories: Study

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:21:49 EST

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CHICAGO — Testosterone treatment did not improve older men’s memory or mental function in the latest results from landmark government research. The results add to ...(image)

Plum preps for $1 million worth of road repaving

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:33:48 EST

Plum officials have finalized this year’s list of streets to be paved. Bids are being sought for 21 repaving projects estimated to cost $1 million. ...(image)

Powerball ticket sold in Ohio Township wins $2M

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:15:50 EST

(image) A lucky lottery player spent $6 last Tuesday and won $284 million with the lump sum option. (AP Photo)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYssYiPYINKNuK27OhOdfJZGWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Powerball jackpot has grown to $403 million for Wednesday’s drawing, but someone who bought a ticket at a convenience store in Ohio Township already ...(image)

Workers pinpoint source of huge PWSA water line leak

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:30:51 EST

(image) Water from a ruptured Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority water main bubbles into a pit on Parker Street in Etna. A crew from Butler-based Frank J. Zottola Construction has been trying to find the break in a line feeding the North Side." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYslg03qZWYlWTP2SE6oZ5a3WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Contractors on Monday uncovered a leak that was draining 10,000 gallons per minute from a 60-inch line in Etna that feeds Pittsburgh’s largest water reservoir, ...(image)

Greensburg student among winners in Shakespeare contest

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:48:52 EST

(image) Carolyn Herz of Greensburg tied for first in the upper division monologue contest in the Shakespeare Monologue & Scene Contest at Pittsburgh Public Theater." src = "$6W64FJsf9h_vB$rTSBAEc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuLjLl$3VD_OHer5yiqcTZhWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
More than 1,000 students from 100 schools competed in the preliminary rounds of the Shakespeare Monologue & Scene Contest at Pittsburgh Public Theater. The finalists ...(image)

East Allegheny approves arts academy charter school in Wilmerding

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:21:49 EST

(image) This file photo from 2014 shows the former Westinghouse Elementary School in Wilmerding. The East Allegheny School Board on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 approved a plan to create a charter school at this location." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuNPEJ52nS33nZ3rsgrusrlWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The East Allegheny School Board on Monday approved a plan to create a charter school at the former Westinghouse Elementary School in Wilmerding. The board ...(image)

Quaker Valley staff get feel for school from student’s perspective

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:08 EST

(image) Quaker Valley Middle School Academic Specialist Jennifer Stewart works on a drawing project in Allison McClelland's art class alongside seventh-grader Patrick Munn, who she was shadowing, on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Stewart was one of 10 teachers and administrators who spent the day following the schedule of a student to experience what an average day for students is like." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsyAhn3cElJXjk30WgYpxZEWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
It’s been more than 20 years since Jennifer Stewart has sat at a desk in a classroom listening and learning as a teacher leads instruction. ...(image)

‘70s teen heartthrob David Cassidy reveals he has dementia

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:57:48 EST

(image) Actor-singer David Cassidy, best known for his role as Keith Partridge on "The Partridge Family," told People magazine this week that he is struggling with memory loss. " src = "$c$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt$uV7$goEeAb0FGD7nInEVWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
David Cassidy, best known as the well-coiffed heartthrob who starred in the 1970s series “The Partridge Family,” watched his family members succumb one by one ...(image)

Ligonier man gets 12 to 30 years in prison for crash that killed police officer

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:45:53 EST

(image) Clair Fink III, 32, of Ligonier leaves the Westmoreland County Courthouse after a court appearance Monday, June 27, 2016." src = "$M$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt1hSrIx49TCadMRfmEMhFGWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Saying he still didn’t remember what he did, Clair Fink on Tuesday told a Westmoreland County judge that he deserved a long prison sentence for ...(image)

Whitehall? Which Whitehall? Garbage collection snafu shows confusion still exists

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:15:53 EST

Whitehall Borough wasn’t the only Whitehall in Pennsylvania to get hit with snow on Feb. 8 and into the early morning hours. Whitehall Township in ...(image)

Olate Dogs act coming to Greensburg’s Palace Theatre

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:36:48 EST

(image) Richard and Nicholas Olate and their dogs." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuVx31myHUDiz2JFnI15fSdWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Olate Dogs, winners of season seven of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” are coming to Greensburg’s Palace Theatre on Sept. 29. The crew of high-flying pups, ...(image)

Hempfield Area taps assistant to replace retiring superintendent

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:45:54 EST

The Hempfield Area School Board will promote from within to replace Superintendent Barbara Marin, who plans to retire at the end of the academic year. ...(image)

Harassment, threats against Baldwin-Whitehall board members draws house-arrest sentence

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:24:51 EST

(image) Tom Barchfeld" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtzap4FlGqv3IOkrVV6zpuxWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A Whitehall man charged with harassing Baldwin-Whitehall school board members — threatening to exercise his Second Amendment right when banned from board meetings — has ...(image)

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:21:49 EST

(image) This Monday, July 25, 2016, file photo shows the Yahoo and Verizon logos on a laptop, in North Andover, Mass. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuFzeBlCzfoyx9QlT29fNzCWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
NEW YORK — Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses ...(image)

Editorial cartoons: Feb 20-26

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:21:48 EST

(image) Tuesday edit page cartoon for 2/21/17" src = "$$6kyQp7$X8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtUs59ZbT_tfv6oQYSescS_WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Editorial cartoons that have appeared in the Tribune-Review this week. ...(image)

Police looking for man in attempted child luring

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:33:49 EST

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State police are investigating a report of an attempted child luring that occurred Monday morning in Loyalhanna Township, according to a news release. An 8-year-old ...(image)

1,200 customers lose gas service in Clairton

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:21:50 EST

Utility crews have been working to restore natural gas service to about 1,200 customers in Clairton. Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania cut off service to customers ...(image)

Trump voters take inventory after his first month in office

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 23:40:01 EST

(image) Customers at the Tin Lizzy in Youngstown watch President Trump give a news conference Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt4K0hHurkX8btGh9s0w18vWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
It’s not that they found the president’s first month in office to be chaos-free, but some of the most steadfast support for President Trump can ...(image)

David Cassidy fighting memory loss, wants to ‘enjoy life’

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:12:48 EST

(image) In this, Wednesday, July 22, 2015 photo, 1970’s heartthrob David Cassidy holds one of his favorite guitars as he gives a tour of his five-bedroom Florida mansion in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvLOCK_ze4JzAgC$Fdq9veYWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
NEW YORK — Former “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy says he’s struggling with memory loss. The 66-year-old actor-singer tells People magazine his family has a ...(image)

Steelers’ Joey Porter to plead guilty to fracas citations

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:50 EST

(image) This is a 2016 photo of Joey Porter of the Pittsburgh Steelers NFL football team. " src = "$0h9AErBHQlZUNDhoOaM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvUQhLBusI7P4yelx1TVVV3WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter plans to plead guilty to citations stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last ...(image)

Port Authority repairs broken rail in Mt. Washington transit tunnel, riders face delays

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:57:50 EST

Pittsburgh commuters may face delays of up to 20 minutes while workers make emergency repairs to a small fracture in the rail inside the Mt. ...(image)

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:27:52 EST

(image) President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, left, at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, where he announced that McMaster will be the new national security adviser. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv8IWWRcNoDjG1KwTnxjjHwWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, a prominent military strategist known as a creative thinker, as his ...(image)

Special delivery: U.S.-born panda cub Bao Bao bound for China

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:06:50 EST

(image) Panda Bao Bao eats bamboo during a farewell event at the National Zoo in Washington, DC, U.S., February 16, 2017. Bao Bao will soon be moved to China. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv3erVeO4TpH44wRfz8boBeWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WASHINGTON — The National Zoo is packing up its American-born panda cub Bao Bao for a one-way flight to China, where the 3-year-old will eventually ...(image)

Trump to roll back Obama’s climate, water rules through executive action

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:03:50 EST

President Trump is preparing executive orders aimed at reversing Obama-era policies on climate and water pollution, according to individuals briefed on the measures. While both ...(image)

Proposal would create center for Deer Lakes district, municipalities

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) The West Deer Township building on East Union Road could be replaced with a new community center if the township and Deer Lakes School District cooperate on a joint building project." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsLrlreAinulJ0eEt3em_JgWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A Deer Lakes School Board member is hoping the community will embrace his idea for a new community center. As envisioned by board member William ...(image)

Huggins has heart scare, West Virginia gets Big 12 win over Texas

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:39:50 EST

(image) West Virginia's Jevon Carter scores against Texas on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 in Morgantown, W.Va." src = "$4B$4icL2_mMDoq8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvcu4sUGmvFA_$1Jw361V7OWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — After West Virginia coach Bob Huggins dropped to his knees and clutched his chest in a scary moment shortly before halftime, Jevon ...(image)

Penn Hills basketball teams prepare for playoffs

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:15:01 EST

(image) Penn Hills' Ionie Banner (1) is fouled by Greensburg Central Catholic's Olivia Stawovy (10) as she drives to the basket during the third quarter on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at Penn Hills High School. Penn Hills won 55-39." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuGNJ5v5hR1D0IxtYXfYTBPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Penn Hills basketball programs didn’t back down from high expectations at the beginning of the season. For the second year in a row, the ...(image)

Springdale football coach Fulmore resigns less than week after being hired

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:18:57 EST

The Springdale football job “wasn’t a good fit,” said Mike Fulmore, who resigned as coach less than a week after the Dynamos hired him. Fulmore ...(image)

Cheswick Christian Academy advances in SWCAC playoffs behind Pollock’s 23 points

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:27:49 EST

Cheswick Christian Academy’s Ben Pollock showed no signs of rust from a nine-day layoff since the end of the regular season as he recorded a ...(image)

Alle-Kiski Valley high school notebook: Indoor track season concludes with Penn State meet

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:15:47 EST

Some of the Alle-Kiski Valley’s top track and field athletes are gearing up for the Pennsylvania Track & Field Coaches Association’s indoor championships, which take ...(image)

Area boys basketball teams embrace role of underdog for playoffs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:03:50 EST

(image) Highlands' R.J. Reiger drives past Penn Hills' Davion Stephens and Chavar Williamson (21) during their game at “The Shootout at Seton Hill” on Saturday Jan. 21, 2017. Penn Hills defeated Highlands, 67-59." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv0RxiA5vGh26uCBYJxWj$BWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Mitch DeZort delved into the NFL, and one of its biggest winners, for a metaphor on the Highlands boys basketball team. “People were talking about ...(image)

A-K Valley high school basketball preview capsules for Wednesday games

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:57:48 EST

(image) Deer Lakes’ Tyler Noble hustles past Freeport’s Kevin Lynch during the basketball game at Freeport Middle School on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017." src = "$N6RXS8ADAfUc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsasjfY7ju_n$bbLOerfoLhWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Boys Class 4A First round No. 7 Freeport (15-7) vs. No. 10 South Fayette (12-10) 8 p.m. Wednesday at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic Winner gets: ...(image)

High school scores, schedules for Feb. 21, 2017

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:33:55 EST

High schools Basketball Boys WPIAL playoffs Class 6A First round Wednesday’s schedule Canon-McMillan (17-5) vs. North Allegheny (14-8) at North Hills, 8 p.m.; North Hills ...(image)

High school notebook: WPIAL wants more info before ruling on football eligibility of CWNC transfers

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:51:52 EST

The WPIAL board wants more information before it decides the football eligibility of five Steelers sons who left Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic. At Monday’s board ...(image)

Bellwood-Antis knocks Ligonier Valley out of basketball playoffs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:48:54 EST

(image) Ligonier Valley starters wait to be introduced prior to their District 6 playoff game with Bellwood-Antis on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Ligonier Valley High School." src = "$2HOx4s$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsBt0fJZyR1P2LDn6LU1m8gWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Experience on the basketball court is important, just ask Ligonier Valley. Bellwood-Antis, the returning District 6-AA champions, shook off an 1-hour, 45-minute bus ride and ...(image)

Class AA wrestlers brace for regional tournament, spots in Hershey at stake

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:39:52 EST

(image) Southmoreland’s Tyler Griffiths wrestles Ellwood City’s Tyler Alberts in the 132-lb bout during the WPIAL Class AA championship at Canon-McMillan High School in Canonsburg, Pa. on Saturday Feb. 18, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYux5fzJLH1BZwmz5HguooWkWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
This time of year, every wrestler’s goal — other than winning when he steps on a mat — is get to the PIAA championships. They ...(image)

New Kiski football stadium expected to be complete by August

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:35:01 EST

The Kiski Area School District is moving forward with its new football stadium project, with the hope of having it ready for next school year. ...(image)

DEP approves Allegheny Valley Joint Sewage Authority wet weather plan

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:35:01 EST

It will cost the Allegheny Valley Joint Sewage Authority between $15 million and $20 million to upgrade its facilities to end sewage overflows caused by ...(image)

New Kensington minister, civil rights icons, dies just a few weeks before 99th birthday

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:35:00 EST

(image) Rev. Asa Roberts (left), sits as New Kensington Mayor Tom Guzzo gives a speech during the ceremony honoring Roberts, and renaming the section of Fourth Avenue between 11th Street and Hileman Drive as Asa W. Roberts Way, at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvKHbajco5F11utfB3FwQTRWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
An Alle-Kiski Valley civil rights icon and minister has died. The Rev. Asa W. Roberts, pastor of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in New Kensington ...(image)

Brentwood hires new special education director

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:08 EST

Christine Winiarski has been hired as the director of special education in the Brentwood School District. The Brentwood school board approved Winiarski’s hiring. She replaces ...(image)

Defense develops into strength for QV hockey

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:07 EST

(image) Quaker Valley's Noah Shultz carries the puck against Moon's Logan Rosser and Tyler Neihaus during a game Jan. 12, 2017, in Wexford." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuF1Tzst_psZHoLsm50VugDWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Heading into the final week of the PIHL’s regular season, Quaker Valley’s defense finally is intact. The Quakers, who played without at least one defenseman ...(image)

Sewickley Academy girls basketball continues on in playoffs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:07 EST

The local boys basketball teams have garnered much of the attention this season, but Sewickley Academy’s girls are sticking around in the postseason. The Panthers ...(image)

Quaker Valley wrestlers enjoy tournament success

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:07 EST

(image) Quaker Valley's Geoff Magin (bottom) and Keystone Oaks' Daniel Black wrestle during a match Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, at Quaker Valley Middle School." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu6UmBuzupsYoV6DJ1dCgOgWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Quaker Valley’s wrestling team continued to reach milestones in its first year as a varsity program. Five Quakers — Austin Francic, John Rocco Kazalas, Dominic ...(image)

2 main roads through Baldwin to see roadwork

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:07 EST

Meetings for municipal officials and community members are being scheduled at the Baldwin Borough Municipal Building to discuss PennDOT’s Rapid Bridge Replacement Project that includes ...(image)

Norwin boys make defensive adjustments

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:06 EST

(image) Norwin’s Remington Lojas (35) grabs a rebound against Greensburg Central Catholic in the first quarter on Saturday at Seton Hill." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtas2tx2kFtF9fu_F6ZerGPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Norwin boys basketball coach Lynn Washowich took a quick look at what he wanted his defense to play like during the Knights’ 65-53 season-closing Feb. ...(image)

Tough season a learning experience for Penn-Trafford boys

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:05 EST

(image) Penn-Trafford’s Joe Salesi (5) loses his dribble and the ball against Jeannette in the third quarter on Saturday at Seton Hill." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu8np130JsTqHa$D0qVj4npWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The future is now for the Penn-Trafford boys basketball team. The day immediately following Penn-Trafford’s 79-46 loss to section rival Woodland Hills to end the ...(image)

Penn-Trafford wrestlers ready for challenge at section tournament

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:05 EST

(image) Penn-Trafford’s Nick Coy (left) takes on Greensburg Salem’s DaJuan Hertzog at 126 pounds during a dual meet Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at Greensburg Salem High School in Greensburg." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvqJw1EuGiqZ8_Dqmw49QykWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Penn-Trafford wrestling coach Rich Ginther had one word to describe the Section 1-AAA tournament — brutal. Featuring some of the top talent in the WPIAL ...(image)

Norwin bowlers finish 6th at WPIBL tourney

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:05 EST

(image) Members of the Norwin Girls Youth Basketball Association 5B travel team won the South Fayette February Frenzy tournament. The team includes, from left, Valin Morrison, Keirnan McGough, Abby Ellingsen, Sidney Zajicek, Natalee Bertani, Giada Simonetta, Sydney Reiter and Paige Sullenberger." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuZGNP66cUJT59bvGZ13Ws2WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Norwin boys bowling team earned a sixth-place finish at the WPIBL championships last week and a spot in the Western Regional tournament March 11 ...(image)

Franklin Regional wrestlers prepare for section tournament

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:04 EST

(image) Franklin Regional’s Colton Camacho, front, wrestles Hempfield’s Vincent Distefanisduring the finals at the WCCA wrestling tournament at Franklin Regional Senior High School in Murrysville, Pa. on Saturday Jan. 07, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsu9o28zRCVCrEBSQ8bJI1jWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Danny Contraguerro came within one point last year of qualifying for the PIAA Class AAA wrestling championships. The Franklin Regional senior captured the Section 1 ...(image)

Penn-Trafford divers prepare for WPIAL meet

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:04 EST

(image) Penn-Trafford divers Victoria Woodley, Logan Sherwin, Nathan Paszek and Paige Kalik, with coach Mark Martini (center), will compete at the WPIAL championships Feb. 25, at North Allegheny." src = "$FYqUjpbumDo4wWVa6osx8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv0IMSo9$x$jJ3C7ycsfOpoWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Penn-Trafford senior Nate Paszek expects tough competition at the WPIAL Class AAA diving championship meet Saturday at North Allegheny, with some of it coming from ...(image)

Brentwood girls earn 1st-round victory

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:03 EST

(image) Brentwood's Morgan Dryburgh (right) and Hannah Livingston play against Frazier." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsLM6oI2O5gr1T33QLnYheRWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Brentwood girls basketball program has been revitalized in recent years. After an 11-year WPIAL playoff drought, the Spartans advanced to the postseason tournament the ...(image)

Baldwin hockey moves into 1st place

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:03 EST

Baldwin opened this week in first place in the Western Conference in the PIHL Class A division. A five-game winning streak down the home stretch ...(image)

Franklin Regional boys take 3rd at WPIBL tourney

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:03 EST

It had been a while since the Franklin Regional boys bowling team had a chance to play for a Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Bowling League team ...(image)

Franklin Regional girls fall short in opening round of playoffs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:03 EST

Franklin Regional bowed out of the WPIAL Class 5A girls basketball playoffs last Friday after a 52-45 loss to McKeesport in a hard-fought first-round game ...(image)

P-T’s Mickey nets 4 goals in overtime win

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:02 EST

Nathan Mickey’s overtime goal gave the Penn-Trafford hockey team a 9-8 victory over Hampton last Thursday at Center Ice Arena. Mickey finished with four goals ...(image)

Police say man attempted to scam money from Leetsdale Citizens Bank

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:02 EST

A Georgia man is facing numerous charges after Leetsdale police said he attempted to scam money from Citizens Bank at Giant Eagle, among other banks ...(image)

Section champion TJ gymnasts place 2nd in WPIAL

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:02 EST

(image) Thomas Jefferson gymnast Courtney Kelley competes during a meet Feb. 9, 2017, at Premier Gym and Cheer." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtZ0dU34oRZTls3nQW$h0GdWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Thomas Jefferson’s gymnastics team finished as the WPIAL runner-up in the championship meet held last week at Moon. Moon won the WPIAL team championship with a ...(image)

Baldwin’s Gilbert, Larkin cited as section all-stars

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:02 EST

Two members of the Baldwin girls basketball team were named all-section this season. Senior guard Lauren Gilbert was a first-team selection, and junior guard Abbey ...(image)

Combat engineer from Burrell Township was ‘great American dad’

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:01 EST

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When Ashlee Krum was a child, her mother laughed as she watched her and her father, Bruce, ride around the yard on his three-wheeler. “We ...(image)

Baldwin’s Johnston wins indoor championship

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:01 EST

(image) Baldwin's Dave Johnston competes in the indoor pole vault event at a recent meet in 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuH26HGXV85cR5kKAswXNXZWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
From early indications, the Baldwin boys track and field team will be strong in the pole vault during the spring season. Dave Johnston won the ...(image)

Duquesne Light set to prune, remove trees in Sewickley

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:01 EST

After servicing several similar projects on trees five years ago, Duquesne Light Co. will return in March to Sewickley for pruning and possible removal of ...(image)

British lawmakers reconsider Trump invitation

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:00:00 EST

LONDON — British lawmakers on Monday kicked off a debate on whether to withdraw an invitation to President Trump for a state visit — an ...(image)

Storms, tornadoes damage scores of buildings in Texas

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:42:52 EST

(image) A CPS Energy transmission tower is bent in half Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in San Antonio. Severe storms pushed at least two tornadoes through parts of San Antonio overnight, ripping the roofs off homes and damaging dozens of other houses and apartments yet causing only minor injuries, authorities said Monday. (Tyler White/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)" src = "$Cbs$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvWcOBOQjTTiw3VBjW5fDI_WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
SAN ANTONIO — Severe storms that pushed several tornadoes through parts of Central Texas ripped the roofs from homes in San Antonio and toppled auto-carrier ...(image)

Evacuations ordered in rain-soaked region of California

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:42:51 EST

(image) A sign warns motorists of flooding on northbound Highway 101, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in Corte Madera, Calif. Heavy downpours are swelling creeks and rivers and bringing threats of flooding in California's already soggy northern and central regions. The National Weather Service map shows floods, snow and wind advisories for the northern part of the state.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvhsqnwN5ImAM7jQb6_CfdGWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
SAN FRANCISCO — Evacuations were ordered in Central California on Monday and flash-flood warnings were issued elsewhere as downpours swelled creeks and rivers to troubling ...(image)

Officials say they can’t do much about lingering political signs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:30:55 EST

(image) Trump campaign signs are still attached to a utility pole along Route 30 near Jeannette on Feb. 20, 2017. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsf7CQAToXQtEoUYoq$yGXVWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
John Smiley said he was tired of seeing Donald Trump campaign signs on Route 30 more than three months after the presidential election. “I’m just ...(image)

Bill would allow families to force drug treatment committals

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:30:55 EST

(image) Rachele Morelli (center) of Greensburg leads a prayer during a vigil for her son, Jonathan Morelli, in a parking lot near Hempfield High School on Feb. 9, 2013. Dozens of friends, family and classmates gathered to remember the Hempfield senior, who died of an overdose on Feb. 6, 2013. Kim Stepinsky | For The Tribune-Review" src = "$2M$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsmiamM97p9Ks8NuthV_UoEWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Lawmakers could weigh a proposal to give relatives of loved ones battling drug addiction a “tough love” treatment option. The proposal would allow family members ...(image)

New roads in New Stanton: 3 roundabouts could debut this week

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:33:48 EST

(image) New roundabouts are part of improvements along the Interstate 70 corridor in New Stanton. Motorists in New Stanton could be using the new roundabouts this week. The circular intersections are tentatively set to open Friday as part of improvements along the Interstate 70 corridor. Photo submitted by Todd Downs | Drone Hobbyist (Please use full credit) " src = "$CRh_0VxWYIqs8dgN2c$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuqfZJ2lBgyYw9cpvGn0indWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Motorists in New Stanton could be using three new roundabouts this week. The circular intersections are tentatively set to open Friday as part of improvements ...(image)

Already? Pittsburgh Hays eagles have a new egg

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:48:51 EST

(image) Eagle watchers line up along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail in Pittsburgh's Hays neighborhood for a glimpse of the nesting bald eagles on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012. From the eagles' behavior, it appears they have an egg in their new nest." src = "$Ops$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvnbBCr6YbB7T3YV$DcEcISWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Update — The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania on Monday confirmed that the Hays bald eagles have an egg. Rachel Handel of Audubon said observers ...(image)

Kremlin calls Ukraine peace proposal ‘absurd’

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:33:52 EST

(image) Women light candles Monday in Kiev, Ukraine, in commemoration of the third anniversary of pro-European Union protests." src = "$p$XAy5t2yCTM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsJfGBQu9Vg_$NlmXrvS5_cWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WASHINGTON — The Kremlin said Monday that the Russian government does not know anything about a Ukraine peace plan crafted by an opposition Ukrainian lawmaker ...(image)

Famine declared in part of South Sudan

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:33:52 EST

(image) A mother feeds her child a peanut-based paste for treatment of acute malnutrition in Juba, South Sudan." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu2Vnr8dRJTF8aMRhpxId4MWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
KAMPALA, Uganda — Famine has been declared in two counties of South Sudan, according to an announcement by the South Sudan government and three U.N. ...(image)

Union sues over Iowa collective bargaining law

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:33:52 EST

DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa law that eliminates most collective bargaining rights for public workers is unconstitutional and should be blocked, according to a ...(image)

Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:33:51 EST

(image) FILE - In this Thursday, March 27, 2014, file photo, Russian ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin returns to his seat after speaking at United Nations headquarters. Russian officials said Churkin died suddenly in New York City on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsN4e85Z8SLkVX2uZOf$Nc$WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
NEW YORK — Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country’s interests who ...(image)

Spooked by hackers, businesses stockpile bitcoin

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:27:52 EST

SAN FRANCISCO — U.S. corporations that have long resisted bending to the demands of computer hackers who take their networks hostage are increasingly stockpiling bitcoin, ...(image)

Universities increasingly turn to private planes for coaches, execs

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:27:51 EST

BOSTON — Once seen as a luxury of the corporate world, private planes are becoming increasingly common at U.S. colleges and universities as schools try ...(image)

Investors seek haven in thriving gold trade

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:27:51 EST

What works for gold in practice rarely works in theory. The last three interest-rate increases should, all other things being equal, be bad for the ...(image)

1 year later, laid-off employees of Oreo owner struggle to find way

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:27:51 EST

(image) Susana Palomo, a student at the French Pastry School in Chicago, was called back to work at a Nabisco plant after being laid off and was torn between returning to her former job and pursuing a new career." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYudIA4GOI7Azz1xvrA9y$wQWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
CHICAGO — Susana Palomo couldn’t sleep for a week, torn between a dream and reality. One of the hundreds of workers laid off last year ...(image)

Jeter, Stallings get past potential anxiety, forge strong partnership for Panthers

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:12:48 EST

(image) Pitt's Sheldon Jeter plays against Florida State on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Petersen Events Center." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs5$ck0J890OmSiJfhulnNBWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Pitt senior Sheldon Jeter remembers what it was like last year getting reacquainted with coach Kevin Stallings. “There was an awkward phone call at first,” ...(image)

Cold caps helped this woman keep most of her hair during chemotherapy

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:12:49 EST

(image) Barbra Vukich, 52, of North Sewickley controlled her hair loss during chemotherapy treatment by using cold caps. Vukich was diagnosed with breast cancer in December." src = "$c8qTbdszHRs$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs_Wmvff9J04pmX5GXphanDWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
When she learned she had breast cancer, Barbra Vukich’s thoughts turned to her daughter. Vukich, 52, of North Sewickley didn’t want to distract the 18-year-old ...(image)

Cross-training has multiple benefits for runners

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:12:49 EST

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Spring is almost upon us, and many will take to the outdoors to renew fitness routines. In a recent study, UPMC researchers found that runners ...(image)

What ails the flu vaccine

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:12:48 EST

(image) Tom Frieden (R), Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) receives a flu vaccine during the Influenza Outlook 2015-2016: Preparing for the Upcoming Season press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on September 17, 2015. AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYswjQaDMpOuIuf5D9e6pKueWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Each year during the flu season, I am bombarded by patients and friends telling me that despite receiving the flu shot, they end up catching ...(image)

Reversing the decline in military readiness

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:09 EST

On Jan. 27, President Donald Trump signed an exceptionally important executive order initiating both the beginning of the rebuilding of the U.S. armed forces and ...(image)

Fox Chapel elementary students to plant vegetable garden through $500 grant

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:09 EST

Tomatoes and carrots will sprout this summer in place of overgrown thistle at the Hartwood Elementary School in Indiana Township. Students will learn to get ...(image)

Pine-Richland thespians gear up to bring 'Dreamcoat' musical to life

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:08 EST

(image) The cast for Pine Richland's musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" pose for a picture Feb. 8, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuOYz26e4tsPtugC696kD0hWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The stage at Pine-Richland High School will be full of color and light with the spring musical production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” ...(image)

Forbes Road students to compete in Hershey trade skill tournament

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:08 EST

(image) Emergency response majors Karina Singh and Nicole Rossti of Plum and Gateway high schools, respectively, are two of 36 Forbes Road Career and Technology Center students to qualify to participate in state competition. The team is working on fingerprinting techniques." src = "$N7dvBZfJO2M$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv3ceSVkSfnS41It6gnVww7WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Forbes Road Career and Technology Center will be sending students to a trade skill state competition in Hershey in April. Students will be competing in ...(image)

Trump mirrors Obama’s foreign policy

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:08 EST

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump accused Barack Obama of treating America’s adversaries “with tender love and care” while our allies were “snubbed and criticized ...(image)

Trump as King Lear, Queeg

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:07 EST

“I am a man more sinned against than sinning.” — William Shakespeare, “King Lear” Scarcely a month into his presidency, Donald Trump resembles a combination ...(image)

Hampton man takes home 1st in Pittsburgh Indoor Rowing Championship

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:07 EST

(image) Mike Bowman, left, who won the rowing championship in the 60-plus division, coach Lauren Schueler, and teammate David Knott, from Sewickley, who won the 50-59 age group." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvBrCkMOZSIu36H3XvkIcOCWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
After placing second the past two years, Michael Bowman of Hampton topped the podium at the Pittsburgh Indoor Rowing Championship regatta last month. Bowman, 62, ...(image)

Blawnox hires code enforcement officer, former U.S. Geological Survey staffer

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:07 EST

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A former U.S. Geological Survey staffer has taken on the role of Blawnox code enforcement officer. Mallori McDowell started this month as a part-timer, about ...(image)

Plum’s Holiday Park Elementary students go on the air

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:06 EST

Emily Bologna is well on her way to a career in journalism with help from an enrichment program at her school. Sixth-graders at Plum’s Holiday ... [...]

Spaghetti fundraiser in Monroeville to help Park Swim Club ‘stay afloat’

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:06 EST

A pool that has been a bastion in the community for more than 50 years is depending on an upcoming fundraiser to avoid sinking. “We ...(image)

Shoe drive helps retired racing greyhounds

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:06 EST

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A shoe drive to help an organization find homes for retired racing greyhounds is set to launch, and Oakmont couple seeks to repeat as top ...(image)

Planning for some spring home projects

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:05 EST

It’s time to start lining up contractors and other resources for your spring and summer home projects, says Julia Walton, executive manager of the Westmoreland ...(image)

Pine-Richland Air Force JROTC dominant at drill, volleyball competitions

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:05 EST

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The Pine-Richland High School Air Force Junior ROTC took home top awards recently in two very different competitions – drill and volleyball. At the Jan. ...(image)

Shaler Area Cheer team wins World Championship

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:05 EST

The Shaler Area Varsity Competitive Cheerleading squad ended a banner year at the top of the world. The Shaler Area cheerleaders took first place at ... [...]

State grant helps, but fed money ‘sorely needed’ for Aspinwall firefighters

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:04 EST

While Aspinwall Fire Chief Gene Marsico is very happy his department will get $14,400 from the state, he’s still waiting on the big money his ...(image)

Tuesday takes

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:04 EST

A better state budget, but ... : Meeting with Trib staffers last week, Commonwealth Foundation vice president Nathan Benefield said Gov. Tom Wolf’s $32.3 billion ...(image)

Bridgeville woman integrates healthy activities with the business of life

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:04 EST

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New offerings such as corporate volleyball leagues and open-gym pickleball is making the Pittsburgh Indoor Sports Arena in Harmar more than a place for kiddie ...(image)