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Amtrak to offer expanded bike service on Pittsburgh route

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Amtrak is about to offer roll-on bicycle service on a route that passes through Pittsburgh.

An Amtrak spokeswoman tells the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (http://bi. more »»

 
 
 
Train stops before hitting unconscious woman on tracks

August 28, 2015

AVELLA, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say a freight train has braked in time to avoid hitting an unconscious woman who was lying on the tracks. more »»

2 waive hearings, to court in Pittsburgh barbershop slaying

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two men will stand trial in the robbery-slaying of a man who allegedly sold synthetic marijuana out of his Pittsburgh barbershop.

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (http://bit. more »»

Physician in country club lake died of natural causes

August 28, 2015

CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) — The body pulled from a lake in a western Pennsylvania country club was that of a physician who died of natural causes. more »»

State police: Unresponsive woman on tracks stops train

August 28, 2015

AVELLA, Pa. (AP) — State police were trying to determine how and why a woman wound up unresponsive on railroad tracks in southwestern Pennsylvania, causing a freight train to stop. more »»

School stab suspect to be adult by time of juvenile hearing

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A teen charged with stabbing 20 fellow students and a security guard at a Pennsylvania high school will be an adult by the time a hearing concludes to determine whether he shoul... more »»

Weekly US oil and natural gas rig count down by 8 to 877

August 28, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. this week declined by eight to 877. more »»

Man says gun was in his underwear when it fired, killing pal

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a man told them he was adjusting a gun he kept in his underwear when it fired, killing one of his friends. more »»

Firearms instructor who killed trooper gets 2 weeks in jail

August 28, 2015

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a former Pennsylvania State Police firearms instructor to two weeks in jail for accidentally shooting and killing a trooper during a training accident. more »»

Reward offered for arrest in hit-and-run that killed boy, 2

August 28, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police have identified a suspect hit-and-run crash that killed a 2-year-old boy crossing the street with his mother in April. more »»

Housing authority wants paintball business off its land

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh's housing authority wants a paintball business off its 200-acre land.

Neil "Buddy" Wright has run paintball games on the city's land since 1989. more »»

Former Pennsylvania newspaper publisher Edward Hourigan dies

August 28, 2015

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Edward P. Hourigan, a former publisher of The Citizens' Voice in Wilkes-Barre, has died. more »»

Suspect was adjusting gun in underwear when it killed friend

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a man claims he was adjusting a gun he kept in his underwear when it went off in a car, killing another passenger. more »»

Things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania

August 28, 2015

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday. more »»

Firearms instructor who killed trooper faces sentencing

August 28, 2015

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania State Police firearms instructor who accidentally killed a trooper during a training accident is being sentence. more »»

9 western Pennsylvania newspapers put up for sale

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nine western Pennsylvania publications, including four daily newspapers, are up for sale as Trib Total Media implements a strategic plan. more »»

Local Elks club: School's 'Girls Gone Wild' event is ruse

August 28, 2015

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — If female students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania are going wild this weekend, they won't be doing it at the local Elks clu. more »»

Trib putting 9 western Pennsylvania publications up for sale

August 28, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nine western Pennsylvania publications, including four daily papers, are up for sale as Trib Total Media implements a strategic plan.

The company said Friday (http://bit. more »»

 
 

Open House at Boogersburg School August 30, 2015

Go “back to school” 19th century style at Boogersburg One Room School, built in 1877 by Moses Thompson, and open until 1952. From a wooden desk, learn using soapstone, slate, and chalkboards. Teachers will instruct you in spelling, mental math, and interactive activities, followed by recess games. more »

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Pennsylvania News Poll

  1. The two schools should have merged.
  2. I think it’s the right move.
  3. The diocese had its mind made up, and more discussion was needed.
  4. As a community, we need to accept and support the decision.
 
 
 
 

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