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Fatal crash closes Frankstown Avenue in East Hills

Updated less than a minute ago One person was killed in a head-on crash Friday morning on Frankstown Avenue in Pittsburgh's East Hills. An Allegheny County 911 supervisor said the crash happened in the 8300 block of Frankstown Avenue at about 5:30 a.m. First responders reported one person was d

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 10:51:48

Fair Districts PA's Beaver County chapter sees support growing for its anti-gerrymandering efforts

In the six months since it formed, Fair Districts PA's Beaver County chapter has not only seen its membership grow, but momentum gather for a redistricting lawsuit and stalled state bills intended to take partisan politics out of the map-drawing process for legislative and congressional districts. M

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Live, local music this holiday weekend

You've got options to hear some good, live music this long holiday weekend. You can't spend the whole holiday weekend eating leftovers and watching football with relatives. At some point, you've got to get out of the house, maybe to check out some live, local music. Along with the Beaver Light-Up Fe

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-11-23 17:00:00

Fire, accident keep responders busy

A New Castle fireman said no injuries were reported in a fire that severely damaged a house in South New Castle Borough early Thanksgiving Day. The fire broke out around 12:15 a.m. Thursday in the two-story frame house at 2106 S. Beaver St. that appeared to be undergoing renovations. The newly merge

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2017-11-23 18:00:00

Food Pantry Provides Thanksgiving Meals After Robbery, Seeking Donations

SOUTH BEAVER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) - A food pantry in Beaver County is seeking donations after police say a suspect broke in and stole hundreds of dollars worth of the pantry's food. According to the Beaver County Times, the robbery occurred at the Faith Restorations Food Pantry. The theft did not stop

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 17:25:12

Caught on video: Police pursuit on Route 28 in Harmar Township

Updated: 10:22 AM EST Nov 23, 2017 Police say a television was stolen from Walmart in Harrison Township on Wednesday afternoon. A witness shared this video of a pursuit on Route 28 with Pittsburgh's Action News 4. Updated: 10:22 AM EST Nov 23, 2017 Police say a television was stolen from Walmart

WTAE.COM - 2017-11-23 15:22:00

Man charged with kidnapping, assaulting ex in front of her children

HOMEWOOD, Pa. - A Pittsburgh man is charged with kidnapping and assaulting his ex in front of her children. Channel 11 went through the criminal complaint, which details the woman's alleged ordeal that police say lasted about 48 hours. The victim claims she and her children were held against their w

WPXI - 2017-11-24 00:23:55

Cold air sticks around early Friday before temperatures briefly climb

PITTSBURGH - It has been a chilly start to the holiday weekend across the Pittsburgh area. Temperatures dropped into the low 20s early Thursday, and temperatures have had a tough time getting out of the 30s in many spots. The cold air will stick around early Friday with overnight lows falling into t

WPXI - 2017-11-23 21:01:38

Long Beach Camerata To Sing Handel's "Messiah"

The Long Beach Camerata Singers will present Handel's "Messiah" at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at the Beverly O'Neill Theater (300 E. Ocean Blvd.). The 80-voice choir, along with Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra and four professional soloists will perform. A pre-concert lecture will be at 3:30 p.m. T

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

SHOP LOCAL: Long Beach Windsurf Center Specializes In Water, Beach Activities

Editor's Note: It's easy to talk-the-talk about shopping local for the holidays, and it's just as easy to walk-the-walk since so many independent retailers are selling gifts close to home. For the sixth consecutive year, The Grunion Gazette is highlighting a few of the many outstanding and unique mo

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

ON THE WATER: Holidays On The Water

There was gratitude in the air. Last weekend, 33 boats raced in the second Sunday Sailors of Seal Beach Yacht Club series, and as I entered the clubhouse after the race, I sensed the crowded room of sailors were more than thankful for a great day of sailboat racing. They were. It was the first race

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

ANOTHER VIEW: Holiday Tips For Parents

The holidays can be a whirlwind of activities. There's shopping to do, parties to attend, community festivals to enjoy - which should all be magical and exciting, right? But, what if just the thought of going to a crowded mall, meeting with relatives you haven't seen in a while or walking around a n

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

CSULB Choirs To Sing In Holidays With Annual Tradition

It's a nearly 40-year-old tradition - the Winter Festival Concert - from about 200 singers of the California State University, Long Beach, Bob Cole Conservatory of Music. This year sees some new features, including songs with the 26-plus member Southern California Brass Consortium and new concert pr

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Tesla's Semi already making waves at LA, Long Beach port complex - 2 years before its release

Tesla's flashy unveiling last week of a futuristic, electric heavy-duty truck was an eye-opener for industry experts, who are hopeful but still wonder if its game-changing features could truly be mass-produced affordably. Nevertheless, officials at the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are go

DAILY BREEZE - 2017-11-23 19:33:50

Long Beachers Can Help With Giving Tuesday

Volunteers from the Never Forgotten Foundation unload a truck Friday at the Long Beach Rescue Mission. The foundation donated two 25-foot truckloads of food just in time for Thanksgiving.-Gazette photo by Damien Barranco Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Boxing Day and #GivingTuesday. They all have one th

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 01:00:00

Long Beach Turkey Trot 2017

Did you "beat the turkey" with us at the Long Beach Turkey Trot? Hundreds of runners, some in costume, descended on the beach on Thanksgiving day to participate in the annual Long Beach Turkey Trot and to have their picture taken with the official Grunion Turkey.

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-23 22:40:00

Local orthodontist doing life-changing work for free

PITTSFORD - Hundreds of children are smiling a little bigger this Thanksgiving thanks to a local dental practice. Get it Straight Orthodontics was the first practice in New York State to start the "Smile for a Lifetime" program. It offers free dental work to children and teens from low-income famili

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 02:16:00

Supreme Court case could open the door for sports betting in NY

Sports betting has been illegal in most of the United States for the last 25 years. But, now, there's a chance that could change. On December 4, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in an appeal filled by the state of New Jersey. They're attempting to prove the federal ban on sports betti

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 02:37:00

Political Roundup: Environmental groups thank Schumer

A letter signed by 160 organizations includes several based in Rochester/Finger Lakes A letter signed by 160 environmental groups thanks U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer "for putting the health and safety of our communities ahead of the White House's pro-polluter policies." Schumer is a Democrat and the U.S.

MPNNOW - 2017-11-24 07:01:00

Two charged with murder in Genesee Valley burned body case

Two Rochester residents were charged with murder in the burned body case in Genesee Valley Park earlier this year, Rochester police announced Thursday. Imani R. Williams, 28, and Syjesman T. Brown, Jr., 32, are each charged with second-degree murder in the May slaying of David Jones, Jr., 34, of Roc

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 21:13:37