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Allegheny County Jail Inmate Found Hanging In Cell Dies

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - An Allegheny County Jail inmate who was found hanging in a cell Tuesday morning has died. Sixty-two-year-old Ross Frye, of Homestead, was found just before 10 a.m. Tuesday. Allegheny County officials say medics provided assistance to Frye and paramedics were called to the facilit

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 06:15:00

Man Charged After Search Warrant Leads To Drug Bust

ELIZABETH, Pa. (KDKA) - Officers from the Elizabeth Borough K-9 Unit served a search warrant that led to a drug bust Friday in Elizabeth. Officers located six pounds of marijuana, 1.5 grams of cocaine, digital scales, and packaging material. Dixon has been charged with possession, possession with in

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 19:48:00

Dog parks offer place for pooches to exercise, socialize

On a recent sunny Friday afternoon, Jeanne Henney of McMurray brought her three dogs to Mingo Creek County Park's off-leash dog park, where the trio romped around the field with a border collie/Labrador retriever named Alvin, whose owner had driven from Dravosburg, Allegheny County, to visit the do

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-09-24 00:57:24

First airplane ride puts birthday boy on cloud nine

Jaxson Jaki had a birthday party that would blow out the candles on most kids' celebrations. On Saturday, six days before his actual natal anniversary, Jaxson shared a festive fourth birthday with parents, relatives, preschool friends and their families at Finleyville Airport. Wings were the main

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-09-24 00:57:27

SBA offering loans to repair damage from July 29 flash flooding

Low-interest loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to homeowners, renters, business owners and nonprofit organizations damaged by flooding July 29. The deadline to apply is October 23. The July 29 storm dumped three inches of rain in the region with some areas receiving fou

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-24 06:30:00

Club Hub: Mon Valley Cloggers share a love of dancing

Editor's note: This story is part of our monthly Club Hub series highlighting the community service and social clubs operating in the Herald-Standard readership area. Sounds of music and hard tapping on a dance floor can be heard from the basement at the Forward Township home of Cliff Loehr where th

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-24 06:15:00

Weekly Wrap: Tequila At Taco Bell, McDonald's Self-Serve Kiosks And More

PITTSBURGH, PA - We're getting awfully tired of hurricane season. Not as tired as the poor people in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, obviously, but we're wearying of seeing the devastation Mother Nature is capable of bringing. Calm down, ma. For folks who might have been immersed in the nonstop

PATCH - 2017-09-23 12:30:00

Woman Charged In Arson Of Neighbor's Home; 3 Hurt

MONESSEN, Pa. (AP) - Authorities have charged a woman in the arson of a neighbor's house in Pennsylvania that led to three injuries to firefighters. Forty-eight-year-old Laurel Lee Womack is charged with arson, aggravated assault and causing a catastrophe in Tuesday's blaze in Monessen. Police said

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 22:37:00

Learning curve: Rookie 1B Josh Bell bright spot for Pirates

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Bell (55) avoids the tag from St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina to score from third during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) PITTSBURGH (AP) - The perfectionist in Josh Bell fueled the Pittsburgh Pi

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-24 04:44:00

Air, Guitar: Whether he's guiding a craft or crafting an instrument, Tony Pavilonus is a man of many talents

PATTERSON TOWNSHIP - Before there were the Blues Brothers, there were the Ravins. And Tony Pavilonus played a key role in shaping their story at Wheaton High School North, near Chicago. The group featured a quintet of close friends who were swept up in the rock 'n' roll explosion of the early 1960s

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-24 08:00:00

Club Hub: Fayette County Historical Society tells important stories

Buy Now The Abel Colley Tavern and Museum, located on Route 40 in Menallen Township, is the home of the Fayette County Historical Society. The society holds monthly meetings here as well as hosts three exhibitions a year related to local history. Frances Borsodi Zajac|Herald-Standard Fayette County

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-24 06:00:00

Updated Sheepskin Trail plans to be displayed at public meeting Tuesday

Updated plans for the route of Fayette County's Sheepskin Trail will be on display at a public meeting Tuesday. The Friends of the Sheepskin Trail are hosting the meeting at the Fairchance Volunteer Fire Department, 31 Pittsburgh St., from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Donna Holdorf, executive director of the N

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-24 06:00:00

Column: Are the Steelers really that good?

How good are the Steelers? We don't know, and we won't know much more after their trip to Chicago. The Bears stink. On paper, the Steelers' defense looks much better, but it's impossible to gauge how much it has improved after a game against a kid making his first start and somebody named Case Keenu

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-24 04:59:00

Steelers hoping to avoid another letdown to sub-par team

The Steelers had never won in Chicago, and the 6-2 Bears of Dave Wannstedt took a 27-20 lead early in the fourth quarter behind QB Erik Kramer. The Steelers tied the game on Erric Pegram's second touchdown run of the day, but Alonzo Spellman tipped a Neil O'Donnell pass near the goal line and it was

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-24 04:00:00

Steelers seek to exorcise "Road Worriers" persona

Updated 2 minutes ago Dorothy Gale didn't click her heels three times and proclaim, "There's no place like road." Nobody ever recited a proverb that proclaimed, "Road is where the heart is" or "A man's road is his castle." Lynyrd Skynyrd didn't pen "Sweet Road Alabama," and Macaulay Culkin didn

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-09-23 23:25:20

Wow Houses: Five Luxurious Downtown Pittsburgh Condos

PITTSBURGH, PA - A clear indication that Downtown Pittsburgh has become a hip place to live is the increasing number of high-end condominiums that have sprung up there in recent years. Offering spectacular views and instant access to the Cultural District and the myriad of Downtown dining options, t

PATCH - 2017-09-23 12:30:00

Though Heart-less, Nancy Wilson still will rock Pittsburgh

Bob Seger looks ready to turn the page on his career as an arena rocker. The "Ramblin' Gamblin Man" on Thursday will play PPG Paints Arena for the last time, or at least that's what his publicity team teased on Twitter when the concert was first announced months ago. Seger hasn't confirmed any retir

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-24 08:00:00

Katy Perry brings "Witness: The Tour" to Pittsburgh

Katy Perry, the singer-songwriter known for such hits as "I Kissed a Girl" and "California Gurls," brought her "Witness: The Tour" to Pittsburgh last night. Here are City Paper photo intern Jake Mysliwczyk's photo highlights from Perry's show at PPG Paints Arena.

PGHCITYPAPER.COM - 2017-09-23 21:01:56

FBI reviewing violent Pittsburgh arrest on Facebook video

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The FBI is reviewing a violent arrest recorded by a bystander and posted to Facebook, which has one Pittsburgh officer involved on temporary desk duty. The FBI says Friday it's trying to determine whether a civil rights violation potentially occurred during Tuesday night's arrest o

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-23 13:29:00

Police: Mayoral candidate facing lewd conduct charge

NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans mayoral candidate was arrested on a charge of lewd conduct after police said he was found with his pants pulled down in the back of an Uber in Santa Monica, Calif., Nola.com reported. Frank Scurlock was picked up on a charge of public masturbation in February, police said

WPXI - 2017-09-23 13:43:57