It was the first full day on the Allegheny River for boaters this holiday weekend, but for some an unwelcome sight spoiled the day.
It’s never a good time to have a chemical spill on the Allegheny River, but especially, as we head into a holiday weekend that has boaters and swimmers enjoying the unofficial end to summer. Although the DEP has a warning for the entire holiday weekend, it will only affect a section of the Allegheny.
A body was pulled from the Allegheny River in Verona Friday night. According to police the body was found near Outboard Haven Marina in the 200-block of Arch Street around 6:30 p.m.
Zambelli is putting on a big show this weekend, but it’s not going just going to light up the sky with their trademark fireworks. Crews are getting ready to “Light The River” on fire!
Zambelli is famous for its fireworks, but this weekend they’re adding something different to the mix. The company plans to “Light The River” after Pitt’s game against Buffalo at Heinz Field.
After conducting an intense search of the Washington Boulevard area with cadaver dogs, authorities moved their search for a missing woman who was swept away in Friday’s flash flooding to the Allegheny River.
Crews rescued 18 children and four others from the Allegheny River after their dragon boat capsized near the Ninth Street Bridge.
Everyone from Pittsburgh knows that Mt. Washington is the best place to take in the sights of downtown; but it’s not the only place in town with an amazing view of the city.
There was quite a commotion at the Sharpsburg marina Friday night when a jeep went into the Allegheny River.
National Geographic recently ranked Pittsburgh on its list of the 6 Best Cities To Kayak. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced kayaker, Kayak Pittsburgh provides the perfect opportunities to get out and explore the region’s rivers and lakes!
The family of Kelly Nicole Smith, who was found murdered exactly four years ago on Tuesday, has increased a reward from $10,000 to $15,000 for information leading to an arrest in the case.
A man was taken to the hospital early this morning after two police officers pulled him from the Allegheny River.
The Coast Guard has a message for boaters on Pittsburgh’s three rivers this Memorial Day weekend.
Every day, trucks offload natural gas drilling wastewater at the McKeesport Water Authority treatment plant. Once treated inside, the cleaner water is discharged into the Monongahela River. Come May 19, that will stop.
The Army Corps of Engineers has more information on the lock service reduction on the Allegheny River. For more details, visit their website.