After investigations and scandal, rocky community relations, and a rising homicide rate, Mayor Bill Peduto has for the first time in the history of the Pittsburgh Police Bureau selected an outsider as chief.
City of Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief this afternoon.
The state is out with new information about how many private drinking water wells have been contaminated due to drilling activities.
It’s an architectural gem of historic significance, but now advanced in disrepair, it looks more like a home for the Addams family or the Munster’s than the mansion of a steel baron from gilded age.
Every time it rains, raw sewage overflows into our rivers and streams – and the federal government is mandating a multi-billion dollar fix to our sewer systems.
A brazen theft at a school bus company – and the thieves had plenty of fuel for their getaway.
Every time it rains heavily, raw sewage flows into our rivers and streams.
A federal grand jury that has heard from several staff and police officials linked to former Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has expired without returning indictments.
There was no one like her before – or since.
If you’ve spent any time on the North Shore, you know the geese are a problem.
As more people are taking to their bicycles as a primary mode of transportation, the city of Pittsburgh is trying to become more bike-friendly.
North Braddock got dealt a mighty blow with the death of big steel, and it has never regained its footing.
The battle lines have been drawn over coal, and the carbon emissions at coal-fired power plants like the one in Homer City have become the focus.
They’re the size of a football field, holding millions of gallons of drilling water, and recently they’ve attracted the unwanted attention of state environmental regulators.
It’s a front row seat to watch wildlife in action.