It wasn’t an offering of communion or a traditional service, even as the congregation sang.
Pittsburgh’s mayor-elect is taking applications for his transition teams.
Every mayor of Pittsburgh brings a different style and personality to the job — the grandmotherly Sophie Masloff, the technical skills of Tom Murphy, the people-loving Bob O’Connor, and the youthful Luke Ravenstahl — quick impressions come to mind. So what about Bill Peduto?
Mayor-elect Bill Peduto is looking for people to fill his staff.
A Scott Township native, Bill Peduto is the first suburban-born resident in over a hundred years to be elected mayor of Pittsburgh.
In addition to choosing Bill Peduto to be the next mayor of Pittsburgh, local voters also decided that city workers should live inside city limits.
In an unsurprising election, Bill Peduto will become the next mayor of Pittsburgh.
Should city employees like police and firefighters be required to live in the city — or should the city be free to hire the most qualified employees no matter where they live?
Today is Election Day and there are some key races to be aware of in our area.
The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police hit bottom this week. Two ranking members of the bureau were subpoenaed before a grand jury, and today, the former chief pleaded guilty to charges of corruption — unfairly tarring all those who serve.
The appearance that insider knowledge was the only way to get choice after-hours assignments at local nightspots and other events, for which uniformed officers could apply, has brought federal and local scrutiny.
At the Pittsburgh Fire Academy, 28 recruits — training to become firefighters — are drilled in all aspects of fire suppression.
The job can be dangerous and difficult for sure, but you might be surprised to find out that of the city’s top 100 paid employees last year, more than half were firefighters, each making more than $115,000.
It’s a tale of two cities — with two very different outcomes.
A new witness was called before a federal grand jury delving into Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s administration.