Workers recently demonstrated downtown, demanding that all employers provide paid sick leave to everyone who works in the city.
A bill introduced to Pittsburgh City Council today aims to crack down on underage drinking.
This summer’s Kenny Chesney concert attracted thousands of fans who spent millions of dollars in the city. It took dozens of off-duty and on-duty Pittsburgh police officers to handle.
About two dozen people gathered Wednesday night outside the Pittsburgh Zone 5 Police Station after an incident on Kelly Street in Homewood where there was a meeting of a group called the Community Empowerment Association.
During the campaign, the two seemed inseparable — Rich Fitzgerald and Bill Peduto — politically attached at the hips.
There’s a reason Bill Peduto used a city street sweeper as a symbol of his campaign.
Longtime City Councilman William Peduto has won the Democratic nomination for mayor, defeating former state auditor general Jack Wagner and state Rep. Jake Wheatley.
The race for Pittsburgh mayor is heating up.
A Washington city councilman has been reprimanded, for calling a friend gay while sending out an email testing a citywide alert system.
The lights were on in Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s office Thursday night. But if the mayor was in, he wasn’t about to speak to the gauntlet of cameras and reporters waiting outside his office.
Pittsburgh City Controller Michael Lamb says he wants a full accounting of the expenditures by the mayor’s bodyguards. He made a formal request on Friday that all records be turned over.
A city councilman is now calling on Mayor Luke Ravenstahl to put Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper on a leave of absence.
Here’s a recap of the Thursday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News in case you missed any of the top interviews.
Free parking is the norm at most suburban shopping malls, but those who shop in Downtown Pittsburgh or the city’s seven neighborhood business districts have to pull out the quarters to park their cars at metered spots, at least during the daytime. Evening parking has been free, but that changes in 2013 unless City Council acts.
He’s been on City Council for less than two weeks, but already Councilman Corey O’Connor has held several neighborhood meetings on reassessments.