O'Connor Proposes Paid Sick Leave For All Workers In The CityWorkers recently demonstrated downtown, demanding that all employers provide paid sick leave to everyone who works in the city.
New Bill Aims To Crack Down On Underage DrinkingA bill introduced to Pittsburgh City Council today aims to crack down on underage drinking.
Arbitrator Rules On-Duty & Off-Duty Officers Must Be Paid Same For Working Special EventsThis 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.
Teacher Arrested In Homewood; Community Activists Accuse Police Of OverreactingAbout 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.
Fitzgerald’s Relationship With Peduto A PartnershipDuring the campaign, the two seemed inseparable -- Rich Fitzgerald and Bill Peduto -- politically attached at the hips.
Peduto Promises Clean Sweep At City HallThere's a reason Bill Peduto used a city street sweeper as a symbol of his campaign.
Peduto Wins Democratic Nomination For MayorLongtime City Councilman William Peduto has won the Democratic nomination for mayor, defeating former state auditor general Jack Wagner and state Rep. Jake Wheatley.
Peduto Welcomes Wagner To Mayoral RaceThe race for Pittsburgh mayor is heating up.
Councilman Reprimanded For Calling Friend Gay In Emergency AlertA Washington city councilman has been reprimanded, for calling a friend gay while sending out an email testing a citywide alert system.
Peduto Giving Mayor Space As Speculation Continues About His Political FutureThe 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.
Lamb Makes Formal Request For Mayor’s Bodyguards’ Debit Card RecordsPittsburgh 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.
City Councilman Calling For Chief To Put On Leave Of AbsenceA city councilman is now calling on Mayor Luke Ravenstahl to put Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper on a leave of absence.