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Pirates Celebrate Roberto Clemente Day At Banksville Elementary

Students at Banksville Elementary School, decked from head to toe with Pirate Parrot hats and special No. 21 Roberto Clemente shirts, cheered for the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday afternoon.

09/17/2014

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Peduto Looking To Improve Police-Community Relations With Walking Patrols

It’s something people haven’t seen in Homewood in years, police officers — out of their cars — walking a beat. It’s so-called community-oriented policing, and folks there have taken notice.

09/04/2014

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Community Leaders, Rank And File Ready To Give New Police Chief A Chance

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.

09/03/2014

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August Wilson Center Looking To Learn From Past Mistakes

The August Wilson Center got national press for its incredible architecture, a stalwart structure in Downtown Pittsburgh reaching new heights for African American culture in the region.

09/03/2014

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Riverview School District Bolsters Safety Plans, Offers Staff Critical Response Training

OAKMONT (KDKA) — As kids head back to school, some teachers are perfecting their lesson plans and decorating their classrooms. Others are learning how to take down an armed intruder. KDKA got an exclusive inside […]

08/21/2014

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National Night Out 2014

It’s National Night Out.

08/05/2014

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Is Cohousing Right For Your Family?

If you’ve tried to picture life for you and your family in a cohousing community, here’s what you need to know.

07/02/2014

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Homewood’s ARThouse Finds A New Home

Hale Street in Homewood at the turn of the 20th century was a neighborhood for middle-class African-American families making decent livings working in the nearby mansions of men who made Pittsburgh an industrial powerhouse.

05/29/2014

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Pennsylvania’s Most Affordable Place Is Right Here In The Pittsburgh Region

It surprises even its own residents, but a recent survey by Movoto Real Estate found the most affordable place in Pennsylvania is right in our own backyard — Munhall.

04/25/2014

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Community Constructs Banner Of Support For Franklin Regional

The Murrysville community continues to heal in the wake of Wednesday’s stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School.

04/12/2014

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Faith, Business, Community Leaders Band Together To Help Franklin Regional

There’s been an outpouring of support in the Murrysville community for Franklin Regional High School and its students since Wednesday stabbing attack that left several with severe injuries.

04/11/2014

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Murrysville Community Shaken, But Staying Strong After Stabbings

The Wednesday morning stabbings at Franklin Regional High School left the entire community shaken. But people in Murrysville vow to come back, stronger than ever.

04/10/2014

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Ben Roethlisberger Named Steelers 2013 Walter Payton Man Of The Year

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was named the Steelers 2013 Walter Payton Man of the Year, the team announced Friday.

12/13/2013

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Nation of Islam Aims To End Poverty In African-American Community

Victor Muhammad spoke of the Nation of Islam and their goal to end poverty and war in the black community.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/25/2013

Big Brother, Big Sisters Of Pittsburgh

Interested in volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh?

11/23/2013

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