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Report: Hospitals Bracing For ‘Polar Vortex Baby’ Surge

It was only a few short months ago that the Polar Vortex had its icy grip on the area. Now, local delivery rooms are preparing for a surge in “Polar Vortex babies.”

08/04/2014

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2 Women Robbed, Forced From Moving Vehicle At Gunpoint

Two women were injured after being forced out of a moving vehicle at gunpoint during a robbery in Westmoreland County.

07/21/2014

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D.A. Completes Investigation Into Monroeville Crash

The district attorney has finished the investigation into a deadly crash in Monroeville, where the victim was struck by a police officer.

11/12/2013

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Police: Man Hit By Off-Duty Officer May Have Wandered Into Flow Of Traffic

There are new details today about a deadly accident in Monroeville involving an off-duty police officer.

10/04/2013

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Man Dead After Crash Involving Police Vehicle In Monroeville

A man is dead following an accident involving a police vehicle this evening in Monroeville.

10/03/2013

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Several Taken To Hospital After “Suspicious” Fire

Police are investigating a suspicious fire that started Saturday morning in Westmoreland County.

08/31/2013

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Study Finds Postpartum Anxiety Common Following Childbirth

Which is more common after childbirth? Postpartum depression or anxiety?

03/05/2013

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“Olivia” & “Noah” Top Local List Of Popular Baby Names

Get used to more Olivias and Noahs in the world, according to a list of some of the most popular baby names in our area.

12/28/2012

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Top Pittsburgh Baby Names For 2012

The list of the top baby names for 2012 at the West Penn Allegheny Health System is out.

KDKA-TV–12/27/2012

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Irwin Toddler Hospitalized After Beating By Mother’s Boyfriend

When Irwin police responded to a domestic call at the Village of Easton apartment complex Sunday night, they didn’t expect the victim to be a 3-year-old girl. Irwin Police Chief Joe Pocsatko told KDKA’s Kym Gable the mother’s boyfriend, 22-year-old Marvin Jackson Stewart, beat the toddler with his leather belt.

10/01/2012

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Breast Care Center Opens At Forbes Regional Hospital

Highmark opened the doors to its new comprehensive breast care center at Forbes Regional Hospital, giving Pittsburgh women a one-stop shopping approach to breast health.

08/06/2012

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Dementia Patient From Turtle Creek Care Home Found Safe

A patient who had gone missing from a personal care home in Turtle Creek was found safe Tuesday morning.

07/09/2012

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UPMC East Opens Amid Protest

There were no balloons and not a lot of fanfare or traffic to mark opening day at UPMC East, the medical giant’s 156-bed community hospital in Monroeville. Officials were not even available to trumpet their services, but they did have guests of another kind.

07/02/2012

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63-Year-Old First Pittsburgh Recipient Of New Artificial Heart

A 63-year-old man recently became the first Pittsburgh recipient of the new generation of artificial hearts.

02/23/2012

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Upgrades Coming To Forbes Regional Hospital

Competition for health care is heating up in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh. Highmark and West Penn Allegheny Health System upped the ante on Wednesday when they announced upgrades at Forbes Regional Hospital.

01/04/2012

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