Mt. Lebanon Considers Shifting Cost Of Trash Hauling To Individual HomeownerTrash -- Americans generate a lot of it -- and in suburban areas it's a basic municipal responsibility, getting rid of the household trash for their residents.
Pittsburgh Public Schools' Recycling Called "Spotty At Best"Last year, we found that Pittsburgh Public Schools like Minadeo in Squirrel Hill did not recycle, and that cardboard, bottles and cans - that were actually sorted inside the school - were being thrown in the dumpsters outside and hauled away to landfills with the general trash.
Former Teacher Removed From Garbage-Filled HouseA retired Uniontown school teacher is being evaluated in the hospital, after Uniontown Police removed her from her home, which was filled with feces, urine and garbage.
Piles Of Trash Attracting Flies, Rats In Fayette Co. NeighborhoodNeighbors on Pearl Street in Fayette County say they've made an unbearable discovery: piles and piles of garbage that are attracting flies and rats and creating a foul smell.
Steelers, Parking Lot Owners In War Of Words Over Kenny Chesney ConcertThe Kenny Chesney concert was a big hit, but the trash left behind turned some heads, and now the Steelers and the parking lot owners are in a war of words over the mess.
KD Investigation Gets Action: School RecyclingThe Pittsburgh Public School District generates thousands of tons of recyclable waste every year, but environmentalist David Hughes suspects only a small portion of that actually gets recycled.
Neighbors Concerned As Garbage Piles Up In Elizabeth YardNeighbors on Smithfield Street in Elizabeth Township say they are fed up with one of their neighbor's trash.
Garbage Buildup Turns Picturesque Mon River In La Belle To EyesoreIt was supposed to be a peaceful, scenic place to spend their later years. But it has turned out to be anything but for a local retired couple who say they wake up every morning to the sight and smell of garbage.
List Of Closures For Observance Of New Year's HolidayMonday is still considered a holiday and there are closings and adjustments you need to know about.
Cleanup Workers Caught On Camera Putting Trash Into RiverThe river used as a trash can instead of picking up litter like plastic bags and other debris, maintenance crews who said they were employed by PNC Park were caught on camera blowing trash right back into the water.