Allegheny County Resident Tests Positive For Zika VirusAn Allegheny County resident has tested positive for the Zika virus.
Health Officials Warn Number Of Whooping Cough Cases Going UpHealth officials are sending out warnings after the number of Whooping Cough cases has doubled the yearly average.
Officials Issue Warning After Person With Measles Rides Port Authority BusOfficials are asking people to come forward, after it was discovered that a person rode a Port Authority bus while infected with measles.
County Hoping To Implement New System To Grade RestaurantsA new way of grading restaurants could be coming to Allegheny County.
Pa. Sues To Stop Issuance Of Gay Marriage LicensesState officials in Pennsylvania are asking a court to stop a rogue county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.
Irwin Students Go To Prom Despite Not Having Chickenpox VaccineNine students in a western Pennsylvania school district who were told they couldn't attend their prom because they hadn't been vaccinated for chickenpox were able to attend after all.
Popcorn Warehouse Shut Down By Health DepartmentThe health department has shut down a local popcorn shop.
Restaurant Inspections To Be Available OnlineThe Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is working on a system to aggregate thousands of restaurant inspection reports each month from counties and municipalities and post them on its website.
Plan To Grade Local Restaurants ScrappedWhile the Allegheny County Health Department wanted to grade restaurants according to how clean and sanitary they are, the county board of health has reversed itself and rejected the grading system.
Health Department Giving Away FREE Smoke AlarmsNow, through a program funded by the state Department of Health, the Allegheny County Health Department is giving smoke alarms to owners of homes with no smoke alarms or alarms that are more than 10 years old - considered too old to be reliable.
Q&A Tuesdays with Mike Pintek 7-12-11Mike Pintek was joined in the studio by Dr. Bruce Dixon, the Allegheny County Health Department Director.
Health Code Violations Found At School Cafeterias