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Consumer Reports Puts Space Heaters To The Test

Consumer Reports has just tested more than two dozen space heaters and says if you have an older one, consider replacing it.

11/13/2014

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LIHEAP Applications Now Being Accepted

Natural gas prices are 20 percent lower now than they were 20 years ago, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy for everyone to heat their homes during winter.

11/12/2014

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LIHEAP Accepting Applications Again For Home Heating Help

LIHEAP is currently accepting applications for crisis grants.

11/06/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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Local Beer To Stay At PNC Park

Fans of I.C. Light and Iron City Beer will be all smiles this baseball season when heading to a Pirates game.

93-7 The Fan–03/22/2014

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Electricity, Heat Back On At Monroeville Apartment

When KDKA checked in on 2-year-old Brooklyn Wednesday night at her family’s Monroeville home, she was wrapped in a blanket. No heat.

01/30/2014

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Monroeville Apartment Building Owner Promises To Fix Heat, Power Problems

Residents at a Monroeville apartment complex are worried they may have to go another night without heat.

01/29/2014

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

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City Residents Dealing With Bitter Cold

The streets of Pittsburgh were quiet today as the brutal cold temperatures persisted.

01/07/2014

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Several Closures & Changes In Effect As Deep Freeze Settles In

The extreme cold forced hundreds of schools, businesses and government offices to close their doors today, but there is help if you need to get warm.

01/07/2014

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Many Warming Centers Open As Temperatures Drop

The frigid temperatures have local municipalities taking extra precautions to protect residents.

01/06/2014

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Dollar Energy Fund Helping Locals With No Heat

A brick on a gas stove, the burner on high. This is heat in a Polish Hill apartment with no working furnace.

01/04/2014

4 City Cooling Centers Open Due To Hot Weather

With the hot and humid weather we’ve been having, Pittsburgh is opening some of its cooling centers today.

08/29/2013

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Deer Lakes Spray Park Closed

The Deer Lakes Spray Park will be closed today.

07/20/2013

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Heat Posing Challenges For Many, Including Firefighters & Cell Phone Carriers

Problems are exactly what Verizon is trying to head off in the hot weather.

07/18/2013

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