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Drive-By Shooting Leaves 2 Injured In Hill District

Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in the Hill District that sent two men to the hospital overnight.

19 hours ago

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Crews Battle Fire In The Hill District

Firefighters and emergency crews were called to the Hill District late this morning to battle a building fire.

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News You May Have Missed – July 21, 2015

Here’s a look at the top stories we’re working on today.

07/21/2015

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Man Arrested, Gun Recovered After SWAT Situation In Hill District

Pittsburgh Police and the SWAT team surrounded a home in the Hill District late Monday night.

07/20/2015

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Double Shooting In The Hill District Leaves 1 Man Dead

Pittsburgh police homicide detectives are looking into a deadly shooting in the Hill District.

07/16/2015

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Sala Udin, Freedom Rider, Seeks Presidential Pardon For Alleged Crime

They were young, and they were brave. They were called the Freedom Riders, a group committed to the non-violent pursuit of Civil Rights and willing to put their lives on the line.

07/15/2015

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Man’s Buttocks Grazed By Bullet In Hill District

A man was injured when he was grazed by a bullet in the buttocks in the Hill District early Sunday.

07/12/2015

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State Awards $50,000 Grant To Preserve August Wilson Home

Pennsylvania is providing a $50,000 grant to help restore the Pittsburgh home where late Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson lived as a child.

07/03/2015

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Transportation To Operating City Pools Will Be Provided To Hill District Youth

A helping hand for kids in Pittsburgh’s Hill District.

06/25/2015

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Local AME Church Leaders Come Together To Pray For Victims Of S.C. Shooting

Ministers from local African Methodist Episcopal churches gathered Thursday afternoon to join hands and pray for those killed at the historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

06/18/2015

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City Says Camp Participants Will Go To Other Pools While Ammon Closed

When Mayor Bill Peduto came to the podium at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District to talk about a nutrition program, the gates of the pool right outside were still shut. The water filtration tank that cleans the pool’s water was mistakenly shipped overseas by the manufacturer.

06/12/2015

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As City Pools Open For Summer, Hill District’s Ammon Pool Remains Closed

The swimming pool at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District is 80-years-old and in need of repair. The city’s Parks and Recreation Department thought it was on track to do just that until last month.

06/09/2015

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Hill District Pool Closed For Summer After New Filtration System Mistakenly Shipped To Middle East

Kids in the city’s Hill District neighborhood will have to find another place to go swimming this summer.

06/05/2015

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Locals Affected By Gun Violence Share Support In Hill District

In the Hill District, families affected by gun violence gathered Saturday, sharing stories and support for each other.

05/30/2015

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Mother Of 2 Victims Of Gun Violence Pleads For Community To Take Stand

As police continue to search for the suspect who shot and killed a man on Easter Sunday, the victim’s mother is making a plea to the community.

05/27/2015

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