New Guide Released To Help Pittsburgh EntrepreneursAt a Small Business Saturday event, Mayor Bill Peduto announced a new tool for Pittsburgh entrepreneurs.
Local Religious Leaders Offer Sanctuary To Syrian RefugeesAn organization that represents thousands of congregations in the Pittsburgh area has come out in a proposal by Mayor Bill Peduto to bring Syrian refugees to Pittsburgh.
Bronze Plaque Honoring Fallen Soldiers Unveiled At City-County BuildingThe City-County Building now has a bronze plaque honoring soldiers from Allegheny County who were killed in action during the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and the Middle East. The plaque was unveiled at a ceremony Saturday morning.
Mayor's Security Increased Due To Social Media ResponsesThere's a big debate over whether to allow Syrian refugees into America because one of the terrorists in Paris may have posed as one to get into Europe.
Wolf Says Pennsylvania Will Accept Syrian RefugeesGov. Tom Wolf says his administration will continue working with the federal government to resettle Syrian refugees in Pennsylvania following the Paris terrorist attacks.
Pittsburgh Police Bureau Set To Welcome First Transgender OfficerAn officer in training is poised to make history by becoming the first transgender officer in the Pittsburgh Police Bureau.
Pittsburgh Mayor, Bishop In Audience As Pope Visits Washington, D.C.Jumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change.
Mayor Peduto Trying To Save Historic Items From Downtown Macy'sPittsburgh's mayor wants to make sure holiday window relics, an icing bag that was used to make thumbprint cookies, and other artifacts from the downtown Macy's store live on after it closes later this month.
Police Chief, Other City Officials Address Gun Violence In The CityThe Pittsburgh Police chief and mayor are set to unveil plans today to tackle the city’s violent crime.
Homefront Pittsburgh To Offer Help To Veterans Making Transition To Civilian LifePittsburgh boasts one of the largest populations of veterans in the United States, yet there is no military base nearby to provide many essential services.
Job & Resource Fair For Military Veterans In PittsburghMore than 200 military veterans and area residents are expected to interview today with Pittsburgh employers who are hiring.
Mayor Reassures Pizza Shop Owner After 2 Recent Armed RobberiesA local pizza shop owner says two robberies in a matter of weeks may be enough to drive him out of business, but the mayor is trying to reassure him that the city has his back.