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Moon Township

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Taxpayers Upset Over Moon School Board’s Vote To Close Hyde Elementary

The Moon Township School Board made a very unpopular decision Monday night when it voted to close a neighborhood elementary school.

07/22/2014

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Geese Caused Crash That Killed Pennsylvania Airman

An Air Force helicopter crash in England that killed a western Pennsylvania crew member and three others was caused by geese hitting aircraft.

07/10/2014

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Teacher Facing Charges For Alleged Sexual Activity With Students

A local teacher is facing charges after allegedly engaging in sexual activity with two of her students.

07/09/2014

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Moon Twp. Elderly Couple Found Dead In Suspected Murder-Suicide

Police are investigating after an elderly couple was found dead Tuesday afternoon inside a home in Moon Township.

07/08/2014

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Mom Facing DUI Charge With Child In Car Waives Prelim Hearing

A woman facing DUI charges after she was pulled over with her 2-year-old daughter in the car waived a preliminary hearing Tuesday.

06/24/2014

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Police: Mom With Toddler In Backseat Gets Second DUI

A woman was charged with her second DUI while her 2-year-old child was in the car, police say.

05/16/2014

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D.A. Rules Fatal Shooting Of Child Abductor Was Justified

The Allegheny County District Attorney has ruled that the fatal shooting of a child abductor by police was justified.

03/12/2014

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Retired Colonel Accused Of Conspiring To Defraud Air Force

He was a colonel with sway over the entire 171st Air Wing. Federal prosecutors say Col. Gerard Mangis used it to enrich himself, allegedly conspiring with a co-defendant to defraud the Air Force of more than $200,000.

03/05/2014

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Volunteers Get Drunk To Help Officers With DUI Detection Training

Just in time for Super Bowl weekend, some people volunteered to get drunk, so police officers could have a better idea of what to look for when they’re identifying drunk drivers.

01/31/2014

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U.S. Airman Killed In Helicopter Crash Laid To Rest

Family, friends and the community paid their final respects today to a fallen U.S. Airman from Kennedy Township who was killed earlier this month in a helicopter crash on the English Coast.

01/25/2014

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Sen. Casey Continuing Fight To Save 911th Airlift Wing

Sen. Bob Casey continues to fight to protect the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township.

01/23/2014

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14 Indicted In Alleged Moon Twp. Drug Ring

Fourteen alleged members of a drug ring operating out of the Moon Township area are facing federal drug-related charges stemming from a year-long investigation.

01/17/2014

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Couple Charged After Toddlers Eat Prescription Sedatives, Hospitalized

A couple is charged with endangering their 2-year-old twins.

12/17/2013

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Police: Baby Safe After Abductor Shot And Killed By Officer

Police say a baby has been recovered and is safe and her alleged abductor is dead after a prompting an Amber Alert overnight.

12/08/2013

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Homeowner Charged In Moon Twp. House Explosion

A man, who was hurt in a house explosion last month in Moon Township, is now charged in connection with the blast.

11/07/2013

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