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Peters Twp. Family Fights To Keep Backyard Chickens, A Growing Trend In Suburbia

The Lucas children in Peters Township love their six chickens kept in a spiffy dad-made chicken coop in their backyard.

07/16/2014

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2 New Parking Lots Under Construction At North Park Boathouse

It started as a parking ticket on a windshield, a nearly $400 parking ticket, at the North Park Boathouse.

06/05/2014

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Get Marty: Fitzgerald Promises Change After Wounded Vets Get Parking Tickets

Hundreds of people gathered in North Park on Memorial Day for a Wounded Warriors run and walk, including Pennsylvania National Guard Major Mike Clark.

05/29/2014

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Wounded Warriors Ticketed $370 For Parking On Grass At Memorial Day Fundraiser

There are more reports of unusually expensive parking tickets at North Park.

05/28/2014

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Get Marty: Allegheny County Officials Re-Examining $370 Parking Fines

Drivers couldn’t believe their eyes; parking tickets that ordered them to pay hundreds of dollars.

05/22/2014

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Get Marty: Man Gets $370 Ticket For Parking On County Grass

Allegheny County leaders are taking a close look at County Police ticketing practices following a “Get Marty” investigation.

05/21/2014

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“Glass Gone Wow” Causes Big Upset Amongst Robinson Parents

Parents call it a “Head Shop” that sells drug paraphernalia.

04/07/2014

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Connellville Considers Revamped Curfew Ordinance

Come spring, some changes may be coming to the city of Connellsville, Fayette County.

03/19/2014

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North Huntingdon Commissioners: Backyard Chickens Are “Regression”

The commissioners of a western Pennsylvania bedroom community have rejected a push by some residents to allow them to raise small flocks of chickens in the backyards of their suburban lots.

09/13/2013

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New Ordinance Puts Strict Restrictions On Noise In Coraopolis

How do you define noise? It could be a train or maybe even a motorcycle. All of them could be considered noise under a new ordinance in one Allegheny County town.

07/25/2013

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Delmont Man Wins Fight To Keep Pet Ducks

A Delmont man has won his fight to keep his beloved ducks.

07/23/2013

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Forest Hills Considers Allowing Urban Farming

Forest Hills is considering allowing people to raise chickens and bees, and the idea is creating quite a buzz.

05/15/2013

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Ordinance Proposed To Crackdown On Animal Behavior

Whitehall is considering an ordinance that would crackdown on offensive odors from animals, as well as dogs that won’t quit barking.

04/27/2013

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Grilling Ban In Bellevue Prompts Protest

Hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken and steak. If you want to grill them in one local community, you better make sure you’re nowhere near your house or deck.

07/12/2012