On the last day of January in 1956, a B-25 bomber crashed into the Monongahela River near what is now the Homestead Grays Bridge. Ever since, it has been one of the great mysteries of Pittsburgh. Some think it is still down there, while others think it was taken away by the government or CIA.
Taylor Swift’s childhood home in Pennsylvania is on the market, but fans looking to “Begin Again” in Pennsylvania may be too late.
Some Mt. Oliver home owners were surprised to find their homes were built on top of an abandoned mine, which was causing them to crumble.
The Thanksgiving holiday season is more than cooking, recipes and football games. There are also charity walks and runs, parades and celebrating the season with family and friends. Opportunities to volunteer at food banks, ministries and homeless shelters make the holidays special, and the diverse Pittsburgh region complements the Thanksgiving celebrations and neighborhood customs perfectly. These are the best ways for families to celebrate the season this year.
The designation of sommelier is earned by a special group of people who study endlessly to hone their wine skills. These are Pittsburgh’s best sommeliers.
It used to be that stadium food was thought of as overpriced and lacking in flavor. Nobody wants to pay top dollar for old hot dogs with packaged ketchup, stale popcorn and maybe-meat burgers. In Pittsburgh, it’s no longer that way. Whether you’re heading to a fall football game or a spring baseball game, rest assured if you get hungry, you won’t have to settle for expensive and bad-tasting food. Try out these unique and delicious concessions next time you head to a game.
KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert gets some good-humored advice on being the voice of Heinz Field from PNC Park announcer Tim DeBacco and other local PA announcers.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks with Auditor General Jack Wagner about the current state of the PA Turnpike and what needs to happen in order to stop more toll rate hikes.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek discusses issues surrounding the PA Turnpike with Joe Brimmeier, former CEO of the Turnpike Commission.