Peters Township

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Family Watches As Local Tennis Star Plays In U.S. Open

Pittsburgh is known for producing some huge sports stars and we may soon have to add a new name to the list: Alison Riske.

09/02/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Dave Forstate)

Artist Paints American Flag Tribute For Sgt. Vitale

Scott LoBaido is not just painting a wall. The artist from Staten Island paints giant American flags for veterans nationwide.

08/08/2013

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Wounded Marine Gets Warm Welcome Home

There was a hero’s welcome Saturday afternoon for an injured Marine who is now finally back home.

08/03/2013

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Peters Twp. Police Probe Attempted Abduction Report In Grocery Parking Lot

Peters Township Police are investigating an attempted abduction in a grocery store parking lot.

08/01/2013

Cooling Centers Open, Extend Hours Across Region During Heat Wave

With temperatures in the 90s, Washington County is opening six cooling centers.

07/15/2013

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Storms Pound South Hills, Cause Flooding & Power Outages

From Bridgeville to Peters Township to Mount Lebanon and everywhere in between, the South Hills seemed like Mother Nature had it out for the region today.

07/10/2013

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Concert To Raise Money For Local Marine Injured In Afghanistan

Thousands of soldiers and Marines are coming home from war — some of them with injuries that have changed their lives forever.

07/02/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Ian Smith)

Police Citing Drivers For Ignoring Road Closure Signs In Peters Township

Road closed? So what? It doesn’t seem to be deterring some people in Washington County who are taking it upon themselves drive right through the closure.

06/14/2013

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Peters Twp. Fire Leaves 1 Dead

An early morning fire in Washington County claimed the life of one man.

03/31/2013

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Actor’s Foundation To Build New Home For Wounded Marine

A Marine corporal from Pittsburgh who lost his legs in Afghanistan is one of a dozen severely wounded veterans to get a new home. And it’s all thanks to a foundation headed by actor Gary Sinise.

02/14/2013

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Some Municipalities With Gas Drilling Not Getting Compensation

Shale gas drilling sites have sprouted up throughout the region in recent years, and now the towns that host them – like Peters Township – are getting back a piece of the action.

10/16/2012

(Photo Credit: Denise Abraham)

Wife Of Injured Marine Grateful For Community’s Support

Alexis Vitale of Peters Township learned that her husband, Marine Corporal Doug Vitale, had stepped on an explosive device while on patrol in Afghanistan. The couple has been inseparable since Doug entered a rehabilitation center in Tampa.

09/19/2012

(Photo Credit: Denise Abraham)

Hero Walk To Raise Money For Local Marine Injured In Afghanistan

Marine Corporal Doug Vitale and wife, Alexis, married in Peters Township, had their lives turned upside down last September when he stepped on an IED in Afghanistan.

09/18/2012

Dorian Brown

“Mr. High School Sports” – Quick Outs: Class AAAA Southeastern Conference Outlook

Merging teams from the Great Southern and Big East Conferences, this could rival the Parkway as the most talented from top to bottom in District 7.

93-7 The Fan–08/31/2012

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Utility Pole Hits Passing Car In Peters Township

Two utility poles came crashing down along a busy road and one of them slammed into a passing car.

08/20/2012

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