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Pittsburgh City Council Approves Paid Sick Leave Legislation

Pittsburgh City Council on Monday approved an ordinance requiring employers in the city to provide paid sick leave to employees in the face of opposition from business owners who threatened a lawsuit over the legislation.

08/03/2015

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Sala Udin, Freedom Rider, Seeks Presidential Pardon For Alleged Crime

They were young, and they were brave. They were called the Freedom Riders, a group committed to the non-violent pursuit of Civil Rights and willing to put their lives on the line.

07/15/2015

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Pittsburgh Simplifies Ordinance For Chickens, Urban Farming

Pittsburgh City Council has simplified an ordinance governing people who want to keep chickens, ducks or goats on their property.

07/08/2015

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O’Connor Proposes Paid Sick Leave For All Workers In The City

Workers recently demonstrated downtown, demanding that all employers provide paid sick leave to everyone who works in the city.

07/06/2015

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Could City Parking Permits Be Going High-Tech?

Residential parking permits within the City of Pittsburgh could soon go high-tech.

04/29/2015

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Community Comes Together To Support Owner Of West End Donut Shop

The community is coming together, after a van crashed into a West End donut shop Wednesday.

04/16/2015

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City Council Honors Penguins’ Announcer With “Mike Lange Day”

Tuesday may not have been “a hockey night in Pittsburgh,” but it was “Mike Lange Day.”

03/31/2015

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City Unveils Plan To Help Residents Whose Homes Failed Dye Test

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Folks in Brookline, Carrick and Beechview have the same problem; they can’t sell their homes because they failed what’s known as a dye test. “We had a buyer – $55,000 on this […]

03/17/2015

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Late City Tax Bills Threaten Tax Break For Many

Don’t blame the mailman. Pittsburgh’s property tax bills are late this year.

02/03/2015

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City Council Officially Proclaims February As ‘Dick LeBeau Month’

Dick LeBeau received a big honor from Pittsburgh City Council Tuesday morning.

02/03/2015

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EXCLUSIVE: February To Be “Dick LeBeau Month” In Pittsburgh

A big honor is in the works for a sports legend.

01/26/2015

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Peduto Proposing Tax, Rate, Fee Increases

If you live or do business in the City of Pittsburgh, start preparing to dig a little deeper because you’ll be paying more to do either next year.

12/05/2014

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City Council Considering Proposal To Raise Real Estate Millage

A proposal on the table for Pittsburgh City Council would raise city real estate millage by a half mill, which would cost the owner of a $100,000 home an extra $42 a year.

12/03/2014

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Councilwoman Proposing Changes To Animal Care Ordinances

Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris is proposing changes to the city’s animal care ordinances.

12/02/2014

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Freezing Rain Causes Black Ice, Lots Of Crashes

Saturday will continue to bring more cold weather and ice.

11/22/2014

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