A home invasion — right across the street from an elementary school in Point Breeze — what began as a burglary, ended in a confrontation when the victim fought back.
Three months after a bicyclist was struck and killed on Penn Avenue in Point Breeze, a 29-year-old Pitcairn man is behind bars.
A Troy Hill man is facing attempted homicide charges after an early Sunday morning police chase.
Police are searching for two men in connection with an early Tuesday morning home invasion in Point Breeze.
The dangers of riding a bicycle on Penn Avenue have come to the forefront recently. In the past two weeks, two people have been hit and killed while riding their bikes along that stretch of road.
A cyclist has died after being hit by a car in Wilkinsburg Tuesday night. According to police, the accident happened in the 7700-block of Penn Avenue around 10 p.m. Tuesday.
There was a wake in Wilkinsburg for a man who was killed while riding his bike last week. James Price, 46, of Homewood, was the victim of a hit-and-run early last Wednesday morning on Penn Avenue in the city’s Point Breeze section.
Police say they are searching for the driver of a white vehicle allegedly involved in a deadly hit-and-run accident early Wednesday morning in Point Breeze.
Rap star Mac Miller has made it big, but he likes to come back home to Pittsburgh during breaks in his world tour. The former Malcolm McCormick stopped for lunch at Frick Park Market in Point Breeze, which became a YouTube sensation in his first rap video.
A decade ago, retiring Pittsburgh Police commander Gwen Elliott transformed her long support of struggling young women and girls into brick and mortar.
Instead of relaxing at home on this Martin Luther King Day holiday, many gave back in the form of service activities around town.
Crews battled an intense early Wednesday morning fire in Point Breeze.
Pittsburgh police are searching for missing local woman suffering from dementia and paranoia. According to police, Ruth Thomas was last seen on Friday on Thomas Boulevard in the Point Breeze section of the city.
The man accused of shooting another man in front of an Allegheny County office building will go on trial. According to police, David Bush followed the victim and opened fire after a road rage incident in March.
Verizon Spokesperson Lee Gierczynski can’t say how many people in our area may be waiting for landline phone service to be restored for various reasons, but he says the wait is definitely longer than normal.