kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Point Breeze

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Pregnant Driver Hits 2 People

One person is in critical condition after being hit by a car Friday night.

12/29/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Annual Turkey Bowl Carries On Longtime Tradition For Family, Friends

“Let’s play ball!” “Referee” Larry Gumberg blows his whistle and the 44th annual Turkey Bowl is underway. Childhood friends test aging knees and aching muscles on the playing fields of Mellon Park in Point Breeze.

11/22/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Man Fights Back During Home Invasion

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.

10/26/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Pitcairn Man Facing Charges In Fatal Bicycle Hit & Run

Three months after a bicyclist was struck and killed on Penn Avenue in Point Breeze, a 29-year-old Pitcairn man is behind bars.

10/15/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Man Arrested After Point Breeze Chase

A Troy Hill man is facing attempted homicide charges after an early Sunday morning police chase.

10/01/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

2 Suspects Sought In Point Breeze Home Invasion

Police are searching for two men in connection with an early Tuesday morning home invasion in Point Breeze.

08/14/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Councilman Peduto Highlights Safer Biking Alternatives

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.

08/09/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Bicyclist Dies After Wilkinsburg Crash

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.

08/01/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Pittsburgh Cyclists Show Support For Hit-And-Run Victim

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.

07/30/2012

(Photo Credit: Pittsburgh Bureau of Police)

Bicyclist Killed In Point Breeze Hit-&-Run

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.

07/25/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Rapper Mac Miller Returns To Frick Park Market

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.

06/12/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

Gwen’s Girls Celebrates 10th Anniversary

A decade ago, retiring Pittsburgh Police commander Gwen Elliott transformed her long support of struggling young women and girls into brick and mortar.

04/19/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Shady Side Academy Honors MLK By Giving Back

Instead of relaxing at home on this Martin Luther King Day holiday, many gave back in the form of service activities around town.

01/16/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Crews Battle Intense Point Breeze Fire

Crews battled an intense early Wednesday morning fire in Point Breeze.

12/21/2011

(Photo Courtesy: City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police)

Police Locate Missing Woman Last Seen 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.

12/17/2011

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,125 other followers