Raccoon Creek State Park
“Crime scene investigators” cover a wooded area in Raccoon Creek State Park. But these investigators are students in the criminal justice and nursing schools at Pittsburgh Technical Institute.
Run, don’t walk, to these dog-friendly parks that are great for walking, jogging and playing ball with your best furry bud.
Luckily, there are a number of freshwater alternatives close to home. Blow up your beach ball, bring the sunscreen and pack the beach blankets, here are the best public beaches and reservoirs to spend a summer day in Pittsburgh.
If the wilderness fascinates you but you aren’t too keen on properly roughing it, check out these five places to experience nature without, ahem, substituting leaves for TP. Read on to learn about the best nature reserves, state parks and retreats with lovely accommodations for both the ruffian and pampered soul within us all.
A local pastor is in jail after an incident at Raccoon Creek State Park in Beaver County. Police were called to the park at about 11:15 a.m. Thursday. A woman called 911, said that she was with her mother and told dispatchers she had just been assaulted by a man who had a gun.
This weekend marks the official start of trout season in Pennsylvania.
If you’re still looking for something to do during Labor Day weekend, why not try camping? Whether you’re an experienced backpacker or just a novice, the Pittsburgh area has some great places to
Cross-Country Skiing, “XC” for short, is a sport gaining in popularity and there are plenty of places in western Pennsylvania to try it out.