Today, seven people from our area were honored for their contributions to society. They all received the Red Cross Heroes Award in different categories after being selected from community nominations.
Residents in several neighborhoods are still cleaning up from flooding earlier this week.
Two families were forced from their homes early Sunday morning due to a fire that rapidly spread.
Several people were forced out of their home after it caught fire late Tuesday night.
Fire forced more than a dozen people out of an apartment building in Roscoe, Washington County.
Tenants in three apartments have been displaced after a partial building collapse in Pitcairn Thursday morning.
Five people were displaced due to Thursday morning fire in North Versailles.
One of the biggest tornadoes possibly ever recorded caused massive destruction in Oklahoma Monday.
Fire swept through a home on Sunday night, leaving eight people homeless.
A family in Fayette County was forced out of their home by a fire Tuesday night.
As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.
Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.
Government, utility and the National Guard are all bracing for Hurricane Sandy’s arrival here in Pennsylvania. In addition, the Red Cross is also preparing by packing up its emergency response vehicles.
The Army Corps of Engineers says the dams that are the most critical in the Pittsburgh-area, in cases of flooding, are in good shape.
An early morning fire at an apartment building in Sharpsburg has displaced 11 people.