Rick Dayton

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Garden Expert Explains Importance Of USDA Plant Zone Guide

The last two winters have been really hard on our plants and gardens, and the harsh cold has come as a shock to many of the items we like to have traditionally grown in southwestern Pennsylvania.

05/20/2015

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Local Kids Learn Safety Tips At Bike Rodeo

Children were learning about bike safety over the weekend in Glenshaw.

05/18/2015

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Police Make Arrest In Motorized Scooter Theft

A man is now behind bars, accused of stealing a disabled woman’s motorized scooter in Sharpsburg.

05/13/2015

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Group To Embark On 70-Mile Hike To Benefit Local Veterans

It’s called The Crucible and it’s first of its kind fundraiser in our area. The name itself gives you a clue that it’ll be quite the challenge.

05/13/2015

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Garden Guru Offers Advice To Deer-Proof Your Yard

Ask a gardener, and they will tell you that deer seem to be anywhere these days. So, how can you protect your garden from deer?

05/12/2015

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Casey’s Clubhouse Opens New Ballpark in South Hills

It’s called our national past time, yet not all kids are able to play the game. Now, some former Pirates, the team and Pirates Charities are giving all kids a place to play.

05/11/2015

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Pittsburghers Screen New Documentary Offering Uncensored Look At PTSD

Pittsburgh was the latest stop in a national, 10-city tour for the screening of a film called “That Which I Love Destroys Me.”

05/07/2015

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Cut Short: Rick Dayton Voted Newsman With 2nd Best Hair In Pa.

Well, there’s no more debate about which local newsmen have the best hair: the definitive list has been created.

05/04/2015

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Thousands Of Athletes Hit The Streets For 2015 Pittsburgh Marathon

Nearly 40,000 runners hit the streets of Pittsburgh for the half and full marathon events Sunday morning.

05/03/2015

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2 Former Steelers Honor Volunteers Helping Homeless

While many Pittsburgh Steelers fans are caught up in the NFL Draft this weekend, two former standouts continue to help their adopted hometown.

05/01/2015

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Award Honors Vets For Work After Their Military Service Is Done

Now in its fourth year, the Financial Planning Association of Pittsburgh is honoring area veterans who continue to serve in a different way now that their military service is done.

04/30/2015

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Local Teen Named Finalist For U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award

The Pro Football Hall of Fame is teaming up with the United States Army to honor the nation’s elite student-athletes.

04/29/2015

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Volunteers Help To Clean Up Munhall Neighborhoods For Spring

Volunteers have been hard at work in Munhall to help former Steelers quarterback Charlie Batch and his Best of the Batch Foundation get ready for summer.

04/28/2015

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Local Vet Explains Health Benefits Of Probiotics For Pets

Pet owners are always looking for something to help their animals live a longer, happier, healthier life. it’s a real bonus when it is cheap and easy to give.

04/27/2015

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Edgewood Volunteer Fire Department Graduates 15 Recruits

Many smaller communities and boroughs in Western Pennsylvania cannot afford to pay full-time professional firefighters.

04/27/2015

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