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Safety Concerns

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Bloomfield Residents Object To UPMC Transformer In Their Neighborhood

A crowd of Bloomfield residents — including Sue Sciullo, mother of slain police officer Paul Sciullo — showed up at a Pittsburgh Zoning Appeal Board hearing Thursday afternoon to object to something, they say, UPMC concealed in their original plans to build a 1,000-space parking garage in their neighborhood.

06/12/2014

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Safety Concerns Prompted Bunk Beds Recall

Lea Industries is recalling its bunk beds with bookcases because the beds can be assembled incorrectly.

06/04/2014

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Leaf Blowers Recalled Over Laceration Hazard

Now that warmer weather has arrived, more people will be out doing yard work.

04/22/2014

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Graco Adds To Car Seat Recall

Graco Children’s Products is adding more car seats to last month’s recall.

03/13/2014

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Crews Block Off McKees Rocks Home After Partial Building Collapse

Officials were called out to a partial building collapse in McKees Rocks Saturday evening.

12/21/2013

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New Action Taken Against Management Of Leaking Apartment Complex

Ross Township Fire Marshal John Reubi showed us the paperwork sent to Bernard and Evelyn Sobol Friday because of water leaking all over Amanda Loscar and Dave Rennebeck’s Waldorf Park apartment.

12/20/2013

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Flooded Apartment Leaves Ross Twp. Couple Concerned For Their Safety

A Ross Township couple says they were forced to leave their apartment after it was flooded.

12/19/2013

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Court Papers Say There Were Concerns About Zoo’s African Painted Dogs Exhibit

A Pittsburgh Zoo safety committee had concerns about a wild African dogs exhibit but the zoo didn’t make any changes before a 2-year-old boy fell into the pen last year and was mauled to death by the animals, his parents’ lawyers say in court filings that cite committee meeting minutes.

10/24/2013

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Landmark Church Temporarily Closed For Ceiling Repairs

It’s one of the many historic, architectural gems in the city.

07/12/2013

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Peduto Throws Cold Water On Penn Ave. Lane Reduction

After two fatal bicycle accidents, there are calls for major changes along a stretch of Penn Avenue to fix what bike advocates say is an unsafe roadway.

06/05/2013

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Judge: Conditions Inside Pitcairn Apartment Building “Life-Threatening”

A judge has denied the request of a Pitcairn building owner that would allow tenants back into their apartments after they were ordered out over safety concerns.

08/10/2012

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12 Buildings Targeted In Latest Bomb Threats At Pitt

Nearly 2,000 students were evacuated early Wednesday morning in the latest round of bomb threats on the University of Pittsburgh campus.

04/11/2012

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Bomb Threats Having Effect On Pitt Puppy Therapy

Pitt students are not just dealing with the stress of finals these days. While the pressure can be overwhelming for some, man’s best friend is coming to the rescue.

04/10/2012

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Escalated Bomb Threats Prompt New Security Measures At Pitt

The series of bomb threats at the University of Pittsburgh have prompted police to impose some new security measures on campus.

04/09/2012

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Parents Concerned For Hammer Attack Victim’s Safety

The parents of a local teenager are concerned for her safety after the young man accused of attacking her was released from custody. The fears and concerns for Joe and Grace DeIuliis are now becoming a reality.

04/22/2011