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

Smithfield Street

Photo Credit: KDKA

Downtown Transformed Into NYC For Jake Gyllenhaal Movie

Downtown Pittsburgh is being transformed into New York City for the new movie Southpaw.

07/10/2014

(Photo Credit: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Woman Suffers Leg Injury In Downtown Bus Accident

A woman was seriously injured in an accident involving a Port Authority bus this afternoon in Downtown Pittsburgh.

06/06/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Assault Suspect Escapes Custody At Mercy Hospital

Police are searching for an assault suspect who escaped from UPMC Mercy Hospital while being treated for injuries after fleeing from a traffic stop in Downtown Pittsburgh.

03/13/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Police Investigating Downtown Restaurant Break-In

Police are investigating after a thief smashed his way into a Downtown restaurant and tried to make off with the cash register.

12/16/2013

Hassan Howze (Photo Courtesy: City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police)

Defendants Testify In Downtown Shooting Trial

Closing arguments were presented this afternoon in the trial of two men accused in a shooting in broad daylight last April at Fifth Avenue and Wood Street in Downtown Pittsburgh.

12/05/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Cash Stolen During Downtown Jewelry Store Robbery

Police are looking for two suspects after a downtown jewelry store was robbed.

10/07/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Giant Eagle Considers Expanding Into Downtown

Could a vacant building on Smithfield Street, that once was the glamorous home of the sparkle and shine of a Saks Fifth Avenue, soon be home to milk, eggs and “do you have your advantage card?”

09/17/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Vehicle Crashes Into Elizabeth Twp. Funeral Home

Police were called to a funeral home in Elizabeth Township late Friday night after a vehicle crashed into the building.

06/14/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Neighbors Concerned As Garbage Piles Up In Elizabeth Yard

Neighbors on Smithfield Street in Elizabeth Township say they are fed up with one of their neighbor’s trash.

05/31/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Police Investigate Double Shooting Downtown

Police are investigating after a man and woman were shot downtown Tuesday night.

01/30/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

CCAC Student Center Closed After Pipe Bursts On Campus

A week of sub-freezing temperatures is taking a toll on pipes.

01/26/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Ft. Pitt Blvd. Partially Closed Thursday For Paving

There’s a traffic alert for commuters who plan to use Fort Pitt Boulevard in Downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday.

01/09/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

Proposed Multi-Use Development For Saks Fifth Avenue Building

It now stands empty — the shining building that was once Saks Fifth Avenue on Smithfield Street in downtown Pittsburgh

10/11/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

New Skyscraper Could Be Built In Downtown Pittsburgh

Across from the Macy’s is a nondescript building that stretches along Smithfield between Fifth and Forbes, just up from the site where the Tower at PNC is being constructed.

05/22/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Woman Injured After Falling Into Sidewalk Opening Downtown

A daycare center worker was injured Friday morning when she fell 20 feet into an open sidewalk vault in Downtown Pittsburgh.

05/11/2012

more