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Trash

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2 Men Facing Fines, Accused Of Illegally Dumping On Rural Property

Police crack a case of illegal dumping that had been going on for a while in a local community.

02/17/2014

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Beltzhoover Family, Pets Removed From “Unlivable” House

Brittany Thibodeaux, 18, is inconsolable. Whatever last, slim hold her family had on any sense of normalcy was falling apart.

09/17/2013

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Former Teacher Removed From Garbage-Filled House

A retired Uniontown school teacher is being evaluated in the hospital, after Uniontown Police removed her from her home, which was filled with feces, urine and garbage.

09/03/2013

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Piles Of Trash Attracting Flies, Rats In Fayette Co. Neighborhood

Neighbors on Pearl Street in Fayette County say they’ve made an unbearable discovery: piles and piles of garbage that are attracting flies and rats and creating a foul smell.

07/31/2013

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Recycling Could Mean Big Discounts To You

Out in Ross Township — and eight other North Hills communities — recyclable trash is picked up every week, but plastic bottles, newspapers, metals and glass are worth discounts to local residents who sign up for a program called Recyclebank.

07/15/2013

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Steelers, Parking Lot Owners In War Of Words Over Kenny Chesney Concert

The Kenny Chesney concert was a big hit, but the trash left behind turned some heads, and now the Steelers and the parking lot owners are in a war of words over the mess.

07/12/2013

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Environmentalist: Pittsburgh Schools Don’t Recycle

David Hughes has lived next door to Minadeo School for decades and as an environmentalist it’s bothered him no end that the school apparently does not recycle.

06/24/2013

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Kenny Chesney Concert Ends With Fights, Arrests, Huge Mess

The excitement over Kenny Chesney Saturday proved to be a little too much for some people with the night ending with several fights and numerous arrests.

06/23/2013

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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

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Volunteers Scale Mt. Washington For Trash Cleanup

More than 40 volunteers scaled the steep hill on Mount Washington to clean up a year’s worth of trash.

04/07/2013

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Some Trash Could Be Deadly To Pets

Household pets have a tendency to get into the trash. What many people may not realize, though, is that something in the garbage could be deadly.

12/06/2012

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Local Hoarder Died From Heart Disease

The medical examiner has determined that the Ingram man found dead in his home, buried among mounds of trash and junk he had been collecting for years, died from heart disease.

02/02/2012

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Cleanup Workers Caught On Camera Putting Trash Into River

The river used as a trash can instead of picking up litter like plastic bags and other debris, maintenance crews who said they were employed by PNC Park were caught on camera blowing trash right back into the water.

07/07/2011