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Volunteers Pull Several Tons Of Trash From Rivers

A teddy bear, car parts and more than one mattress were among the items found by volunteers cleaning up local rivers this weekend.

06/20/2015

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Lawmakers Trying To Waive Background Check Fees For First Responders

When Pennsylvania lawmakers passed changes to the state child abuse laws, they never intended for it to place a new financial burden on first responders.

05/29/2015

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Boy Scouts’ Leader Says Ban On Gay Adults Not Sustainable

The president of the Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said Thursday that the organization’s longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and called for change in order to prevent “the end of us as a national movement.”

05/21/2015

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Animal Rescue League Seeking Volunteers For Wildlife Center

The Animal Rescue League is looking for volunteers to help in their wildlife center.

05/19/2015

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A Look At The Pittsburgh Marathon, By The Numbers

Thousands of marathoners will pound the Pittsburgh pavement Sunday, accepting water from a half million biodegradable cups.

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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City Needs Volunteers To County Pedestrians, Bicycles

The city is looking for volunteers to count pedestrians and bicycles.

04/17/2015

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Pittsburgh Botanic Garden In Need Of Volunteers

The Pittsburgh Botanic Garden is now open for the season.

04/01/2015

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Global Links & Volunteers Pack & Ship Medical Supplies To Cuba

The people of Pittsburgh once again showed their generosity. Much needed medical kits are now on their way to Cuba, thanks to some local students.

02/09/2015

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Volunteers Needed For 2016 U.S. Open At Oakmont Country Club

The U.S. Open returns to Oakmont Country Club in 2016 and more than a year before the tournament tees off, the call is going out for volunteers.

01/06/2015

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Squirrel Hill Man Home For Christmas After Running Ebola Clinic In West Africa

Andy Pugh is back in Squirrel Hill after spending the past two-and-a-half months in the West African nation of Sierra Leone.

12/25/2014

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Hundreds Of Kids Benefit From Bike Drive

Every kid wants a bicycle of their own, and volunteers and donors in Western Pennsylvania are making that possible for many who couldn’t otherwise afford one.

12/11/2014

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United Way Seeking Volunteers For Free Tax Preparation Program

It’s tough to believe, but tax season is just around the corner and the United Way is already gearing up.

12/10/2014

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Meals On Wheels Helping Senior Citizens This Winter

From toilet paper and flashlights, to canned goods and cereal bars, volunteers are preparing blizzard boxes for Meals on Wheels recipients.

12/04/2014

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Mount Pleasant National Guard Serves, Delivers Thanksgiving Meals To Community

Volunteers in Westmoreland County donated their time and money to help people in need this holiday season.

11/27/2014

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