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Local Veteran In Need Of Wheelchair Ramp Gets Help From Volunteers

On a cold, snowy day, imagine walking up or down a set of broken stairs or across a muddy yard.

03/17/2014

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Volunteers Join Online Search For Malaysian Jetliner

Thousands of people are joining the search for that missing plane, and they’re nowhere near Malaysia.

03/14/2014

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Woman Using Burner To Heat Freezing Home Gets New Furnace

Mary Thompson, 93, was shaking and shivering from the cold a month ago when we were called to her home – and then again on Saturday.

02/10/2014

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Homewood Church Bustling With Volunteers On MLK Day

Holy Trinity Baptist Church in Homewood was bustling with activity and it wasn’t even Sunday.

01/20/2014

Snow Squad Looking For Volunteers

The Snow Squad is looking for volunteers to shovel snow for senior citizens in Allegheny County.

01/04/2014

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Hundreds In Need Get Christmas Dinner At Omni William Penn

For many of us, one of the staples of Christmas Day is getting together with family for a holiday meal.

12/25/2013

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Locals Help Elderly Woman Living In Crumbling House, Without Heat

There are few words to describe much of what was found in a local woman’s McKees Rocks home.

12/25/2013

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Salvation Army Flooded With Donations After Toys Damaged By Water

It was flooded by destructive waters with hundreds of toys damaged before Christmas.

12/23/2013

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Volunteers Answer Call, Help With Arnold Habitat For Humanity House

It was a call for help for a Habitat for Humanity project in Westmoreland County.

11/27/2013

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Volunteers Hand Out Clothes, Food To Pittsburgh’s Homeless

The holidays came early for nearly 400 Pittsburgh people who are homeless.

11/27/2013

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Batkid’s Influence Reaches Beyond Gotham, Sparks Nonprofit Interest Locally

The tale of a 5-year-old Leukemia survivor who dreamed of being Batman sparked a social media firestorm Friday.

11/18/2013

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Friends, Neighbors Come Together To Rebuild After W.Va. Explosion

West Virginia authorities are trying to find the source of a natural gas explosion that destroyed a home on Elderville Road near Follansbee Friday, killing 13-year-old Hannah Mozingo and injuring her mother, father and sister.

10/12/2013

NASA Bed Rest Study

NASA is looking for a few good volunteers.

09/20/2013

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Volunteers Help To Build Playground For Homestead School

Thursday morning, it was an empty lot. Thursday evening, it’s a playground.

08/29/2013

Time Lapse Video Shows Warhol Bridge “Yarn Bombing”

If you’ve seen the Warhol Bridge since volunteers “Knit the Bridge,” you know how much work went into covering it.

08/16/2013

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