New Attractions At Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival Include A Haunted DungeonThe Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival opens in West Newton on Saturday.
Volunteer Firefighter Killed In Single-Vehicle Crash In Westmoreland CountyA West Newton woman died late Monday night after a single vehicle crash in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County.
$1 Million Jackpot Won In Westmoreland CountyCheck your pockets! A jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket was sold over the weekend.
Truck, Train Collide In Westmoreland County A man escaped injury when his truck collided with a train in West Newton.
Couple Charged With Child Abuse In West NewtonWest Newton police have charged a couple in a child abuse case, saying the three-year-old victim had more facial bruises than they could count.
Westmoreland County Fire Kills 1, Injures 2 FirefightersAt least one person is believed to have been killed in an early Thursday morning fire in Westmoreland County.
"Free Care Fund Telethon" To Help Children's HospitalElizabeth Dietz and her brother, George, take a break at Children's Hospital.
Renaissance Festival Offers A Jousting Good TimeJousting knights in shining armor are a highlight of the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival in West Newton. They perform on weekends. Weekdays are reserved for training - lots of it.
Teen Stirs Controversy In West Newton By Taking Fire Truck To PromHe’s the West Newton fire chief’s son. Dustin Sanner basically grew up at the department, so when it came time for senior prom, he thought it would be neat to trade in a limo for a fire truck.
Disabled Woman Defies Odds Ahead Of College GraduationThere will be applause, and perhaps a few tears, when a Biochemistry major from West Newton accepts her diploma at Saint Vincent College on Saturday.
Police Arrest West Newton Man In Pharmacy RobberiesA West Newton man is in jail charged with robbing Rite Aid and Walgreens pharmacies from Mount Pleasant to Greensburg, some he is accused of hitting twice.
Surveillance Video Released In Local Man’s Death At Tampa AirportIt's been more than a week since a local man was found dead at the bottom of an elevator shaft at the airport in Tampa.