95-Year-Old Cecil Lockhart Becomes Oldest Organ Donor In U.S. HistoryCecil Lockhart, a 95-year-old man from West Virginia, recently became the oldest organ donor in United States history after he died last week.
AGH, Core Unveil Memorial Honoring Deceased Organ Donors And Their FamiliesAllegheny General Hospital and CORE unveiled a memorial dedicated to organ donors on Wednesday.
CORE Volunteers Deliver Gift Bags To Patients Waiting For Life-Saving TransplantsThere currently are more than 100,000 people in the United States waiting for a life-saving organ transplant.
A Second Chance At Life: Organ Transplant Recipients Take Ride On Kennywood’s Jack RabbitKennywood Park marked National Roller Coaster Day in a very special way with 25 organ transplant recipients from CORE.
First Woman In U.S. To Receive Face Transplant Shares Inspiring Story In PittsburghThe first person in America to get a face transplant was in Pittsburgh on Saturday to share her inspiring story.
CORE Flag Raised At Allegheny General Hospital To Honor Organ Donors, RecipientsOrgan recipients and families of donors gathered at Allegheny General Hospital Monday morning to raise the flag of CORE, the Center for Organ Recovery and Education.
Transplant Recipients Share Special Thanksgiving Meal With Donor’s FamilyThe people who shared an early Thanksgiving meal in Shadyside aren't related, at least not in a traditional way.
No Charges May Be Filed In Deadly Shooting In Greene CountyState Police in Greene County say a Parkersburg, West Virginia man was shot and killed in Mount Morris Thursday afternoon.
Organ Donors, Recipients Heading To Cleveland To Compete In Transplant GamesThis June, more than 170 Pittsburghers will travel to Cleveland to take part in the Transplant Games.
National Donor Day Stresses Importance Of Organ DonationAcross the country, 122,000 patients are waiting for an organ transplant. But, National Donor Day is encouraging people to sign up to give the ultimate gift.
Developer Buys 2 Floors Of Pittsburgh's Ex-Macy's For HotelA developer is paying $8 million to buy two floors of the recently closed Macy's store in downtown Pittsburgh with plans to build a hotel in the space.
Macy's Announces Downtown Store Will CloseThe Macy's store in downtown Pittsburgh is going to close.
Local "Friendship Nine" Protestor Reacts To Judge Tossing Out Civil Rights-Era ConvictionsThomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”
CORE Heads To Harrisburg Urging House To Pass Donate Life Pa. ActIn the past five years, nearly 500 Pennsylvanians a year have died before they were able to receive an organ or tissue donation.
Partner’s Death Prompts Man’s Crusade For Change In Federal Organ Donation PolicyA local man is fighting for change after he was told he couldn't donate his late partner's tissue, as he wanted.