Unaccompanied Children From Border Arrive In ErieAbout 150 unaccompanied children found at the southern border of the U.S. have arrived in northwestern Pennsylvania and will be housed at a dormitory at the Pennsylvania International Academy.
Pittsburgh's Holy Family Institute Housing Unaccompanied Children From South Of The BorderThe surge in undocumented immigrants crossing the Mexican border into the United States is reaching this region.
James Conner, Tiffany Seitz Honored At Arthur J. Rooney Sr. Courage Awards LuncheonThe medical history and come-back of Steelers running back James Conner has been well documented.
Steelers' Sean Spence Receives 2014 Ed Block Courage AwardPittsburgh Steelers linebacker Sean Spence was emotional during 2014 Ed Block Courage Award ceremony on Tuesday.
Holy Family Sisters Explain Decision To Shelter Immigrant Children A meeting was held in Emsworth Tuesday night, where the sisters who run Holy Family Institute explained their decision to temporarily shelter immigrant children fleeing their homes in Central America
Bishop Zubik Defends Holy Family Institute, Fostering Immigrant Children It’s a hot button issue, and now Bishop David Zubik is stepping into the immigration debate.
Young Central American Refugees Finding Shelter At Local Charity, Sparking ControversyThey're kids, some as young as 5- and 6-years-old, who say they've fled poverty-stricken and gang-invested Central America for the chance of new life in the United States.
Immigration Studies Legal Analyst Says President Is Misinterpreting LawSince October, nearly 60,000 unaccompanied minors have crossed the southern border in hopes of finding a better life in America.
Local Man Embarks On Emotional Journey To Find BrothersTommy Hearn has one picture of his father who is dead after drugs and alcohol killed him and no photos of his mom who died from a drug overdose. He has one picture of himself from Holy Family Institute where he was raised. He spent 10 years of his life at the facility for troubled children.
Final 3 Haitian Orphans Brought To Pittsburgh After Earthquake AdoptedIt's been two years since the devastating earthquake that rocked Haiti. Hundreds of orphans there were left with nothing. Dozens of those children were brought here to Pittsburgh for a new life, and today, the last three adoptions were finalized.
Haitian Orphan In Pittsburgh Completes Adoption Process