Nonprofit Plans 50-Bed Homeless Shelter In ScrantonA Pennsylvania nonprofit is proposing to open a 50-bed homeless shelter in Scranton.
Agencies Come Together to Solve Downtown Homeless Shelter ConcernsIn the summer, downtown's homeless and the destitute often sleep in doorways in the open air. But as the temperature drops, the concern rises.
Allegheny County Receives More Than $3 Million To Reduce Youth HomelessnessAllegheny County received a $3.49 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to reduce youth homelessness.
Neighbors Fed Up About Condition Of Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial FieldNeighbors living near a park named for a fallen officer are fed up.
Historic Downtown Church Dealing With Vandals, Other IssuesA historic, landmark church downtown is dealing with a new demon.
Homeless Good Samaritan Suing Couple Who Raised $400K To Help HimJohnny Bobbitt received worldwide praise after he gave a stranded motorist in Philadelphia his last $20 so she could get gas last year.
Homeless Man Hands Out Resumes, Gets Hundreds Of Job OffersA homeless and unemployed web developer in California has been overwhelmed with job offers after a picture of him handing out resumes went viral on social media.
Police: Man Without Arms Charged With Stabbing Tourist With ScissorsMiami Beach police say 46-year-old Jonathan Crenshaw held a pair of scissors with his feet and stabbed 22-year-old Cesar Coronado just after midnight on July 10.
Homeless Man Gets Year Of Free Wings After Finding Rude Note On CheckA Buffalo Wild Wings in Louisiana is stepping up to help the local homeless after one of their servers allegedly left a vulgar note on a customer's receipt.
Complaints About Filth, Foul Smells Prompt Police To Order Homeless Out Along Fifth Ave.The number of homeless people on Fifth Avenue and Cherry Way has been growing, and now police have ordered them out.
'Lowest Thing I've Seen': Mayoral Race Takes Nasty Turn Over Homeless CampSome people have set up tents near Mayor Bill Peduto’s house to protest a homeless tent city on the North Side.
Upset Residents Call For Mayor To Tour North Side Homeless Tent CityA growing tent city of homeless off of Howard Street on the North Side, apparently with city permission, is outraging local residents.
City-Approved North Side Homeless Camp Upsetting NeighborsA hillside along Howard Street on the North Side is where several homeless people have set up camp and nearby residents aren't happy.
Extreme Cold Has City Opening Up Warming CentersDue to the extreme cold, the city of Pittsburgh has announced warming centers that will be up and running.
Local Woman Takes Initiative To Help Pittsburgh's HomelessA Pittsburgh woman decided she didn't want to wait for someone else to take the first step to help Pittsburgh's homeless.