Wednesday Apr 16
Erie Times News
Authorities charge 2 in Vernon Township robbery
Two Allegheny County men are in jail awaiting court hearings on charges in the armed robbery of a Country Fair store in Vernon Township early Friday morning.
Duquesne school fact-finder rejects achievement as a salary measure
A state fact-finder's report shows that Duquesne City School District teachers are being asked to agree to something no other district has: salary increases based on an improvement of 10 percentage points in student achievement.
Photo Flash: Inside Pict Theatre's Inaugural Pict Uncommon Pleas
On Thursday, March 27, PICT Theatre and the Arts and Law Committee of the Allegheny County Bar hosted more than 150 guests at the Duquesne Club for the inaugural PICT UnCommon Pleas, a legal theatrical event featuring attorney Dennis Unkovic of Meyer, Unkovic and Scott LLP, and Pittsburgh Tech Council president Audrey Russo as Macbeth and Lady ... (more)
Testimony ends in ammo purchase homicide case
Twenty-one-year-old Chalsee Hughes of Duquesne is charged with second- and third-degree murder in Westmoreland County in the December 2012 slaying of 36-year-old Chris Fincik.
Liquor Control Board concerned about W. Pa. judges
Allegheny County judges too often side with bars that serve alcohol to underage patrons, stay open after 2 a.m. or attract violence when the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board cancels their licenses, forming a "regrettable" pattern that endangers communities, the state agency claims.
The Lebanon Daily News
Defense: Woman didn't buy bullets for Pa. murder
An attorney representing a woman accused of helping to buy bullets later used to kill a western Pennsylvania man says his client isn't guilty because she didn't actually purchase the items.