13 hrs ago
Former 5-Star on the Move?
Delvon Simmons started all 13 games for Texas Tech 's defensive line in 2012, but he's looking for a new home in 2013.
18 hrs ago
Reign of Troy
Texas Tech Transfer Delvon Simmons to Visit USC
Delvon Simmons, a Rivals five-star defensive tackle from the Class of 2011, is back on the market.
Mon May 13, 2013
New Pittsburgh Courier Online
County launches community health anti-violence commission
Thanks to a push from state Rep. Ed Gainey, D-East Liberty, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald announced the creation of a Public Health Commission on Preventing Violence and Promoting Community Mental Health.
Welfare worker suspended in sex-for-benefits case
A state welfare caseworker has been suspended while the Department of Public Welfare cooperates with prosecutors who charge the man tried to swap benefits for sex with female clients.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Animal control protesters clash in McKeesport
Dog law enforcement officer Ken Ferree uses a dog puppet in his response to a protest organized by O & P Rescue outside of Ferree's McKeesport home.
Authorities continue investigating fatal Hill District shooting
Police continue to investigate a fatal shooting that killed a teenage boy and injured another person late Saturday night in the Hill District.
Sun May 12, 2013
Donora mayor eyes sixth term
Donora had already lost its major industry and was flat broke and in debt about the time John “Chummy” Lignelli decided to get into local politics nearly four decades ago.
The York Daily Record
Pa. police probe shooting death of 17-year-old
The Allegheny County medical examiner's office said police were called shortly before midnight Saturday about a report of shots fired in the Hill District neighborhood.
Sat May 11, 2013
Allegheny County DA's office charges state welfare worker with sex-for-benefits proposal
A man identified by authorities as a state Department of Welfare case manager in McKeesport has been charged with trying to extract a benefits-for-sex swap with a welfare recipient.
Thu May 09, 2013
Allegheny County creates commission on violence and mental health
A new commission will study how to prevent violence and promote mental health in neighborhoods, Allegheny County officials announced this morning.
Wed May 08, 2013
Ex-Steeler Stuvaints pleads guilty to assault, resisting arrest
Former Pittsburgh Steeler Russell Stuvaints pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and resisting arrest in an incident in McKeesport, Pa., court records said.
2 Arrest Warrants Issued In Duquesne Fatal Shootings
According to police, 18-year-old Tyrone Coleman and 29-year-old Lawrence Short were both shot on Crawford Avenue Monday night.
Judge Hoots Hears Robbery, Firearm and Burglary Cases
Wilkinsburg District Judge Kim Hoots heard the following cases on May 2: Morris Fredd Corinthian, 33, of McKeesport waived a preliminary hearing on charges of robbery, aggravated assault, conspiracy and recklessly endangering another person.
Tue May 07, 2013
Cleveland rescue gives Tanya Kach flashbacks
If Tanya Kach could get to Cleveland right now, she would, just to hug the women who broke free from their alleged captor on Monday night and let them know someone out there understands even an ounce of what they went through.
Sun May 05, 2013
Financial planning for 40-somethings
If you're in your 40s, you could be considered either a "late baby boomer" or member of "Generation X." Either way, you're at a time in your life when you're putting youth aside and should be doing some financial planning for your future and your family's future.
Wed May 01, 2013
Guttman Group grows energetically
Guttman Group of Cos., based in Belle Vernon, has grown in the past 20 years from a $127 million company to a holding company for three energy-related businesses with revenue of $3.4 billion.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
New Pittsburgh Courier Online
Graduate Pittsburgh Summit spotlights successful programs
When Jolanda Carr's two sons entered elementary school, they were already regularly misbehaving in class and difficult to discipline.
Sat Apr 20, 2013
Facebook shuts down gun shop owner's page
Erik Lowry, owner of Pittsburgh Tactical Firearms in McKeesport, said he's losing thousands of dollars per day since Facebook shut down his business page.