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  1. Charles L. Edwards 1924-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... to cherish his memory are a daughter, Marsha (Gary) Newton of Cambridge; three sons, Craig (Karen) Edwards of McKeesport, Pa., Jeffrey (Lynn) Edwards of Elyria and Glenn (Annie) Edwards of South Amherst; seven grandchildren; and several ...

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  2. Where do Pennsylvania oil and gas drillers get their pipe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    State Sen. Jim Brewster was angry when he heard in June that U.S. Steel was about to close a plant in McKeesport that made pipe to transport natural gas. "When I have a plant shut down with 175 to 200 jobs, I have a problem with that," said Mr. Brewster, a Democrat who is a former mayor of McKeesport and whose late father worked at a pipe plant in the city.

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  3. Pa. Man Charged in Fire That Killed Six Waives Preliminary HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    March 13--A McKeesport man will stand trial on charges that he set a fire that killed six people, including four children. Prosecutors say Ryan Williams, 25, tossed a flaming roll of toilet paper onto a couch in a McKeesport home while everyone inside was asleep.

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  4. Community Life planning to grow in McKeesport, Mon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Business Journal

    Senior services provider Community Life is making expansion plans as Pennsylvania's new governor signals a bigger role for home and community care for seniors. Community Life is preparing to expand its McKeesport adult day center to increase capacity by 50 percent or 70 seniors, Executive Director Richard DiTommaso said.

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  5. Suspect waives hearing in 'revenge' fire that killed 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Allegheny County prosecutors contend Ryan Williams, 24, of McKeesport, was set on revenge when he illegally entered and torched Keith Egenlauf's unlocked McKeesport home early on Oct. 18. Investigators said Williams took money from a wallet in an upstairs bedroom and food from the refrigerator before tossing a burning roll of toilet paper on a couch. Williams did that because he blamed Egenlauf for theft charges that put him in jail earlier last year, police said.

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  6. Suspect waives hearing in McKeesport revenge fire that killed 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A man suspected of setting a fire that killed a recently married woman, her four young children and her disabled father-in-law at their house in McKeesport waived his right to a preliminary hearing Friday. I'M JANELLE HALL ALONG WITH PITTSBURGH'S ACTION NEWS 4 REPORTER AMBER NICOTRA LIVE WITH A SURPRISE MOVE IN COURT THIS MORNING.

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  7. Hearing set in 'revenge' fire that killed 6, but not targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | WPXI

    ... trial in the case of 24-year-old Ryan Williams. Allegheny County police say Williams broke into Keith Egenlauf's McKeesport home early Oct. 18 and tossed a burning roll of toilet paper on a couch because Williams believed Egenlauf was to blame for ...

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  8. WPIAL guys carry the state bannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Dan Wrestling Classic have been donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs to fund wrestling programs in Shadyside and McKeesport for more than 15 years. Campbell's title in the PIAA Class AAA tournament earned him a spot on this year's Pennsylvania All-Star ...

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  9. NEWSFLASH: Pitt is not KentuckyRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Cardiac Hill

    ... As evidence to that, Pitt's best player Mike Young played his high school ball in New Jersey rather than McKeesport. The best basketball player from the Pittsburgh area right now is Maverick Rowan, who plays high school ball in Florida. Pitt can't ...

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  10. Pitt to aid displaced U.S. Steel employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    The University of Pittsburgh's Small Business Development Center has received a $100,000 Small Business Administration grant to help displaced workers and small business owners affected by the closing of a United States Steel Corp. plant in McKeesport.

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  11. A flood of overtime for nurses at Allegheny County nursing homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... fewer resources than is appropriate,” she said. The Kane Regional Centers – located in Pittsburgh, McKeesport and Ross and Scott townships – had more overtime costs than any other county department, but they also have the ...

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  12. University of Pittsburgh SBDC Begins Seminars in McKeesport to Help...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | PRWeb

    Business owners feeling the impacts of the U.S. Steel plant in McKeesport, Pennsylvania are encouraged to seek the assistance of the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center. Through SBDC services, these Mon Valley entrepreneurs will be able to establish, sustain, and grow their businesses leading not only to individual financial security, but also contributing to the growth of the region.

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  13. Albert StoryRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Times Observer

    ... area and graduated from high school. He served in the Army during the Korean Conflict, was a member of the East McKeesport Lodge of Free Masons, and retired from the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission.When able, Albert enjoyed collecting coins and his ...

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  14. Health happenings: March 10, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... health services from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Community Room of Twin Rivers Primary School, 1600 Cornell St., McKeesport. Call 412-350-3496 or 412-350-4282. Excela Health, in partnership with the Scottdale Kiwanis, is offering a Wellness Check ...

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  15. Four individuals convicted of drug trafficking in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... of drug trafficking near protected locations in Clarksburg. Robert Crenshaw, also known as ';Pops,'; 61, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, admitted to heroin trafficking near a Clarksburg public housing authority facility and pleaded guilty to one count ...

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  16. Four individuals convicted of drug trafficking in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Robert Crenshaw, also known as "Pops," 61, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, admitted to heroin trafficking near a Clarksburg public housing authority facility and pleaded guilty to one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin within 1,000 Feet of a Protected Location. Al-Teric Garrett, 23, of Clarksburg, admitted to heroin trafficking near a Clarksburg playground and pleaded guilty to one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin within 1,000 Feet of a Protected Location.

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  17. Pennsylvania man cited for crash causing diesel spillRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Review

    ... circumstance to the crash. He was cited for failure to control and he and a passenger, Justin R. Gerber, 22, McKeesport, Pa., were taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The crash resulted in East Palestine police ...

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  18. 87-year-old McKeesport restaurant owner: 'This place is my life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... a hard time putting on his socks. But seven days a week around 11 a.m., shortly after he enters The Elbow Room in McKeesport, his 6-foot-tall frame loosens up and he feels 65 again, Mr. Brusick said. "I love being here. It keeps me alive. Once I get ...

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  19. Winter Musings: One snow made a player out of hard-working momRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... growing up, Mom was working three jobs just to keep life together. She would work all night at a diner in East McKeesport. Often she was the only one in the restaurant, serving as cook, waitress and cashier. Fortunately, the police station was very ...

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  20. Consolation medal now the goal for C-M wrestlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... Southcentral Region. Kusturiss came back in the consolation round and took a 1-0 decision from Brandon Ingram of McKeesport in a rematch from the WPIAL tournament for third place. Kusturiss gets Dom Petrucelli of Owen J. Roberts, a runner-up in the ...

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