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  1. 2014 Best of the 'Burgh PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Pittsburgh Magazine

    ... Realty, Animal Rescue League, Clear Channel, Supercuts and Baierl Automotive. We explore every inch of Allegheny County (and beyond) for a look at the communities where we live, work and play. PittGirl's at it again - this time with a list of a ...

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  2. Police: Man found dead by fiancee had been shotRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... that an autopsy shows he was shot in the head and neck before his fiancee returned home to find him dead. Allegheny County police say 59-year-old John Parkes Jr. was last seen alive when his fiancee left their Kennedy Township home about 11 a.m. ...

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  3. Black leaders back developer's offer, say it could save August Wilson CenterRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Planning

    ... space for the independent nonprofit center. "It seems like a novel and financially sound approach," said Allegheny County Councilman Bill Robinson , who tried unsuccessfully to put more county money into the center last year. Top public officials -- ...

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  4. One killed, one wounded at Pittsburgh home being remodeledRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... found the victim's body in the street with a gun next to him and numerous shell casings in the area. The Allegheny County medical examiner's office said 39-year-old Glenn Walker Jr. of McKeesport was pronounced dead minutes later. The injured man ...

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  5. Medina graduate Chad Toocheck overcomes drugs, alcohol to excelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

    ... to give him to God." On Monday morning, Toocheck signed up for evening classes at the Community College of Allegheny County. On the drive back to his mom's house, Sublime's "Summertime" came on the radio. "All of a sudden, my head started spinning ...

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  6. newsHelmet giveaway The Allegheny County Parks Department is hosting...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Almanac

    The Allegheny County Parks Department is hosting a free Hard Heads Helmet Fitting event for kids on July 24 at the 3B Action Park next to the wave pool in Boyce Park.

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  7. 5 Things: Glotfelty to lead Allegheny County Parks Foundation ......Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    Here are five things to know for Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Glotfelty to lead Allegheny County Parks Foundation Former Heinz Endowments official Caren Glotfelty has been named executive director of the Allegheny County Parks Foundation, the organization announced Tuesday.

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  8. Yellow Cab readies app for ride sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... Lyft and Uber are still pending. Both ride-share companies have applications to begin emergency service in Allegheny County, which the PUC board is likely to consider at its meeting Thursday. Also likely on Thursday's agenda, the July 1 ...

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  9. Allegheny County Parks Foundation board selects chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    The board of the Allegheny County Parks Foundation on Tuesday selected longtime environmental professional Caren Glotfelty as its new executive director.

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  10. Woman takes in one of Allegheny County's most wanted fugitives, doesn't know itRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WPXI

    One of Allegheny County's most wanted fugitives is in custody. Police said Jeffrey Schrott robbed two banks in a few days, and only Channel 11 has learned where he was while police were trying to find him.

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  11. Kennedy Township death now investigated as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... office. IN THE NECK. BOB MAYO TALKED WITH NEIGHBORS TO REVEAL MORE CLUES IN THIS HOMICIDE. Reporter: ALLEGHENY COUNTY HOMICIDE INVESTIGATORS AND KENNEDY POLICE HAVE BEEN SPENDING TWO DAYS AT THE SCENE GATHERING EVIDENCE. THEY SAY, YES, THEY ARE NOW ...

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  12. Long-term I-79 construction project to affect Collier, Scott, Robinson townshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A $2.84 million milling and resurfacing project will begin on Thursday, July 24, on Interstate 79 in Collier, Scott and Robinson townships, Allegheny County, due to Act 89, the state's new transportation legislation.

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  13. Man Sought After Leaving Suspicious Box On Rich Fitzgerald's CarRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The Allegheny County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to identify a man that left a suspicious box on Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald's vehicle.

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  14. 3 Rivers WIB applauds the passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity ActRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... assessments, and job training to more than 20 million Americans each year, and more than 32,000 adults in Allegheny County through PA CareerLinkA centers. These funds provide services to numerous populations including dislocated workers, veterans, ...

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  15. Man wanted in 2 Pittsburgh-area bank robberies turns self inRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPXI

    ... of the second robbery on July 13 at a Citizens Bank branch inside the South Side Giant Eagle. City and Allegheny County police said Schrott confessed to that robbery and another, July 7, at a First Niagara Bank branch in his hometown. Investigators ...

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  16. Health Department Offers Tips on How to Avoid Ticks and Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    In response to a recent increase in the number of reported cases, the Allegheny County Health Department is offering advice on how to reduce the risk of Lyme disease, which can be contracted in wooded areas as well as yards and neighborhoods with low bushes or tall grass, from which ticks that spread the disease can most easily attach to a person.

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  17. PoliticsPA: Corbett reluctant to allow immigrant children into PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    The Holy Family Institute in Emsworth, Allegheny County, has offered to take care of some of the child immigrants from Central America, but Gov. Tom Corbett is worried about the spread of disease.

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  18. Pittsburgh-area coke plant wants to nix lawsuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... since 2012, among other violations. But Shenango's attorneys note the company has already agreed with the Allegheny County Health Department to spend just over $1 million on pollution control upgrades and pay a $300,000 fine. In 2012, the company ...

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  19. Pa. homeowner fires shotgun on would-be robbers, killing 1, injuring another: Justice?Read the original story

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... came around in the wee hours, allegedly looking to rob the place. According to TribLive.com, the Carrick, Allegheny County, homeowner opened fire on the two men accused of breaking into his home, killing one and critically injuring the other. ... 1 comment

  20. Suspicious death investigated in Kennedy TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Allegheny County homicide detectives are investigating the death of 59-year-old John Parkes at the man's home on Poplar Street.

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