Wilkinsburg, PAPittsburgh Post-Gazette

2 wounded in late-night shooting in Wilkinsburg

Two men were shot in Wilkinsburg late Saturday. Allegheny County Police said in a news release that 911 operators were notified at 10:16 p.m. that there had been a shooting in the 1900 block of McNary Boulevard. First responders found two men with what they described as non-life-threatening gunshot wounds....
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Pittsburgh Police Investigate Shooting On Same Night South Side Traffic Pattern Began

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police responded to another shooting in the South Side on the same night efforts to curb the violence began. The public safety efforts were visible on East Carson Street, but early on Saturday morning, a man was shot just a few blocks away. That shooting occurred just hours after the new traffic pattern was put into place to try to prevent violence and chaos on the South Side. Police found a man with multiple gunshot wounds in the parking lot of the Giant Eagle on Wharton Street just before 3:00 a.m. He was taken to the hospital...
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Pittsburgh Weather: Chances Of Sunday Storms, Showers

By: KDKA-TV’s Bryan Shaw PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A cold front moves through Sunday and that will bring the chance for some showers and storms in the afternoon. It’s shaping up to be another day with temperatures in the mid-to-upper 70’s. (Photo Credit: KDKA Weather Center) We will clear out Monday and it will be a little cooler in the mid-70’s. Tuesday through Friday will have sunny to partly cloudy skies but some isolated rain and storms chances. Temperatures creep back to the lower 80’s by the end of the week. (Photo Credit: KDKA Weather Center) Conditions will be hotter by Friday and Saturday as temperatures climb back into the mid-to-upper 80’s. WEATHER LINKS: Current Conditions | School Delays & Closings | Local Radar | Weather App | Photos Stay up to date with the KDKA app, which you can download here.
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South Side Residents Fed Up With Violence, But Weary On New Restrictions

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – There was a shooting on the South Side just hours after traffic restrictions were put in place to curb violence. On Friday at 7 p.m., Pittsburgh’s Department of Public Safety started the weekend traffic changes on East Carson Street to put the brakes on violence. Hours after that, gunshots rang out a few blocks away. On Saturday at 2:40 a.m., Pittsburgh police found a man with multiple gunshot wounds in the Giant Eagle parking lot on Wharton Street. The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition. “There was an altercation in a vehicle, and somebody tried to intervene,...
Pittsburgh, PAScranton Times

Pickle celebration headed back to Pittsburgh

Picklesburgh, the city’s celebration of all things dill-ectable, is returning in August after a one-year hiatus because of the coronavirus. It will be held Friday, Aug. 20, to Sunday, Aug. 22, on the Andy Warhol (Seventh Street) Bridge, with the possibility of being expanded onto Fort Duquesne Boulevard to allow for larger crowds.

One transported by helicopter after motorcycle crash in Duquesne

DUQUESNE, Pa. — One person was transported by helicopter after a motorcycle crash in Duquesne Saturday night. First responders were on scene at Duquesne Boulevard and Commonwealth Avenue around 10 p.m., according to Allegheny County dispatch. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time. The scene cleared by...
Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh Post-Gazette

Another shooting mars first weekend of Carson Street restrictions

With the end of the first weekend of a pilot program that changed traffic patterns on East Carson Street on the South Side, residents and visitors alike expressed concern about the effectiveness of the plan. The program, announced Wednesday by Pittsburgh public safety officials, alters traffic so vehicles can only...
Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh Post-Gazette

Canonsburg musician is the 'Polka Star of Tomorrow'

Hundreds of polka fans felt the joy and nostalgia as Garrett Tatano and his band played “Quick Stop Polka” — a Cleveland-style polka classic — to end their set at a recent polka music competition hosted by the National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum. Afterward, 300 polka music...
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U.S. 22 to be temporarily closed Sunday

BROOKE COUNTY, WV -- U.S. Route 22 west of the Harmon Creek exit will be closed tomorrow from 7 a.m. until 7:15 a.m. Crews will be installing a new fiber cable replacement. Police officers and flaggers will be in the area to direct traffic. Drivers should expect reduced speed zones...
Pittsburgh, PAwtae.com

East Liberty farmers' market celebrates 80 years

PITTSBURGH — The farmers' market co-op of East Liberty is celebrating eight decades of serving fresh food to the community. Every Saturday morning, the farmer's market serves up its loyal customers with locally grown meat and fresh produce. "For the consumer, it's the freshness of the product," said Richard Zang,...
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Pittsburgh COVID-19 update: Open vaccine sites

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Pittsburgh: 1. 202 Costco Dr 412-490-2203; 2. Noreco Road, 5260 Grove Rd 412-881-4602; 3. 100 Settlers Ridge Center Dr 412-490-5160; 4. 132 Ben Avon Heights Rd 412-364-2671; 5. 254 Yost Boulevard-Braddock 412-271-4445; 6. 230 Rodi Rd 412-241-6134; 7. 318-320