Man in custody after killing mother and allegedly spending her moneyThe Quick HistorianNewsBreak Contributor
New Podcast Investigates Cold Case That Rocked Pittsburgh’s LGBTQ CommunityPittsburgh Institute For Nonprofit JournalismNewsBreak Contributor
The Chicago Bears Are Looking To Trade Justin Fields to the Pittsburgh Steelers 👀 #nfl #bears #justinfields #chicagobearsCopiousSportsNewsBreak Contributor
Dramatic Arrest: Homicide Suspect Nabbed at Pittsburgh Airport After LeapRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
A Pennsylvania Couple Confined a 6-Year-Old Girl in Dog Crate and Shot Her with BB GunElizabeth A. GodwinNewsBreak Contributor
Parents accused of locking child in cage and starving her to stand trial
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (KDKA) — A Fayette County couple accused of locking their 6-year-old child in a cage and starving her was ordered to stand trial.Jacob Weight and Mimi Frost of Brownsville appeared before a judge on Tuesday. Fayette County District Attorney Michael Aubele made a powerful statement during the hearing that was backed up by the evidence presented. He said, "This was a heartbeat away from a homicide" and called it a "miracle" the little girl survived.And for that, the district attorney said her parents should stand trial. "We had a lot of great witnesses come up and tell us everything from...
Man sentenced in deadly Baldwin bar fight
A man who pleaded guilty in a deadly 2021 bar fight was sentenced Tuesday. The fight happened at the Loose Moose Saloon in Baldwin. Police say Zachary Blake punched Mark Thompson in the face, causing him to fall. Thompson later died. Blake pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and was sentenced...
Washington, PA Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around washington..
Six-Figure Ransomware Attack Hits Washington County, PA
Learn more about the Washington County, PA ransomware attack and key security controls that can help prevent similar cyber-attacks. On January 19, 2024, a cyber-attack was identified by Washington County officials which eventually became a full-blown ransomware attack by January 24. The attack created major problems for the county’s network and computer systems and resulted in a ransomware payment of nearly $350,000.
County Police assisting with SWAT situation in McKeesport
Allegheny County Police say they are assisting McKeesport Police with a man barricaded inside a house. The man is barricaded inside a home on the 500 block of Evans Street in McKeesport.
Mt. Lebanon police ask for help identifying theft suspect
The Mt. Lebanon Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify a male suspect who allegedly stole from the Giant Eagle in the Virginia Manor Shops.
Experience La Dolce Vita: Discover 3 Italian Culinary Treasures in Monessen
In this article, we explore three exquisite Italian restaurants in Monessen. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Police officers injured in chase that ends in West Mifflin
You’ve heard the names Justin Fields, Russell Wilson, Ryan Tannehill and others connected to the Pittsburgh Steelers. New odds show another name high on the list to end up in Pittsburgh.
West Mifflin Residents: Key Decisions on Property Use and Community Changes at March 4th Planning Commission Meeting
The West Mifflin Planning Commission will meet on Monday, March 4, 2024, at 6:30 P.M. The agenda includes several new business cases, each concerning different applicants and properties in the borough.
‘Unfit’ housing or no housing? Unhoused people and service providers face tough choices
“We were hoping that everything would be fixed appropriately, but all they did was throw Band-Aids on all these problems,” said Stephanie Brock. She and her partner felt they had little leverage and few options. The post ‘Unfit’ housing or no housing? Unhoused people and service providers face tough choices appeared first on PublicSource. PublicSource is a nonprofit news organization serving the Pittsburgh region. Visit www.publicsource.org to read more.
What to watch for in WPIAL sports on Feb. 20, 2024: Class 5A champs begin title defense
Welcome to the final day of the WPIAL basketball first round with girls Class 5A and 4A along with boys 2A games getting their crack at the postseason spotlight. In the previous seven postseasons of WPIAL Class 5A girls basketball, only one school not named Chartiers Valley or South Fayette has worn the crown at the end, and that was Gateway in 2018.
Today the gas price is close to $3.69 in Monongahela as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Washington County pays nearly $350,000 in ransom to hackers
Washington County leaders addressed the cyber attack that shut down the county, revealing how much they paid in ransom to “Russian hackers”.
Update: Southwest Pa. under a winter weather advisory until Saturday morning – up to 5 inches of snow
On Saturday at 1:33 a.m. the National Weather Service issued an updated winter weather advisory in effect until 7 a.m. for Jefferson, Allegheny, Armstrong, Washington, Greene, Westmoreland, Fayette and Indiana counties. The weather service states, "Storm total snow accumulations between 3 and 5 inches." "Roads, and especially bridges and overpasses,...
Wolverines Beat Washington 53-36, Advance To Quarterfinals
A strong second quarter propelled the Wolverines to a 53-36 victory over Washington Monday night in its WPIAL 3A opening round playoff contest. After a fast paced first frame that saw Ellwood City lead 17-11, the Wolverines held the Prexies scoreless for more than half the second quarter to separate and extend its lead to 29-15 at intermission.
Monessen builds momentum with Class A 1st round win over Leechburg
Monessen girls basketball coach Janine Vertacnik wanted to start postseason play off with a bang, and the No. 5 Greyhounds did just that with an overwhelming 63-15 home victory over No. 12 Leechburg in the Class A first round Monday night. “We wanted a strong start and we wanted to...
Washington County Commission on Aging (WCCOA) to Hold Legacy Gala
The Washington County Commission on Aging’s 2024 Legacy Gala adopts the theme “Help Us Flourish.”. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 20th, from 6 to 9 p.m., as the Gala unfolds at Saint James. School in Hagerstown. This elegant affair, featuring live music, an open bar, dinner, and...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Cats Up for Adoption in Eighty Four, PA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of eighty four..
Police in Washington Co. looking for woman wanted on outstanding warrants
Police in Washington County are asking for help locating a woman wanted on multiple warrants. Bentleyville Police says 50-year-old Christina Korcek is wanted on two outstanding warrants.
Man killed in wrong-way crash on I-70
A vehicle was driving eastbound of the westbound lanes when it crashed into a tractor trailer in Twilight.