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Sign Dedication Held To Honor 3 Legends Of South Oakland

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Cathedral of Learning is certainly one of the iconic landmarks in and around Oakland, but a few blocks away is a neighborhood in South Oakland, where three people certainly started to make their mark on the world. 306 more words


Local Group Working To Bring Awareness To Homeless LGBT Youth Issue

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – There is a national effort to address teen homelessness among the LGBT population.

One organization in Pittsburgh is doing its part.

Their chant of 40 to none is quite simple. 326 more words


Extra Police For Protests And Presidential Candidate Visits Cost Local Taxpayers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — These days, any time a presidential candidate comes to town, expect a protest of some sort.

That certainly was the case when city officials called in additional police to keep protesters from disrupting lines of Trump supporters waiting to get into Soldiers & Sailors in Oakland and the Convention Center downtown. 294 more words


Mayor Applauds Efforts Of Many Volunteers Around City

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh is a founder in an organization called Cities of Service. It is a national coalition of cities whose mayors have committed to make a difference in their hometowns via volunteering. 277 more words


Mayor Orders Review Of Pittsburgh Police Sergeant’s Promotion

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Two Pittsburgh Police officers were promoted to the rank of sergeant on Thursday.

Hours later, the mayor released a statement saying one officer’s promotion is now under review. 273 more words


Officials: Lawsuits Against City, Complaints About Police Decreasing

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh leaders announced some positive statistics about the city on Wednesday.

Lawsuits against the city and complaints about police have both decreased in the past two years. 402 more words


Pittburghers Celebrate The City's 200th Birthday

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — “It’s the city of Pittsburgh’s 200th birthday!”

Heinz History Center president Andy Masich kicked off Pittsburgh’s Bicentennial celebration at the City-County Building Friday morning. 433 more words