Propel Braddock Hills High School to install metal detectors, superintendent says

Propel Braddock Hills High School will install metal detectors in the coming weeks “to support additional systems already in place,â€� Propel Schools Superintendent and CEO Tina Chekan said in a statement Wednesday. The charter high school will resume classes Thursday, three days after police found two guns at the school, resulting in the arrest of […]

Residents opposed to drilling, Consol subsidiary make cases in Allegheny Township

A zoning hearing that was continued Wednesday concerning the validity of Allegheny Township’s natural gas-drilling regulations drew testimony from experts on land use, agricultural and shale development law and a handful of residents. The township’s ordinance for gas and oil operations was first challenged last year by three Willowbrook Road residents opposed to a Marcellus […]

Medical examiner identifies man in Pleasant Hills police standoff as Justin Hay

A 42-year-old man suspected of shooting his father and then turning the gun on himself during a police standoff in Pleasant Hills has been identified as Justin Hay, according to the medical examiner. The standoff began about 5:45 p.m. Wednesday when Hay shot and wounded his father at their Woodland Drive home, Pleasant Hills police […]

Kerry Butler to join ‘Clinton: The Musical’ off-Broadway

Kerry Butler’s next role will take her to the White House — the Clinton White House, that is. The Tony Award-nominated star of “Xanadu” said Thursday she will play Hillary Rodham Clinton when the irreverent show “Clinton: The Musical” lands at New World Stages. Performances begin March 26. The show explores and lampoons the Clinton […]

Pretty Little Liars Sneak Peek: Is Emily Into Talia? (VIDEO)

On this week’s episode of Pretty Little Liars, new girl Talia revealed that she has a thing for Emily (Shay Mitchell), but is Emily interested back? In this sweet sneak peek of Season 5, Episode 18 (“Oh, What Hard Luck Stories They All Hand Me”), Em has a heart-to-heart with Caleb (Tyler Blackburn), who, as […]

Wintry Mix Closing In, Snow Possible For Super Bowl Sunday

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A troublesome mix of precipitation is headed our way, today. According to KDKA-TV Meteorologist Dennis Bowman, a mix of precipitation will arrive by mid to late morning. Surface temperatures may still be cold enough for some icing to take place in the area before transitioning to rain for the afternoon. The high […]

Chef Bill Fuller’s Recipes: Steak Cemitas & Black Bean Dip

If you’re looking for a delicious dish with a kick, be sure to try out these recipes from Chef Bill Fuller! Kaya Steak Cemitas 4 ea. Soft Burger buns 2 ea. 8 oz. skirt steaks Salt and pepper Approx. 2 Tbs butter Kaya’s Black Bean Dip 2 ea. Avocados, sliced 4 ea. Big slices of […]