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  1. Taylor Allderdice High School Student Killed In Shooting  Pittsburgh, PA Patch
  2. PITTSBURGH SHOOTING: Allderdice High School student killed in shooting  WPXI Pittsburgh
  3. Allderdice High stunned by fatal shooting of classmate, 16, a 'smart, funny' AP student  Tribune-Review
  4. Allderdice High School student found shot in Homewood, dies at hospital  WTAE Pittsburgh
  5. Uncle of slain Point Breeze teen says family tried to keep the Allderdice student safe  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Capezzuto's Pizza opens in Greenfield, at site of old Conicella's  Tribune-Review

This piece of advice stuck with Matthew Capezzuto when he opened his own place – Capezzuto's Pizza — on Tuesday in Greenfield. “Concentrate on one pie at ...



Police Present At Pittsburgh High School After Online Threat  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Police Present At Pittsbugh HS After Threat - Pittsburgh, PA - Security at the school will be increased for the remainder of the week.



Pittsburgh Public Schools issue 'statement of sorrow' after Mac Miller's death  WTAE Pittsburgh

Mac Miller started out at Allderdice High School and continued to represent Pittsburgh in his music after becoming a platinum-selling rap star.



WATCH: Taylor Allderdice students sing 'It's A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood'  WTAE Pittsburgh

Taylor Allderdice High School students sing 'It's A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' during a rally for peace and unity in Pittsburgh following the mass shooting ...



SWAT team used Pittsburgh HS athlete's house to target synagogue shooter  USA TODAY High School Sports

A SWAT team used the house of Kenny Hardin, a football player at Allderdice High School, to target the Pittsburgh synagogue shooter.



Parkland shooting survivors meet with Pittsburgh Allderdice students, Peduto  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

They will attend a number of *service* events over the weekend, and talk about how to advocate for change in their respective communities.



Heyl: Pittsburghs Taylor Allderdice High School Churns Out The Rich And Famous  Patch.com

Taylor Allderice Churns Out The Rich And Famous - Pittsburgh, PA - From Hollywood superstars to Hall of Fame NFL players, plenty of celebrities attended ...



Moment of silence at Allderdice High School as they play through the pain  WTAE Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh's Allderdice High School is hoping to push on toward a state championship Saturday night. The team is doing so with heavy hearts in the wake of the ...



Allderdice basketball coach Buddy Valinsky resigns  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Valinsky hopes his days as coach aren't over and hopes to land a job in the WPIAL.



Taylor Allderdice Students Selling Tree Of Life Shirts To Benefit Jewish Federation Of Pittsburgh  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Students and teachers at Taylor Allderdice High School are giving back to the community after ...



Pittsburgh Allderdice student wins national award for program that promotes inclusive schools  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Peyton Klein started the Global Minds Initiative after-school program at Pittsburgh Allderdice High School after she saw her homeroom teacher struggling to ...



What A Handful Of Streets On The Pittsburgh Public Schools Feeder Map Tell Us About Our Past  90.5 WESA

Sabira Bushra lives on the same street where she was raised. The street filled with two-story homes and bush-lined sidewalks in the East End Belmar.



Allderdice's Jackson Blaufeld and Bobby Clifford are Killer B's of City League basketball  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jackson Blaufeld and Bobby Clifford take a journalism class together at Allderdice High School and Blaufeld is the sports editor of Allderdice's school ...



Project CommUNITY: From Parkland to Pittsburgh, survivors redefine their story  WTAE Pittsburgh

The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, who witnessed firsthand the horrors of gun violence arrived in Pittsburgh Thursday ...



Pittsburgh Public Schools hosts symposium on LGBTQ, gender inclusivity  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Leaders at Pittsburgh Public Schools hope within the next few years to see a Gay Straight Alliance, or Gender Sexuality Alliance, at each of the district's 54 ...



High School Student Arrested After Threatening Video Posted  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

HS Student Arrested After Threatening Video Posted - Pittsburgh, PA - The school district where the threat was made is on a modified lockdown.



With a 6-5 quarterback and veteran offensive line, Allderdice is locked and loaded  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Most high school football coaches will tell you it's a constant struggle to have enough players willing to play in the trenches. They'll also tell you how hard it is to ...



Students expelled for drugs, weapons, conduct, more: Pa. school districts that see it the most  PennLive

The following schools took the most action toward student discipline last school year, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Education.



More than a thousand march in student-led protest calling for justice for Antwon Rose II  PGH City Paper

Today, more than a thousand people marched through Downtown Pittsburgh streets calling for justice for Antwon Rose II. Rose was shot and killed by former...



In Memoriam: Prominent Pittsburghers We Lost In 2018  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Prominent Pittsburghers We Lost In 2018 - Pittsburgh, PA - Patch pays tribute to some notable people who passed away this year.



Pittsburgh students go on strike to join international day of climate action  Environmental Health News

More than a hundred Pittsburgh-area students went on strike today, skipping school to participate in an international day of protests to demand action on climate ...



VIDEO: Penn. high school playoff decided after one team holds ball for more than 2 minutes  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Pennsylvania high school boys basketball playoff game was decided after one team held the ball for more than two minutes to incite a foul-shooting fest.



She cut classes at Allderdice. Now Pittsburgh native Frances Arnold has a Nobel Prize in -- chemistry.  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A Pittsburgh native is part of a team that won the 2018 Nobel Prize in chemistry. The prize was awarded Wednesday to Frances H. Arnold, George P. Smith and ...



Boy hurt after being struck by vehicle in Squirrel Hill  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A 11-year-old boy was transported to a local hospital after being hit by a car Sunday in Squirrel Hill. Witnesses who talked to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on ...



Vigil Honors Slain Allderdice Student  WTAE Pittsburgh

16-year-old jonathan Freeman was shot and killed on January 9. No arrests have been made.



Pittsburgh Neighborhoods And Schools Remain Segregated, But How Did It Start?  90.5 WESA

The double yellow line that runs down the middle of Thomas Boulevard in North Point Breeze separates eastbound and westbound traffic.



Pittsburgh Allderdice student on team that won international math competition  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A Pittsburgh Allderdice High School student said he was “ecstatic” after learning that he and fellow students on a U.S. team had captured first place in an ...



Pittsburgh-born Nobel Prize winner in chemistry: 'I was so bored' in high school  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Editor's Note: The Post-Gazette recently spent time with Frances Arnold in California after she won a Nobel Prize in chemistry. Check back Tuesday for even ...



'He would never walk away from anybody': Shooting victim Irving Younger remembered for friendly spirit  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The son of two Holocaust survivors who immigrated from Hungary, Irv Younger grew up in Squirrel Hill and went to Allderdice High School.



Remembering Malcolm McCormick  PGH City Paper

Those who knew Mac Miller share memories of the musician in the wake of his death.



'He Was The Laid-Back Child,' Family Remembers Jonathan Freeman, Fatally Shot Teen  90.5 WESA

A leader, an old soul and a “laid-back kid” are how Jonathan Freeman's family remembers him. The 16-year-old was fatally shot at a friend's house in.



Peter Smith Parkland, Tree of Life survivors to meet  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A delegation from Parkland, Fla., is scheduled to arrive in Pittsburgh on Friday for a series of discussions, memorials and *service* projects conducted jointly by ...



'We can overcome adversity': Parkland, Tree of Life survivors discuss community resilience and love  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A panel of Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Tree of Life survivors joined faith and community leaders to discuss how to move beyond tragedy.



Pittsburgh Students: 'No More Silence, End Gun Violence'  90.5 WESA

Standing on a platform in front of hundreds of her peers who attend Allderdice High School in Squirrel Hill, freshman Sophia Levin said she didn't want to.



Allderdice teacher likely to be charged on suspicion of marijuana possession during school basketball game  WTAE Pittsburgh

A teacher at Taylor Allderdice High School is likely to face charges on suspicion of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. A school spokesperson ...



Pittsburgh students will be treated to a special 'Hamilton' experience through education program  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Students from Pittsburgh and as far east as Chester County in Pennsylvania are about to have the “Hamilton” experience. For the 2018-19 school year, ...



Taylor Allderdice To Increase Security After Social Media Threat Circulates  CBS Cleveland

Officials at Taylor Allderdice High School say they will increase security after a social media threat circulated the web. 4 months ago ...



Two officers injured during arrest of family member of Allderdice High School student involved in altercation  WTAE Pittsburgh

A man is facing multiple charges after two officers were injured during an arrest at Allderdice High School Monday morning. According to school officials, ...



Project CommUNITY: From Parkland to Pittsburgh; Pittsburgh Pirates recognize leaders from JCC, Parkland  WTAE Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Pirates recognize leaders from Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh and Parkland before Saturday's game.



The Courier celebrates the 2018 Graduates! (pics, bios)  New Pittsburgh Courier

CELEBRATING THE 2018 GRADUATES! The New Pittsburgh Courier celebrates the 2018 Graduates! Be sure to pick up the Courier's paper edition (June 27) ...



Pittsburgh community mourns Mac Miller  University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

Blue Slide Park in Squirrel Hill's Frick Park became synonymous with late Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller after he released both a song and album eponymous with ...



Eleven dead, six wounded in massacre at Squirrel Hill synagogue  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Eleven people are dead and six more are wounded — including four police officers — after a mass shooting at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh's ...



Tree of Life trauma victims may find allies in neighborhoods experiencing chronic gun violence  PublicSource

In the days following the Tree of Life synagogue shooting on Oct. 27, house cleaner Cathy Turner-Welsh reached out to the Jewish families she works for in ...



Vigil brings hundreds to Squirrel Hill to mourn victims of Tree of Life synagogue shooting  PGH City Paper

Pittsburgh high school students organize vigil to honor victims in Squirrel Hill shooting.



Mike White: The 'best of' the 2018-19 basketball season  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

With yet another year of covering high school basketball now complete, what better time to share some memories and thoughts of the 2018-19 season. So, may ...



Student falls from 4th floor window at Taylor Allderdice High...  WPXI Pittsburgh

A student at Pittsburgh Public's Taylor Allderdice High School was taken to an area hospital Thursday after falling out of a window.



Kelly Critic Review: 'The Addams Family,' Pittsburgh Allderdice High School II  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Kelly Critics is a joint program of the Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh CLO's Gene Kelly Awards for Excellence in High School Musicals, in which students at ...



Wiz Khalifa set to return to Pittsburgh's Stage AE  Tribune-Review

Wiz Khalifa will be back in Pittsburgh for a March 2 indoor show at Stage AE on the North Shore. Also appearing will be Curren$y, an original member of Young ...



Obituary: Morton 'Moe' Coleman / social worker was 'connective tissue' of Pittsburgh  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

He was called nothing less than the “connective tissue of Pittsburgh” by a three-term former city mayor. When Harvard social psychologist Stanley Milgram ...



Golden Globe nominee Billy Porter returns home to help his community heal  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ten days out from the Golden Globe Awards ceremony, where Billy Porter is nominated as best actor in a TV drama, the “Pose” star is sitting in a Downtown ...



Show depicting Nazi hunter 'Wiesenthal' detours to Pittsburgh to support Tree of Life  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As Charleston, S.C., grieved in the aftermath of a murder spree in an African-American church, civic leaders asked Tom Dugan to come to town. Mr. Dugan wrote ...



Anti-Semitism Comes to a City of Tolerance  The New York Times

My wife is Polish Catholic from Buffalo. I am a Jew from Boston. In Pittsburgh we found remarkable religious harmony that one terrible act of violence will not ...



PITTSBURGH SHOOTING: Vigil underway for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, more planned  WPXI Pittsburgh

Saturday morning a gunman opened fire inside the Temple of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood killing 11 people and injuring six others.



Rapper Mac Millers Official Cause Of Death Released  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Mac Miller's Official Cause Of Death Released - Pittsburgh, PA - The Pittsburgh native was found unresponsive in his California home in September.



Obituary: Jack Weiss / Home furnishing retailer and painter  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

From modest beginnings, Jack Weiss became a business success — but painting became his passion.



Rap star Wiz Khalifa surprises Taylor Allderdice students  WTAE Pittsburgh

An auditorium full of students at Taylor Allderdice High School got a surprise visit from a music superstar who brought a positive message and some gifts ...



Pittsburgh Allderdice on lockdown for student incident  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Allderdice High School has been placed on lockdown this afternoon after police were called to the school for a student "in distress." Pittsburgh Public ...



More than 300000 students entered a math contest. The top score came from a 16-year-old in Pittsburgh Public Schools.  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Allderdice student Andrew Gu was one of six high school students to represent the U.S. at the International Math Olympiad in Brazil.



Mac Millers Parents To Attend Grammy Awards  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Mac Miller's Parents To Attend Grammy Awards - Pittsburgh, PA - The late rap star is nominated for best rap album at next month's Grammys.



From community 'pillar' to 'pariah': Ex-Allderdice alumni head gets 21 years probation for theft  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Even as he stood Monday to be sentenced on 19 counts related to the theft of more than $230,000 from three different organizations, the former president of the ...



Synagogue shooting 'will not break us. It will not ruin us,' rabbi says at vigil  CNN

The day after a gunman who spewed anti-Semitic rhetoric allegedly killed 11 congregants in a Pittsburgh synagogue, thousands mourned the dead, said their ...



Obituary: Milton Fine / Co-founder of Interstate Hotels Corp., instrumental in Warhol Museum's start  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Milton Fine had a skill that business school leaders would give anything to be able to teach -- the instinct to recognize a good opportunity and the wisdom to ...



Allderdice student's effort bridges the gulf of cultural tolerance  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Global Minds is an after-school program that aims to help new students and their English-speaking peers better understand each other.



Showroom Material: Meet the 2019 Post-Gazette Boys Fab 5  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Player of the Year Ethan Morton leads a group of four WPIAL players and one from City League.



Playground Now Identified As ‘Mac Miller’s Blue Slide Playground’ On Google Maps  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A dedication to late Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller has popped up on Google Maps. “The Mac ...



Before she won a Nobel Prize, Frances Arnold frustrated her parents and teachers in Pittsburgh  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

PASADENA, Calif. A multi-gifted Frances Arnold spent much of the first half of her life in Pittsburgh and elsewhere maddening her parents, frustrating her ...



League Of Women Voters Schedules Debates In Raft Of Legislative Races  90.5 WESA

How much election-year drama is Allegheny County seeing? Enough that the League of Women Voters could practically put on its own miniseries this month.



City plans to build sports field in Homewood, honor Hall of Famer Curtis Martin  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mr. Martin joined Mayor Bill Peduto to announce a $14 million public-private partnership to build a multi-sport field in Homewood.



What did Pittsburgh look like through the eyes of Gene Kelly? Let's take a tour  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A question about where Gene Kelly resided during his 25-plus years in Pittsburgh sparks a tour of places where he lived, worked and played.



Tom Hanks, Michael Keaton Attend Tree Of Life Rally  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Hanks, Keaton Attend Tree Of Life Rally - Pittsburgh, PA - The two actors and hundreds of others gathered at Point State Park Friday.



In a foreign land, these youngsters spend their Pittsburgh summer piecing together a new language and confidence  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

English as a Second Language classes will look a little different in Pittsburgh this year, due to a new Pennsylvania state mandate.



2,700 Students From Across Western Pa. To Attend Special ‘Hamilton’ Performance  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Nearly 3,000 high school students from across the region will get to attend a special performance ...



Pittsburgh's darkest day: A minute-by-minute account of the mass shooting at Tree of Life synagogue  Tribune-Review

Gray clouds hang low, and morning rain shifts from mist to drizzle and back — not out of the ordinary of fall Saturday in Pittsburgh. Some people prepare for an ...



Man Struck By Lightning While Playing Soccer In Park  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A man was struck by lightning in Schenley Park on Monday afternoon. Reports of the incident at ...



Get funky this fall with concerts in Pittsburgh  University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

For fans of all types of music with varying budgets, there is an opportunity for everyone to take in a live music experience.



Cinderella Ball welcomes 13 young ladies into Pittsburgh society  Tribune-Review

Each young woman dressed in a gorgeous white gown emerges from behind the curtain, curtseys, reaches for her father's hand, walks down the steps and ...



How A Lottery Determines The Path For Many Pittsburgh Students  90.5 WESA

Emmaline Thompson, left, and Duncan Rieger, right, open letters from the Pittsburgh Public School District notifying them of their acceptance to magnet schools.



Ex-Allderdice alumni head found guilty of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The former head of the Taylor Allderdice High School Alumni Association and 14th Ward Baseball Association was found guilty by a jury Thursday morning of ...



Newtown families send coffee to Squirrel Hill, and other outpourings of kindness  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

On Sunday in Squirrel Hill, it was both business as usual and a sign — make that many signs — of the times. Almost every shop along Forbes and Murray ...



Former Allderdice Alumni Association head accused of stealing $288000  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jeffrey Rosenthal is accused of stealing from the school alumni association, the JV baseball team and the 14th Ward Baseball Association.



Remembering the 11 Slain in Synagogue Massacre: 'We've All Just Been Crying Endlessly'  PEOPLE.com

Siblings, a husband and wife and a 97-year-old were among the 11 worshipers slain Saturday at Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue.



Misunderstanding makes living with Tourette syndrome harder, teen says  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

High school junior advocates for people with tics and helps educate others about living with the neurodevelopmental disorder.



Public Hearing Draws Over 100 People To Debate Proposed City Gun Legislation  90.5 WESA

Emotions were high at Pittsburgh City Council's Thursday night public hearing on the city's pending gun-control legislation. Over 100 people — including.



Dispatch from Squirrel Hill: Dread in a peaceful place  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

We knew it could happen here — any here, anywhere — when we learned that nine people were killed three years ago in the historic Mother Emanuel AME ...



'Everybody is taking it hard': Production suspended on Mister Rogers movie after crew member's death  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Production of a film based on the life of Fred Rogers has been indefinitely suspended after a veteran, Emmy Award-winning sound crew technician from ...



Obituary: John P. Flaherty Jr. / State Supreme Court chief justice calmed the court during a time of tumult in 1996  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

John P. Flaherty's ultimate ambition was to be a dedicated, faithful advocate for justice. A retired member of the state Supreme Court who served in the role of ...



School To Issue 200 Detentions Over Student Walkouts  90.5 WESA

Officials at a Pennsylvania high school say they will issue detentions to more than 200 students who walked out of school as part of a nationwide protest.



'Mac Miller's Blue Slide Park' appears in Apple, Bing map searches  Tribune-Review

Mac Miller's name now appears in some online searches for the late Pittsburgh rapper's neighborhood playground. Blue Slide Playground in Squirrel Hill's Frick ...



Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Allegheny County secondary school start times for 2017-18  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Springdale Jr-Sr HS - 7:45 a.m.. Avonworth. Advertisement. Avonworth MS - 8 a.m.. Pitt's Office of Child Development created a program for local schools to ...



Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine hold rally at Pittsburgh's Taylor Allderdice High School  PGH City Paper

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton and her running mate Tim Kaine held a rally at Taylor Allderdice High School on Saturday. Local politicians Rich Fitzgerald, ...



Obituary: Anthony Miller Harrison / Doctor helped to start one of the largest surgical practices in the region  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Dr. Anthony “Tony” Harrison wanted the world to know that he “had the best of all things and knew it." The surgeon and medical school professor wrote his own ...



Mac Miller, PSO, Dan + Shay Nominated For Grammys  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Mac Miller, PSO, Dan + Shay Get Grammy Noms. - Pittsburgh, PA - Nominations for the 61st annual Grammy Awards were announced Friday.



Pittsburgh moves to ban assault weapons after Tree of Life massacre  The Incline

Officials also want to prohibit bump stocks and allow the courts to take guns from people who are an “extreme risk.”



Mastering the drone: Flips, leaps and sputters fuel learning curve  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Drone Academy training 10 North Side teens to become licensed pilots in fast-growing industry.



Photos: Wiz Khalifa returns to Taylor Allderdice High School  WTAE Pittsburgh

The superstar rapper goes back to his old school in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, meeting current students and handing out hundreds of backpacks for the new school ...



UPMC chaplain, in critical condition, identified among Squirrel Hill shooting survivors  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Daniel Leger, 70, of Squirrel Hill is among six people who survived the mass shooting at the Tree of Life Congregation, his brother said.



'Pretty in Pink' designed to bring green to Latrobe Art Center  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Members of Latrobe Art Center are sponsoring on April 27 “The Art of Fashion: Pretty in Pink” a whimsical way to raise money for the center's work.



Squirrel Hill strong and proud  Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle

Squirrel Hill is not your average neighborhood — it's your above-average neighborhood.



Student falls from 4th floor of Allderdice High School  WTAE Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Public Schools spokesperson Ebony Pugh confirms to Pittsburgh's Action News 4 that a 16 year old student did fall out of a window in the boys ...



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