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Breaking News: Court Rules Heather Kass, candidate with troubling Facebook posts, will stay on ballot in 36th District House Race

By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com Despite striking the majority of her contested election…
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Updated:: Allegheny County Jail Employee tests positive for COVID-19

The Allegheny County Jail. (Current Photo by Jacob Mysliwczyk) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor…
Arts

Independent Movie Theaters, like Parkway Theater, hope streaming keeps them going through the outbreak

The Whistlers (Magnolia Pictures) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com Two of the industries…
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‘The perfect storm:’ How COVID-19 has multiplied the risk for children in abusive households

By Elizabeth Hardison For the Pittsburgh Current info@pittsburghcurrent.com Even in the best of times, experts…
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Port Authority Bus Driver tests Positive for COVID-19

(Wikimedia Commons) By the Pittsburgh Current info@pittsburghcurrent.com According to a press release: Port Authority of…
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COVID-19 in Pa.: As businesses close, 650,000 Pennsylvanians applied for unemployment benefits

By Stephen Caruso For the Pittsburgh Current info@pittsburghcurrent.com Nearly 1 in 10 Pennsylvania workers have…

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16 Days Later: Still No Ruling in Election Petition Challenge of D-36 House Candidate Heather Kass; Attorney Calls Delay ‘Unusual’

By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com Election petition challenges before a Primary is a…
Arts

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust cancels activities through May 10

The Mavericks 30th Anniversary Tour is one of many Pittsburgh Cultural Trust shows canceled Through…
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Health officials confirm 1,127 COVID-19 cases; expand stay at home order

Gov. Tom Wolf briefs the media at Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency HQ in suburban Harrisburg…
Music

Jonathan Richman Speaks!…Sort Of

Photo courtesy of Driely S. By Mike Shanley Pittsburgh Current Music Writer     Jonathan…
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Legal opinions drastically differ on whether Allegheny Council has the power to reduce county jail population amid COVID-19

The Allegheny County Jail. (Current Photo by Jacob Mysliwczyk) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor…
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County Councilors bring legislation to reduce spread of COVID-19 by releasing some county jail inmates

The Allegheny County Jail. (Current Photo by Jacob Mysliwczyk) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor…

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March 28, 2020 in News

Pa. Congressman Mike Kelly says he’s tested positive for COVID-19

U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa. (U.S. House photo) By John L. Micek Special to the…
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March 27, 2020 in Breaking News, News

Breaking News: Court Rules Heather Kass, candidate with troubling Facebook posts, will stay on ballot in 36th District House Race

By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor charlie@pittsburghcurrent.com Despite striking the majority of her contested election…
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March 27, 2020 in Breaking News, News

Updated:: Allegheny County Jail Employee tests positive for COVID-19

The Allegheny County Jail. (Current Photo by Jacob Mysliwczyk) By Charlie Deitch Pittsburgh Current Editor…
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