People gather at a Tea Party rally on Tuesday evening that drew nearly 500 people to Boyce Park in Plum on Tuesday evening, Sept. 16, 2012. Click here to read more about the event: Trib Story
TOP: Members of Allegheny County SWAT carry the casket of Allegheny County police Sgt. Perry Vahaly out of Thomas Jefferson High School after funeral services on Saturday afternoon. Vahaly, a 17-year veteran of the Allegheny County Police Department, was killed when his vehicle collided with a deer along Route 51 in Rostraver Township. MIDDLE: Clairton police Officer James Kuzak salutes as Sgt. Vahaly's flag-draped casket is brought out of Thomas Jefferson High School. BOTTOM: A police officer console a family member of Sgt. Vahaly.
Bill Lieberth, 56, the owner of Allegheny Auto Body along Route 28, has been battling an eminent domain case with PennDOT for more than three years. Lieberth recently fired the defense attorney who reached a settlement agreement with PennDOT on his behalf, claiming he never authorized it, but a judge is expected to decide by Monday whether to force Lieberth to accept the settlement and leave his property.
Lula Sweeney, 62, of Delmont is shocked to have her blood pressure taken by Dr. Mehmet Oz, two-time Emmy Award-winning host of the nationally syndicated The Dr. Oz Show, on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012. Dr. Oz gave the city of Pittsburgh a “15 Minute Physical” in partnership with University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Alere, Inc. and Practice Fusion on Friday at the CONSOL Energy Center.