Some local restaurants are reopening at full capacity today, defying the coronavirus safety orders from Gov. Tom Wolf; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Some Restaurants Reopen At Full Capacity, Defying State's Coronavirus OrderSome local restaurants are reopening at full capacity today, defying the coronavirus safety orders from Gov. Tom Wolf; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Back To School And Sports - What's Right Answer?As Pittsburghers of all background grapple with the uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, one debate rages on: Should schools reopen and should young athletes be allowed to play? KDKA's John Shumway explored this question.
Pandemic Fatigue Setting In For ManyAfter five months of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, many are becoming fatigued with all the uncertainty surrounding the virus and everyday life. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with Pittsburghers of all stripes about how they're getting through an unprecedented time.
Restaurants To Defy Gov. Wolf's Order TodayIt's being called the "Restaurant Revolution" and members of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Restaurant and Tavern Association are planning to operate at full capacity. KDKA's Lindsay Ward has the latest details.
Mt. Lebanon School District To Meet, Determine Reopening PlanThe Mt. Lebanon School District will have a meeting later today to determine what path to take for their reopening plan. This comes after students and parents in favor of reopening protested last night; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Kennywood Names Mark Pauls New GMIt's certainly a unique time to be named the general manager of an amusement park, but Kennywood has a new one. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with Mark Pauls about what's ahead for the park.
School Nurses Want Parents To Properly Prepare StudentsAs school nurses get educated and prepared how to best keep students safe once they return to school, one school nurse told KDKA's John Shumway that she hopes the parents will take an active role in making sure their children are prepared to keep themselves and others safe.
School Nurses Preparing For Students To ReturnSchool nurses are facing a unique challenge as some school districts prepare to reopen. They no longer will have to deal with just your run-of-the-mill illness, they're now staring down a pandemic. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with one school nurse about how they're getting ready.
Kidsburgh: Childcare Amid Online LearningMany parents are anxious about what they’re going to do with their children, who are doing school online, while they have to work.
Pittsburgh Calling For Local Artists To Design Hand-Washing StationsThe hunt is on for illustrators and comic artists wanted to create art for handwashing stations downtown and Celina Pompeani has the latest details!
Keeping Students On Track While Learning OnlineRemote and online learning presents a unique challenge for some students that are used to going to school in-person. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with the CEO of PA Cyber about the ways to keep a student up-to-speed while learning from home.
PA Cyber Preparing To Help Families Adapt To Remote LearningWith so many back to school plans incorporating remote and at-home learning, the CEO of PA Cyber says there will be hiccups and they are willing to help. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with Brian Hayden about the challenges learning from home can present.
Pittsburgh Public Schools Creates Transportation Code Of ConductPittsburgh Public Schools has created a transportation code of conduct. Some requirements include limited seating on the bus and masks at all times; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
WPIAL Moving Ahead With Fall SportsThe WPIAL held a press conference on Monday to address the plan for fall high school sports; KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
College Students Pondering Whether Or Not To ReturnWith the pandemic still raging, many college students are struggling with the decision of whether or not to return to campus come fall. KDKA's Shelby Cassesse spoke with one local student about those decisions.
Food Banks Adapting To Increased DemandWith the lingering pandemic, organizations like 412 Food Rescue and the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank have seen a massive uptick in demand, but they have been able to get millions of pounds of food to those in need. KDKA's Chris Hoffman has the story.
Homeowners Allow Messages Of Hope On GarageHomeonwers in Pittsburgh want to help brighten everyone's day, KDKA's Royce Jones reports.
Salvation Army Holding School Supply DriveThe Salvation Army is hosting a Stuff A Bus event to help students get the school supplies they need for the new school year; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
SWAT Team, Police Respond To 2 Incidents OvernightKDKA's Lindsay Ward has the latest on two incidents in Pittsburgh overnight that kept SWAT teams busy.
Local Theaters Offering Limited Seating For Classic MoviesWith coronavirus limiting so much of our social lives, local theaters are finding ways to keep people from being completely isolated. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with Nicole Chynoweth from the Carnegie Science Center about what they're offering to people.
Former WPIAL Executive Director Discusses Possible Delay In Fall SportsFormer WPIAL Executive Director Tim O’Malley spoke with KDKA's John Shumway about the impacts that potentially delaying or canceling fall sports could have beyond just the athletes.
FBI Pittsburgh Introduces New Special Agent In ChargeThe FBI Pittsburgh office has a new special agent in charge; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Restaurant, Bar Owners Demand Eased Coronavirus RestrictionsRestaurant and bar owners held a rally today to demand Gov. Tom Wolf ease the restrictions on their businesses; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Row House Holding Virtual PremiereAn American Pickle, starring Seth Rogen, was filmed largely in Pittsburgh and tonight, Row House Cinema will host a virtual premiere of the movie with the writer and director of the film. KDKA's Celina Pompeani has all the details of the event!