Like many old industrial cities, Pittsburgh's sewers take in both stormwater and sewage.
Lawmakers tucked an initiative called the Farmersí Market Promotion Program into the 2008 Farm Bill.
Elizabeth Schandelmeier-Gilgunn of Slow Cooked Pittsburgh picked out farm-fresh items at the Phipps Conservatory Farmer's Market in
PA's new oil and gas law, Act 13, took a blow this week.
Concerns about the health effects of hydraulic fracturing have prompted a Washington County doctor to ask the state to take a closer look at a group of patients who live near gas wells and have gotten sick.