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Staff Writer — Pittsburgh City Paper
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Staff Writer with Pittsburgh City Paper, email me at rnuttall@pghcitypaper.com

Parking Problems: Will more permits ease the South Side residents' parking woes?

Parking Problems: Will more permits ease the South Side residents' parking woes?

Have you ever used a typewriter?

No

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter

What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

My upcoming story on Pittsburgh's University Preparatory school.

Pittsburgh City Council approves funds for Homewood ShotSpotter system

pghcitypaper.com — click to enlarge CP file photo by Mike Schwarz Earlier this week, Pittsburgh City Council gave preliminary approval to a measure that would increase funding for the city's ShotSpotter detection system from $194,000 to $329,000.
Feb 05, 2016

Pittsburgh City Council approves funds for Homewood ShotSpotter system pghcitypaper.com/KeepingUpWitht…

In the Pa. attorney general race: Gov. Rendell endorses Josh Shaprio, Zappala picks up first labor nod

pghcitypaper.com — click to enlarge Yesterday, Josh Shapiro's campaign for Pennsylvania attorney general announced the candidate had been endorsed by former Gov. Ed Rendell. "Josh Shapiro has a record of reform, from passing the strongest ethics-reform law in generations while I served as governor to cleaning up a fiscal mess in Montgomery County," Rendell said in a statement.
Feb 04, 2016

In the Pa. attorney general race: Gov. Rendell endorses Josh Shaprio, Zappala picks up first labor nod pghcitypaper.com/PolitiCrap/arc…

Freshly made soups are a reason to stop by Downtown’s Sal’s City Deli

pghcitypaper.com — More than a decade ago, Ron Herbinko was a teacher at the Pennsylvania Culinary Institute, where he taught soups, sauces and stocks. Today, he's making fresh soups daily as the head chef at Sal's City Deli, which sits in a space that once served as a Culinary Institute classroom.

Two women declared candidacy for the Pa. legislature for the 2016 election. Will more run?

pghcitypaper.com — It's been eight years since Lisa Bennington left her Pennsylvania House of Representatives seat after serving just one term. But there are certain things she'll never forget. "This is one of my favorite stories," says Bennington. "The guy's bathroom on the floor of the House is like a palace.
Feb 03, 2016

Two women declared candidacy for the Pa. legislature for the 2016 election. Will more run? pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/two…

Feb 03, 2016

Two women declared candidacy for the Pa. legislature for the 2016 election. Will more run? pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/two…

State Rep. Ed Gainey to formally launch re-election bid

pghcitypaper.com — Posted By Rebecca Nuttall on Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 1:23 PM click to enlarge This weekend, Pennsylvania State Rep. Ed Gainey will formally kickoff his re-election campaign with an event in Homewood. Gainey has represented the 24th District since 2013. In the upcoming primary election, Gainey will face off against Homewood entrepreneur and activist William Anderson.

State Rep. Jake Wheatley to kick off campaign at Rivers Casino

pghcitypaper.com — click to enlarge Surrounded by 13 Democratic ward chairs, Pennsylvania State Rep. Jake Wheatley will kick off his re-election campaign at the Rivers Casino on Jan. 31. The 13 ward chairs are endorsing Wheatley's candidacy to retain his 19th District seat.

Pittsburgh City Council approves measure giving cyclists more room to ride

pghcitypaper.com — Posted By Rebecca Nuttall on Thu, Jan 28, 2016 at 12:53 PM click to enlarge Yesterday Pittsburgh City Council gave preliminary approval to an ordinance amending the Pittsburgh City Code by removing language that says bicycles are confined to roads.

Mayor Peduto shares 'State of Pittsburgh' at Pitt School of Social Work

pghcitypaper.com — click to enlarge Yesterday, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto gave a "State of the City" presentation to a packed room on the 20th floor of Pitt's Cathedral of Learning plus two overflow rooms. The event was part of the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work's Center on Race and Social problems speaker series.

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes

pghcitypaper.com — Last year, in an effort to get a better picture of gun violence in the city, Pittsburgh City Paper began reporting on each and every gun homicide during the summer. However, residents in the neighborhoods where homicides were occurring rarely wanted to talk about the cases, and the families of victims were equally quiet.
Jan 27, 2016

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/des…

Jan 28, 2016

RT @PGHCityPaper: From @pghreporter: Despite numerous requests Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes bit.ly/23vN1Xu

Feb 01, 2016

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/des…

Twitter account sharing name with Pittsburgh police union posts Islamaphobic tweets

pghcitypaper.com — click to enlarge Earlier today a Twitter account titled Pittsburgh Police FOP with the handle @foplodge1pgh retweeted two Islamaphobic tweets on their page. The first tweet, originally posted by a Twitter user known as @sexiestpatriot, read "Muslim cleric in Cologne says women deserved to be raped cuz they wore perfume.
Jan 22, 2016

Twitter account sharing name with Pittsburgh police union posts Islamaphobic tweets pghcitypaper.com/Blogh/archives…

Jan 23, 2016

twitter account sharing name with Pittsburgh police union posts Islamaphobic tweets pghcitypaper.com/Blogh/archives… pic.twitter.com/wsCkVIeeUY

Jan 23, 2016

twitter account sharing name with Pittsburgh police union posts Islamaphobic tweets pghcitypaper.com/Blogh/archives… pic.twitter.com/a69XqhIL9z

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Feb 05, 2016

Pittsburgh City Council approves funds for Homewood ShotSpotter system pghcitypaper.com/KeepingUpWitht…

Feb 04, 2016

In the Pa. attorney general race: Gov. Rendell endorses Josh Shaprio, Zappala picks up first labor nod pghcitypaper.com/PolitiCrap/arc…

Feb 04, 2016

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes t.co/gEouZkqBPK

Feb 03, 2016

Two women declared candidacy for the Pa. legislature for the 2016 election. Will more run? pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/two…

Feb 01, 2016

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/des…

Jan 27, 2016

Despite numerous requests, Pittsburgh police refuse to release data on guns used in violent crimes pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/des…

Jan 26, 2016

RT @Darlene4Pgh: Want to find out about incidents reported to the police online? Check out the blotter: communitysafety.pittsburghpa.gov/Blotter.aspx #30Day30tips @PghPolice

Jan 26, 2016

Speaking of Penn Plaza and East Liberty, affordable housing seems to be a main focus of Mayor Bill Peduto's remarks @PittSocialwork

Jan 26, 2016

Flyer going around at Mayor Bill Peduto's State of Pittsburgh address at University of Pittsburgh @PittSocialwork pic.twitter.com/HAF7fbIFTj


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