Tube City Community Media Inc. is seeking freelance writers to help cover city council, news and feature stories in McKeesport, Duquesne, White Oak and the neighboring communities. High school and college students seeking work experience are encouraged to apply; we are willing to work with students who need credit toward class assignments. Please send cover letter, resume, two writing samples and the name of a reference (an employer, supervisor, teacher, etc. -- not a relative) to tubecitytiger@gmail.com.

To place your ad, email tubecitytiger@gmail.com.
Ads start at $1 per day, minimum seven days.

Road Work Planned Thursday in White Oak, NVT

By Submitted Report
The Tube City Almanac
July 19, 2017
Posted in: Announcements, White Oak News

Motorists in White Oak, North Versailles Twp. and Monroeville can expect brief delays as crews perform repair work on area roadways, a district spokesman for the state Department of Transportation announced.

Beginning Thursday, workers will be replacing curbs and traffic light sensors on the following roads:

  • Route 48 (Jacks Run Road) between Lincoln Way and Route 30;
  • Route 48 (Mosside Boulevard) between Cambridge Square Drive and Route 22;
  • Northern Pike between Pitcairn Road and Route 22 in Monroeville; and
  • Haymaker Road between Route 22 and Beatty Road in Monroeville.

Work will continue, weather-permitting, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, through Sept. 29, and is being performed under contract by A. Folino Construction Co.

Temporary lane restrictions may occur at some times, the PennDOT spokesman said.

Originally published July 19, 2017.

In other news:
"Crime Stoppers Asks P…" || "Bang-Up Job: VFW Volu…"