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Gino Piroli: Memories of Aliquippa - News - The Times  The Times

It's been a few months since my last column, and I've had a busy and satisfying time.The primary event was a party to celebrate my wife, Evelyn, and our 70th ...



Mike Bires: Ty Law's Hall of Fame induction another milestone for Quips football  The Times

Time and time again, we're reminded about the incomparable fame and success of Aliquippa High School's football program.Ty Law's induction Saturday into ...



Law stays true to Aliquippa roots - Sports - The Times  The Times

As he counts down the days before his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Ty Law reaffirmed his hometown loyalty."I'm an Aliquippa Quip until the day I ...



Former Aliquippa High School Football Captain Assaulted By Group  CBS Pittsburgh

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (KDKA)– Seven people are facing assault, harassment and other charges after a brutal attack on a former all-star and defensive tackle from ...



Rachael DelTondo murder: Did a secret lead to the killing of the Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, teacher?  CBS News

When a popular teacher was gunned down in her parents' driveway on Mother's Day 2018, a quiet Pennsylvania city was left scrambling for answers -- who ...



Bulletin Board - News - The Times  The Times

A complete list of Bulletin Board items can be found at timesonline.com under the Lifestyle section. Events also can be found on and submitted to an online ...



Decade of Memories: Aliquippa grads from 11 classes combine for one reunion  The Times

The May 4 event at The Fez in Hopewell Township will gather classmates from Aliquippa High School classes of 1959 to 1969.



In the face of doubt, Hall of Fame cornerback Ty Law persevered  Massillon Independent

The Aliquippa, Pa. native won three Super Bowls with the New England Patriots and became one of the National Football League's most dynamic cornerbacks.



CARMEN PETER GALZERANO  Waynesboro Record Herald

Carmen Peter Galzerano Hopewell Township Carmen Peter Galzerano, 96, of Hopewell Twp., passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Good Samaritan Hospice ...



Making It Official: High school football stars ink letters of intent on signing day  The Times

Aliquippa's M.J. Devonshire signed with Kentucky Wednesday morning, but he wasn't the only local athlete to put pen to paper. Here's a rundown of all the local ...



After upheaval, legendary Aliquippa hires its first black football coach  The Undefeated

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — At the winningest high school program in the football mother lode that is western Pennsylvania, a team that has produced multiple NFL Hall ...



JuJu Smith-Schuster surprises Aliquippa football team with care package  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

JuJu Smith-Schuster wants Aliquippa football players to look and feel good as they go for the PIAA Class 3A championship this weekend. The Steelers receiver ...



State Champs: PSN Sits Down with the Aliquippa Quips  Pittsburgh Sports Now

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — Alan Saunders and Mike Vukovcan of Pittsburgh Sports Now traveled to Aliquippa High School on Wednesday and spoke with four members ...



Aliquippa's Darrelle Revis among inductees to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Darrelle Revis got the call from the Hall. But this one came from Western Pennsylvania and not Canton, Ohio. Revis, a celebrated former two-sport athlete at ...



Aliquippa football 2018: Quips say it's 'Hershey or bust' even with new coach Mike Warfield  The Times

The coach is different, but the goals stay the same at Aliquippa. Mike Warfield, a former Aliquippa graduate and Central Valley assistant, takes over for Mike ...



Aliquippa relics bring back memories of its amazing past  Timesonline.com

The history of Aliquippa is one of my favorite subjects to write about -- and for good reason. On average, I receive more reader questions and comments about ...



Aliquippa native seeking state Senate seat - News - The Times  The Times

Among the three Democrats vying to be the party's candidate in the 37th state Senate District special election on April 2 is an Aliquippa High School graduate.



Aliquippa school board votes out longtime football coach Mike Zmijanac  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The man who has won more games than all but a dozen coaches in WPIAL football history hoped to collect another giant victory Wednesday night, but the venue ...



Rachael DelTondo death: A timeline of events leading up to murder of teacher  CBS News

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. – Investigators are trying to untangle the series of events leading up to the murder of 33-year old teacher Rachael DelTondo of Aliquippa.



Why Mike Zmijanac's firing at Aliquippa shouldn't be a surprise  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The news of Aliquippa High School removing Mike Zmijanac as football coach was met with disbelief by many in the world of Western Pennsylvania sports, high ...



Parole at 76? Could happen for man who hired high school friends to kill his parents.  Allentown Morning Call

A man convicted in Beaver County with hiring classmates to kill his parents, has a chance at parole when he is 76.



Aliquippa's schools face the same problems as the city  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Superintendent David Wytiaz was waxing on about the good things in the school district on a recent Wednesday."I actually love what I'm doing," ...



Ex-hoops star Herb Pope gets federal prison for armed bank robbery  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Herb Pope has plummeted from basketball star to bank robber and now federal inmate. U.S. District Judge Cathy Bissoon on Wednesday sentenced him to 48 ...



Histories & Mysteries: Beaver County's past filled with famous faces, places — and murder trial  The Times

Whether or not you follow sports, you are probably aware that the Super Bowl was played this past weekend. The big game has transcended sports at this point ...



Mt. Lebanon falls in PIAA playoffs to Oscar Tshiebwe and Kennedy Catholic  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Back in November, Mt. Lebanon met Kennedy Catholic in a preseason scrimmage and it was a one-sided affair in favor of Mt. Lebanon. “They drilled us,” said ...



Communicycle to give 1000 free bikes to Beaver County children  The Times

What started as a nonprofit group that helps children fix bikes has undertaken a new mission: get 1000 Beaver County children a bicycle of their very own.



Aliquippa and Derry come from different worlds, in terms of tradition  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

In terms of tradition, it's hard to think of a WPIAL football championship quite like Saturday's Class 3A final. Aliquippa vs. Derry. If it was college, it would be like ...



Black back on St. Patrick sidelines  Ledger Independent

Father Michael Black will be back on the sidelines this upcoming soccer season. Black, who spent the last year earning a PhL in Philosophy from the Catholic…



PSN Goes One-On-One With Aliquippa WR, Pitt Commit Will Gipson  Pittsburgh Sports Now

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — With the first National Signing Day less than one week away, Pitt has just one commit from the WPIAL, and Mike Vukovcan of Pittsburgh ...



#24STRONG: Aliquippa High School football player DiMantae Bronaugh dies after long battle with leukemia  WTAE Pittsburgh

DiMantae Bronaugh fought leukemia with the same toughness that he played football. The Aliquippa High School student's death after a long battle is prompting ...



Aliquippa community group to host football stadium fundraiser  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Aliquippa High School's Carl A. Aschman Memorial Stadium hasn't changed much since its construction 80 years ago, but a community group has ...



Playing Through the Whistle: The story of steel, football and American town Aliquippa  Sports Illustrated

Once the steel mill closed, the only source of pride in Aliquippa, Pa., was high school football. But could even star players survive the town's descent into drugs ...



New head football coach at Pittsburgh-area power Aliquippa is a state trooper  USA TODAY High School Sports

Here's something you don't see everyday: The new football coach at Aliquippa High in Western Pennsylvania will spend more time in uniform each day than his ...



ROBERT CHARLES CASTAGNA  GoErie.com

Robert Charles Castagna Center Township Robert Charles Castagna, 74, of Center Twp., passed away peacefully on Monday, May 6, 2019. He was born ...



Former Aliquippa player Mike Warfield succeeds Mike Zmijanac as coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The new Aliquippa High School football coach will be a former Aliquippa player, but it won't be Sean Gilbert. Mike Warfield agreed Monday night to become the ...



Histories & Mysteries: January mailbag: A preteen's sad death ends in double burial; sporting anomalies find creative beginnings from WPA, Aliquippa  Ellwood City Ledger

Even with the excitement and preoccupation that comes with the holiday season, the readers of Histories & Mysteries were still sending in some fantastic emails ...



Tollesboro Fair holds demolition derby  Ledger Independent

The demolition derby held July 15 at the Tollesboro Lions Club Fair did not disappoint. To start off the evening was the Kids Power Wheels Class…



Aliquippa High School student attacked by her teammate  WTAE Pittsburgh

A 17-year-old girl says she doesn't know why she was attacked by another student at Aliquippa High School, but the viral video has caused her even more ...



The Economics of Aliquippa, PA, and the Evolution of SL Price  RealClearMarkets

Memory need not deceive, but it is mercifully selective”– C.J. Maloney, Back to the Land In 1983 All the Right Moves, a film about a high school football team ...



Aliquippa School District, community group accepting donations to fix up The Pit  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Aliquippa High School's 79-year-old Carl A. Aschman Memorial Stadium overlooks the city's downtown from its hillside perch just below Aliquippa ...



Pa. high school football team mourns player's shocking suicide  PennLive.com

These are dark and emotional times on the Aliquippa High School football team, as players gathered to mourn the passing of one of their own this week.



BEVERLY RAMONA FARR  GoErie.com

Beverly Ramona Farr Union, South Carolina Beverly Ramona Farr, 63, of Union, S.C., went home to be with the Lord on June 30, 2019, at Spartanburg Regional ...



Local woman donates kidney to honor her late son  Observer-Reporter

On March 7, Laura Gillum, inspired by her son's gift of life to others, donated a kidney to a 39-year-old Aliquippa man who needed a transplant.



Bryon Washington honored to present Ty Law for Hall of Fame induction  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — The bond between Ty Law and Bryon Washington started nearly 45 years ago when they were toddlers growing up on Wykes Street in Aliquippa.



Obituary: Cecil Jerome Birt / civil rights activist and lawyer  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

While other kids in his Aliquippa neighborhood spent their money on comic books and candy, Cecil Birt had bigger ideas. “He would use his allowance to buy ...



Former high school football player sentenced for double murder  WPXI Pittsburgh

A Beaver County teenager was sentenced to decades in prison Tuesday for his September conviction for setting up a 2016 robbery that ended with two teens ...



RACHAEL DELTONDO LIVE UPDATES: Acting chief removes Aliquippa police from DelTondo investigation  WPXI Pittsburgh

UPDATE 6/14: Acting Police Chief Robert Sealock recuses the Aliquippa Police Department from the DelTondo investigation.



Aliquippa's Mike Warfield breathing new life into winning football program - Sports  Ellwood City Ledger

New Aliquippa head coach Mike Warfield works with senior Will Gipson during practice Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, at Aliquippa High School. [Sally Maxson/BCT ...



'I feel like I'm at home'  Steelers.com

Steelers fan Askew-Henry embraces shot to become a Steelers safety.



Aliquippa assistant police chief faces additional felony charge  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — The city's assistant police chief faces additional legal trouble after Beaver County detectives filed a felony charge of intercepting communications ...



Was Aliquippa murder victim set to testify to grand jury? DA responds as homicide investigation continues  WTAE Pittsburgh

A second search warrant is requesting location information from a phone belonging to a young man who had a romantic interest in Rachael DelTondo, who was ...



PIAA sets Saturday basketball sites, changes Mars-Meadville Friday site  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mt. Lebanon, the WPIAL Class 6A boys basketball champion, will play powerful Kennedy Catholic Saturday afternoon at Aliquippa High School in a PIAA ...



ANTHONY (TONY) NATHANIEL INGRAM  Bucks County Courier Times

Anthony (Tony) Nathaniel Ingram, passed away on January 1, 2019. Born March 21, 1969, he was the son of the late Betty Ingram and Nathaniel Theodore ...



Former NFL stars, Shell officials announce donation in honor of DiMantae Bronaugh  The Times

The athletic field house at Aliquippa High School will receive much needed updates thanks to a donation made to memorialize football player DiMantae ...



Steeltown redemption: S.L. Price chronicles a richly detailed history of Aliquippa football  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

You won't see the starters on the Aliquippa High School football team running en masse onto the gridiron before a home game. Each runs out separately, ...



Aliquippa High School basketball coach under investigation for alleged dog fighting  WTAE Pittsburgh

Because of dog fighting allegations against him under investigation by state police, Aliquippa School District boys high school basketball coach Nick Lackovich ...



Police seek Facebook data in Aliquippa teacher's slaying  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Authorities are examining the Facebook accounts of three people who are connected to slain Aliquippa teacher Rachael DelTondo as part of the ongoing ...



Perfection: Aliquippa wins Class AA championship, finishes season undefeated  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Aliquippa is only the 13th boys team from the WPIAL to finish a season with a perfect record.



RACHAEL DELTONDO: Woman shot, killed in mother's driveway; police working to determine motive  WPXI Pittsburgh

Former teacher Rachael DelTondo, 32, was shot to death in her mother's driveway late Sunday night in Aliquippa, police said.



Football roots run deep from Aliquippa to Super Bowl  Pittsburgh Post Gazette

New England superstar cornerback Darrelle Revis is the latest football player to carry the torch for former mill town.



Gino Piroli: Sad passing of family and friends  The Times

It's been a while since I sat down to write a column and in the intervening period I've gone through a number of experiences: trips to the emergency room, ...



Teenager identified as shooter in death of 16-year-old in Aliquippa turns himself in  WPXI Pittsburgh

A 17-year-old charged in last week's fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy in Aliquippa turned himself into police Wednesday afternoon.



National Signing Day: Where Pa.'s top football players are headed  PennLive.com

The early signing period for high school football players to ink their national letter of intent to play at the college level begins Wednesday and runs until Dec. 21.



Aliquippa routs Beaver Falls 36-0 - Sports - The Times  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA – Aliquippa didn't need any extra motivation as it took the field Friday night. But Beaver Falls provided some as it sprinted into Carl Aschman ...



Aliquippa football scores early, shuts out New Castle to open season  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- There were a few sloppy first-game mistakes, but Aliquippa opened the season with a convincing 24-0 win over New Castle in Week Zero.



Aliquippa cop faces felony charges, accused of sending inappropriate video to teen  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — Felony charges have been filed against the assistant chief of the Aliquippa Police Department after investigators learned he sent a text message ...



Peer testifies against defendant in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — A former Aliquippa High School student testified he witnessed the planning of a robbery-turned-homicide and spoke to the alleged shooter moments ...



Both sides rest in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — When questioned about inconsistencies in his testimony, a witness to a double homicide affirmed he was a witness and not a party to the crime.



Ann Craig Ludwig, 82 – Ellwood City, PA news  EllwoodCity.org

Ann Craig Ludwig, 82, of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, died January 28, 2019, in her Ellwood City home, following a brief period of failing health, surrounded by ...



'Queen Aliquippa' returned to family of painter - Lifestyle - The Times  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Alice Kirby never thought she would reunite with a particular painting her father created early in his life.At 19 years old, Charles Williams, Kirby's ...



Part II: The life and slow death of a former Pennsylvania steel town  Washington Post

Part II of In Sight's in-depth coverage of Pennsylvania steel town Aliquippa explores the community residing on both sides of the town's tracks and looks at how, ...



Aliquippa native, former NFL player arrested on drug charges  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- A former National Football League cornerback and Aliquippa High School standout was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with 53 felony ...



School-based mental health services help students succeed  Timesonline.com

A year ago, Zylynnah Moon didn't see herself graduating from high school, let alone working toward a college degree.Moon struggled to manage anger and ...



WPIAL football teams are branching out of state for 2018 season openers  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Nine WPIAL teams are playing out-of-state opponents on the opening weekend of the season, including Pine-Richland against the No. 1 team in the country.



Teen found guilty in Aliquippa double shooting  WPXI Pittsburgh

The jury in a Beaver County murder trial went home Thursday night after deliberating for a second day without reaching a verdict.



Former state Rep. Vince Biancucci remembered as 'a friend to many'  The Times

Former state Rep. Vince Biancucci, who died on Saturday, was remembered by friends Wednesday as a dedicated musician, a consummate family man, ...



After several stops, Aliquippa's Chucky Humphries receiving D-I interest at Harcum College  Timesonline.com

From West Liberty, W. Va., to Lakeland, Fla., to Bryn Mawr, Pa., Chucky Humphries has been everywhere, man. Or at least it seems like he's committed to play ...



Central Valley QB coach Mike Warfield replaces Mike Zmijanac as Aliquippa coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Warfield, 48, was a volunteer assistant under Zmijanac for a few seasons. He has been the quarterbacks coach at Central Valley High School the past four ...



'Violence creates hate': Local student essays recognized during Martin Luther King banquet Sunday  The Times

CENTER TWP. — Martin Luther King Jr. influenced innumerable people during his 39 years of life, and even more to this day. But perhaps most notable is how ...



Darrelle Revis's Precarious Roots Have Remained His Anchor  New York Times

Darrelle Revis maintained he made it as a burgeoning star because of his upbringing in a rundown town, not in spite of it.



Autopsy photos shown in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — Graphic autopsy photos, for the first time in the case of an Aliquippa double homicide, were shown in open court Thursday. The images were ...



Robert Eugene Lytle | Obituaries  Standard-Examiner

July 22, 1942 ~ April 24, 2019. Robert Eugene Lytle, 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 at his home. He was ...



BRUCE KIM KENNER  The Times

Bruce Kim Kenner, 63, of Mt. Rainer Maryland, formerly of Aliquippa passed away at his home on March 15, 2019. He was born in Rochester on May 14, 1955, ...



TribLive HSSN ranks the top 7 wide receivers in WPIAL history — No. 1  Tribune-Review

Did you ever wonder how you would rank the top high school football players in WPIAL history So did the staff at the TribLive High School Sports Network.



DAVID LEE CASHAW  The Times

David Lee "Dog" Cashaw, formerly of Aliquippa, Pa., went home to be with the Lord on March 3, 2018. David was a graduate of Aliquippa High School, where he ...



KC's Tshiebwe named Gatorade Pa. Player of the Year  Sharonherald

CHICAGO – In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company announced Oscar Tshiebwe of Kennedy Catholic High as ...



Aliquippa officials name interim police chief - News - The Times  The Times

An acting police chief has been officially named amid a shake-up at the Aliquippa Police Department.



Kaezon Pugh on his transfer from Pitt to Howard: "It's the best fit for me"  The Times

Other than the fact he didn't like playing defensive end and at times weighed as much as 263 pounds, Kaezon Pugh doesn't have anything negative to say about ...



Mitchel J. Unis  Timesonline.com

Mitchel J. Unis, 88, of Aliquippa, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017, in Heritage Valley Beaver, surrounded by his loving family.Born June 2, 1928, ...



CHARLES ANTHONY ALFORD SR.  Bucks County Courier Times

Charles Anthony Alford Sr. was called home to be with the Lord on October 4, 2018 at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa., at the age of 60. Charles was born in ...



Former Penn State Wide Receiver Derek Moye Named Western Beaver High School Head Coach  Roar Lions Roar

Former Penn State wide receiver Derek Moye has been named head coach at Western Beaver High School in Industry, Pa. The Rochester, Pa. native spent last ...



February National Signing Day Notebook: February 6  Pittsburgh Sports Now

Stay with Pittsburgh Sports Now all day for February's High School Football National Signing Day. We'll keep you updated all day long on players in the WPIAL ...



'Financially, you have to be able to weather the storm'  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

In 2014, Mr. Catroppa, jumped into the business of shale gas support services when many companies were running for the exits.



Chauncey Gene Anthony  Timesonline.com

Chauncey Gene Anthony, 53, of Aliquippa, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017.He was born August 24, 1963, the son of the late Gladys Williams and Joe ...



1920s were Roaring in Beaver County, nationwide - Opinion - The Times  Timesonline.com

The stories we hear as children often stick with us throughout our lives. For me, many of those stories came from my grandparents, both of whom were born in ...



Lakitha K. Jackson  Timesonline.com

Lakitha K. Jackson was born February 17, 1960, to William Miller II and Georgia Ree Wilson. A beloved daughter, mother, sister and friends went home to our ...



A Basketball Prospect Yearning for Peace and Quiet  New York Times

Herb Pope is eager for a new beginning at New Mexico State University after a tortuous journey in becoming one of the nation's top high school power forwards.



Odd Pittsburgh: Famous Pittsburgher's Who Went 'Back To School' Around Here  NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

Take another trip into Pittsburgh's past with The Odd Mysterious and Fascinating History of Pittsburgh!



Sewickley basketball standout Isiah Warfield chooses Liberty  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sewickley Academy basketball standout Isiah Warfield had liked the Liberty University basketball program ever since he visited the school last fall. And when he ...



John Stoken  Timesonline.com

John Stoken, 90, of Aliquippa, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Heritage Valley Sewickley.Born January 4, 1927, in Aliquippa, he was the son of the late ...



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