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An aspiring Philadelphia filmmaker is dead after he was struck while riding his bicycle.
Police are investigating a pair of deadly shootings that left two men dead in Philadelphia over the weekend.
Pipestem Resort State Park is offering certification classes for summer lifeguards this week.
Fees for group picnic shelter reservations will be going up next year at 14 of the 16 lakes managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Huntington District.
Businessman Jim Justice is ready to say whether he's entering the West Virginia governor's race in 2016.
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer A new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.
Lawmakers in Ohio are trying to make it mandatory that children 16 or younger wear helmets while riding their bikes.The Columbus Dispatch reports that the bill has the support of the Ohio chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The group estimates that 75 percent of bike-related fatalities could be prevented by a helmet. It also says helmets could reduce the risk of a head injury by 85 percent.Some Ohio municipalities already have mandatory bike laws. Columbus has required cyclists you...
Police are investigating two slayings and several other shootings in Philadelphia over the weekend.
Four people in the Friendly City will announce their candidacy for Wheeling's 2016 Municipal Election on Monday.
Doctors at Wheeling Hospital's Hand Center Treating Patients with Pains Related to Overuse of Mobile Devices
People are increasingly using their mobile devices in every part of day-to-day life, but the way people are holding them could have an impact on health. The Hand Center at Wheeling Hospital is seeing an increase in muscular and skeletal injuries in the hands and neck coming from the increased use of mobile devices.
The Friendly City recently got quite the honor from the West Virginia Department of Commerce.Wheeling has been named a Main Street Community for the strides the city has made to revitalize it's downtown area.Wheeling had been an ON TRAC community but Jake Dougherty, the director of Reinvent Wheeling, credits projects like the Show of Hands, First Fridays, the Clean Crawl, and the Heritage Park and Sculpture Garden for helping Wheeling get recognized.Elkins was the only other city in West Virg...
Some organizations and residents in eastern Pennsylvania are planning a memorial for victims of a cement plant explosion that killed 31 people during World War II.
Police in a western Pennsylvania township have turned to billboards to solicit information in hopes of solving a murder two years ago.
Authorities say a youth preparing to wash his father's car was accidentally struck and killed by the vehicle in suburban Philadelphia.
The Belmont County Animal Shelter is having 50 percent off adoptions throughout the month of May in honor of Mother's Day.
Members of Clarksburg's water board say health concerns were behind their vote to stop using fluoride in the city's water supply.
Becoming a mother was all author Christina Greer ever wanted, but she would have to suffer through pain and loss before finally being able to give birth to her son Tristan.
Two teenage runaways from Pennsylvania were injured when the stolen vehicle they were in crashed during a high-speed police pursuit in northern New Jersey.
The death of an eastern Pennsylvania man is being attributed to a traffic accident three and one-half decades ago in New York state.