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NOBLE elects new head

Increasing the number of Blacks and minorities in law enforcement will be one of the priorities of the newly elected president of the Pittsburgh Chapter of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, along with preparing for the national convention to be held in Pittsburgh.

With more than 32 years in the criminal

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  • Written by The New Pittsburgh Courier
  • Category: Pittsburgh

Pittsburghers shout for joy over Obama win

On Nov. 6 the first Black president of the United States of America was elected for a second term to the White House. For the second time President Barack Obama had done what only decades earlier many believed impossible.

IT’S A WIN—A group of President Barack Obama supporters cheer as his win for re-election is announced.
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  • Written by The New Pittsburgh Courier
  • Category: Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh politicians respond to Obama win

The break in the gloomy weather, a morning of bright sunshine; it all boded well for a solid Election Day turnout. And as darkness fell and the polls closed, the Democratic Party faithfully gathered at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 5 Union Hall on Pittsburgh’s South Side to watch the returns.

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  • Written by The New Pittsburgh Courier
  • Category: Pittsburgh

Center to bring much-needed services to Clairton

After eight years of planning and setbacks, the Clairton Southside Community Human Resource Center is open for business.

“We’re looking for tenants. Hopefully people will look at the building and decide to come to our facility because people in our area need services like GED courses,” said Cheryl Hurt, of the Community Economic Development Co

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  • Written by The New Pittsburgh Courier
  • Category: Pittsburgh