McKeesport

McKeesport

(məkēz`pôrt), city (1990 pop. 26,016), Allegheny co., SW Pa., in hilly terrain at the confluence of the Monongahela and Youghiogheny rivers; settled 1755, inc. as a city 1890. An industrial city in the Pittsburgh vicinity, McKeesport declined following the collapse of the U.S. steel industry in the 1980s. Manufacturing now includes electrical equipment, solvents, metal fabrication, coal tar products, and meat processing. Pennsylvania State Univ. has a campus there.
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Saccone addressed supporters late Tuesday at his campaign headquarters in McKeesport, to thank them and to promise he is "not giving up.
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Born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, Allen earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Point Park University in Pittsburgh in 1990; he received his Master of Arts in Black Studies and Black Community Development from the Ohio State University and a Ph.
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A McKeesport resident who came to address the issue was denied the opportunity to speak because he did not live in Monroeville, a city of about 30,000 people 15 miles (25 kilometers) east of Pittsburgh.