Penn Hills

Penn Hills School District shoulders huge debt load from years of bad decisions

Tension is high inside the administrative offices of Penn Hills School District as investigators dig for clues about how the three-school system fell into a ...

Penn Hills School District's financial problems spotlight lack of oversight

Money problems plaguing the debt-riddled Penn Hills School District spotlight the lack of oversight for local elected officials who make questionable business decisions against expert ...

Penn Hills expands cyber education, makes other changes for 2016-17

From new transportation and the addition of more online educational options to adjustments in the dress code and programming cuts, Penn Hills School District parents ...

Police charge Penn Hills woman who said she sold her twins, can't locate kids

The last time anyone remembers seeing Patricia Fowler's fraternal twins is 10 years ago, leaving Penn Hills police with little to go on as they ...

Bench at Penn Hills High School memorializes 'Fallen Indians'

The scope of a Penn Hills High School project originally designed to honor students who have died was expanded to become a memorial that also ...

Photo gallery: Rosedale Beach Club celebrates

Penn Hills' Rosedale Beach Club is 90 years old this year. The club held a weekend of festivities marking its anniversary year July 29-31. ...

Crackdown on aggressive, speeding drivers under way

PennDOT is teaming up with local police departments in an attempt to curb aggressive driving and speeding along popular local roadways, especially Frankstown and Saltsburg ...

U-Pull-&-Pay gets go-ahead to start work in Penn Hills

A self-service used auto parts business that gained approval from Penn Hills Council in March, to the chagrin of some residents, has the green light ...

Photo gallery: Penn Hills SummerFest 2016

Held Aug. 6 at Turner Friendship park by the Penn Hills Parks and Recreation Depatment, the second annual Penn Hills SummerFest offered food, crafts, games, ...

Penn Hills man charged following police chase

Police arrested a Penn Hills man they say was driving with a suspended license after he led them on a 17-mile chase early on Aug. ...

Penn Hills junior firefighter accused of setting fires

Allegheny County police arrested a Penn Hills junior firefighter and charged him with arson in connection with small fires set across the community during a ...

Officials praise Penn Hills YMCA's community role

Public officials from Allegheny County stopped by the Penn Hills YMCA on Friday to catch a glimpse of the nonprofit's programming and how it ...

Penn Hills soccer scoreboard, field naming to honor Ferraco's legacy

The legacy of a late Penn Hills High School soccer standout will live on when district officials and community members gather for an unveiling at ...

Penn Hills leaders mull warning signs after 2 off-road vehicle deaths

In the wake of two deaths involving off-road vehicles last month, Penn Hills officials continue discussing ways to prevent more tragedies involving such vehicles, which ...

Institute of Medical Careers in Penn Hills holds first graduation ceremony

A Penn Hills career training center recognized more than 200 graduates in its first graduation ceremony on July 27. The Institute of Medical Careers had the ...

Penn Hills Cinemas owner plans 50th-anniversary events

A movie theater in Penn Hills is gearing up for 50th-anniversary events in September. "We're doing good. Enough people come, but more would always be better," ...

Zoning board OKs exception to 1-duck rule sought by Penn Hills woman

A Penn Hills woman has all of her ducks in a row — literally — after the municipality's zoning hearing board granted her permission Wednesday ...

Penn Hills woman pleads no contest in fatal stabbing

A Penn Hills woman will spend 11 1/2 to 23 months in prison for fatally stabbing a man with a kitchen knife in a Braddock ...

Book-sharing stands, programs catching on with Penn Hills residents

Penn Hills residents are turning to unconventional methods to exchange books. Free-standing libraries are appearing in the Penn Hills area, as a couple of community members ...

Penn Hills woman seeks exception to one-duck rule to keep six, says they're 'therapeutic'

A Penn Hills woman is fighting to keep her pet ducks on her property after discovering she apparently is violating a local ordinance. Shawna Gerson, 32, ...


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