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Aspinwall resident wants people to remember Memorial Day's meaning

Aspinwall's annual Memorial Day parade will hark to the past, in order to create a united future. Barbara Leonard, who is organizing this year's parade, says, ...

Fair to show off Sharpsburg resources

Tours of homes for sale and rent in Sharpsburg will be available during a home-ownership resource fair in June, an event that will tout the ...

Sharpsburg library to host children's art show

As Sharpsburg Community Library celebrates the first anniversary in its award-winning building, leaders are looking to use the unique architecture to inspire young artists. A children's ...

Nonprofit Tickets for Kids grows, moves to Blawnox

A move to Blawnox for the non-profit Tickets for Kids is expected to increase the group's impact, helping more children develop social skills and self-confidence ...

Parades, ceremonies to mark Memorial Day weekend in Lower Valley

Memorial Day will be marked throughout the Lower Valley with festive parades and solemn remembrances. The combined Sharpsburg, O'Hara and Etna holiday committee will start ...

Kayak rentals coming to Aspinwall Riverfront Park

The shoreline at Aspinwall Riverfront Park, flush with green banks, bird activity and wildlife, soon will be available for kayakers to enjoy the view. "We've long ...

Blawnox appoints borough manager

Former Wilkinsburg Assistant Manager Cindy Bahn will lead the day-to-day operations in Blawnox after being appointed last week to the long-vacant manager's position. Bahn was chosen ...

More than 30 attractions planned for Aspinwall Memorial Day parade

Barbara Leonard vividly recalls Memorial Days when she was a child in Aspinwall. She spilled out of her Fourth Street home and joined thousands to ...

Men's Garden Club, in 75th year, hosting sale at Sharpsburg Library

David Amrhein used to work with his grandfather in the family garden, and said he learned the value of working the land and the reward ...

Dedicated woman helps to prepare for Herb Society's annual plant sale

It's thyme for the Herb Society of America to hold its annual plant sale on May 21. It's a sage move to go to Beechwood ...

Stage Right brings comedy to new O'Hara stage, facility

The cast and crew of Stage Right is back again with the performance "Is There a Comic in the House?" scheduled June 1 to 4 ...

Contest win could mean van, mobility for active Aspinwall volunteer

Traveling outside her Aspinwall neighborhood can be a chore for Ann Scanlon, but she doesn't let that stop her. Scanlon, 58, has cerebral palsy and uses ...

Municipalities join forces to save money on paving projects

Blaw Avenue will be the focus of the Blawnox summer road improvement program. Council last week approved a work bid from A. Liberoni, based in Plum. Cost ...

A day of fun, fishing in O'Hara

Morningside VFW Post 3945 held its Fishing Rodeo for veterans on May 11 at Squaw Valley Park in O'Hara. ...

Residents taking advantage of coffee and conversation in Blawnox

Blawnox resident Frank Tripson likes his morning coffee served with a newspaper and a side of lively conversation. The Riverside Court resident has a new place ...

Aerotech executive active in helping hospital foundation

About 45 workers at Aerotech Inc., based in O'Hara's RIDC Park, will be part of UPMC St. Margaret Foundation's 28th annual Fitness Classic 5K Run/Walk ...

Garbage rates bumped up for Sharpsburg senior citizens

Sharpsburg Council has raised garbage collection rates for senior citizens in the borough, although the cost still will be lower than it is for younger ...

Audit to determine fate of remaining ARTEZ money

Managers of the seven municipalities that belong to the soon-to-dissolve economic development group ARTEZ say they'll continue to meet to discuss the fate of remaining ...

Blawnox, Aspinwall seek trees to line streets

Blawnox Council is hoping to spruce up the Center Avenue walkway with 10 new trees. Borough Secretary Kathy Ulanowicz will apply to the TreeVitalize Pittsburgh program ...

Sewage rate hike debate continues in Blawnox

A $45 sewage fee set to take effect this summer in Blawnox is continuing to stir debate. A business owner and a few others complained to ...


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