North Hills

Homeowners find abandoned well; Richland to seek funds to plug it

Richland residents Charles and Paula Brethauer got more than a house when they bought a one-acre, Ridge Road property about 25 years ago. They ...

Millvale May Days to celebrate spring, promote business

The Business Association of Millvale is sponsoring the second annual Millvale May Days Celebration from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 6, and 10 a.m. ...

Grads who are noted physicians to receive North Hills alumni awards

Two North Hills graduates who went on to highly successful careers in medicine say they owe many of their achievements to the education they received ...

Fourth-grade Olympians put science to the test

Fifteen teams of fourth-graders built catapults, straw towers and a kinetic energy path for marbles as part of the North Hills School District's first Grade ...

Cabaret event to benefit St. Barnabas Free Care Fund

A jazz cabaret at 7 p.m. May 11 at the Kean Theatre's annex at the Washington Place in Richland will benefit the St. Barnabas Free ...

Meet-and-greet scheduled with new Hampton schools superintendent

Hampton residents are invited to a Meet and Dialogue session with newly appointed Hampton Township School District Superintendent Dr. Michael Loughead from 6:30 to 7:30 ...

Three Allegheny County teachers named Pennsylvania Teacher of Year finalists

Three Allegheny County teachers are among a dozen finalists for the 2017 Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year award. The local nominees are Patricia Cekella, a ...

Committee seeks to make Shaler safer for pedestrians, cyclists

The new Shaler Pedestrian and Bicyclist Committee wants to make Shaler a safer place for walkers, runners and bicyclists. "There's some serious challenges to do anything ...

Mr. Smalls opens smaller Millvale venue

Millvale's Mr. Smalls entertainment complex has opened The Funhouse @ Mr. Smalls, a 175-person-capacity club located upstairs from the main theater. "I love playing both rooms, ...

Sixth-graders take to Martorelli field for morning of fun

Sixth-grade students from all four North Hills elementary schools ran races and took part in other athletic events on Wednesday. The school district's Track and ...

Teacher cuts, tax hike remain in latest Shaler Area budget proposal

Shaler Area School District officials are working with a balanced 2016-17 spending plan that still includes cutting 30 full-time teaching positions and making other cuts. "There's ...

Bakers Dozen Academy cooks up good time for kids in north suburbs

A baking instruction business for children in the north suburbs has been so successful, its owners hope to expand it to other parts of Western ...

New principal appointed at Hampton's Poff Elementary

Colleen Hannagan, 34, is the newly appointed principal of Poff Elementary School in Hampton. The Hampton Township School Board unanimously voted May 25 to hire ...

Hampton plans to resurface 6 miles of roads this summer

Hampton officials plan to resurface nearly six miles of township roads this summer. That's about twice the mileage of Hampton roads repaved in 2015. Hampton ...

Franklin Park couple provide McGuire Memorial with its largest gift

A Franklin Park couple looking for a meaningful way to help people were moved to support an organization that cares for children and adults with ...

Ross officials want to improve communication with residents

When Ross officials gathered to set township priorities for the next two years, improving communication with residents topped the list of 36 goals they hope ...

McCandless Council considers new policy on filling committee, board vacancies

The way McCandless Council typically fills openings on its various boards, commissions and committees soon could end. Town officials are considering a resolution that, if approved, ...

Road work set in Marshall, Franklin Park, Bradford Woods

The low price of crude oil, a major component in road-paving and patching materials, will allow Marshall to subsidize a Northgate Drive streetscaping project that ...

Pine-Richland ready to tackle transgender policy

Officials in the Pine-Richland School District on Monday will take the first steps on what they say could be a long road toward developing a ...

North Allegheny School District middle-schoolers reach top 8 in National Science Bowl

A team of middle school students from the North Allegheny School District advanced Saturday afternoon to the top eight in the National Science Bowl ...


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