North Hills

St. Sebastian Parish Festival to feature rides, games, activities

A new attraction will highlight this year's St. Sebastian Parish Festival in Ross from July 11 to 16. For the first time, ride vendor Powers & ...

Starlite Car Cruise continues to draw crowd

In its 16th year, the Starlite Car Cruise in Pine has grown to include up to 1,500 vehicles. Director Roger Van Scoy said there are 1,200 ...

Comment rules at McCandless meetings met with resistance

It took several months worth of meetings and revisions for McCandless officials to develop a policy outlining residents' participation at public meetings. Within minutes of the ...

Hampton mother, cancer survivor continues to fight disease

While on bed rest at Magee-Womens Hospital as she neared the end of her second pregnancy, Mary Heath decided to have a painful lump under ...

Richland sewing enthusiast aids veterans through Girl Scout project

To thank aging U.S. military veterans for their service, Shaelyn Parry, 17, of Richland decided to handcraft carryalls for their walkers and wheelchairs. Parry also ...

Pine-Richland continues to work on transgender student policy

Officials in the Pine-Richland School District continue to work through the process of establishing a policy or administrative guideline regarding restroom and facility use for ...

New Hampton Community Park playground scheduled to open July 3

Surprisingly bouncy, shredded bark carpets the new $320,000 GameTime playground set to open at 3 p.m. July 3 in Hampton Community Park. "It's a combination of ...

McCandless Council OK's Vincentian Academy addition

Vincentian Academy's plan to build an addition to its school building off McKnight Road was unanimously approved by McCandless council on Monday night. School officials are ...

Shaler lawyer honored for years of service to Boy Scouts

Arthur West was awarded the Silver Beaver Award by the Laurel Highlands Council, Boy Scouts of America, on June 14, at Camp Twin Echo, Ligonier. ...

Longtime Hampton dance teacher retires

Dancer Carol Nover surprised a lot of Hampton mothers and daughters when she decided to take a bow from teaching. Nover, 71, of McCandless, a ...

Ross summer recreation program enrollment hits record

A record 163 elementary school-aged children are taking part in this year's summer recreation program in Ross. The six-week program with educational and recreational components ...

Shaler gears up for Fourth of July

Community Day has been a Fourth of July tradition in Shaler for more than 40 years. This year's annual celebration will be held July 4 ...

Teen to study wells in effort to solve creek's salt level mystery

Wishing for wells to study this summer is Chelsea Carver, 16, of Pine. As a science project, Chelsea plans to help collect and analyze ...

Events, members' requests bolster Franklin Park firefighters ranks

Carl Hayson recalls that seeing fire equipment displays and demonstrations when he was growing up in the North Hills kindled his interest in becoming a ...

North Park water tower restoration effort picks up steam

On a clear day, features of Pittsburgh's skyline including the Cathedral of Learning, BNY Mellon Center and the U.S. Steel Tower are visible from the ...

Ross OKs plan to turn hotel into assisted living center

A plan to convert the La Quinta Inn in Ross to an assisted living center calls for reducing the amount of parking surrounding the building ...

Special sessions set to collect Ross, North Hills School District taxes

Ross tax collector Jerry O'Brien and Jordan Tax Service Inc. will be available to collect Ross and North Hills School District taxes on July 5 ...

McKnight Elementary has new assistant principal

The North Allegheny School Board voted unanimously on June 22 to hire Carla Hudson as the new assistant principal for McKnight Elementary School. Hudson began teaching ...

Pine-Richland schools have room for growth for at least a decade, study says

The Pine-Richland School District has enough capacity in its current facilities to handle expected student population growth for at least the next 10 years, without ...

Ross may set chicken-keeping limit of 3 per lot

Changes to an animal control law that would limit the number of chickens Ross residents can keep on their properties can't come soon enough for ...


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