Sewickley

Chickens now welcome in Glen Osborne

Owning a chicken now is permitted in Glen Osborne. Council members last week unanimously approved amending the borough's animal ordinance to permit residents to keep chickens. "It's ...

Cherry: 'Pokemon Go' brings real life to gaming

So far I've had no luck finding a Charizard or a coveted Pikachu. But I've captured several Weedles, Eevees, a Jigglypuff and some Squirtles — some ...

Townhome development could be coming to Aleppo

A new townhome development is in the works for Aleppo. Eleven townhomes could be built on Ferndale Avenue at the top of Weber Road, Manager ...

Pokemon, history meet at Old Economy Village

It's possible even George Rapp might have hunted for a Snorlax or Pikachu through the buildings and gardens of his former compound in Beaver County. Rapp, ...

Leetsdale leaders eye privatizing trash collection

Leetsdale Council members are seeking garbage collection prices to compare with the borough's current in-house collection costs. The move sparked anger this month in the "Leetsdale ...

Marker honoring former Wilson family setter Count Noble placed in Glen Osborne

A crowd, including several generations of Wilson descendants, gathered Saturday in Glen Osborne for the long-awaited unveiling of a marker honoring Count Noble, a setter ...

Symphony fundraiser to bring music to Sewickley

When Cheryl Redmond of Sewickley was at a Pittsburgh Symphony North meeting, some of her friends said they wanted to visit her. "We want to come ...

Glen Osborne, Aleppo officials consider chicken laws

Aleppo Commissioners have deferred taking any action on a potential chicken ordinance until further need for a law is demonstrated. Commissioners at a July 11 workshop ...

Stop sign added to Aleppo road

After hearing of several near-miss vehicle crashes, Aleppo Commissioners approved the placement of a stop sign on Veshio Drive at Weber Road. Township Manager Gwen Patterson ...

Sewickley Council votes to fix clogged pipe causing flooding along Maple Lane, McDonald Street

Sewickley Council will take emergency action to repair a clogged forced main that has caused flooding in residential basements, particularly during heavy rains, the borough ...

Sewickley movie theater project moves forward; mid-January opening expected

At least six months from now, Carolina Pais-Barreto Beyers envisions a current construction site to be an entertainment destination for the Sewickley area. But before the ...

Howard Hanna settles into new digs at longtime Sewickley location

After lightning burned their office a little more than two years ago, more than 30 Howard Hanna real estate agents have settled back into new ...

Sewickley parking rates set to rise

Park in Sewickley? It soon will cost you more. Sewickley Parking Authority members last week approved a rate increase that doubles the costs for parking and ...

Potential farm in Leet raises questions from nearby residents

A three-hour public hearing Monday night to consider a variance for a farm in Leet Township that would include cows, chickens, vegetable crops, orchards, bees, ...

Edgeworth retail plan can move forward

An Edgeworth real estate developer and neighboring property owner reached a compromise in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court that will allow the Edgeworth Square Shoppes ...

Developer eyes condo complex for Sewickley business district

If a Pittsburgh developer gets its wish, a condominium complex could be coming to Sewickley's business district. Two four-story buildings — 16,500 square feet and 14,100 ...

Leetsdale hosts annual carnival, fireworks

It wouldn't be the Fourth of July without Leetsdale's annual parade, carnival and fireworks. Take a look at the Sewickley Herald's photo gallery and view a ...

Street signs help showcase Sewickley's 3 historic districts

Sewickley has three historic districts. But up until the last two months, residents and passersby might not have known that. New street signs are aimed at depicting ...

Dismantled Leet treehouse gets new life

A Leet treehouse has risen again. Six months after being dismantled in the front yard of the Truchan family's Kenney Drive home, Elise Truchan and her ...

Historic preservation takes focus in Edgeworth

If the Sewickley Valley Historical Society gets its wish, Edgeworth Borough one day could be part of historic preservation. Members of the Sewickley-based historical society are ...


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