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Scuttled park plans prompt spat over meeting minutes in Scott

The Jan. 26 minutes for the Scott commissioners meeting took some time to get approved, but not to the satisfaction of Commissioner Bill Wells. The meeting ...

South Fayette raises taxes, uses savings to balance final budget

The South Fayette School Board approved a $52.75 million budget for 2016-17 that increases property taxes by 0.58 mills and uses nearly $1.75 million in ...

Bridgeville has no trouble filling council seat

Bridgeville Council meetings usually draw a dozen or so people. The same number were recently interested in serving on council. Bert Cherry, 60, a former councilman, ...

Fourth of July activities in Chartiers Creek area

A number of communities in the area will celebrate Independence Day with various activities, including fireworks. • South Fayette will join Upper St. Clair for ...

Town Talk: Carnegie twins celebrate second birthday

Oliver Joseph and Alice Marie, twins of Jessie Turnbull and Jessica Opyrchal of Carnegie, celebrate their second birthday today. Grandparents include Mark and Lenny Turnbull ...

Oyler: U.S. Open offers chance to gather with family, see top-level golf

I was very fortunate in being able to attend the U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club last week. My son John and his family — ...

Smith: South Fayette grads make name for themselves

When they were in the eighth grade, Joe Leytrick and Dan Suriano formed a band. After that, they graduated from South Fayette High School in ...

Chartiers Valley reverses course, votes to raise taxes

Chartiers Valley School District officials had a change of plans with the district's $62 million budget for 2016-17. Instead of dipping into savings to balance the ...

Green Tree joins Live Well Allegheny movement

A health and wellness fair will mark the kickoff to Green Tree's participation in the county's Live Well Allegheny program. The fair will be held from ...

Bridgeville council fills open seat with former member

Bridgeville Council members on Friday appointed Bert Cherry to fill the open seat formerly held by William Colussy, who died May 27. Cherry has plenty of ...

Kirwan Heights VFD lands federal grant worth nearly $84K

Kirwan Heights Volunteer Fire Department and EMS in Collier has been awarded a federal grant worth $83,715. The Federal Emergency Management Agency Assistance to Firefighters Grant ...

New leader at South Fayette Middle School a familiar face

South Fayette Middle School Assistant Principal Kristin Deichler, who played a key role in the school receiving an elite state-level distinction this year, was promoted ...

Wait over for supporters of Collier dog park

The dog days of summer will get a late start in Collier this year, but that's just fine with resident Gene Czambel. Czambel donated $5,000 in ...

Collier dedicates basketball court to its favorite son

Lucille Herman fondly recalls seeing T.J. McConnell walk through the cafeteria line at Chartiers Valley High School, where she has worked since 1973. McConnell regularly ...

Scott police warn shoppers of purse, wallet thefts

Scott police are warning the public about a "few incidents" of someone grabbing purses or wallets from shoppers who leave them in their carts and ...

Carlynton tax increase could signal more tough times

Carlynton School Board members felt uneasy when they approved a property tax increase for 2016-17, but they fear the worst is yet to come. The ...

2 of South Fayette school board's 3 options for budget include tax increase

South Fayette school board members will have three options when voting on the $52.7 million proposed final budget at their June 28 meeting. They are, according ...

Town Talk: Carnegie couple celebrates family's nine June birthdays

George and Lorraine Henderson of Carnegie are celebrating their family's nine June birthdays through the 28th. Daughter-in-law Shari Reiss Henderson's celebrated on June 1, ...

Smith: South Fayette Foundation for Excellence golf outing on tap

After receiving its nonprofit status in 2010, the South Fayette Foundation for Excellence began fundraising with a wine tasting and an oldies concert. Next, in ...

South Fayette scout's project protects Scott K-9 from attacks, overheating

Nicole Magdich couldn't help but choke up a bit at the sight. On the rear window of a Scott Township police vehicle, "Eagle Scout Service Project ...


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