Fox Chapel

Ideas for better Blawnox include enhanced tax collection, communication

Blawnox is making strides toward stabilizing its finances, results of an analysis show. Still, the borough could increase revenue in years to come by more ...

Volunteers gear up for Guyasuta Days' 20th year

Guyasuta Days will celebrate its 20th anniversary. The annual Sharpsburg celebration will start with a bang on Aug. 7, with a Keystone State Wrestling Alliance ...

National Night Out to thank Aspinwall police officers

Blue light bulbs will be distributed in Aspinwall during the borough's seventh annual National Night Out. The bulbs are meant to show appreciation for police across ...

Logo clothing to make Sharpsburg staff easier to identify

For Sharpsburg employees who regularly work outdoors and are visible in the community, clothing with a logo will provide a more presentable look and make ...

Signs will help direct passers-by to Aspinwall shops

Directional signs to be placed along Freeport Road in Aspinwall will alert motorists to shopping corridors that many residents and business owners consider hidden gems. "I ...

Tours, talks, games help incoming freshmen prepare for high school

Fox Chapel Area freshman Paul Yeterian likened last week's high school orientation to team-building activities in his days playing youth football. "They make it fun, but ...

Wrestling fundraiser set for Guyasuta Days at Kennedy Park

A no-holds-barred fundraiser will kick off Guyasuta Days. The Keystone State Wrestling Alliance will hold a match at 6 p.m. Aug. 7 in Sharpsburg. Kennedy Park's ...

3 juveniles accused of stealing from vehicles in Fox Chapel

Three juveniles were charged last week with theft, receiving stolen property and loitering in connection with thefts from vehicles in Fox Chapel, authorities said. Police are ...

Brown water safe to drink, Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority tells Aspinwall

Aspinwall residents say they've complained for weeks about tap water from the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority that's developed a brownish tint. PWSA is replacing filtering ...

Pre-owned engine fits Blawnox firefighters' needs

Blawnox-Glenover Volunteer Fire Company is rolling out its newest engine, a 2005 Pierce that will be housed at Station No. 1 along Freeport Road. The ...

Better bike, pedestrian routes eyed for Blawnox

Blawnox officials hope to transform the lower portion of town into a place where people can find their fitness fix. The borough's planning commission applied ...

Hodgkin's survivor plans Sharpsburg craft show to aid Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

A Craft and Vendor Show will be held Aug. 7 to help put an end to blood cancers. What could be better than shopping for a ...

Hearing set on Blawnox community garden plan

Residents are encouraged to attend a public hearing next week to weigh in on plans for a community garden in Blawnox that have drawn some ...

Rotary Club of Fox Chapel Area donations total $44K; benefit variety of programs

Money raised by the Rotary Club of Fox Chapel Area will help feed children in the Lower Valley, provide robotics and bike safety programs for ...

Aspinwall, Blawnox want joint plan for development

A joint comprehensive plan covering Blawnox and Aspinwall will target riverfront development, leaders said. The two municipalities will apply this month for a $43,000 grant ...

Delivery of bouquets a surprise in Sharpsburg

Florist Janet Woloszyk of McCandless Floral Shop delivered 40 bouquets on Monday as a surprise for residents of St. Mary's Courtyard assisted living center in ...

Fox Chapel woman escapes harm in Bastille Day attack

Elianna Paljug was out for a night on the town when tragedy struck. "It didn't feel real," she said. "It felt like I was living in a ...

Shapira will be 1st woman to chair universities board

Cynthia Shapira of Fox Chapel, who is well-known in Western Pennsylvania civic and political circles, on Thursday was elected the first female to lead the ...

On the links, at home or in the community, Fox Chapel woman keeps busy

The St. Anthony Charitable Foundation golf tournament on July 15 is a chance to celebrate a round at the Green Oaks Country Club and champion ...

Sharpsburg manager elected to post with boroughs group

Sharpsburg Manager Bill Rossey recently was elected first vice president of the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs, and is in line to become president next ...


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