Fox Chapel

Dorseyville student organizes toy drive at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Faced with a rare skeletal disorder, Dorseyville Middle School student Shane Funk gave up playing football and wrestling at age 10 and focused instead on ...

O'Hara resident set to observe 'Days of Awe'

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins at sundown Oct. 2 and initiates the 10 most holy days of the Jewish calendar. The solemn time ...

St. Edward Church in Blawnox begins free workshops for community

A real estate seminar will kick off a fall outreach series sponsored by St. Edward Church in Blawnox. Geared toward, but not limited to, the ...

Blawnox council seeks junior member as youth liaison

Blawnox Council is seeking a youth liaison to advise members on what the borough's millennials are thinking. Council voted last week to adopt the ...

Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Department hosting open house Oct. 1

Youngsters will get the chance to be firefighters for a day at the Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Department open house on Oct. 1. "We'll have a little ...

Indiana Township teen earns rank of Eagle Scout

Jacob Way and his mother, Jackie Way, display Jacob's Eagle Scout certificate presented to him in recognition for earning the rank of Eagle Scout. Jacob, ...

Photos: Recognition Day in Blawnox

Recognition Day in Blawnox is an event to thank police, fire fighters and EMS for their service. ...

Sharpsburg-based Northern Area Multi-Services offers activities for seniors

The Sharpsburg-based Northern Area Multi-Services center is offering older residents the chance to exercise their minds, bodies and spirits. Body and Soul, a new gym ...

Public Safety Appreciation Day planned in Blawnox

Blawnox will host its first Public Safety Appreciation Day in an effort to unify the community, organizers said. "Hopefully, it will allow everyone who attends ...

I Heart Blawnox ponders next move after garden rejected

No community garden will be planted in a vacant lot along Freeport Road in Blawnox, but the group that proposed it still will seek ways ...

Former director appointed to Fox Chapel Area School Board

A familiar face will return to the Fox Chapel Area School Board in October. Board members last week appointed Robert Mauro to fill an unexpired ...

Teen and her family help others after turbulent times

Helen Paulini, 16, and her sister, Emma, 18, spent a week volunteering at Camp Sunshine in early August before returning for their junior and senior ...

Fox Chapel resident shares the story of steel mills through art

From her first exhibit as a Chatham College student in 1958, Fox Chapel artist Fran Gialamas has found inspiration in the ubiquitous remnants of steel ...

Aspinwall team to help in large-scale emergencies

Aspinwall is recruiting for a new Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT, that would aid first responders in a large-scale incident. Examples include communicating with ...

O'Hara residents start Crime Watch group

A new Crime Watch committee in O'Hara seeks to educate and encourage residents to band together for safety. Councilman Scott Frankowski is spearheading the effort, and ...

Sharpsburg adds to police force with 1 new full-time, 2 part-time officers

Sharpsburg has hired a new full-time police officer and other staff, and for Tom Stelitano, acting chief of police, the moves couldn't come at a ...

2 musical events scheduled in Fox Chapel

Lower Valley residents are invited to attend two special musical events this fall. An Organ Plus concert will be performed at 4 p.m. Sept. 25 ...

Fox Chapel road work starting; drivers can expect delays

Motorists who travel through Fox Chapel will tangle with road construction for the next three weeks. The borough's $759,000 road improvement program was expected to begin ...

Blawnox Council rejects community garden plan

A community garden will not be planted along Freeport Road in Blawnox. Blawnox Council on Monday voted 5-1 against the proposal by I Heart Blawnox ministry, ...

O'Hara resident stresses importance of school district forum

Parents and community members are invited to a day at school on Sept. 13, when the Fox Chapel Area School District Forum holds its initial ...


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