Monroeville

Achievement gap committee in Gateway hears ideas from teachers at first meeting

Gateway School District's new achievement gap committee met for the first time April 26 to bring their ideas to the table and hear a history ...

Gateway School Board to hold off on nationwide search for superintendent

The Gateway School Board voted 6-3 on Tuesday night against conducting a nationwide search for a new superintendent. The district is replacing Superintendent Nina Zetty, who ...

Names of Vietnam-era servicemen from Pitcairn due May 12 for memorial upgrade

A Pitcairn official is fulfilling a local veteran's goal by requesting that names of Vietnam-War-era servicemen from Pitcairn be submitted as plans for upgrading the ...

Pitcairn police seeking approval for permanent prescription drug drop box

The Pitcairn Police Department is preparing to combat prescription drug abuse using a method that seems to be trending in Western Pennsylvania. Pitcairn police Chief Scott ...

Firefighters welcome mailman's help during April 20 brush fire in Monroeville

When a fire broke out last month on Point Circle Drive in the Turnpike Gardens area of Monroeville, residents and firefighters got help from an ...

Monroeville's Spectrum Charter School sets 'Touch-A-Truck' for May 14

Children who want to see big trucks up close and personal will get a chance to do just that at Spectrum Charter School's Touch-A-Truck event ...

Monroeville looks to revise timbering rules at state AG's behest

Monroeville officials are taking a look at the municipality's timbering ordinance and zoning requirements after the state Attorney General's Office deemed the ordinance to be ...

Gateway superintendent's early retirement package disclosed

Gateway Superintendent Nina Zetty will receive a settlement of $53,000 plus nearly $20,000 for unused vacation and sick days to retire from the district a ...

Gateway junior to attend conference, receive medal, witness inauguration

Gateway High School junior Eric Thomas has been selected to receive the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Youth Leadership Congress Medal of Achievement for his academic accomplishments ...

Gateway School Board renews contract with boys hoops coach despite facilities-use controversy

The contract renewal of Gateway High School boys basketball coach Daryn Freedman was met with resistance from some board members over an agreement he made ...

Work on Pitcairn flood-control project could finally begin in 2017

A flood mitigation project 30 years in the making in Pitcairn might finally be happening early next year. Officials heard a presentation April 18 from ...

Still no decision on Pitcairn cable, Internet

Pitcairn Council is still considering the fate of the borough-owned cable and Internet services. After meeting with consultants over the past couple of weeks, council has ...

Forbes Road CTC repairing another vehicle to give to someone in need

Students in the collision repair program at Forbes Road Career and Technical Center have begun replacing the hood, fenders, windshield and airbags on a car ...

Ted Cruz wows crowd, woos delegates in Monroeville

God, guns and abolishing the IRS propelled more than 800 enthusiastic people to their feet, cheering for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Saturday as he ...

Forbes Road CTC students, pros team up on addition to ill 18-year-old's home

Students at Forbes Road Career and Technical Center in Monroeville are taking on one of the biggest projects they've ever done to help make life ...

Gateway superintendent cites stress, clash with board on direction for decision to retire year early

The Gateway School Board on Tuesday unanimously approved Superintendent Nina Zetty's request to retire one year before her contract expires, but it was mum about ...

Gateway High School fights pediatric cancer with Saturday mini-THON

Gateway High School students are preparing to for their first-ever "mini-THON," where students will raise money for pediatric cancer research. Mini-THON is a 10-hour event ...

Pitcairn borough building study shows price tag of more than $1M for renovation or new facility

Results of a feasibility study show Pitcairn officials face a more-than-$1-million project whether they renovate the current borough building or build a new one. During ...

Retired Gateway teacher sues for same-sex spouse benefits

A retired art teacher is suing Gateway School District, saying the district should pay for health care benefits for the man who is now his ...

Charity presents 18 children with adaptive equipment at Forbes Hospital event

Learning to ride a bike is seen as a rite of passage for many children, but for some it's not so easy. That's why Forbes ...


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