Murrysville

Dig in for Murrysville Garden Club's annual plant sale

When Camille Erb of the Murrysville Garden Club walks into one of her wholesale supplier's half-dozen greenhouses in April, she said she just looks around ...

Photo gallery: Franklin Regional Athletic Association opening day

The Franklin Regional Athletic Association held its opening day on Saturday at Murrysville Community Park. ...

Robbery suspect threatened clerk before Westmoreland shootout, cops say

A Colorado man wounded in a shootout with Murrysville police Wednesday evening outside a Route 22 gas station and convenience store argued with a clerk ...

Colorado man identified as suspect in Murrysville shootout

A Colorado man wounded in a shootout with Murrysville police outside a convenience store and gas station on Route 22 Wednesday night is recovering from ...

Police shoot alleged gunman in Murrysville

Police shot a man who they said fired at least two gunshots at officers responding to a call that the man had threatened employees at ...

Murrysville Photo Contest winners announced

Andrew Lambl of Murrysville won the grand prize in the 2015 Murrysville Photo Contest with his photo of a male deer emerging from the woods, ...

East Suburban Unitarian Universalist Church to mark 50 years

In the mid-1980s, John Graham and his wife left the Christian church they'd attended for years. "I couldn't accept the fact that they felt they had ...

Murrysville advances plans for Maple Commons restaurant

Murrysville council voted to pave the way for a new pizza restaurant at the Maple Commons plaza earlier this month. Developer Brian McGee of Wexford ...

Hribal aimed to kill in Franklin Regional school stabbing spree, Westmoreland DA Peck argues

Westmoreland County Judge Christopher Feliciani has all the legal arguments he'll get to decide whether the Franklin Regional student accused of stabbing 20 students and ...

Morris Knowles & Associates marks 100 years

A lot of people in the Northeast didn't end up with dysentery thanks to Morris Knowles. Knowles, born in Lawrence, Mass., in 1869, is credited with ...

Spend an evening with Sinatra

John Noble, of Greensburg, has been singing Frank Sinatra music since he was about 10 years old. But a half-century later, he doesn't just listen to ...

Murrysville's educational session on gas, oil drilling scheduled for April 27

A doctor and a professor affiliated with a published paper about fracking that suggested more controls are needed to reduce health threats from the practice ...

AMVETS dance to help homeless vets

In 2015, Family Services of Western Pennsylvania helped more than 100 homeless veterans and their families in Westmoreland County. A local AMVETS chapter is hoping ...

Route 22 traffic signals get glowing early returns

It has been nearly two months since traffic lights at 18 intersections along Route 22 between Murrysville and Monroeville were fitted with a radar detection ...

Photo gallery: 'March Math Madness' at Franklin Regional

Heritage and Newlonsburg elementary schools participated in a "March Math Madness" event on March 10, as parents joined children for a fun and creative problem-solving ...

Export to fix retaining wall behind Jigger's Pub expansion

Export officials have authorized spending up to $45,000 to repair a failing retaining wall on McKinley Avenue. "It's failing, and it needs redone," said Councilman John ...

Murrysville's most prevalent crime? Mailbox vandalism

The most common crime in Murrysville may come as a surprise to some residents: vandalism, and specifically, the vandalism of mailboxes. Since the start of 2014, ...

Boulders to help stem erosion along banks of Turtle Creek

A landowner-grantee agreement approved last week will pave the way for Westmoreland Conservation District officials to use about 1,000 tons of rock to help stabilize ...

Franklin Regional's Chromebook pilot program a success

Franklin Regional School District will take the first steps toward a 1:1 initiative — intended to provide all students with regular classroom access to a ...

Photo gallery: Heritage Elementary School talent show

Heritage Elementary School held its annual talent show at the Franklin Regional Middle School's Little Theater on March 17, 2016. The show was sponsored ...


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