North Hills

Pine-Richland football players make a key play at grade schools

Football players at Pine-Richland made a few extra fans last Friday and it didn't involve touchdowns, passes or tackles — but books. Elementary students at Richland, ...

Pine-Richland Chamber Singers to perform at state level

For the third time in six years a Pine-Richland School District choral group has been selected to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association All-State ...

Hartwood Acres to host simulated fox hunt event

Like the hounds they follow, fox hunters speak their own language. Take "tally ho," the call derived from the French word taiaut, meaning a cry uttered ...

Villa housing plan could break ground next spring

Construction of 24 half-million-dollar homes could start next spring along English Road in Pine. Pine supervisors unanimously voted Sept. 19 to approve preliminary plans for ...

5K run added to Shaler Area homecoming

Shaler Area's homecoming weekend is getting a new event to bring together the community, past and present. The Shaler Area Education Foundation is hosting its ...

Shaler Area OKs standards on student-athlete eligibility

Student athletes at Shaler Area soon will have a more stringent policy regarding academic eligibility to play. The second and final reading of the revised Policy ...

Shaler Area students take part in Japanese cooking class

Shaler Area students take part in a traditional Japanese cooking class. ...

Ross officials consider splash park location

A children's sprinkler park was among the top things Ross residents wanted when they were surveyed in 2012 for a comprehensive recreation plan for the ...

North Allegheny Hall of fame inducts top athletes, those who guided sports

David Buerger of McCandless has accomplished much in more than 15 years as a parent with the Allegheny North Swim Club. Board president, entry chair and ...

Educator brings Italian language, culture to classes in West View

Josephine Posterivo vowed to make learning Italian easy, during an introductory course she's teaching at St. Athanasius Education & Community Center in West View. Posterivo, ...

Single-family homes proposal under review in Cranberry

Cranberry officials are reviewing an application for a residential development to be known as Laurel Pointe. The complex would consist of 156 single-family dwellings, ...

Reopening of bridge along Pine Creek may be delayed

Anybody who's driven through the intersection of Pine Creek and McKnight roads in McCandless during rush hour well knows the backups caused by the major ...

Environmental review conducted for McCandless Wal-Mart

Regulators in Allegheny County have approved the first phase of a two-part environmental review Wal-Mart needs before work can begin on the new store planned ...

Office complex planned for Perry Highway site

Work has begun along Perry Highway in Marshall for twin, three-story office buildings that will be connected by a pedestrian walkway. The Pinewood Corporate Park, ...

North Allegheny elementary enrollment rising

The North Allegheny School Board's decision in 2013 to go against a consultant's advice to close Peebles Elementary School appears to have been prophetic. Enrollment ...

Volunteers sought to help start Ross trail park project

The Ross commissioner leading an effort to turn 53 acres the township owns along Cemetery Lane into a hiking and biking trail park is looking ...

Photo gallery: North Hills club hosts introductory coin event for kids

North Hills Coin Club members held a program to introduce youths to collecting on Sept. 17 at Northland Public Library in McCandless. The club typically ...

Wexford Elementary garden teaches lessons beyond classroom

Parent Kristi Wees, her daughter Ashlyn Wees, who is in second grade, and Deacon Ernest Darby bagged organic tomatoes and peppers they picked recently from ...

Fixes to Shaler's Fall Run Park moving along

Shaler is moving forward with plans to repair Fall Run Park following damage from last fall's rainstorms. Township engineer Matt Sebastian said at a Sept. ...

Hydref fest gives visitors glimpse of 18th century life

After many years, the Hydref Fall Festival at the Depreciation Lands Museum in Hampton remains popular. Around 75 demonstrators, re-enactors and interpreters are expected for this ...


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