North Hills

Mr. Smalls opens smaller Millvale venue

Millvale's Mr. Smalls entertainment complex has opened The Funhouse @ Mr. Smalls, a 175-person-capacity club located upstairs from the main theater. "I love playing both rooms, ...

Teacher cuts, tax hike remain in latest Shaler Area budget proposal

Shaler Area School District officials are working with a balanced 2016-17 spending plan that still includes cutting 30 full-time teaching positions and making other cuts. "There's ...

Bakers Dozen Academy cooks up good time for kids in north suburbs

A baking instruction business for children in the north suburbs has been so successful, its owners hope to expand it to other parts of Western ...

New principal appointed at Hampton's Poff Elementary

Colleen Hannagan, 34, is the newly appointed principal of Poff Elementary School in Hampton. The Hampton Township School Board unanimously voted May 25 to hire ...

Hampton plans to resurface 6 miles of roads this summer

Hampton officials plan to resurface nearly six miles of township roads this summer. That's about twice the mileage of Hampton roads repaved in 2015. Hampton ...

Franklin Park couple provide McGuire Memorial with its largest gift

A Franklin Park couple looking for a meaningful way to help people were moved to support an organization that cares for children and adults with ...

Ross officials want to improve communication with residents

When Ross officials gathered to set township priorities for the next two years, improving communication with residents topped the list of 36 goals they hope ...

McCandless Council considers new policy on filling committee, board vacancies

The way McCandless Council typically fills openings on its various boards, commissions and committees soon could end. Town officials are considering a resolution that, if approved, ...

Road work set in Marshall, Franklin Park, Bradford Woods

The low price of crude oil, a major component in road-paving and patching materials, will allow Marshall to subsidize a Northgate Drive streetscaping project that ...

Pine-Richland ready to tackle transgender policy

Officials in the Pine-Richland School District on Monday will take the first steps on what they say could be a long road toward developing a ...

North Allegheny School District middle-schoolers reach top 8 in National Science Bowl

A team of middle school students from the North Allegheny School District advanced Saturday afternoon to the top eight in the National Science Bowl ...

Hampton's new superintendent hopes to enhance 'high performing district' 

Hampton Township School District's new superintendent, Michael Loughead, hails from a line of teachers. "I've always wanted to be an educator," he said. "My mother ...

Ross native's photo featured in stamp collection

Matt Dieterich wasn't thinking U.S. Postal Stamp last summer when he captured a series of stunning nighttime images of stars around Mt. Rainier. Dieterich, 24, who ...

Pine-Richland touts anti-bullying efforts

An online petition created a week ago urging Pine-Richland School District officials to address the issues of teen suicide and bullying garnered more than 1,400 ...

Steelers basketball game vs. North Hills faculty, alumni set

The Pittsburgh Steelers Footballers Basketball team, made up of current and former Steelers, will play a North Hills High School team of faculty, staff and ...

Pine special needs program to host purse bash

Carl Mele makes a job of making life easier for parents of young people with special needs. "These people don't get a chance for one free ...

Wildwood Road project prompts worries about nearby nature reserve

Crews began to relocate a gas line recently along a sinking stretch of Wildwood Road in Hampton, kicking off a PennDOT project that is to ...

Shaler Area firefighters approved for weekend training at old Rogers school

More than a year after Shaler firefighters responded to a fire at Rogers Primary they will return to the school, but this time to train ...

All Saints in Etna plans to sell pieces of former model train display

Model trains and other items that were part of a holiday display for many years will be made available at a liquidation sale at All ...

Arts Alive to showcase North Hills students pottery, paintings, photos

The arts are alive and well at North Hills School District. To prove it, the district will host its 44th annual Arts Alive program on May ...


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