Penn Hills

Penn Hills' Lincoln Park pantry provides more than just food for those in need

A Penn Hills nonprofit organization is using its food pantry to implement programming beyond providing food for those who are in need. Aside from helping about ...

Engineers readying bid documents for Penn Hills sidewalk work

Penn Hills is set to move forward with plans to install sidewalks along a stretch of Frankstown Road. After a meeting with Gateway Engineers on June ...

New Penn Hills Council member wants to fulfill residents' wishes, fight crime, blight

Mark Brodnicki said he didn't expect to receive the appointment when he sent in his resume for a position on Penn Hills Council. "I feel very ...

Penn Hills School District considers adding elementary cyber school program

Penn Hills School District could create an elementary cyber school program. The plan was discussed last Monday at a curriculum committee meeting. Renel Williams, the district's director ...

Site, participants strengthen Relay for Life's Penn Hills ties

Raising awareness and funds for cancer research has become a personal mission for Nicole Gionata. Her grandmother, Geraldine Sutherland of Michigan, survived breast cancer in 1998 ...

Judge rejects former Penn Hills School District business manager's appeal of firing

An Allegheny County judge dismissed former Penn Hills School District Business Manager Richard Liberto's appeal of his firing, which Liberto claimed was improper. Common Pleas Civil ...

Woman now confident Penn Hills home won't go to sheriff's sale over old sewer bills

Sharita Mason was en route to the barbershop, making sure her son was groomed nicely for the next day's graduation, when she got a call. "It ...

Penn Hills leaders share ideas for day with Cup

As Pittsburgh celebrates the Penguins' fourth Stanley Cup win, Penn Hills officials weighed in on how they would spend a day with the Cup if ...

Adding sidewalks to Frankstown Road stretch in Penn Hills to be discussed with engineers

Penn Hills Planning Director Chris Blackwell is to meet Wednesday with Gateway Engineers to discuss installing sidewalks around the municipality. For a couple of years, the ...

New Penn Hills council member named following death of deputy mayor

Penn Hills Council on June 13 selected a new member to fill the seat left vacant after the death of Deputy Mayor Joseph N. Palumbo ...

Penn Hills briefs: Oakmont, Penn Hills, Verona chambers to join for June 30 networking lunch

The Oakmont, Penn Hills and Verona chambers of commerce will have a joint networking lunch June 30 at Green Oaks Country Club, 5741 Third St. ...

Penn Hills municipal officials remind residents that school district is different entity

During the past month, the Municipality of Penn Hills has had to remind some residents that it and the Penn Hills School District are not ...

Penn Hills community garden aims to grow 1,000 pounds of produce to donate

The Penn Hills Community Garden is preparing to donate 1,000 pounds of produce to local charities this summer. The garden, owned by the Penn Hills Community ...

Penn Hills School District taxes rising 1.5 mills for 2016-17

Penn Hills School District property owners' school tax rate will rise by 1.5 mills next year, as part of the district's plan to reshape its ...

Body found burned, shot in Penn Hills

A person salvaging scrap discovered a partially clothed, burned body Thursday morning in a wooded area of Penn Hills. Penn Hills and Allegheny County police were ...

Footrace fundraiser to close section of Verona Road Friday

A section of a Penn Hills road will be closed for about an hour and a half Friday for a local fire department's annual race. Verona ...

Penn Hills police investigate threats against school district officials

Police and a K-9 unit patrolled the halls Monday in response to threats made against Penn Hills School District officials prior to Monday night's school ...

Chief, MAD DADS president address spike in violence

Penn Hills police Chief Howard Burton is optimistic that May's spike in violent crimes within the community will not be indicative of the summer. "We just ...

Photo gallery: Penn Hills prom 2016

The Penn Hills High School prom took place on the evening of May 26 aboard The Majestic. Students boarded the boat at the Gateway Clipper ...

Band of Penn Hills grads starts tour with benefit show in Bloomfield

A Penn Hills-based band is kicking off its summer tour by playing locally for a unique cause, before heading out of state. KatieHate, an alternative rock ...


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