Sewickley

Hockey Olympian visits Edgeworth students

Silver medalist and former Robert Morris University hockey player Brianne McLaughlin visited with Edgeworth Elementary School students on Feb. 5. McLaughlin, who was the goalie for ...

Sewickley Herald seeks nominations for 40th year of honorees

For their dedication to the community the previous year, then-District Justice James Russo and Gloria Berry were, in January 1977, named the 1976 Sewickley Herald ...

Quaker Valley senior candidate for Presidential Scholar

A Quaker Valley High School student has been named a Presidential Scholar candidate as part of a program that honors the nation's most distinguished high ...

Sewickley tree commission seeks changes in response to residents

Following last year's removal of more than 30 trees on what once was a shady stretch of Centennial Avenue, Sewickley Council members next week could ...

$1 million grant helps fund dyslexia program at Sewickley center

With a waiting list of children whose families seek support for dyslexia, a $1 million grant from a Sewickley Heights couple couldn't have come at ...

Aleppo plans to publish municipal ordinances online

Aleppo residents soon will be able to browse township ordinances through the municipality's website, joining a few other Sewickley Valley communities with laws published online. Aleppo ...

Some Economy residents exempt from $5 vehicle registration fee

Economy Borough residents with a 15143 ZIP code can skip a $5 fee when registering vehicles by using a state-issued form. The Local Use Fund fee ...

Jones: Love ... is a many splendored thing

"Love" is a word heavily used in our culture. It has such a breadth of meaning that it can be very difficult to define "love." Most of ...

St. James in Sewickley celebrates Catholic Schools Week

As part of National Catholic Schools Week, St. James School in Sewickley is celebrating throughout the week with events, including a student/faculty volleyball game held ...

Sewickley area theater group season includes 'superstar' contest, 'Hairspray'

Think of it as a "American Idol" without Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban or Harry Connick Jr. Sewickley area singers of all skill levels will have a ...

Sewickley teen excels at figure skating

Figure skating has done more for Emmy Francek than earn her medals in competitions. The 16-year-old Sewickley girl first took up ice skating as a child ...

Land trust adds nearly 200 acres across Sewickley Valley

Nearly 200 acres have been preserved in Bell Acres and Franklin Park through the Allegheny Land Trust. The Sewickley-based land trust group announced last week they ...

Osborne Elementary students celebrate 100th day

In celebration of the 100th day of school, some Osborne Elementary School students dressed up as centenarians Jan. 29. With 80 days of school left, the ...

Landlord to rebuild Leetsdale chemical warehouse that burned last year

The owner of a Leetsdale industrial park wants to rebuild a chemical warehouse that was destroyed in a $10 million fire last year. Chapman Properties ...

Edgeworth appeals permission for oak trees removal

Edgeworth this week appealed an Allegheny County Common Pleas judge's decision to allow a resident to remove three pin oak trees. Judge Alan Hertzberg ruled Jan. ...

Sewickley Academy teacher's short story being adapted for film

Some dreams take longer than others to reach, and for Sewickley Academy teacher Lawrence Connolly the dream of seeing his words on the big screen ...

Concert to benefit Sewickley-based organization

In an effort to boost support for an organization whose mission is to help those in need, a St. James Catholic Church Music Plus Concert ...

'Complete streets' plan envisioned for Sewickley Valley

Glen Osborne resident John Orndorff envisions a time when cars, pedestrians and bicycles can safely share Sewickley Valley roads. Whether local municipalities decide to adopt a ...

Quaker Valley seeks to update teacher/student relationship policy

Quaker Valley leaders say a policy change is meant to help professional adults maintain proper boundaries with students. The policy is a priority because "its goal ...

Chipotle proposal in Edgeworth hits snag

Plans for a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Edgeworth have hit a snag. Edgeworth Council approved the restaurant and two shops in December, but the vote was ...


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