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Leetsdale splash pad off during hot weather earlier in week

As the temperature soared into the low 80s Friday, two of Jill Waffensmith's three children played in the colorful sprinklers and jets at the Leetsdale ...

Longtime Sewickley church pastor to retire after Sunday services

At 66, the Rev. Thomas Moog and his wife Carmen will get a chance to settle into the first home the couple bought just eight ...

Leetsdale preps for July 4 festivities, carnival

It's a tradition more than 70 years in the making. Organizers in Leetsdale are preparing for the borough's annual July 4 parade, fireworks display and carnival ...

Sewickley welcome sign proposed near intersection of Route 65

Motorists at Route 65 and Broad Street one day could be greeted with a sign informing them they've reached Sewickley. Nonprofit marketing group Explore Sewickley is ...

Quaker Valley board approves tax hike for '16-17

Quaker Valley property owners will see an increase in taxes as school board members Tuesday night approved the district's 2016-17 budget worth $47.5 million. The increase ...

Quaker Valley event helps kids ride bikes

Quaker Valley School District is hosting its second iBike@QV camp through this week. The event aims to help students with special needs learn to ride ...

Portion of Camp Meeting Road in Bell Acres to close through August

A nearly 1-mile stretch of Camp Meeting Road in Bell Acres is set to close June 16 so construction can stabilize a portion of the ...

Sewickley Academy celebrates the Class of 2016

Sewickley Academy's Class of 2016 graduated on Sunday, June 12. The ceremony was held outside at the private Edgeworth campus. ...

Sewickley tree removal part of long-term plan

Work to remove and replant several trees is underway on Broad Street in Sewickley, but not everyone is pleased that more trees are coming down. Borough ...

Quaker Valley budget plan includes tax hike; board approval expected Tuesday

Quaker Valley board members are expected on Tuesday to approve a $47.5 million budget for 2016-17 that includes a property tax increase. Under a proposed budget ...

Sewickley Academy seniors learning bartering skills through trade-up challenge

From half-dead batteries to a treadmill and an Xbox, three Sewickley Academy seniors are honing their bartering and business skills through a graduation project. Don Gex, ...

New housing plan set for Aleppo

Aleppo Township Commissioners have approved a developer's plan to build 10 single-family homes as part of a new land development. Commissioners approved the Villas at Glen ...

Sewickley theater group preps for 'Hairspray'

The dawn of a new era more than 50 years ago seems to have come back around, making next week's Sewickley Area Theatre Company production ...

Sewickley pay station installation delayed

Sewickley drivers will have to wait longer to use credit cards at pay stations. Initially said to be in place in July, the roughly 50 parking ...

Crews respond to chemical spill in Quaker Valley HS classroom

Quaker Valley High School in Leetsdale was evacuated at about 12:45 Thursday afternoon after a chemical spill in a classroom, district spokeswoman Angela Yingling said. Formaldehyde ...

Stephen King enthralls crowd in Edgeworth with local tales

Before Stephen King took the stage Wednesday evening at Sewickley Academy in Edgeworth, a slide show featured fans waiting on the sidewalks of Sewickley in April, ...

Quaker Valley celebrates Class of 2016

Quaker Valley High School's Class of 2016 graduated Monday night at a ceremony at Robert Morris University in Moon. The graduating class includes 149 members. ...

Sewickley Academy students participate in annual Field Day

Sewickley Academy Lower School students participated in the school's annual Field Day on June 3 on the private school's Edgeworth campus. This year's theme is the ...

Stephen King's June 8 visit inspires renamed Sewickley businesses, $600 tickets

No, this isn't the Chester's Mill Democrat newspaper. And the Rite Aid across the street from the newspaper office isn't Central Street Drug Store. But a Stephen ...

Quaker Valley leaders say lice not a concern; number of cases on par

Quaker Valley leaders say there is no "epidemic" of head lice in the district. "It's no worse than any other year," said Sally Hoover, the district's ...


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