South Hills

Culling of 219 deer a success, Mt. Lebanon official says

Sharpshooters and archers killed 219 deer during Mt. Lebanon's controversial effort to thin its deer herd, according to the contractor hired to oversee the cull. Hunters ...

Students help Atria Senior Living residents celebrate Earth Day

McAnnulty Elementary students recently went to Atria Senior Living to visit residents and help celebrate Earth Day. McAnnulty teacher Dawn McPaul and Atria officials organized the ...

Baldwin-Whitehall board considering exclusivity contracts with Under Armour, Adidas

Athletic uniforms could be getting a high-quality makeover in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District. District leaders, in an effort to better brand the district's athletic teams ...

Baldwin High assistant principal honored by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Baldwin High School Assistant Principal Jay Saras wants to show the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation the generosity of the Baldwin-Whitehall community. Saras, 40, a north Baldwin ...

Baldwin-Whitehall joins growing list of schools to stock overdose antidote drug naloxone

Nurses in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District now are equipped with a lifesaving drug geared to reverse opioid overdoses, including those from heroin and prescription pain ...

Struggles, triumphs take center stage at TEDx Baldwin High event

Mikaela Thorne sprouted from a short and chubby girl to a tall and lanky teen. She was given the nickname "noodle," something that screamed to ...

Baldwin High students' Junior Achievement company succeeds with cell phone accessories

Nick Pantelis gathered bwINK company leaders for a meeting to update staffers on the latest product: a retractable cell phone charger. Inside a second-floor classroom ...

Brentwood day camp rates to rise

Families likely will be paying more this year to send their children to the summer day camp that Brentwood Borough funds and operates. Council members ...

New 25-year deal with borough keeps Brentwood library in current home

The book-lined shelves and computer tables can remain at home in the Brentwood Public Library's Brownsville Road center for at least the next 25 years. ...

Alleged Whitehall Democratic Committee election mailer puzzles borough's top Dems

An election mailer allegedly from the Whitehall Democratic Committee bewildered many of the borough's top Democratic leaders for its focus on them during a federal ...

Lawsuit claims former Mt. Lebanon volleyball coach behaved inappropriately

Mt. Lebanon School District knowingly hired a girls volleyball coach in April 2015 who had been banned from school district property over allegations of inappropriate ...

Fundraiser benefits Relay for Life

The Crack'd Egg in Brentwood recently held a fundraiser to benefit Relay for Life of Baldwin. The event at the restaurant along Brownsville Road featured ...

Hearing on controversial UPMC hospital in Pleasant Hills postponed again

UPMC has again postponed a zoning board meeting to discuss building a hospital in Pleasant Hills. The meeting was scheduled for 7 p.m. April 26 at ...

Whitehall singer, 17, earns first runner-up, high praise at Kean Quest contest

Even the judges were brought to tears as Katie Zemaitis belted out an emotional ballad onstage at the 2016 Kean Quest Talent Search. Singing "She ...

Artwork at Baldwin High School draws attention to dangers of plastic bottles

Nearly 800 clear water bottles, shaped into a "beautiful" flowering tree, alert Baldwin High School students to America's allegedly dangerous mass use of plastic. At ...

Baldwin senior's Picasso-inspired artwork addresses police killings

Katie Winter used the most intricate details from the controversial deaths of two black men at the hands of the police to create a modern-day ...

Brentwood residents, emergency workers recognized for response to fire

Sandy Edwards couldn't bear to watch as her customized, "beautiful" dream home, filled with all of her possessions, went up in flames. Yet, even after ...

Baldwin-Whitehall officials detail proposed staff cuts, tax hike to balance budget

More than 13 professional and nine operational positions could be eliminated in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District in an effort to balance the budget and realign ...

If not on Baldwin-Whitehall board agenda, members will have to make motions from floor

Baldwin-Whitehall School Board members will have to make motions from the floor if their idea doesn't get the OK of the superintendent or board president ...

Brentwood Council reverses decision on pay rate for summer workers

Summer public works help in Brentwood Borough will earn $11 an hour to mow lawns, trim shrubs, shovel asphalt and install signs. Council members voted 4-3 ...


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