South Hills

Pleasant Hills celebrates police officers' work

Nearly 100 people — infants to grandparents — gathered on the lawn of the Pleasant Hills Public Library Tuesday evening for a block party like ...

Brentwood Council rejects police contract agreement

Brentwood Council has rejected an agreement with the municipality's police collective bargaining unit for a new four-year contract over language concerns. "We're so close," borough ...

Residents seek action to reduce flooding in Whitehall

Paul Churik has had enough of the repeated flooding at his Doverdell Drive home. "Three cars in the last three years, we've lost. Two furnaces. ...

Despite stolen fountain, Whitehall Council goes slow on cameras in parks

A water fountain installed in Prospect Park a year ago at the request of some of Whitehall's youngest and newest residents has disappeared. "It's gone," ...

Young Whitehall refugees create multimedia works about selves in library project

Ba Blu Moo sketched a self-portrait on a life-size piece of paper with twisted brown yarn draping over for hair and floral material for clothing. ...

National Night Out returns to Pleasant Hills

Sean Greene, Pleasant Hills deputy police chief, was greeted with high fives from some of the area's youngest residents as he handed them gold sticker ...

Pleasant Hills Council OKs plan for new shopping center

A coffee shop, dental practice and mobile phone retailer could be opening in a new shopping center in Pleasant Hills. Borough council Monday unanimously approved ...

Baldwin Borough police chief told to draft report on staffing needs

Baldwin Borough Council directed police Chief Michael Scott to submit a written report detailing staffing needs and scheduling issues in the police department and how ...

Baldwin Borough officials to further mull dirt bike, ATV options

Ron Bohn reminds riders who come into his Route 51 dirt bike and ATV shop to be respectful and obey the law. That has more ...

Leaders still considering proposed commercial vehicle parking ordinance in Baldwin Borough

Baldwin Borough leaders say safety concerns have them looking to further restrict large commercial vehicles parking on streets. Council members continue to mull a proposed ...

Brentwood Council set to vote on joining banner program honoring military members

The faces of Brentwood heroes could line Brownsville Road by Veterans Day. Councilman AJ Doyle on Monday presented his colleagues with the idea of Brentwood ...

Work to start soon on Baldwin Borough sewage tank

Crews likely will start clearing a path for a 1.2-million-gallon equalization basin sewage tank on Baldwin Borough property within the next two weeks. Baldwin Borough ...

Friends of a Pleasant Hills veteran pay tribute to his service

Ed Handshue, 93, starts his mile-long walk along Old Clairton Road at 6 each morning. Some days it takes him more than two hours to get ...

South Hills residents, business owners clean up after flooding

Gary Kearn watched as the hair salon he's owned at the Shoppes at Caste Village for nearly 30 years flooded once again. "The water was ...

Retired priest, principal leave lasting marks at St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Virgin Parish in Whitehall

The Rev. John Haney once ate lunch with Mother Teresa. While he describes that as one of the most thrilling moments of his life, he ...

Whitehall leaders seek to update rules on parked trailers

Whitehall leaders are looking to update borough rules to keep parked trailers out of public view. Council President Phil Lahr on June 6 sent a ...

Pedestrian friendly signals in works in Brentwood

After hearing about the death of a child in a suburban Pittsburgh neighborhood that, like Brentwood, did not have pedestrian street signals to help people ...

South Hills DUI Task Force July Fourth weekend checkpoint nabs 10 for DUI

Ten people were charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs by police in the early morning hours of July 3 along a ...

Contract talks continue in Brentwood School District

Brentwood Borough School District leaders will meet with teacher's union representatives July 26 to continue contract negotiations. School board members at their meeting Monday talked ...

South Hills residents struggle with flooding — again

Dark clouds loomed over the Shoppes at Caste Village in Whitehall on Friday afternoon as business owners continued to clean up dirt and debris that ...


Allegheny Obituaries