South Hills

Suspect charged in shooting of Jefferson Hills Motel owner

Allegheny County police filed charges against a man who they say killed a popular Jefferson Hills businessman in a robbery three months ago. Derrick "Chino" Gallaway, ...

Liberty Bridge work causes problem in unlikely place

The dumping and dismantling of large steel beams and concrete remnants from the Liberty Bridge have kept some Baldwin Borough residents awake, as crews separated ...

White Oak man sentenced to prison for stealing from employer

A White Oak man who stole more than $370,000 from his employer will spend 14 months in prison, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Anthony Allen Aubrey, ...

Whitehall engineer updates borough leaders on efforts to reduce flooding

Plans are moving forward to increase storm sewer line capacity and construct retention ponds in Whitehall, in an attempt to reduce flooding. Whitehall engineer Ruthann ...

New mural will welcome students back to Whitehall Elementary School

Characters from "Charlotte's Web" and "Harry Potter" sit next to Roberto Clemente and the Baldwin-Whitehall Fighting Highlander under the Pittsburgh skyline as a 73-foot mural ...

Jefferson Elementary School to greet students with innovative spaces

Vibrant walls line the classroom – make that "lounge" – at Jefferson Elementary that features bean bag chairs, a leather couch and exercise balls turned ...

Council approves 4-year Brentwood police contract

Brentwood Council has agreed to a four-year contract with the borough's police collective bargaining unit that outlines raises and increased health care contributions for the ...

With new hire, Brentwood school board aims to improve use of educational technology

Leaders in the Brentwood Borough School District will spend much of the 2016-17 school year crafting a plan to enhance technology and finding innovative ways ...

West Jefferson Hills seeks applicants after Schreiber resigns from school board

West Jefferson Hills School Board members are seeking letters of interest from residents wishing to fill an open seat on the school board after Darlene ...

Baldwin-Whitehall keeping third-grade orchestra without adding staff, increasing cost

In third-grade orchestra at Paynter Elementary nearly a decade ago, Rachel Ferrari first learned to play the violin. Throughout middle and high school, Ferrari, now ...

West Jefferson Hills School District, libraries partner to initiate BookStop program

Tyler Wall headed to Mowry Park to trade in one of his many old Thomas the Train books for a new tale about one of ...

Baldwin Borough councilman raps cost of police department's accreditation

Once a week, holding cells at the Baldwin Borough police station are checked to ensure cameras are operating, the area is properly ventilated and the ...

Baldwin-Whitehall board tables motion to end 4 custodians' furloughs

The Baldwin-Whitehall School Board tabled a motion that would have ended the furloughs of four custodians. Some board members on Aug. 10 said this wasn't the ...

Brentwood works to add digital-sign definition to borough ordinance

Bright, flashy electronic signs would continue to be banned along Brownsville Road in Brentwood under a proposed ordinance that would add language for digital signage ...

LEDs to replace 10 sodium vapor streetlights at Brentwood Park entrance

Ten new streetlights will shine down on Brentwood Park this year. The park is the latest area of the borough that leaders selected to replace ...

Girl Scouts homemade-card project to cheer South Hills Meals on Wheels Clients

A piece of paper and a crayon can brighten even the gloomiest of days. It's that simple. That's how Kat Vergallito, 14, of Pleasant Hills, ...

Boys Nation experience educational for Baldwin High student

Nicholas Pantelis II presented legislation to the U.S. Senate's environmental committee that would require greater training and improved staffing for the Veteran's Crisis Line. The ...

Baldwin-Whitehall teachers, district reach contract agreement

After 18 months of negotiations, Baldwin-Whitehall teachers have a new, five-year contract that outlines raises, health insurance contributions and updated language. School board members approved ...

Brentwood teachers union, district reach tentative agreement on contract

School will start on time next week in the Brentwood Borough School District. After months of uncertainty surrounding a contract for the district's teachers, the Brentwood ...

South Park man charged in crash that killed his friend

A South Park man has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence and other counts in a May crash that left ...


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