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Adia Augustin, a senior at North Allegheny Senior High School, is a semi-finalist in the 2015 National Achievement Scholarship Program, an
A Web ad uses wedding gowns as candidates in the upcoming elections.
North communities will hold trick-or-treating on Friday. Here are the designated hours:
Resident complaints about noise and dust prompt a proposal to restrict recreational vehicles.
Imagination rules night in homegrown Halloween display that gets a little more ghoulish every year.
Perhaps no practice in history has been as misunderstood and maligned as witchcraft.
Quaker Valley recycling day
Terri Liberto, of Buffalo, Butler County, is one of four educators nationwide to receive The Educator with the Nurse’s Touch award.
Fox Chapel Area
Westmoreland County authorities say the thefts include money, guns, computers, portable electronics and sports equipment from vehicles.
The ramp will close at 7 p.m. and reopen by 6 a.m. Thursday.
The man had been running through the 1000 block of Orvis Avenue, damaging property by bouncing off homes, cars and lawn furniture, police
The group will not be able to submit additional evidence to bolster its appeal of the town’s vote approving the development, a judge ruled.
Police tasered the man, who was wearing nothing but socks, after he refused to put on handcuffs, Shaler police Lt. Sean Frank said.
The suspects are charged with distributing heroin, cocaine, prescription drugs and marijuana.
Donald Miller, 43, pleaded to producing child pornography and faces sentencing in January in U.S. District Court.
Council President Vic Son said during Wednesday night’s meeting that the proposed budget for 2015 will be presented to the public on Dec. 3.
Springdale Township police worked with the the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Narcotics Enforcement Team on the investigation.
The board also OK’d the parameters of a new high school elective, and heard from residents about the proposed volunteer clearance policy.
Murals, an important decorative element of movie theaters in the early part of the last century, are still included in new venues.
Penny is just like any other dog — until someone attaches her special vest. That’s when she goes to work.
The board accepted the resignation of James Budzilek who held the reins of the district for less than 50 weeks.
The superintendent and solicitor will meet with youth home representatives about the issue.
The first day for students will be Aug. 24, a week earlier than this year. The last day will be May 27.
Five local school districts use SMALLab — McKeesport Area, Elizabeth Forward, West Allegheny, Seneca Valley and Pittsburgh Public Schools.
The project will involve renovation of the current building and addition of a smaller, new building, reducing the cost.
Under the new rule, a licensed caterer must be present in order for the concession stand to open.
Foreman Foundation’s golf outing raised $35,000 in its 8-year effort to raise money and awareness in the fight against deadly skin cancer.
It is the first step in a long-range plan to upgrade all buildings and athletic facilities.
When Cindy Cipoletti started as a volunteer at the Lighthouse Foundation in Butler, she never thought she would be the executive director.
Cheerleaders join to sponsor coat drive; Planetarium features double features; “Le Petit Salon” musical
School news from around the North suburbs.
Events and other happenings throughout the north communities.
Tonight the northbound I-79 off-ramp to the turnpike, the northbound off-ramp to Route 228 and the turnpike ramp to northbound I-79 close.
Officials hope the witness can help determine exactly what happened when a bus rolled over on the Partkway North, injuring the driver.
Mayank Mishra, 33, owner of Rock America in the old Northway Mall, is in custody on federal drug paraphernalia charges and wants out.
A two-vehicle accident on I-79 north near Heidelberg has blocked the left lane of traffic, state police said.
The ramp is scheduled to close at 7 p.m. and reopen by 6 a.m. Wednesday.
She said the furloughs are likely if a state hearing examiner’s decision ruling that it must implement its teacher contract stands.
The Allegheny County medical examiner's office identified the woman as Joanne McGann of Harrison.
The road will close between Chestnut Street and the 31st Street Bridge from 8 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday.
The fire, reported around 11 a.m., is under control.
Crews will drill core samples from 8 tonight to 6 a.m. Wednesday between Poplar Alley and Hill Avenue.
The amusement park had been scheduled to be sold Nov. 7 to recoup more than $927,000 in taxes owed to Crawford County and other entities.
James Budzilek, resigned to take a job as director of technology for Pitt Bull Secure Technologies.
Austin Babinsack, 16, was duct-taped to a goal post Oct. 5 by two teammates on the varsity soccer team.
Lane closures are possible in both directions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily through next Monday.
The school board set the rate at $90 daily for day-to-day substitute and $100 per day retirees for the 2014-15 school year.
McLean Architects redesign addresses concerns about the high cost of demolishing and replacing the entire public works garage.