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Women of St. Benedict’s fill shoeboxes with love

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The Women of St. Benedict the Abbot Church in Peters Township were so moved following a talk by the director of an outreach program in West Virginia, the ladies decided to begin filling shoeboxes with toiletries, mittens...

Bethel Park man retired after 50 years working at McGinnis Sisters

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At 3 p.m. Oct. 30, Bethel Park resident Jack Schricker walked out the door of McGinnis Sisters Special Food Stores for the final time. Oh, he’ll be back – but as a customer and not as an employee.

Corbett and Wolf square off in race

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Even though the Nov. 4 general election will see voters select a governor, that, and the bid for lieutenant governor, may be the only hotly-contested races on the ballot in the South Hills.

Peters Township schools hires new dean of students

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During a brief special meeting of the Peters Township School Board Oct. 27, the board unanimously hired April Ragland as the new Dean of Students at the high school. No effective date was given.

Options discussed in Peters Township about Boyer Road intersection

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When the Whispering Pines development is built out, residents along Boyer Road are expecting traffic problems, including trucks attempting to make a left turn on to Bebout Road at the more easterly intersection.

Spanish exchange students in Upper St. Clair learn about Halloween American style

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In Spain, Halloween is observed more as a religious holiday – the beginning of All Saint’s and All Soul’s days – rather than an occasion to dress in costume and go door-to-door collecting cand...

South Hills quintet rides 100 miles in one day to raise funds for Arthritis Foundation

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Jeff Krakoff knows that exercise is an excellent way to maintain mobility for those with arthritis, and that riding a bicycle is a great non-impact activity for those who suffer from the joint disorder.

Administrative changes in the Peters Township School District

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After 12 years as principal at Bower Hill Elementary School in the Peters Township School District, Kelly L. Gustafson submitted her resignation during the regular school board meeting Oct. 20. No effective date was anno...

Two arrested in Peters Township for drugs and weapons

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Peters Township police found three people inside a vehicle parked in the lot of Donaldsons Crossroads shopping center at 5:57 p.m. Oct. 16, along with drugs, drug paraphernalia and a loaded pistol with the serial number ...