All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - The Almanac 2016 Commercial growth to continue along popular South Fayette corridor South Fayette Township commissioners unanimously voted to approve commercial development of South Fayette Commons and Fairfield Inn and Suites. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:44:22 -0400 Program introduces the basics of medicine to Peters Township students Peters Township High School offers a medical mentoring program for students interested in a possible career in medicine. Only 30 students a year are chosen for the class. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:19:19 -0400 Peters Township mothers form Kidlift Two Peters Township mothers who have young children started Kidlift, a service that picks kids up at their home and takes them to activities. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:50:21 -0400 Week of Sept. 28 Thoughts and views from the South Hills Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:34:40 -0400 Retain name of Bethel Park’s Miners Field A park should retain its original name to help preserve the memory of the miners it honors. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:23:35 -0400 School website ads not optimal but helpful As school districts stay on the lookout for revenue sources, opening their websites to advertising is an option that might not appeal to everyone, but it could help. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:23:32 -0400 Causes for cats: Area residents, organizations reach out to help feline friends Nursing cats back to health, finding homes for them and providing opportunities for them to be spayed and neutered are some of the ways that individuals and groups throughout the region provide assistance. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:55:32 -0400 Mt. Lebanon Montessori School celebrates 40 years The weather couldn’t have been better for Mt. Lebanon Montessori School and Academy’s 40th birthday party. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 16:22:56 -0400 Bethel Park baritone: ‘La Traviata’ marks resident’s first performance with Pittsburgh Opera Although he lives relatively near Pittsburgh Opera’s headquarters, baritone Sebastian Catana’s first performances with the company will be in October. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:43:32 -0400 Roof repairs approved to stop South Fayette municipal building leaks South Fayette Township commissioners have approved spending $28,250 for emergency repairs to the municipal building’s roof. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:26:54 -0400 South Fayette School District shows dangers of opioid, drug abuse South Fayette Township High School held an assembly to show the dangers of opioid and drug usage, a problem that has continued to increase throughout Western Pennsylvania. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:22:03 -0400 Revenue sources dominate South Fayette School Board discussion Funding from the state and generating revenue through reduced energy consumption and possibly by website advertising were among the topics South Fayette Township School Board addressed at its committee meeting. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:10:20 -0400 Slovak Septemberfest marks fifth anniversary in Peters Township Puppet shows based on a Slavic folk tale and a shuttle bus service are new this year at the National Slovak Society's annual festival. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:24:48 -0400 Pair charged with stealing $100,000 worth of equipment in Peters Township, other municipalities Two men are in jail on $100,000 bond each on charges of stealing construction equipment throughout the area. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:48:55 -0400 Bethel Park School District unveils comprehensive plan A three-year comprehensive plan addresses Bethel Park School District’s goals, including more collaboration with the community. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:16:05 -0400