All Stories http://www.thealmanac.net/section/?template=rss&mime=xml All Stories en-us Copyright - The Almanac 2016 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/bursca_property_in_south_fayette_to_be_redeveloped Bursca property in South Fayette to be redeveloped 'You can’t stop progress The key is to do it right.' Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:11:31 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/bursca_property_in_south_fayette_to_be_redeveloped http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/chartiers_valley_student_ordered_to_stand_trial_on_rape_charges Chartiers Valley student ordered to stand trial on rape, charges A Chartiers Valley student is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female classmate at his home on March 1. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:32:52 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/chartiers_valley_student_ordered_to_stand_trial_on_rape_charges http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/professional_organizer_from_mt_lebanon_addresses_how_to_declutter Professional organizer from Mt. Lebanon addresses how to declutter Mt. Lebanon resident Jill Yesko gives pointers for dealing with decades’ worth of accumulation prior to moving to a smaller residence. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:01:25 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170324/professional_organizer_from_mt_lebanon_addresses_how_to_declutter http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/betsyx2019s_ice_cream_owners_humbled_by_success Betsy’s Ice Cream owners humbled by success Ryan Miller and his wife, Betsy, owners of Betsy's Ice Cream in Mt. Lebanon, have been able to thrive since opening five years ago. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:30:52 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/betsyx2019s_ice_cream_owners_humbled_by_success http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/shop_owners_team_up_for_south_hills_spring_stroll Shop owners team up for South Hills Spring Stroll Four local proprietors will host a special weekend for home décor aficionados in a show of small-business camaraderie. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:10:11 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/shop_owners_team_up_for_south_hills_spring_stroll http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/peters_zoning_board_denies_variances_for_proposed_restaurant Peters zoning board denies variances for proposed restaurant The zoning hearing board voted against two measures toward developing property on Valley Brook Road. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:06:14 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170323/peters_zoning_board_denies_variances_for_proposed_restaurant http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/almanac_all-stars_to_compete_in_wrestling_classic Almanac all-stars to compete in wrestling classic The 2016-17 scholastic mat season comes to a close with two events this week: the announcement of Almanac All-stars as well as the Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:14:47 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/almanac_all-stars_to_compete_in_wrestling_classic http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/new_contract_approved_for_bp_school_custodians New contract approved for BP school custodians Bethel Park School Board signed a new five-year contract March 21 with the labor union representing custodians and maintenance workers. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:25:22 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/new_contract_approved_for_bp_school_custodians http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/mother_tells_the_story_of_her_special_needs_sonx2019s_inclusion Mother tells the story of her special needs son’s inclusion Sue Swenson, president-elect of Inclusion International, shared her personal story of inspiration to open a conference addressing children with disabilities and mental health issues. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:20:41 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170322/mother_tells_the_story_of_her_special_needs_sonx2019s_inclusion http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/lenten_dinnersfish_fries_week_of_march_22 Lenten Dinners/Fish Fries: Week of March 22 A listing of Lenten dinners and fish fries in the South Hills Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:18:03 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/lenten_dinnersfish_fries_week_of_march_22 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/religion_week_of_march_22 Religion: Week of March 22 A recent listing of special services and events at churches throughout the South Hills Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:36:36 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/religion_week_of_march_22 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/paving_projects_approved_for_peters_township_schools Paving projects approved for Peters Township schools The school board awarded contracts for improvements at two elementary buildings: Pleasant Valley and McMurray. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:26:32 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/paving_projects_approved_for_peters_township_schools http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/peters_interviews_firms_about_former_rolling_hills_property Peters interviews firms about former Rolling Hills property Members of township council and the parks and recreation board talked with representatives of three companies about developing a master plan for Peters Hill Park. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:54:29 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/peters_interviews_firms_about_former_rolling_hills_property http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/canon-mcmillanx2019s_furman_named_mvp Canon-McMillan’s Furman named MVP Canon-McMillan wrestler garners MVP honors Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:49:46 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/canon-mcmillanx2019s_furman_named_mvp http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/peters_township_guitarist_keeps_on_teaching_for_50_years Peters Township guitarist keeps on teaching for 50 years Bill Loughman Jr. started giving lessons on break from music school in the 1960s, and he continues to this day. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:44:59 -0400 http://www.thealmanac.net/20170321/peters_township_guitarist_keeps_on_teaching_for_50_years