The Ninth Annual “Fill That Truck” toy drive is almost over, but organizers are still accepting donations through 9:30 a.m. on Saturday when they start loading up the truck at the Walnut Grill location in Wexford.
If you or a family member spent time at Boy Scout Camp Umbstaetter, Bell Acres Borough would like to hear from you. Between 1924 &1949, scouts from across the state spent summers at this 105-acre camp on Turkeyfoot Road that is now part of the Bell Acres Nature Park. One of the camp’s popular features […]
More than a half-dozen neighbors from Limerick and Killarney roads, MacBeth Place and Bonnie View Drive in Pine appeared before the board of supervisors at the most recent meeting to express their concerns over through traffic in the area.
Stock up on books for your winter reading. Or maybe you’ll find a special book to give to a special someone this holiday season. Filled with fiction, large-print and non-fiction books, children’s books, DVDs, CDs and more, the sale is sure to have something for everyone. The sale will be held at the Northern Tier Library starting on Thursday Dec. […]
Salem Church is looking for a custodian to care for the church and preschool. Position requires a minimum of about 25 hours per week. Starting pay is $12.50. Salem Church and Preschool are located at 350 Manor Road in Wexford. Interested? Contact Salem at 724-935-1627 (please leave a message if no answer) or via email […]
A Christmas concert titled “Let Your Heart Be Light” was held at the Kearns Spirituality Center on Dec. 7 and 8. The North Hills Chorale performed this special concert in the Visitation Chapel to help the community get into the spirit of the season. The event was free and open to the public.
It was a grants cycle with wide-ranging student impact for the Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund this fall. The non-profit education foundation, which directly benefits students in the Pine-Richland school district, funded teacher and staff grant projects totaling nearly $47,000 so far this year. “We were surprised and delighted by the number and quality of grant submissions […]
The Catholic Community of Wexford (St. Alexis and St. Alphonsus’s parishes) takes an active role in supporting Blessed Francis Seelos Academy, the catholic elementary school that was formed as a merger between the parish schools of the two churches in 2017. The parish’s Gold Club surprised the preschool through eighth grade students on Saint Nicholas […]
Nearly 400 Pine-Richland School District fourth-graders, who are studying electricity, had the opportunity to visit the Eaton Corporation’s Experience Center in Warrendale on Nov. 26, 2019, and to see a local powerhouse training facility in action, along with 15 teachers and three administrators, as they tackle a science unit on electricity. Leading the tour and […]