The Carmichaels school board approved the first reading on 13 policy updates, during its Thursday night meeting.
Greene County will receive three grants from the Commonwealth Finance Authority to extend the Greene River Trail, complete dredging for the Rices Landing public boat docks and assist Washington Township in conducting a sewage study.
Springhill Township will soon have a new community center.
Sister Sue Fazzini and Sister Audrey Quinn got free tickets to Sunday's Steelers game, after being dubbed community champions.
The Greene County Department of Emergency Services received a hazmat trailer that will help first responders prevent fuels and chemicals from contaminating the environment.
A homeless man is in custody in a purse-snatching in Rostraver Township.
Monessen Council will create a new authority to operate the city's Civic Center.
The state Department of Transportation will pay a $26,066 penalty for failing to properly monitor or test underground diesel storage tanks in Brownsville and Franklin, the Environmental Protection Agency said Monday.
Take a tour of a $2.9 million home in Rostraver Township that one listing describes as "an actual castle."
Classes resumed Monday at 14 state-owned universities, including California University of Pennsylvania, after a strike by faculty ended with a tentative agreement.
There will be lane restrictions in both directions at the Fort Pitt Tunnel approaches in Pittsburgh from 10 p.m. tonight until 5 a.m. Thursday. Crews will be adding lamps to lane control signs.
There will be a nightly single-lane restriction in both directions of the Liberty Tunnel in Pittsburgh from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Thursday night for cleaning work. Outbound restrictions will begin two hours after the end of any Penguins home game.
A Washington County judge settled a years-long legal battle between North Strabane and a psychiatric hospital, but two homeowners associations aren't done trying to fight it.
A section of Bigger Road) between Murdockville Road and Raccoon Creek Road in Robinson Township will be closed beginning Wednesday and continuing through Dec. 21. The closure will be in place to allow state Department of Transportation crews to replace the bridge with a box culvert. A marked detour...
The ramp from Interstate 70 east to Interstate 79 south in South Strabane Township will be closed for several hours today so that high friction surfacing can be placed.
An editorial voice from the Butler Eagle:
Ignoring problems faced by the rest of the world can exacerbate the situation here.
Canon-McMillan School District received buckets of bad publicity last month when Stacy Koltiska, a cafeteria worker at Wylandville Elementary School, quit her job in disgust after she allegedly was not allowed to serve a hot lunch to a first-grader whose lunch account was overdrawn by more than $25.
It’s been four months since Dustin Lee Miller was shot and killed in broad daylight on a busy street in Mt. Morris, and we’re no closer to learning whether the shooter was justified or will face charges.
It’s not every day you see cell biologists and cello players walking picket lines, but that’s been the case recently as two marquee institutions in the region have been confronted with strikes by their employees.
TORONTO – By winning the AL Championship Series in five games, the Cleveland Indians not only captured a spot in the World Series, they also earned a break this team could sorely use.
CLEVELAND – The grueling four-month championship drought could soon be over.
O-R's Chris Dugan and Joe Tuscano travel to Carmichaels for our Week 8 High School Football Round Up video for recaps and previews of this week's games. Plus, Joe Tuscano interviews Carmichaels head coach Ryan Krull.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Fred Slaughter, who helped UCLA win its first NCAA basketball championship as a senior under coach John Wooden in 1964, has died. He was 74.
O-R's Chris Dugan and Joe Tuscano travel to Fort Cherry for our Week 7 High School Football Round Up video.
Quarterback, tight end surprise participants at practice on Tuesday.
Steelers could get Roethlisberger, Heyward, Gilbert back after week off.
PITTSBURGH – Sunday’s game between the Steelers and New England Patriots at Heinz Field was billed until last week as a possible showdown between two of the AFC’s best teams, a potential conference championship preview.
In Landry they trust? Steelers have no choice against Patriots.
Shazier could return for Steelers just in time for matchup with Gronkowski.
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