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 […]
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.
A.W. Beattie instructor Heather Brown, of Hampton, was recently named the 2019 SkillsUSA Western Pennsylvania Advisor of the Year. She was nominated by North Allegheny senior Seth Ryder who wrote an essay on Mrs. Brown’s commitment to preparing students for careers and college and her dedication to guiding students in SkillsUSA. “Mrs. Brown is always […]
Twenty-five lucky Hampton High School students were awarded tickets to the Nov. 19 Pittsburgh Penguins game as part of an effort to reward students engaged in random acts of kindness throughout the school day. On Friday, Nov. 15, names of winners were drawn from a basket that contained raffle tickets submitted by teachers. Each teacher […]
Vince Riehl of Allison Park earned Boy Scouting’s highest rank when he successfully completed his Eagle Scout Board of Review on November 6, 2019. The son of Kara and Bob Riehl, Vince lead a team of youth and adult volunteers in constructing two bog bridges at Glade Run Conservancy. The bog bridges were designed to […]