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Sewickley Academy Lower School Presents TUT, TUT!
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April 25, 2019
May 3 and 4, 2019 7:00 p.m. Rea Auditorium TUT, TUT! is inspired by the life of “King Tut” (the 10-year old who became King of Egypt) with a touch of Mark Twain’s “The Prince and the Pauper”. The story begins with a young Prince Tut who is bored of the royal life, so he […]

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Heritage Valley Walk With A Doc Event Scheduled in Sewickley
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April 17, 2019
Heritage Valley Health System is encouraging Western Pennsylvania residents to take a step toward better health with Walk With A Doc, a health program that brings doctors and patients together to walk. The next Walk With A Doc event is on Saturday, April 27 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Quaker Valley Middle School […]

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Lecture: McConnells Mill’s Civil War Connection by Bill May
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April 13, 2019
What: The Western PA Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting Date: 04.17.19 Time: 7:30pm-9pm Where: Edgeworth Elementary School (200 Meadow Ln, Edgeworth, PA 15143) Title: LECTURE: “McConnell’s Mill’s Surprising Civil War Connection” by Bill May Description: It’s probably a safe bet that you have visited McConnells Mill State Park in nearby Lawrence County. With a scenic gorge […]

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Ballroom dance at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Oakland tonight
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April 13, 2019
Our monthly ballroom dance is at St. Nicholas in Oakland tonight. General public $15, FT students $5. The Dancer In You from Akron Ohio will be there selling dance shoes.

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Investing in Music
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April 10, 2019
Grace Affeltranger, of the Affeltranger Music Company, is headed back to her stomping grounds to offer students the opportunity to experience the power of singing with others. Having experienced the power of community and growth through music at Loyola University Chicago, her alma mater, she is eager to combine that knowledge with what she learned […]

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Seminars scheduled for Wexford-Sewickley area notaries
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April 8, 2019
Pennsylvania Association of Notaries (www.notary.org) will hold several educational seminars this month for Wexford-Sewickley area notaries. PAN’s First Time Notary Seminar (9 a.m. to noon) is state-approved and fulfills the three-hour mandatory education provision for new notaries. The Everyday Notary Challenges Seminar (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) is offered in conjunction with the First Time […]

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Join Us for Conversations that Connect: Raising Culturally Competent Children
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April 5, 2019
Much of what children learn about respecting differences comes from their parents and other significant adults in their lives. Yet, adults often feel uncomfortable discussing cultural differences with their children, even though research shows that NOT talking about these differences may actually fuel the development of prejudice and stereotypes. Join Jondou Chase Chen, co-director of […]

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Affeltranger Music Company announces first Vocal Group Class
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April 3, 2019
We are excited to announce the dates of our first ever group class for voice! Grace Affeltranger, of the Affeltranger Music Company, is headed back to her stomping grounds to offer students the opportunity to experience the power of singing with others! Having experienced the power of community and growth through music at Loyola University […]

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Affeltranger Music Company offers kids the freedom of singing
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April 2, 2019
Grace Affeltranger of the Affeltranger Music Company is headed back to her stomping grounds to offer students the opportunity to experience the power of singing with others! Having experienced the power of community and growth through music at Loyola University Chicago, her alma mater, she is eager to combine that knowledge with what she learned […]

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Owner of Cocothe to open Sewickley Tavern at site of former Bruneaux
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April 2, 2019
Fans of the recently closed fine-dining destination Cocothé needn’t worry: they will be able to indulge again soon when the restaurant’s owner-chef team open a new spot just down the street. The new restaurant will be called Sewickley Tavern and will feature a tavern-style menu. It will be situated at 409 Beaver Street in the […]

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SA and QV team up to Showcase Women’s Empowerment Documentary at Tull Theater
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March 17, 2019
Sewickley Academy and Quaker Valley’s Girl Up clubs have teamed up to show “Girl Rising” at a space rented at The Tull Family Theater in Sewickley on April 15th at 6:00. All of the money from ticket sales will be donated to Girl Up, an international organization founded by the UN that is dedicated to […]

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LECTURE: “Call the Bomb Squad! Defusing the Allegheny Arsenal” by Dave Tritinger
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March 14, 2019
What: The Western PA Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting Date: 03.20.19 Time: 7:30pm-9pm Where: Edgeworth Elementary School (200 Meadow Ln, Edgeworth, PA 15143) Title: LECTURE: “Call the Bomb Squad! Defusing the Allegheny Arsenal” by Dave Tritinger Description: In March 2017, a backhoe operator excavating in Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville neighborhood made a fascinating and alarming discovery – a […]

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Sewickley Academy Freshman Named Winner in the Pittsburgh Concert Society’s 2019 Young Artists Auditions
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March 14, 2019
Freshman Gary Peng was named a winner for piano in the 2019 Pittsburgh Concert Society’s (PCS) Young Artists Auditions. The PCS Young Artists auditions were held on Saturday, March 9. Nationally known adjudicators judge contestants, and this year Alan Fletcher, Aspen Music Festival and School President and CEO, was the adjudicator. The young artists were […]

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Sewickley Academy Students Take a STAND
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March 11, 2019
Juniors Mishon Levine and Luke Tyson co-founded Students Taking Action for a New Democracy (STAND), a new organization that is taking a STAND by empowering high school students to be engaged global citizens. Mishon and Luke, like many of their peers, are immersed in a political culture that has polarized today’s society. At a young […]

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SA Middle School Student to Attend Renowned Interlochen Arts Camp
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March 11, 2019
“Lights, camera, action!” This is a familiar phrase to Grade 8 student Avani Venkat, who will attend the renowned Interlochen Arts Camp, a premier summer arts program for aspiring artists in grades 3 through 12, in Michigan this summer. Avani, 14, has loved music since she was a small child and began acting and participating […]

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Watson Institute 7th Annual Special Kick Clinic
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March 7, 2019
The Watson Institute, a special education organization serving students with special needs ages 3 to 21 will once again team up with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds for the 7th Annual Special Kick Clinic on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join the Watson Institute and the Riverhounds for an afternoon of soccer fun, free for children […]

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Sewickley Academy Middle School Student is on Pointe in Ballet Competitions
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March 5, 2019
Due to her small stature, most people would not instantly recognize that Adien (Adi), a Grade 6 student at Sewickley Academy, is a powerhouse on the stage. When she dons her pointe shoes and ornate costumes, she transforms into a graceful ballerina who is being noticed by national and international companies alike for her talent […]

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Sewickley Academy Sophomore Helps Rebuild Puerto Rico
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March 5, 2019
I recently returned to Puerto Rico continuing the efforts I started in 2017. With every return trip, I find areas of improvement but still much that needs to be done. On Sept. 5, 2017, Hurricane Irma hit the island of Puerto Rico followed by Hurricane Maria on Sept. 20, which happens to be my birthday. […]

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“One Beautiful Night”
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February 27, 2019
Ballroom dance at the Edgeworth Club, to benefit our senior and youth outreach programs. Raffle baskets, cash bar, appetizers and  dance performances by CMU ballroom dance team. Purchase tickets online or at the door for $45.

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Learn to Drive!
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February 26, 2019
Our driver’s education courses meet all requirements of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Our driving school is licensed, bonded and insured as required by the State of Pennsylvania. Whether you are young or old, whether you have been driving for years or just want to learn to drive A Plus School of Driving LLC has […]

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Seven Students Win Awards for Art and Writing
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February 22, 2019
This month, the Pittsburgh Regional Scholastic Arts & Writing Awards recognized seven Sewickley Academy students for their creativity in the arts and their impressive writing skills. Students were awarded two Gold Keys in writing, four Silver Keys, three for writing and one for art, and six honorable mentions. Junior Zofia Luther received a Gold Key […]

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Edgeworth Club swimmers finish 2nd at Western Pa. Country Club championships
August 3, 2018
Emily Connors capped a great season on the Edgeworth Club swimming team at the Western Pennsylvania Country Club Swimming Association Championships recently at Butler. Connors,

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Remember When: Sewickley’s 741 phone exchange began in 1961
August 2, 2018
Making news in the Herald this week 57 years ago in 1961: andamp;#8226; The big news this week, taking up much of the Herald's print

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Editor bids farewell to Sewickley Valley and this great newspaper
August 2, 2018
As one of the oldest community newspapers still in operation in the region, the Sewickley Herald has documented quite a bit of change across the

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Sewickley area real estate transactions released
July 27, 2018
Here are the latest Sewickley area real estate transactions: Leet Rachel Michaelson sold property at 216 Kenney Drive to Michael and Holly Teegarden for $248,000.

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Edgeworth making the switch to LED lights
July 25, 2018
Edgeworth officials are taking advantage of a Duquesne Light program that provides more effective lighting in the borough and saves taxpayers money. Duquesne Light's Pilot

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Quaker Valley sets kindergarten orientation dates, registration
July 24, 2018
Parents with children who will be incoming Quaker Valley kindergarteners can sign up for orientation online. Orientation will take place Aug. 13 and 14. For

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Report details financial gift, strong participation for Sewickley Library
July 17, 2018
The Sewickley Public Library certainly started the year off on the right foot when they found out they would be receiving $500,000 in perpetuity starting

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Quaker Valley Class of ’73 reunion plans set
July 11, 2018
The Quaker Valley High School Class of 1973 will host its 45-year reunion the weekend of July 20-21. The reunion begins July 20 at Slippery

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Grace Church in Edgeworth encourages new friendships with free cookout
July 11, 2018
Grace Church in Edgeworth will host a neighborhood cookout - free -- to offer people the chance to get to know their neighbors. andquot;We are

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Remember When: Quaker Valley approves corporal punishment policy
July 11, 2018
In the Herald this week 47 years ago: • Sewickley native Willard H. Douglas Jr. became the first African-American elected to serve on the Third

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Sewickley Valley YMCA offering free lunches at Henle Park
July 6, 2018
The Sewickley Valley YMCA is offering free lunches for children up to the age of 18 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday through Aug. 17 in

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What happened in 1954 in the Sewickley area?
July 4, 2018
Here's what was making news in the Herald this week 64 years ago: • The Allegheny River Improvement Association held its 57th annual meeting, during

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Sewickley area real estate transactions released – 06/29/2018
June 29, 2018
Here are the latest Sewickley area real estate transactions: Bell Acres Mark Rodgers sold property at 867 Camp Meeting Road to Marc and Kalyn Whelan

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Edgeworth website earns nod
June 29, 2018
The Edgeworth website earned second place in a statewide competition by the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs. The clean, simple layout at edgeworthborough.org is home

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Remember When: In 1905, Sewickley Herald reported on nude river bathers
June 27, 2018
This week, we take a look back at what was making news in the Sewickley Herald 113 years ago this week: • On the impending

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Garden to honor late Sewickley Herald editor
June 25, 2018
A freshly built garden at the Old Sewickley Post Office, complete with planted trees, a fountain and seating area, will honor the life of noted

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Children encouraged to decorate bikes for Edgeworth Independence Day parade
June 21, 2018
Edgeworth children are encouraged to decorate their bikes in red, white and blue for the annual Independence Day parade. Cruise around town wearing patriotic colors

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Edgeworth garbage collection delayed for July 4 holiday; compost available for gardens
June 19, 2018
Edgeworth garbage and curbside recycling will be delayed one day because of the July 4 holiday. It will be collected by Waste Management on July

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Louann Deihle, 55, mother, friend, businesswoman
June 18, 2018
Mother, wife, friend, successful businesswoman and mentor. Louann Tronberg Deihle was all of these things and more, said those who knew and loved her. The

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Group awaits report on Little Sewickley Creek Watershed assessment
June 13, 2018
The nonprofit Little Sewickley Creek Watershed Association (LSCWA) has wanted to conduct a full assessment of the 9.6-square-mile Little Sewickley Creek watershed area for several

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Sewickley Academy celebrates its Class of 2018
June 11, 2018
Sewickley Academy held its annual graduation ceremony in the school's events center Thursday, June 7, 2018.

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Reppin’ 15143: Quaker Valley students create Sewickley apparel line
June 10, 2018
Imagine wearing a T-shirt with images of your hometown, that only people from your community would associate with. Think: a long-sleeve cotton T-shirt with the

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Taking a look back at 1986 in Sewickley
June 8, 2018
This week, we take a look back at what was making news in the Sewickley Herald 32 years ago this week: • Glenfield Borough celebrated

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Hard-to-recycle event set for Quaker Valley HS
June 8, 2018
Have a 40-year-old television set sitting in the basement that you're dying to get rid of Fear not, the Quaker Valley Council of Governments and

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Edgeworth earns distinction as richest town in Pennsylvania
May 31, 2018
Nestled in the Sewickley Valley about 16 miles from Pittsburgh, the tony municipality of Edgeworth has been named the state's richest town in a new

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Funded study would brainstorm future of Route 65
May 26, 2018
The Quaker Valley Council of Governments is trying to raise $150,000 to fund a study that will brainstorm ideas to bring a 32-mile stretch of

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New Sewickley Valley Historical Society leader named
May 26, 2018
As a boy, John Poister recalls telling his grandfather he was going to go downtown Sewickley to spend some of his allowance money. His grandfather,

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Edgeworth couple to be recognized for commitment to home preservation
May 17, 2018
Not even a woodpecker could stop Jennifer and David Dethero from maintaining the exterior of their red, shingle-style, gambrel-roofed carriage home in Edgeworth designed by

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Glen Osborne man pushes for Sewickley Valley bike path
May 16, 2018
Over three years later, one man's crusade to persuade Sewickley Valley leaders to adopt a so-called complete streets initiative rolls on. Glen Osborne resident John

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Ohio Valley Hospital announces plan to join Heritage Valley system
May 14, 2018
Ohio Valley Hospital will join the Moon Township-based Heritage Valley Health System, the two organizations said Monday afternoon in a joint statement. andquot;Heritage Valley is

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Photo gallery: Sewickley Herald Citizens of the Year Celebration
May 11, 2018
Images from the Sewickley Herald Citizens of the Year Celebration on Friday night at the Edgeworth Club. Click here to purchase photos.

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Sewickley Herald honors Citizens of the Year
May 11, 2018
Hundreds of people came out to the Edgeworth Club in Edgeworth on May 11 to honor five citizens during the Sewickley Herald's 42nd annual Citizens

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Sewickley Valley Community Fund seeks surveying residents
May 10, 2018
A community survey will help local nonprofit leaders decide how to consider requests to fund charitable projects across the Sewickley Valley. The Sewickley Valley Community

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Mural at Edgeworth Elementary set to be completed by June
May 10, 2018
Students can now take in views of the Pittsburgh skyline, Kennywood Park and even space as they swing or run around the playground at Edgeworth

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Recycling bins available for Edgeworth residents
May 10, 2018
As a reminder to Edgeworth residents, 32-gallon recycling bins are available for purchase at the borough office during regular business hours. Each bin, which includes

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Edgeworth residents reminded of Wednesday recycling, refuse pickup
May 10, 2018
Waste Management Inc. reminds Edgeworth Borough residents of the need to have their recycling and garbage cans ready for pickup by 7 a.m. Wednesdays. In

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Herald honors Katie Rostek as Emerging Citizen
April 26, 2018
Katie Rostek likes to stay busy. She always is looking for ways to help people. She takes charge. And, she gets things done. Rostek, a

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Edgeworth crossing guard Melanie Moul named Herald Woman of the Year
April 13, 2018
She's known as andquot;Miss Mel,andquot; and kids know on hot days there will be ice pops on her corner. More than 30 elementary school children

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Sewickley Herald honors Quaker Valley coach Jerry Veshio as Man of the Year
April 6, 2018
Retired Quaker Valley educator Jerry Veshio talks about his team more than his leadership. Veshio, former athletic director and teacher, retired in 2011 then returned,

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