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Keep Leet Neat
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April 20, 2019
Passing this along! Keep Leet Neat: Leet Township will hold its annual Keep Leet Neat Day on April 27. Volunteers from the community are asked to join us to help clean up our roadways, streams and yards and keep them free of garbage, junk and clutter. Bags, gloves and safety vest provided. Refreshments served following. […]

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Mother’s and Others Cabaret
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April 15, 2019
Iron Horse Theatre in Ambridge will be the site of a Mother’s Day Cabaret on Sunday, May 12.  Along with fine food and dining, those attending will be treated to musical and comedic entertainment from Sewickley residents Brady Collins and Allison Williams.  They will be joined by Clara Kent and Amanda Averell.  Tickets are available […]

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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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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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Auditions, auditions, auditions!
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March 21, 2019
As a reminder, 3 sets of auditions will be held at Iron Horse Theatre over the next several weeks. Auditions for “Harps and Harmonicas” are this Saturday from 3 to 6, and Sunday from 1 to 4.  Auditions for Ashcat Theater’s “Harvey” will be held March 30 from 10 to 2, and March 31 from […]

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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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A Fun-filled Fundraiser
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March 14, 2019
The Iron Horse Theatre Company will be hosting a Mother’s Day Cabaret on Sunday, May 12.  Treat Mom and yourself to great food, drinks and 90 minutes of great musical and comedy entertainment.  The Cabaret Menu features delicious appetizers and desserts to enjoy before during and after the show. The Cabaret will be held at […]

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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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Quaker Valley alum earns doctor of music in woodwind performance
August 1, 2018
Laura M. Clapper of Tallahassee, Florida, has graduated with her doctor of music in woodwind performance from Florida State University and will complete her master

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Leet residents reminded of recycling guidelines
July 26, 2018
Leet residents should be aware of minor changes to recycling guidelines, effective immediately. Refuse hauler Waste Management no longer collects recyclables in plastic bags, Manager

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Quaker Valley plans second BookStop event for Aug. 2
July 24, 2018
A second QV BookStop event is set for Aug. 2 across the Sewickley Valley. Children and families -- from birth to adults -- can take

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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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Sewickley area real estate transactions released
July 20, 2018
Here are the latest Sewickley area real estate transactions: Leet Gerald Yankello sold property at 237 Kenney Drive to Mark and Emily Rodgers for $244,500.

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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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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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Sewickley area real estate transactions released
July 6, 2018
Here are the latest Sewickley area real estate transactions: Aleppo Noah Rahm sold property at 106 Timber Lane Court to Evan Michaelson for $305,500. Bell

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Leet will begin property inspections to keep township neat
July 5, 2018
Keep Leet Neat — it's an initiative that officials still are considering how to fully implement. Largely, the program encourages people to maintain a tidy

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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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Leet hires new tax collectors
June 29, 2018
Leet residents should begin paying Quaker Valley School District taxes to a new collector. Jordan Tax Service will serve the township, effective immediately, Manager Betsy

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Leet, Leetsdale residents can participate in program to rid blight
June 27, 2018
Leet residents can purchase blighted or abandoned properties that abut their own at a reduced cost through an Allegheny County program. The 2018 Side Yard

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Mohawk falls to Upper Dauphin in PIAA Class 2A title game
June 15, 2018
UNIVERSITY PARK — Winning pitcher Alexis Weaver lined a two-run single off opposing pitcher Trinity Voss' right leg in the third inning, and District 3

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New climbers and slides installed at Quaker Heights Park
June 15, 2018
Quaker Heights Park in Leet has gotten a facelift just in time for summer. Leet officials approved a $10,000 playground climber to replace aging equipment,

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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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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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Have hard-to-recycle items? Here’s your chance to unload them
May 10, 2018
A hard-to-recycle-items event will be held June 30 at the Quaker Valley High School. The collection will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Leet police to host training sessions on emergency preparedness
May 10, 2018
Leet police Officers Ron Wilson and Mike Molinaro recently attended a seminar sponsored by Quaker Valley School District to discuss the operation of Navigate Prepared.

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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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Sewickley area real estate transactions released – 05/08/2018
May 8, 2018
Here are the latest Sewickley area real estate transactions: Aleppo • Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency sold property at 101 Trailside Drive to Hawk Vesta 2

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100 years later, Leet-based Watson Institute remains focused on original mission
December 18, 2017
The Hurt family toured six special education facilities, trying to find a good fit for their son Emmett. As soon as they walked into The

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