The Western PA Civil War Roundtable presents an evening with Karen Fisher Younger discussing the topic of Southwest Pennsylvania African-Americans in the Civil War What: The Western PA Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting Date: Dec. 12, 2018 Time: 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Where: Edgeworth Elementary School at 200 Meadow Lane, Edgeworth, Pennsylvania 15143 Title: LECTURE: Southwest Pennsylvania […]
Quaker Valley High School’s Drama Club is in their third year and is preparing to perform this winter’s production. On December 6, 7, 8, and 9, the group of about 30 9th-12th graders will perform Clue:on stage. The show is a comedic murder mystery based off of the classic Parker Brothers board game. It will […]
When it comes to the study of the events of spring 1865, most Civil War historians focus on the imminent demise of Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia. However, for both Lee and Grant, it was the inexorable advance of Sherman’s western army up through the Carolinas that dictated their final moves. The Battle of Averasboro, […]
The Pittsburgh premiere of a documentary profiling the plight of persecuted believers has a local connection. The missionary work of Sudanese Anglican priest, the Rev. John Chol Daau, is featured in the film. One of the “lost boys of Sudan,” he was a student at Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge a decade ago. John […]
Antioch Baptist Church will host its annual Youth Day at 10:45 a.m. Nov. 11 at the church. The Rev. Tamela Walker, associate minister at Macedonia Baptist Church, Duquesne, will be the guest speaker and a pizza party will be held after the service. The church is at 332 Elizabeth St. in Sewickley. For details, call […]
Antioch Baptist Church, 332 Elizabeth St., Sewickley, will host its annual men’s breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. Oct. 28 at the church. A service will be at 10:45 p.m. The menu will include bacon, sausage, eggs, toast, potatoes, coffee, juice and tea. Donations will be accepted.
Sewickley Valley YMCA will sponsor a holiday-themed parent and child event Painting for Autism from 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 in Hunter Gym at the YMCA, 625 Blackburn Road, Sewickley. Children who are at least 6 years old and are accompanied by a parent or guardian are welcome. Aprons will be provided and participants […]
The Leetsdale Garden Club ushered in autumn in style Sept. 29 at Henle Park with a festival filled with seasonal activities. From the flea market to the bake sale (oh, the pies!) to the Build-A-Scarecrow activity, the event benefitted from some beautiful weather from Mother Nature.
The Leetsdale fall festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Make your own scarecrow, shop the vendors or enjoy the food. There will be hot sausage, cabbage and noodles, and walking tacos. And don’t forget the games for the kids to enjoy.
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, located at 801 Beaver St., Sewickley will be offering a Functional Fitness Class for individuals over age 50 each Monday at 10:30 a.m. in the church’s fellowship hall. Join coaches Jen and Matt from Industrial Athletics for an exercise class that focuses on skills for everyday life including strength, mobility, balance […]
Phone:724-266-4820 Address: 373 Beaver St., Leetsdale, PA 15056 Website:Leetsdale Website Police: Leetsdale Police Department Borough secretary: Jennifer Simek Mayor: Peter Poninsky Council members: Thomas Belcastro, President; Jeffery Weatherby, Vice-President; Joseph McGurk, Wesley James, Osman Awad, Benjimen Frederick, Thomas Michael Trash/recycling: Household trash and recycling is collected every Thursday. Recycling is collected every other Thursday. Water authority:Edgeworth Municipal Authority - 412-741-5100