A recent Fox Chapel Area graduate has successfully completed U.S. Army Basic Combat Training at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina — continuing a strong tradition of her family’s service dating back to the Civil War.
New Shady Side Academy president Bartley Griffith Jr. pledged to the school community during his installation that they, together, would think big, act with concern for others and leave the area better than they found it.
Literature lovers have the chance to meet Mark Twain or Ernest Hemingway – or at least their lookalikes – during the first-ever “Sip, Savor & Swing” fundraiser hosted by Cooper-Siegel Community Library and Riverfront Theater Company.
One hundred sixty-five current Fox Chapel Area High School students and 2019 graduates have been named Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars by the College Board for demonstrating college-level achievement on the AP examinations taken in May 2019. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on the number of courses and exams. At Fox Chapel Area High School:
From his early days growing cabbage in Main Street gardens to the establishment of a now global condiment company, Sharpsburg’s most famous son, H.J. Heinz, offers plenty of material for the Sharpsburg Historical Commission’s inaugural lecture.
From Bavarian pretzels and Bratwurst to other seasonal-themed favorites, Oktoberfest at Lauri Ann West Community Center will give residents a chance to celebrate all things German — and raise money at the same time.