This area built by union workers
This is in reference to the letter by Jaret Romano, ”Myth about minimum wage,” which appeared in the Sunday edition.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Canonsburg Borough Council adopts 2014 budget
Mayor David Rhome presents outgoing Canonsburg Borough Council members with a certificate of appreciation.
Pittsburgh's Holiday Market Doubles In Size
Some 34-hundred miles from the North Pole, as the sleigh flies, the Holiday Market is back for its second season in Market Square.
Rice Energy plans IPO in 2014
Canonsburg-based Rice Energy Inc. is planning for an initial public offering sometime in the first quarter of 2014.
Horizon lands All Star Grill at Southpointe
Horizon Properties Group is ready to debut another restaurant for Southpointe Town Center, the retail hub of the company's 217-acre extension of Southpointe in Washington County.
Dona t sell treatment system
Canonsburg should not sell its wastewater treatment system to Pennsylvania American Water.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Tales We Tell: Cecil woman blanketing children in comfort
Mary Ann Roberts knits blankets for the Linus Project that are given to babies at hospitals.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Christmas parade draws crowd despite frightful weathera
Katie Roupe/Observer-Reporter Mrs. Claus and Santa Claus make their way on their sleigh down Main Street in Washington at the end of the Christmas Parde.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cecil police dog hit by vehicle while chasing theft suspect
Cecil Township Officer Jeff Holt is shown with Miner, who was hit by a vehicle Sunday night during the search for a chase suspect along Morganza Road.
Canonsburg considers options for sewer authority
Canonsburg Borough officials will consider issuing a bond to satisfy Canonsburg-Houston Joint Authority's $4.2 million outstanding debt – a significantly lower price tag than the $30 million bond it originally proposed.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New soup franchise coming to Southpointe
A new soup franchise is ready to drop its ladle in the Pittsburgh market. Zoup! Fresh Soup Co.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Bara s Black Friday sandwich is a year-round menu entree
The Black Friday sandwich at the Handle Bar & Grille in Canonsburg features turkey, stuffing, corn and cranberry sauce on a Mancini roll.
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New Small Games of Chance Legislation Will Assist Nonprofit
Our speaker is Senator Tim Solobay of Washington County, a strong supporter of the small games of chance bills that Gov. Corbett signed into law Wednesday.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Ministerium Assocation celebrates 30th community Thanksgiving dinner
The Greater Canonsburg-Houston Ministerium Association will celebrate its 30th community Thanksgiving dinner today at Canonsburg United Presbyterian Church.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Washington, Greene Counties Prep For More Snow, Ice
On Interstate 79 south near Canonsburg in Washington County, a PennDOT truck paves the way, not because of a massive amount of snow yet, but to keep ahead of what is to come.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
2000 Turkeys nears $100,000 mark
The 2000 Turkeys campaign is nearing the $100,000 mark, fueled by donations like the one from August and Ada Rose Ralston, two local children who collected $29.90 in change, placed it in a peanut butter jar, and dropped it off at the WJPA Radio station on Friday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Area lawmakers mostly against transportation bill
Only one state House representative from Washington County voted in favor Tuesday of the long-awaited $2.3 billion transportation bill that was overwhelming approved a day later by the Senate.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
S. Central bridge project planned in Canonsburg
A brief discussion of the South Central Avenue bridge replacement came up Wednesday at the Washington County commissioners' agenda meeting, but a PennDOT spokeswoman said a contract for the project won't be awarded until late next year.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Canonsburg church, business burglarized
Canon Automotive and South Canonsburg Church on South Central Avenue in Canonsburg were burglarized late Sunday or early Monday.
Local Rotary clubs helping to eradicate polio
From left, Past Rotary International president Charles Keller, Rotary International General Secretary John Hewko, Canonsburg-Houston Rotary member Dr. Stephanie Urchick and Rotary International President Ron Burton attended the Rotary International Million Dollar Dinner, which benefitted Rotary's program aimed at eradicating polio from the world.