Jun 19, 2013
Mountville man says he was robbed while jogging
West Hempfield Township police said the 24-year-old victim told officers that two men got out of a beige sedan while he was in the area of Huntington and Spring Hill lanes, and that one of them displayed a handgun and demanded his wallet.
Tour to visit likely sites of Pittsburgh's Civil War forts
"We hope this is it," Ms. McCartan said one recent evening. The high ground she was standing on in Pittsburgh's Spring Hill neighborhood was all that remained of a Civil War-era fort hastily erected when residents feared a Confederate attack.
Stink bug invasion still a pest
Dean Osterritter, 33, of Spring Hill vaccums dead stink bugs in his attic with his son Dean Jr., 2. In flight they sound like aggravating little helicopters.
Holley in District 2: A school board challenger swears off raising taxes
Sometimes an election brings a set of good candidates. That's the case in District 2, where three informed and articulate contenders are seeking nomination to run for a seat on the Pittsburgh school board in the May 17 primary.