In The News

News and Articles written about happenings in the Penn Hills, PA community.

Neighbors Gather for Annual Datura Block Party

Friends and neighbors once again gathered outside on Datura Road Saturday for music, food, drinks and fun.

Aug 22, 2017, 4:52 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Third Annual Summerfest Shatters Expectations

In its third year, the Penn Hills Summerfest event shattered the expectations of organizers and vendors.

Aug 6, 2017, 1:29 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Penn Hills Ready for Third Annual Summerfest

The Penn Hills Parks & Recreation department is planning its 3nd annual community SummerFest for Sat. Aug 5th from 3-9pm at Turner-Friendship Park.

Aug 5, 2017, 1:34 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Council Meeting Brief - July 17, 2017

Penn Hills Council had a busy night Monday, swearing in five new police officers and managing a full docket of munipality business.

Jul 18, 2017, 2:11 PM

Written by Tyler Tomasino

Drug Checkpoint First of its Kind in Penn Hills

Penn Hills Police conducted a “drug interdiction” checkpoint along Nadine Road near Allegheny River Boulevard, the first checkpoint of its kind within the Municipality.

Jun 29, 2017, 4:44 PM

Written by Tyler Tomasino

Hunter Road Set to Close Monday

After some confusion, repairs to Hunter Road are set to being Monday, June 26th at at 7am

Jun 24, 2017, 6:11 PM

Written by Tyler Tomasino

PennDOT Signage Incorrect; Hunter Road Not Closing

Signs installed by PennDOT late last week indicated Hunter Road was scheduled to close for repairs on Monday, June 5th. As it turns out, those signs were wrong.

Jun 11, 2017, 2:24 PM

Written by Tyler Tomasino

PHCDC Hosts Free Milkweed Giveaway

Come to the Penn Hills Community Garden this Sunday for the Free Milkweed Giveaway!

Jun 2, 2017, 2:03 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Lawn Care Service Creates Opportunities for At-Risk Youth

Non-profit organization, Turning Corners, has created a lawn care service to provide employment, mentoring, and workforce development for its program participants.

Apr 23, 2017, 1:01 PM

Written by Leonard J. Hammonds II

Opinion: It’s Bigger Than Football

Penn Hills High School is search of a new head coach for their accomplished football program. What should we be looking for in a coach?

Mar 23, 2017, 11:50 PM

Written by Leonard J. Hammonds II

PennDOT Plans Several Projects in Penn Hills this Year

PennDOT has several projects planned to resurface and improve state-owned roads within Penn Hills during the coming months.

Mar 12, 2017, 7:27 AM

Written by Tyler Tomasino

Local Girls Find Inspiration in Hidden Figures

The Hammonds Initiative raised funds to provide tickets to more than 50 local girls to see the movie Hidden Figures at Penn Hills Cinemas.

Feb 23, 2017, 10:31 PM

Written by Leonard J. Hammonds II