In The News

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

Chickens' Fate Lie in Hands of Council

At Monday's meeting, council will vote to change ordinances relating to the keeping and raising of backyard chickens.

Sep 9, 2016, 8:32 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Penn Hills Unveils Plans for New Municipal Building

At its August 22nd meeting, Council unveiled plans for the new Penn Hills Municipal Complex to be developed on the former site of Penn Hebron Elementary School.

Sep 7, 2016, 8:20 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Dek Hockey Center to Host Fun-Filled Event to Benefit Arsenal Hockey Program

The Greater Pittsburgh Dek Hockey Center will be hosting a day of fun and games to benefit its Penn Hills Arsenal All-Star program.

Aug 24, 2016, 10:07 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Penn Hills : Pittsburgh's Suburb of Opportunity

Where are millennials and young families to turn when seeking affordable housing, amenities and convenience of living in a major metropolitan area? Look no further than Penn Hills.

Aug 11, 2016, 11:06 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Penn Hills SummerFest Returns for 2nd Year

The Penn Hills Parks & Recreation department is planning its 2nd annual community SummerFest for Sat. Aug 6th 1-9pm at Turner-Friendship Park.

Aug 3, 2016, 11:00 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

E-Waste Collection Now Available to Penn Hills Residents

As of April 1, 2016, municipality trash and recyclables provider, Republic Services, now offers e-waste collection as a standard service to Penn Hills residents.

Jun 22, 2016, 9:07 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Sophie & Grace Toy Drive for Children's Hospital Nearing End

Best friends, Sophie and Grace, are hosting a toy drive for Children's Hospital. Last day to donate is June 17th at Penn Hills Library.

Jun 16, 2016, 3:59 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Tiny Home Community for Veterans Coming to Penn Hills

A collaboration between Veteran's Place of Washington Blvd and Penn Hills-based B.O.B. Project, the Keystone Tiny Homes Community for homeless veterans is coming to Penn Hills.

Jun 8, 2016, 3:18 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Churchill to Determine Fate of Fracking Tonight

Churchill council to vote on prohibiting gas and oil well production in residential zones within the borough.

Nov 9, 2015, 1:20 PM

Written by Alan Waldron

Status Quo Wins in Penn Hills 2015 Election

See the winners of the 2015 Penn Hills election.

Nov 4, 2015, 9:11 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Crescent Hills Civic Association Publishes Candidate Q&A

The Crescent Hills Civic Association (CHCA) reached out to all local candidates in the Mayoral, Council, School Board and Magisterial District Judge races and asked for their responses to 3 questions each.

Oct 29, 2015, 8:17 AM

Written by Alan Waldron

Take an Election Day Test Run With Our Voting Simulator

Try our new voting simulator to get a feel for election day voting experience, or share with a family member to help them become more comfortable with the voting process.

Oct 26, 2015, 8:49 PM

Written by Alan Waldron