September is Hunger Action Month. More than 166,000 people in Allegheny County are at risk of hunger, meaning they’re unable to reliably provide enough food for themselves or their families. Go to 30 Ways in 30 Days to Help Fight Hunger to donate, volunteer & speak out!
The Township of Wilkins has been named the second Live Well Allegheny Community! Wilkins promotes a wellness campaign for all township employees, as well as smoke-free buildings, perimeters and playgrounds. Find out more about the campaign and what’s happening in Wilkins!
Join us for a free showing of "October Sky" at 7:45 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 6, at the Wagman Observatory in Deer Lakes Park. It’s the true story of a West Virginia high school student who sees the Sputnik satellite in the night sky in 1957 and sets out to build his own rocket.
Inc.: Sept. 7, 1867. Area: 0.98 sq. mi. Pop.: 8,370. Separated from Ross Twp., which was focusing development along the Venango Trail (now Rt. 19) instead of the Ohio River area. Borough’s name means “beautiful view” in French.
The Department of Minority, Women & Disadvantaged Business Enterprise is hosting an Open House on Sept. 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Come learn about the department’s functions and services and how to achieve certification with the Pa. Unified Certification Program. RSVP here.
The 5th Annual Allegheny Green & Innovation Festival is Sat., Sept. 27, at the Hartwood Acres Park Amphitheater. If you're a vendor, exhibitor, restaurateur or food truck operator who is interested in participating, reserve your spot now!