February 28, 2012

the way we were – chapter 2

Mt. Lebanon’s founding families began arriving in the late 1700s on foot, on horseback and in wagons. They suffered the new republic’s growing pains, some seeing action in the French and Indian War, the Revolutionary War and Whiskey Rebellion skirmishes.

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February 28, 2012

drugs: everyone’s problem

Teen drug use is not just happening in the inner city, and it’s not just happening to “someone else’s kid.”

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February 27, 2012

Ones to Watch

The accounting firm of Horovitz, Rudoy & Roteman has been named one of the best places to work in Pennsylvania, by the Best Places to Work in PA Program. Vanderbilt Drive…

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February 27, 2012

Commissioner’s Column: David Brumfield

As I write this article, we are preparing for the 100th anniversary of Mt. Lebanon’s creation. In preparing for the various remembrances and celebrations, I am constantly reminded of what a remarkable journey it has been.

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February 27, 2012

Mt. Lebanon Community Endowment

In this time of shrinking budgets and economic woes, it has become more and more difficult to maintain the little extras that make a community special. Nonprofit organizations are scrambling to…

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February 27, 2012

the teen tightrope

It was the fourth night in a row that Brian G.* couldn’t sleep. With his jam-packed schedule, his anxiety was mounting. Lately, he’d been having trouble concentrating, and his appetite…

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February 27, 2012

the payoff for sustainability

Ian Smith of Standard Solar is 6’4”, and yet he manages to squeeze his angular frame through a small bedroom window and onto our roof, the better to assess the potential for a solar installation on our Mt. Lebanon house. He’s done his homework prior to his visit, using Pictometry to view aerial snapshots of our house that suggest the sun’s rays will shine at a favorable angle.

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February 27, 2012

vicar home & garden sponsors outdoor market

FLEATIQUE BONANZA Saturday, April 28 from 9am – 2pm Corner of Castle Shannon Blvd. & Shady Drive 192/194 Castle Shannon Blvd., Mt. Lebanon   You’ll discover great finds and buys…

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