Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Here are the incidents Cecil Township police are investigating.
A Bethel Park woman was charged with public drunkenness after Cecil Township police said she was screaming in the hallway at the Hilton Garden Inn in Southpointe early Sunday following a verbal altercation in her room. The charge against Kathleen Hoffmann will proceed by summons, according to police. Keys Taken, Computer Stolen Joshua Famularo, 18, of Bridgeville, told Cecil Township police Sunday that someone had taken a computer from his vehicle as it sat in the parking lot of the Iceoplex at Southepointe. He told police that he believed that he dropped the keys to his vehicle as he was changing clothes in a locker room there, and thought that might have been the way the thief was able to access the computer, which was valued at $600. …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Cecil Township police ask anyone with information on the incidents to call the department.
Cecil Township police are investigating a burglary from Gianna Marie’s Pizza, located at 432 Georgetown Road. Gianna Fani told police that someone had entered the store between 10:30 p.m. Saturday and when she called officers around 7:45 p.m. Sunday. Fani noticed that the counter was in disarray upon entering the building, and further inspection revealed that loose change and a laptop were taken. But, when she walked back outside there the items were: Sitting on the ground, she told police. Fani told police the items were not there when she first entered the building. More Criminal Mischief Reported at Hilton Garden Inn Officials from the Hilton Garden Inn in Southpointe told Cecil police early Saturday morning that the Coca-Cola machines…
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The Ladies Day Out Fundraiser will benefit The Rachel Librecht Family Foundation.
Dear Canon-McMillan Patch, My name is Lisa Librecht Kamp and I am organizing a Ladies Day Out Fundraiser to benefit The Rachel Librecht Family Foundation. The Rachel Librecht Family Foundation was created in 2003 when our family suffered the tragic loss of Rachel. Rachel was a daughter, sister, aunt and friend but she was also a great teacher of special education students at Seneca Valley High School. She was a graduate of Montour High School 1996 and Gannon University in 2000. During all her years teaching she shared with our family the challenges these students face. Through our grief we formed the foundation to help these students achieve their goals upon graduation. To date we have awarded 10 scholarships to graduating special …
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Cecil police said this was the second instance of property damage at an area business.
Cecil Township police were summoned to the Hilton Garden Inn at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday—when company officials reported damage to vending machines there. Police said the dollar-bill changers on the vending machines at the Southpointe hotel were smashed in on the second, third and fourth floors, although no damage estimate was immediately available. Hotel employees told police that several suspicious people were seen walking through the lobby prior to the incident. Police said officers are looking into whether there was any footage of the criminal mischief caught on security cameras. A similar incident had occured at the Homewood Suites in Southpointe recently, as well, police said.
Sunday, March 4, 2012
The event will be held May 19.
Sunday, March 4, 2012
Tickets are now available for the Perry Como Luncheon—which will be held May 19 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Southpointe. Doors open 12:30 p.m. for the luncheon, which will feature Italian cuisine. Tickets are $30 per person with a cash bar. Bobby Shawn will be performing a tribute to Perry Como, and a multi-media presentation will also be featured. For tickets please send your check or money order made payable to: Canonsburg Heritage Society, 304 W. Pike St., Canonsburg, PA 15317. The luncheon is part of a larger celebration the borough is holding for the hometown crooner's 100th birthday.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Here are our top picks for fun this weekend.
1. Soccer Skills Clinic and Open House Where/When: Dicesaro Spine & Sport, 6 to 7 p.m. on Friday Why Go?: This open house is free to all and registration is not necessary. Soccer skills will be taught on the turf with Sebastian, an instructor from Southpointe Iceoplex. Sign-up for subsequent classes will occur during the open house on a first come first serve basis, as space is limited. Pricing: Free. 2. North Strabane Pancake Skate Party Where/When: Pancake Skate and Whirl in Washington, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Why Go?: The North Strabane community is hosting a roller skating event at the Pancake Skate ‘n Whirl. Admission is free for North Strabane residents. Guests should bring a non-perishable item for the local food bank…
Friday, October 21, 2011
The money will go toward a One-Card network.
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Friday, October 21, 2011
More than $30,000 was raised for local libraries at the fourth-annual Off the Shelf…A Celebration of Books event in Southpointe recently. The event, hosted by Washington-based law firm Peacock Keller, benefitted 20 libraries in southwestern Pennsylvania and held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Southpointe—featured music by The Dan Baker Group and a keynote address and visual presentation titled “Far Beyond the Blue Sky” by former astronaut and award-winning photographer and author Dr. Jay Apt. Guests also enjoyed a question-and-answer session with Apt. Leading up to the event, attendees also were asked to choose a book about space and decorate their tables based on the story to compete for special awards based upon creativity of their …