Monday, January 28, 2013
Looking for work? Here are five local job openings.
Here are five job openings in the Peters Patch area. 1. Children's Birthday Party Provider Oogles N Googles, a national and international franchise offering birthday parties and enrichment programs for children between the ages of 3 and 10. The company is looking for "high-energy" birthday party assistants and leaders to help with themed parties on the weekends in the South Hills. "If you love working with children, are high energy and thrive working in a fast-paced environment, you may be who we are looking for! We have over 15 themed parties for parents to choose from and our parties run either 90 minutes or two hours long," the job description indicates. Some travel is required. For more information on the position, or to apply, click …
Friday, June 29, 2012
A motorcyclist was life-flighted after his motorcycle and a car collided on the busy roadway Friday afternoon. A second and third accident occurred nearby as a result.
Editor's Note: This story was updated at 4:20 p.m. Friday. An accident involving a motorcycle and a car created a traffic jam on Route 19 near Pleasantview Drive, in front of Ace Plaza, in Peters Township on Friday afternoon around 12:45 p.m. William R. Vasko, 50, of Bentleyville, was life-flighted to Allegheny General Hospital after his motorcycle and a black Pontiac G5 collided, according to Peters police. The extent of Vasko's injuries are unknown. The driver of the Pontiac was not injured. Witnesses told police MacKenzy Radolec, 22, of McMurray, looked left and right before turning onto Route 19 south from Pleasantview Drive. Witnesses also told police Vasko veered left trying to avoid the crash. Capt. Michael Yanchak said he believes …
Sunday, April 29, 2012
It was a close race! One vote determined the Peters Township Readers' Choice winner.
The Readers' Choice poll closed Friday and a favorite Peters Township breakfast spot has been determined. And Best Breakfast goes to ... Bartram House Bakery! It was a close race. The eatery had one vote more than Penny's Diner, and 22 percent of the vote. Others in the running were Farmhouse Coffee, Arlecchino Ristorante, The Country Store, Panera Bread, Eat'n Park, Bruegger's, Bob Evans and Starbucks. Bartram will be hearing from us soon. Stay tuned for the next Readers' Choice contest to be introduced Monday (Hint: Think Mother's Day). Follow Peters Patch on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for our daily newsletter.