Inc.: Sept. 20, 1892. Area: 1.14 sq. mi. Pop.: 3,798. Created from part of Lincoln Twp., residents initially wanted to name it "Grandview." However, because of view of McKeesport on the Youghiogheny River, they agreed on the name "Port Vue" instead.
The 2014 Disability Employment Summit is being held this Tuesday, Oct. 14. and Disability Mentoring Day is Oct. 15. Allegheny County is proud to be a co-host of this event. Learn more.
White Cane Day, which falls on October 15, is a time to educate our community about vision loss and to showcase the talents and abilities of people who are blind or vision impaired. Check out the Blind & Vision Rehabilitations Services of Pittsburgh website for more information.
Have you attended a Community Health Assessment meeting yet? The Health Dept. is in the midst of 13 public meetings to share info about county health & to hear from residents about what issues affect their health. The next meeting is Oct. 15 at Human Services Center Corp. in Turtle Creek at 6:30 p.m.
Join us for spine-tingling tales, as well as hauntingly funny ones, at 7:00 p.m. on Oct. 17 at Hartwood Acres and Oct. 18 at Settlers Cabin! Stories are appropriate for ages 5 & older. All kids ages 5-12 will receive a surprise. Wear a Halloween costume for a chance to win prizes. Get the details.
Enjoy free hay rides, arts & crafts, petting zoo, face painting, giant slide, balloon art, spooky caricatures, Halloween puppet show and more on Sat., Oct. 18, 12:00 noon-4:00 p.m., at the South Park Amphitheater. Get all the details.