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North Allegheny addresses School Start Times & Grade Weighting

North Allegheny School Start Times & Grade Weighting

As part of a two-phase program to address student stress, the North Allegheny School District is looking for community feedback on school start times and grade weighting. In-depth timelines and supporting documentation can be found as part of a dedicated section on the district’s website. It is important to note, electronic surveys will be sent to parents, staff members, and ...

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McCandless Community Association – A New Local Nonprofit

Let’s Make a Community Center More Than Just a Dream We are very pleased to announce that several members of the Community have formed the McCandless Community Association (MCA), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization recognized by the Bureau of Charitable Organizations and the U.S. Internal Revenue Service whose mission is to build a strong community. We plan to not only offer ...

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New Access McCandless Calendar – shows all North Hills area events and happenings!

New Access McCandless Calendar!! Our calendar includes ALL events in the North Hills area – not just municipal/township events! So, you said you wanted a calendar! Well, we listened, and you can now view events all over the North Hills with our new Access McCandless Calendar. Look to your left on the page under “Home” and you’ll see the new ...

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Family loses everything in flooding, but a community steps in to help

A GoFundMe has been set up for the families who lost almost everything after storms that swept through the afternoon of Friday, June 16, 2017. Today, a group of volunteers organized via Access McCandless’ Facebook page stepped in to help the Kalich family with the cleanup. In addition to hours of manpower, some donated pizza and other supplies to the ...

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School Board candidate uses internal district e-mail list to drum up votes

May 16, 2017 Access McCandless Staff   In an email sent to members of the North Allegheny Unified Boosters Organization (UBO) last week, school board candidate Bruce Martindale urged members to support his stance on the the North Allegheny Athletics program stating that the current board does not “embrace” the “importance of athletics.”  The email, dated Wednesday, May 10, 2017 ...

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Oriental Market on McKnight Dinged by Health Department

The Oriental Market on McKnight Rd. has been issued an administrative action by the Allegheny County Health Department for storing perishables outdoors.

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North Allegheny Indoor Rowing Championship had more than 250 participants

March 7, 2017 North Allegheny Indoor Rowing Championship regatta took place on Feb. 25 at the Marshall Middle School. Check out the article from the Trib!   

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Get a free short stack of pancakes from iHop today!

Nothing is more exciting than a free stack of pancakes that serves a purpose! Join us TODAY from 7am – 7pm, to get your free stack. In return, we ask that you make a donation to our charitable partners. Enjoy one free short stack per guest. Dine-in only at participating locations. Hours may vary.

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Reader Blog: Reducing income disparity in the North Hills

May 23, 2016 Ash Marwah*, Franklin Park Recently, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published an article, Tackling inequality close to home.  Reader Ash Marwah thinks that we can be doing more, in the North Hills, for our seniors!   Urban inequality is more significant than it seems on the surface. Here in North Hills, we are seeing the vestiges of inequality more ...

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Check out our Facebook page with 5,900 neighbors!

Have you checked out our Facebook page?  We have 5,900 subscribers and tons of information on upcoming events on a daily basis. Join us at https://www.facebook.com/accessmccandless/

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