AN AIR QUALITY ALERT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR TOMORROW SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 UNTIL 12 NOON ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2017. THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES ARE AFFECTED BY THIS ALERT: ALLEGHENY-BUTLER-BEAVER-ARMSTRONG-WASHINGTON-WESTERN WESTMORELAND-WESTERN FAYETTE THE ALERT WAS ISSUED AT 3:25 PM EDT MON SEP 25 2017.fOR THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT WHICH MEANS THAT AIR POLLUTION CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY BECOME UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS. SENSITIVE GROUPS INCLUDE CHILDREN…PEOPLE SUFFERING FROM ASTHMA… HEART DISEASE OR OTHER LUNG DISEASES…AND THE ELDERLY. THE EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTION CAN BE MINIMIZED BY AVOIDING STRENUOUS ACTIVITY OR EXERCISE OUTDOORS. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON GROUND-LEVEL OZONE AND FINE PARTICLES…VISIT WWW.AIRNOW.GOV AND WWW.AQPARTNERS.STATE.PA.US. TUNE INTO A.M. BEAVER COUNTY TOMORROW MORNING TO GET MORE INFORMATION FROM NEWS DIRECTOR PAT SEPTAK.
(Photo used with permission of Henry Mancini Academy)
Henry Mancini Academy is announcing a partnership with Aliquippa Impact to provide arts to children in Henry Mancini’s hometown. Academy Director Meg Pryor tells Beaver County Radio newsman Pat Septak that the Academy is providing Aliquippa Impact with a musical theater workshop that encompasses singing, acting, choreography and staging….
The workshops are held each Wednesday after school.
Allegheny County Deputy District Attorney Joe Hopper – formerly of Moon Township and more recently, Sewickley – has passed away. Speaker of the House MIke Turzai issued a statement calling Hopper a consummate professional. He said Hopper was fair, honest above-board, thorough and detailed and was respectful to everyone. He said Hopper was also a loving and dedicated husband and father. Joe Hopper is survived by his wife Loretta and his four children.
Investigators are looking into a house an overnight house fire in Moon Township. Firefighters were called to the home on Rosemont Drive around 1:30 a.m. The homeowner was later seen being taken from the scene on a stretcher. His name and condition have not been released. The house was totally destroyed.
NEW PRE-K COUNTS CLASSROOMS HAVE RECENTLY BEEN OPENED IN ROCHESTER AND NEW BRIGHTON SCHOOLS. THEY ARE BEING MANAGED BY TINY TOTS CHILD CARE IN ROCHESTER. IT IS FREE TO ATTEND FOR THOSE FAMILIES WHO QUALIFY.
Tune into Teleforum with Frank Sparks Monday September 25, 2017 from 9 a.m. to noon and discuss whether Mike Tomlin was right by attempting to keep the Steelers in the locker room or not during the National Anthem.. Frank will weigh out the situation for you to decide. You’re welcome to call in at 724-843-1888 or 724-774-1888. You can also weigh in on our Facebook page at wbvp-wmba. Frank will cover everything from President Trump’s comments to all the events and comments that took place this weekend.
Southside took an early 6-0 lead over Riverside. That was the result of returning the opening kickoff. That was their only lead. Riverside then scored five touchdowns and lead 35-0 at the end of the first quarter. 43-12 at the half. they put it into the mercy rule when they scored early in the third quarter. The final was Riverside 50 Southside 12