Today is the second anniversary since we launched Chartiers Valley Patch on Dec. 13, 2010!
Over the past two years, I’ve covered everything happening in Bridgeville, Collier, Heidelberg and Scott Township. Since then, I’ve reported on feel-good stories, heart-breaking tragedies and incidents that make you scratch your head.
We also stimulated conversations about the fate of Chartiers Valley school bus drivers, whether a local dad should have left his kids in Scott Park to shower and if students at a high school hockey game acted inappropriately.
We're working hard to make your life easy by providing news you can use, a business directory with information about places you go, real estate information if you're looking to buy or sell a home in the area, job listings and grocery specials.
Thanks for reading over the past two years, and we’re looking forward to continue providing you with great news stories and community events during our third year! If you’re still new to our site, please watch our welcome video to learn how you can participate in the news and events on Chartiers Valley Patch!
Chartiers Valley Patch Top 10 Stories of 2012
1: Police Say Dad Left Kids at Park To Shower – April 11
2: Body of Jimmy Slack Found in Pittsburgh – Jan. 23
3: Chartiers Valley Student Killed in Car Crash – June 21
4: Hostage Standoff at Gateway Center in Pittsburgh Ends Peacefully – Sept. 21
5: Man Allegedly Molested 3-Year-Old Girl – Sept. 13
6: Police Say Man Brought Young Boy Along For Burglary – May 17
7: Bridgeville Man Found Dead After He Fills Bathroom with Poisonous Gas – Sept. 25
8: CV Might Fire School Bus Drivers – May 18
9: Chartiers Valley Students Ejected From Hockey Game – Nov. 15
10: Destinta Movie Theater Reopening Under New Name – Aug. 2
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