Friday, March 22, 2013
Here is a list of resources, events and services in honor of the Jewish observance.
It's almost time to break out the matzo. Passover arrives on March 25 this year, when Jews across the world will come together to retell the Exodus story over four cups of wine (or grape juice for those who can't indulge), and of course, a large, festive feast. Passover Traditions As the story goes, during their flight from slavery, the Jews did not have enough time for their dough to rise, resulting in a flaky cracker that is eaten instead of bread for a full week during Passover. The diet changes go beyond bread, however, and depend on family tradition. As a general rule, just look for the "Kosher for Passover" label, which, thankfully, spreads to more products year after year. Prior to the observance, Jews clean their homes and get rid …
Monday, February 25, 2013
Here are some local job listings.
Here are some of the latest job openings in and near the Baldwin-Whitehall area. To see more information on each job, click on the links below. Housekeeping Aide at HCR ManorCare (Whitehall Borough) The Housekeeping Aide performs a variety of general housekeeping/cleaning duties in various areas to maintain the center in a sanitary, safe, attractive and orderly condition. FT Account Analyst Associate at Bottom Dollar Food (Baldwin Borough) Candidate must be willing to work at any of the Bottom Dollar stores in the Pittsburgh area. Responsibilities include overseeing the activities of properly receiving direct store deliveries, managing inventory levels of such vendors and ensuring scanning and price integrity. HR Assistant at The Academy …
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Here are some local job openings.
Here are some of the latest job openings in and near the Baldwin-Whitehall area. To see more information on each job, click on the links below. Part-Time EMT Paramedic for MedExpress (Brentwood Borough) Someone is needed to support the practitioners in providing fast, great care to MedExpress patients. Accounting Clerk for FMS Solutions (Pleasant Hills Borough) The duties of this position include processing accounts payable transactions, payroll time entry, sales and DSD file uploads, assistance with bank reconciliations, packing and shipping, processing computer reports, and other general office duties. Production Assistant for CW Carlson Remodeling (Bethel Park) A home remodeling company near the borders of Baldwin and Whitehall boroughs…
Monday, February 4, 2013
Here's a look at some local job listings.
Here are some of the latest job openings in and near the Baldwin-Whitehall area. To see more information on each job, click on the links below. Full-time Fresh Associate at Bottom Dollar Food (Baldwin Borough) Performs the activities associated with properly receiving, handling and stocking of product in the Produce, Meat and Bakery departments. Full-time Nanny for One Child (Baldwin Borough) Nanny needed in the mornings and in the afternoons. Help for Dog Needed (15236 area) Looking for someone who is patient, caring and loves animals. Someone who can work four nights per week letting dog out and maybe giving him some play time overnight. He is a Jack Russell and will be 1 year old in March. Asset Protection Associate Job at Century III …
Monday, January 28, 2013
Here's a look at five local job listings.
Here are some of the latest job openings in and near the Baldwin-Whitehall area. To see more information on each job, click on the links below. Residential Counselor for InVision Human Services (Baldwin Borough) InVision Human Services (formerly Sharp Visions) is an innovative, nonprofit human services organization providing customized support for people with challenging disabilities. Currently seeking dedicated, enthusiastic Residential Counselors to work in Comprehensive Living in the Baldwin area. Cashier at Best Buy—Century III (West Mifflin Borough) Responsible for providing friendly, fast and accurate processing of all types of customer transactions. This role is key in ensuring that no customer is ever left without service, or …
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Whether you need sugar or a stamp, Patch has you covered.
Need another bottle of wine? Forget the milk? Wanna hit the gym? Here's a list of what's open and closed in and around Baldwin Borough, Whitehall Borough and Baldwin Township on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. If you know of an entity either in Baldwin-Whitehall or nearby that has special holiday hours and is not included in this article, please leave the name of that place along with its hours in the comments section below. Government Offices: Baldwin Borough Municipal Office - Closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Whitehall Borough Municipal Office - Open on Christmas Eve from 8:30 a.m.-noon; closed on Christmas Day. Baldwin Township Municipal Office - Open on Christmas Eve from 8:30 a.m.-noon; closed on Christmas Day. Post Offices…
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Where to buy a Powerball ticket in Baldwin-Whitehall and the odds of winning the jackpot.
The historic Powerball jackpot rose to a record $500 million on Tuesday, and many Baldwin-Whitehall residents are expected to purchase a ticket on Wednesday—if they haven't already. According to this Pennsylvania Lottery Web page, there are quite a few places to purchase a Powerball ticket in Baldwin-Whitehall. There has been no Powerball winner since Oct. 6. The chance of winning the $500 million jackpot is 1 in 175,223,510. The Powerball is drawn every Wednesday and Saturday night at 10:59 p.m. Ticket sales are cut off at least 59 minutes before the draw. Each ticket costs $2. Good luck. You'll need it! --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Friday, November 23, 2012
What small business would you like to try in Baldwin-Whitehall?
With Small Business Saturday here on Nov. 24, we're starting this conversation: If you could open any small business in Baldwin Borough, Whitehall Borough or Baldwin Township, what would it be and why? We've posted quite a few Visions for Vacancies articles, but now, we're asking you what business that you'd like to try yourself to make successful in our district. You can pick the spot—Route 51, Curry Commons, Caste Village, Streets Run Road, McNeilly Road, Brownsville Plaza, Churchview Avenue or somewhere else. You name it. What would you sell, and why? --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Friday, November 2, 2012
A corner storefront is available for lease.
Bottom Dollar Food opened in the Brownsville Plaza in south Baldwin Borough in January, occupying 24,141 square feet of once-vacant space and joining Dave's Terrace Bakery (3,271 square feet), Dr. Howard S. Pittle (3,184) and Sargo's Barber Shop (613) as plaza tenants. Kinesis Physical Therapy then opened in August and put 2,148 more square feet to good use. At some point, Boost Mobile also came along and leased 843 square feet of plaza space. But as of Nov. 1, the Brownsville Plaza still has one vacant storefront—a 2,725-square-foot spot situated nicely at the building's front-right corner. The spot most recently housed Instant Vacation Tanning. Barry S. Rogers is the real estate manager for the Brownsville Plaza. Rogers represents …
Monday, June 18, 2012
Tell us which is the best place for men's haircuts in B-W so that we can find out the Readers' Choice 2012 winner.
What is the best place for men's haircuts in Baldwin-Whitehall? Patch is asking you, your friends, your family, your neighbors, your co-workers and anyone else who knows about Baldwin-Whitehall to vote for the best businesses, services and professionals in Baldwin Borough, Whitehall Borough and Baldwin Township. We didn't receive any nominations in a best place for men's haircuts category, so we started a poll above with our own nominations. Now, we're asking you to vote for a winner by Aug. 17! We encourage you to vote in ALL of our categories. Click here for the complete list. Thank you in advance for your participation. Don't forget to tell your friends on Facebook, Twitter and email!