Friday, March 8, 2013
Both women are being charged with DUI.
Castle Shannon Woman Arrested A Baldwin Township police officer stopped a motorist on McNeilly Road at around 1:19 a.m. on Sunday for speeding and failing to obey a traffic light at the Sussex Avenue-McNeilly intersection, Baldwin Township police Chief Terrence P. O'Brien said. The officer reported smelling alcohol coming from the motorist—Renee Herring, 31, of Belleville Street in Castle Shannon Borough—O'Brien said, and put her through a field-sobriety test, which she failed. She was then arrested and taken to St. Clair Hospital for a blood test (results pending). Police are charging Herring with suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. Crafton Woman Arrested A Baldwin Township police officer stopped a motorist on McNeilly at…
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Both arrests occurred on Feb. 16.
Part I Working in cooperation with the Mt. Lebanon Area DUI Task Force, a Baldwin Township police officer stopped a motorist in the 2600 block of Route 88 in Pittsburgh's Overbrook neighborhood at around 12:12 a.m. on Feb. 16 for erratic driving, Baldwin Township police Chief Terrence P. O'Brien said. Brian Daetwyler, 33, of Village Green Drive in the Heritage Hills complex of Jefferson Hills Borough, was speeding and crossing the center line in the 100 block of McNeilly Road, O'Brien said. Daetwyler displayed signs of intoxication, O'Brien said, before the officer put him through breath-analyzer and field-sobriety tests, which he failed, and took him to the Mt. Lebanon police station for a blood test (results pending). Police are charging…
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Lots of Baldwin-Whitehall area restaurants, shops and other great places can be found in our directory. Review them here!
This week's local restaurant spotlight is the Getaway Cafe, located on Sussex Avenue in Baldwin Township. The restaurant is a favorite in the township and its surrounding area and is known for its friendly atmosphere and diverse menu of soups, salads, pastas and other main courses. The Getaway also was a Baldwin-Whitehall Patch 2012 Readers' Choice runner-up for Best Outdoor Dining. Have you been to this restaurant? Review it on the Getaway Cafe directory listing. --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the (free) daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Christmas arrives on McNeilly Road.
Santa and Mrs. Claus made their way to Baldwin Township on Sunday night to light up the Christmas season, and township resident Robert Snyder was there to capture images from the event. The Clauses arrived at the ALDI parking lot at the intersection of McNeilly Road and Sussex Avenue at around 6 p.m. by way of a Castle Shannon Volunteer Fire Department truck. (Castle Shannon's firefighters service Baldwin Township.) Residents from Baldwin and other surrounding communities gathered in the parking lot near a large township Christmas tree as goodie bags were handed out to children, who also posed for a picture on Santa's lap. The Baldwin Township Business and Professional Association organizes the annual light-up night. Snyder uploaded his …