Story Archive August 18 2011

Man shot, collapses outside Mayfair house

Police say he was critically wounded after an argument with the shooter, who remains at large.

Car club hits the brakes in quest for new headquarters

The Secret Society Vehicle Club needs a zoning variance. The club's treasurer recently tried to dispel the doubts of opponents reluctant to offer their blessing.

Defendant in assault must have mental-health tests

A judge orders the evaluation as part of ongoing efforts to determine whether Shawn Aiken is competent to stand trial on charges related to the March 2010 attack.

Suspect sought in Bustleton slaying

The victim was shot to death. Police discovered his body in a car on Tremont Street.

Motorcycle riders can register for Flight 93 ceremony

The organization Brothers for Flight 93 will ride to Shanksville, Pa., to observe the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11 terror attacks.

Police release sketch of park rape suspect

Investigators believe that he may be linked to a similar sexual assault last month.

He's up to the challenge

As the new principal of Fels High School, Shawn M. McGuigan wants to emphasize academics, student pride, and earn the community's respect.

At your service

Two groups that help war veterans team up for a great mission: They're helping America's heroes to cut through red tape.

Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2011 edition

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