Remember When?

Remember When?

A FEW TOWNSHIP EMPLOYEES BEGAN LISTING SOME OF THE “OLD” BUSINESSES IN CHIPPEWA TOWNSHIP • The head went missing from “The Cow” • Stubby’s and Charlies Courtside were the “in” places • Keisters Cabin was where Sal’s restaurant is now • Fox’s pizza was located on Rt....
A Flying Memorial

A Flying Memorial

Photography by: Brad Verlihay | 724-494-6902 | verlihayb@gmail.com When we learn about history, we usually learn about the ‘big picture’; the key players and major events. We don’t always learn about the moments and individuals whose benefit to the public didn’t make...
A Walk Down Chippewa Township Memory Lane

A Walk Down Chippewa Township Memory Lane

Thank you very much to the community for your feedback on the “Remember When?” articles that appeared in the Fall and Winter 2020 issues of Chippewa Life. Some residents called and shared more memories they had of places! Remember when… In 1982, there were four...
The Rock

The Rock

Pictured above: Crew moving the rock that now sits at the corner of Rt. 51 and Darlington Rd. in 1965. Some of you may wonder what the story is behind the “rock” that sits at the corner of Rt. 51 and Darlington Rd. Back in 1965, the  Chippewa Township Road crew found...
How Chippewa’s New Sports Complex Came to Be

How Chippewa’s New Sports Complex Came to Be

In 2002, a committee of residents, members of the school district, and environmentalists met to discuss Chippewa Township’s recreational needs. 17 years later, thanks to research, grants, the help of volunteers and donations, Wright Field at Veterans Park is enjoyed...