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USC TODAY Magazine

For 24 years, UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY has served as the official publication of the School District and Township of Upper St. Clair.
UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY  is dedicated to promoting our community, recognizing the gifts and contributions of the people who live and work here.

UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY is made possible through the combined resources of the staff and volunteers of the Township and School District of Upper St. Clair.

Current Issue: Winter 2018

The cover of the Winter 2018 issue of UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY is sponsored by South Hills OBGYN and Dr. Robert Rankin. Read the feature article on pages 10-11 about this full time private practice doctor of obstetrics and gynecology who now provides full time gynecological care to patients. 

Click the image to read the current issue online!

Other interesting articles include: 
-Global Answers for Nicaragua Include USC (page 14)
-The Tale of Two Tannenbaums (page 21)
-Safety First (page 25)
-Recycling Changes Begin January 2, 2019 (page 44)
-Neighborhood Block Parties (page 62)

    Photo of the Week

Take UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY with you on your travels.
See the Winter 2018 issue, page 68. 


Upcoming Issue Guides
Spring 2019: Celebration and Home Improvement

Celebrate with TODAY

Let the Celebrations Begin!

Send a short write up of your recent celebration—a birth, a wedding, an anniversary—along with a high-quality digital photo, naming the person(s) in the photo, left to right. Email text with attached photo to, placing "TODAY" in the subject line of the email.

Share your news with others in TODAY, the official publication of the School District and Township of Upper St. Clair.

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UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY is proud to travel with you, too!

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  • Clear, close-up photo of USC resident(s) holding his or her TODAY magazine.
    Digital photo or hard copy accepted. For digital, attach jpg (at least 300 dpi) and send via email, including required information (see below) in the body of the email. For hard copy, attach post-it to back of the photo, listing the required information (see below).
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Note: Submitted photos and information for this feature section will remain on file for upcoming editions until published.

What Do you See in USC?

A new feature "What Do You See in USC?" provides residents the opportunity to share photos of objects and places taken in the Township. Email an attached high resolution photo to and provide the photographer's name and a detailed description (what, when, where) of the photo in the body of the email.

Note: Submitted photos for this feature section will remain on file for upcoming editions until published. 
Spot 1 - Township Map Spot 2 - Lost Pet Project Spot 3 - USC Today