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Articles from the April 22, 2008 edition

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 Meetings    April 22, 2008

Mayor on agenda at 30th Ward

The 30th Ward Knoxville Block Watch will meet on Monday, April 28, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church, corner of Brownsville Road and Margaret Street. Guest speakers include: Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, Councilman Bruce A. Kraus, District...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Flea market

The Saint Clair AA Seniors will sponsor their annual Flea Market and Bake Sale on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. featuring lots of great bargains. Lunch is also available. The center is at 2400 Spring Street. Call 412-432-7995 for more...

 
 Meetings    April 22, 2008

Judge King on agenda at CBA

The Carrick Business Association will meet on Thursday, April 24 at Michael's Restaurant, 3052 Churchview Avenue. The meeting is at 6:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. The cost is $15. Call Sue Gleockl at 412-884-4932 for a reservation. The guest...

 
 Meetings    April 22, 2008

Celebrate Allentown on Thursday with A-CDC

The Allentown CDC will feature positive aspects of the community at its April 24 Meeting, scheduled to start at 7 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. The meeting will have a full agenda with guest speakers including: State...

 
 Health    April 22, 2008

Science takes aim at battlefield injury in massive project grant

The University of Pittsburgh's McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine has been selected as one of the leaders of a national $85 million program to use the science of regenerative medicine to develop new treatments for wounded soldiers. A new...

 
 Entertainment    April 22, 2008

A Marriage Minuet opening at City Theatre

City Theatre will present the contemporary sex farce A Marriage Minuet, written by David Wiltse and directed by Tracy Brigden, from May 1 – 25, 2008 on City Theatre's 272-seat Mainstage.  In A...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Annual Iris Show will be held at the Phipps Garden Center in May

The Pittsburgh Iris and Daylily Society is getting ready for their annual iris show. Now in its 56th year, the juried cut flower show is sponsored by the American Iris Society and offers an opportunity to iris gardeners in the western Pennsylvania...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Silver Eye offering photography workshops for teens this summer

Silver Eye Center for Photography on the South Side will hold a series of intensive four-day workshops for teens 13 to 17 years old this summer: Getting Started with Digital Photography, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., with a choice between: Session 1: Tues. -...

 
 Health    April 22, 2008

Higher income limits will go into effect for WIC on May 1

The Allegheny County Health Department has released higher income limits for its Women, Infants and Children (WIC) supplemental nutrition program take effect on May 1. “WIC isn't just for families on public assistance. Eligibility is based on both...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Top 101 teachers will be honored at Celebration of Teaching

The Teacher Excellence Center has announced the top 101 teachers to be honored at its fifth annual Celebration of Teaching. On Thursday, April 24 at the Carnegie Music Hall, 101 honorees will be recognized on stage at the Celebration of Teaching and...

 
 Health    April 22, 2008

Free health screenings on the Hilltop

Free health screenings are available monthly at the St. John Vianney Food Bank. The Spirit of Health Van, a collaborative effort between the Sisters of St. Francis, Duquesne University School of Pharmacy and the Mercy Parish Nurse Program serves the...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Health ministries benefits from PSO concert with Issac Hayes

Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium is participating in the PSO Community Partners Concert, designed “to give back to those who give so much to Pittsburgh.” All the associated costs are either donated or underwritten so that the price of the...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium hires new executive director

The Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium (HHMC) recently appointed a new executive director, Steve Hellner-Burris. Mr. Hellner-Burris brings significant expertise to HHMC with his experience in the non-profit arena. Most recently, he served as the...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Carnegie Museum of Art to celebrate Red Hat Society

Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History are calling all Red Hat Society Ladies to enter their chapter to win a ‘Birthday' Tea and Tour, in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Red Hat Society and their philosophy that aging can be fun. One...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

FHA loan limits temporarily increased

With all of the challenges consumers are facing in today's housing market, there is some good news. The loan limits for FHA products have been temporarily increased nationwide, which will allow more borrowers to experience the benefits and protectio...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Spaghetti Dinner in Knoxville

The Knoxville Christian Church will hold its semi-annual Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale on Saturday, April 26 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. The meal includes spaghetti dinner, salad, Italian bread, hot or cold drink and homemade dessert. The cost is $6.50 for...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Turn off the tube and computer this week

The Allegheny County Health Department is encouraging families with children 8 to 18 years of age to take part in National Turnoff Week April 21 – 27 and limit their kids' time in front of a TV, video or computer screen. “Turnoff Week is an...

 
 News    April 22, 2008

Brashear alumni exhibits photography work at center through April

The Brashear Association hosted A Photographic Exhibit of Recent Works by Gabriel Szafranski on Wednesday, April 9. A graduate of the Brashear Association's Arts Apprenticeship Program and a lifelong...

 

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