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 News    April 29, 2008

Community discussion on four new 6-12 learning communities in Pgh.

“Excel.9-12: Community Input into the Plan for High School Excellence,” a series of community forums designed to give the public an opportunity to learn about Pittsburgh Public Schools' proposals for four new 6-12 learning communities and to...

 News    April 29, 2008

CHS reunion

Carrick High School's Class of 1988 will conduct its 20th reunion on Sunday, May 25 from 5-10 p.m. at Salvatore's Restaurant, 5001 Curry Road in Baldwin/Whitehall. For information contact Rev. Thomas Burke at 412-621-4951, ext. 13, or email...

 News    April 29, 2008

Health Technology alumni welcome at Community Day

Carrick High School invites Health Technology alumni to have lunch with current students on Friday, May 30 anytime from 10:38 a.m. to 12:54 p.m. to share their post graduate work experiences during their first Community Day. To participate call...

 News    April 29, 2008

Area native one of PA's top 50 women in business

Linda Ruckert, owner of Linda's Imprinted Products, was recently named to the Pennsylvania's Best 50 Women in Business list. She was chosen by an independent panel of judges based on dedication to business growth, professional and personal...

 News    April 29, 2008

Spring Book Sale coming up at the Carrick branch library

The Carrick branch of Carnegie Library will hold a Spring Book Sale on Tuesday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The sale features adult and children's...

 News    April 29, 2008

Spring Bazaar

The Mount Washington Senior Center will hold its annual Spring Bazaar/Fundraiser on Friday, May 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be a flea market, raffles, hot food, Chinese auction and more. The center is at 122 Virginia Aven...

 Kids    April 29, 2008

Register now for Arlington Rec. Rookie Ball

Arlington Recreation Center is conducting Rookie Ball sign-ups for ages 3-6 years. Practice begins the second week of May. There are no fees – the Pirates are sponsoring the program. Call Erin at 412-488-8397 for more informatio...

 Meetings    April 29, 2008

Good Neighbor Agreement on tap for So. Side Chamber

Josette Fitzgibbons will outline the Good Neighbor Agreement proposed for the South Side at the May 1 luncheon meeting of the South Side Chamber of Commerce. She will discuss the background behind the proposed agreement and future steps. The lunch...

 News    April 29, 2008

Knoxville Library gigantic book sale

On Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Knoxville branch of Carnegie Library will host a Gigantic Indoor-Outdoor Book Sale. There will be bargains galore and during the last hour of the sale shoppers can fill a bag with treasures for only $1....

 Government    April 29, 2008

Local hearing scheduled for the Pgh. Zoning Board

Pittsburgh's Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled one public hearing of interest to South Pittsburgh residents for Thursday, May 8 at 8:50 a.m. in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone...

 News    April 29, 2008

Health ministries benefits from PSO concert with Issac Hayes

Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium is participating in the PSO Community Partners Concert on Thursday, June 26, designed “to give back to those who give so much to Pittsburgh.” All the associated costs are either donated or underwritten so...

 Meetings    April 29, 2008

Friends of the Urban Forest at next Carrick CC meeting

There will be a Carrick Community Council meeting on Wednesday, May 14 at 7 p.m. at the Concord Elementary School on Brownsville Road Guest speakers include: Danielle Crumrine, executive director, and Matt Erb, director of Urban Forestry, from...

 Meetings    April 29, 2008

Boris Weinstein, elections on agenda for Arlington CC

Citizens Against Litter founder Boris Weinstein will be the speaker at the Arlington Civic Council (ACC) on Monday, May 5 at 7 p.m. Mr. Weinstein is known for his charismatic presentation and passion to help Pittsburgh become a clean city. This prese...

 News    April 29, 2008

South classes of 1958 holding reunion June17

The Class of 1958 from South High and South Vocational High Schools will be held June 17 at the Polish Falcons Nest 8, 60 South 18th Street, and June 18 at the Sokol Club, 2900 Carson Street, South Side. Contact Anne (Visnich) Rost at

 News    April 29, 2008

Spring rummage sale Sat., May 3 at SS Presbyterian

The South Side Presbyterian Church will hold its Spring Rummage and Food sale on Saturday, May 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A great variety of household items, clothing, coats, shoes, toys, furniture, books, jewelry and more will be available. Also,...

 News    April 29, 2008

Kids fashion show in Allentown

Girl Scout Troop 60 will present “Steppin' In High Places,” a fashion show for kids on May 3. The fashion show will take place from 1-4 p.m. at the Hilltop Senior Center, 631 East Warrington Avenue in Allentown. Fashions will be provided by Nu2U...


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