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Articles from the May 5, 2009 edition

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 News    May 5, 2009

Free Annual Venture Outdoor Festival includes hiking, biking, rock climbing

The Ninth Annual Venture Outdoors Festival, one of the region's premier outdoor recreation events, will be held Saturday, May 16, rain or shine Point State Park from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Venture Outdoors Festival, sponsored by UPMC Health Plan, is...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Bake Sale

The Arlington Meals on Wheels Program is sponsoring a hot dog and bake sale at the Henry Kaufmann Center, 2201 Salisbury Street during the May 19 Primary Election. The sale will run from 9 a.m.–7 p.m....

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Students learn how to be ‘Promise Ready'

On Monday, April 27, Salem Gubhril, executive director of the Pittsburgh Promise, spoke to an enthusiastic audience of students, parents, staff, and administrators of Pittsburgh Concord, Grandview,...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Price of postage will increase on May 11

As most people probably are aware, it'll cost 44 cents to send a letter beginning May 11. But if you want to save 2¢ a stamp now's the time to stock up on Forever Stamps which are good indefinitely f...

 
 Meetings    May 5, 2009

Candidates' nite at Carrick C.C.

The Carrick Community Council will be holding a meet the candidates' night on May 13, at 7p.m. at the Pittsburgh Roosevelt PreK-5 gymnasium at 17 W Cherryhill Street, Carrick. Candidates for the City of Pittsburgh Mayor as well as the candidates...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Planning forum meets on May 12

The South Side Planning Forum will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at 5:30 p.m. at Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will include two presentations: Peter Margittai will make a presentation concerning Piper's...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Phillips students ‘Sashay into Spring'

On Friday, April 24, Pittsburgh Phillips hosted a “Sashay into Spring” event that was attended by more than 150 parents, students and friends. The event was a culminating activity designed to...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Rummage Sale

Grand View U.P. Church will hold a Rummage Sale on May 6-9, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Among the hidden treasure for sale are: books records dishes, antiques, canning jars and more. Grand View U.P. Church is located at 301Grandview Ave., Mt. Washington. For...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Beginner computer classes in Allentown

The Brashear Neighborhood Employment Center will offer a series of introductory computer classes from Wednesday, May 13 through June 17. The six-week session is designed to take the adult learner with limited experience working with computers to a...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Robert Wagner will be featured singer this week at SSPC's Coffee House

The Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church will present singer, songwriter and guitarist Robert Wagner along with representatives from the Pittsburgh Darfur Emergency Coalition, on Friday, May 8, from 7:30-9:00 p.m. Mr. Wagner, a...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

South Side house tour on May 16

The 18th Annual Historic South Side Home Tour presented by UPMC South Side and Riverset Credit Union will be held on Saturday, May 16 from 10-4 p.m.  This year's event will feature 10 homes ranging from new construction condominiums and townhouses...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Day Reporting Center contributes to Arlington neighborhood clean up

Participants from the Day Reporting Center contributed to this year's Arlington Clean Up on Saturday, April 25. Approximately 25 Day Reporting Center participants collected 87 bags of trash and other discarded items including car parts and shopping...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Redd Ups haul in more than 350 tons of litter

The area's spring Redd Ups sprung loose a lot of litter. Citizens Against Litter tracked more than 200 Redd Ups in five counties (Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland). From reports received for 20 Pittsburgh neighborhoods Citizens...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Dinner honors volunteers as treasures

On Monday, June 1, Arlington Civic Council Annual Dinner will celebrate the value of volunteers.  This year, the catered annual dinner is centered on a fun filled evening of “treasures” and will honor longtime residents. Any one that would...

 
 News    May 5, 2009

Nominate for Arlington CC officers

Arlington Civic Council is accepting nominations for officers for the 2009-2010 term. Officer positions include: president, vice-president, corresponding secretary, recording secretary and treasurer. Any dues paying member may call 412-381-5362 to...

 
 Meetings    May 5, 2009

ACC hosts meeting on spray park

ACC will host a meeting May 11 at 7 p.m. at the Henry Kaufmann Center, 2201 Salisbury St., to discuss plans for a spray park at Fort Hill and the future of the Arlington Gym mural project. All residents are encouraged to attend and share their...

 

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