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Korean Service medal is available for veterans who served 1950-53

A Korean Service medal is now available for veterans who served between June 25, 1950 and July 27, 1953. For more information call the Governor's Veterans Outreach and Assistance Center at 1-800-442-6815 or at 724-837-7988. Proof of military service...

 

Fall festival at St. Sylvester

Saint Sylvester Church will celebrate its annual Fall Festival through Sept. 3 from 7-11 p.m. nightly. The event features rides and games, refreshments for purchase, pony rides and a petting zoo Aug. 30 and Sept. 1 from 7-9 p.m., and the Mary Ellen...

 

Planning forum meets Sept. 13

The South Side Planning Forum will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda includes a presentation, and updates from the LTV Steering Committee, information on South...

 

Borough neighborhood watch will learn more about ‘Safe Site'

The next meeting of the Mount Oliver Neighborhood Watch will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 8, in Council Chambers at the Mount Oliver Borough Building, 150 Brownsville Road. Borough residents are welcome to come and learn more about the...

 

Career classes for displaced parents and homemakers

The New Choices/New Options Career Development Program of Carlow University for single parents and displaced homemakers will begin free day and evening career development classes, along with computer classes, beginning at the end of September in...

 

Series helps out those who want to buy a new home

Nazareth Housing Services is collaborating with PNC Community Development Banking to present a Homebuyer's Club, a series designed to help potential homeowners learn the process and become educated consumers. The five week course will be on Tuesdays...

 

Knoxville library computer classes

The Knoxville branch of Carnegie Library will host a series of hands-on computer classes for seniors to learn how to use the computer and the Internet, and how to find health information with those tools. Classes will be taught by the Duquesne...

 

Mount Oliver crime watch celebrates one year anniversary with party

The Mount Oliver Neighborhood Watch celebrated its first anniversary with a picnic and party at Transverse Park on August 14. Plenty of fun, food, face painting, games, refreshments and a “Battle...

 

Carrick block watch meeting Sept. 12

The next meeting of the 29th Ward Carrick Block Watch will be Monday, Sept. 12 in the Roosevelt School at 7 p.m. The school is at W. Cherryhill and Brownsville Road....

 

Elder-ado centers closed for Labor Day

All Elder-ado Senior Centers will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 5. The centers will reopen on Tuesday at the usual time....

 

Task force will meet in Allentown

The next meeting of the Allentown Main Street Task Force will be Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 6 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Citizens Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue....

 

Ladies luncheon in Mount Oliver at the fire hall

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Mount Oliver Fire Department will hold their next monthly luncheon on Wednesday, Sept. 7 at noon in the fire hall, 120 Brownsville Road. The donation is $6 per person and tickets can be purchased at the door. Everyone is...

 

Training slated for volunteers in Elder Outreach program

A volunteer training event for the Elder Outreach Volunteer Program will be held on Saturday Sept. 17 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 601 Brownsville Rd., from 10-11:30 a.m. The Elder Outreach Volunteer Program is part of the Hill Top Health Ministries C...

 

Phillips Elementary will host Open House before first day of school

The first day of school for the students in grades 1-5 at Phillips Elementary and other public elementary schools throughout the city will be on Thursday, Sept. 1. This year Phillips Elementary School welcomes students and their parents to visit the...

 

‘Bridge Club' next up for the Veronica's Veil Players

The Veronica's Veil Players will present the comic drama, The Octette Bridge Club by P.J. Barry on September 2, 3, 4, 9, 10 and 11, in the Veronica's Veil Auditorium, 44 Pius Street, South Side Slopes. For two of our six performances,...

 

Crowns author will attend special post-show presentation at City

Post-show on Sunday, Oct. 9, photographer Michael Cunningham will give a slide show and lecture about how he came up with the idea for Crowns: Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats. After, he will do a book signing in City Theatre's Gordon Lounge....

 

City Theatre will open 2005-06 season with production of Crowns

City Theatre will open its 2005-06 season with Crowns, Regina Taylor's play with music celebrating the history and spirit of African American women and their fabulous hats.Crowns will run on City...

 

Readshaw's annual monumental ride coming up

The appropriate anniversary gift should be made of wood, but there will be little of that around when state Rep. Harry Readshaw (D-Allegheny) and A.B.A.T.E. of Pennsylvania stage the fifth annual Ride for the Monuments from Harrisburg to Gettysburg...

 

Borough approves bids for new garage

Mount Oliver borough council approved the bid of DeMarco Construction Company, Inc. of Clairton to construct a steel building adjacent to the borough's municipal building. Council approved DeMarco's low bid of $183,873 among three contractors for a...

 

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