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Articles from the June 14, 2005 edition

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 News    June 14, 2005

Fun Day at Bon Air Elementary

Fun Day at Bon Air Elementary School included lunch, snacks and the opportunity for the students to play in a giant maze and climb in a big pirate ship. The Fun Day is a free activity held for the...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Fun Day at Bon Air Elementary

Daniele Grentz, 8, a second grader at Bon Air Elementary School enjoys her cotton candy at the school's annual Fun Day for students held last week on the school grounds....

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Applications available now for the annual Georgina Peters Scholarship

The Board of Directors of the Brashear Association will again offer the Georgina Chamberlain Peters Scholarship, awarded annually by the association. The scholarship is given in memory of Georgina Peters, an agency volunteer and board member who...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Carrick On Wheels Safety Day

More than 70 children registered for the annual Carrick On Wheels Safety Day over the weekend sponsored by the 29th Ward Carrick Block Watch, Pittsburgh Police Bike Patrol Zone 2 and the Zone 3...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Brashear will offer summer day camps

This summer the Brashear Association will be offering three distinct camps, each designed to provide a fun, safe and enriching environment for school-aged children. Eco Camp, a three-week environmental camp, will be held at Philip Murray Elementary...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

New shuttle bus will take visitors to the bookends of the South Side

Visiting Pittsburgh's South Side will be even easier than ever before thanks to the new South Sider. The South Sider is a free shuttle that has been developed by Station Square, SouthSide Works, and the South Side Local Development Company (SSLDC)...

 
 Meetings    June 14, 2005

Citywide public safety meeting will be hosted by Zone 3 council

The citywide meeting of Public Safety Councils, hosted by Pittsburgh Police Zones 2 and 3, will meet on Wednesday, June 15 at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria at Brashear High School, Crane Avenue. There will be guest speakers. All Zone 2 and 3 residents are...

 
 Government    June 14, 2005

City council hearing concerns transfer of liquor license to S.S.

A public hearing has been scheduled before City Council on Wednesday, June 15 at 1:30 p.m. in council chambers on Bill No. 1440, approval of an inter-municipal transfer of a restaurant liquor license, No. E-03952 from Pizza Hut of America, Inc.,...

 
 Entertainment    June 14, 2005

High school film makers can enter in C.A.U.S.E. Challenge

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 Entertainment    June 14, 2005

South Side resident featured in PBS's The Appalachians

Wilburn Hayden, Professor / Director of the MSW Program at California University of Pennsylvania and a South Side resident was one of the Appalachian scholars interviewed for the PBS documentary, The Appalachians. The film will be aired in...

 
 Health    June 14, 2005

Warm weather doesn't stop danger of carbon monoxide

The Allegheny County Health Department warned that the end of the heating season and the arrival of warm weather doesn't stop the danger of carbon monoxide poisoning. While most accidental poisonings occur in cold weather and are heating-related,...

 
 Health    June 14, 2005

Quit smoking? ARA wants to know

The American Respiratory Alliance of Western Pennsylvania wants to hear from people who have successfully quit smoking. Over the course of the next several months, the Respiratory Alliance will collect these success stories and print them in a...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Workshop for starting a business

SCORE will offer a Small Business Basics Workshop on Saturday, June 18 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Point Park University, Boulevard of the Allies and Third Avenue in the JVH Theater on the 2nd floor, Downtown. The workshop is designed to help people...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

County offers tips to keep home swimming pools safe

The Allegheny County Health Department urges the following precautions to keep swimming pools safe and help prevent pool-related injuries and infections this summer. •  Never leave children unattended in or around a pool.  A fence or barrier at...

 
 By Al Lowe    Obituaries    June 14, 2005

Betty Koffler, former editor of the South Hills Record, the Server

Elizabeth L. “Betty” Koffler, of Brookline, who edited the South Hills Record from 1964 to 1982, had a life filled with small adventures. Virginia Leas, of Whitehall, a friend from Mrs. Koffler's youth in Overbrook, recalled her adventurous...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Flea market this Saturday in Knoxville

The Knoxville United Church will sponsor a flea market on Saturday, June 18 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch items including ham barbeque, soup and potato and macaroni salads will be available at reasonable prices. There will also be free coffee. The...

 
 Health    June 14, 2005

Donate blood, get a chance to win a gasoline gift card

Central Blood Bank is asking blood donors to participate in the opportunity win gasoline gift cards. The program will run through Saturday, July 30 and entry forms will be available at all Central Blood Bank mobile blood drives and community donor...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

State grant helps Brashear with needed renovations

Left holding the buck(s) were children in the daycare program at the Brashear Center in South Side. State Rep. Harry Readshaw (right) was able to facilitate a $10,000 grant for Brashear that will be...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

Register children for Phillips school

Phillips Elementary School is accepting registration for the 2005-2006 school year for children who live in the Phillips feeder area which is basically the South Side Flats. Children need to be five years old by September, 1, 2005 in order to be...

 
 News    June 14, 2005

CHS Class of ‘75 will hold reunion to celebrate 30th

The Carrick High School Class of 1975, the largest graduating class in the history of Carrick High, will celebrate its 30th Anniversary Reunion on Friday, June 24, with a dinner/dance at the South Hills Country Club. The cost per person is $45....

 

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