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Articles from the August 26, 2008 edition

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 Front Page    August 26, 2008

A deflating experience

Even a power outage couldn't deflate the good time at the Carrick CornFest. The neighborhood event featured food, games, music and fun in a family friendly atmosphere....

 
 Front Page    August 26, 2008

Cleaning up on the South Side

Cleaning up on the South Side were South Side Slopes residents Matt Scoletti (left) and Matt Schaefer. In addition to cleaning up, the South Side Community Council's Graffiti Watch held its third...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Elder-ados closed for Labor Day

Elder-ado Senior Centers will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. Centers will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 2....

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Rally Day

Rally Day Service and lunch will be held at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 601 Brownsville Rd., Mount Oliver (across from McDonald's) on Sunday, Sept. 7. On Rally Day, they will begin a new year of Christian Education-Children and Adult...

 
 Service News    August 26, 2008

Bus trip for WWII vets to Washington, DC

World War II veterans can register for a free one-day bus trip to the WWII National Memorial in Washington, D.C. scheduled for this fall. The busses will leave at 6 a.m. and return at approximately 9 a.m. A box lunch and dinner will be provided. A...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

South Side preschool holding open house

The South Side Presbyterian Church Preschool, “A Caring Place to Grow,” will hold an Open House and Orientation Day on Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon. All interested people are welcome to bring their preschool-age children to experience...

 
 Health    August 26, 2008

Free exercise class designed for people with arthritis

Those who have problems with any of the many forms of arthritis are eligible to attend the Arthritis Exercise Program offered by The Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium Parish Nurse Program. These exercises are approved and recommended by the...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Steeler games on the big screen at Brentwood Library

The Brentwood Library is gearing up for the 2008 Steeler season with more Steeler Sundays. The first one will be September 7 at 1 p.m. Join friends and watch the game against the Houston Texans on a 42" big screen television and bring your own...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Register children now for preschool

Parents can to register their children for half day pre-kindergarten classes through the Pittsburgh Public Schools at the Hilltop Community Children's Center. Wrap around full day care is available for working parents or those attending school....

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Hockey club holds car wash

The Carrick Hockey Club will hold a car wash at Busy Beaver on Rt. 88 on September 7, from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. The price of the car wash is $7. The hockey club will also be selling drinks and hot dogs. The Carrick hockey players are washing cars as a...

 
 Meetings    August 26, 2008

MOACC will hold program at tower

The Mount Oliver Area Chamber of Commerce will conduct its first Recognition Program on Thursday, Sept. 4 at 10:30 a.m. at the Mount Oliver Clock Tower triangle. The program will recognize individuals who support the community and have a passion and...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

29th Ward Block Watch will honor JoAnn Herman

The 29th Ward Carrick Block Watch is planning a 25th Anniversary and Recognition Dinner to honor JoAnn Herman, founder and coordinator of the block watch. This event will take place on September 20, from 6 - 11 p.m. at the The Royal Place, 2660...

 
 News    August 26, 2008

Meet the principals in Beltzhoover

The Greater Beltzhoover Interagency Network Meeting will hold its Ninth Annual Meet the Principals on Thursday, Sept. 4 from 6-7:15 p.m. at the Upper McKinley Park Recreation Center, 900 Delmont Avenue. Featured guests include Dr. Jennifer Murphy,...

 
 Meetings    August 26, 2008

Learn more about Allentown Mainstreets program

The Allentown Mainstreets Program will be the topic for the August 28 community meeting of the Allentown Community Development Corp. at 7 p.m. in the basement of the Saint John Vianney Parish Center, 823 Climax Street (enter from the parking lot)....