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Articles from the September 9, 2008 edition

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 Front Page    September 9, 2008

With thanks

Mount Oliver Area Chamber of Commerce treasurer Cookie Yoder and president Ralph Woods present State Rep. Harry Readshaw with a token of appreciation for his work in facilitating a $10,000 grant that...

 
 Government    September 9, 2008

Local hearings scheduled for the Pgh. Zoning Board

Pittsburgh's Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 171/08 on...

 
 Meetings    September 9, 2008

Slopes assoc. meets tonight

The next meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association will be today, September 9 at 7 p.m. at Saint Paul of the Cross Monastery Retreat Center, 148 Monastery Street. The community is welcome....

 
 Kids    September 9, 2008

Wild Water Weekend at the Carnegie Science Center

Throughout the vast oceans that cover the Earth, the giant icecaps at the North and South poles, and the wide rivers that run through Pittsburgh, there exist millions of unique creatures, both known and undiscovered, living in some of the most...

 
 Entertainment    September 9, 2008

S.H. Art League will be screening new members

The South Hills Art League will be accepting registrations for its 2008 New Member Screening from September 1-18. The screening date is September 22 at 6:15 p.m. at the Unitarian Church in Mount Lebanon. Artists 18 years or older, living in the...

 
 Meetings    September 9, 2008

Planning forum meets tonight

The regular monthly meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be held on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at 5:30 pm at Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. Commander McNeilly will provide a public safety briefing at 5:15 p.m....

 
 Entertainment    September 9, 2008

Academy of South Side receives funding

The Academy of the South Side has recently received its first operational support from the Laurel Foundation. After surviving and growing as a grass roots organization based on volunteer hours, The Academy has taken a step forward in their mission...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Sign language classes at the Brentwood Library

Another eight-week class for those interested in beginners' sign language will be offered at the Brentwood Library starting Monday, Sept. 15 at 6:30 p.m. Those who want to refresh their knowledge are also encouraged to attend. The class will be...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Parents Club in Carrick

Beginning with Books Center for Early Literacy is bringing the Raising Readers Parents Club to the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Carrick. This free program provides an opportunity to discuss concerns parents may have about their child's reading,...

 
 Kids    September 9, 2008

Celebrate favorite book characters at S.S. Library

Celebrate favorite book characters on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the South Side Library with stories, games and puppet making. Children ages 2-9 can also bring a favorite action figure, doll, or stuffed animal representing their favorite book character...

 
 Kids    September 9, 2008

Market House registering kids for activities

The Market House Children's Athletic Association will conduct registrations for the fall indoor activities on Monday, Sept. 15 and Thursday, Sept. 18 from 6-8 p.m. in the second floor gym. A variety of sports including soccer, kickball, hockey and...

 
 Health    September 9, 2008

The ‘Joy of Stress' on tap for Woman to Woman

The next Hilltop Health Ministries Consortium “Woman to Woman” meeting will be September 19 at 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 601 Brownsville Road in Mt. Oliver. Sandra Gilmore, RN, MS, Outreach nurse for UPMC Living At Home Program, will...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Flea market and bake sale

The Knoxville Christian Church will hold a Flea Market and Bake Sale on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be household items, clothing and miscellaneous items for sale at bargain prices. The church is at Knox Avenue and Charles...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Boro seniors welcome at rec. association luncheon

The Mount Oliver Recreation Association will sponsor a free senior citizens light luncheon and entertainment by “Legends” on Thursday, Sept. 25 at Casne World, 325 Hays Avenue. Doors open at 11 a.m. with lunch served at 11:30 a.m. The...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Statewide smoking ban begins Sept. 11

Pennsylvania's new Clean Indoor Air law will take effect on Thursday, September 11. The new law bans cigarette, cigar and pipe smoking in restaurants, office buildings, schools, sports arenas, theatres, and bus and train stations. Limited exceptions...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Celebrate with senior centers

Allentown and Elder-ado senior citizen centers will celebrate Senior Center Week at the Hilltop Center, 631 E. Warrington Ave., on Wednesday, Sept. 10. Members of the communities are welcome to come and see what happens at the centers and have fun...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Volunteers needed for collection event on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Station Square

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Household Hazardous Waste Task Force is looking for volunteers to help staff a household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Station Square on South Side. Volunteer tasks include traffic counting,...

 
 News    September 9, 2008

Conservation Consultants moves ahead with green roof, initiative

For the past 30 years, Conservation Consultants, Inc. (CCI) has been a cornerstone of the environmental community in Southwest Pennsylvania. Established in 1978, it has gained a local, national and international reputation for providing...

 

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