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Articles from the October 28, 2008 edition

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 News    October 28, 2008

History Center exhibits some of Pittsburgh area innovations

In celebration of Pittsburgh's 250th anniversary, the Senator John Heinz History Center will open a new exhibition, Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation, that traces Western Pennsylvania's indelible imprint on both our nation and our world. Set to...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Neighborhood welcome to share in Phillips 50th Anniversary

The South Side community and all former students, teachers, and staff are welcome to attend the Phillips Elementary School's 50th Anniversary Celebration and Open House on Nov. 17. The event will take place from 6-8 p.m. Those who would like to...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Senior bowling

Citiparks SeniorInterests will sponsor a nine-pin, no-tap Bowling Party to kick off the Senior Games at Princess Lanes, 540 Weyman Road, Caste Village Shopping Plaza on Friday, Nov. 21 from noon to 3 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. The cost is $4.50...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Day of Prayer on Election eve

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church at 601 Brownsville Rd., Mount Oliver, is offering a “Day of Prayer on Election Eve”, Monday Nov. 3. The sanctuary will be open for visitation and prayer from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. They welcome everyone to spend...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Grace Episcopal Church will provide Thanksgiving Dinner

Grace Episcopal Church, 319 West Sycamore Street in Mt. Washington, will prepare and serve a complete Thanksgiving dinner for anyone in the community who would like to join them. The free meal will be served from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Thursday,...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Lighthouse Cathedral offers free Thanksgiving Dinner

Lighthouse Cathedral will hold a free Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 28, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. prepared and served by the members of Lighthouse Cathedral. The Thanksgiving Dinner will be take place at 810 Fisher Street. Registration...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Carrick Library has programs for families during November

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Carrick welcomes families to stop in to the library for Family Craft Time on Saturday, Nov. 1. Family Craft Time runs from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Drop in anytime to make fall and Thanksgiving crafts for all ages....

 
 Entertainment    October 28, 2008

Banska Stiavnica showcased in photo exhibit at Point Park

The exhibit “Banska Stiavnica” will be showcased by Slovak photographer, Rastislav Misik, in a photography exhibition from October 16-November 30 at Point Park University, Thayer Hall Gallery, second floor.  The exhibit is named after the city...

 
 Entertainment    October 28, 2008

Long Story Short kicks off City Theatre's 34th Season

City Theatre, on South Side, begins its 34th season with Long Story Short, a brand-new musical by the award-winning team of Brendan Milburn and Valerie Vigoda. Directed by Tracy Brigden, this world premiere is a co-production of Pittsburgh's City...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Day of Reflection at Monastery hosted by St. Sylvester's women

Saint Sylvester Women's Guild will sponsor a Day of Reflection at Saint Paul's Monastery, South Side, on Thursday, Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The program includes a conference, confession, liturgy and lunch. The cost is $25 per person....

 
 Health    October 28, 2008

Flu shot immunization clinic at Grace Episcopal Church Nov. 5

Health Hope Network (formerly the Visiting Nurse Foundation) will hold a flu immunization clinic on Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church. Medicare, Security Blue, Freedom Blue, and Medigap insurance will be accepted;...

 
 Health    October 28, 2008

Free flu shots this Saturday at UPMC South Side hospital

UPMC South Side will host a Free Flu Shot Clinic on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon or while supplies last. Vaccines will be available to area residents, over the age of 16, on a first-come, first-served basis, in the UPMC South Side hospital...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Spaghetti dinner November 15

Concord Presbyterian Church will sponsor a Spaghetti Dinner on Satur-day, Nov. 15 fro 4-7 p.m. The meal includes spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, rolls and butter, beverage and dessert. Adults are $7.50 and children 10 and under $3. Everyone is...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Election Day spaghetti dinner in Arlington

The Arlington Meals On Wheels program, will host a spaghetti dinner on Election Day Tuesday, Nov. 4 from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. at 2201 Salisbury Street next to the Arlington Gym. The meal will include spaghetti and meatballs, garlic bread, salad and...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Fundraiser will have an Italian flavor

The South Side Presbyterian Church will host its Third Annual Spaghetti Dinner Buonissimo! fund-raiser on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 4-8 p.m. The dinner features a variety of sauces, pasta, tossed salad, bread or roll, meatballs, Italian sausage, beverage...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

St. Mary's holds spaghetti dinner

Holy Assumption of St. Mary Orthodox Church will hold a Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the church hall at 105 S. 19th Street on South Side. The menu features spaghetti, meatballs, salad, dessert and coffee or lemonade...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Sabers teams end seasons

South Side Sabers Youth Football Organization celebrated its annual Homecoming games at Quarry Field on Saturday, Oct 18. Parents, family and friends were honored for their time and commitment to their children and the organization. Those attending...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Practice fire safety during the winter heating season

With the winter and holiday seasons soon be upon us, the Mount Oliver Fire Department is reminding residents and visitors to be aware of a few fire safety practices. Furnaces and space heaters should be in good working condition to avoid carbon monox...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Bryant, Marcello join Birmingham Foundation Board

Maurita J. Bryant, assistant police chief, and Beth Marcello, director of Women's Business Development at National City, were recently elected to three-year terms on the Board of Directors of the Birmingham Foundation. They will both serve on the fou...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Peters Scholarship winner

Charles Peters (right) congratulatues Gabriel Szafranski on receiving the Georgina Chamberlain Peters Scholarship. Gabriel and State Rep. Harry Readshaw were honored at Bravo! Brashear. Mr. Readshaw...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

Sherri Lynn Dunik is honored as club Sweetheart

The Pilot Club of Pittsburgh honored Sherri Lynn Dunik of South Side on October 18 by naming her the 2008-2009 Sweetheart. Each year during the founder's month approximately 500 clubs around the...

 
 News    October 28, 2008

University of Pittsburgh students help ‘Make a Difference in Carrick

Last weekend, a bus full of strangers came to Carrick to pick up litter. Not knowing what to expect, 27 student volunteers for the University of Pittsburgh's “Make a Difference Day” had fun,...

 
 Government    October 28, 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 199/08 at 9:10...

 

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