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 Front Page    August 19, 2014

Annual Community Cornfest features food, family friendly fun in Carrick

Join in fun at the family friendly annual Community Cornfest under the great oak trees at Carrick’s Phillips Park on Saturday, Aug. 23 from noon to 6 pm. Friends and neighbors are welcome to join in for a day of musical entertainment for adults...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    August 12, 2014

Police recommend 'virtual' block watch in Carrick

While Block Watch groups have relied on neighbors' eyes and ears to deter crime, Pittsburgh police are now asking Carrick-Overbrook residents to pilot a virtual block watch by mounting home...

 
 News    July 1, 2014

Community Cornfest lines up entertainment and ATV simulator

The annual Community Cornfest in Carrick’s Phillips Park will be on Saturday, Aug. 23, from noon to 6 p.m. with more than 50 venders. The Cornfest committee announced the finalization of the daylong entertainment. Traditionally beginning with the...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    June 10, 2014

Synthetic marijuana bust in Carrick store

A tearful mother said her son’s life was ruined by drugs he bought from a market police say sold synthetic marijuana.  “My son’s demeanor--he was mean, he was nasty,” the woman said at the June Carrick Block Watch meeting. “It affected my...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    May 13, 2014

City grilled on Carrick landlord

An apartment building with sewage and water problems so severe residents had to be abruptly evacuated by the Allegheny County Health Department was the main topic at Carrick Community Block Watch’s May 5 meeting.  The audience grilled...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    April 15, 2014

Carrick block watch updated crime trends

After being cancelled due to snowy weather for several months, the Carrick Overbrook Block Watch meeting resumed for the first time this year on April 7. The evening’s guest speaker was Kelly Henretty, an investigator with Pittsburgh’s Office of...

 
 Front Page    August 20, 2013

First Hilltop Cultural Festival at Transverse Park a success

The Hilltop Culture Festival, held last week on August 10 at Transverse Park in Mount Oliver, was an overwhelming success. The event was an opportunity for Bhutanese residents of the Hilltop to show...

 
 Front Page    August 13, 2013

Community Cornfest this Saturday in Carrick's Phillips Park

Join in fun at the family friendly annual Community Cornfest under the great oak trees at Carrick’s Phillips Park on Saturday, Aug. 17 from noon to 6 pm. Friends and neighbors are welcome to join...

 
 News    August 6, 2013

Hilltop Cultural Festival Aug. 10 at Transverse Park in Mt. Oliver

The Hilltop Computer Center and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Knoxville, in partnership with Mt. Oliver Borough and the Bhutanese Community Association of Pittsburgh, will present the first Hilltop Cultural Festival in Transverse Park on August 10...

 
 News    July 23, 2013

Community Cornfest coming up in Phillips Park August 17

The annual Community Cornfest will be held under the great oak trees at Carrick’s Phillips Park on Saturday, Aug. 17 from noon to 6 pm. Friends and neighbors will join in for a day of musical...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    May 14, 2013

Hilltop Computer Ctr. provides free tech access and gets youth involved

“We’re here. We’re here to stay. And, we’re here to help you.” That’s what Nic Jaramillo had to say about the Hilltop Computer Center (HCC), located at 500 Brownsville Road in Mount...

 
 By Margaret L Smykla    Front Page    January 2, 2013

Bhutanese refugees find a home in Hilltop communities

Kishor Pradhan lived in a refugee camp in Nepal for 14 years after being forced out of Bhutan. He arrived in the U.S. in 2005. “I felt there was an opportunity for better living here,” he said of...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 4, 2012

Hilltop Summit brings neighborhoods together to share 2012 successes

In a first, the Hilltop Alliance (HA) brought together representatives from member organizations for an evening of sharing, networking and even a little bragging. The evening began with a performance...

 
 News    November 15, 2011

Zion Christian Church releases Holiday Calendar

 The Holiday Calendar for Zion Christian Church, 2019 Brownsville Road, will be as follows: Tuesday, Nov. 15 - “Passion of the Christ' Youth Group at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20 - Thanksgiving Dinner with Bhutanese at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22 - Combined...