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 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    July 14, 2015

South Sider reflects on life, community

 South Side residents were considered "second-class citizens" when Virginia Carik moved into the neighborhood 47 years ago, she says. This was where the mill workers lived. "In other words, we weren'...

 
 News    July 7, 2015

Next Fresh Fridays free produce distribution is Friday, July 10

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, July 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    June 30, 2015

Local teens reveal their goals in CLP-Knoxville laptop contest

When Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville announced plans to renovate the library and temporarily close the branch for the $3.2 million update, teen specialist Brandi Cox , a Knoxville resident, wondered what the neighborhood teens would do...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 16, 2015

Planning Forum working on how to address S.S. parking

Discussion about how best to address parking concerns in the South Side was the focus of the June 9 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. There were no presentations. At last month’s meeting, Thom Barry, of the South Side Chamber of Commerce,...

 
 Meetings    June 16, 2015

South Side Council meets

South Side Community Council will hold a general meeting on Thursday, June 25, 6:30 p.m. at the Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street. Maura Kennedy and Wendy Urbvanic all be guest speakers. Ms. Kennedy is director of Permits, Licenses and...

 
 News    June 9, 2015

Fresh Fridays free produce distribution on Friday, June 12

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, June 12. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    June 9, 2015

Grand Opening of the ALEC is on June 13

The Brashear Association’s Allentown Learning and Engagement Center is having a Grand Opening on Saturday, June 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their new location, 827 E. Warrington Avenue. Take a tour of the new space, make a craft, grab a few...

 
 Meetings    June 2, 2015

Second design workshop for steps project slated for June 9

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for the second of two community design workshops at The Brashear Association on Tuesday, June 9 at 6:30 p.m. This workshop will share words and images from the first session incorporated into an...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    May 26, 2015

Editor reflects on life, community

To hear 80-year-old Roberta Smith describe what made her one of South Pittsburgh's most prominent female leaders is to learn the value of public education, public housing, lifelong connections to a...

 
 News    May 26, 2015

Design workshops for steps project

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for the part one of two community design workshops at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, for the first Pittsburgh public art project on city steps:...

 
 Lifestyles    May 19, 2015

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

Due to a water main break on Gregory Street that shut off water, UUBU6 was forced to move its Mother's Day Brunch to Monday Night and a tradition was born....

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Applications available for Georgina Peters Scholarship

Applications are now available for the Georgina Chamberlain Peters Scholarship. This annual award is presented by The Brashear Association at its awards luncheon, Bravo, Brashear!, held in the fall. The Peters Scholarship is given to an individual...

 
 News    May 5, 2015

Next Fresh Fridays distribution on May 8

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, May 8. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Brashear can help teens apply for city Learn and Earn Program

This summer, 2,000 summer jobs are projected for young people, 14 to 21, through the Learn and Earn Summer Youth Employment Program offered by the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. To help teens from South Pittsburgh apply for these jobs, the...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

Fresh Fridays resumes free produce distribution this week

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will resume on Friday, April 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

South Pittsburghers honored at Carnegie Library Annual Meeting

During its annual public meeting on March 31, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Board of Trustees honored Mike Smialek of the North Hills as its 2014 Advocate of the Year and Emily MacIntyre of...

 
 Meetings    April 7, 2015

South Side's Graffiti Watch holding meeting on how residents can help

Graffiti Watch, a volunteer action group of the South Side Community Council, is holding a community meeting at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, April 9 at the Brashear Association, 2000 Sarah Street, to explain about the variety of ways area residents can...

 
 News    March 24, 2015

Brashear fundraiser at Franktuary

Brashear Kids will benefit from the sale of food and drink at Franktuary, 3810 Butler Street in Lawrenceville on April 1 from 5-7 p.m. A portion of the proceeds during the event will benefit Brashear Association’s summer program...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Link announces candidacy for school board

Tracy Link of Mt. Washington has announced she is a candidate for Pittsburgh Public School Board Director for District 6 which includes Mt. Washington, Banksville, Brookline and Beechview.M Ms. Links was born and raised in Pittsburgh. She has been...

 
 News    March 3, 2015

Brashear opens a new office inside the YMCA Hilltop Computer Center

The Brashear Association has opened a new office at the YMCA Hilltop Computer Center, 500 Brownsville Road. At the new office, residents can meet with a case manager to apply for energy assistance programs, access public benefits, discover community...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 17, 2015

South Side groups updated at Planning Forum

Forum Chair Hugh Brannan began the Feb. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum reminding attendees that Ray Gastil, the new city Director of City Planning, will be the guest speaker at next month...

 

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