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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 2, 2016 

St. John Vianney Church closure could impact food pantries

As of now, the food pantry at Saint John Vianney Parish, and Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop, will continue at the parish site until a decision is rendered otherwise.  That is according to volunteer Mary Fleisner, who coordinates the food pantry, and...

 
 News    February 2, 2016 

No soup for you if you miss the South Side Soup Contest

The popular South Side Soup Contest will celebrate its 12th year at the 2016 Soup Contest on Saturday, Feb. 20, from noon to 3 p.m., in South Side’s historic East Carson Street business district. VIP Soup Contest tickets are now on sale on the...

 
 News    February 2, 2016 

So. Side Community Council surveying residents about permit parking program

The South Side Community Council (SSCC) is collecting information from residents regarding their experiences with the City of Pittsburgh Residential Permit Parking Program now in effect in much of the South Side Flats. The survey can be completed...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 26, 2016

Slopes association will survey area residents concerning neighborhood

The January 19 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) featured a neighborhood survey, update on trail signs in South Side Park, and news on renovations at the Giant Eagle on Wharton St.  The meeting was...

 
 Meetings    January 26, 2016

Block watch training slated for Feb. 16 at Brashear Ctr.

The South Pittsburgh Coalition for Peace (SPCP) is hosting a Block Watch training for South Pittsburgh Residents. The training will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 16 from 6-7 p.m. at the Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street, in the Social Room. The...

 
 Meetings    January 19, 2016

SSSNA meeting rescheduled

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s first General Meeting of 2016 a New Year’s Goals Meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street....

 
 Meetings    January 12, 2016

Slopes Assoc. general meeting Canceled for tonight

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s first General Meeting of 2016 has been canceled for Jan. 12 The meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street....

 
 Front Page    January 5, 2016

Brashear serves record number of families during the holiday season

The Brashear Association continues to set new records for service during its recent holiday assistance campaign. In each year for the past six years, Brashear has consistently provided a greater level of food assistance and toys to more families and...

 
 Front Page    December 22, 2015

Reporter editor will lead Brasher Board

New officers were installed at the December meeting of the Board of Directors of The Brashear Association. The South Pittsburgh community service agency will be led by Tom Smith, the editor and publisher of The South Pittsburgh Reporter. Mr. Smith...

 
 By James Kail    Front Page    December 8, 2015

Area agencies are preparing to help during the Holiday Season

Carrick’s Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church is prepping for a huge turnout for its annual food bank holiday drive, among other fun activities for local youth. On the city’s South Side, family services coordinator, Tracy Frank of The Brashear...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 1, 2015

Hilltop organizations get to brag a little about their accomplishments

Each year the Hilltop Alliance (HA) brings together member organizations along with neighborhood stakeholders to spread the word on the good work being accomplished on the Hilltop by their groups....

 
 Meetings    December 1, 2015

South Side forum meets

The regular monthly meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda includes any presentations and updates from the Development Review and the Neighborhood...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 24, 2015

Short borough meeting filled with updates

A 35-minute meeting of Mount Oliver council on Nov. 16 was plenty of time for updates, reports, and resolutions. Vice-president Frank Bernardini conducted the proceedings in the absence of President Darnell Sains. Council members Billie Michener and...

 
 News    November 24, 2015

Brashear collecting toys, food for Christmas

The Brashear Association is turning to its friends and neighbors, once again, to help make Christmas brighter for children and families throughout South Pittsburgh. The Association, a South Pittsburgh community services agency, collects toys and...

 
 News    November 24, 2015

Small Business Saturday events slated for Nov. 28

Allentown is kicking off holiday shopping on Saturday, Nov. 28 with all things #atownpgh on Small Business Saturday. Shoppers can enjoy specials and events at participating businesses, including Black Forge Coffee House, Sweet...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 17, 2015

South Siders updated on latest happenings at Planning Forum

The neighborhood plan, holiday events, and Phillips Elementary School activities headlined the Nov. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. The evening began with forum Chair Hugh Brannan reporting he told new Zone 3 Commander Karen Dixon he...

 
 News    November 17, 2015

South Side chamber hosting Holiday Mingle

The South Side Chamber of Commerce is holding its 2015 Holiday Mingle on Thursday, Dec. 3. The event will celebrate the holiday season and the charm of South Side’s Victorian neighborhood and entertainment district. This year’s Holiday Mingle...

 
 News    November 10, 2015

Final Fresh Friday of the year will be on Friday, Nov. 13

The final Fresh Fridays of the year, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Nov. 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes...

 
 News    November 10, 2015

So. Siders learn more about a neighborhood virtual block watch

South Side Community Council sponsored a follow-up block watch meeting on November 5 at Brashear Association with a focus on video surveillance. Pittsburgh Police Officer Nathan Auvil told the group the 2600 block of Brownsville Road is currently...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 3, 2015

Police strategy to focus on population causing the most problems

A policing strategy focused on a small population that causes most of the violence in the city was among at the topics at the Oct. 21 city-wide public safety council meeting. Entitled “Where do we go from here?”, the meeting drew more than 100...

 
 Front Page    October 27, 2015

Hill Top Methodist Church honored at Bravo! Brashear luncheon

Bravo! Brashear, the annual meeting and luncheon of the Brashear Association, provided an opportunity for the organization to honor, award and announce all at the LeMont Restaurant on Mount...

 
 Lifestyles    October 27, 2015

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

The annual Bravo! Brashear Luncheon held at the LeMont Restaurant drew more than 200 peopl to Mount Washington for the 98th Annual Meeting of the Brashear Association....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 20, 2015

Planning Forum hears from the new Zone 3 police commander

The October 13 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum featured new Zone 3 commander Karen Dixon, who introduced herself and answered questions while providing updates on the zone. The commander said she began on the city force in 1988. She has...

 

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