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 News    June 28, 2016 

Brashear's Christmas in July event

Brashear Association’s annual Christmas in July celebration will take place at the Rowdy Buck, 1325 E. Carson Street, on Thursday, July 14 from 5-7:30 p.m. The eighth annual Christmas in July event benefits Brashear’s Holiday Assistance Program...

 
 By Margaret L. Smyklas    Front Page    June 21, 2016

South Side Neighborhood Plan revisions nearly complete

A brief June 14 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with news about the city’s upcoming budget forums. The so-called capital budget deliberative forums will be conducted from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on June 21 and June 23. The June 21 forum will...

 
 Meetings    June 14, 2016

South Side Community Council's open meeting, elections on June 20

The South Side Community Council will hold an open meeting for neighborhood residents on Monday, June 20, 6:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will include discussion on the re-focus of the Community Council as a...

 
 Front Page    June 7, 2016

Fresh Fridays this week on June 10 in Allentown

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

 
 Meetings    June 7, 2016

SSCC will meet next on June 20

South Side Community Council will hold its next general meeting at Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street, on Monday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m. The organization will share its 2015-16 accomplishments and their projects for 2016-17.  In addition, there...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 17, 2016

Planning forum discusses ongoing South Side projects

The May 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the monthly report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) as there were no presentations. DRC Chair Tracy Myers reported that the Giant Eagle on Wharton St. is undergoing renovation,...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Learn more about joining SSCC Board

The South Side Community Council will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25 at Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street, for South Side residents who might be interested in becoming board members. Board member responsibilities...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Brashear hosts Remake Learning event at the Allentown Learning and Engagement Center

Over the past ten years, the greater Pittsburgh region has created a national model for learning innovation known as the Remake Learning Network. National leaders will converge in Pittsburgh May 9-15 for Remake Learning Days, a w...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Apply now for Peters scholarship at Brashear

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

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Next Fresh Fridays is on May 13

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, May 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 Front Page    May 3, 2016

Hilltop kids learn about orienteering at Slopes program in South Side Park

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA), partnered with The Birmingham Foundation, the Brashear Association and the Western PA Orienteering Club, to hold its first youth orienteering...

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Phillips K-5 students will display their artwork at New Artists Program

Art work created by students enrolled in The Brashear Association’s New Artists Program will be on display at the Carnegie Library-South Side on Thursday, May 5, from 3-5:30 p.m. The New Artists Program is offered to students in grades three throug...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 19, 2016

South Side updated on Works, proposed housing on the Slopes

A 25-minute meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on April 12 featured updates on on-going issues and news of upcoming events. While there were no presentations, audience member Zone 3 Police Commander Karen Dixon reported briefly that the St....

 
 News    April 12, 2016

Provide your input into URA's maintenance of vacant city lots

GTECH Strategies, in partnership with UrbanKind Institute (Dr. Jamil Bey), Fourth Economy Consulting, Pitt’s University Center on Social Urban Research (UCSUR), A. Phillip Randolph Institute, City Source Associaties, KRJ Contracting, Landforce,...

 
 Front Page    April 5, 2016

Fresh Fridays starting again on April 8

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

 
 Meetings    April 5, 2016

Public meetings concerning Liberty Bridge rehabilitation

PennDOT District 11 and the Joseph B. Fay Company are hosting public meetings on Tuesday, April 5 and Wednesday night, April 6 to provide information on the Liberty Bridge Rehabilitation Project. Team members will be on hand to provide project...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    News    April 5, 2016

Zone 3 residents updated on latest projects and programs at Public Safety Council meeting

The Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting of March 21, began with news of the next spring city-wide public safety meeting. It will be held on April 20 at the Teamsters #2409 Temple, 4701 Butler St., Lawrenceville. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.,...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 23, 2016

South Side to form blighted property resident watch group

The Feb. 15 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council was conducted by vice-president Ron Rompala in the absence of council president Ken Wolfe. The previous meeting was in November. “I didn’t want to go three months without a meeting,” he sa...

 
 Front Page    February 23, 2016

It was a "souper" day in South Side for annual soup contest

The 12th Annual South Side Soup Contest was a hit for the loyal army of soup tasters this year. Mother Nature also delivered perfect weather for the third week of February, a gift after the harsh...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 16, 2016

Forum wants greater public process in parking solutions

Parking, the neighborhood plan, and St. Patrick’s Day were among the topics at the Feb. 9 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. New forum members are Dawn Lorincy, representing the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA), and Suzy...

 
 Meetings    February 16, 2016

S.S. Community Council holding public meeting

South Side Community Council (SSCC) is holding an open Community Meeting to discuss a new public safety/code compliance initiative for the South Side Flats on Monday, March 14, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The SSCC will...

 
 News    February 9, 2016

Carrick wrestlers earn city championship with win

Carrick High’s Wrestling team is the City Wrestling Champions by defeating Brashear’s Wrestling Team 51-10 at Carrick High School on January 29. Individual city high school matches will be held at Carrick High on February 20 at 6 p.m. The...

 
 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...

 

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