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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 8, 2014

CLP Pop-up begins its transformation into ALEC

When the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh opened the CLP Pop-Up in the fall of 2012 in Allentown it was intended to "pop-up" in the neighborhood and at the end of March 2014 it would pack up and...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution starts up again on April 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop will resume once a month on the second Friday beginning on April 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 18, 2014

Community council looking to make South Side Green N'at

Presentations on the green initiatives of the South Side Community Council (SSCC), and St. Patrick’s Day preparations, headlined the March 11 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. SSCC president Cathy Mitchell and Jenn Holliman kicked off the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 11, 2014

Block watch 101 provided at South Side meeting

Block watches were the focus of the two-hour gathering at the Brashear Center on March 6. Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey discussed the role of law enforcement in block watches, while Liz Style of the city’s Dept. of Public Safety talked...

 
 Front Page    March 4, 2014

So. Side Community Council to hold public safety meeting

Learn how Block Watches can help residents work together with local law enforcement to identify and address public safety needs by attending South Side Community Council’s “third in a series” of public safety meetings from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.,...

 
 Meetings    February 18, 2014

South Side Community Council public safety series part 3

Learn how Block Watches can help residents work together with local law enforcement to identify and address public safety needs by attending South Side Community Council’s “third in a series” of public safety meetings from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.,...

 
 Front Page    February 11, 2014

Residents could decide future of St. Clair Village site

Local residents will have the opportunity to help decide what could become of the 115 acres of land once the site of St. Clair Village housing projects. The Hilltop Alliance (HA), in cooperation with...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 4, 2014

Officials discuss challenges of limiting liquor licenses in S.S.

Efforts to manage the proliferation of alcohol establishments in the South Side Flats often encounter a brick wall: a mixture of politics, regulations, bureaucracy, legalities, and well-funded opposition forces who can afford specialized legal...

 
 Front Page    February 4, 2014

Tickets for So. Side Soup Contest will go on sale this Friday at noon

Tickets for the 10th Annual South Side Soup Contest presented by First National Bank will go on sale Friday, Feb. 7 at noon at http://southsidesoup.com for $25 each. The 2014 South Side Soup Contest w...

 
 Opinion    January 28, 2014

PPS sports cuts could be a big drain

As of last year, the PIAA (Pennsylvania’s Interscholastic Athletic Association) kids are allowed to transfer to other schools and school districts to play sports elsewhere if the athletic program is eliminated from their district’s budget. Prior...

 
 Meetings    January 28, 2014

Liquor license saturation topic in S.S.

The South Side Community Council is planning its “Second in a Series” public safety meetings on Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The topic for this session is the saturation of liquor licenses on...

 
 News    January 21, 2014

Brashear sets a new record for service during holiday campaign

The Brashear Association, a South Pittsburgh community service agency, set a new record of service during its recent holiday assistance campaign. In each year for the past five years, Brashear has consistently provided a greater level of food...

 
 Meetings    January 14, 2014

So. Side forum meets Tuesday, Jan. 14

The regular monthly meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda includes updates from the Development Review Committee and the Neighborhood Plan...

 
 By Margaret Smykla    Front Page    December 23, 2013

'New' is the word of the day for Mt. Oliver Council

“New” was the focus of the Dec. 16 meeting of Mt. Oliver council: the borough’s new monthly newsletter; and for 2014: a new garbage service, four new full-time police officers, and two new council members. The evening began with Mayor James Cas...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 17, 2013

Planning Forum updates on projects in South Side, Works

With no presentations, the Dec. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum consisted largely of updates on current and pending projects. In the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC), Peter Kreuthmeier reported Garage #5 at SouthSide...

 
 By Roberta Smith    Front Page    December 17, 2013

Christmas lights on East Carson started with a man and a plan

In 1965, Wilbur Joseph, executive director of Brashear Association, hired a guy named Dick Wells to develop a program for teenagers at the United Way agency. Mr. Wells, on a year’s leave from his job as an English teacher at Allderdice High...

 
 News    December 10, 2013

Brashear Holiday Open House this Thursday

The Board of Directors and staff of The Brashear Association extend an invitation to neighbors and friends of the agency to celebrate the season at Brashear’s Holiday Open House. The annual event will take place Thursday, Dec. 12 from 6 until 7:30...

 
 News    December 10, 2013

Brashear board officers installed for '14

New officers were installed at the December meeting of the Board of Directors of The Brashear Association. The South Pittsburgh community service agency will continue to be led by President Jennifer H. Jeffers, a South Side resident, who is employed...

 
 News    December 10, 2013

Toy Drive at Kukurin Chiropractic

Kukurin Chiropractic is holding a Toy Drive to benefit Brashear Association’s annual Holiday Assistance Program. To help with the Toy Drive, bring a new unwrapped toy for a boy or girl ages 0 to 14 years old to the Kukurin Chiropractic office,...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 3, 2013

Hilltop Alliance brings neighborhood groups together for summit

“Our mission,” began Hilltop Alliance (HA) Executive Director Aaron Sukenik. “Is to bring together and serve as a resource and to promote a common vision to the Hilltop neighborhoods.” Mr. Sukenik welcomed representatives of neighborhood...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 3, 2013

Hilltop groups get their chance to boast a little bit at annual event

Representatives from Hilltop Alliance member neighborhoods joined government officials and invited guests for the second annual Hilltop Summit, an opportunity to show their peers the work they have been doing in their neighborhoods. First to make a...

 
 Kids    December 3, 2013

South Side Winterfest Dec. 5 at Phillips School

The annual South Side Winterfest, hosted by Pittsburgh Phillips K-5 School, will take place on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 6-8 p.m. Festivities include: a visit with Santa (parents should bring their cameras to take photos); holiday crafts and cookie...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 26, 2013

Upcoming holiday events focus of Zone 3 meeting

Upcoming holiday events were among the focus at the Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting on Nov. 20. Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey is in her sixth year of organizing the delivery of free, warm meals on Thanksgiving Day in Zones 3 and 6,...

 

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