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 Front Page    February 9, 2016 

A little bit of spring pops up with Pop des Fleurs at the S.S. library

Despite February's cold, dreary days, the city will soon be in full bloom thanks to Pop des Fleurs, a community outreach project of the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, preceding its Fiberarts...

 
 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 19, 2016

CLP-Carrick next up for a library makeover

About 75 people crowded into a makeshift meeting space at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick on Jan. 14 for a meeting on a clearly visible need: more space. But after learning about the...

 
 News    January 19, 2016

State Sen. Costa announces re-election bid

State Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) has announced he will seek re-election to the Senate of Pennsylvania from the 43rd District. “This is a very difficult time with many challenges to overcome, that’s why it’s important to...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    January 12, 2016

Block watch members learn more about starting new group from police, city officials

Pittsburgh’s Department of Public Safety and Zone 3 police officers urged Carrick residents to consider forming more block watch groups and provided instructions on how to do so at the Carrick / Overbrook Crime Watch meeting last Monday. Zone 3...

 
 Meetings    January 12, 2016

Carrick Library input meeting

Carrick residents are being urged to attend a meeting at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick on Thursday, Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Carnegie Library officials will be there to learn from area residents what they would like to see to make the...

 
 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...

 
 News    December 1, 2015

Book and Bake Sale in Carrick

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Friends of the Carrick Branch will hold a two day Holiday Book and Bake Sale Thursday and Friday, December 11-12 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, at the library, 1811 Brownsville Road. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the...

 
 News    November 24, 2015

Book and Bake Sale in Carrick

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Friends of the Carrick Branch will hold a two day Holiday Book and Bake Sale Thursday and Friday, December 11-12 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, at the library, 1811 Brownsville Road. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the...

 
 News    November 3, 2015

Book sale this week at CLP Carrick

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Friends of the Carrick Branch will hold a three day book sale at the library, 1811 Brownsville Road, from Thursday, Nov. 5 to Saturday, Nov. 7. Hours are Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday...

 
 News    November 3, 2015

Volunteers needed to help seniors

Volunteers are needed countywide to help seniors remain independent and stay safe in their homes. United Way’s Open Your Heart to a Senior initiative now has several nonprofit partners in Allegheny County to provide volunteer services to seniors....

 
 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...

 
 News    October 27, 2015

Pitt students make a difference in South Pittsburgh

The University of Pittsburgh's Student Government Board and Division of Student Affairs coordinated the 2015 Pitt Make a Difference Day (PMADD) event on Saturday, Oct. 24. PMADD is Pitt's chapter of...

 
 News    October 27, 2015

Carrick Sale needs donations of books, dvds, cds and more

The Friends of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick are preparing for their Fall Book Sale on November 5-7. Donations are appreciated and if anyone is cleaning out their bookcases, closets, or attics and are wondering what to do with those...

 
 News    October 20, 2015

Carrick library to hold book sale

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Friends of the Carrick Branch will hold a three day book sale at the library, 1811 Brownsville Road, from Thursday, Nov. 5 to Saturday, Nov. 7. Hours are Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday...

 
 News    October 6, 2015

Pitt students make Pop des Fleurs in S.S.

Sixteen Pitt community members joined the South Side Chamber of Commerce (SSCC) to work on a Day of Caring community service project. This year, SSCC Board member and feng shui expert Yvonne Phillips...

 
 News    October 6, 2015

Pittsburgh selected for Veterans Economic Communities Initiative

The City of Pittsburgh has been selected by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) to participate in the Veterans Economic Communities Initiative (VECI) and will be assigned an Economic Liaison to collaborate with public and private...

 
 Kids    October 6, 2015

Storytimes, homework help at Carrick library

Storytimes, Homework Help and After School Fun are happening at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15210 Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales takes place on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. through October...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 29, 2015

Mt. O. Boro making changes to office, residential policies

In the mayor’s report which began the Sept. 21 meeting of Mt. Oliver council, Mayor James Cassidy said there are no major issues for the police department. Council member Billie Michener was absent. In the public safety report, Mr. Cassidy...

 
 News    September 22, 2015

CARD-negie events at the library this month

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (CLP) is celebrating National Library Card Sign-up Month throughout September with family-friendly activities, featuring CLP mascot Andrew CARD-negie’s birthday. All 19 CLP locations are participating. Residents are...

 
 Service News    September 15, 2015

Mayor launches Homefront Pittsburgh initiative for veterans

Mayor William Peduto has launched Homefront Pittsburgh, an initiative focusing on veterans and military families, during a service event in Hazelwood. Homefront Pittsburgh is an effort to ease the transition veterans face from military to civilian...

 
 Kids    September 15, 2015

Storytime, Homework Help and more at CLP-Carrick

Storytime, Homework Help and After School Fun are happening at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15210 Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales takes place on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Join in for...

 
 Front Page    August 18, 2015

Community Cornfest in Carrick on Saturday

The annual Community Cornfest, hosted by the Carrick and Overbrook community councils, will take place this Saturday, August 22, from noon until 6 p.m. at Phillips Park in Carrick. This year’s Cornfest will feature food, fun, vendors,...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

City CDBG hearings Sept. 2 in South Side

The City of Pittsburgh will hold two public hearings to seek input from interested residents and community organizations on the 2016 Community Development Block Grant Program. The hearings are being held prior to the release of the 2016 Capital...

 

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