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 News    September 1, 2015 

Next Fresh Fridays is Friday, Sept. 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Sept. 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 Government    September 1, 2015 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Richard E. Sharp, 322 Brownsville Road, 30th Ward, Continued Code 307.1. • Beverly and John Varney,...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 25, 2015

Zone 3 crowded for safety meeting about car, house break-ins

A standing room only crowd overflowed the conference room in the Zone 3 Police Station for the August public safety committee meeting. The primary focus of the meeting was two-fold: the rash of car break-ins in South Side and the large number of home...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    August 25, 2015

Seniors have Market House memories as plans proceed for 100th anniversary

"What is this place?" "What happens in there?" Sarah Johnston hears these questions quite a bit as director of the South Side Market House, a grand 100-year-old red brick building just off East...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Carrick can learn more about public safety blitz in neighborhood

Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak’s office will host the first meeting to share information from the Carrick task force to reduce blight and crime with the wider Carrick community. The Carrick Crime and Blight Blitz community meeting will take place on...

 
 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

Carrick clean-up on August 26

Join members of the Carrick community for a neighborhood clean-up on Wednesday, Aug., 26. Volunteers will meet at 6 p.m. behind Carrick Shopping Center to get bags, gloves and the clean-up assignment.  For more information, email...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 11, 2015

Residents seek solutions to rising neighborhood crime

Prompted by rising crime and culminating in the premature closing of the annual St. Basil Parish Festival more than 120 Carrick residents filled the basement of the Zion Christian Church asking for...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 11, 2015

Carrick first neighborhood to get crime fighting blitz pilot program

Concerned with crime building in their neighborhood, a standing room only crowd filled the basement of the Zion Christian Church in Carrick for the monthly meeting of the Carrick Overbrook Block Watch. District 4 Community Relations Manager Bethani C...

 
 News    August 11, 2015

Fresh Fridays is on Friday, Aug. 14

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Aug. 14. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 Government    August 11, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, August 11, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • 20 Millbridge Land Trust, 20 Millbridge Street, 18th Ward, Continued Code 307.1. • Abdoulaye Sylla,...

 
 Opinion    August 11, 2015

Hose them down

I guess you could call this Letter to the Editor, “Instant crowd control.” It was a shame to close the St. Basil’s Parish Festival because of a bunch of unruly kids. I wonder why the fire department, just down the street, didn’t hose the...

 
 News    August 11, 2015

Carrick Mulch Party

Join the Carrick Tree Tenders and Tree Pittsburgh as they care for the trees along Brownsville Road in Carrick on Tuesday August 18, 6 p.m. at the corner of Brownsville Road and Madeline streets. Activities will include weeding, mulching, adjusting...

 
 Kids    August 11, 2015

Free haircuts

Free back to school haircuts for children by hairstylist Frank Avigliano will be available at the Oasis Center,1912 Brownsville Rd, Carrick, on Monday, August 17 and 24 from noon to 4 p.m. This event sponsored by Sancta Maria Magdalena, Western...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 4, 2015

Brownsville Road establishes city's first 'virtual block watch'

The Carrick Overbrook Block Watch took a crime prevention concept first proposed by then Zone 3 Lt. Larry Scirotto to a reality in less than a year. With the cooperation of Pittsburgh City...

 
 Government    August 4, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, August 4, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • John and Beverly Varney, Brownsville Road (95-M-37), 29th Ward, Continued Code 302.7. • Mike...

 
 School News    August 4, 2015

Volunteers needed to welcome kindergarteners on first day

United Way is sponsoring a “Kindergarten Kick-off/Start Strong” Program. They are looking for volunteers to welcome Kindergarten students on their first day of school on Thursday, Sept. 3, 7:30-8:30 a.m. The goal of this initiative is to...

 
 Public Safety    August 4, 2015

Video released in Knoxville shooting

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police has released video that shows two individuals who are believed to be the actors in a shooting that occurred on July 20 in Knoxville. The video is available at https://goo.gl/RQ4UUt. Anyone who knows their identity is...

 
 Kids    August 4, 2015

Kids' programs continue at the Carrick library branch

Summer programs for kids continue at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road. Join them at the library for Creepy Crawlies and Things With Wings, a special kids’ program presented by Carnegie Museum of Natural History...

 
 News    August 4, 2015

San Rocco festival

Sancta Maria Magdalena will be celebrating the annual San Rocco on the weekend of August 14-16 at the Oasis Center 1912 Brownsville Road, Carrick. An opening parade with Mass for the falling asleep of the Mother of God will take place on August 14...

 
 Front Page    July 28, 2015

St. John Vianney parishioners notified of condition of parish, possible closure

St. John Vianney Parish’s days could be numbered at the Catholic parish for many of the Hilltop neighborhoods. Bishop David Zubik outlined the current status of the parish in a letter to parishioners dated July 16, 2015, and the outlook wasn’t pr...

 
 Government    July 28, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, July 28, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Bill Hughes, 403 Beltzhoover Avenue, 18th Ward, Continued Codes 302.3, 302.4. • 20 Millbridge Land Trus...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Youth Leadership Program honored

Students who participated in Toastmasters Carrick's first Youth Leadership Program (YLP) were honored in City Council Chambers when June 16, 2015 was declared Toastmasters Carrick PA, Youth...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Knitters welcome in Carrick

Those with experience knitting or crocheting or who are interested in learning how are welcome to join the Savvy Stitchers on Saturday, July 25, from 1-3 p.m. at the Carrick branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Everyone is welcome to come...

 

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