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 School News    July 29, 2014 

COTRAIC accepting applications for school

The Council of Three Rivers American Indian Center, Head Start Program, is accepting applications for the upcoming school year. Families who meet income guidelines and have children ages three through five years of age are eligible. Meals, snacks...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Volunteers needed for Brosville

The first of two Volunteer Days for the old Knoxville Incline overlook and trail along Brosville Street is planned for Saturday, June 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tasks will include: laying mulch, trimming weeds and general site prep and clean-up...

 
 News    May 20, 2014

Three people shot on Hilltop

Three people were shot overnight on May 16 in an incident currently under investigation by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Homicide Squad. Police believe the shootings, which occurred at two locations, involved two people who were shooting at each...

 
 News    April 22, 2014

Savvy Stitchers at CLP-Knoxville

CLP Knoxville is hosting Savvy Stitchers: Crochet and Knitting Club presented by Beverly Snow on Saturdays from 1 – 3 p.m. This group of crochet, knitting and craft enthusiasts enjoy creating and sharing their skills. Those who are already...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 15, 2014

Slopes residents learn more about permit parking process

An informational presentation on residential permit parking headlined the April 8 meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). It was conducted by Pittsburgh City Planning’s neighborhood planner, Ashley Holloway. He said the...

 
 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

Spring Redd Up expects 300 communities and 15,000 volunteers

This spring’s area-wide Redd Up (March, April and May) is on a pace to attract more than 300 Pittsburgh neighborhoods, groups and communities in the counties of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland. Citizens Against Litter, one of...

 
 Meetings    April 8, 2014

Land bank meeting on Thursday

State Representative Jake Wheatley and his staff will be at St. Paul AME Church on Thursday, April 10 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. to discuss pending land bank legislation and how it could affect Hilltop neighborhoods. St. Paul AME Church is at 400 Orchard...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

LifeSpan comedy fundraiser

Laff Your Ca$h Off Fundraiser to benefit LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is being held Friday, April 25 at the Broughton Fire Hall in South Park from 6-11 p.m. Cost is $25 per ticket and each ticket has two numbers on it....

 
 Meetings    March 25, 2014

SSSNA General Meeting on April 8

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association will hold its General Meeting on Tuesday, April 8, 7 p.m., at St. Paul’s Retreat Center, 147 Monastery Avenue. The evening’s agenda will include information about the city’s Residential Permit...

 
 News    March 25, 2014

Folk tales from Afar at the Knoxville Library on Wed.

The Knoxville Library is celebrating cultural diversity with a program called “Folktales from Afar” on Wednesday, March 26 from 5 – 6 p.m. This hour-long program will feature cultural experiences and stories from Bhutan and Nepal. The Hilltop...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 4, 2014

Possible options discussed for St. Clair Village site

A Feb. 20 public meeting on the future of the former St. Clair Village site drew about 85 people to the Lighthouse Cathedral to hear about potential urban agriculture projects. The purpose of the...

 
 Front Page    February 25, 2014

Mt. Oliver collects on past taxes, swears in three full time officers

Snow and the salt to clear it was a primary topic at the Feb. 17 meeting of Mount Oliver council. Councilman Nick Viglione was absent. The evening began with Mayor James Cassidy swearing in new full-time police officers Adam J. Candioto, Patrick J....

 
 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...

 
 Public Safety    February 4, 2014

Arrest made in deaths of Knoxville couple Jan. 23

Pittsburgh homicide detectives have made an arrest in the shooting deaths of Cheralynn Sabatasso and Jason Eubanks in Knoxville on January 23. Antoine Ward, 38, was arrested on January 31 and charged...

 
 Public Safety    January 28, 2014

Police ask for help in solving pair of Knoxville homicides

Pittsburgh Police homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in Knoxville on Thursday, Jan. 23. Jason Eubanks, 36, and Cheralynn Sabatasso, 36, were found shot to death in a car near the intersection of Grimes Avenue and Zara...

 
 Kids    January 28, 2014

Indoor winter fun for kids at the Knoxville Branch Library

The Knoxville Library is celebrating the Winter Olympics Games during February with some indoor activities for kids in grades K-5. Wii sports gaming, Popcorn Olympics, snowflake making and other things to lift the winter doldrums are planned....

 
 News    January 28, 2014

CLP celebrates Black History Month with 28 days of events

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is celebrating Black History month by recognizing the contributions, achievements and excellence of African Americans in music and culture. Events for children, teens, adults and families will take place all month long...

 
 Public Safety    December 31, 2013

Pittsburgh narcotics detectives make 59 arrests in Carrick, Knoxville

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Narcotics Unit recently concluded three separate long term investigations in the neighborhoods of Carrick/Knoxville, Hazelwood, and Elliott/Sheraden spanning the past eight months. The investigations were started...

 
 Opinion    December 17, 2013

Good news does make news

You have surely deleted that old news adage about “Good news doesn’t make news.” Your Dec. 10 issue had two outstanding “good news” stories on Page 1, and both very likely brought smiles to the faces of your readers. They surely did for...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 10, 2013

Area churches explore ways for them to work together for area youth

“There is an epidemic in the Mount Oliver, Arlington, Beltzhoover, Knoxville, Carrick, Warrington, the Hilltop. What we call the Hilltop area. It’s not going away. It is hurting the businesses. It is hurting the churches. It is hurting the street...

 
 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...

 
 School News    December 10, 2013

School Board swears in new area board members

Following last week’s Swearing-In Ceremony, four newly elected district representatives joined the Pittsburgh Public Schools Board. Cynthia Ann Falls, District 7; Terry Kennedy, District 5; Carolyn Klug, District 9; and Sylvia Wilson, District 1,...

 
 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...

 

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