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 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    November 18, 2014 

Residents let library officials know what they would like in renovations

A green roof would top the Knoxville library, and more computers and dedicated space for teenagers would fill the space inside if residents get their way. Library users ranging in age from teens to...

 
 Front Page    November 18, 2014 

Brownsville Road corridor receiving $2.1M for community revitalization

Economic Development South (EDS) has announced $2.1 million in secured funding for investment in the Mount Oliver, Knoxville and Carrick communities. This funding was secured via the Pennsylvania Neighborhood Partnership Program (NPP) tax credit prog...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

City to submit Promise Zone application for So. Pittsburgh neighborhoods

The City of Pittsburgh is going to partner with the Urban Redevelopment Authority on a federal “Promise Zone” application to assist previously neglected parts of South Pittsburgh neighborhoods, along with the Hill District, Hazelwood and other...

 
 Kids    November 11, 2014

Story time continues at Knoxville Library

A new series of Monday morning story times for young children has begun at the Knoxville Library. Come in to explore stories and activities promoting language and listening skills, expanding imaginations and self-image and arousing curiosity about...

 
 Meetings    October 28, 2014

Knoxville library will be renovated

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will hold an informational meeting about the upcoming renovation of CLP – Knoxville at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the branch, 400 Brownsville Road. Library officials will discuss the new features of the building...

 
 News    October 28, 2014

Magnet schools information at library

Representatives from the Pittsburgh Public Schools will present information on Magnet schools and the application process at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 5:30 p.m. A question-and-answer session follows the presentation....

 
 Kids    October 28, 2014

Halloween mini-carnival

The Knoxville Library will celebrate Halloween with a mini-carnival for all ages on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 4:30 – 6 p.m. Games, crafts, a photo booth and prizes for kids and teens will be part of the fun. Costumes are not required. Learn more...

 
 Health    October 21, 2014

Health Department will hold a District 12 community meeting

The Allegheny County Health Department will a community health meeting Wednesday, Nov. 12, 6:30 to 8 p.m., at Brashear High School, 590 Crane Avenue, Beechview, for Allegheny County Council District 12 which includes: Banksville, Beechview,...

 
 Kids    September 30, 2014

Family PlayShop to be held at the Knoxville Branch Library

Family PlayShop, a nationally recognized program where parents and children learn and play together, will be held every Thursday in October at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville. The library’s Family PlayShop series gives infants and...

 
 Kids    September 30, 2014

Homework Help Center will open at the Knoxville Library

The Knoxville Library’s Homework Help Center opens on Monday, Oct. 13 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. for any student, first grade and up, enrolled in an educational program. Library staff and helpers will be available to assist with resources and questions....

 
 News    September 23, 2014

Carrick High will observe 90th anniversary with a ceremony on Wednesday

Pittsburgh’s Carrick High School, which first opened its doors on September 24, 1924, will celebrate its 90th Anniversary on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 according to Principal Angel Washington. The faculty and student body will witness the raising...

 
 News    September 9, 2014

Volunteers needed to help at Knoxville Inclince Overlook

The final Knoxville Incline Overlook volunteer work day is slated for Saturday, Sept. 13 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the old Knoxville Incline Overlook and trail along Brosville Street. The ReClaim South Ambassador Project aims to highlight the...

 
 Kids    September 9, 2014

Fire and Ice Show will amaze kids at the Knoxville Branch Library

The Knoxville Library celebrates back to school with the Fire & Ice Show, presented by Mad Science of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, Sept. 17 from 5-6 p.m. A bubbling potion and the spectacular “Swish, Whoosh, Aah!” are the highlights of this fun...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 19, 2014

Program works to remedy code enforcement problems

Realizing one aspect of a stable neighborhood is well maintained homes and properties, the Hilltop Alliance began a code enforce-ment taskforce to identify problems in the neighborhoods and help...

 
 Public Safety    August 12, 2014

Zone 3 police make arrest in Knoxville street robbery

Zone 3 police officers made an arrest in a street robbery that occurred near the intersection of Suncrest Street and Brownsville Road in Knoxville at approximately 7:08 p.m. over the weekend on Saturday, Aug. 9. The victim, a 21-year-old black woman...

 
 Health    August 12, 2014

Free cataract, eye screening at LifeSpan

LifeSpan’s Knoxville Community Resource Center is hosting a Free Eye and Cataract Screening conducted by the Cataract & Laser Institute of Pennsylvania on Friday, Sept. 19, at 10 a.m. This event is sponsored by the Central Elizabeth Lions Club....

 
 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...

 

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