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 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...

 
 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...

 

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