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 News    April 28, 2015 

Next Fresh Fridays distribution on May 8

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, May 8. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

Chamber welcomes marathon runners, watchers

The South Side Chamber of Commerce and the South Side Bar and Restaurant Association have partnered with Dick’s Sporting Goods to welcome Pittsburgh Marathon runners at the South Side Welcome Center, corner of 11th and East Carson streets,...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

CCI Center renamed for Ann Jones Gerace

The CCI Center in South Side has been renamed to the Ann Jones Gerace Center. Ann Jones Gerace provided pioneering leadership at Conservation Consultants Inc.-the South Side-based residential energy performance nonprofit agency--for more than 25...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

Something for everyone at So. Side Library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – South Side has events going on all spring for everyone. For teens, the South Side Library is the place to be every Monday from 4-6 p.m. There’s tons of fun happening at Teen Lounge from gaming, snacking and...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

Readshaw's annual Gettysburg Monuments Ball successful

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, declared the 12th annual Preservation Ball held last month in the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg was "a complete and unconditional success." Rep. Readshaw said...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

Goodwill offering English language, civics classes

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania is seeking students for its EL Civics classes. This course was created to help non-native English speakers improve their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills while also learning about civics-related...

 
 News    April 28, 2015 

Judge King recertified for service after completion of course work

Magisterial District Judge Richard G. King was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work. Conducted by the Minor Judiciary...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Brashear can help teens apply for city Learn and Earn Program

This summer, 2,000 summer jobs are projected for young people, 14 to 21, through the Learn and Earn Summer Youth Employment Program offered by the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. To help teens from South Pittsburgh apply for these jobs, the...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Nomination your neighborhood for Clean Pittsburgh's annual Bob Awards

On May 28, The Clean Pittsburgh Commission will be honoring volunteers, community groups and neighborhoods at their annual Meet and Greet Mixer. This event recognizes individuals and community groups for their efforts and commitment to beautify the...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Walk through for McKinley, Haberman visioning process

Area residents are invited to join in a walk through McKinley Park and the Haberman Corridor through Beltzhoover to envision the revitalization plan for these community assets. Join Pfaffman and Associates, the architectural and engineering team in...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Readshaw attends military commission meeting

As an appointed commissioner, state Rep. Harry Readshaw, attended the first meeting of the Pennsylvania Military Community Enhancement Commission held at Kings Gap Environmental Education Center. Formally established through Act 161 of 2014, the...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Carrick community clean-up

Join the Carrick Community Council in a neighborhood clean-up on Wednesday, April 29. Members of the council and additional volunteers will meet at 6 p.m. behind the Carrick Shopping Center to pick up bags and gloves then receive their clean-up...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Lions Clubs' spaghetti dinner

The Grandview and Hilltop Lions Clubs have joined together to host a Spaghetti Dinner fundraising event on Sunday, May 3. The dinner, from 1-6 p.m., will take place in Sullivan Hall, 115 Bigham Street, Mt. Washington. Cost of the spaghetti dinner is...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Flea Market at Trinity Lutheran

Trinity Lutheran Church will hold its annual Flea Market on Friday and Saturday, May 1-2. Shoppers are welcome to come and browse the huge assortment of “treasures” on Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free coffee...

 
 News    April 21, 2015

Spencer Church Rummage Sale

Spencer United Methodist Church’s Spring Rummage Sale will take place on Friday and Saturday, May 15-16. The sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Items include clothes, jewelry, toys, linens, housewares,...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Healthy Ride Bike Share Program will have locations in South Side

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Allegheny Health Network will serve as the title sponsors of Healthy Ride, a new bike sharing system in Pittsburgh. Through the program, 500 bikes will be placed at 50 stations throughout the city, from Oakland,...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

URA to reduce energy consumption by 80 percent in SouthSide Works garages

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) is partnering with Green Building Alliance (GBA) to allocate approximately $1 million for lighting upgrades at the five URA parking garages, located at SouthSide Works and the Pittsburgh...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Applications now available for city and county Learn and Earn program

Applications for the 2015 Learn and Earn program are now available online. Completed applications for the summer youth employment initiative must be submitted in person byApril 30 at various locations throughout the county and city. “By working tog...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Annual Spring Clean-Up in South Side

The annual Spring Clean-Up sponsored by Duquesne University’s Spiritan Campus Ministry will join with community volunteers to spruce up South Side on Saturday, April 18 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will gather on Duquesne’s Mellon Patio...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Guided walks of South Side Park weekly

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association is hosting twice weekly guided walks through South Side Park. The free guided walks, weather permitting, take place on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Sundays at 1 p.m. The walks are suitable for people of...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

City releases new interactive paving website

For the first time in city history, the projected plan for the entire paving season - approximately 44 miles - is available to the public via the new Department of Public Works Street Paving Program website, http://pittsburghpa.gov/dpw/street-paving-...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Mayor issues Executive Order on complete streets policy for city

Mayor William Peduto announced the city’s commitment to adopt a complete streets policy for Pittsburgh’s public rights of way. The mayor issued an Executive Order calling on the City Planning director to work with all city departments,...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Learn to take care of trees at the Carrick Branch Library

Spring is here and the flowers are trees are beginning to bloom and bud. Join in at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick branch on Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m. to learn about the importance of trees and their care, enjoy light refreshments...

 

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