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 News    May 26, 2015 

Design workshops for steps project

Join the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for the part one of two community design workshops at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, for the first Pittsburgh public art project on city steps:...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Sprouting Sarah Street Garden Party in So. Side

Sprouting Sarah Street, a Garden Party benefiting community efforts to improve and redevelop South Side Park will take place on Sunday, June 7. The “rain or shine” affair will take place at 2220 Sarah Street, an extraordinary private garden in...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Dare to Dream conference for youth on Sat., May 30

The South Pittsburgh Coalition for Peace (SPCP) and The Lighthouse Cathedral will present the fifth annual Dare to Dream Youth Conference on May 30 from noon to 3 p.m. Keynote speaker is State Representative Ed Gainey and the community speaker will...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Carrick 'last hump' cleanup

The Carrick Community Council will host a “last hump of every month community cleanup” on Wednesday, May 27. Volunteers meet behind Carrick shopping center, behind Dunkin Donuts and RiteAid, at 6 p.m. for bags gloves and clean up assignment. ...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Market House Senior Center will be open Monday evenings

The Market House Senior Center on 12th Street in South Side will be offering evening hours every Monday in June. The center will be open from 8 a.m.-7 p.m., with the exception of June 22. The Market House will offer a Latin aerobics class from 6-7...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Open Air Market at Concord Presbyterian

Concord Presbyterian Church will hold and Open Air Market on Saturday June 13 from 9a.m.-2 p.m. at 1907 Brownsville Rd., Pittsburgh PA 15210. Set up time for sellers is 8 a.m., no early birds. Space is limited. To reserve a space, call 412-882-1141...

 
 News    May 26, 2015 

Free mentoring for after school programs through Goodwill

Goodwill’s GoodGuides ® program is currently seeking partnerships with after school and at-risk youth services providers to identify youth who need mentoring and/or career-readiness training opportunities. Goodwill’s GoodGuides free program...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Science Center honors veterans with a special memorial service on Sunday

Carnegie Science Center will honor veterans with a special memorial on Sunday, May 24. Veterans of USS VI Requin Base will host a ceremony from 10 – 11 a.m. on USS Requin, the Cold War-era submarine moored along the Ohio River. The event is free...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Zone 3 Public Safety Council collecting Teddy Bears for officers and area kids

After several incidents involving Zone 3 police officers and children in the zone, the Zone 3 Public Safety Council wanted to help soothe the children during the call. On May 6, three officers...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Applications available for Georgina Peters Scholarship

Applications are now available for the Georgina Chamberlain Peters Scholarship. This annual award is presented by The Brashear Association at its awards luncheon, Bravo, Brashear!, held in the fall. The Peters Scholarship is given to an individual...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Carrick 'last hump' cleanup

The Carrick Community Council will host a “last hump of every month community cleanup” on Wednesday, May 27. Volunteers meet behind Carrick shopping center, behind Dunkin Donuts and RiteAid, at 6 p.m. for bags gloves and clean up assignment. ...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Spirits Moving workout

New participants are welcome at “Spirits Moving” workout and play in the gym of South Side Presbyterian Church on Thursday evenings 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., starting May 21, sharing breath and movement disciplines, body prayers, and play for the...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

City, boro to "shake on it"

In the spirit of cooperation City of Pittsburgh Mount Oliver Borough officials will gather for a ceremonial handshake at noon on May 30. City of Pittsburgh councilmembers Bruce Kraus and Natalia Rudiak, Zone 3 police representatives including...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Spring Redd Ups a success

Reports from communities for area Redd Ups in March, April and May indicate spring cleanups attracted 19,500 volunteers who removed 480 tons of litter. An estimated 350 communities in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and beyond participated. Citizens...

 
 News    May 19, 2015

Changes underway at city's department of Permits, Licenses, Inspections

New changes are underway at the Department of Permits, Licenses & Inspections (PLI) to make it more customer-friendly and efficient for Pittsburgh residents and businesses. The changes spearheaded by PLI Director Maura Kennedy include upgrades to...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Local students complete Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program in Carrick

Seven area students completed the eight-session Youth Leadership Program conducted by Toastmasters Carrick PA On May 2. The program is designed to help youth improve their communication and...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

City will collect yard debris Saturday

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works Bureau of Environmental Services will be collecting yard debris from all residents in a special curbside collection on Saturday, May 16. Leaves, branches four inches in diameter or less, brush and...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Carrick Tree Tenders could use volunteer help

Join the Carrick Tree Tenders and Tree Pittsburgh as they care for the trees along Brownsville Road in Carrick on Tuesday May 19, 6 p.m. at the corner of East Myers and Brownsville Road. Activities will include weeding, mulching, adjusting stakes,...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Free chicken dinner Friday

The Beltzhoover Civic Association will sponsor a free chicken dinner for all Hilltop residents on Friday, May 15. The dinner will be served at 6 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue 15210. Call 412-641-0362 for more...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Wabash Tunnel closed weekdays

The Wabash Tunnel is closed to traffic on weekdays for four weeks starting on Monday, May 11. The tunnel will remain open on weekends during this time. The weekday closures are necessary so crews may replace fire hydrants in the tunnel. The project...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Area roads will be closed for work

Wagner Street in the City of Pittsburgh and Walter Avenue in Mount Oliver are closed for repairs to a drainage structure. The roads are expected to reopen at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 18. Traffic will be detoured onto Mountain Avenue, Saint Joseph...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Women gather to share wisdom in South Side

“Women Sharing Wisdom” is the name of a group of women gathering every Saturday morning 10:30 a.m. - noon for life-enhancing discussion, book reading, and fun together at the South Side Presbyterian Church, S. 20th and Sarah streets, South Side....

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Brenda Farrell is the Student of the Month

The South Side Chamber of Commerce’s Pittsburgh Phillips’ Student of the Month for s April was Brenda Farrell Brenda is a kindergartener in Beth Lazor’s class. She was presented the award with her grandparents present, Joann and Chuck Farrell....

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Divine Liturgy

The Society of Sancta Maria Magdalena of the Western Orthodox Church will celebrate the Divine Liturgy at 7 p.m. on Thursday May 14 on the Feast of the Ascension. The Worship site is 1912 Brownsville Rd., the Oasis Center. For more information, call...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

PRC anti-litter video contest

Litter’s negative impact on the greater Pittsburgh environment – and individuals’ lives – stretches in countless directions such as viewing visual blight on your daily commute and worrying about your dog cutting a paw on glass on...

 

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