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 News    May 24, 2016 

Carrick named Clean Pittsburgh's Neighborhood of the Year

Volunteers, community groups and neighborhoods were honored last week at the 2016 Clean Pittsburgh Commission’s (CPC) Meet and Greet Mixer with the annual “Bob Awards” for their efforts to beautify city neighborhoods. The Bob Awards, a tribute...

 
 News    May 24, 2016 

Phillips ballroom dancers earn honors in team competition

Recently, 12 students represented Pittsburgh Phillips at the Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh "Colors of the Rainbow" Spring 2016 Final Team Match competition held at Pittsburgh Allderdice and earned...

 
 News    May 24, 2016 

Foster care awareness social Sunday

The Beltzhoover Civic Association (BCA) along with the Three Rivers Adoption Council will host a Hilltop community Foster Care Awareness Social on May 29 from 4-6 p.m. at St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15210. The BCA welcomes...

 
 News    May 24, 2016 

Free dinner on the Hilltop

There will be a free dinner for all Hilltop residents on Sunday, May 29, 4 p.m. at the St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15210. For more information, call 412-641-0362. The free dinner is hosted by the Beltzhoover Civic...

 
 News    May 24, 2016 

Rep. Readshaw's resolution would fight opioid addiction

State Rep. Harry Readshaw has introduced H.R. 893, which would look at options for dealing with heroin and other opioid addiction. The resolution would direct the Joint State Government Commission to conduct a study and publish a report for the...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Pre-Memorial Day services planned

The South Side and Hilltop Memorial Day Parade Committee has scheduled several services prior to and in preparation for Memorial Day. Volunteers will be placing wreaths at the following cemeteries: Serbian, St. Michael’s, St. Joseph’s, St....

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Learn more about joining SSCC Board

The South Side Community Council will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25 at Brashear Association, 2005 Sarah Street, for South Side residents who might be interested in becoming board members. Board member responsibilities...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Carrick High alumni to honor 20 at the 21st annual luncheon

The Carrick High Alumni Sports Hall of Fame will honor 20 coaches and athletes at its 21st Annual Inductions on Sunday, May 22. They will join 38 coaches who brought championships to Carrick High in seven major sports and 116 individuals who starred...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Readshaw honors Carrick wrestlers

State Rep. Harry Readshaw has presented a Pennsylvania House of Representative citation to the Pittsburgh Carrick High School wrestling team, the 2016 Pittsburgh Public School City League Class AAA...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Carey Harris leaving A+ Schools for PA Early Learing Investment Comm.

 After 12 years with A+ Schools, Carey A. Harris, Executive Director, will be leaving to run the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission. During her tenure, she grew the organization into a powerful force for educational equity and...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

This year's Spring Redd Up removes 500 tons of litter

Reports from communities for area Redd Ups in March, April and May indicate spring cleanups attracted 22,500 to 25,000 volunteers who removed 450 to 500 tons of litter. An estimated 450 to 500 communities in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and beyond...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Bill would require a fiscal impact study of all new city legislation

Mayor William Peduto’s Office of Management and Budget has introduced good government legislation that will require all bills and executive orders introduced by Pittsburgh City Council or the Mayor’s Office to have fiscal impact studies attached...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Got a quirky house? HNE is looking for you

High Noon Entertainment (HNE) is looking for homeowners who love the uniqueness of their home, but have no idea what to do or where to start to bring their outdated house back to life. HNE, along with a major cable network are coming to Pittsburgh...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Volunteers welcome to help Grandview Park playground

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s Grandview Park playground beautification project, sponsored through a the City of Pittsburgh Love Your Block Grant, has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 21. The event will start at 10 a.m....

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Citiparks Farmers' Market in South Side opens today

The main opening of the first four of seven Citiparks Farmers’ Markets occurred last week and this week. Three additional markets will open in June. The hours for the markets, and the charges for farmers and other vendors, will remain the same...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Local filmmaker's short films to screen at Pittsburgh Filmmakers

Steve “Stevo” Parys’ newest short films, Lightheaded and Breakage, will screen on Tuesday, May 10 at the Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ Film Kitchen’s Melwood Screening Room in Oakland. A reception starts at 7 p.m., with Mr. Parys’ films, along...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Spring yard waste curbside collection takes place in the city this Saturday

The Department of Public Works Bureau of Environmental Services will be collecting yard debris from all residents in a special curbside collection on Saturday, May 14. Leaves, branches four inches in diameter or less, brush and grass yard waste will...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Brashear hosts Remake Learning event at the Allentown Learning and Engagement Center

Over the past ten years, the greater Pittsburgh region has created a national model for learning innovation known as the Remake Learning Network. National leaders will converge in Pittsburgh May 9-15 for Remake Learning Days, a w...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Apply now for Peters scholarship at Brashear

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

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Open Mic night Friday at the South Side Presbyterian Church

The next Open Mic Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church is on Friday, May 13, 7:30 – 9 p.m. People are welcome to share their performing artistry, from music to poetry, dance to drama. Call ahead of time to 412-431-0118 to perform or...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Suggestions needed for names of the Emerald View Park trails

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation is working with the City of Pitts burgh to develop name recommendations for the Emerald View Park trail system, with feedback from the community and park users. Trail names are important for...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

PA Resources Council will conduct composting, rain barrel workshops

 The Pennsylvania Resources Council has announced its Spring 2016 schedule of workshops to take place in May and June at several locations in Allegheny County. Backyard Composting Workshops will take place on: Saturday, May 14, from 10:30 a.m. –...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Outdoor exercise stations installed

Ten outdoor exercise stations have been, or are being installed, at eight of Allegheny County’s parks as part of the county’s continuing effort to help residents through its Live Well Allegheny campaign. The stations, located adjacent to major...

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Next Fresh Fridays is on May 13

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, May 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 

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