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 News    August 23, 2016 

SSSNA seeking candidates to join Board of Directors

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) is looking for a few good men, or women. The Slopes Association will have open positions for three or four new Board of Directors members in the coming election. Board members are seeking to...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Back to School carnival at Arlington PreK-8

Pittsburgh Arlington PreK-8 will celebrate its new location, the newly renovated Murray facility, with a special Back-to- School Carnival on August 25 from 5-7 p.m. The event will feature a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Pittsburgh School Superintenden...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Mt. Oliver City projects face challenges with vandalism and hit and run drivers

Last month, three of the four concrete benches that are part of the game tables at “Let’s Talk” at Mountain and Fisher were forcibly removed from their bolts/pins and placed on their sides. Fortunately, the benches were not broken and...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Allentown Senior Center returns Tuesday, Sept. 6

It's been two years since a devastating fire at Hill Top United Methodist Church (HUMC), at 631 E. Warrington Avenue, destroyed the entire interior of the church along with the Allentown Senior...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Hilltop Catholic Class of 1976 holding reunion

Hilltop Catholic High School Class of 1976 is holding a reunion on Saturday, Sept. 24. The reunion will begin at 7 p.m. at the Royal Place on Rt. 88. $20 per person (cash only) at the door. Cash bar. Classmates should rsvp to sgloeckl@gmail.com or...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Donations welcome at the St. Pius X rummage sale

St. Pius X Byzantine Church, 2336 Brownsville Rd. in Carrick, will be holding its annual rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 16-17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Food, including pierogies will be sold throughout the sale. The church is still in need of...

 
 News    August 23, 2016 

Music festival fundraiser

The Allegheny County Music Festival, featuring Pittsburgh-based Rusted Root and several local bands, will be held Sunday, Sept. 4, at the amphitheater in Hartwood Acres Park in Hampton. Opening acts begin at 5 p.m. and Rusted Root will take the...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Ribbon cutting ceremony for Knoxville Incline Greenway

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Pittsburgh’s newest greenway, the Knoxville Incline Greenway will take place on Saturday, Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. to noon with the ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m. This dedication has been two years in the making since...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Mountain Top party at the Let's Talk

Join community members of Mt. Oliver and St. Clair to celebrate the official opening of the GTECH project, “Let’s Talk,” at Mountain and Fisher streets on Saturday, Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. GTECH ambassadors Suzanne Photos and John...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Ice cream social at the Dairy District

“Summer Scoops” and other sweet treats will be available at an ice cream social at the Carrick Dairy District this week on Thursday, Aug. 18. The family friendly event from 6-8 p.m. at the Dairy District, 1529 Brownsville Road, will feature ice...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Allentown couple raising money to create Warrington Avenue parklet

Allentown residents Jolie and Bobby Valentine are raising money to build a public parklet in the empty lot next to Paisano's Pizza at 819 E. Warrington Avenue, incorporating both greenspace and art...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Annual Community Cornfest will take place Aug. 27

The annual Community Cornfest will take place on Saturday, Aug. 27, from noon until 6 p.m. at Phillips Park. The Cornfest will feature family friendly fun, entertainments and vendors. The annual Corn Shucking Contest for children 12 and under is...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

S. Side Neighborhood Street Party Sept. 17

2016 South Side Neighborhood Street Party on Saturday, September 17th Contact: Kitty Vagley, Committee Member, 15203 Neighborhood Street Party at 412-298-0605 or kittyvagley@gmail.com The fourth annual South Side Neighborhood Party for all residents...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

First National wins Summer Golf Classic

The First National Bank foursome placed first in the 2016 Summer Golf Classic and won the South Side Champions Golf Trophy on Monday, Aug. 8. First National Bank's Ron Giulianelli, Matt Bianco, Bob...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Report on overdose deaths identifies risks and opportunities for interventions

Allegheny County has issued a new report on the opioid epidemic through the work of its Health Department (ACHD) and Department of Human Services (DHS). Entitled Opiate-Related Overdose Deaths in Allegheny County: Risks and Opportunities for...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Carrick High Class of 1989 planning for its 30th Reunion

The Carrick High School Class of 1989 is looking forward to celebrating its 30th Reunion in 2019. With only three years left before the reunion the committee has begun looking for classmates, in and out of the neighborhood. To keep in touch, they...

 
 News    August 16, 2016

LifeSpan Center lists August and September senior events

LifeSpan’s Knoxville Senior Resource Center, 320 Brownsville Road, is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Special events during August at the center include a Walmart Shopping Trip on August 25 from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and an End of...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Medical Society awards grants in So. Pittsburgh

The Allegheny County Medical Society (ACMS) Foundation has awarded $72,500 in grants to support home and community environments that nurture and develop healthy children and families. In South Pittsburgh, the grants included: Hilltop Community Health...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Joint Legistative Hearing focuses on eradicating blight

At the request of state Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, a joint state Senate-House Democratic Policy Committee hearing was held last week on efforts and resources to fight blight within communities, including the successes and challenges of land...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Volunteers needed to help at Carrick Mulch Party Aug. 23

Volunteers are needed to join their neighbors and the Carrick Tree Tenders for a Mulch party on Tuesday, Aug. 23. The tree tenders with the help of volunteers will care for the Carrick street trees by cleaning up the litter from the tree beds and...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

St. George Church anniversary celebration details

All St. George and St. John Vianney family and friends are invited to gather for the 130th anniversary of the sounding of St. George Parish in 1886. A celebration dinner will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24 at the Castle Shannon F.F.W. Memorial Hall,...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

Last Hump of the Month will clean up Carrick on August 31

Volunteers are needed for the Last Hump of the Month Litter Clean up in Carrick. The clean-up will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 31 from 6-8 p.m. Volunteers will meet behind the Carrick shopping center, behind Dunkin Donuts and RiteAid. Bags and...

 
 News    August 9, 2016

St. Canice 8th grade class will hold a reunion on Sept. 10

The St. Canice (Knoxville) eighth grade Class of 1971 will hold its second annual Class Reunion to celebrate 45 years. It will take place at Montour Grove in South Park on Sept. 10 from noon until 8 p.m.  For more information or to RSVP contact Tim...

 

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