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 News    March 28, 2017 

Volunteers needed to help plant trees in Mt. Washington April 8

Mt. Washington through the Mt. Washington Community Development Corp. was awarded 10 trees through the Treevitalize Pittsburgh Program to plant in the community. Volunteers are needed to come out and help plant them on Saturday, April 8 from 9...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Allentown CDC seeking a few people willing to get involved on its Board

The Allentown Community Development Corp. is seeking interested and involved stakeholders to join its Board of Directors in July. Stakeholders include residents, business owners and those interested in helping guide the revitalization of the...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Slovak Mass and Easter customs breakfast will take place April 8

Prince of Peace Parish will host the Annual Slovak Mass and Easter Customs Breakfast on Saturday, April 8 at St. Adalbert Church, South 15th Street, in South Side. The day begins at 10:45 a.m. with recitation of the rosary, followed by Mass at 11:00...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Third annual Church Crawl visits eight sites throughout South Side

The Faith communities of Pittsburgh’s South Side will host its third annual Church Crawl on Sunday, April 30 from 1–5 p.m. Roman Catholic, Byzantine Catholic, Presbyterian, and Orthodox, eight locations will be open to visit, start at any...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

St. George Day April 1 deadline for reservations

All parishioners, alumni, family and friends of the former St. George Church and School and St. John Vianney are welcome to celebrate the feast day of St. George on Sunday, April 23 at 5 p.m. This dinner event, sponsored by St. George Church...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Join neighbors at the annual South Side Spring Social

Celebrate spring with your neighbors. For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. The party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the Second Floor of Steel Cactus at 19th...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Celebrate Dyngus Day at the Polish Falcons

Join Polish Falcons Heritage Foundation in celebrating Dyngus Day, a Polish Easter tradition, on Monday, April 17 from 2 – 8 p.m. Enjoy pierogi, kielbasa and beer, music by The Trel-Tones Polka Band, along with a guest emcee, Jim Krenn, at Polish...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. now accepting applications for 2017/18 Leadership Pittsburgh, Emerging Leaders programs

Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. (LPI) is currently seeking applicants for its 2017 Leadership Pittsburgh and Leadership Development Initiative programs. The courses are designed to enhance the quality of regional leadership through a robust curriculum...

 
 News    March 28, 2017 

Second annual 'Inclusive Innovation Week' set for March 31-April 7

The City of Pittsburgh and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), along with more than 80 Pittsburgh organizations and businesses, have announced that Inclusive Innovation Week 2017 will take place March 31 – April 7. Inclusive Innovation Week is a...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

Progressive becomes Dollar Bank

A big change is coming to Warrington Avenue this weekend when Progressive Home Federal Savings and Loan completes its merger with Dollar Bank. Progressive Home Federal will close its doors on Friday, March 24 and reopen for business on Monday, March...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

So. Pittsburgh groups among those receiving Love Your Block grants

Mayor William Peduto announced five South Pittsburgh organizations are among those that will receive funding for the 2017 season of the City of Pittsburgh’s Love Your [Resilient] Block grant program. Through the Love Your [Resilient] Block...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

South Side Park Clean-up April 2

The Friends of South Side Park will host a spring cleanup from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 2. Volunteers should gather at the Bandi Schaum Community Garden at 10 a.m. The work will include general trash cleanup, installing new sign posts for the open...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

So. Side Chamber Happy Hour Wed.

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will present its next happy hour on Wednesday, March 22, from 57 p.m. Southside Works City Apartments will host the event at its luxury apartments complex, 2626 Tunnel Boulevard. Metered street parking will not be...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

Living Stations at Holy Apostles

The Living Stations is coming to Holy Apostles Parish on Sunday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the St Albert the Great site, 3198 Schieck St. The youth ministry at Saint Ferdinand’s parish in Cranberry Township will bring their “Living Stations of...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Allentown CDC seeking involved people for board

The Allentown Community Development Corp. is seeking interested and involved stakeholders to join its Board of Directors in July. Stakeholders include residents, business owners and those interested in helping guide the revitalization of the...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Growing up in South Side, Brashear was the place for kids to go

Growing up on the South Side in the 50s and 60s as a “Baby Boomer” I was never at a loss for friends. World War II was over and many of the GIs along with the new immigrants were filling the positions at our mills on South Side. Our three public...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

New mobile toolbox brings clean-up tools, training to neighborhood groups

“You bring the team. We bring the tools.” That’s the slogan for the PGH Mobile Toolbox, which supports a growing network of Pittsburgh residents who are ready to mobilize to transform their communities. Beginning in April, this shared...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Permits, Licenses & Inspections furthers digitization efforts in city

For the first time, all building inspection reports are being compiled on computers instead of paper, the city’s Department of Permits, Licenses & Inspections announced. Previous to the Peduto Administration and the hiring of Director Maura Kenne...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

City raises $1 million to provide water filters for PWSA customers

Mayor William Peduto last week announced the city has partnered with Peoples Gas and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority to invest $1 million to provide filters to every PWSA customer to reduce high lead levels in their drinking water. The city...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Mayor assembles panel to advise potential restructuring of PWSA

Mayor William Peduto assembled a meeting last week of a Blue Ribbon Panel to assist with the selection of a professional advisory team to manage a possible restructuring of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA). Chief of Staff Kevin Acklin...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Concord Presbyterian Church holding flea market with CBA shredding event

Concord Presbyterian Church, 1907 Brownsville Road, will hold a Flea Market and more during the Carrick Business Association’s Shred It event on April 22 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. In addition to the Flea Market, there will be a concession stand and a Pie...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Spencer church holds Game Day on Sat. April 22

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Spring Game Day on Saturday, April 22 with lunch and prizes. The event will begin at noon and run through 3 p.m. Tickets are $15, for reservations, call 412-881-4000. Spencer United Methodist Church is at...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

EDS offers consulting to Mt. Oliver area businesses

Economic Development South is holding its next on-demand consulting session in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh ‘s Small Business Development Center (SBD) and the Institute of Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE) on Friday, March 24....

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Feast Day of St. George celebration on April 23

St. George and St. John Vianney family, friends and supporters are invited to gather on The Feast Day of St. George, Sunday, April 23, at 5 p.m. at the Linden Grove Nightclub in Castle Shannon, 1100 Grove Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15234. A $35 donation...

 

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