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 News    May 3, 2016 

Phillips K-5 students will display their artwork at New Artists Program

Art work created by students enrolled in The Brashear Association’s New Artists Program will be on display at the Carnegie Library-South Side on Thursday, May 5, from 3-5:30 p.m. The New Artists Program is offered to students in grades three throug...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Job fair at Goodwill on May 4

Job seekers are welcome to learn about positions in the community at the Goodwill Job Fair on Wednesday, May 4, from 1:30-3:30 pm at the Goodwill Facility, 2400 East Carson Street, in South Side. More than ten employers will be on hand from various i...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

South Siders cheer marathoners along

The South Side Chamber of Commerce partnered with Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc., and Dick's Sporting Goods this year to welcome Pittsburgh marathoners at the South Side Welcome Center at the...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

CHS recognized with state citation

State Representative Harry Readshaw recently recognized Pittsburgh Carrick High School for receiving the National Athletic Trainers' Association Safe Sports School Award. The award acknowledges...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Clean Pittsburgh Commission seeks nominations for Bob Awards

On May 19, The Clean Pittsburgh Commission (CPC) 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...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

S.S. Presbyterian Church rummage and food sale

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes all to its Rummage and Food Sale on Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All sorts of treasures can be found at this sale: clothing, household items, small appliances, books, toys, jewelry, and more....

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Knoxville council holding a public forum on safety

The Knoxville Community Council will hold a public forum on Wednesday, May 11, 6 p.m. at the St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. The forum will have a community safety focus with representatives from the Zone 3 Police Station and also the City...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Flea Market at Trinity Church

Trinity Lutheran Church in Mount Oliver will hold its annual Flea Market on May 13-14. Shoppers are welcome to browse the huge assortment of items. Free coffee will be provided. Sale hours are 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday, May 13 and 9 p.m.-2 p.m. on...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Volunteers needed on June 4 to plant flowers in Grandview Park

Volunteers are needed to help the Friends of Grandview Park plant flowers in the park on Saturday, June 4. Those interested in helping should join the Friends at 9 a.m. on June 4 at the Bailey Avenue entrance to Grandview Park. Volunteers should...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Spring rummage sale

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Spring Rummage Sale on Friday and Saturday, May 6-7. Sale hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 6 and 9 a.m. to noon on May 7. Bargains will be available for clothes, jewelry, toys, linens, housewares, small...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

Still time to sign up to play Polish Falcons golf outing

The inaugural Polish Falcons Heritage Foundation Charity Golf Outing will take place on May 14 at Oakview Country Club in Slippery Rock, Pa. beginning at 9 a.m. Registration for individual golfers is $125; Foursomes are available for $500; or, to...

 
 News    May 3, 2016 

City's first Inclusive Innovation Week a success with unique and free events

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance and the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh thanked all those that planned, hosted, and attended events in the city’s inaugural Inclusive Innovation Week, held from April 1...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Carrick Alumni Assoc. to honor two grads

The Carrick High Alumni Association will honor two members of the Class of 1966 as Distinguished Alumni on Sunday, May 22 at the 50th Anniversary Reunion luncheon of the class in the Grand Ballroom of the South Hills Country Club in Whitehall. Dr....

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Sponsors, volunteers needed for home tour

The 25th Annual South Side Home Tour hosted by the South Side Community Council (SSCC) will take place on Saturday, May 14. The Community Council has three opportunities to help the 25th annual home tour continue to be a success. The first...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Hard hat tour of CLP-Knoxville will show public the renovations

With just a few months remaining until the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville reopens to the public, a preview for community members to tour the building and view the renovation progress. Area residents will have the opportunity on...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

PA Resources Council to resume collecting TVs

A policy clarification by the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) allows the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) to resume collecting televisions at its five remaining hard-to-recycle events in 2016. “The good news is that residents ca...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

'Summer of Learn and Earn' to employ 2,000 youths for second year

Pittsburgh and Allegheny County youths seeking summer jobs may apply for the region’s second “Summer of Learn and Earn” program. Allegheny County, the City of Pittsburgh and the Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board (3RWIB) have joined...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Citiparks Farmers' Markets will return beginning May 6

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

 
 News    April 26, 2016

City places a hold on its 2016 property tax appeals

Mayor William Peduto announced a moratorium has been placed on all 2016 property tax assessment appeals initiated by the City of Pittsburgh. This freeze comes in response to evidence that property values have been increasing in certain...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Online guide helps you sell the food you grow

Grow Pittsburgh, Penn State Extension, and Pittsburgh Food Policy Council have announced the launch of an online resource guide titled An Urban Grower’s Guide: Selling the Food You Grow in Pittsburgh. The goal of the guide is to encourage city...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Dispose of any unwanted prescription drugs safely

The Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Friday, April 29 at UPMC hospitals and on Saturday, April 30 at the Zone 3 Police Station, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The events provide an opportunity for...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

Liberty Bridge Deck Replacement Phase 1A under way

Replacement work on the Liberty Bridge (Route 3069) began on Monday, April 25 at 5 a.m. “This launches the major work to upgrade the Liberty Bridge we have been planning for many years,” said District Executive Dan Cessna. “We appreciate...

 
 News    April 26, 2016

PUC initiates safety investigation of 9th Street rail crossing in South Side

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) has ordered an investigation into all safety-related issues involving a crossing in the City of Pittsburgh where 9th Street crosses two mainline tracks of CSX Transportation Inc. The Commission voted...

 

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