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 News    April 25, 2017 

Brashear Camp reunion

The 2007 Brashear Camp reunion is set for Saturday, Aug. 5 from 1-5 p.m. at the American Serbian Club, 2524 Sarah Street in South Side. The reunion is for all campers, staff and those who have ever...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Celebration this week will precede closing/expansion of CLP- Carrick

The Carrick community will soon see a dramatic difference in their neighborhood library. In order to serve the growing needs of the area, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will begin renovations on its Carrick location at 1811 Brownsville Road. To...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Data Across Sectors for Health is now available on WPRDC

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) announced that 22 datasets on health determinants and nine datasets related to insurance have been added to the Western Pennsylvania Regional Data Center (WPRDC). The data was collected through a Data...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Market House Quarto de Mayo

South Side Market House Senior Center’s Nationality Dinner will celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Quarto de Mayo, Thursday, May 4 at 3 p.m. Diners will have their choice of two hard shell beef tacos or a large bean burrito, with a side of beans and rice...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Disposing of unwanted prescription drugs will help prevent drug abuse

On Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the public will have an opportunity in to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Pills will be accepted for disposal...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mayor adopts 'Rooney Rule' for city hiring

Mayor William Peduto has issued an Executive Order adopting measures to promote diversity in City hiring, similar to an initiative backed by late Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney within the National Football League.  The Executive Order names a...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

LifeSpan's Walk will raise money for its senior centers

LifeSpan’s spring fundraiser, The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community, has a goal to raise $10,000. All donations go directly to LifeSpan. The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community takes place on May 13 beginning at Stage AE. Register online or...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

St. Pius X Saturday Sale

St. Pius X Byzantine Catholic Church, 2336 Brownsville Rd., will hold its Super Saturday Sale on Saturday, April 29 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The day includes craft/vendor sale in the auditorium behind the church and a flea market in the church basement....

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Spencer spring rummage sale

Spencer United Methodist Church, 117 Spencer Ave., will hold a Spring Rummage Sale on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6. The sale will feature clothes, jewelry, toys, linens, housewares, small appliances and more. Sale hours are: Friday, May 5 from...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mt. Oliver clean-up

A Mt. Oliver-Knoxville community clean-up will held on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers should meet at either the PetShop collaboration space, 212 Brownsville Rd., or at St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. To volunteer,...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Trinity annual flea market

Trinity Lutheran Church will hold its Annual Flea Market on Friday and Saturday, May 5 and 6. Hours for the Flea Market are Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organizers say there will be a “huge assortment of...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mayor issues Executive Order on tree protection

In honor of Earth Day, Mayor William Peduto issued an Executive Order calling for new ways to protect city trees, which cover 40 percent of Pittsburgh’s land area and are vital to the city’s parks, green spaces and quality of life.  The...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

City to offer free lead filters for residents

Mayor William Peduto's administration and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority announced its additional plans for distributing lead filters to interested City residents, through the Safe Water Program. The plans are detailed at...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

URA approves higher limits for loan program to replace lead service lines

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) will expand its previously approved loan program for replacing lead service lines to make it even more affordable. Previously, at the March 9 meeting, the URA Board approved program guidelines...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Hilltop neighborhoods part of new policing initiative

Mayor William Peduto’s administration and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police are implementing a new community policing program that will get its start in 18 neighborhoods citywide including three on the Hilltop. Commanders in each of the city’s six...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Poetry night at S.S. Presbyterian Coffee House

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes all to a special Coffee House in partnership with the Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange on Friday, April 21, from 7:30 – 9 p.m., with poets Hiram Larew, Judith Robinson, and Lawrence Wray. All three poets have e...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Prince of Peace craft show is coming in May

Prince of Peace Parish in South Side will host a Vendor and Craft Show on Saturday, May 20. The show will take place at the Parish Center, 81 S. 13th Street from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tables are $35 each or two for $60; electrical access if needed is an...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Market House activities continue through April

Activities continue through April at the South Side Market House Healthy Active Living Center. Those interested in learning how to knit or just want some company while they work on a project are welcome to join in every Monday from 12:30 – 2 p.m. T...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

PA Resources Council 'Reuse Fest' collecting wide variety of materials - including the kitchen sink

Clean out the closets, the garage and the basement. On Earth Day, the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s sixth annual ReuseFest will offer a one-day collection event for materials destined for reuse by local nonprofits. The festivities will take...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

LifeSpan spring fundraiser

LifeSpan’s spring fundraiser, The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community, has a goal to raise $10,000. All donations go directly to LifeSpan. The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community takes place on May 13 beginning at Stage AE. Register online or...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Summer 17 Dream! Explore! Do! campaign launched

County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto and representatives of the expanded learning community have introduced the Summer 17 Dream! Explore! Do! youth campaign for summer activities. This is the second year for a collaborati...

 
 News    April 11, 2017

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop free produce distribution returns April 14

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will resume for the year on Friday, April 14 and continue on the second Friday of each month through November. Eligible households in the...

 
 News    April 11, 2017

Pitch in to help with Allentown clean-ups

Allentown will be holding several clean-up and beautifying efforts on Earth Day, April 22. The Hill Top United Methodist Church will hold a clean-up on E. Warrington and nearby streets. Volunteers are asked to meet at the church, 631 E. Warrington...

 

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