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 News    September 1, 2015 

Next Fresh Fridays is Friday, Sept. 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Sept. 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Pitt students learn service in South Side

Last Friday, August 28, 26 University of Pittsburgh students came to the South Side Welcome Center to be of service to South Side as part of the PittServes orientation service program. The students...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

South Side Block Party on Saturday, Sept. 19

South Side residents can once again enjoy catching up with old neighbors and getting to know new ones at the Third Annual South Side Block Party on September 19 from 3 p.m. to dusk on 13th Street between Carson and Sarah streets. There will be live...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Veteran's Happy Hour on Sept. 10 at Claddagh's

Veterans Leadership Program will host an IAVA VetTogether open to all Post 9/11 Veterans within the community for Happy Hour with light appetizers on Thursday, Sept. 10 at Claddagh Irish Pub, 407 Cinema Drive, SouthSide Works. Veterans can take the...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Prince of Peace Parish choirs seeks singers

The Prince of Peace Parish Choir is looking for a few good people with a little extra time and the willingness to learn music for the liturgy. Those who have an interest in singing, and would like to share that interest with others, are welcome to...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Nominations open for Goodwill's Power of Work Awards

Nominations are invited for the 19th annual Power of Work Awards sponsored by Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania to recognize employers and organizations that offer workforce development to those with special needs. The nomination deadline is...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Sports fundraiser in South Side benefits Achieva

Join Bill Crawford from WDVE at Sports N’at for Achieva Tuesday, Oct. 27, 5:30 p.m. at Carson City Saloon. The $35 admission includes plenty of food, drinks, games and the opportunity to bid on lots of autographed memorabilia from Pittsburgh’s...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Sept. 11 Service

Sancta Maria Magdalena, Western Orthodox Church will hold an Inter-Christian Prayer Service in memory of 911 on September 11 at 6:30 p.m. in South Side Cemetery at the cannon. All Christian pastors and their congregation are welcome. For more...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Effort underway to protect students holding loans related to Corinthian

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and 10 other state attorneys general have called on federal authorities to address issues related to the discharge of federal student loans involving Corinthian Colleges, which declared for bankruptcy earlier this ye...

 
 News    September 1, 2015 

Proposed settlement would provide refunds for RadioShack gift cards

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has announced a proposed multistate settlement that would lead to 100 percent reimbursement for consumers who paid for RadioShack gift cards. The settlement comes after RadioShack filed for bankruptcy earlier this...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Market House celebrating Centennial

Citiparks will host a South Side Market House Centennial Celebration on Saturday, Aug. 29, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the historic landmark located at 12th and Bingham streets. The indoor/outdoor block party will feature bands, ethnic foods, health...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Team Kim preparing for ACS Making Strides walk

South Sider Kim Wagle’s Team Kim is in full force gearing up for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides in Breast Cancer walk scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 17 at 9 a.m. at Highmark Stadium at Station Square on South Side.  Team Kim was...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Mayor launches Pittsburgh in 10 city Resilience Americorps

Mayor William Peduto joins Cities of Service, the Corporation for National and Community Service, which administers AmeriCorps, and the Rockefeller Foundation in announcing the 10 cities which together form the first Resilience AmeriCorps cities in...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Joint Day of Prayer will be at Sancta Maria Magdalena

Sancta Maria Magdalena Western Orthodox, wishes to bring together all Catholic and Orthodox Christians in the first joint, Day of Prayer for Creation on September 1, 7 p.m. at the Oasis Center, 1912 Brownsville Rd. The service aims to Bring together...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Game day

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Fall Game Day with lunch and prizes on Saturday, Sept. 12 from noon to 3 p.m. Tickets are $15. For reservations, call 412-881-4000. Spencer United Methodist Church is located at 117 Spencer Avenue,...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Phone app will allow parkers to add time

The Pittsburgh Parking Authority (PPA) has selected Parkmobile to supply the technology required to accommodate adding a pay-by-phone payment option for purchases at all metered spaces throughout the city. The Atlanta based firm will begin adapting i...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

PA courts launch android app

Pennsylvania courts has launched an Android version of PAeDocket – a free app providing a quick and simple search of court cases or dockets. Finding public court information is easier than ever with PAeDocket – including results about cases,...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Arthritis fundraiser bike ride registration now open

This year marks an exciting transition for RiverRide 100, an annual bike fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12. With the addition of multiple “starting points” between Rockwood, Pa., and...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Health Department chosen as a site for improving community health

The Allegheny County Health Department has been chosen as one of the first four sites in the country to participate in a new initiative Bridging for Health: Improving Community Health Through Innovations in Financing, supported by the Robert Wood...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Attorney General urges caution in car shopping at salvage yards

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane is urging Commonwealth residents to be cautious when considering the purchase of a motor vehicle from salvage yards or automobile repair businesses. These businesses are often where consumers find cheap vehicles...

 
 News    August 25, 2015

Carrick can learn more about public safety blitz in neighborhood

Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak’s office will host the first meeting to share information from the Carrick task force to reduce blight and crime with the wider Carrick community. The Carrick Crime and Blight Blitz community meeting will take place on...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Portions of Arcata Street in Overbrook closed

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works has indefinitely closed a portion of Arcata Street, in Overbrook to vehicular traffic. Erosion has necessitated that approximately 100 feet of roadway from the dead end be closed to vehicular...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Grant will aid LifeSpan Meals on Wheels program

Local seniors will benefit from improved Meals on Wheels service thanks to a grant from the Walmart Foundation. LifeSpan, Inc. will use the $50,000 donation in support of its Meals on Wheels/Home Delivered Meals (MOW/HDM) Program. The funds will...

 

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