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 News    July 28, 2015 

First Pittsburgh Startup Weekend Civic will take place in Allentown in Sept.

Work Hard Pittsburgh, formerly The Hardware Store, will host Pittsburgh’s first Startup Weekend Civic (SWCivicPGH) event, connecting more than 150 entrepreneurs, designers, and computer programmers to create companies that solve problems for this...

 
 News    July 28, 2015 

Fuerza, a benefit for Cafe Con Leche will honor 10 Latin@s in Pittsburgh

Café Con Leche’s is holding a benefit to support its upcoming season of community-based work and events on August 15 at The Hardware Store, 744 E. Warrington Avenue, Allentown. The event will also honor 10 Latin@s making a difference in...

 
 News    July 28, 2015 

Tunnel closure

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works has announced overnight closures for the Armstrong Tunnel in Uptown. Outbound lanes, from Forbes Avenue to Second Avenue, will be closed from 10 p.m. Tuesday, July 28 to 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 29....

 
 News    July 28, 2015 

PennDOT, Health Dept. offering mature drivers education courses

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), in conjunction with the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) announced it will offer traffic safety education courses for mature drivers in Allegheny County. The programming will be offere...

 
 News    July 28, 2015 

Final OpenStreetsPGH, included ceremony

The final installation of OpenStreetsPGH included a new event: celebrating citizenship in a public space with a pop-up naturalization ceremony. Surrounded by family, friends, and open streets enthusiasts in Market Square, nine individuals took the...

 
 News    July 28, 2015 

Book collection results in 4,500 books for DHS Summer program

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, and Department of Human Services (DHS) Director Marc Cherna, recently thanked all of those who assisted in collecting picture books and storybooks for children attending the DHS SummerFood Program. Particip...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Volunteers welcome to help build a rain garden in Mt. Washington

Join the Girl Scout Jessica Friss Mount Washington Community Development Corp. to help build a rain garden on Thursday, July 30 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the trail entrance to Emerald View Park at the end of Republic Street. The rain garden will help...

 
 News    July 21, 2015  
 News    July 21, 2015

Youth Leadership Program honored

Students who participated in Toastmasters Carrick's first Youth Leadership Program (YLP) were honored in City Council Chambers when June 16, 2015 was declared Toastmasters Carrick PA, Youth...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

St. Basil Parish Festival

The St. Basil Parish Festival at 1735 Brownsville Road will take place on July 22-25 from 7-10 p.m. nightly, flea market opens at 6:30 p.m. Highlights of the festival include bingo, flea market, rides, bake sale, food booth, Chinese auction and much...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Knitters welcome in Carrick

Those with experience knitting or crocheting or who are interested in learning how are welcome to join the Savvy Stitchers on Saturday, July 25, from 1-3 p.m. at the Carrick branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Everyone is welcome to come...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Sancta Maria dedicating new chapel today

The Society of Sancta Maria Magdalena of the Western Orthodox Church will dedicated its new chapel at their worship site, Oasis Center 1912 Brownsville Road, Carrick on Tuesday, July 21, 7 p.m. on the Eve of the Feast of Sancta Maria Magdalena. All...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Flea market at Santa Maria

On Saturday, Aug. 1 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sancta Maria Magdalena, will be hosting a Flea Market and Refreshments at the Oasis Center, 1912 Brownsville Rd. Carrick. Many food items will be available for a dollar. All funds raised will be used for...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program launches in city

The Pittsburgh region’s restaurant industry now has another seat at the table for advancing quality of life and competitiveness. Building on the emerging trend of sustainability in the restaurant industry (valuing people and planet in addition to p...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Old Clairton Road to close July 23

Old Clairton Road in Pleasant Hills Borough will be closed to northbound traffic between Glenburn Drive and Picture Drive beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 23 for a roadway replacement project. A single lane of southbound traffic will be...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

City signs MOU with Dept. of Energy on energy infrastructure

Mayor William Peduto has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Energy Technology Laboratory on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy on joint efforts to design 21st Century energy infrastructure for Pittsburgh. Mayor Peduto...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Interactive map for transit

Port Authority is now providing an interactive map that makes it easier to find transit routes and service locations. The map allows users to view all routes, transit stops, park and ride facilities, locations where riders can purchase ConnectCards...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Health Department officials urging public to avoid with wild animals

The Allegheny County Health Department urges residents to avoid contact with wild animals, including bats. Animal bites of any type, including pets, strays, or wild animals should be immediately reported to avoid transmission of rabies, which is 100...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Stormtroopers, special effects featured at the Science Center

Carnegie Science Center will celebrate athe long-standing intersection between real-world science and imagination during its Sci-Fi Weekend July 25-26. The weekend-long event will feature Stormtroopers, green screen photography, and special effects...

 
 News    July 14, 2015  
 News    July 14, 2015

Carrick Mulch Party on July 21

Join the Carrick Tree Tenders and Tree Pittsburgh as they care for newly planted trees along Brownsville Road in Carrick on Tuesday, July 21 at 6 p.m. Activities will include weeding, mulching, adjusting stakes, getting to know neighbors and fellow...

 
 News    July 14, 2015

Open in Allentown feature Alla Famiglia tacos

Open in Allentown, Part Deux, will feature tacos by Chef Jonathan Vlasic from Alla Famiglia and a cash bar by Bar Marco in an available commercial storefront in Allentown on Wednesday, July 22. The event begins at 5 p.m. in the former Michelle’s...

 
 News    July 14, 2015

Music, food and art on East Carson Street

The first South Side Food, Art & Sidewalk Festival was a success with beautiful weather and crowds throughout South Side.Organized by the South Side Bar and Restaurant Association and the South...

 
 News    July 14, 2015

Learn to become a better speaker

The Carrick Toastmasters Club will be meeting on July 18 at 10:15 a.m. until at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Rd. Zenia Ayrton will be giving a short presentation on “Becoming the Speaker You Aspire To Be.” Her...

 
 News    July 14, 2015

Donate used electronics to Goodwill on July 18

Area residents who are doing summer cleaning and looking for a place to dispose of their used computer and other electronic devices are encouraged to donate their outdated equipment to Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania during its Lawrenceville...

 

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