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 News    November 29, 2016 
 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Chamber kicks off Holiday Season with Mittens & Mingles fundraiser

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will present its fifth annual Mittens & Mingles holiday fundraiser on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 6-10 p.m. at Clear Story Studio, 1931 Sidney Street in the heart of...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 
 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Brashear collecting toys and food to brighten the holidays for many

The Brashear Association is turning to its friends and neighbors, once again, to help make Christmas brighter for children and families throughout South Pittsburgh. The Association, a South Pittsburgh community services agency, collects toys and...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Knights of Columbus provide coats for area kids through pantries

Gilmary Council 3868, Knights of Columbus, visited the St. John Vianney Food Pantry in Allentown on November 18 to distribute a gift of more than 50 children’s coats. The Knights have been providing...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Applications are now available for the city's Love Your [Resilient] Block grant program

Applications are available for the City of Pittsburgh’s 2017 Love Your [Resilient] Block grant award program. The block revitalization program gives organizations up to $1,500 in funds for a neighborhood resilience-building project that mobilizes...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Christmas Social for CBA members

The Carrick Business Association will hold a Christmas Social for members on Thursday, Dec. 15 beginning at 6:30 at Thee Olde Place Inn, 1209 Streets Run Road. Cost is $20 per person. Those attending are also asked to bring a grab bag gift valued at...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

St. George Church Christmas cards available in Allentown

The St. George Church Preservation Society has Christmas cards available again this year. A pack of 12 cards with envelopes is available for a donation of $17. The Christmas cards are available at Progressive Home Federal Savings and Loan, 820 E....

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

S.S. Slopes Holiday party December 13

The annual South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association Holiday Party will be on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Monastery Retreat Center, 148 Monastery Drive. Dinner will be provided, but those attending may bring a dessert, side dish, or...

 
 News    November 29, 2016 

Session will help explain Free Application for Aid

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), in partnership with the Pennsylvania Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (PASFAA) will host a free FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Completion Session on...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Up on the Hilltop celebrates small business

Up on the Hilltop, a celebration of small businesses in Allentown, Duquesne Heights, Mt. Oliver and Mt. Washington will take place over the next couple of weekends. As part of Up on the Hilltop, shop small in Allentown, #Atownpgh, on Small Business...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Shop South Side during Small Business Saturday

The Historic South Side Business District is welcoming everyone to shop South Side on November 26, Small Business Saturday. South Side’s countless restaurants, bars, and retail and specialty shops will be open for people of all ages and...

 
 News    November 22, 2016  
 News    November 22, 2016

LIHEAP opens to help with heating bills of low income

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) opened on November 1 and provides help with winter heating bills to low-income customers. LIHEAP is a federally funded program administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services that...

 
 News    November 22, 2016  
 News    November 22, 2016

Polish Wigilia dinner to be held at St. Nicholas

Polish Falcons Heritage Foundation (PFHF) will sponsor its third annual Traditional Wigilia Dinner on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Oakland from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. PFA Cultural Commissioner Lawrence Kozlowski will...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

St. George Christmas cards available

The St. George Church Preservation Society has Christmas cards available again this year. A pack of 12 cards with envelopes is available for a donation of $17. The cards will be shipped out first class mail. Orders are being taken on-line at...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

PA Resources holding composting workshops

Not sure what to do with leftover kitchen scraps and yard debris? Learn how to turn organic waste into a natural, homemade compost for lawns and gardens by attending a Pennsylvania Resources Council Backyard Composting or Vermicomposting Workshop....

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Free supper for Thanksgiving in South Side

Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community, 2700 Jane Street, will host a free Thanksgiving meal on Thursday, Nov. 24 from 1-3 p.m. To learn more, visit hotmetalbridge.com....

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Donate cookies for seniors

LifeSpan –Resources and Services for Seniors has kicked off its seventh annual “Sweet Holiday Wishes” Cookie Donation Campaign. Many of their participants have stated one of the holiday traditions they miss the most is baking their own...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Oldies dance for seniors

Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue, will host its first dance on Thursday, Dec. 8, from 5-8 p.m. A $5 donation includes pizza, pasta and salad. Adults aged 60 or older are welcome to come and kick up their heels, on the dance floor or...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Christmas concert at Concord

Concord Presbyterian Church will present its Christmas Concert on Dec. 10, 5 p.m. at the church, 1907 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh PA 15210. Dinner will be served following the concert. Family and friends are welcome. R.S.V.P to...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

City Ethics Board office opens

The City of Pittsburgh this week opened its first Ethics Hearing Board office, which will hear complaints about alleged ethics violations and educate city employees on ethical conduct.  The office opening follows the first public meeting in...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Port Authority makes small change to the 51-Carrick route

The Port Authority has made a change to the 51-Carrick bus route. The 51-Carrick weekday outbound trips arriving Downtown at 6:20 p.m. and 6:40 p.m. will be converted from Brentwood Loop trips to Walmart trips. The round trip arriving/leaving...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Wheatley delivers keynote address to National Black Caucus of local elected officials

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, delivered the keynote address to the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials during the National League of Cities 2016 City Summit at the Westin Convention Center. Rep. Wheatley spoke to more than 100...

 

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