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 News    June 23, 2015

South Side Mibster competing at 92nd National Marbles Championship

The 92nd National Marbles Tournament got underway on Monday, June 22, in Wildwood, N.J. Allegheny County is represented by girls champion Sierra Ricci, age 10, of Shaler Twp., boys champion Eli Murphy, age 12, of Squirrel Hill, girls runner-up...

 
 News    June 2, 2015

Mulick earns scholarships, awards

Mount Washington resident Jonathan Mulick,18, will graduate from Bishop Canevin High School with high honors this year. He was awarded the 2015 Bob O'Connor Foundation Community Service Scholarship....

 
 News    June 2, 2015

Ricciardi earns Dean's List

Saint Vincent College named 595 students to the Dean’s List of for the spring 2015 semester, according to Ms. Alice Kaylor, Dean of Studies. Earning Dean’s List honors in South Pittsburgh was Nina Ricciardi a junior majoring in Politics at the...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Local students complete Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program in Carrick

Seven area students completed the eight-session Youth Leadership Program conducted by Toastmasters Carrick PA On May 2. The program is designed to help youth improve their communication and...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Brenda Farrell is the Student of the Month

The South Side Chamber of Commerce’s Pittsburgh Phillips’ Student of the Month for s April was Brenda Farrell Brenda is a kindergartener in Beth Lazor’s class. She was presented the award with her grandparents present, Joann and Chuck Farrell....

 
 News    March 31, 2015

Edinboro Dean's List

South Pittsburgh area students have earned Dean’s List honors at Edinboro University for the fall term. Those students earning the honors include: Gabrielle N. Sally, Jami L. Szalla, Kenneth C. Vinston, Miawna G. Johnson and Elissa V....

 
 News    March 17, 2015

St. John Bosco Academy girls take their second Diocesan Championship

The St. John Bosco Academy (formerly Brookline Regional Catholic) Girls JV basketball team went undefeated winning the 2014-2015 Section and Diocesan Championship. The team now has back-to-back...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Link announces candidacy for school board

Tracy Link of Mt. Washington has announced she is a candidate for Pittsburgh Public School Board Director for District 6 which includes Mt. Washington, Banksville, Brookline and Beechview.M Ms. Links was born and raised in Pittsburgh. She has been...

 
 News    March 10, 2015

Hilltop native celebrates 70 years with Maryknoll Sisters

Sister Marie Morgan, who served as a pharmacist at Queen of the World Hospital, Kansas City, MO, and pastoral worker in Mexico and Central America, is celebrate 70 years with Maryknoll Sisters this ye...

 
 News    March 3, 2015

Rudiak to run for city controller

City Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak has announced her candidacy to be the first female City Controller of Pittsburgh. “I’m running for City Controller to fight for stronger schools and vibrant neighborhoods. I will bring fiscal leadership to...

 
 News    February 24, 2015

Sen. Wayne Fontana re-elected vice chairman of PHEAA Board

Representative William F. Adolph, Jr. has been re-elected as chairman of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) Board of Directors. Senator Wayne D. Fontana was re-elected as vice chairman of the board. Representative Adolph has...

 
 News    February 24, 2015

Pittsburgh marathon inducts three into its Hall of Fame

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. (P3R) has announced its seventh class of inductees to the Pittsburgh Marathon Hall of Fame. The 2015 award recipients with local ties include accomplished marathoners Mary Alico, Terry Stanley and Eric Wilkins...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Area students earn PSU Dean's List

South Pittsburgh area students were among those earning Dean’s List honors at The Pennsylvania State University during the fall term. Earning the honors were: Mia C Coelho, University Park Campus; Nicole Duchnowska, University Park Campus; Alicia...

 
 News    February 10, 2015

PSU graduates from the South Pittsburgh area

Fall commencement ceremonies were held December 20, 2014 for The Pennsylvania State University. The university awarded approximately 5,030 diplomas to students system-wide. These included 244 associate, 3,650 baccalaureate, 885 master’s, 19 law...

 
 News    January 27, 2015

Councilman Kraus will seek third term on council

Pittsburgh’s City Council President Bruce A. Kraus has announced his campaign for re-election. “I am excited to announce my bid for re-election.” said Mr. Kraus who is serving his second term on council, “Through public private partnerships,...

 
 News    January 20, 2015

Sen. Fontana appointed Democratic chair of Urban Affairs and Housing Committee

State Senator Wayne Fontana has been named Democratic Chair of the Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee. “I am pleased with this committee assignment and will use my position to help cities like Pittsburgh and its outlying communities grow...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Senator Fontana sworn in to another term

With family, friends and supporters on hand, State Senator Wayne Fontana took the oath of office on Tuesday, Jan. 6, and pledged to continue fighting for jobs, economic investment and tax relief. First elected in 2005, the Brookline lawmaker ran unop...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Rep. Readshaw begins 11th term

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, took the oath of office on Tuesday, Jan. 6, to begin his 11th term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. “To be entrusted with an office like this just once is gratifying,” Rep. Readshaw said....

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Rep. Wheatley named minority Finance Committee chairman

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, was sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 6, to his seventh term representing Pittsburgh’s 19th Legislative District and will begin serving in the key post of minority chairman of the House Finance Committee. Mr. Wheatley...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Local Senate Democrats named committee chairs

Senate Democrats announced their committee chairs for the 2015-2016 legislative session. “Senate Democratic caucus members who have been selected as Democratic chairs of committees have wide-ranging experience and expertise to make significant...

 
 News    December 30, 2014

Two Hilltop women earn honors as 'Women of Excellence'

Two Hilltop women were for their community service recently when they were named two of The New Pittsburgh Courier’s 50 Women of Excellence for 2014. Bibiana Hill and Pastor Cheryl Ruffin received the awards at a ceremony on December 11 at the...

 
 News    December 30, 2014

Readshaw appointed to Military Community Enhancement Commission

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, has been appointed by Gov. Tom Corbett to serve as a member of the Military Community Enhancement Commission.  The MCEC was established by Act 161 of 2014, to replace the former Military Community Protection...

 

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