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 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

Veterans Leadership welcomes Glass as new executive director

Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania has announced the appointment of Michael Aaron Glass as its new executive director. Mr. Glass brings more than 10 years of executive management...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Grace named new UPMC Mercy president

UPMC has announced the appointment of Michael Grace as President of UPMC Mercy. Mr. Grace succeeds Will Cook, who was recently recruited to become the President and CEO of the University of Colorado Hospital. “Mike is a proven leader, ready to...

 
 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...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Carrick clean-up on August 26

Join members of the Carrick community for a neighborhood clean-up on Wednesday, Aug., 26. Volunteers will meet at 6 p.m. behind Carrick Shopping Center to get bags, gloves and the clean-up assignment.  For more information, email...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Drawing classes at Ormsby

Ormsby Community Center will be offering 15-week beginner and intermediate drawing courses for ages 11 to adult, beginning in September. Participants will learn basic drawing mediums such as pencil, marker, pen and ink, as well as chalk and pastels....

 
 News    August 18, 2015

City CDBG hearings Sept. 2 in South Side

The City of Pittsburgh will hold two public hearings to seek input from interested residents and community organizations on the 2016 Community Development Block Grant Program. The hearings are being held prior to the release of the 2016 Capital...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Flea market on Mt. Washington

The residents of the South Hill Retirement Residence will hold a Flea Market on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 1-7 p.m. in the lower parking lot of the building, 125 Ruth Street, Mt. Washington. Everyone is welcome to come and browse for...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Scholarship fundraiser

The Southwestern Pennsylvania Registered Nurses Club will hold their 16th annual scholarship fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 3, at South Hills Country Club from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is $30 which includes lunch and door prizes. Those attending...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Senior day at Soldiers & Sailors

Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum will celebrate National Senior Citizens Day on Friday, Aug. 21. Soldiers and Sailors will recognize the contributions senior citizens make in communities throughout Pennsylvania during the event. There...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

IRS warning taxpayers about new scam artists

Following the emergence of new variations of widespread tax scams, the Internal Revenue Service issued another warning to taxpayers to remain on high alert and protect themselves against the ever-evolving array of deceitful tactics scammers use to...

 
 News    August 11, 2015

Fresh Fridays is on Friday, Aug. 14

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Aug. 14. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 

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