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 News    October 14, 2014 

Annual Fall Redd Up coming up this weekend

Guaranteed. There will be less litter on streets, sidewalks, overgrown lots, trails and grassy places after Saturday, Oct. 18 in at least 150 signed up Pittsburgh neighborhoods and Allegheny County communities. “Upwards of 10,000 volunteers are...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Wurster, Weiner at the Coffee House

The Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church on Friday, Oct. 17, 7:30 – 9 p.m., features two talented artists on the same stage live in person. South Sider Michael Wurster will be sharing some of his poetry; a well-published poet,...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Rudiak champions best practices

Last week, legislation outlining and codifying best financial practices for the city, sponsored by Council Member Natalia Rudiak, was passed by Pittsburgh City Council.  This legislation adds language to the City Code, requiring the city and the...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Readshaw's Raiders Ride to Gettysburgh

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, hosted his 14th annual “Ride to Gettysburg” on Sept. 27, with more than 300 participating in the motorcycle ride from the fountain on Commonwealth Avenue in Harrisburg to Gettysburg. Mr. Readshaw and his...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Dept. of Justice awards city Community Oriented Policing grant

The Department of Justice is issuing Pittsburgh $1.875 million to hire 15 new community oriented police officers starting in 2015. “This grant recognizes, like I do, that improving relations between police and our neighborhoods is key to making...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Ukrainian food fair on Nov. 1

St. John Ukrainian Catholic Church will hold a Bazaar and Food Fair on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 1-2. The menu will include pyrohy and other ethnic foods to eat-in or take-out and a bake sale. Along with the foods, there will be a flea market. Hours...

 
 News    October 14, 2014 

Free pasta dinner on October 17

A free pasta dinner for all Hilltop residents sponsored by The Beltzhoover Civic Association will be held on Friday, Oct. 17 at 6 p.m.at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. The dinner will be hosted by Forbes Nursing &...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Next South Pittsburgh leaders will hold event on Hilltop

The third wave of Next Neighborhood Leaders, Next Neighborhood Leaders South Pittsburgh, will hold Our Next South Pittsburgh an event bringing together community leaders and residents of South Pittsburgh on Saturday, Oct. 18. The event is slated for...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Councilman serves sundaes at senior center

Councilman Bruce Kraus and his staff hosted an "Ice Cream Social" at the Henry Kaufmann Center in an effort to lift the spirits of the Allentown Senior Citizen Centers, Inc. older adult programs in...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Dollar Energy Fund now accepting applications

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) is now accepting Dollar Energy Fund applications Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Human Services Building, One Smithfield Street, downtown. The Dollar Energy Fund is a...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Pittsburgh receives grant for kids meal programs

The National League of Cities is awarding Pittsburgh a $50,000 grant to create programs providing children with afterschool and summer meals. Using the NLC grant, the city hopes to build visibility, drive participation, promote a healthy...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Rummage sale at Spencer Methodist

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Fall Rummage Sale on Friday, Oct. 17 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 18 from 9 a.m. – noon. The sale will offer clothes, jewelry, toys, linens, housewares, small appliances and more at bargain...

 
 News    October 7, 2014

Spaghetti dinner at Spencer Church

Spencer United Methodist Church will hold a Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, Oct. 24 from 5-7 p.m. The menu includes: Spaghetti, rolls, salad, dessert and drinks. Admission for Adults is $10 and $5 for children under 12. Call 412-881-4000 by October 22...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

More longterm closures, detours begin as part of Rt. 51 project

Glenbury Street was closed to traffic between Route 51 (Saw Mill Run Boulevard) and Aaron Avenue, beginning Monday morning, Sept. 29 weather permitting. Glenbury Street will close to traffic through 4 a.m. Monday morning, Oct. 20 between Route 51...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

World Communion, peacemaking service at South Side Presbyterian

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes the public to gather for World Communion and Peacemaking on Sunday, Oct. 5, at its 11 a.m. worship service. This is the one day of the year when the most Christians around the world share Communion as a...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Registration opens today for the 2015 Pgh. Marathon

Online registration for the 2015 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon opens to the public today, Tuesday, Sept. 30 at noon. More than 30,000 are expected to register for the 2015 race weekend events, which will be held May 2-3, 2015. As part...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Animal blessing service this Sun. at So. Side Park

Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community will be hosting a Blessing of the Animals and celebration of creation service in the spirit of the St. Francis feast day on Sunday, Oct. 5 from 8:30-9 a.m. at the South Side Slopes Park (meet in the parking lot at...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Traffic restricted on 10th St. Bridge during the day

Traffic on the Philip Murray Bridge (South 10th Street) will be restricted to one lane in each direction from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday, October 3. One sidewalk will be closed intermittently for the same duration. The closures are necessary...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Code for America Fellows will aid city innovation efforts

Code for America will send technology experts to Pittsburgh next year to help the Peduto Administration’s efforts to bolster innovation in city government, it was announced at the annual Code for America Summit in San Francisco. Code for America...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Pilot Club will host fashion show, luncheon

Pilot Club of Pittsburgh will present “Food, Fashion, & Fun” a luncheon, fashion show and ,more on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 11 a.m. Fashions are being provided by Christopher & Banks with commentary by Katie Knox, former reporter and TV anchor. The...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

Special yard waste pickup coming up on November 8

The Department of Public Works has arranged for a special yard waste pickup day on Saturday, Nov. 8. It’s important not to rake leaves into the streets, where they can clog drains and cause flooding problems. Environmental Services will pick up...

 
 News    September 30, 2014

RCIA classes planned for Prince of Peace

Adult education classes for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) are being planned at Prince of Peace Parish for those who would like to become new members of the Catholic faith. For more information and registration, call...

 
 News    September 23, 2014

Caliguiri Plaza residents help senior center

Caliguiri Plaza wanted to help the Allentown Senior Center after a fire damaged the Hilltop United Methodist Church and water damage destroyed just about everything in the senior center's space in...

 

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