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 News    April 14, 2015 

Healthy Ride Bike Share Program will have locations in South Side

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Allegheny Health Network will serve as the title sponsors of Healthy Ride, a new bike sharing system in Pittsburgh. Through the program, 500 bikes will be placed at 50 stations throughout the city, from Oakland,...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

URA to reduce energy consumption by 80 percent in SouthSide Works garages

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) is partnering with Green Building Alliance (GBA) to allocate approximately $1 million for lighting upgrades at the five URA parking garages, located at SouthSide Works and the Pittsburgh...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Applications now available for city and county Learn and Earn program

Applications for the 2015 Learn and Earn program are now available online. Completed applications for the summer youth employment initiative must be submitted in person byApril 30 at various locations throughout the county and city. “By working tog...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Annual Spring Clean-Up in South Side

The annual Spring Clean-Up sponsored by Duquesne University’s Spiritan Campus Ministry will join with community volunteers to spruce up South Side on Saturday, April 18 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will gather on Duquesne’s Mellon Patio...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Guided walks of South Side Park weekly

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association is hosting twice weekly guided walks through South Side Park. The free guided walks, weather permitting, take place on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Sundays at 1 p.m. The walks are suitable for people of...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

City releases new interactive paving website

For the first time in city history, the projected plan for the entire paving season - approximately 44 miles - is available to the public via the new Department of Public Works Street Paving Program website, http://pittsburghpa.gov/dpw/street-paving-...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Mayor issues Executive Order on complete streets policy for city

Mayor William Peduto announced the city’s commitment to adopt a complete streets policy for Pittsburgh’s public rights of way. The mayor issued an Executive Order calling on the City Planning director to work with all city departments,...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Learn to take care of trees at the Carrick Branch Library

Spring is here and the flowers are trees are beginning to bloom and bud. Join in at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick branch on Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m. to learn about the importance of trees and their care, enjoy light refreshments...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Super Saturday Sale at St. Piux X Byzantine

 St. Pius X Byzantine Catholic Church, 2336 Brownsville Rd. in Carrick, will be holding its annual Super Saturday Sale on Saturday May 2. A Flea Market will be held in the church basement from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The Craft and Vendor Show will be held in...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

ConnectCard online payment website launches this week

Starting April 16, Port Authority riders can manage their ConnectCard accounts online through a new website. The new web feature at ConnectCard.org will allow customers to load and reload fare products and stored cash value on their cards from their...

 
 News    April 14, 2015 

Forum on Scripture

Bishop Vic Cianca of the Western Orthodox Christian Church will host an open forum on Scripture on Friday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Oasis Center, 1912 Brownsville Rd. Carrick. All are welcome to come for a relaxing evening of coffee, desserts, music...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

Fresh Fridays resumes free produce distribution this week

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will resume on Friday, April 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

South Pittsburghers honored at Carnegie Library Annual Meeting

During its annual public meeting on March 31, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Board of Trustees honored Mike Smialek of the North Hills as its 2014 Advocate of the Year and Emily MacIntyre of...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

Ormsby registering for spring/summer activities

Ormsby Community Center is offering a variety of spring and summer programs for city residents. Boxing Aerobics for youth ages 8-16 will be offered on Mondays from April 20 through May 25. The aerobics program will teach the fundamentals of basic box...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

Spring Redd Up coming

This spring’s area-wide Redd Up during March, April and May is on a pace to attract 400 Pittsburgh neighborhoods, groups and communities in a five county area. “Based on this participation, we’re upping the volunteer turnout number to 16,000...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

Watershed awareness/rain barrel workshop

PA Resources Council is offering a series of Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshops. Rain barrels are a great way to conserve water, to supply non-chlorinated water for gardening and to keep excess water out of the stormwater system, thus alleviat...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

City begins 2015 street resurfacing program

The Department of Public Works will begin the 2015 Street Resurfacing Program this week. The following South Pittsburgh streets will be milled and paved, weather permitting: S. 18th Street (Wharton to Mary) - Milled: April 8; Paved: TBD. S. 18th...

 
 News    March 31, 2015

Holy Week Services

Prince of Peace Parish Prince of Peace Catholic Parish Holy Week and Easter schedule will include a Lenten Tenebrae Service at St. Peter Church, 28th and Sarah streets, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1. Holy Thursday, April 2, the Mass...

 
 News    March 31, 2015

South Side's first Church Crawl April 19

The faith community of South Side will host a Church Crawl on Sunday, April 19 from 1-5 p.m. Nine locations including Roman Catholic, Byzantine Catholic, Presbyterian, Anglican and Orthodox churches will be open to visit. Visitors are welcome to...

 
 News    March 31, 2015

Jazz Uncorked features live music, wine and fun

The City of Pittsburgh Healthy Active Living Senior Centers will present “Jazz Uncorked,” an evening of live music, wine, desserts and fun On Saturday, April 11. All those aged 21 and over are welcome to attend a wine-tasting presented by the...

 
 News    March 31, 2015

Free dinner, jazz April 17 in Beltzhoover

A free dinner and live performance by jazz pianist Kevin Howard will take place on Friday, April 17 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. For more information, call 412-641-0362. The dinner and jazz...

 
 News    March 31, 2015

Concord Church spaghetti dinner

Concord Presbyterian Church will host a Board Of Deacons’ Spaghetti Dinner to benefit Deacons Food Pantry on Saturday, April 11, from 4-7. Ticket prices: $9 for adults and $5 for children. Concord Presbyterian Church is located at 1907 Brownsville...

 
 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 31, 2015

PRC offering Backyard Composting Workshops

PA Resources Council is offering Backyard Composting Workshops for those who are not sure what to do with their kitchen, garden, leaves, and yard scraps and would like natural, home-made compost for their lawns and gardens. The workshop thoroughly...

 

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