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 News    March 24, 2015 

South Side's chamber, bar association are planning food fest for July 10-12

The South Side Chamber of Commerce is teaming up again with the South Side Bar and Restaurant Association to hold a South Side Food Fest! on the July 10-12 weekend. All South Side businesses are welcome to take part in creating the event throughout...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Birmingham Bridge work has intermittent closures

Work platform installation under the Birmingham Bridge (Route 2085) was slated to continue on Monday night, March 23, weather permitting. Single-lane closures and intermittent rolling stoppages of five minutes or less will occur on eastbound...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

PA Resources Council will hold special collection events in 2015

Mark your 2015 calendar now for dates to drop off a wide variety of materials – ranging from televisions and computers to household chemicals and usable building materials – at upcoming collections sponsored by the Pennsylvania Resources Council...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

City launches summer internship program

Mayor William Peduto has unveiled plans for the new City of Pittsburgh Summer Internship Program that will be orchestrated by the Department of Personnel & Civil Service Commission. “Education and work experience are the perfect tandem for...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

City officials release data on the results of the latest pothole blitz

Preliminary numbers were released last week from the Department of Public Works and the city’s 311 Response Center showing the city responded to nearly 1,700 pothole patching requests during the week and is currently responding to more than 2,000...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Mayor creates Committee to celebrate Pittsburgh's 200th Anniversary in '16

On March 18, Pittsburgh city government’s 199th birthday, Mayor William Peduto named a committee of more than 25 civic leaders to help him plan events around the 200th anniversary of the city’s incorporation. The 200th Anniversary committee will...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Beginning, intermediate drawing classes at Ormsby

Beginner and intermediate drawing courses will be offered at the Ormsby Community Center, 79 S. 22nd Street, beginning April 1. The courses, for ages 11 to adult, will cover basic drawing mediums such as pencil, marker, pen and ink, as well as chalk...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Brashear fundraiser at Franktuary

Brashear Kids will benefit from the sale of food and drink at Franktuary, 3810 Butler Street in Lawrenceville on April 1 from 5-7 p.m. A portion of the proceeds during the event will benefit Brashear Association’s summer program...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Santa Maria Magdalena Holy Week services

Santa Maria Magdalena, Western Orthodox Church, will be holding Holy Week Services at 1912 Brownsville Road, Carrick in the Oasis Center. Palm Sunday, 1 p.m., Blessing and Procession of Palms Divine Liturgy with a light brunch. Holy Thursday, 6...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Walk benefits LifeSpan

LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, May 16 at Stage AE in Pittsburgh. One of 75 non-profits chosen to participate in the annual event, LifeSpan is asking...

 
 News    March 24, 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 24, 2015 

Sancta Maria services Friday

Sancta Maria Magdalena, Western Orthodox Church, will be holding Divine Liturgy services on Friday, March 27 at 6 p.m. in honor of the Seven Sorrows of the Virgin Mary with Lenten Reflections on the Cross. Worship site is 1912 Brownsville Road,...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Open in Allentown features Bar Marco, comedy, food

Open in Allentown, a “Pop-up” event featuring food and drinks in an available building in the community’s business district is happening on April 1, from 5-10 p.m. at 816 E. Warrington Avenue, Pgh, PA 15210. The Pop-up event will feature...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Area community groups receive city Love Your Block grants

South Pittsburgh community organizations are among the 15 groups that will receive funding for the eighth round of the City of Pittsburgh’s Love Your Block (LYB) grant program, a servePGH initiative. Through the block revitalization program the...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Reclaiming the Real You workshop for women at So. Side Presbyterian

Psychologist Arlene Rattan, Ph.D. will lead a workshop for women called “Reclaiming the Real You” on Saturday, March 21, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the South Side Presbyterian Church. Dr. Rattan describes this as “an experiential...

 
 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 17, 2015

Programs for kids in Carrick

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick continues with programs for toddlers to teens during March. Homework Help is available at the library, a professional tutor will be on hand to help with questions. Homework Help for teens in grades 6-12 is...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Monthly Carrick Clean-ups

The Carrick Community Council (CCC) will be sponsoring trash “The Last Hump of every month” clean ups every month starting in March. Planned for the last Wednesday of each month, this month’s clean-up will occur on March 25.  Volunteers will...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

South Side Catholic reunion

Organizers are looking for graduates of South Side Catholic’s Class of 1975 to attend their 40th High School Reunion. Contact Laura Smith for details and plans that are in the works by emailing zwirll@hotmail.com or calling 412-...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Walk benefits LifeSpan

LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, May 16 at Stage AE in Pittsburgh. One of 75 non-profits chosen to participate in the annual event, LifeSpan is asking...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Stations of the Cross

The Stations of the Cross, a traditional Good Friday devotion, will be walked along Grandview Avenue in Mt. Washington on Friday, April 3. All those interested in participating in this ecumenical event are asked to gather at the Mon incline, near...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Carnegie Library's 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest for Teens

Creative teens with a passion for writing can become published authors through Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Open to all high school students in grades 9 through 12 in Allegheny County, the contest is...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

IRS has $1B for people who have not filed a 2011 Federal Income Tax return

Federal income tax refunds totaling $1 billion may be waiting for an estimated one million taxpayers who did not file a federal income tax return for 2011, the Internal Revenue Service announced. To collect the money, these taxpayers must file a...

 

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