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Articles from the July 19, 2005 edition

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Mount Washington Branch Library plans a full August of activities

The Mount Washington Branch Library on Grandview Avenue has lined up a variety of summer activities for young and old during August. Programs will include: Science in the Summer Come to the Mount Washington Branch Library for Fun with Chemistry. The...

 

Marine Assoc. holding reunion

The Third Marine Division Association will hold its annual Family Reunion Aug. 16-21 in Arlington, VA at the Sheraton National Hotel. Anyone who served in, was attached to, or served in support of the Third Marine Division at any time since it was...

 

Public invited to open house at Sylvania Place Apartments

The public is invited to an open house/health fair at Sylvania Place Apartments, 29 Sylvania Avenue, Beltzhoover on Saturday, July 30 from noon to 2 p.m. Refreshments will be provided, along with free health screenings and visitors can view an...

 

Pius Street better one-way

What a relief it is driving over Pius and not worrying about hitting a parked car or one coming at you. I think in the long run, everyone will be happy. Cynthia Young Via email...

 

Pius traffic flow wrong

As a resident of Mission Street, I am happy that the two-way traffic has been confined to one way. I think it has been needed for a long time, however, I question if the west-east direction shouldn't be altered. Here's my point: in the winter when...

 

Mt. Oliver Community Days this week

Mount Oliver Community Days will return this year, bigger and better with five days of fun and music at Transverse Park. Beginning on Tuesday, July 19, Community Days will feature the C&L Shows Midway Carnival, live bands on the Transverse Field Main...

 

Slopes hears final presentation on application for Elm Street program

While enjoying a picnic supper, attendees at last week's brief South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association meeting learned details of the final steps in the submission of an application to the state's competitive new Elm Street grant program....

 

VBS is for kids ages 4-12 yrs.

The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer will offer a vacation Bible school, Circus Spectacular, on Aug. 1-5 from 6-9 p.m. at the church, 1628 Brownsville Road in Carrick. The event is for children 4-12 years old. The cost is $5 per child or $10 for a...

 

SH Art League accepting members

The South Hills Art League will be accepting registrations for its 2005 New Member Screening from July 25 through Aug. 11. The screening date is Aug. 15 at the Unitarian Church in Mount Lebanon. Artists 18 years or older, living in the tri-state...

 

South Pittsburgh Marine dies in mortar attack

Arlington native Sgt. Joseph P. Goodrich, 32, was one of two Western Pennsylvania marines killed in a mortar attack on Sunday, July 10 in the town of Hit in western Iraq. Goodrich was a member of Kilo Company, a Marine Forces Reserve unit based in...

 

City Theatre begins the season with new managing director, board members

City Theatre begins its 05/06 season with a new Managing Director and 11 new members beginning three-year terms on the Board. Greg Quinlan, coming to Pittsburgh from Cleveland's Great Lakes Theater Festival, begins as City Theatre's administrative...

 

Rakaczky twins headed for Dayton U.

Bishop Canevin Twins Choose University of Dayton Alexis and Charlotte Rakaczky, Carrick residents and graduates of Bishop Canevin High School, have chosen the University of Dayton as the next step in...

 

Dennis Krebs

Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Dennis M. Krebs participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom at a forward-deployed operating location overseas. Operation Iraqi Freedom is the official name given to military operations involving members of the U.S. armed...

 

Get a ‘birds-eye-view' for pennies a pound

Pittsburghers of all ages will have a unique opportunity to see their hometown from a “birds-eye view” when Wings for Children presents the 12th Annual Fly Around Town for Pennies a Pound. The event will be Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14...

 

VA replacing the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington Cemetery

Last November, VA and the Department of the Army signed a joint agreement to replace the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery. The main part of the Tomb, crafted from a 55-ton block of...

 

Catch basins in county treated to combat mosquitoes breeding

Starting Saturday, July 16, the Allegheny County Health Department began treating storm water catch basins with pesticide to combat the breeding of mosquitoes that can carry the West Nile virus. “Any catch basin that holds water is a breeding...

 

Two local hearings this week before city's Zoning Board

Pittsburgh's Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled two public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents for Thursday, July 21 in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case...

 

Saint Basil's Parish festival July 25-30

Saint Basil's annual Parish Festival will be Monday through Saturday, July 25-30 from 7-11 p.m. The festival features kid's games and prizes, great food including funnel cake, amusement rides, a bake sale, health screenings, flea market and nightly...

 

Meeting is for potential foster parents

There are children in Allegheny County in need of foster parents who can provide loving, supportive homes. Anyone who would like to explore the possibilities of becoming a foster parent is invited to attend one of the informational meetings offered...

 

Hangar Dance at county airport

The Keystone Wing of the Commemorative Air Force will sponsor its 15th Annual Hangar Dance on Saturday, Aug. 20. Doors open at 6 p.m., with a catered dinner at 6:30. The event will be at the Corporate Air Hangar, Allegheny County Airport, West...

 

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