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Graffiti watch tonight

There will be a South Side Graffiti Watch meeting tonight, Tuesday, March 18, 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will include: updates on the South Side graffiti inventory conducted by the Data Base Committee and Duquesne...

 

Diabetes health fair at UPMC South Side

More than 21 million people in the United States have diabetes and it is estimated that 6 million don't know it. Early detection and proper treatment can help keep diabetes under control and reduce the risks of serious complications such as heart...

 

CCC meeting

The Carrick Community Council will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, March 19, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Concord School Auditorium, 2350 Brownsville Rd. Guest speaker for the meeting will be Boris Weinstein from the Clean Pittsburgh...

 

City Championship meet includes Carrick

The Carrick High School boys swim team participated in the city championship swim meet at Trees Hall, University of Pittsburgh. Each swimmer had their best times of the season with Kory Klinger...

 

Boy Scouts will hold their annual flea market April 5

Boys Scout Troop 296 will hold its Annual Flea Market at St. Sylvester's Church Hall, 3754 Brownsville Rd. in Brentwood. The sale will take place on April 5, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Refreshments will be available. For more information, call Kathy...

 

Won't You Be My Neighbor? at the Carrick branch library

The Carrick Library will celebrate “Won't You Be My Neighbor? Day with a Neighbor Open House on Thursday, March 20 from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Families are invited to Neighborhood Story Time at 11:15 a.m. where children up to age 6 can hear stories,...

 

ReSET hosts celebration on South Side for businesses that are now smoke free

Tired of coming home from a club with your clothes and hair smelling like an ashtray? Frustrated that you often have to inhale secondhand smoke to enjoy a night of good music and good company? In recognition of local venues that have voluntarily gone...

 

Bible study meets

The community is welcome to join a bible study group at the Knoxville United Presbyterian Church, 148 Jucunda Street. The group meets on Thursdays from 10-11:30 a.m. Currently, they are studying the book of James. There is also a group reading The...

 

Technology bringing area residents closer together

Joining other city neighborhoods such as Highland Park and the North Side, Carrick residents have started using an e-mail list, or “listserv,” to connect neighbors to activities and news in the community. Utilizing listserv, residents are able...

 

Historical society looks toward the future

In affiliation with the South Hills Historical Group, the Carrick-Overbrook Historical Society has rediscovered Carrick and Overbrook Boroughs and their relationship to the great Baldwin Township, St. Clair Township and the annexation of both into...

 

Explorers Club will clean up Mount hillside

On Saturday, March 29 at 9 a.m. the Explorers Club of Pittsburgh will work with the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation and Pennsylvania Resources Council during the 17th annual Mount Washington Cleanup. Experienced rock climbers and...

 

Blog helps keep So. Pittsburgh residents connected to the world

 The South Pittsburgh Neighborhoods blog, which contains news and events about Beechview, Brookline, Carrick, and Overbrook, has been gaining readership, with more than 500 hits last month. What is a blog? Short for “web log,” a blog is a...

 

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