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Public safety officials stress ways for area residents to stay safe

Crime prevention tips for the holidays, offered by District Justice Anna Scharding, was the main topic at last week's 29th Ward Carrick Block Watch meeting. Other guest speakers were District Justice Richard King, Commander William Joyce, and crime...

 
 By Al Lowe    Front Page    November 8, 2005

New homes on Hilltop are opportunities of a lifetime

A guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Allentown Civic Association offered what she felt to be the deal of a lifetime. The speakers at the October 27 meeting were Jennifer Cash-Wade, of Northwood Realty, who spoke of an opportunity for home...

 

Concerns raised over gaming's impact on city

A gaming task force community meeting to address the local and wide-ranging impact of a pending casino in the city drew about 50 people to the Goodwill building last week, some of whom expressed their concerns in the concluding public comment...

 

Judge Scharding will be missed

After serving the South Pittsburgh area as a district judge for 30 plus years, Anne Marie Scharding is retiring at the end of this year. Judge Scharding has been a role model for many and has made tremendous accomplishments during her years in...

 

Medicare drug plans explained

Bob Kubit from APPRISE will explain the New Medicare Drug Coverage Plan that will begin in January 2006 on Monday, Nov. 14, at 1 p.m. at the St. Clair AA/Senior Center, 2400 Elsie St. in Arlington. Everyone is welcome to attend....

 

Allentown task force meets Wed.

The next meeting of the Allentown Main Street Task Force will be Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be at the Allentown Senior Citizens Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue....

 

Zone 3 safety council will meet in Banksville Park on Nov. 16

The next meeting of Zone 3's Public Safety Council will be Wednesday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose building of Banksville Park on Crane Avenue. Nominations for officers will be accepted and details of the upcoming Christmas gathering for...

 

Public safety officials on agenda for Upper Knoxville block watch

Neighborhood needs and concerns will be discussed at the Upper Knoxville Block Watch on Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Knoxville Middle School, 200 Charles Street. Enter the school from Grimes Avenue at the parking lot side of the...

 

Planning forum meeting tonight

The next meeting of the South Side Planning Forum will be Tuesday, Nov. 8 at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street The agenda will include updates on the LTV site, re-use of public facilities, and gaming and zoning....

 

Open house at Allentown Adult Day Service

Madge Olman displays seasonal crafts made by participants of the Allentown Adult Day Service Program. These items will be displayed at the annual Open House on November 18....

 

Birmingham AARP will meet sooner because of Thanksgiving

Birmingham AARP #2757 will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 12:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Church of Christ, 25 Carrick Avenue. The meeting is being held on this date because of the Thanksgiving holiday the following week. The entertainment will be Joe...

 

Elder-ados closed for Veterans Day

All Elder-ado Senior Centers will be closed on November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. Centers will reopen at the usual time on Tuesday....

 

Church bazaar this weekend

Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church will sponsor its annual Church Bazaar on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 12 and 13. The bazaar will be 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, and 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Events include a flea market, Chinese...

 

Craft show in Carrick

There will be a Holidays Craft Show at the Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The community is welcome to browse the crafts, have some refreshments and take a chance on the Chinese auction. The church is at...

 

Craft Show in Knoxville on Sat.

The Knoxville Christian Church will sponsor a Craft Show on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be baked goods for sale, along with a soup and pie sale. The church is located at 72 Knox Avenue....

 

After school club in Carrick

Children of all ages are welcome to join Carrick Library's After School Club for stories, games and fun every Wednesday after school, from 3-4 p.m. beginning November 9. Stop by or call 412-882-3897 to register. The library is at 1811 Brownsville...

 

Story teller coming to library

Alison Babusci will be at the Carrick Library on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. performing Native American folktales with puppets. Children five and older are welcome to attend. Call 412-882-3897 to register or for more information. The...

 

Harry Potter program in Carrick

Carrick Library will celebrate the release of the fourth Harry Potter movie with a special program, the Triwizard Tournament, on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 3-4 p.m. The winner of the tournament will receive movie passes to see Harry Potter and the...

 

City Theatre will present Pittsburgh premiere of Tuesdays with Morrie

City Theatre presents the Pittsburgh premiere of Mitch Albom's Tuesdays With Morrie, by Jeffrey Hatcher and Mitch Albom. Based on Albom's chart-topping book, this stage adaptation is directed by...

 

Homemade eggnog isn't ‘egg-actly' the best holiday beverage

When the South Side Chamber of Commerce was looking to publish their Seasons Guidebook to the South Side this year, they wanted to include a connection to the past and included a recipe for eggnog...

 

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