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Allentown Civic meets Thursday

The Allentown Civic Council will hold its November meeting on Thursday, Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m. at the Caliguiri Senior Citizen Highrise on Warrington Avenue. The agenda will include a guest speaker and the organization's annual Turkey raffle. All...

 

Carrick High School Sports Hall of Fame inducts players and coaches

 The Carrick High School Alumni Association inducted a championship coach, five outstanding athletes and two championship basketball teams into the Carrick High School Alumni Sports Hall of Fame on November 7. The inductions were made at a luncheon...

 

Bestselling author in South Side

Joseph-Beth Booksellers celebrates the Grand Opening of their new South Side Works store by welcoming New York Times-Bestselling author Janet Evanovich. Evanovich will be visiting at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 17. She will be signing copies of her...

 

Pittsburgh Zoning Board schedules four local hearings

Pittsburgh's Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled four public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents for Thursday, Nov. 18 in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case...

 

Carrick Fall Ball Champs

The Carrick Athletic Association farm team fall ball league came to a close with the championship game between the Snappers and the Raptors being held on Saturday October 23. In a close game the...

 

Raptors take second in Carrick Fall Ball League

2004 runners up in the Carrick Athletic Association's farm team fall ball league were the Raptors (front row from left) Sean Watson, Bobby Vietmeir, Brandon Venadetti, John Backo, Mike Livingstone;...

 

Carrick business crime watch meets for first time

The Carrick/Brownsville Crime Watch had it's first meeting on Nov.10 with businesses from Brownsville Rd in Carrick attending to discuss their specific issues and concerns directly with the police Community Problem Solvers Officers for Carrick. The...

 

Mount Oliver fire company gets federal grant

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will award a federal Assistance for Firefighters Grant (AFG) to a local firefighting organization. The Mount Oliver Hook and Ladder Company will receive $72,000 under the AFG program. Mount Oliver will use...

 

South Side Slopes reviews StepTrek, city finances, ongoing projects

A look-back at last month's StepTrek 2004 led off the Nov. 9 meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association. President Bev Bagosi Boggio said the Oct. 17 event, a non-competitive, self-guided walking tour of the Slopes, drew about 450...

 

Santa coming to South Side to light up East Carson Street

South Side will light up East Carson Street for the Holiday Season on November 18 when the South Side Chamber of Commerce “throws the switch” illuminating the snowflake lights lining the business district. The lighting ceremony is just part of a...

 

Want truck traffic off of East Carson St.?

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Steps needed for permit parking

Neighbors in South Side from 17th to 20th streets, Edwards to Jane, will soon have permit parking if approved by Pittsburgh City Council, the final step in the 12-step Residential Parking Permit Program designation process. According to officials in...

 

County will host forum to hear opinions on housing

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services will host a Housing Forum on Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 1-4 p.m. at One Smithfield Street, Heinz Room, lower level to provide an opportunity for consumers and other stakeholders to express their...

 

Area churches earn PHLF awards

Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation distributed its 2004 Historic Religious Properties Grants and Technical Assistance Awards at an annual awards ceremony in October at the Urban Mountain Gathering Place in Mount Washington. The program, now...

 

New block watch meets in Overbrook

On Monday, Nov. 22 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. the newly formed Overbrook Area Block Watch will meet at the Fairhaven Methodist Church, 2415 Saw Mill Run Boulevard. Guest speakers will be District Justice Ann Scharding and JoAnn Herman, 29th Ward...

 

Walton Church to hold last flea market of the season

The Walton United Methodist Church, corner of S. 17th and Muriel streets on the South Side will be holding and end of the year Flea Market on Saturday Nov. 20, from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Items will be priced very low, to sell quickly. There will be...

 

Holiday services at So. Side Presby

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes all people to join in a special Thanksgiving worship service on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 11 a.m. The church is handicap accessible, provides nursery care, and is at the corner of S. 20th and Sarah streets. Call...

 

Permit parking topic in So. Side

The next meeting of the South Side Community Council will be Monday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street, South Side. Richard Meritzer will explain the necessary steps to obtain permit parking, as requested by residents of...

 

Santa coming to Carrick on November 20

The 29th Ward Carrick Block Watch will welcome in the holidays with a party for children on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 5-7 p.m. at Fire Station #23 at Brownsville Road and Cherryhill Way. Santa will make an appearance, and the first 150 kids...

 

ACC welcomes youngsters to come to Xmas luncheon

The Arlington Civic Council will sponsor a Christmas luncheon for children of members on Saturday, Dec. 11 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Henry Kaufman Center, 2201 Salisbury Street. Lunch will include hot dogs, chips and drinks provided by First...

 

Register kids for this year's police kids' Christmas party

Zone 3 Police District, in cooperation with UPMC South Side, will hold its annual Christmas party for children in need on Tuesday, Dec. 14 from 6-8 p.m. in the first floor conference room of the hospital at 2000 Mary Street. Needy children from Zone...

 

Arlington council planning annual Christmas dinner

Arlington Civic Council's annual Christmas Dinner will be on Monday, Dec. 6 at the Henry Kaufman Center, 2201 Salisbury Street. Doors open at 5:30 with dinner served at 6 p.m. The price is $7 per person. Dinner consists of ham or chicken, corn,...

 

S.S. Holiday Craft Show this Sunday at IBEW

The South Side Chamber of Commerce Holiday Craft Show will be twice as big as in previous years when the third annual fair moves to the IBEW Local #5 Conference Center, 5 Hot Metal Street, on Sunday, Nov. 21. JoAnn Salopek, organizer of the event,...

 

Emily welcomes baby sister Grace

Ed and Joey-Lynn Ulrich welcomed their new daughter, Grace Catherine Ulrich on October 12, 2004, at 6:20 a.m. She weighed in at 6 lbs. 7 oz. and was 19 in. Grace is Emily's new little sister and the...

 

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