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Carrick Light Up Night celebration Dec. 2

The Carrick Community Council annual Light up Night celebration at the Carrick Community Pavilion, 1529 Brownsville Road (former Dairy District Pavilion), is Friday, Dec. 2 from 7-9 p.m. Festivities will include Lighting of the... — Updated 12/6/2022


City of Pittsburgh Launches 2022-2023 Snow Angels Program

The City of Pittsburgh has launched the 2022-2023 Snow Angels program. The program pairs community volunteers with seniors and residents with disabilities who need assistance... — Updated 12/6/2022


St George Christmas cards, 2023 calendars available

St. George Christmas cards and 2023 calendars are now available. The Christmas cards feature a classic winter photo of St. George Church. The 2023 calendars feature a different... — Updated 12/6/2022


New online tax system launches for business taxpayers in PA

Business taxpayers have a new and improved online system to handle their registration, filing and payment obligations for Pennsylvania taxes. With myPATH,, now available to these customers, this system... — Updated 12/6/2022


New law increases penalties for repeat DUI offenses

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced a new Pennsylvania law has changed the grading of certain offenses for driving under the influence (DUI), adding mo... — Updated 12/6/2022


United Way's free tax preparation seeks 350 volunteers

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania is recruiting 350 volunteer tax preparers for its 2022-2023 Free Tax Preparation effort in Allegheny, Fayette, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland counties. Volunteers complete tax returns... — Updated 12/6/2022


SSCC Development Activities Meeting

South Side Community Council will host a Development Activities Meeting on Thursday, Dec. 15, 6 p.m. to review one development project. The project to be reviewed is: Berger Art... — Updated 12/6/2022


Carrick Community Council election results

The Carrick Community Council elected four new and re-elected five Board Members at the organization's November general meeting. Newly elected Board Members were: Lucy Catlin,... — Updated 12/6/2022


SVU detectives seek assistance to find missing juvenile

Nakira has been safely located. Pittsburgh Police Special Victims Unit detectives are asking for the public's help to find a missing juvenile. Nakira Taylor-Jones, 13, is described... — Updated 12/5/2022


Schenley Park skating rink opens for the season

Lace up your skates and get ready to enjoy a fun-filled season of ice skating at the Schenley Park Skating Rink. The City of Pittsburgh's outdoor rink has opened for the season. The... — Updated 11/30/2022


Winter Shelter opens for persons experiencing homelessness

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) has opened the winter shelter for persons experiencing homelessness. The seasonal, low-barrier shelter will open temporarily to provide cold weather shelter while Second... — Updated 11/29/2022


County to host Dec. 6 virtual career fair

Allegheny County will be hosting a virtual career fair on Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Job seekers can register through the day of the event at The online platform is mobile friendly an... — Updated 11/29/2022


Free Love Carrick Thanksgiving Luncheon

Love Carrick will hold a free Thanksgiving luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 24 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Concord Presbyterian Church, 1907 Brownsville Road. At the intersection of... — Updated 11/22/2022


Concord Christmas Pancake Breakfast and vendor fair

A Christmas Pancake Breakfast and Vendor Fair will take place at the Concord Presbyterian Church on December 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost for the Pancake Breakfast is $10, children... — Updated 11/22/2022


Gingerbread display official competition winners

The City of Pittsburgh's 20th Annual Gingerbread Display and Competition, now officially opened for the holiday season, has announced this year's winners. After nearly 300 entries f... — Updated 11/22/2022


City closures for Thanksgiving

City of Pittsburgh offices and facilities will be closed on Thanksgiving Day as well as Friday, Nov. 25. On Thursday, Nov. 24, there will be no refuse, bulk waste or recycling... — Updated 11/22/2022


BBB warns of holiday shopping scams

Though Black Friday traditionally kicks off the holiday shopping season, many consumers have already been searching online and on social media for the perfect gifts. While shopping online is easy and convenient, Better Business... — Updated 11/22/2022


Many unclaimed property claims being paid by direct deposit

Many unclaimed property claims are now being paid by direct deposit. Prior to the release of this new feature, all unclaimed property claims were paid by check, according to Treasurer Stacy Garrity, “This upgrade will make it eas... — Updated 11/22/2022


Discounted Fares Pilot Program seeking participants

A new discounted fares pilot program announced by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald in late September is seeking participants. Managed by the Department of Human Services (DHS), the 12-month program is limited to participants who... — Updated 11/22/2022


City seeks researcher, advisory committee for Equity Audit of Public Art & Memorials

The Pittsburgh Department of City Planning's Public History, Art and Design division is seeking a researcher and nominations for an advisory committee to aid in Phase 2 of the... — Updated 11/15/2022


PA Senate Democratic Caucus elects leadership team

The Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus has elected its leadership team for the 2023-24 legislative session. The Senate Democratic Caucus welcomes a new member, Senator Nick... — Updated 11/15/2022


Goodwill's YouthWorks Programs offer free services for youth

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania’s YouthWorks Program is now recruiting young adults, ages 18-24, who can benefit from free programs Goodwill has to offer. The organization offers assistance for young people who need help... — Updated 11/15/2022


Pittsburgh Tree Lighting celebration Nov. 19

On Saturday, Nov. 19, the celebration of Pittsburgh's holiday season will launch with the lighting of the City of Pittsburgh's Christmas tree on the Portico of the City-County... — Updated 11/15/2022


Carrick Veterans' Dinner on Wednesday

The next Love Carrick Veterans' Dinner will be on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Concord Presbyterian Church, 1907 Brownsville Road. The free dinner will consist... — Updated 11/15/2022


Gainey, elections at Carrick Council meeting

Mayor Ed Gainey will be the speaker at Carrick Community Council’s (CCC) quarterly public membership meeting on Monday, Nov. 21, 7 p.m. at 25 Carrick Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA... — Updated 11/15/2022


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