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Announcements and information on public and private institutions in the area along with breaking news on outreach programs and services throughout the Northside communities.

Pressley Ridge builds new $12 million School for Autism and Deaf

Pressley Ridge launches new multi-faceted school featuring sensory-friendly learning environments By: Atiya Irvin-Mitchell Sometimes there are children with needs neither public schools nor specialized schools can...

Neighboring schools are worlds apart

ATA and King PreK-8 are yards from each other, yet they’re drastically different in terms of student success rates and public perception By: Tyler Dague   This...

Flashback: How the National Aviary survived

Built in 1952, a grassroots community-wide effort 25 years ago helped earn the Aviary it's "National" designation By: Nick Eustis Without a doubt, Pittsburgh has changed...

Founder of Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild to be honored by NCECA

Bill Strickland, founder of the MCG and Manchester Bidwell Corporation, will be awarded as a honorary member to the NCECA for his lifetime achievements. By:...

A+ Schools releases childcare support list ahead of potential PPS teacher strike

With a potential teacher strike that would leave 24,000 students out of school, A+ Schools has released a comprehensive list of community partners offering...

CCAC partners with King Elementary on America Reads

The new work-study program allows CCAC students chance to become a mentor for third graders at King Elementary. By: Neil Strebig   When America Reads was launched...

Preservation Podcast helps students perpetuate history

Young Preservationists Association and a group of Perry Traditional Academy students create a podcast discussing the value of neighborhood preservation. By: Neil Strebig   Preservation isn't exactly...
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Darieth Chisolm to speak out on cyber harassment at Providence Connections

Former WPXI on-air personality, Darieth Chisolm to host  Providence Connections' "Families First Networking Series: Everyday Courage and How to Combat Cyber Harassment" By: Neil Strebig Earlier...

A+ Schools Releases 2017 Report on School Progress in Pittsburgh

Strong principal leadership in some schools creating significant gains for all students, but enrollment declines pose a significant challenge for Pittsburgh Public Schools PITTSBURGH, PA...

RIF Pittsburgh provides more than just books in battle with childhood literacy rates

RIF Pittsburgh uses a variety of programs to help battle literacy rates in poverty stricken areas By: Neil Strebig Alison McGee recalls a story from one...