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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.

MACS celebrates 20 years of service to the Northside community

On Saturday, October 13, Manchester Academic Charter School (MACS) celebrated its 20th anniversary with a formal event at the UPMC Club Lounge at Heinz...

Rivers Casino partners with CCAC to promote dealer jobs

Through a partnership with Rivers Casino, the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) offers scholarships for its six-week Dealer Training School. By Ashlee Green As Director...

Children’s Museum expands into former NS library with museumlab™

An event held on Friday, September 21, announced the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh's plans to transform the former Carnegie Library-Allegheny into museumlab™, an interactive,...

ALCOSAN holds 16th annual open house in Northside

Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) held its annual open house on Saturday, September 15, for neighbors to learn how the wastewater treatment plant works...

Rivers of Steel offers educational tours onboard riverboat

Rivers of Steel teaches kids about water quality and river health aboard a "floating classroom" called the Explorer. By Ashlee Green In June, Rivers of Steel...

Mattress Factory’s new Artists in Residence exhibition to open in September

The Northside museum will highlight the work of five artists from across the globe this fall as part of its Artists in Residence program.  By...

Pittsburgh Public Schools names new principals to four Northside schools

By Merecedes J. Howze, Pittsburgh Public Schools The 2018-2019 school year is quickly approaching, and four Northside schools have new school leaders.  In addition to...
Andy Warhol, Small Acetate (Self-Portrait in Drag), 1980, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.

“Dandy Andy” tour gives glimpse into Warhol’s romantic life

By Ashlee Green When the Andy Warhol museum opened in 1994, it was designed to display Warhol’s life story and artwork in chronological order. But...
Photo courtesy of the Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History.

Photo Antiquities premieres photos of first female pilots

By Nick Eustis Photos courtesy of Photo Antiquities The Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History in Deutschtown is unveiling a new photography exhibit this August, featuring...

Borussia Dortmund visits the Carnegie Science Center

  By Sarah Gross On Monday July 23, the Carnegie Science Center welcomed two special guests, Mario Götze and Lukasz Piszczek, players from the Borussia Dortmund...