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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.

Robotics team travels to world championship

Photo courtesy of Janice Wasson Team SHARP works on its robot -- Sharp Shooter -- in the robot pit during a competition. By Alyse Horn In March,...

Schiller hosts celebration for United Way’s “Be There” campaign

Photo courtesy of Merecedes J. Howze Two students join hands as they arrive to school and are greeted by the Schiller...

Volunteer clean-up at Perry Traditional Academy

Photo courtesy of Merecedes J. Howze Students participating in the volunteer clean-up day collect trash around Perry High School and Riverview Park. ...

YMCA offering free beginner swimming lessons for children

The Allegheny YMCA, 600 W North Ave., will be holding a free Learn To Swim week-long program for beginner swimmers from Tuesday, June 10...

Children to showcase innovation, creativity

The Children’s Innovation Project will hold its annual Showcase of Innovation and Creativity from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 21 at Pittsburgh...

Plant Parade engages student, community interest

Photo courtesy of Samantha Strahota The Mattress Factory made all of the pant packs using felt. Th bags will be saved for further use in...

Kindergarten transition events at Spring Hill, M.L.King schools

Parents of children entering kindergarten for the 2014-2015 school year are invited to bring their children to Ready Freddy ‘Kindergarten Transition Events’ at Spring...

PPS to provide parents with vital info at upcoming meeting

By Alyse Horn In December 2013, Pittsburgh Public Schools released the plan for the Whole Child, Whole Community Conversation project that will be making its...