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Thursday, September 19, 2019

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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.

Northside Toastmasters Club strength is in members

Since 2015, the Northside Toastmasters Club has been a friendly, supportive atmosphere to meet neighbors, develop public speaking skills and ultimately "improve together." By Ashlee Green The...

Fatherhood support groups help men heal

The future of fatherhood is changing. Peter Jenkins, fatherhood specialist at Providence Connections Family Support Center in Marshall-Shadeland, is helping people adapt. By Ashlee Green It...
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The Northside Chronicle Channel: Chef Emily Larsen of Providence Family Support Center

In association with PCTV21, The Northside Chronicle Channel is a YouTube series highlighting local small businesses, nonprofits and personalities on the Northside. In this episode, Managing...

Catalyst Connection helps companies move away from coal, toward tech

By moving away from the coal industry, companies like Catalyst Connection are aiding job growth in new technology, which they say makes companies more...

Jayne Miller the poster child for better Pittsburgh parks

Jayne Miller, president and CEO of Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, grew up on the southern end of the Adirondack Mountains. That's where her love of...

City Council candidates gather at Penn Brewery to discuss transportation issues

Walk/Ride Northside (WRNS) hosted a District 1 City Council candidate forum on Tuesday, April 2 at Penn Brewery in the Northside to discuss transportation...

Candidate forum covers economic development, affordable housing in the Northside

The "In Your Business" City Council Candidate Forum took place yesterday at HIP at the Flashlight Factory in the Northside. The event was part...

Summer Hill: A brief history of Pittsburgh’s northernmost neighborhood

Summer Hill: What's in a name? By John Canning, Vice-President of Allegheny City Society As a summer substitute mail carrier in the 15214 “Observatory” Post Office,...

YouthPlaces offers Northside youth a platform for creative, communal pursuits

YouthPlaces began small, as a safe place for children to go after school when few programs of the sort were available. Now, young people...

Straw Forward at Cafe Sci asks burning questions about plastic waste

The Carnegie Science Center's Cafe Scientifique: Straw Forward included a film on the shocking impacts of plastic pollution to marine life and a panel...