Education

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

Alan Perry resigns as NS Scoutmaster after 27 years

Starting in 2019, Bidwell Street United Presbyterian Church in Manchester may no longer have a Boy Scout troop. Alan Perry, who served as the...

ISG and Sippel Steel Fabrication offer no-cost welding training program

Get welding experience for free by attending an instructional welding program through a partnership between Integrative Staffing Group (ISG) and Sippel Steel Fabrication. The program...

Directory of Northside Schools

A directory of Northside schools and school officials. PPS Elementary Schools: Allegheny Traditional Academy K-5 Principal: Molly O’Malley-Arguenta Contact: momalleyarguenta1@pghschools.org, (412) 529-4100 Location: 810 Arch St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212 Enrollment:...

Annual Owl Brunch marks Halloween season at the Aviary

The National Aviary on Pittsburgh's Northside held its annual Owl Brunch on Sunday, Oct. 21. Featured bird guests at the brunch were an Eastern screech...

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...