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Manchester students record oral histories of Northside residents

It’s easy to forget about the Northside's long, storied history with all the layers of change over the past century, but a group of eighth-grade students from the Manchester Academic Charter School have helped keep that history alive and in the present by giving it a voice. Their project "Allegheny Voices," a small magazine and accompanying CD filled with interviews the students conducted with 11 elders who grew up on the Northside and lived through many of its transformations.

Yellow Glove Project receives second grant from Elks Lodge

By Alyse Horn The Allegheny Elks Lodge recently awarded the Yellow Glove Project another $10,000 grant to continue the distribution of cleaning products to those...

Brother’s Brother Foundation welcomes Puerto Rican partner to Pittsburgh

By Sarah Gross On July 6, 2018, the Brother’s Brother Foundation (BBF) welcomed one of its most influential partners to Pittsburgh from Puerto Rico. Since Hurricane...

Phase three of Columbus square to begin

By Alyse Horn As soon as weather permits, phase three of Columbus Square will be underway, with two of the five homes to be built...

Northside housing project updates

by Kelsey Shea Though the Northside is known for historic rowhouses and Victorian mansions, there are redevelopment and new construction happening here as well, like...

Electronic health records focus of Highmark grant to Bidwell Training Center

The Manchester Bidwell Corporation received a grant in October from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield to support a new training program at the Bidwell...

My holiday traditions: Manchester Academic Charter School 6th graders

The Northside Chronicle has paired with Manchester Academic Charter School to feature the works of students in grades 6-8. This month, seven sixth graders will...

Northside Property Transfers September 10 – 14, 2017

Allegheny City Central Donald Kinsman to Tracer 2 LLC at 520 N. Taylor Ave. for $135,000. Justine A Goode Cunningham to NGD Land L.P. at Jefferson...

Propel charter application denied

The Pittsburgh Public School Board last night voted not to approve the charter application for Propel Charter Schools Northside location, as recommended by the...

Engage with local NS businesses, entrepreneurs

Community members will have the chance to catch-up with Ignite Northside 2.0 on Tuesday, May 16 for a Skill Swap Demo Day, where participants...