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Highmark | If Detected Early, You Have a 90% Chance of Beating Cancer.

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Eat, Drink & Support the WCDC! Wednesday, August 30, at Wigle Whiskey

Eat, Drink & Support the WCDC! Get out of town for an evening, and join us at the Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse for food, drink, and all things Wilkinsburg CDC! Enjoy food from the Health-A-Licious truck and drinks by Wigle Whiskey, … Continue reading

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Northside Family Day at West Park on August 19th

Are you getting ready???  Remember August 19th West Park. Just like old times. We can do this together. Gather your family and friends bring your basket, table, and chairs plus your own garbage bags. We will be responsible for our … Continue reading

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20/20: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Carnegie Museum of Art | Jul 22–Dec 31, 2017 at Heinz Galleries

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Pittsburgh Black Nurses In Action presents Diamonds & Denim Annual Social Event on Friday Sept 1st!

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WISE Research Study | Are You 65 Or Older and Have Had A Fall-Related Fracture?

Participants will receive up to $150 for study participation. FOR MORE INFORMATION Contact Research Coordinator  412-647-5341

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Kente Arts Alliance Presents René Marie – Experiment in Truth on Sept 16 at 7pm

Kente Arts Alliance presents René Marie “Experiment in Truth” Saturday, September 16, 2017 | 7PM Venue: The New Hazlett Theater CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS AND DETAILS Save Save

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6th Annual Power of Laughter Featuring Damon Williams on Sept 16th at 11AM at the Wyndham Grand

6th Annual Power of Laughter Health Workshop & Comedy Luncheon Saturday, Sept 16 2017 11AM-2PM Come celebrate the 6th annual Power of Laughter Health Workshop and Comedy Luncheon. This event uses comedy and entertainment to help share the message of … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Pittsburgh Line Dance Convention | September 15 – 17, 2017 | Register by August 18th!

Register by August 18th! http://bit.ly/PghLineDanceConvention Purchase a Weekend Package for $125! (Inludes ALL Events and Workshops) Ala Carte Pricing Also Available For More Information Contact: Roland Ford (412) 225-9190  or Danita Moses (703) 217-7121 Save Save

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Hank’s Helping Hand

Visit us online at www.hankshelpinghand.com

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State Rep. Jake Wheatley is hosting the 5th Annual Health and Wellness Weekend | Aug 18-20, 2017

To Purchase Tickets to The 5th Annual Health and Wellness Opening Night Cocktail Reception Visit: WWW.HWWOPENINGNIGHT.EVENTBRITE.COM Join us for a fun, informative and empowering weekend of events that will provide new concepts and resources that promote a healthier, sustainable lifestyle. 

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The 5th Annual Health and Wellness Weekend | Aug 18-20, 2017 | Schedule of Events!

Click Link or Flyer for Larger View of Schedule CLICK HERE FOR PDF FILE OF SCHEDULE Register for UpHill 5K Run/Walk here> http://hww19.com/uphill-5k-run-walk Save

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Women of Wisdom Cafe Conference 2017 in Weirton, WV on Sept 15th at 6PM with Pastor Ruth Ella Williams-Winfield

Take a 45-minute road trip from Pittsburgh to Weirton, WV to attend this Women’s conference featuring  Pastor Ruth Ella Williams-Winfield. Women of Wisdom Cafe Conference 2017 “I’m Expensive…There’s a Kingdom living within me!” Doors Open at 6P www.womenofwisdomcafe.org Save

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New Life Family Worship Center Presents 2017 Back to School Rally on August 26th | 1-4PM

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Pittsburgh’s Best Gospel Singing Contest | August 26, 2017

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Flight School Fellowship Announces Sixth Year of Artist Fellowships

Soul Pitt would like to congratulate our friend Lorenzo Boone for being accepted to this prestigious Pittsburgh Filmakers Flight School Program.  As the only African-American fellow, we are very proud of Lorenzo and we invite you take time to view … Continue reading

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Wilkinsburg’s Johnston Elementary School To Be Transformed Into a Community Space

The former Johnston Elementary School Property will soon open again, as a hub for Community Events and Small Businesses COMMUNITY  FORGE  WEBSITE:  www.CommunityForgePGH.com  GENERAL CONTACT EMAIL: Hello@Forge.Community      PHOTOS FOR PUBLICATION: http://bit.ly/2uJccfF WILKINSBURG, PA – On July 18th, the mission-driven organization … Continue reading

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It’s Your Move! | Executive MBA (EMBA) Program

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Melinda F. Emerson to Keynote Pittsburgh Collective Community Impact 2017 Forum on Aug 18th

This inaugural Forum will connect you with valuable potential partners including business owners, regional leaders and technical assistance providers. The day’s programming is focused on identifying and promoting opportunities for growth and partnership in the Greater Pittsburgh Region including the … Continue reading

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Rae’s End Of Summer Soiree & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony | Aug 27th at 3PM

Please join Rae Coleman, Enhanced Creativity staff, the mayor of Pittsburgh, and Theresa Kail Smith as we celebrate the grand opening of a new floral and linen rental shop in Sheradan PA. We are located at 630 Hillsboro Street, 15204 … Continue reading

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Grab a Bite to Eat at Liam’s Fish, Wings & Things Located in Wilkinsburg

501 Penn Avenue Wilkinsburg, PA 15221 Next to East End Busway CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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Expired: Smooth First Friday } August 4th at Roland’s Grill | Featuring Anita Levels and Playing 80’s & 90’s Music

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MAXIMIZE Your Credit Score | Call 412-837-9383

Don’t Settle for Living with Bad Credit Anymore.  We can help you restore your credit! Call 412-837-9383 www.FESconnect.net/GManker Save

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Coming Soon! Soul Pitt Quarterly’s 30th Issue with a cover story on the “Power of TWO: Partners in Passion & Purpose”

Coming Soon! Soul Pitt Quarterly’s 30th issue with a cover story on the “Power of TWO: Partners in Passion & Purpose” profiling four married couples from our region joining forces in entertainment, healthcare, fitness and hospitality.  They will surely inspire … Continue reading

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The Miles Group | Now Hiring Agents & Mangers!

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Christmas in August Liquor Tree Raffle

Click here or image for larger view To learn more about Anna Middleton-Waite Learning Center visit, www.amwlearningcenter.org Save Save

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Expired: House of Soul, Guarcha & Cello Fury LIVE @ Summer Nights on Fri 8/4 at Sherwood

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Wesley Family Services Transportation Programs

Ways to Work Family Car Loans Contact us today!  866.965.5929, Ext. 650 Or visit www.pawaystowork.org Families Outside | Call 412.661.1670, Ext. 628 Or visit www.fswp.org

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Expired: BILAL – In Pittsburgh One Night Only! Fri Aug 4th at August Wilson Center

Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter, musician and producer, Bilal is noted for his wide vocal range, Bilal has been a featured artist on songs by Beyoncé, Musiq, Clipse, Sa-Ra, Jay-Z, and several others, including many of his fellow Soulquarians, but it wasn’t until … Continue reading

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CCAC | Free Healthcare Training

See if you qualify at https://ccac.edu/pathway/

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ROLL with SOUL! Get in Soul Pitt’s Summer Edition. Call 412.407.SOUL or adsales@thesoulpitt.com by 7/7/17

Due to an overwhelming response, we have extended our ad deadline to 7/7/17! ROLL with SOUL! Get in Soul Pitt’s Summer Edition. Call 412.407.SOUL or adsales@thesoulpitt.com by 6/30/17 7/7/17

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African American Chamber of Commerce Names Keeshia Muhammad Chief Operating Officer

The African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania (www.aaccwp.com) announced that Marketing Executive Keeshia Muhammad has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, a new position within the Chamber. Ms. Muhammad will report to Doris Carson Williams, CCE-President and Chief Executive … Continue reading

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Recently diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes? You may be eligible to participate in this study.

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Expired: A Gathering of Sons | Runs June 15-July 8

Our new world premiere gospel/jazz opera A Gathering of Sons takes us on a journey through the lives of a young Black man, a white police officer, parents of a newborn child, and a collection of spirits who watch over the … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Is Now Hiring Career & Technical Education Teachers!

Start your application today, visit  www.pps.k12.pa.us/careers  CLICK HERE FOR PDF OF FLYER Save

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Soul Pitt Founder & CEO, Donna Baxter Porcher named one of Talk Magazine’s 100 Influential Pennsylvanians

I am pleased, honored and very humbled to be listed as #43 among 100 Influential Pennsylvanians and to join others, including MANY who I have long admired and respected.  Thank you Roxanne Sewell and Talk Magazine!  This was a total … Continue reading

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[Employment Opportunity] Interim Executive Director | SEWICKLEY COMMUNITY CENTER

RESPONSIBILITIES Develop and document an actionable long-term Strategic Plan for the Sewickley Community Center Develop, plan, initiate, and oversee fundraising/grant writing activities per the priorities of the Strategic Plan Develop, document, and launch plan to secure funding required to hire … Continue reading

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PUBLIC NOTICE: The Cambria County Transit Authority (CamTran)

PUBLIC NOTICE DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE GOAL FOR FFY 2018-2020 The Cambria County Transit Authority (CamTran) hereby announces its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program goal under guidelines of 49 CFR Part 26 and the regulations and directions of the U. S. … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Destiny | Serving girls, ages 8-18, who reside in Clairton, North Side, and East End areas of Pittsburgh.

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Join the Sisters & Friends Getaway to Martha’s Vineyard in September 2017

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Willette’s Hair Designs | Located in Pgh’s East Side | 412-362-7861

Visit our website at www.WillettesHairDesigns.com

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Get specially-priced tickets with your Port Authority ConnectCard!

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Expired: CCAC | College Kickstart Day | FREE Open House Events in April, June, and July

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Soul Pitt Quarterly’s Spring 2017 issue is SuperSonic!

Look out for our Spring 2017 Soul Pitt Quarterly issue featuring the SuperSonic success of Troy Miles and Darrell Warden of The Miles Group.  PLUS, read about candidates who want your vote on May 16th!  This 116 page sold out … Continue reading

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Diversity, Inclusion and Fairness.

Mr. Kirkland is the Pennsylvania Department of General Services Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities. Diversity, Inclusion and Fairness. I’m certain we all are familiar with these three words and what they mean. In Pennsylvania’s state government … Continue reading

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CITY OF PITTSBURGH CAREERS | Your Bridge to Endless Opportunities

Apply Today!  www.pghjobs.net

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Find out what’s new at the Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh

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Thomas Merton Center Employment Opportunity | Executive Director

Job Title:  Executive Director Job Status:  exempt, full-time Reports to and Supervised by: Executive Committee, Board of Directors Position Supervises: Staff, interns and volunteers Expected Start Date: June 2017 Pay Rate: $39,000/year salary and health care benefits Position Summary: This … Continue reading

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Darrell Warden: A Pittsburgh Success Story

By Christiana Dillard “It’s always about being better.”  Darrell Warden, hiring manager for Team Warden & Team Tri-state Group (a part of The Miles Group Insurance Agency) is the embodiment of his own statement. The agency has personnel in Pittsburgh, … Continue reading

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Miles Group Agent Spotlight | LEA HUTSON, Final Expense Insurance Agent / Recruiter

After working for nearly 2 decades as a public school teacher leader, an unbelievable opportunity knocked at my door. With gratitude, I will be celebrating my 3rd anniversary serving as a final expense life insurance agent with Lincoln Heritage and … Continue reading

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Call to Action: Help Expand NAP in Distressed Communities

Over the past few years, we’ve asked you to call your elected officials in support of funding increases to the Pennsylvania Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP). Thanks to your advocacy, there is increasing, bipartisan support to expand the program to help … Continue reading

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TrZade Salon Open NOW on Brownsville Road | Book Your Appt TODAY 412.431.1100

TrZade Salon 113 Brownsville Rd. Pittsburgh PA. 15210 We are a Professional Hair & Nail Salon in which we provide an ultimate client experience through exceptional service, great atmosphere and superior technical skills. OPENING HOURS > Tue – Sat: 9am … Continue reading

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Community College of Allegheny County | SMART MOVE.

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Child with dyslexia? Learn More. | Provident Charter School

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Join Pgh Police | Lead. Serve. Protect.

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Governor Wolf Announces Appointment of Kerry L. Kirkland as Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Wolf today announced the appointment of Kerry L. Kirkland to serve as the Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities in the Pennsylvania Department of General Services. “We are excited to be bringing Kerry … Continue reading

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QuickFlicks Photography by Brandon McMillan

QuickFlicks Photography by Brandon McMillan PO BOX 559 Duquesne PA 15110 412-983-6702 www.qfphotography.com QuickFlicks Facebook https://www.instagram.com/quickflicks_photo/

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Healthy Start, Inc. is HIRING!

Healthy Start, Inc., a federally funded program, is hiring entry level Community Health Workers to identify and educate eligible participants for the Healthy Start program.  We serve any resident of Allegheny County who is pregnant and/or parenting a child under … Continue reading

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Third Day Soaps & Garden > Earthly, Holistic Skin & Body Care | 412.290.0611

CLEANSE | MOISTURIZE | HYDRATE 412.290.0611 www.ThirdDaySoapsGarden.com “The earth bring forth the grass, the herb that yields seed, and the fruit tree that yields fruit…and the evening and the morning were the Third Day.” Our mission is to use Ingredients … Continue reading

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Start an Exciting Career with the Allegheny County Police

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