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

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Uncle Redd’s BBQ in Penn Hills! Call 412.636.7711 to Order or Visit our Location Tue-Fri 11AM-7PM and Sat 2PM-7PM

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Women of Wisdom Cafe’ Radio Show | Coming to Soul Pitt Radio in November!

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20/20: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Carnegie Museum of Art | Through Dec 31, 2017

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Judge Dwayne Woodruff for PA Supreme Court | Vote on Tuesday, November 7th

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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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Fawn Walker-Montgomery for State Representative | Fighting for YOU, Fighting for REAL REFORM

Fawn Walker-Montgomery is a second-time candidate for State Representative in the 35th District and lifelong resident. She has a B.A. in Political Science from Johnson C. Smith University (HBCU) and a Master’s of Science in Criminal Justice Administration Point Park … Continue reading

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Michael Eric Dyson to speak at Penn State Greater Allegheny | Oct 27th

MCKEESPORT, Pa. — Michael Eric Dyson, professor of sociology at Georgetown University, will discuss his new book, “Tears We Cannot Stop,” at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, in Wunderley Gymnasium at Penn State Greater Allegheny. His talk will launch “Crossing … Continue reading

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Message Carriers Invites you to An Evening Celebrating Recovery on Oct 26, 2017 at Hotel Indigo (East Liberty)

RSVP Deadline Oct 19th | RSVP to messagecarriers50@gmail.com Purchase tickets online at www.messagecarriersofpennsylvania.org

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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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Pitt Jazz Concert a Tribute the late Geri Allen | Nov 4th at Carnegie Music Hall

The entire Jazz Week and the Pitt Jazz Concert will be a tribute to the late Geri Allen, former director of Pitt’s Jazz Studies program, who passed away June 27, 2017. CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS & TICKETS

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Three Rivers Adoption Council

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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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10th Anniversary Luncheon of Woman to Woman Empowerment Symposium | Saturday, Nov 4th at LeMont Restaurant

Call 412-606-5807 or 412-853-7217 For Tickets or More Information. Remittance Due by 10/25/17

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The Miles Group | Now Hiring Agents & Mangers!

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FREE Home Buying Workshop | November 6 at 6PM in Wilkinsburg

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Pittsburgh Diabetes Expo | Saturday, Nov 4th at David Lawrence Convention Center | Free & Open to the Public!

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Rosemary Crawford, Esquire | 2017 Phenomenal Woman of Justice!

Congratulations to Rosemary Crawford, Esquire who was named the 2017 Phenomenal Woman of Justice by the NAACP East Boro Branch

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Soul Pitt Quarterly Magazine announces partnership agreement to feature our magazine at 4 Giant Eagle locations to better serve our readers.

Get your Soul Pitt Quarterly at several Giant Eagle locations. Now at Penn Hills, East Hills, Northside, and Shakespeare Giant Eagle. New fall issue coming out in October. Ad deadline 10/6/17 @ 5:00 p.m. Call 412-407-SOUL (7685) to advertise. Save … Continue reading

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Message Carriers | An Evening Celebrating Recovery on October 26, 2017 | Sponsorship Opportunities

Our support for recovery is made possible by the generosity of our community partners. Join us, and keynote speaker Allegheny County Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams, as an event sponsor at An Evening Celebrating Recovery. Please reply by October 13, … Continue reading

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#beautybreakthroughbranding is a lifestyle, purpose, & empowerment event for women which prepares them for success in life, biz, & ministry | Nov 18th

 Donna Baxter Porcher, Soul Pitt’s CEO/Founder, will be speaking at #beautybreakthroughbranding! Meet her, along with other powerful & purposeful women there! Register @ www.beautybreakthroughbranding.com Save

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Gateway Medical Society 2017 Physician of the Year Scholarship Gala | Oct 28 at 6PM

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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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Hank’s Helping Hand

Visit us online at www.hankshelpinghand.com

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CCAC | Free Healthcare Training

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

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YouthBuild Program | Earn Your HS Diploma | Free Tuition for Ages 16-24 in Construction, Nursing or Customer Service/Retail

Garfield Jubilee YouthBuild Program is one of the most successful programs in Western Pennsylvania for young people ages 16 to 24 years of age. Garfield Jubilee 5323 Penn Avenue | Pittsburgh, Pa. 15224 Call 412-665-5200 or email youthbuildpgh@gmail.com

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#YNGBLKPGH’s Unique Mentoring Partnership With PublicSource Impacts Black Girls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, AUGUST 2017: Talented and young African-American professionals from Pittsburgh featured in the book “#YNGBLKPGH: Rewriting our Future, One Letter at a Time” will mentor young women who were involved in the “I am a black … Continue reading

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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

Visit emba.pitt.edu or call 412.648.1600 for more information Save

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

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 you and … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Get specially-priced tickets with your Port Authority ConnectCard!

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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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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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PUSH Spotlight on DEBRA BONNEAU | “A Manly Movement that Motivates Women!”

PUSH co-owner Deavon Hammonds, ask Debra Bonneau five questions about what she is PUSHing through and how she is coping with being a caregiver. 1. What are you are PUSHing through right now? Being a full-time caregiver for my mother … Continue reading

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TrZade Salon Opened NOW on Brownsville Road | Book Your Appointment TODAY 412.431.1100

Located at 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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Expired: 2017 Cincinnati Music Festival | July 28 – 29 at Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati OH

Attend the Cincinnati Music Festival just once, and you will realize you are embarking on a musical experience like none other. Over twenty thousand like-minded people gathered like a huge family for one purpose – to enjoy the greatest music … Continue reading

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Get Gorgeous Hair in an Instant with the Mermeida System | WWW.MERMEIDA.COM

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