Fall Events with SHUC

6th Annual Squirrel Hill Treasure Awards

November 2nd, 2016

  Each year, the Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition honors one place and three people or organizations that have had a strong impact on Squirrel Hill. They’re designated as ‘Treasures.” Past honorees have included the Manor Theater, Karla Boos of Quantum Theater, Honorable Mayor Sophie Masloff and the Homewood Cemetery.   For our 2016 Annual Treasure
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Join Us for the 2nd Annual Golf with SHUC! Event

Friday, September 9th, 2016

Golf with SHUC returns to the Bob O’Connor golf course for the second year in a row! SHUC has once again partnered up with First Tee Pittsburgh to present this great fundraiser on September 9th, 2016. The afternoon features a relaxed 9-hole shamble followed by dinner. Following up on last year’s success, the event is
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Summer 2016The Environmental Issue

Green Infrastructure Projects in Schenley Park and Beyond Take Shape

By Sonia Panic   If you picked up our latest Summer issue, you may have read about the city’s plan to redevelop the Four Mile Watershed and implement more green infrastructure aspects in the neighborhood. One of the goals in mind is to manage water quantity and quality. With this redevelopment, the new watershed is
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Pittsburgh’s Environmentally Conscious Mayors from Squirrel Hill

By Helen Wilson Vice-President, Squirrel Hill Historical Society   Pittsburgh officially became a city on March 18, 1816, with the signing of incorporation papers that gave its citizens the right to govern themselves. The event probably didn’t cause much of a stir in Squirrel Hill because it didn’t belong to Pittsburgh until it was annexed
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