2015 Squirrel Hill Treasure’s Award Dinner Announced

SHUC is pleased to announce the 2015 Squirrel Hill Treasures Honorees! The Fifth Annual Squirrel Hill Treasure Award Dinner will honor:
Bill Isler: Board member, Pittsburgh Public Schools
David Stock: Award winning composer
Mike Chen: Pittsburgh's Chinese Restaurant Association Founder
Taylor Allderdice High School: This year’s Place Treasure

Save the Date: Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 6 p.m. Location: Pittsburgh Golf Club

Weekly News Update: September 28th, 2015

Start your week right with all your Squirrel Hill related news from out dedicated and tireless local news sources! Squirrel Hill artist contributes ‘A Million Marks’ to India in Focus program (Post Gazette) Great Race notebook: Couple wins 5K titles (Trib Live) First Draft: Suds and a show — movie theaters embrace and imbibe (Trib

Fall Issue 2015Food Friends & Fun

Local World Refugee Day Celebration

Recognizing Pittsburgh’s Newest Neighbors

By Elizabeth Waickman As one of Pittsburgh’s four resettlement agencies, and the only one based in Squirrel Hill, Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) is the first point of contact for more than 200 refugees out of several hundred arriving to Pittsburgh annually. But each year, approximately 43 million refugees around the world are forced

The Independent Brewing Company

Where Quality (and Beer!) Matter

By Michael Jehn  Like many of Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods in these times of rapid transformation, one thing that I’ve noticed about Squirrel Hill is how often things change, particularly along the commercial corridors of Forbes and Murray Avenues.  When one restaurant or storefront is replaced with another, which happens at a seemingly baffling pace, I often