Monday, April 8, 2013
The nonprofit will also announce its final campaign total for 2012-13 at the luncheon at Bella Sera May 16.
The United Way of Washington County will announce its Volunteer Awards, Campaign Awards and final campaign total for 2012-13 at its annual Campaign Celebration and Awards luncheon May 16th at Bella Sera in Canonsburg. United Way President Barbara Murphy will present the following volunteer awards: In addition to the volunteer awards, Campaign Chairman John Applegath, vice president of the Southern Marcellus Shale Division of Range Resources of Southpointe, will present special recognition awards to local businesses that participated in the United Way’s 2012-13 campaign. The luncheon begins at noon May 16th at Bella Sera in Canonsburg. Interested in attending? Contact Jessica Tennant at 724-225-3310 or email@example.com to RSVP.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Every dollar raised from the event will stay in western Pennsylvania and help women and children in need.
The Sixth Annual Symphony of Food, Chefs’ Showcase Dinner, sponsored by WOMEN of Southwestern PA, Inc., is this Friday at the Bella Sera Venue located at 414 Morganza Rd. in Canonsburg. The event has been a sellout for five years. Five chefs will each prepare one of his signature courses. Chef John Gruver of Giant Eagle’s Market District will provide the appetizers; along with Kevin Sousa, Salt of the Earth; Matthew Helon, Center Place; Giuseppe DiGristina, Bella Sera Venue; and Al Collins of Al an’ Ruben’s. Each chef comes with a litany of fine-dining successes and the recipe for a fun-filled, palate-pleasing evening concluding with a Sarris Candies treat. There will also be a Chinese auction, with baskets ranging from $200 to $1,200 in …
Sunday, March 25, 2012
A McMurray-based organization invites you for a charitable evening of fashion and wine.
Spring has sprung, and what better way to celebrate than an evening of fashion and wine. The WOMEN of Southwestern PA, a Peters Township-based organization on a mission to help women and children in need, invite you to Bella Sera in Canonsburg on April 19. Presented as "Una Serata di Moda e Vino" (an evening of fashion and wine), the event is from 6-9 p.m. and costs $35—ticket price includes pasta and dessert stations, and a wine tasting. Fashion co-chairs Noreen Fleming and Bonnie Hanlon said an "amazing women's clothing line" in a "fabulous fashion show format" will be featured. Diana Miller, owner of Design on Main in Hickory, PA, will showcase her accessories and all models will be wearing Mediterranean-design jewelry from Cristal …
Monday, March 19, 2012
More than 25 Peters Township, and surrounding area, restaurants have committed to this year's 'Taste of the Township' in April.
Tickets are on sale now for the 11th annual "Taste of the Township." A staple in the Peters Township community, the event's proceeds benefit the Peters Township Public Library. It's a fun night of food, festivities and mingling with township officials, friends and neighbors. Library director Pier Lee confirmed last week that more than 25 Peters Township, and surrounding area, restaurants will be offering good eats and tasty treats—Atria's, Bella Sera, Bethel Bakery, The Capstone Grill, Dinner Tyme, Franco's, Harry's Pizza, Juniper Grill, Penny's Diner, Table and Bean Curd, just to name a few. Music will be provided by Lucarelli Jazz and three-time Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl champion John Banaszak will be a special guest. The night …
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
A local business is hiring, a dodgeball tournament is approaching and Peters Township natives will perform with the Washington Symphony Orchestra.
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Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Trax Farms is hiring! Want to join the Trax family? A job opportunity just opened up. Trax is looking for a PT Assistant Receiving Processor to unload, mark and deliver incoming merchandise from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Lifting is required, and pay is an hourly rate. Trax will train on use of power jack and forklift. The position is open immediately. Call Diane at 412-835-3246 (ext. 108) for more information. Who doesn't love a dodgeball tourny? Cheer on your teachers at the eighth-annual dodgeball tournament in the Peters Township High School gymnasium this Thursday. The fun begins at 6 p.m. and admission is $5. Food and beverages will be available. All proceeds benefit the Make-A-Wish Scholarship Fund. …
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Symphony of Food, Peters Township Middle School's first-ever Hot Chocolate Cafe and the high school's annual cheer clinic are just a few events happening this weekend.
1. Symphony of Food: A Chef’s Showcase Where/When: Bella Sera, 6 p.m. on Friday Why Go?: The best chefs of Pittsburgh join the 5th Annual Symphony of Food sponsored by WOMEN of Southwestern PA, Inc. A Parade of Chefs will be held at Bella Sera in Canonsburg. Four fabulous 2011 Pittsburgh Magazines’ Best Restaurant Chefs will each prepare one of their signature courses. The chefs include: Kevin Sousa, Salt of the Earth; Brian Pekarcik, Spoon; Chet Garland, Toast Kitchen & Wine Bar, BRIX and Rumfish; and Dominic Branduzzi, Piccolo Forno. Chef John Gruner of Giant Eagle’s Market District will provide the luscious appetizers both charcuterie and passed. Each chef comes with a litany of fine-dining successes and the recipe for a fun-filled, …
Sunday, January 8, 2012
Fill your belly and your heart by attending this event, which features signature dishes prepared by some of Pittsburgh’s top chefs and directly benefits less fortunate women and families in Pennsylvania.
“If you can help one young woman, and enable her to do things she’d otherwise be unable to do and strive for something better in life, that’s how things will change. Even one-by-one, it’s a step in the right direction.” That’s the personal philosophy of Julia Black, and it echoes the organizational mission of the group for which she serves as publicity chairwoman. Black is but one of 34 philanthropic ladies who volunteer for WOMEN of Southwestern PA, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to directly supporting less fortunate women and families in Allegheny, Washington, Greene and Fayette counties. WOMEN (which is an acronym for Women Organized to Mentor, Empower and Network) has been in existence for approximately 14 years. It is an …