[30 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 158 views]
Erin Dawn “Scratchy” Hutter 1966 – 2014 SLB was sad to learn of the October 27, 2014 passing of Erin Dawn "Scratchy" Hutter and extends our deepest sympathy to all touched by her life and music, including the many students she taught during her 20-year career as a music teacher in the North Hills School District. Here she is with the Scottish fiddle tune Flowers of Edinburgh from her appearance with Slim Forsythe & The Park Lane Drifters on the March 28, 2009 edition of The Saturday Light Brigade. Read the full story »

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Video: A Behind The Scenes Look at SLB This video was produced by Pittsburgh Community Television (PCTV) under a grant from The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust at The Pittsburgh Foundation.

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[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 120 views]
Wilkinsburg After School: A Day in a Life of a Monster Students wrote and recorded stories about their favorite monsters that use to scare them when they were younger. Some students also added sound fx to their story.

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[9 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 72 views]
Pittsburgh King After School: 3 Things About Me For our first day of After School with Radio Club, we learned a bit about each other by sharing Three Things about ourselves. This is the first of 10 sessions where we will learn about microphones, digital recorders and the technology used to make professional radio pieces.

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[9 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 174 views]
Wilkinsburg After School: Monster Stories This week the TIGERS wrote and recorded stories about spooky characters like Slender Man, chupacabras, the Loch Ness Monster, and even zombies! However, not all the tales were frightening and but drather a glimpse into the day-to-day life of the these fictional characters - like Big Foot going to the barber shop.

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[2 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 219 views]
Wilkinsburg After School: My Neighborhood Students wrote and recorded what exciting things they already have and would like to have in their neighborhood.

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[25 Sep 2014 | One Comment | 381 views]
Wilkinsburg After School: Garden Dreams Urban Farm & Nursery Sense of Place Learning took after school students on a field trip to Wilkinsburg's own Garden Dreams Urban Farm to learn about urban farming and it's importance in the community. While there, students toured the garden, planted vegetables, and even saw chickens! The Radio Club tagged along and recorded man-on-the-street style interviews for the fictional school radio station - WILK. Among those interviewed were fellow students and Bob, a knowledgeable member of the Garden Dreams staff.