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Zone 3 Lt. Larry Scirotto promoted to Pittsburgh police commander

Zone 3 Lt. Larry Scirotto promoted to Pittsburgh police commander

As the result of promotions to the rank of assistant chief, Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Chief Cameron McLay initiated a promotional process for the rank of police commander. The focus of the...

New chief sworn in for Mt. Oliver Boro, new budget passes

The swearing in by Mayor James Cassidy of acting police chief Matthew Juzwick as the borough's new police chief highlighted the Dec. 15 meeting of Mount Oliver council. He has been in charge of the...

Zone 3 Public Safety Committee discuss police personnel changes

The Dec. 17 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting began with news of the police department personnel changes coming in 2015. In Zone 1, the new commander will be LaVonnie Bickerstaff, replacing RaShall Brackney, who is moving to Major...

All dogs must be licensed in Pennsylvania by January 1

City of Pittsburgh residents can now purchase 2015 dog licenses from the city treasurer. State law requires all dogs three months and older to be licensed by Jan. 1 of each year. “If you own a dog, you need to get him a license,” said...

City Council approves Peduto's 2015 budget

There will be no new nighttime parking meter enforcement Downtown next year under an agreement reached between Mayor William Peduto and City Council, and evening enforcement in South Side will be subject to a new comprehensive parking plan for the...

Bill payment assistance available for Columbia Gas of PA customers

As the holidays approach and winter weather causes furnaces to run longer, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania, Inc. is reminding customers who may be struggling with household budgets that help is available through assistance programs and payment plans....

Santa Maria Magdalena services

Sancta Maria Magdalena will be celebrating the Divine Liturgy at Midnight on Christmas Eve at their new location, the Oasis Center, 1912 Brownsville Rd. Carrick. The center will open at 11 p.m. with carols at 11:30. Refreshments will be served. For...

Carnegie Library board will launch major fundraising effort

During its regular meeting on December 15, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Board of Trustees approved the library’s 2015 operating budget, five year operating budget projections and unanimously voted to launch a board-led, comprehensive major...

Christmas week services at St. Paul Monastery

Saint Paul of the Cross Monastery, 148 Monastery Avenue, Christmas Schedule will include: Eucharistic Celebrations for Christmas, New Year’s and the Epiphany Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24, 6 p.m. Vigil of Christmas; 11:15 p.m. Ceremony of...

Meeting about gas line work in South Side

Columbia Gas will hold a community meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 6, to discuss the South Side Pipeline Replacement Project. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. Residents will have an opportunity to ask...

New look for Downtown's First Night

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced new venues and that a new look will be utilized for the 21st annual Highmark First Night Pittsburgh. Each year, approximately 40,000 people ring in the New Year at 150 events at 50 venues throughout the...

Special Steeler exhibit at the Heinz History Center

The Senator John Heinz History Center and Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum has unveiled a special Steelers display featuring items from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s NFL and team record-setting passing performances this season.  The new...

New Year's Day means messy fun

It’s a one-of-a-kind tradition that’s guaranteed to get your New Year off to a very messy – and very fun – start! Carnegie Science Center is breaking out its sloppiest, goopiest, gooiest activities for MessFest 2015 on Thursday, Jan. 1....

Real estate transactions for issue of 12-23-14

16th Ward Michael Allegro to Amy Jean Ballintine at 2302 Eccles St. for $38,500. Rafael Munoz to Reagan Realty LLC at 2820-2822 Edwards Way for $240,500. Estate of Francis Resch to John Krop at 2706 Wiese St. for $2,000 (state deed transfer stamps...

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearing of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 300/14 on...

 
 
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