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South Side Food Festival features music, kids' activities and yoga

South Side Food Festival features music, kids' activities and yoga

East Carson Street will be alive with activity on Saturday and Sunday, July 11-12 with the first South Side Food, Art & Sidewalk Festival. Organized by the South Side Bar and Restaurant...

Carrick Dairy District open market will be a multifunctional space

An open air market and community space, a cornerstone of the Dairy District revitalization effort centered around Colteryahn Dairy in Carrick, took one more step toward reality with a public preview of the design at the June Carrick Community...

Mount Oliver takes next steps to create a road map for development

Mount Oliver Borough stakeholders came together last week to be updated on the progress of the Mount Oliver 2015 Comprehensive Plan. The comprehensive plan will serve as a roadmap for development and redevelopment in the neighborhood including...

Goodwill's RISE youth job training program offers two new components

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania’s Reentry through Industry Specific Education (RISE) Project to assist area youth is currently seeking candidates. Now entering its fourth year, the successful job-training program has added two new...

Pittsburgh utilities unite with city to fight utility imposters

Pennsylvania American Water, Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA), and Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania, Inc. have joined Pittsburgh City Councilman Corey O’Connor and other councilmembers, and the Better Business Bureau of Western...

Local teens reveal their goals in CLP-Knoxville laptop contest

When Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville announced plans to renovate the library and temporarily close the branch for the $3.2 million update, teen specialist Brandi Cox , a Knoxville resident, wondered what the neighborhood teens would do...

Next Fresh Fridays free produce distribution is Friday, July 10

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, July 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

Rudiak introduces legislation to make city documents simpler

Pittsburgh City Councilor Natalia Rudiak (District 4) has introduced a bill requiring city employees to make documents -- everything from public notices, to forms, the city website, and more-- easier to read, recognize, and understand. The bill...

The South Pittsburgh SCENE

South Side Night at PNC Park June 23, hosted by the South Side Chamber of...

Police arrest two men on drug charges in Mount Washington

Crack cocaine and heroin were recovered in an arrest in Mount Washington. According to the police, at approximately 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, officers observed a gray Chrysler 200 pull to the side of the road near the 100 block of Boggs...

Two new police officers will serve in So. Pittsburgh zones

South Pittsburgh has two new police officers serving the community. Officers Shawn Bliss and Matt Smith were sworn in by Assistant Chief Scott Schubert at police headquarters on Friday, June 26....

Carrick home invasion is under investigation by police

Zone 3 police were dispatched to Brownsville Road in Carrick at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 27 for a report of a home invasion. At the home, a woman reported she was sleeping in her home in the 1500 block of Brownsville Road when she...

Summer fun at Carrick library

Summer fun for kids continues at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales continues through August on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Join in on Tuesday mornings this summer to share stories, songs, and more fun...

Real estate transactions from RealStats

16th Ward Beatrice Tompel to Brian and Karen Wieczorek at 2214 Arlington Ave. for $40,000. Bryan Miller to Jason Lancia at 624 Becks Run Road for $25,000. Gregory James Fitzgerald to Matthew Bacharach at 2607 Patterson St. for $115,000. Rishi...

Ordinance No. 947

The following ordinances will be considered for adoption at a Regular Meeting of the Mt. Oliver Borough Council on Monday, July 20, 2015 at 7:30 PM, 150 Brownsville Road. Ordinance No. 947 An ordinance amending Chapter 21, Section 5 of the Code of...

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings 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 198/15 on...

 
 
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