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Personnel changes at Zone 3 highlighted in block watch meeting

Carrick / Overbrook Block Watch members were informed of several personnel changes within the Zone 3 police that occurred this month. Zone 3 Police Commander Karen Dixon opened the July block watch meeting with an overview of the current state of...

South Side Park Friends surveying to help guide future development in park

Friends of the South Side Park (FSSP) is asking for community input into the use of South Side Park. “Many people use and love South Side Park for many different reasons. We want to hear from each of those people, and from those who could use and...

Report shows economic contributions of immigrants

Mayor William Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald have announced the Report on Advancing the Pittsburgh Region Shows Economic Contributions of Immigrants in partnership with PA Economy League of Greater Pittsburgh – Allegheny...

Film tax credit program will see expansion in PA

The state Senate has approved legislation backed by Sen. Wayne D. Fontana (D-Allegheny) that will bolster Pennsylvania’s film and television industry by expanding the state’s film tax credit program. “The state’s film tax credit program is...

Tourism office releases inaugural 'Happy Traveler'

The Pennsylvania Tourism Office has released the inaugural edition of the “Happy Traveler” travel guide and launched the first significant advertising campaign to feature the state’s new tourism mantra, Pursue Your Happiness. The Happy...

Safe Families Resource Center provides safe area for court users

Allegheny County and the Family Court Division of the Fifth Judicial District of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania today celebrated the opening of the new Safe Families Resource Center in the Family Courthouse. A gift from Child Watch of Pittsburgh,...

Communities Against Crime event on Tuesday, Aug. 26

Communities Against Crime will be on Tuesday, July 26 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Dairy District located at 1529 Brownsville Road. Representatives from Pittsburgh police, fire, and EMS departments will be on site to answer questions and provide...

We Move series supports diverse communities

Mayor William Peduto’s Welcoming Pittsburgh Initiative has announced [ ] We Move, a pilot series of 10 community-led cultural celebrations. [ ] We Move is made possible through an existing grant awarded by the National League of Cities to...

Summer Golf Classic will benefit South Side groups

The South Side Chamber of Commerce and the South Side Bar and Restaurant Association are teaming up again to host the South Side Summer Golf Classic on Monday, Aug. 8, at South Hills Country Club. Practice, registration and lunch all start at 10:30...

S.S. Chamber Happy Hour Wednesday

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will hold a Happy Hour at the Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh in the SouthSide Works on Wednesday, July 20, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Kelly Cerbus, senior energy advisor of On Demand Energy Solutions, will give a brief...

Measure mandates online posting of school policies

Public school districts will soon be required to post additional policies and information on their websites under legislation sponsored by Sen. Wayne D. Fontana’s (D-Allegheny) that was amended into the state’s school code (House Bill 1606)....

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

Brashear Association's Eighth Annual Christmas in July event was held at the Rowdy Buck in South Side last week. The mid-July party raises money and receives toy...

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

Slopes Residents gather at the Bandi Schaum Community garden for the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association Summer...

How to submit photos of your event to the South Side Scene

Your event can be a part of the South Pittsburgh Scene by submitting your social event photos to the South Pittsburgh Reporter. Simply email bpalmisiano@sopghreporter.com or tweet @sopghreporter using the hashtag #sprscene. Remember to include...

Mt. Washington Library family friendly activities

The Mt. Washington Library is planning a variety of events for teens and families in the coming weeks. Storytime programs are held every week. Baby and Me Storytime is every Tuesday at 11 a.m. and Toddler and Preschooler Tales is every Thursday at...

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Pittsburgh Development Group 2 L.P. to Pittsburgh Urban Redevelopment Authority at Agnew Road for $4,871,026. Carolyn Zimecki et al. to Urban Capital Group LLC at 2402 Arlington Ave. for $16,500 (state deed transfer stamps indicate a...

Upcoming Pittsburgh 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 286/16 on...

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Thursday, July 21, at 1:30 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge Richard King’s courtroom: • Lynn A. and Richard T. Kacsuta, 213 Conniston Avenue, 18th Ward, Code 302.7. • Bryant Romulus, 837...

 
 
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