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Recovery United providing recovery services in the Hilltop

Recovery United providing recovery services in the Hilltop

Long before Carrick and neighboring Hilltop neighborhoods were identified in a 2016 report by the Allegheny County Health Department as a hot spot for opiate overdose deaths, Recovery United...

Zone 3 council recaps public safety initiatives in South neighborhoods

The March 20 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting featured a packed room of local residents, Zone 3 officers, and city/zone officials.  The meeting began with Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey reporting that the 19th annual...

Boro approves new contract for police, anti-nepotism policy

Adoption of a new full-time police contract, part-time police agreement, and an anti-nepotism policy headlined the March 20 meeting of Mt. Oliver council.  Highlights of the police contract include increasing the full-time patrolman wage from...

Second annual 'Inclusive Innovation Week' set for March 31-April 7

The City of Pittsburgh and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), along with more than 80 Pittsburgh organizations and businesses, have announced that Inclusive Innovation Week 2017 will take place March 31 – April 7. Inclusive Innovation Week is a...

Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. now accepting applications for 2017/18 Leadership Pittsburgh, Emerging Leaders programs

Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. (LPI) is currently seeking applicants for its 2017 Leadership Pittsburgh and Leadership Development Initiative programs. The courses are designed to enhance the quality of regional leadership through a robust curriculum...

Slovak Mass and Easter customs breakfast will take place April 8

Prince of Peace Parish will host the Annual Slovak Mass and Easter Customs Breakfast on Saturday, April 8 at St. Adalbert Church, South 15th Street, in South Side. The day begins at 10:45 a.m. with recitation of the rosary, followed by Mass at...

St. George Day April 1 deadline for reservations

All parishioners, alumni, family and friends of the former St. George Church and School and St. John Vianney are welcome to celebrate the feast day of St. George on Sunday, April 23 at 5 p.m. This dinner event, sponsored by St. George Church...

Volunteers needed to help plant trees in Mt. Washington April 8

Mt. Washington through the Mt. Washington Community Development Corp. was awarded 10 trees through the Treevitalize Pittsburgh Program to plant in the community. Volunteers are needed to come out and help plant them on Saturday, April 8 from 9...

Celebrate Dyngus Day at the Polish Falcons

Join Polish Falcons Heritage Foundation in celebrating Dyngus Day, a Polish Easter tradition, on Monday, April 17 from 2 – 8 p.m. Enjoy pierogi, kielbasa and beer, music by The Trel-Tones Polka Band, along with a guest emcee, Jim Krenn, at Polish...

Allentown CDC seeking a few people willing to get involved on its Board

The Allentown Community Development Corp. is seeking interested and involved stakeholders to join its Board of Directors in July. Stakeholders include residents, business owners and those interested in helping guide the revitalization of the...

Third annual Church Crawl visits eight sites throughout South Side

The Faith communities of Pittsburgh’s South Side will host its third annual Church Crawl on Sunday, April 30 from 1–5 p.m. Roman Catholic, Byzantine Catholic, Presbyterian, and Orthodox, eight locations will be open to visit, start at any...

Join neighbors at the annual South Side Spring Social

Celebrate spring with your neighbors. For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. The party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the Second Floor of Steel Cactus at 19th...

Next Allentown CDC meeting will feature parks, parklets and public safety on April 5

The next community meeting of the Allentown CDC will take place on Tuesday, April 5 6 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. A full agenda will include: Erin Tobin from the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy; Jolie Valentine with...

Knoxville council will host Rev. Welch at April meeting

The Knoxville Community Council will hold its next community forum on Thursday, April 13, 6 p. m. at the St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. Featured speakers include: Rev. John Welch, dean of students at the at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary...

A+ Schools city-wide forum for Pittsburgh school board candidates

Join A+ Schools at its School Board Candidate Forum on Monday, May 8 from 6-8 p.m.  The forum will be held at the Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium at the Kaufmann Center, 1825 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.  Primary elections for School Board...

Wild With Happy will open at City Theatre on April 8

For the penultimate show of the 2016-17 season, City Theatre presents Wild With Happy by Colman Domingo, a magical and madcap comedy about death that will give you life. Directed by City Theatre...

Two men shot in Mt. Washington

Zone 3 police were sent to the intersection of Craighead and Edgemont streets in Mt. Washington shortly after 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 25 for a report that two men were shot. Both men are in their early 20s. One man was shot once in the elbow and...

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward US Bank NA trustee to AJ Arnold Asphalt Inc. at 978 Becks Run Road for $18,500. iBuyPittsburgh Inc. to L4 Holdings Ltd. at 1406 Fernleaf St. for $31,500. Stephen Walsh II to Scott and Jessica Berry at 2713 Jane St. for $430,000. Theresa...

So. Pgh. area Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Wednesday, March 29, at 1:00 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Martin Media, 0 Grandview Avenue (6-H-46), 19th Ward, Codes 403.42A, 91901B, 919.04C. The following...

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 72/17 on...

Historic review hearings

The Historic Review Commission of Pittsburgh has scheduled the following hearings in the East Carson Street Historic District for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 2026 E. Carson Street, Kalamare LLC,...

 
 
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