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Carrick substitutes for the Bronx in new Gyllenhall movie

Residents of Zone 3 voice provide feedback onhiring a new police chief

The city’s search for its next police chief transformed the July 16 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting in Allentown into a community forum. Community forums in all six of the city police zones began on June 26. The Zone 3 meeting was the...

Grandview traffic problems will garner extra police attention

Public safety, in particular traffic along Grandview Avenue, was an emotional issue for Mount Washington residents at the July community forum of the Mount Washington Community Development Corp. District 2 Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith opened the...

Carrick substitutes for the Bronx in new Gyllenhall movie

Bringing Hollywood magic to the border of Carrick and Brentwood, local artists quickly transformed Brownsville Road at Maytide Street into New York's Bronx last week, setting the stage for the...

Hilltop Community Health Center moving to Mt. Washington July 28

Although only 10 years old, the Hilltop Community Health Center's (HCHC) roots began 40 years ago in Sto Rox with a program developed by two priests and an nun, Joanne Andiorio, COO of the HCHC,...

Call before you start digging

As summer approaches and people start to work on outdoor projects, the message of calling 811 at least three days before digging is more important than ever. Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania also reminds all homeowners that in addition to calling 811...

New website supports Penna attorneys and civil legal aid

A website redesigned to better serve attorneys, financial institutions and others who support civil legal aid for the state’s poorest individuals and families has been launched by the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers Trust Account, or IOLTA,...

Free lunch for kids at Trinity

Free lunch is available to all kids age 18 and younger at theTrinity Lutheran Church, 601 Brownsville Road. There isn’t a fee for lunch and registration isn’t required. The meal is available from noon to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday until...

St. Clair a farm again

It was with much interest that I read your article on farming St. Clair Village in your July 1 issue (HA one step closer to farming St. Clair Village). My husband’s family along with the Baldauff and Quiring families’ farms were originally...

Police issue warrant for SS bank robbery suspect

Pittsburgh Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Jeffrey Schrott who is wanted for the Sunday, July 13 robbery at Citizens Bank in the Wharton Square Giant Eagle on South Side. Mr. Schrott, ...

Real Estate transactions for issue of 7/22/14

16th Ward 3M’s Real Estate LLC to Charles Zidian Jr. at 22 Eleanor St. for $70,000. 17th Ward Kevn Yenerall to Michael and Deborah Conway at 171 15th St. S Unit 102 for $155,000. William Ridge to Donald and Lynn Geibel at 19 S. 18th St. for...

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Tuesday, July 22, at 1:00 a.m. in District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • Rose Boyd, 310 W. Sycamore Street, 19th Ward, Continued Code 307.1. The following Housing Court cases are scheduled...

COMMON HOUSING COURT VIOLATIONS

This is just a short working list of codes & “titles” and is not comprehensive or to be used for anything other than personal reference. All code books are available for purchase through the Bureau of Building Inspection if more information is...