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South Side Market House celebrates centennial by opening time capsule

WESA generates input from residents about Mount tower

A generator for WESA’s communication tower on Shiloh Street, updates on Grandview Avenue renovations and a conceptual plan for the Olympia Park shelter house were presented at the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s August...

South Side Market House celebrates centennial by opening time capsule

On a beautiful Saturday morning, the 100th anniversary of the South Side Market House becoming a Pittsburgh public property was celebrated with music, food, speeches and the unveiling of the contents ...

Proposed settlement would provide refunds for RadioShack gift cards

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has announced a proposed multistate settlement that would lead to 100 percent reimbursement for consumers who paid for RadioShack gift cards. The settlement comes after RadioShack filed for bankruptcy earlier this...

Veteran's Happy Hour on Sept. 10 at Claddagh's

Veterans Leadership Program will host an IAVA VetTogether open to all Post 9/11 Veterans within the community for Happy Hour with light appetizers on Thursday, Sept. 10 at Claddagh Irish Pub, 407 Cinema Drive, SouthSide Works. Veterans can take the...

Sports fundraiser in South Side benefits Achieva

Join Bill Crawford from WDVE at Sports N’at for Achieva Tuesday, Oct. 27, 5:30 p.m. at Carson City Saloon. The $35 admission includes plenty of food, drinks, games and the opportunity to bid on lots of autographed memorabilia from Pittsburgh’s...

Sept. 11 Service

Sancta Maria Magdalena, Western Orthodox Church will hold an Inter-Christian Prayer Service in memory of 911 on September 11 at 6:30 p.m. in South Side Cemetery at the cannon. All Christian pastors and their congregation are welcome. For more...

Next Fresh Fridays is Friday, Sept. 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Sept. 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh...

Pitt students learn service in South Side

Last Friday, August 28, 26 University of Pittsburgh students came to the South Side Welcome Center to be of service to South Side as part of the PittServes orientation service program. The students...

South Side Block Party on Saturday, Sept. 19

South Side residents can once again enjoy catching up with old neighbors and getting to know new ones at the Third Annual South Side Block Party on September 19 from 3 p.m. to dusk on 13th Street between Carson and Sarah streets. There will be live...

Prince of Peace Parish choirs seeks singers

The Prince of Peace Parish Choir is looking for a few good people with a little extra time and the willingness to learn music for the liturgy. Those who have an interest in singing, and would like to share that interest with others, are welcome to...

Nominations open for Goodwill's Power of Work Awards

Nominations are invited for the 19th annual Power of Work Awards sponsored by Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania to recognize employers and organizations that offer workforce development to those with special needs. The nomination deadline is...

Effort underway to protect students holding loans related to Corinthian

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and 10 other state attorneys general have called on federal authorities to address issues related to the discharge of federal student loans involving Corinthian Colleges, which declared for bankruptcy earlier this...

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

South Side Slope residents enjoy a Pius Street Block Party on Saturday...

Film looks at humanoid robots and how they are taking it to the next level

ROBOTS, a new giant-screen film experience from National Geographic Studios, will open at the Rangos Omnimax Theater at Carnegie Science Center on Friday, Sept. 4. The film is narrated by RoboThespian, a robot just like “Andy Roid,” who greets...

Police investigate shooting of Knoxville man

At approximately 6:20 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30, Zone 4 police officers were sent to the 100 block of Bausman Street in Knoxville for a report that a man had been shot. Upon arrival, the 49-year-old victim was found inside of a home, he had been shot...

Munchkin Mondays starting at Carnegie Science Center

Munchkin Mondays, Carnegie Science Center’s program for early learners ages 2-6, will resume on Monday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Munchkin Mondays will run weekly through Oct. 26. Free with general admission to the Science Center, Munchkin...

Real Estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Estate of Marie Roberts to Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. trustee at 140 Dawes St. for $2,415 by sheriff’s deed. JD Metals Inc. to Donald and Ashlee McKeon at 25 Greeley St. for $232,000. Erika Hullick Shuttleworth to Leciel Partn....

            Housing Court hearings

      The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Richard E. Sharp, 322 Brownsville Road, 30th Ward, Continued Code 307.1. • Beverly and John Varney,...

Upcoming City of 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 189/15 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, Sept. 1, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 907-909 E. Carson Street, Marwan...

 
 
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