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Articles from the February 14, 2017 edition

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 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    February 14, 2017

Burgh's Eye View shows city data streams on web map

Carrick residents can learn about criminal incidents, check on the status of 311 reports, and even rent city facilities thanks to Burgh's Eye View, a city website that presents multiple city data...

 
 Front Page    February 14, 2017

Officials will be at Planning Forum for input on online data application

The Department of Innovation & Performance’s (I&P) Analytics & Strategy team is taking its Burgh’s Eye View application, an interactive map that displays city data, on tour in the coming months. The team has already visited with seven neighborhoo...

 
 Government    February 14, 2017

This week's South Pittsburgh area Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 1:00 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Card Services LLC, 291 Ottawa Street, 19th Ward, Codes 302.7, 304.5. The following Housing Court case...

 
 Government    February 14, 2017

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 80/17 on...

 
 Real Estate    February 14, 2017

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Cameron Mock to Amedeo DeFazio at 318 Clover St. for $47,000. Anna Grace Holdings LLC to Anna Campbell at 21 Kosciusko Way for $1 (state deed transfer stamps indicate a value of $122,360). Norman McHolme et al. to Adam Donald Henry and...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Hillcrest public art project will be shared in Carrick

A presentation on the Hillcrest Senior Residences public art project with Natalie Settles will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 21 from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick, 1811...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Valentine's party, Luau on tap for Market House

The South Side Market House Healthy Active Living Center is planning a Valentine’s Day Party on Thursday, Feb. 16 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. There will be a Valentine’s Chance Auction, Heart Races, Bingo, Photo Ops and much more. Make a reservation by...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

No fooling, So. Side Spring Social April 1

For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. This year’s party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the second floor of Steel Cactus at 19th and East Carson streets. Ticket...

 
 Kids    February 14, 2017

Childrens' Playtime program beginning at Hill Top church

Children’s Playtime, a new program for children ages birth to 5 years and their parents or caretakers, will begin at the Hill Top United Methodist Church on March 2. Parents or caretakers are welcome to socialize while their child enjoys playtime...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Donations of new, used iPads benefits ALEC kids

The Allentown Learning and Engagement Center (ALEC), 827 E. Warrington Avenue, is seeking donations of iPads to enhance its STEAM lessons. “Our students want to experiment with video and sound recording to better share our learning,” said Maggie...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

City tag holders will be able to use Kingsley pool

Starting this week, Citiparks Pool Tag holders and those eligible for Citiparks free swimming with Recreation Cards will be able to utilize Kingsley Pool through 2017. Citiparks Pool Pass holders and any city resident 15 years or younger who is a...

 
 Kids    February 14, 2017

Save a snowball and you can name your own price

There’s snow in the forecast, so it’s time to get ready for Carnegie Science Center’s annual Snowball Day. All visitors who make a snowball this winter, save it in their freezer, and bring it to the Science Center on the first day of summer,...

 
 Health    February 14, 2017

Poverty status influences trends of chronic medical conditions

Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC have shown how poverty status influences the prevalence of three common chronic medical conditions: asthma, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

County, partners launch home ownership program for low, limited income families

County Executive Rich Fitzgerald was joined by Frank Aggazio, executive director of the Allegheny County Housing Authority, Dr. Howard B. Slaughter, Jr., president and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Pittsburgh, and Patricia Darnley,...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

PLCB has grants for community groups looking to reduce underage drinking

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) is now accepting applications from schools, community organizations, municipalities, law enforcement organizations, nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, and for-profit institutions...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Applications now open for the second 'PGH Lab' program

Mayor William Peduto, the City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance, the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, the Housing Authority, and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority today announced The application period for the...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

PUC approves application for Lyft to operate

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) has approved two applications for authority to operate as a Transportation Network Company (TNC) – increasing the total number of approved TNCs in Pennsylvania to three companies. The commission...

 
 Public Safety    February 14, 2017

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts Feb. 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: February 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from person – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. - between 11/8/16 at Midnight and 2/1/17 at 1 PM – victim reported her video camera recording system was...