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Articles from the March 11, 2014 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 11, 2014

So. Side plans how to move cars, people for St. Pat's Day

South Side is anticipating an overflow crowd on Saturday, March 15 before and after the Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Day Parade and the South Side Chamber of Commerce (SSCC) and South Side Bar and...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 11, 2014

Block watch 101 provided at South Side meeting

Block watches were the focus of the two-hour gathering at the Brashear Center on March 6. Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey discussed the role of law enforcement in block watches, while Liz Style of the city’s Dept. of Public Safety talked...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 11, 2014

Borough considers whether to expand its office space

The number of Mount Oliver Borough employees has outgrown the available office space in the Borough Building at 150 Brownsville Road, although their options for expanded office space are still a...

 
 Government    March 11, 2014

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 65/14 on...

 
 Government    March 11, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, March 13, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Charles R. Carpenter, 11 Minooka Street, 29th Ward, Codes 307.1, 302.4, 304.6, 304.11, 304.5. •...

 
 Real Estate    March 11, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 3/11/14

16th Ward Tarik Metti et al. to Lion Holdings Ltd. at 2308 Arlington Ave. for $19,000. Frank Battista to WTF Joint Venture at 507 Ormsby Ave. for $1 (state deed transfer stamps indicate a value of $11,000). Elizabeth Tulisiak to Robert and Cynthia...

 
 Kids    March 11, 2014

Kids' programs continue at the Carrick Library

Kids’ activities continue in March at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids will take place on Saturday, March 15 from noon – 1 p.m. Children 10 and under are welcome to come in and celebrate the...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

SHHS Class of 69 will be holding its 45th reunion

The South Hills High School Class of 1969 will hold its 45th Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Rivers Casino on the North Shore. The reunion committee is looking for their fellow classmates to share in an evening of swapping stories, both old...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

Blessing of the animals in South Side

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes people to bring their peaceable pets to worship services on Sunday, March 16, at 11 a.m., to be held on the first floor that day. They plan to pray for a blessing on each animal. Animals need to be on a...

 
 Meetings    March 11, 2014

Beltzhoover block watch

The third year of the Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch kicks off on Wednesday, March 26 at 29 Sylvania Ave in the Community Room at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. For additional information, contact the Block Watch Captain at...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

51 Carrick adds a trip

The 51 Carrick will have its schedule changed as one of nearly 30 bus routes the Port Authority will adjust effective Sunday, March 16. Trip frequency on the 51 Carrick on weekdays between 7:20 a.m. and 8 a.m. will be increased from every 10 minutes...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

Wabash Tunnel closures

The Wabash Tunnel will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily through Friday, March 14 for ventilation fan replacement. The tunnel provides a shortcut for motorists between Route 51 and the South Side. Port Authority routes do not normally use the...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

Health Dept. offers funds for home energy upgrades

The Allegheny County Health Department, in a partnership with Growth Through Energy and Community Health (GTECH) Strategies, is offering homeowners an opportunity to receive funds for investing in whole-home energy upgrades that reduce energy...

 
 News    March 11, 2014

County senior golf passes will go on sale March 17

Senior citizen golf passes will go on sale at the North and South Park Golf Courses starting on Monday, March 17. Residents and non-residents age 60 and over are eligible to purchase the pass at a cost of $80 for residents and $100 for...