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Articles from the March 26, 2013 edition

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 By Margaret L Smykla    Front Page    March 26, 2013

Pat Malloy resigns from Mount Oliver Boro Council

The resignations of two council members, and the appointment of a new member to fill a vacancy, is the lead story from the March 18 Mount Oliver council meeting. Council member John Smith, Sr., and...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    March 26, 2013

Mt. Washington residents concerned over illegal parking on Kambach St.

Proposed signage was the major topic of discussion at Thursday night’s regular monthly meeting of the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC), where neighborhood residents...

 
 Government    March 26, 2013

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 60/13 on...

 
 Government    March 26, 2013

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Farooq Mirza, 65 Millbridge Street, 18th Ward, Continued Codes 115.1, 307.1, 302.4. The following Housing Court cases are...

 
 Opinion    March 26, 2013

Forgotten Purple Zone

I have lived and worked in the South Side for 25 years. I am proud to be here I love my neighborhood. My problem is that I live in the “Purple Zone,” the area of South Side below 10th St. We do not get Christmas lights, we do not get street...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    News    March 26, 2013

Dairy District development kicks off on Brownsville Road

Located in the heart of commerce on Brownsville Road, Colteryahn Dairy has been serving Pittsburgh for 96 years, providing quality dairy products and employing scores of local residents. Now, it’s...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

South Side Slopes receives 'Bob Award' for Most Improved Neighborhood

Little did she imagine that picking up street litter and cleaning a blighted vacant lot in Schenley Heights with a few neighbors in 2009 would lead to her being called “a true neighborhood treasure...

 
 Real Estate    March 26, 2013

Real estate transactions for issue of 3/26/13

16th Ward Richard Coury to K & G Property Holdings LLC at 4600 E. Carson St. for $185,000. Clyde Joseph Grimes to Hajjah Holdings LLC at 2617 Josephine St. for $40,000. Clyde Joseph Grimes to Hajjah Holdings LLC at 2619 Josephine St. for $15,000....

 
 Government    March 26, 2013

Mt. Oliver Ordinance #932

The following proposed ordinance will be considered for adoption at a Regular Meeting of Council of the Mt. Oliver Borough on April 15, 2013 at 7:30pm. BOROUGH OF MT. OLIVER ORDINANCE # 932 AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGH OF MT. OLIVER, COUNTY OF...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

Full slate of activities at South Side Library

CLP South Side has a full agenda of activities planned in the coming weeks. For those who love reading, but can’t make it to the library’s regular book discussions or would rather discuss books over a cup of coffee, a glass of wine or a great...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

Readshaw bill would give control of liquor licenses to local governments

Last week, the House Liquor Control Committee voted unanimously to send House Bill 262 to the full House of Representatives. The bill, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, would help South Side residents deal with the continuing...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

Easter week services at South Side Presbyterian

The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes all on March 28, Maundy Thursday, for a special Last Supper Remembrance gathering with a covered-dish dinner, prayers, and the Lord’s Supper around the tables, beginning at 7 p.m. All believers are...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

Prince of Peace Parish Holy Week services

Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Parish will hold Holy Week services in several locations in the parish. Wednesday, March 27, 6:30 p.m., Tenebrea Service at St. Peter Church, 28th and Sarah streets. Thursday, March 28, 6 p.m., Mass of the Lord’s...

 
 News    March 26, 2013

Credit Report Clinic at Allentown Pop-Up

Money Smart Series: Credit Report Clinic presented by credit counselors from Advantage Credit Counseling Services will take place at the Pop-Up Library in Allentown at 1206 Arlington Avenue on Thursday April 4, 6-7 p.m. A credit score can affect...

 
 Public Safety    March 26, 2013

South Side drug bust

Five South Side residents were arrested over the weekend in a drug bust in the 2100 block of Larkins Way. On Saturday March 23, Zone 3 Plainclothes Detectives along with Zone 3 uniformed officers served a search warrant at the Larkins Way address....

 
 Entertainment    March 26, 2013

Little Gem to open on City Theatre's Hamburg Studio stage

City Theatre will present Little Gem, a lively, new comedy by Irish playwright Elaine Murphy. Directed by Kimberly Senior, Little Gem runs from March 30 to May 5, in City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio Theatre, with an opening night performance on...

 
 Meetings    March 26, 2013

OpenspacePGH meeting at the South Side Market House

Thursday, March 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the South Side Market House on 12th Street, city planners will present their OPENSPACEPGH plans for the South Side Slopes and Flats. OPENSPACEPGH is Pittsburgh’s first comprehensive guide to the optimal use...