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Articles from the April 1, 2014 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 1, 2014

EDS is making its mark in South Pittsburgh communities

Economic Development South (EDS) is making its mark on six South Hills municipalities and three South Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Speaking before members of the Carrick Business Association, Greg Jones, executive director of EDS, explained the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 1, 2014

Police, school board member address MO/SC block watch

Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey and school board member Cynthia Falls were the speakers at the March 27 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch held in the Saint John Vianney Parish Center. Kevin Kerr, community relations...

 
 Front Page    April 1, 2014

Visiting Mt. Washington, there's an app for that

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) has launched the Mt. Washington Guide, an iPhone application, and restructured website featuring the business directory and interactive...

 
 Government    April 1, 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 81/14 on...

 
 Government    April 1, 2014

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, April 2, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 12 Bedford Square, John DeMauro,...

 
 Government    April 1, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, April 3, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Robert Carr, 425 Eureka Street, 18th Ward, Continued Codes 307.1, 302.4, 304.13, 304.9. • Michael...

 
 Real Estate    April 1, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 4/1/14

16th Ward Rachael Campbell to Hilltop Redevelopment LLC at 130 Dengler St. for $26,000. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Anthony Wieczorkowski at 2823 Larkins Way for $65,000. 17th Ward Eric Guzowski to George William Group LLC at 1920 Jane St....

 
 News    April 1, 2014

Rt. 51 watershed project selected for design help

The American Architectural Foundation has selected Pittsburgh and the Saw Mill Run Integrated Watershed Management Project to participate in the 2014 Sustainable Cities Design Academy. The successful application, developed by the City of...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

South Sider enjoys a busy week in and out of the pool

Grant Rauterkus, 16, South Side resident and 10th grade student athlete from Pittsburgh Obama Academy, participated in two national events between Wednesday and Sunday last week. First was a research poster he was first author with based on sound...

 
 Entertainment    April 1, 2014

City Theatre releases titles of three plays for its 40th Season

City Theatre announces the first three titles of its 40th anniversary season—all compelling new works by returning playwrights: Holliday with Mulligan, a music-filled portrait of actress Judy Holliday by Willy Holtzman, Midsummer, an adventure-fill...

 
 School News    April 1, 2014

High school students invited to enter creative writing contest

Creative teens with a passion for writing can express themselves through Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2014 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Open to all high school students (grades 9 through 12) in Allegheny County, the contest is an...

 
 Kids    April 1, 2014

Camp Cadet accepting applications

The Allegheny County Camp Cadet program is accepting applications now through April 15 for its July 2014 program. Any boy or girl who residents in Allegheny County who is between the age of 12 and 14 in good physical condition can apply. Now in its...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

Mt. Oliver tree planting

Volunteers are needed to help plant 18 new street trees along Brownsville Road in Mount Oliver. Mount Oliver Tree Planting Day is Saturday, April 12. Those interested in helping are asked to meet at the Mount Oliver Fire Hall, 120 Brownsville Road,...

 
 Kids    April 1, 2014

Circle of EKC camp is for grieving young girls

Circle of EKC is a free, weeklong summer camp program for girls ages 9 – 14 who have experienced the death of a parent at any time during their lives. Circle of EKC will take place this coming summer at the Emma Kaufmann Camp in Morgantown, West...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

Learn how to make cards, rubber stamps

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick will be holding a class for those who want to learn the art of rubber stamping and how to make their own homemade cards. Come in to CLP-Carrick on Thursday, April 17 from 6 -8 p.m. There will be tips on simple...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

LifeSpan comedy fundraiser

Laff Your Ca$h Off Fundraiser to benefit LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is being held Friday, April 25 at the Broughton Fire Hall in South Park from 6-11 p.m. Cost is $25 per ticket and each ticket has two numbers on it....

 
 News    April 1, 2014

Street sweeping resumes today

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works is advising residents and visitors that the 2014 Street Sweeping Program will begin on Tuesday, April 1, and run through Friday, Nov. 28....

 
 Front Page    April 1, 2014

Mayor's Night Out at Warrington Recreation Center

Monday evening, April 7, Mayor William Peduto and his top staff will meet personally with residents to hear -- and act upon -- their ideas and concerns about city government issues at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue, from...