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Articles from the April 19, 2016 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 19, 2016

Road closure having detrimental affect on businesses

The cost of the gas and water line replacement along Brownsville Road in Mt. Oliver and Knoxville could be much higher than the $2.6 million estimated for the construction work. Merchants in the 100...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 19, 2016

South Side updated on Works, proposed housing on the Slopes

A 25-minute meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on April 12 featured updates on on-going issues and news of upcoming events. While there were no presentations, audience member Zone 3 Police Commander Karen Dixon reported briefly that the St....

 
 Real Estate    April 19, 2016

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Anthony Paesano to Pittsburgh Real Estate Team Inc. at 2432 Patterson St. for $55,000. 17th Ward Bingham Street Properties LLC to Brian Dormer at 1522 Bingham St. for $590,000. Paul Boatman to Hanxu Fan and Christine Chong at 1106 Freyburg...

 
 Government    April 19, 2016

COMMON HOUSING COURT VIOLATIONS

This is just a short working list of codes & “titles” and is not comprehensive or to be used for anything other than personal reference. All code books are available for purchase through the Bureau of Building Inspection if more information is...

 
 Government    April 19, 2016

South Pittsburgh Housing Court cases for April 19 and April 21

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, April 19, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Chanel Gallo, 49 Haberman Avenue, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.3. • Faye Terry Lachoynne, 139...

 
 Public Safety    April 19, 2016

Beltzhoover shooting is under investigation

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Violent Crime Unit is investigating a double shooting in Beltzhoover on Thursday, April 14. Zone 3 Officers and Paramedics were called to Red’s Bar in the 300 block of E Warrington Avenue for the report of shots...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Dare to be Green & Clean volunteers needed

Last year's Dare to be Green & Clean volunteers helped Vicki Thomas, a 13 year old 8th grader at Pittsburgh Classical Academy and a resident of the Hilltop, with her annual project. The...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Resident input wanted for Next 3 Days

Next 3 Days (N3D), a showcase for emerging neighborhoods, is coming to Allentown and Mt. Washington June 17-19. An initiative of The Mayor’s Office, the Urban Redevelopment Authority and NEXTPittsburgh, Next 3 Days will not only showcase the...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Annual Gettysburg Monuments Preservation Ball a success

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, has declared the 13th annual Preservation Ball held recently in the Capitol Rotunda "a complete and unconditional success." Rep. Readshaw said this year's ball...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Volunteers needed to help mulch Allentown garden

Volunteers are needed to help mulch the Allentown welcome gardens at the intersection of Arlington and Warrington avenues on Saturday, May 7, beginning at 9 a.m. The gardens, surrounding the Daily Mart, are annually mulched and maintained by the...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

City to provide free Wi-Fi at recreation, Healthy Active Living centers

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Recreation (Citiparks) and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance have announced free Wi-Fi will be installed in 22 City of Pittsburgh Community Recreation and Healthy Active Living...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

SHHS Class of '74's 60th birthday celebration

The South Hills High School Class of ’74 is planning a “60th Birthday Celebration” on Saturday, Aug 6 in South Park at the Buffalo Inn. Classmates will get together from noon to 8 p.m. to enjoy reminiscing and catching up. A catered dinner...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Knoxville LifeSpan lists upcoming activites at center

LifeSpan Knoxville Senior Community Center, 320 Brownsville Road, has scheduled several activities in the upcoming weeks. A limited number of tickets are available for an April 24 trip to the Byham Theater to see a performance of “Grease.” A...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

St. Michael's Class of '66 hold reunion

The class of 1966 St. Michael’s High School is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of their graduation the weekend of June 5. On Friday, June 3 they are planning a golf outing at the Lindenwood Golf Club in the morning and a reception at Claddagh’s...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Pork Chop Dinner at Trinity

Trinity Lutheran Church in Mt. Oliver will host a Pork Chop Dinner Thursday, May 19, from 4-7 p.m. to eat in or take out. Tickets for the Pork Chop Dinner will be on sale Sunday, April 24 through May 10. All dinners must be pre-ordered by May 10....

 
 News    April 19, 2016

'Spirits Moving' workout at South Side Presbyterian

 The South Side Presbyterian Church welcomes all to “Spirits Moving” Workout & Play in their gym on three Thursday evenings 7:30-8:30 p.m., starting April 21. Kathy Hamilton-Vargo plans to lead spiritual breath and movement disciplines,...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Kindergarten registration now open at Pgh. Phillips

Pittsburgh Phillips K-5 is now registering children for kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year. Kindergarten enrollment is open for South Side children that will be 5 years old by September 30, 2016. Benefits of registering early include:...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Adult coloring, gardening events at Trinity Lutheran

Trinity Lutheran Church is holding two events in the coming week. True Colours – Adult Coloring will take place on Friday, April 22 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The free coloring event is designed to help adults handle stress and life’s everyday...

 
 Public Safety    April 19, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 11, 2016 thru April 17, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by Deception (attempted) – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. – 4/6 – Reporting person stated her elderly mother received a phone call...