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Articles from the May 13, 2014 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Incumbents vie for 36th District seat

Many South Pittsburghers are faced with something they haven’t had in the past two decades: a choice for the Democratic nominee in the General Election in 36th Legislative District. Thanks to redistricting, two sitting state representatives, Harry...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Erin Molchany

Erin Molchany, the freshman legislator currently representing the 22nd Legislative District (which will be moving to the eastern part of the state), is a Mount Washington resident for the last 17...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Harry Readshaw

State Representative Harry A. Readshaw has been representing South Pittsburgh area residents in the state legislature since taking office in 1995. A lifelong resident of Allegheny County, Mr....

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    May 13, 2014

City grilled on Carrick landlord

An apartment building with sewage and water problems so severe residents had to be abruptly evacuated by the Allegheny County Health Department was the main topic at Carrick Community Block Watch’s May 5 meeting.  The audience grilled...

 
 Government    May 13, 2014

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 121 on...

 
 Government    May 13, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, May 15, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Beatrice M. and Joseph J. McGee, 61 Pasadena Street, 18th Ward, Code 307.1. • Donald W. Duncan, 238 Ma...

 
 Real Estate    May 13, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 5/13/14

16th Ward Sharon Smith to Bullychild Redevelopment LLC at 325 Bassler St. for $7,500 (state deed transfer stamps indicate a value of $36,100) by sheriff’s deed. Shawn Fay Jr. to Dustin Clausing at 2112 Carey Way for $235,000. Kelly Ann Murdock to...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Carrick Hall of Fame will induct 37 members

 Thirty-seven former Carrick High athletes will be inducted into the Carrick High Alumni Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday, May 25. The inductions will be held during a luncheon in the Grand Ballroom of the South Hills Country Club. A limited amount of...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Volunteers score a touchdown at ASC

Kaplan Career Institute volunteers participated in their Fourth Annual Serve-a-Thon by partnering with Pittsburgh Cares to create a special Carnival Day for the Allentown Senior Center. Volunteers...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Table Talk for Healing at S.S. Presbyterian

The South Side Presbyterian Church is inviting folks to “Table Talk for Healing from Violence” on Wednesday, May 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. A light dinner is to be provided. Those who have suffered violence from someone else, either on the street or...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Volunteers pitch in to clean up, mulch Carrick garden

Four Carrick Community Council (CCC) Beautification Committee members helped spread fresh mulch at the Lamar Site along Brownsville Road last Saturday morning. The new mulch was provided by Lamar Advertising Company. The CCC is always looking for...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Market House planning to hold a spring dinner dance on May 19

The Market House Senior Center has a fun filled May calendar full of trips, classes, parties and other activities. The center will be hosting a Spring Dinner Dance May 19 with dinner, dancing and the Mt. Ararat Gospel Choir all for $10 a person....

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Soul Food Sunday at rec center

The Beltzhoover Civic Association will hold another Soul Food Sunday Dinner and Bake Sale on Sunday, May 18 from 1-5 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. The menu includes baked and barbecued chicken, macaroni salad,...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

BNC Community day needs vendors

The Beltzhoover Neighborhood Council is organizing its Annual Community Day with activities planned for Saturday and Sunday, July 12-13. Those interested in vending or providing youth services are asked to call Ms. Jones at 412-904-1732....

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Hilltop Community Day and Block Party slated for May 31

A Hilltop Community Day Block Party is planned for Saturday, May 31 from 1-4 p.m. The 400 block of Brownsville Road will be the site for the third annual Hilltop Community Day. The event will include entertainment, face-painting, a bounce-house,...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Flea market

St. Clair AA/Senior Center, 2400 Elsie Street, will hold its annual Flea Market and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Refreshments will also be available. The sale will be held rain or shine....

 
 Meetings    May 13, 2014

Block watch

The Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 28, at 29 Sylvania Ave in the Community Room at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For additional information, contact the block watch captain at 412-381-7235....