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Articles from the June 10, 2014 edition

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 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    June 10, 2014

Synthetic marijuana bust in Carrick store

A tearful mother said her son’s life was ruined by drugs he bought from a market police say sold synthetic marijuana.  “My son’s demeanor--he was mean, he was nasty,” the woman said at the June Carrick Block Watch meeting. “It affected my...

 
 Front Page    June 10, 2014

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop produce distribution on June 13

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on June 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 Real Estate    June 10, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 6/10/14

16th Ward James Pahler trustee to Richard A Moll & Penn Assoc. LLC at 2130 Jonquil St. for $2,000. Alvin Barone Jr. to Thomas and Deborah Ott at 3216 Mary St. for $140,000. Jarrod Duffy to Jerry Eddy and Peggy Timmons Eddy at 2250 Mary St. Unit 312...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Farmers market checks for seniors available next week

Allegheny County Department of Human Services Area Agency on Aging (AAA) will again be administering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program. This program assists eligible older adults in purchasing fresh fruits and vegetables by providing a set...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Youth can get guidance with their future at: Pathway to Your Career

The South Side Presbyterian Church will begin a new program, Youth For A Future: Pathway to Your Career, for rising eighth through tenth graders. The yearlong program starts with a summer week July 21 - 25, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. each evening led by Karen...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Summer programing at the Carrick branch library

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick has summer activities for kids and adults in the coming weeks. Summer Reading runs through August 9. The library offers Summer Reading programs for children, teens, and adults. Stop in and sign up for a chance...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Carrick Community Day at Phillips Park Field on June 11

Carrick Community Day will take place at Phillips Park Field on Wednesday, June 11 from 3-7p.m. The theme is “It Takes a Community.” More than 20 community groups signed up to share their resources, and all are welcome. There will be a bounce...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Mayor's second 'Night In' tonight

Tonight, Tuesday, June 10, Mayor William Peduto and his top staff will meet personally with residents at the City-County Building to hear -- and act upon -- their ideas and concerns about city issues. Mr. Peduto will meet with city residents from...

 
 Meetings    June 10, 2014

Costa hosting Teletown Hall

State Sen. Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) will be hosting a live interactive Teletown Hall for constituents on Tuesday, June 10 at 7:05 p.m. “This is the first time that I will be hosting a telephone town hall and I am excited about using this technology...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

State Rep. Harry Readshaw named Thompson Outstanding Legislator

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, was honored recently with the Pennsylvania Dental Association's Kay Thompson Outstanding Legislator Award. Kay Thompson, DDS, was the first woman student to...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

South Side Community Day

South Side Community Council is holding South Side Community Day on Saturday, June 14 from noon to 4 p.m. in Ormsby Park on S. 22nd Street. Entertainment will include music from See the Summer and a Fire and Ice Show by Mad Science. There will be...

 
 Public Safety    June 10, 2014

Mount Wash. bank robbed

At approximately 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 6, the First Niagara Bank, at 22 Shiloh St., in Mt. Washington was robbed. Surveillance cameras captured the image of the suspect believed to be a black male...

 
 Meetings    June 10, 2014

Councilman will speak in Arlington

There will be a Town Meeting with District 3 Councilman Bruce Kraus on Wednesday, June 11, 6 p.m. at the St. Clair AA Senior Center, 2400 Elsie Street, Arlington. All area residents are welcome to come and see what is going on in their...

 
 Meetings    June 10, 2014

Bon Air Block Watch meets June 11

The Bon Air Block Watch will meet on Wednesday, June 11 at 7 p.m. at the gazebo. Guest speaker will be Zone 3 Crime Prevention Officer Christine Luffey from the Bureau of Police. All Bon Air residents are welcome to attend....

 
 Meetings    June 10, 2014

Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch

The Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 25 at 29 Sylvania Ave. in the Community Room. Everyone is welcome to attend. For additional information, contact the block watch captain at 412-3...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Luncheon card party

St. John Vianney Christian Mothers Guild will hold a Luncheon Card Party on Saturday, June 21 from noon to 3:00 p.m. Doors open at 11:00 a.m. and lunch served at noon. Donation is $12 per person and reservations are due by June 18 by contacting...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Route 51 lane restrictions

Northbound lane restrictions on Saw Mill Run Boulevard (Route 51) in the City of Pittsburgh will continue this week, weather permitting. Single lane closures will occur as needed on northbound Route 28 51 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through...

 
 Government    June 10, 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 187/13 on...

 
 Government    June 10, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, June 12, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Jamie and Robert P. Massung, 1119 Amanda Avenue, 29th Ward, Continued Code 304.1. • Dov...