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Articles from the June 17, 2014 edition

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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 17, 2014

Police chief search, more permit parking discussed in So. Side

A presentation on the public outreach process to be utilized in the search for the city’s next police chief headlined the June 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. Community forums to solicit public input will be held in all six of the...

 
 Front Page    June 17, 2014

More of South Side headed for residential permit parking

Another section of South Side is moving closer to having the Residential Permit Parking Program put into effect. Residents in the area from S. 22nd to S. 29th on the southern side of East Carson Street have made it through the first steps required...

 
 Front Page    June 17, 2014

SSCC annual meeting has student housing info

South Side Community Council will hold its annual membership meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 23 at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. Grant Gittlin and Sally Stadelman from the Mayor’s Community Affairs Office will provide city updates....

 
 Real Estate    June 17, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 6/17/14

16th Ward Frankovitch Real Estate Holdings LLC to Atallah Khalil at 2821-2823 Jane St. 2825 for $367,500. Jeffrey Wangler to Arriba Realty LLC at 2250 Mary St. Unit 106 for $357,500. Louis Cardello Jr. et al. to Kristin Raup at 2624 Mission St. for...

 
 Government    June 17, 2014

Housing Court hearing

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Thursday, June 19, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Eugene Ricciardi’s Courtroom: • Janice and Richard Staszeski, 323 Clover Street, 16th Ward, Code 307.1. All Housing Court cases are...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Crusin' on the Hilltop street fair this Saturday

The sixth annual Crusin’ on the Hilltop Street Fair will take place this Saturday, June 21 in the 100-300 blocks of Brownsville Road beginning at noon and going until 6 p.m. The fair will feature a car cruise, sidewalk sales, food vendors and flea...

 
 Meetings    June 17, 2014

Meeting will present a draft plan for urban farm

South Pittsburgh area residents are invited to come and learn more about the possibility of using the former St. Clair Village as an urban farm. The Hilltop Urban Farm Community Meeting will take place at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 25 at the...

 
 Meetings    June 17, 2014

Overbrook School project update

Valcott will hold a community meeting on June 30 at 6 p.m. to provide updates on the Overbrook School project. The meeting will be held in Classroom 110 at the Overbrook School Building, 2140 Saw Mill Run Boulevard. According to Valcott’s website,...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Grandview Park will host Community Day June 21

The Friends of Grandview Park are sponsoring a Community Day at Grandview Park on Saturday, June 21 from noon to 3 p.m. Activities include Citiparks Roving Art Cart, a magician, moon bounce and puppet show. Burgbites Food cart and Pittsburgh Taco...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Volunteers needed for Brosville

The first of two Volunteer Days for the old Knoxville Incline overlook and trail along Brosville Street is planned for Saturday, June 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tasks will include: laying mulch, trimming weeds and general site prep and clean-up...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Free spaghetti dinner

The Feed the Community Campaign continues on Friday, June 20 with a free spaghetti dinner at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. All Hilltop residents are welcome to come out for the free dinner sponsored by the Beltzhoover...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Free Luau on June 28 at Venson

A free Beltzhoover Luau hosted by the Beltzhoover Civic Association will take place on Saturday, June 28 from 4-9 p.m. at Venson Park (minipark) at the corner of Chalfont and Gearing Avenue. A Caribbean Steel Drum Band will play and there will be...

 
 Kids    June 17, 2014

Dek hockey sign ups

Mount Oliver area kids can sign up to play Dek Hockey on Monday through Wednesday, June 23-25 at the Mount Oliver Borough Building, 150 Brownsville Road. The sign-ups will take place from 6-8 p.m. each evening. Players from all age groups are...

 
 Entertainment    June 17, 2014

City Theatre releases names of winners of Young Playwrights

City Theatre has announced the six Young Playwrights Contest winners who will develop their scripts in collaboration with professional theatre artists—a director, dramaturgs, and actors—for productions in City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio during...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Lane restrictions on Rt. 51

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 51 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday,...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

SHIP grant program will help veteran homeowners in city

Mayor William Peduto has announced The Home Depot Foundation will provide $200,000 to Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh, a partner with the city’s Sustainable Home Improvement Partnership (SHIP), to expand services to support 28 veterans’ home...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Inaugural Get Outside and Learn Day at North Park on Saturday, June 21

The inaugural Get Outside and Learn Day – or GOAL Day – will take place between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, at the North Park Boathouse. The event is free and open to adults and children of all skills and abilities. “Get Outside...

 
 News    June 17, 2014

Stove collection successful

The Allegheny County Health Department accepted 62 old woodstoves at a collection event in North Park last month as part of its “bounty” program for old woodstoves and outdoor wood-fired boilers that do not meet current national emission...