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Articles from the July 9, 2013 edition

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 Front Page    July 9, 2013

Slopes campaign wants trash put in it's proper place

The Outreach Committee of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association has started a campaign in order to make a positive change in the neighborhood. In an effort to battle an increase in trash and...

 
 Front Page    July 9, 2013

Fresh Friday distribution July 12

Area residents may qualify for free produce to be distributed on the Hilltop. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh produce from 4:3...

 
 Front Page    July 9, 2013

Rudiak demands action on city traffic violence

Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak joined a coalition of neighborhood groups, cycling and pedestrian advocates, and residents of the South Pittsburgh neighborhoods of Council’s 4th District for a press conference on Wednesday, July 3 concerning traffic vi...

 
 Real Estate    July 9, 2013

Real estate transactions for issue of 7/9/13

16th Ward Katherine Phillips to HIlltop Redevelopment LLC at 309 Rinne St. for $25,000. Estate of Michael Lehrman to US Bank NA trustee at 525 St. Joseph St. for $4,089 by sheriff’s deed. Georgia Wittman to Barry David and Deborah Levy at 2412...

 
 News    July 9, 2013

John Kollar Society celebrates 100 years in the 'Hollow'

This year the John Kollar Slovak Literary and Library Society, or the Kollar Club as it’s better known, will celebrate its 100th anniversary. The club is inviting former, present and hopefully...

 
 News    July 9, 2013

Arlington homeowners may qualify for help to make some facade improvements

Arlington residents may be eligible to receive a matching grant of up to $5,000 through the Urban Redevelopment Authority’s Residential Façade Improvement Program. Eligible façade improvements include new windows, restoration of architectural...

 
 School News    July 9, 2013

Ready Freddy kindergarten club is in Arlington

Parents of children eligible for kindergarten in Pittsburgh Public Schools the 2013-2014 school year are invited to participate in Ready Freddy Kindergarten Clubs. Ready Freddy, a transition program designed to ease the move into kindergarten, offers...

 
 Kids    July 9, 2013

Registration continues for South Side Sabers

Registration for the South Side Sabers youth football teams and cheerleaders, ages 7-13, will continue at Quarry Field on Saturdays in July from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration packets will be available at that time. Fees are: $75 for one...

 
 School News    July 9, 2013

Adult tutors needed to help area children learn to read

OASIS is looking for tutors to help children in the neighborhood learn to read. No teaching experience is necessary. Free training will be given to mature adults 50 and over. All materials, books, and supplies are provided by OASIS. Training...

 
 News    July 9, 2013

Free chicken dinner July 19 in Beltzhoover

The Beltzhoover Civic Association’s Feed the Community Campaign will continue with a free chicken dinner for all Hilltop residents on Friday, July 19. Dinner is served beginning at 6 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington...

 
 News    July 9, 2013

Beltzhoover Community Days on July 13-14

The Beltzhoover Annual Community Days will take place on Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14 in Upper McKinley Park There will be music, food, games and fun from noon to 8 p.m. Beltzhoover Community Days is sponsored by the Beltzhoover Neighborhood...

 
 Meetings    July 9, 2013

Bon Air block watch meets July 10

The Bon Air Block Watch will meet on July 10 at 7 p.m. The meeting will take place at the park gazebo. Zone 3 Crime Prevention Officer Christine Luffey will be there to listen to neighborhood concerns. All residents are welcome....

 
 Meetings    July 9, 2013

Projects will be reviewed in Carrick

There will be a Community Open House to present three community reports on Brownsville Road on Monday, July 15 from 6-8 p.m. at the Stewart Avenue Church, 2810 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15227. Area residents can hear about the final reports...

 
 News    July 9, 2013

Italian festival at Grandview

Friends of Grandview Park are planning the Annual Italian Festival in honor of St. Rocco co-sponsored with Santa Maria Magdalena on Sunday, Aug. 18 from 4-8 p.m. The Friends of Grandview Park Farm Dinner is on Sunday, Aug. 25 beginning at 5:30...

 
 Meetings    July 9, 2013

Beltzhoover block watch meets July 31

The next Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 31 at 29 Sylvania Avenue in the Community Room at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For additional information, contact the block watch captain at 412-381-72...