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Articles from the September 2, 2014 edition

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 2, 2014

Developer hits resistance on proposed Hackstown housing development

Developers are looking at building as many as 27 new homes on a parcel of hillside land on the South Side Slopes between St. Paul of the Cross Monastery and Veronica’s Veil. In a meeting facilitated by the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association...

 
 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    September 2, 2014

Local bands find a quiet space to practice in Allentown storage facility

Hundreds of bands have perfected their art - or just jammed out - on the first couple floors of the ABC Self Storage space in Allentown as people’s couches, chotskies and other stuff sat idle in the storage lockers above. “This was just kind of...

 
 Real Estate    September 2, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 9/2/14

16th Ward Luck of the Irish L.P. 2 to Luck of the Irish L.P. at 81-83 Barry St. and 89 for $18,900. Dawn Maroney to L2 Holdings Ltd. at 300 Dengler St. for $32,100. Sarah 2608 Inc. to Katrina Erdahl at 2608 Sarah St. for $383,500. Dan Everett...

 
 Government    September 2, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 4, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Keith Stewart Cash, 939 E. Warrington Avenue, 18th Ward, Continued Code 304.6. • Audrey M. and...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

New proposed permit parking area to begin signature drive

Following an informational meeting last week, residents on the north side of East Carson Street between 17th and 26th streets have decided to pursue a permit parking area. A group of 10 people have volunteered to collect signatures from the residents...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Clean up attracts 250 Duquesne students

On Saturday, Aug. 23, about 250 Duquesne University freshmen students volunteered in a community clean-up in collaboration with the South Side Chamber of Commerce, the PA Resources Council and the...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Chamber golf tournament this Monday

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Summer Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 8, at Pittsburgh National Golf Club in Gibsonia. The golf tournament will benefit the South Side Chamber of Commerce’s Welcome Center at 1100 East...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

ATV simulator teaches kids safe riding skills at CornFest

The PaOHV ATV Simulator made its Western PA debut at the Carrick Community CornFest. In 4½ hours 59 kids and one adult were given a brief education on ATV safety using the unit. The kids really enjoyed it and learned some ATV skills. The parents...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Goodwill recruiting for RISE training project

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania is seeking candidates the RISE job-training and employment-assistance program designed to assist youth whom are residents of certain local communities. The program is entering its third year. Eligible candidates...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Wheatley sets dates for health, wellness events

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, will host his second annual Health and Wellness Weekend Sept. 12-14, with an array of interactive events designed to promote awareness, encourage an active healthy lifestyle and connect 19th District residents...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Blessing of the Animals on the Mount

A “Blessing of the Animals” will take place at Grace Church (Anglican) at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28, in observance of St. Francis’ Day. All are welcome to bring their pets, either caged or on leashes, to be blessed on the lawn. Grace Church...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Rally Day for Sunday School at Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church will hold a Rally Day – Sunday School on Sunday, Sept. 7. Sunday School will start at 10 a.m. followed by Worship Service at 11:15 p.m. A fellowship luncheon celebration will be served after the Worship Service. For more...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

South High '74 reunion

South High School Class of 1974 is looking for classmates for a reunion in November. Classmates are urged to call Cindy Hudson Greiner at 412-381-1575 or go to the “South High 40th Class Reunion” Facebook page....

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Carrick Toastmasters meeting

Toastmasters Carrick PA meets at 10:15 a.m. every first and third Saturdays at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Carrick Branch.  For more information go to: http://toastmasterscarrickpa.toastmastersclubs.org/. Visitors are always...

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Construction begins on third bike lane

The City of Pittsburgh announced the installation of a third protected bike lane as part of the two-year long PeopleForBikes Green Lane Project program that was announced in March. The next protected bike lane will occupy the former eastbound lane...