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Articles from the September 3, 2013 edition

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 Front Page    September 3, 2013

Residents take steps to expand permit parking in So. Side

South Side is one step closer to extending permit parking further into the neighborhood. A petition drive to expand Permit Area DD from 17th to 22nd streets from Mary Street to Carey Way ended last...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 3, 2013

Light from Duquesne athletic field leaks into S.S. Slopes residents lives

Three years ago, when the lights of George K. Cupples Stadium on East Carson St. were shining into some South Side Slopes’ homes, residents met with city school district officials. The lights were...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 3, 2013

The Fred Rogers Company finds a new home on South Side

The Fred Rogers Company not only has a new, fun program to spur learning and literacy -- WORD PLAY -- but a new neighborhood: South Side. On June 3, the non-profit company begun by the late...

 
 Government    September 3, 2013

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • Robert E. Crawford, Meridan Street, 19th Ward, Code 302.4. The following Housing Court case is...

 
 Government    September 3, 2013

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearing 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...

 
 Real Estate    September 3, 2013

Real Estate transactions for issue of 9/3/13

16th Ward Estate of George Haas to Scott Snyder at Berg St. for $1,400 by sheriff’s deed. Joseph Ballay to James and Linda King at 2250 Mary St. Unit 302 for $240,000. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Hilltop Redevelopment LLC at 113 Rinne St. f...

 
 News    September 3, 2013

Promise Coaches Workshop slated for Hot Metal Bridge Faith Communitiy

The Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community and The Brashear Association will co-host a Promise Coaches Workshop On Thursday, Sept. 12. The workshop will take place at the Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community, 2700 Jane Street in South Side. The event will begi...

 
 News    September 3, 2013

So. Side Chamber, Keep our PUPS Safe holding volunteer glass SweeP-UP Sat.

Join the South Side Chamber of Commerce and Keep Our PUPS Safe for another volunteer glass SweeP-UP on Saturday, Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. until noon. Volunteers will meet at the 18th Street parking lot for registration and breakfast goodies at 9:30 a.m....

 
 News    September 3, 2013

Champions in Action program will provide support to non-profits

Citizens Bank, WPXI-TV, Trib Total Media and Pittsburgh Cares have announced the categories for the 2014 Champions in Action program, which provides financial, volunteer and public relations support to local nonprofits. Youth Programming and...

 
 News    September 3, 2013

Senior activities continue at the South Side Market House

September brings interesting activities at the South Side Senior Center at the Market House on 12th Street. Some of the upcoming activities include a new Craft Club at the center where they will be making a Steeler wreath. A free sightseeing boat...

 
 News    September 3, 2013

English language classes slated for Knoxville library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville will be offering English lessons for those who don’t speak English as their native language. The classes will be presented by Bernadette Bercik and Betsy Davis on Tuesdays, September 3-24 at 11 a.m....

 
 Entertainment    September 3, 2013

Green, exhibition opening at the Silver Eye Center

Silver Eye Center for Photography will present GREEN, a collaborative exhibition showcasing a survey of contemporary aesthetics in photography, all connected by one common, purposely varied idea: green. The exhibition runs September 6 through October...

 
 Entertainment    September 3, 2013

Horror Realm celebrates anniversary

Horror Realm, Pittsburgh’s modern horror convention, celebrates its fifth anniversary in 2013. The convention takes place September 20-22 at the Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South hotel in Bethel Park. The convention features dealer areas filled with...

 
 Entertainment    September 3, 2013

Hometown-Homegrown food expo at the John Heinz History Center

The Senator John Heinz History Center will celebrate the region’s passion for food at the second annual Hometown–Homegrown, a fun and flavorful food expo presented in partnership with GoodTaste! Pittsburgh next Sat., Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. – 3...

 
 News    September 3, 2013

FirstEnergy Education grant applications due

Educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.’s education grants for the 2013-2014 school year by September 16. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Classroom Grants of up to $500 will be awarded for creative, individual...