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Articles from the November 1, 2016 edition

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 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    November 1, 2016

MWCDC elects six new board members at annual meeting

Tom Tighe stood at the entrance of the Mount Washington Senior Center on the Thursday evening of Oct. 20, waving hello and shaking hands with those who came out to vote for the nine residents vying for six open spots on the Mount Washington...

 
 Front Page    November 1, 2016

Hilltop Alliance honored with service award at Bravo! Brashear luncheon

The 99th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon of the Brashear Association was held October 27 at the LaMont Restaurant on Mount Washington. The luncheon featured the awarding of the Charles and...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 1, 2016

Jon Istik will be inducted into the City League All-Sports Hall of Fame

Besides playing on South High School’s first undefeated football team in 1973, Jon Istik left his own indelible impression. “He was kind of a Mike Dutka-style tough guy, who had the respect of his teammates, and played the game the way it was...

 
 Government    November 1, 2016

This week's City of Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 1:15 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Federal National Mortgage Assoc., 251 Southern Avenue, 19th Ward, Code 403.42A. The following Housing...

 
 Real Estate    November 1, 2016

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward John Nagel Jr. to Maxwell Hine at 2027 Spring St. for $44,500. Sandra Mary Szerszen Vignone to T&M Home Investments LLC at 223 Sterling St. for $40,000. Natalie Rose Greco to Zachary Brehm at 67 Sterling St. for $1 (state deed transfer stam...

 
 Government    November 1, 2016

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 368/16 on...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Artists, makers wanted

Artists and makers are wanted for the annual market during Small Business Saturday in Allentown on November 26. As part of the festivities taking place in the Hilltop, Allentown will be hosting an artist/maker market at 831 E. Warrington during...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Get Stuffed With Love, Thanksgiving dinners

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, the Rotary Clubs of Bethel-St. Clair and Northern Allegheny, and Holy Assumption of St. Mary Orthodox Church are gearing up for “Get Stuffed with Love,” an annual Community-Police effort aimed to brighten...

 
 Meetings    November 1, 2016

Public meeting on expansion plans for Alla Famiglia

The Allentown CDC will host a community meeting to learn about the expansion plans of Alla Famiglia on Monday, Nov. 7, 6 p.m. at 800 E. Warrington Avenue. Jonathan Vlasic, Alla Famiglia owner, and his team will explain about the expansion plans for...

 
 Meetings    November 1, 2016

Knoxville CC public meetings Nov. 3 and 9

Knoxville Community Council has scheduled two upcoming meetings to discuss recent neighborhood updates. At 6 p.m. on November 3, the KCC will hold a meeting at St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place, to provide neighborhood updates. A second meeting...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Yard debris pick up is Nov. 12

The Department of Public Works (DPW) Bureau of Environmental Services will be collecting yard debris from all residents in a special curbside collection on Saturday, Nov. 12. The yard waste resources will be accepted during collection including:...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Grace Church offering free Thanksgiving Day dinner

Grace Church (Anglican) and Redeemer on the Mount (Evangelical Free) will prepare and provide a complete Thanksgiving dinner at 319 West Sycamore Street in Mt. Washington for anyone in the community who would like to join them. The free meal will be...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Rep. Readshaw honored by the Pennsylvania Auctioneers Assoc.

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, received an honorary auctioneer award in Harrisburg Tuesday, Oct. 25 from the Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association. The award was in recognition of his work as...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Absentee ballot deadline here, Knoxville polling places change

The Allegheny County Elections Division announced that voters in affected voting districts have been notified by mail, but there are two South Pittsburgh area polling place locations that have changed since the April primary. In South Pittsburgh new...

 
 Entertainment    November 1, 2016

City Theatre presents Bryan Cranston in Conversation

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston will appear on the City Theatre Main Stage in this CityEvent, produced in partnership with Classic Lines bookstore. Mr. Cranston, currently on tour to promote his memoir, A Life in Parts, will be...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

City seeks public engagement in planning for upgraded Digital presence

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance has launched the public engagement phase of the city’s upgraded digital presence, through a new site called alpha.pittsburghpa.gov. Alpha.pittsburghpa.gov is the first step...

 
 Kids    November 1, 2016

Science Center hosting annual Pumpkin Smash event

nnual Great Pumpkin Smash event on Saturday, Nov. 5. Visitors can join Smash-ologists to roll their leftover jack-o-lanterns off the Science Center’s roof. Some will smash, some will splatter, and some will even bounce. It’s an exploration into...