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Housing Court hearings for Nov. 10 and Nov. 12

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Lawsam Properties LLC, 433 Eureka Street, 18th Ward, Codes 302.4, 307.1. • Francis S. Welsbacher, 205...

 

Final Fresh Friday of the year will be on Friday, Nov. 13

The final Fresh Fridays of the year, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Nov. 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes...

 

Carrick Blitz results are revealed

The results of the Carrick Blitz, the city's multi-departmental effort to reduce crime and blight in Carrick, were presented by Mayor Bill Peduto and several city officials at the Carrick/Overbrook...

 

Mother asks for justice in the shooting of her young sons

Amanda McKnight was putting Christmas gifts away Sunday evening, Nov. 1 when an unknown man entered her Hays Avenue home in Mount Oliver and shot and killed her 11-year-old son David McIntyre and wounded his 16-year-old brother, Christopher “CJ”...

 

Real Estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Andrea Gamble to Brian Roney at 2436 Cobden St. for $85,500. Estate of Edward Fahrner to Robert and Kim Zielinski at 39 Greeley St. for $145,000. Patrick Dailey to Eric Neugebauer at 2334 Larkins Way for $253,000. Black & Gold Properties...

 

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 257/15 on...

 

Quarterly general meeting of Carrick Community Council

The Quarterly General Membership Meeting for Carrick Community Council will be held on Monday, Nov. 23 from 7-8:15 p.m. at Concord Elementary, 2350 Brownsville Road. Elections for the upcoming term of the board will be taking place at the meeting....

 

So. Siders learn more about a neighborhood virtual block watch

South Side Community Council sponsored a follow-up block watch meeting on November 5 at Brashear Association with a focus on video surveillance. Pittsburgh Police Officer Nathan Auvil told the group the 2600 block of Brownsville Road is currently...

 

Veterans breakfast Nov. 14 at the Carnegie Science Center

Veterans, including World War II service members, will attend a special event at Carnegie Science Center from 8:30 – 11 a.m. on Nov. 14, the Saturday after Veterans Day. Carnegie Science Center is co-hosting the event with the Veterans Breakfast...

 

Beltzhoover block watch

The last meeting of the year for the Lower Beltzhoover Block Watch will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 29 Sylvania Ave in the Community Room at 6 p.m.  The meeting is not limited to lower Beltzhoover but for everyone. The agenda includes...

 

Bladder Health Week event at Magee at Mount Oliver

Magee at Mt. Oliver Bladder Health Week will kick off Bladder Health Week by Empowering Women to Take Control of their Pelvic Health. The American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) in partnership with Astellas Pharma US, Inc., will host more than 75...

 

Thanksgiving dinner free for Hilltop residents

The Beltzhoover Civic Association will sponsor a free Thanksgiving dinner for all Hilltop residents on Sunday, Nov. 22 at 4 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. The dinner is sponsored by local businesses, community...

 

Fall yard waste curbside collection Nov. 14 in city

The second of the City of Pittsburgh’s special biannual curbside yard waste collection is coming up on Saturday, Nov. 14. Participation in this program helps the environment by diverting valuable resources from the landfill. Yard waste includes:...

 

Free parking in city on weekends in Nov. Dec.

At Monday’s Pittsburgh City Council meeting, council members Dan Gilman and Corey O’Connor introduced a resolution authorizing the Pittsburgh Parking Authority to offer free parking for on-street metered parking spaces and surface-level lots on...

 

Stabbing in Allentown under investigation

At approximately 10:49 p.m. on November 7, Zone 3 officers responded to the 800 block of Climax Street in Allentown for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, the officers found the male victim had been stabbed in the head by a female suspect. The...

 

Home invasion on South Side Slopes under investigation

At 10:03 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, Zone 3 officers responded to Gregory Street for a call that a home invasion had just occurred. According to the investigation, a female suspect and two unknown male suspects forced their way into the 31-year-old...

 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the violent crimes, crime trends for the week of: November 1 to November 8, 2015: Duquesne Heights (1911) Burglary of vacant residence, 400 block of Bradley Street, occurred between 10/30 4:30pm and 11/2 7:00am – Entry made...

 

Medicare individual counseling sessions in Arlington

Sen. Jay Costa and APPRISE, the state health insurance assistance program, are hosting free Medicare individual counseling sessions by appointment only at several South Pittsburgh locations. With the annual open enrollment season approaching for...

 

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