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Articles from the November 13, 2012 edition

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 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    November 13, 2012

MOVEPGH has ideas to improve pedestrian, bike transportation

Moving Pittsburgh’s transportation future forward was the topic at Thursday night’s MOVEPGH meeting at the Brashear Center, where pedestrian and bike route conditions and improvements were...

 
 By Margaret Smykla    Front Page    November 13, 2012

Look, a library popped up in Allentown

Through Feb. 24, 2014, Allentown/Beltzhoover area residents will find library services like programs, a small collection of books and magazines, laptops and printers, audio books and DVDs, and a...

 
 Meetings    November 13, 2012

Public meeting for art and design slated

The first public meetings have been set for ARTPGH and DESIGNPGH, the Public Art and Urban Design components of the city’s first comprehensive plan, called PLANPGH. Conducted by the Department of City Planning and its consultants, these meetings...

 
 Kids    November 13, 2012

Phillips Winterfest family fun

The second annual Winterfest at Phillips, a night of family fun, is coming up on Thursday, Nov. 29 from 6-8 p.m. at Pittsburgh Phillips K-5 on South Side. The event will feature a visit from Santa Claus and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Parents...

 
 News    November 13, 2012

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop

Fresh Fridays volunteers prepare to distribute thousands of pounds of vegetables and fruits to families who qualify on the Hilltop. Nearly 250 individuals were served during the November...

 
 News    November 13, 2012

MWCDC annual dinner slated for Nov. 28

The fourth annual Mount Washington Community Development Corporation Dinner is slated for Wednesday, Nov. 28 at the LeMont Restaurant. The evening will begin with a reception at 6 p.m. followed by the dinner. Those attending will have their choice...

 
 Public Safety    November 13, 2012

Police seek assistance in identifying suspect in robbery of adult club patron

Pittsburgh police are asking for help in identifying a suspect who had robbed a patron leaving Controversy, an adult club on West Carson Street. On September 15, Zone 3 Officers took a report from a man who stated he had been at the club the night...

 
 News    November 13, 2012

Christianity before Christ: a journalist’s journey through the Dead Sea Scrolls

In the 1940’s and 50’s, archaeologists discovered a collection of almost 1,000 ancient texts of great historical and religious significance, including some of the earliest known manuscripts from the Hebrew Bible and extra-biblical documents....

 
 Entertainment    November 13, 2012

Open mic features tattoo exhibit

The final “open mic in the park” is moving to Delanie’s Coffee Shop and being coupled with a tattoo photo exhibit opening on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 5-8 p.m.m. “HEAR ME: Your Story through...

 
 Kids    November 13, 2012

Lunch with Santa at Warrington

Beltzhoover Civic Association is hosting a Lunch with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue. There will be free photos with Santa courtesy of Lifetouch Portrait Studios....

 
 News    November 13, 2012

Eat’n Park clears zoning to open Hello Bistro restaurant

Eat’n Park Hospitality Group has received approval for the second location of its restaurant concept, Hello Bistro, on the South Side at 1922 East Carson Street. The City of Pittsburgh Zoning Board announced they are granting approval for the...

 
 News    November 13, 2012

Santa Maria holding Friday Fish Fry

Santa Maria Magdalena continues it’s Fish Fry on Friday, Nov. 16 from 4-7 p.m., at the Church Hall, 185 Knox Ave, Knoxville. Dinner includes fish and chips, salad, dessert, coffee or iced tea for $3.99. For take-out call the kitchen at...

 
 Meetings    November 13, 2012

Mt. O/St. Clair Blockwatch meets Nov. 29

Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch will meet on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 7-8:30 p.m. at St. John Vianney Church in the AV Room or Meeting Room Those attending should park in the lower parking lot and walk down the steps which are next to the...

 
 Real Estate    November 13, 2012

Real Estate transactions for issue of Nov. 13

16th Ward Corey Cumiskey et al. to Steven and Timothy Mitts at 2325 Berg St. for $340,000. Soffer South Side Works Ltd. to UPMC at E. Carson St. for $25,069,000. Joanne Cwiek to Josephine Sanchez and Anthony Sanchez Jr. at 2810 Edwards Way for $1...

 
 Government    November 13, 2012

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 220/12 on...