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Articles from the December 22, 2008 edition

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 Real Estate    December 22, 2008

Real Estate Transactions for issue of 12/29/08

16th Ward EMC Mortgage Corp. to Harvey and Jonathan Klein at 2434 Cobden St. for $48,000. US Bank National Assn. trustee to Marta Leong at 126 Cologne St. for $5,238. 17th Ward Rynns Luggage Corp. to Aiello Land Co. L.P. at 1417 E. Carson St. for...

 
 By David Assad    Front Page    December 22, 2008

South Siders critical of police response to neighborhood crime

For the first time in recent years, the monthly Zone 3 Public Safety meeting was held in the South Side Flats, just a few blocks from the zone's police station that is moving its headquarters to the hilltop in Allentown in April. While there were...

 
 Service News    December 22, 2008

James D. McDonald

James D. McDonald has been selected for promotion to the rank of chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. The sergeant, a global channel operations direct superintendent with 25 years of military service, is assigned to the 618th Tanker Airlift...

 
 Service News    December 22, 2008

Joseph L. Stogden

Air Force Airman Joseph L. Stogden III has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and...

 
 Entertainment    December 22, 2008

‘Male Intellect' comes back to City Theatre

City Theatre will present Robert Dubac's Male Intellect: The 2nd Coming performing in the intimate 111 seat Hamburg Theatre from January 29 – March 15, 2009. This sequel to the 2007 Pittsburgh smash hit, Male Intellect: An Oxymoron?, focuses on, di...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

United Way announces open funding competitions for family and youth programs

United Way of Allegheny County launched open competitions for the best local programs in two of United Way's three focus areas: helping financially struggling adults and families and helping children, teens and young adults succeed. On December 9...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Sen. Fontana named chair of development committee

State Senator Wayne D. Fontana (D-Brookline) has been appointed to serve as Democratic Chair of the Senate Committee on Community, Economic and Recreational Development. “This committee post will give me a greater opportunity to steer investment...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Womansplace receives $15,000 donation from Allstate

Womansplace is the winner of the Allstate Insurance Company's Your Choice Charity SM program for Pittsburgh. The organization netted more than 39,000 online votes during the month of November to net a $15,000 donation from Allstate. “Each and...

 
 Announcements    December 22, 2008

Welcome Julianna

Julianna Kathleen Rush was born on September 15 and weighed 7 lbs., 2½ ozs. Her parents are Joshua and Jineen Rush and her brothers are Tyler and Jordan. The family resides in Whitehall. Julianna's...

 
 Announcements    December 22, 2008

Legend Xavier Williams

Legend Xavier Williams was born September 24 at Saint Clair Hospital weighing 5 lbs., 1 oz. His parents are Crystal Smith of Carrick and Lamarr Williams of Beltzhoover. He has two brothers, Robert...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

New Metropolitan to be enthroned

Clergy and laity of the Orthodox Church in America, together with guests from other Orthodox churches in the US and throughout the world, will gather in Washington, DC, on December 28, as the newly-elected primate of the Orthodox Church in America,...

 
 Kids    December 22, 2008

Upcoming children's programs at the Carrick library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Carrick welcomes families to visit the library this winter for programs for kids of all ages. Toddler Play Day takes place on the first Saturday of the month at 10a.m. beginning January 3. Toddlers ages 1-3 with...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Elder-ado centers closed for Xmas

Elder-ado Senior Centers will be closed in observance of the Christmas holidays on Dec. 24 at 1 p.m. and all day December 25. They will also close early on New Year's Eve, at 1 p.m., on December 31....

 
 News    December 22, 2008

It's Concord vs. Roosevelt in a soon to be basketball classic

Concord and Roosevelt students in grades 4 and 5 will play a friendly, competitive basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009 in the Carrick High School gym. The girls will compete at 10 a.m. and the boys will play at noon. The event is open to all...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Learn to become a Tree Tender in 2009

Friends of the Pittsburgh Urban Forest (FPUF) has announced its 2009 offerings of Tree Tender courses throughout the city. Tree Tenders learn to plant and care for young street trees, increasing a tree's chance of survival and prolonging their life...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Celebrations and awards on the Slopes

The SSSNA also thanked District Judge Gene Ricciardi for his work in the community. Judge Ricciardi, using alternative sentencing, has sent many “volunteers” into the community to help with...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Celebrations and awards on the Slopes

Peggy Sullivan, another volunteer with the SSSNA, was honored at the association's annual holiday celebration. Mr. Palmisiano presented Ms. Sullivan with her certificate and thanked her for her help...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Celebrations and awards on the Slopes

Brad Palmisiano, president of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association, presents a certificate of appreciation to Johno and Maria Prascak. The “artists in residence” of South Pittsburgh...

 
 News    December 22, 2008

Six arrested in city tow pound scheme

On December 18, the PBP Auto Squad concluded a four month investigation into the City Tow Pound auction for impounded vehicles. Auto Squad detectives were investigating multiple complaints from other people attending the auctions of discrepancies...

 

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