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Articles from the December 29, 2015 edition

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 Real Estate    December 29, 2015

Real Estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Estate of Ida Blumentritt to Ryan Hendrix at 2712 Cobden St. for $40,000. Stephen Stock to L3 Holdings Ltd. at 1400 Fernleaf St. for $20,000. RAED Investments Inc. et al. to Coal Hill Partn. LLC at 2413 Jane St. for $34,365 by sheriff’s d...

 
 Government    December 29, 2015

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 6/16 on...

 
 Government    December 29, 2015

Mt. Oliver Borough Reorganization Meeting

The Borough of Mt. Oliver will be holding a Re-organization meeting on Monday, January 4, 2016 at 7:30pm in the Council Chambers at 150 Brownsville Road, Mt. Oliver, PA 15210....

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 29, 2015

Brownsville Road closing January 4 for gas/water lines

The 20,000 cars driving on Brownsville Road every day in Mount Oliver will soon have to find another way around the main business corridor. The road through Mount Oliver will be closed for the...

 
 Front Page    December 29, 2015

Boro will see no increase in millage, hire two police officers and clerk

There will be no millage increase in Mt. Oliver for 2016. In other news from the Dec. 21 council meeting, the positions of two part-time police officers and a police clerk/secretary will soon be advertised. Shutoffs for delinquent sewage accounts of...

 
 Front Page    December 29, 2015

Change in mail pick up coming for South Side

Changes are coming for South Side residents and businesses in the 15203 Postal Zip Code. Beginning the first of the year, those who have received “Notice Left” mail will be required to go to the Mount Oliver Post Office at 140 Brownsville Road...

 
 News    December 29, 2015

Grants available for programs in Knoxville and Mt. Oliver

The Hilltop Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) is accepting applications for the 2016-EZ Project/Program. Non-profit groups with 501(c)3 status providing a direct benefit to Mt. Oliver and Knoxville may apply for up to $2,500 to improve quality...

 
 News    December 29, 2015

City seeks public participation in riverfront zoning planning

Property owners near the city’s riverfronts will soon be receiving letters notifying them about the first step in an upgrade of the long out-dated zoning standards, which will protect current properties while making rules uniform for those seeking...

 
 News    December 29, 2015

Pgh. Fire Bureau earns highest public fire protection rating

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire has joined a select group of fire departments by achieving the Class One Certification for public fire protection services through the ISO. Class One is the highest rating for public protection fire services. The...

 
 Public Safety    December 29, 2015

Shots fired in domestic dispute

On Christmas day, at approximately 4:15 p.m, Zone 3 Officers responded to the 2300 block of Eccles Street for a report of shots fired.  According to police, during an apparent domestic incident, a 23-year-old female from Allentown was driving a...

 
 Kids    December 29, 2015

Messy fun at Science Center on New Year's

MessFest, Carnegie Science Center’s one-of-a-kind tradition to kick off the New Year with a very messy – and very fun – start, is back. Carnegie Science Center is breaking out all of its slimiest, yuckiest, and gooiest activities for MessFest...

 
 News    December 29, 2015

Bon Air man shoots 'interesting' bear while hunting in Maryland

Dean Miller of Bon Air, son of Jean and Wayne Miller, while hunting in Maryland shot a 180 lb. bear. The game commission reported the white moon shape on the bear's chest is very odd and...

 
 Public Safety    December 29, 2015

Man shot on East Carson early on Christmas Eve

On December 24 at approximately 1:59 a.m., Zone 3 Officers and a K-9 Officer were sent to the 1300 block of E. Carson Street for a report that a man had been shot. Officers found the victim inside of a restaurant in the 1500 block. The 23-year-old...

 
 Public Safety    December 29, 2015

Home invasion in South Side

Two men have been arrested after a reported home invasion in the South Side Flats. At 2:31 a.m. on Dec. 28, Zone 3 Officers were called to the 2900 block of Harcum Way for a report that a man called 911 and stated he had a gun to his head and was not...

 
 School News    December 29, 2015

Medical education scholarships available

The Pennsylvania Medical Society Alliance, in conjunction with The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, is offering multiple $2,500 scholarships to Pennsylvania residents attending an accredited Pennsylvania medical school full-time as a...

 
 Government    December 29, 2015

Housing Court hearings for Jan. 5

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 5, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Adele and Donald Martellotti, 715 McClain Street, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.4. • Johnny C. Sancandi...

 
 Public Safety    December 29, 2015

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: December 21 to December 27, 2015: Duquesne Heights (1911) Aggravated Assault – 200 block of Republic Street, occurred at 7:19pm on 12/24. Victim reported that he was assaulted by unknown males. V...