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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 25, 2017 

MAD DADS may soon be mentoring area youth on Hilltop street corners

MAD DADS, clean-ups, graffiti, and squatters were among the topics at the April 17 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council held in the Zone 3 station. Officer Nathan Auvil began the meeting with news that he is working on a Warrington Ave....

 
 Entertainment    April 25, 2017 

Sample Hilltop restaurants at a Taste of Allentown event

Treat your taste buds to a filling, fun event in Allentown on Saturday, May 20 beginning at 6 p.m. Enjoy a stroll down East Warrington Avenue for a progressive dinner featuring new and established restaurants in the revitalized neighborhood....

 
 Meetings    April 25, 2017 

ACDC May public meeting

The next public meeting of the Allentown CDC will be on Tuesday, May 2 at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. with pizza with programing beginning at 6:30 p.m. All interested area Allentown...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 18, 2017

Another 'virtual block watch' could be coming to S. Pittsburgh

Warrington Avenue in Allentown may soon have a “virtual block watch” similar to one on Brownsville Road in Carrick. Speaking at the Allentown CDC April meeting, Zone 3 officer Nathan Auvil explained after 14 cameras were installed in a two-block...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Hilltop neighborhoods part of new policing initiative

Mayor William Peduto’s administration and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police are implementing a new community policing program that will get its start in 18 neighborhoods citywide including three on the Hilltop. Commanders in each of the city’s six...

 
 Entertainment    April 18, 2017

SuperMonkey Recording Company opens retail establishment on Record Store Day 2017

SuperMonkey Recording Company - Pittsburgh’s Rock ‘n Roll Record Label will open its base of operations and retail establishment on April 22, Record Store Day, at 10 a.m. Located at 813 E. Warrington Ave in the Allentown neighborhood of...

 
 News    April 11, 2017

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop free produce distribution returns April 14

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will resume for the year on Friday, April 14 and continue on the second Friday of each month through November. Eligible households in the...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 11, 2017

Parks, parklets and park groups plans presented at Allentown CDC

Parks, parklets and friends of parks highlighted the April meeting of the Allentown CDC. Guest speakers included Erin Tobin, community outreach coordinator for the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy; Sarah Baxendell, project manager, Greenspace Asset...

 
 News    April 11, 2017

Pitch in to help with Allentown clean-ups

Allentown will be holding several clean-up and beautifying efforts on Earth Day, April 22. The Hill Top United Methodist Church will hold a clean-up on E. Warrington and nearby streets. Volunteers are asked to meet at the church, 631 E. Warrington...

 
 News    April 11, 2017

SilverScripts pharmacists, students visit the Allentown Senior Center

The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy recently provided the SilverScripts program at the Allentown Senior Center. The program provides a valuable experience for student pharmacists as they...

 
 Public Safety    April 11, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for April 3-9

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 3-9. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – 100 blk. Olympia St. – 4/4/17 at 1 PM –...

 
 Front Page    April 4, 2017

Allentown Senior Center honored as library's community partner

Recently, Cyndie Carioli, Allentown Senior Center services and activities coordinator, accepted Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's "Community Partnership" Award on behalf of the center. "I was...

 
 Meetings    April 4, 2017

Allentown CDC meeting about parks and cameras

The next community meeting of the Allentown CDC will take place on Tuesday, April 4, 6 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. A full agenda will include: Erin Tobin from the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy; Jolie Valentine with...

 
 Public Safety    April 4, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 20 to April 2

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 20 to April 2: Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Aggravated assault – Craighead St. & Edgemont St. - 3/25...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 28, 2017

Zone 3 council recaps public safety initiatives in South neighborhoods

The March 20 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting featured a packed room of local residents, Zone 3 officers, and city/zone officials.  The meeting began with Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey reporting that the 19th annual...

 
 News    March 28, 2017

Allentown CDC seeking a few people willing to get involved on its Board

The Allentown Community Development Corp. is seeking interested and involved stakeholders to join its Board of Directors in July. Stakeholders include residents, business owners and those interested in helping guide the revitalization of the...

 
 Meetings    March 28, 2017

Next Allentown CDC meeting will feature parks, parklets and public safety on April 4

The next community meeting of the Allentown CDC will take place on Tuesday, April 4, 6 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. A full agenda will include: Erin Tobin from the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy; Jolie Valentine with...

 
 News    March 21, 2017

Progressive becomes Dollar Bank

A big change is coming to Warrington Avenue this weekend when Progressive Home Federal Savings and Loan completes its merger with Dollar Bank. Progressive Home Federal will close its doors on Friday, March 24 and reopen for business on Monday, March...

 
 Public Safety    March 21, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by deception – 1700 blk. Grandview Ave. - 3/2/17 at 10:30 PM – victim reported he caught a taxi...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 14, 2017

Mayor provides updates on state of the city at Allentown meeting

Mayor William Peduto visited the March Allentown CDC meeting at the Allentown Senior Center last week to provide a few updates about what was happening "Downtown." He began by saying when the latest...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

Allentown CDC seeking involved people for board

The Allentown Community Development Corp. is seeking interested and involved stakeholders to join its Board of Directors in July. Stakeholders include residents, business owners and those interested in helping guide the revitalization of the...

 
 Public Safety    March 14, 2017

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen vehicle- 200 blk. Seward St. - between 3/8/17 at 7 PM and 3/9/17 at 8:30 AM – victim reported her car was stolen. The vehicle is a green 2010 Chevrolet...

 
 News    March 7, 2017

Allentown Senior Center is up for CLP "Partner" Award

Allentown Senior Center has been nominated for the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s “Community Partner of the Year” award. The winner will be announced at the library’s annual public meeting on March 13 at the Main Library in Oakland. Cyndie...

 

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