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 News    September 9, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution on September 12

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on September 12. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 Front Page    September 9, 2014

'Ambassadors' are needed in Allentown as part of an energy saving competition

Allentown is one of three Pittsburgh neighborhoods soon to be involved in a heated competition to see which neighborhood can save the most energy. ReEnergize Pgh, a project of GTECH Strategies, will pit Allentown, Homewood and Hazelwood in an energy...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 2, 2014

Developer hits resistance on proposed Hackstown housing development

Developers are looking at building as many as 27 new homes on a parcel of hillside land on the South Side Slopes between St. Paul of the Cross Monastery and Veronica’s Veil. In a meeting facilitated by the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association...

 
 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    September 2, 2014

Local bands find a quiet space to practice in Allentown storage facility

Hundreds of bands have perfected their art - or just jammed out - on the first couple floors of the ABC Self Storage space in Allentown as people’s couches, chotskies and other stuff sat idle in the storage lockers above. “This was just kind of...

 
 Front Page    August 26, 2014

Allentown to compete in energy saving contest

Allentown is one of three Pittsburgh neighborhoods soon to be involved in a heated competition to see which neighborhood can save the most energy. ReEnergize Pgh, a project of GTECH Strategies, will pit Allentown, Homewood and Hazelwood in an energy...

 
 News    August 26, 2014

Healing Mass in honor of St. Rock on Sun.

The Society of Sancta Maria Magdalena celebrates its annual open air Healing Mass in honor of St. Rock, Patron of the Sick on Sunday, Aug. 31 at 5 p.m. The Mass will take place at the newly renovated Alla Famiglia Parking Center on Allen Street in...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 19, 2014

Program works to remedy code enforcement problems

Realizing one aspect of a stable neighborhood is well maintained homes and properties, the Hilltop Alliance began a code enforce-ment taskforce to identify problems in the neighborhoods and help...

 
 News    August 12, 2014

Seniors celebrate birthdays with luau

Allentown Senior Center's "Luau" party recently brought more than 80 older adults to the Hilltop center. Amidst grass skirts, flowered shirts, conga-line dancing, games, and prizes, Loretta Marburger...

 
 Front Page    August 5, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution Aug. 8

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on August 8. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 News    July 29, 2014

Allentown celebrating National Night Out

Allentown Community Development Corp. (ACDC) will hold its annual National Night Out celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. The ACDC will be giving out free hot dogs, drinks,...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 22, 2014

Residents of Zone 3 voice provide feedback onhiring a new police chief

The city’s search for its next police chief transformed the July 16 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting in Allentown into a community forum. Community forums in all six of the city police zones began on June 26. The Zone 3 meeting was the fourth,...

 
 Front Page    July 15, 2014

Next Zone 3 safety council will be a forum for input to hire new city police chief

South Pittsburgh area residents will have an opportunity to provide input into the hiring of the City of Pittsburgh’s next police chief. The Zone 3 Public Safety Council’s July 16 meeting will be a community forum to discuss the needs and...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    July 8, 2014

Free wireless internet coming soon to Warrington Avenue

Soon, those traveling down or stopping on Warrington Avenue in Allentown will benefit from new technology being installed to provide free public wireless internet service through the business corridor. A new “mesh wireless internet network” will...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution July 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on July 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 News    July 8, 2014

Hilltop health center moving up to So. Hills Retirement Residence

Fourteen years ago members of the Beltzhoover neighborhood approached Father Regis Ryan and Sto-Rox Family Health Center and requested an outreach program for their community. It was at that moment the non-profit Hilltop Community Health Center...

 
 News    July 1, 2014

Brookline Regional Catholic now as St. John Bosco Academy

Brookline Regional Catholic School has been re-structured as Saint John Bosco Academy. In addition to the current sponsoring parishes of Saint Pius, Resurrection and Our Lady of Loreto, five new parishes will join the restructured school. Those...

 
 Front Page    June 10, 2014

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop produce distribution on June 13

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on June 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 News    June 3, 2014

Fall prevention is key for seniors

Preventing falls is key to living a long, healthy life and should be focused on all year long – not just for Older American's Month. This message was heard loud and clear at Allentown Senior Center...

 
 Front Page    May 27, 2014

Hilltop Community Day Block Party set for May 31

A Hilltop Community Day Block Party is planned for Saturday, May 31 from 1-4 p.m. The 400 block of Brownsville Road will be the site for the third annual Hilltop Community Day. Among the activities planned for the day include: face painting, a Rock...

 
 News    May 27, 2014

South Side entrepreneurs benefit from crowd funded loans

As new entrepreneurs establish businesses in the South Side, Kiva Zip has been helping them access crowd funded loans at 0 percent interest. James Deighan, a lifelong Pittsburgher, founded Orro Fundraising with his business partner Milton Barr. For...

 
 News    May 20, 2014

Three people shot on Hilltop

Three people were shot overnight on May 16 in an incident currently under investigation by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Homicide Squad. Police believe the shootings, which occurred at two locations, involved two people who were shooting at each...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Erin Molchany

Erin Molchany, the freshman legislator currently representing the 22nd Legislative District (which will be moving to the eastern part of the state), is a Mount Washington resident for the last 17...

 

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