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 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...

 
 News    May 13, 2014

Volunteers score a touchdown at ASC

Kaplan Career Institute volunteers participated in their Fourth Annual Serve-a-Thon by partnering with Pittsburgh Cares to create a special Carnival Day for the Allentown Senior Center. Volunteers...

 
 Front Page    May 6, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution on May 9

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop continues on the second Friday of the month with the next one on May 9. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick...

 
 News    May 6, 2014

Open house at the new ALEC in Allentown

On Saturday, May 17, The Brashear Association and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will celebrate the beginning of a new partnership. The Allentown Learning and Engagement Center (ALEC), formerly known as the Allentown Pop Up, will offer an open house...

 
 Front Page    April 29, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution starts up again on May 9

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop will resume once a month on the second Friday beginning on May 9. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in...

 
 By Sarah Beth Martin    Front Page    April 22, 2014

Neighborhood Plan completed for the Allentown community

The people have spoken. The plan has been drafted... Now, it's just a matter of time before Allentown enthusiasts find out whether they'll get the support they need to make their vision for the neighb...

 
 Entertainment    April 22, 2014

Picture Pals exhibit at Pop-up

Grandview Elementary students will present artwork for the Picture Pals program at the CLP Pop-up in Allentown, 1206 Arlington Avenue, on Saturday, April 25 from 2-5 p.m. Picture Pals is a cross-cultural art exchange program developed by Haitian...

 
 Front Page    April 15, 2014

Mayor visits Hilltop

Bill Peduto celebrated his first 100 days in office by staging a Mayor's Night Out at the Warrington Recreation Center offering city residents an opportunity to address the mayor with their concerns....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 15, 2014

Slopes residents learn more about permit parking process

An informational presentation on residential permit parking headlined the April 8 meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). It was conducted by Pittsburgh City Planning’s neighborhood planner, Ashley Holloway. He said the...

 
 News    April 15, 2014

St. John Vianney Holy Week services

Holy Week and Easter services will be held at St. John Vianney Church, on Allen Street in Allentown. All Masses and services are in the church, except where noted. On Tuesday, April 15 and Wednesday, April 16 There will be Mass in the chapel....

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 8, 2014

CLP Pop-up begins its transformation into ALEC

When the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh opened the CLP Pop-Up in the fall of 2012 in Allentown it was intended to "pop-up" in the neighborhood and at the end of March 2014 it would pack up and...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Fresh Fridays produce distribution starts up again on April 11

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop will resume once a month on the second Friday beginning on April 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents...

 

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