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 Front Page    February 21, 2017 

Questions about new townhouses, drive-thru restaurant at S.S. forum

A new city website, accessible on computers and mobile devices, that allows users to view public safety data, building code violations, city facility information, and more on an interactive map, was the sole presentation at the Feb. 14. meeting of...

 
 Front Page    February 14, 2017

Officials will be at Planning Forum for input on online data application

The Department of Innovation & Performance’s (I&P) Analytics & Strategy team is taking its Burgh’s Eye View application, an interactive map that displays city data, on tour in the coming months. The team has already visited with seven neighborhoo...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Donations of new, used iPads benefits ALEC kids

The Allentown Learning and Engagement Center (ALEC), 827 E. Warrington Avenue, is seeking donations of iPads to enhance its STEAM lessons. “Our students want to experiment with video and sound recording to better share our learning,” said Maggie...

 
 Front Page    February 7, 2017

New South Watch group will work with city on code, safety violations

Over the last year, residents from the South Side Flats and Slopes have been working on a public safety/code compliance initiative that is patterned after Oakwatch. Oakwatch’s mission is to improve the quality of life by bringing people and...

 
 News    January 31, 2017

When Tony Pankowski went to camp

My parents were both born on South Side. Tarr was from the Flats, Tony was from the Slopes. They met when they were teenagers at a Brashear dance around 1933-34 when she would have been 18 and he was...

 
 News    January 31, 2017

Rep. Wheatley arranges for screening of 'Hidden Figures'

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, is partnering with the Pittsburgh Public Schools, The Hill District Education Council, The SouthSide Works Cinemas and members of the local residential and business communities to enable more than 200 high...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 17, 2017

Councilman disappointed in Villas decision

The Mission Street Bridge, South Side Park, and South Side Smooth Streets were among the topics at the Jan. 10 meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) held at the Brashear Center in the South Side Flats. City Councilman Bruc...

 
 Front Page    January 10, 2017

Residents questions new Wharton St. development

A proposed 316-unit apartment complex planned for Wharton St. near the Birmingham Bridge in the South Side Flats is drawing nearby residents' complaints about obstruction of views, increased traffic,...

 
 Front Page    January 10, 2017

Brashear holiday assistance campaign helped 650 families with food and toys

The Brashear Association, a South Pittsburgh community service agency, sustained a high level of service during its recent holiday assistance campaign. In each year for the past seven years, Brashear...

 
 Meetings    January 10, 2017

Slopes Assoc. meets tonight at Brashear

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s first General Meeting of 2017 will be on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 7 p.m. at The Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203. The agenda includes: Zone 3 Commander Karen Dixon, answering...

 
 Front Page    January 3, 2017

South Side council hosting meeting on Wharton housing

The South Side Community Council will host a special meeting with Edwards Communities Development Corp. on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 7 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. Edwards Communities Development is proposing to build 320-340 housing...

 
 Meetings    January 3, 2017

South Side Planning Forum will meet Tuesday, Jan. 10

The South Side Planning Forum will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The agenda will include any presentations and updates by the Development Review Committee and the...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 20, 2016

PED encompasses more than parking in the South Side

A presentation on the proposed South Side Parking Enhancement District (PED) initiative headlined the Dec. 13 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. City officials in attendance included city Councilman Bruce Kraus, Chief Operations Officer Guy...

 
 Front Page    December 13, 2016  
 News    December 6, 2016

Mittens & Mingles, a South Side success

The South Side Chamber of Commerce kicked off the holiday season on South Side with its Mittens & Mingles event on December 1 at Clear Story Studio. About 150 guests mi ngled and enjoyed the...

 
 Lifestyles    December 6, 2016  
 News    November 29, 2016

Chamber kicks off Holiday Season with Mittens & Mingles fundraiser

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will present its fifth annual Mittens & Mingles holiday fundraiser on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 6-10 p.m. at Clear Story Studio, 1931 Sidney Street in the heart of...

 
 News    November 29, 2016  
 News    November 29, 2016

Brashear collecting toys and food to brighten the holidays for many

The Brashear Association is turning to its friends and neighbors, once again, to help make Christmas brighter for children and families throughout South Pittsburgh. The Association, a South Pittsburgh community services agency, collects toys and...

 
 News    November 29, 2016

S.S. Slopes Holiday party December 13

The annual South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association Holiday Party will be on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Monastery Retreat Center, 148 Monastery Drive. Dinner will be provided, but those attending may bring a dessert, side dish, or...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 15, 2016

South Side Planning Forum learns about missing trees, holiday lights

With no presentations, the Nov. 9 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) from chair Tracy Myers. She said seven to 10 trees were removed from along the river beside the South Side Mari...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    November 8, 2016

Brashear campers will get-together to talk over old times

My first experience with Brashear Camp didn't come during the summer in the 135 wooded acres outside of Zelienople, it came on the second floor of the Brashear Center in what is now the Birmingham...

 
 News    November 8, 2016

Last Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop of the year is November 11

The final Fresh Fridays of the year, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Nov. 11. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh produce from about 3:30 p.m....

 
 Front Page    November 1, 2016

Hilltop Alliance honored with service award at Bravo! Brashear luncheon

The 99th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon of the Brashear Association was held October 27 at the LaMont Restaurant on Mount Washington. The luncheon featured the awarding of the Charles and...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 18, 2016

S.S. Planning Forum learns of holiday lighting challenges

The Oct. 11 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with Mary Ellen Solomon, Duquesne University’s new assistant vice-president for executive affairs, introducing Rev. Jim McCloskey, the senior advisor to the university president for strateg...

 

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