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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....

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Celebration this week will precede closing/expansion of CLP- Carrick

The Carrick community will soon see a dramatic difference in their neighborhood library. In order to serve the growing needs of the area, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will begin renovations on its Carrick location at 1811 Brownsville Road. To...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Summer 17 Dream! Explore! Do! campaign launched

County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto and representatives of the expanded learning community have introduced the Summer 17 Dream! Explore! Do! youth campaign for summer activities. This is the second year for a collaborati...

 
 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...

 
 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

Join neighbors at the annual South Side Spring Social

Celebrate spring with your neighbors. For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. The party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the Second Floor of Steel Cactus at 19th...

 
 News    March 14, 2017

South Side Spring Social coming to Steel Cactus

For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. This year’s party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the second floor of Steel Cactus at 19th and East Carson streets. Ticket...

 
 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...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 28, 2017

Mt. Oliver Borough approves new Comprehensive Plan

The adoption of the Mt. Oliver Borough Comprehensive Plan headlined the Feb. 20 meeting of Mt. Oliver Borough Council. The purpose of the plan "is to decide what the future of the borough will be,"...

 
 Kids    February 21, 2017

Knoxville Library has programs for kids

Knoxville Library has planned programs for kids of all ages during February with great ways to learn about reading, Black History Month and more when visiting the library. Families with kids from birth to age 5 will have fun while developing importan...

 
 Government    February 14, 2017

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 80/17 on...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

Hillcrest public art project will be shared in Carrick

A presentation on the Hillcrest Senior Residences public art project with Natalie Settles will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 21 from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick, 1811...

 
 News    February 14, 2017

No fooling, So. Side Spring Social April 1

For the fourth year in a row, South Side neighbors are planning a Spring Social for all residents of the Flats and the Slopes. This year’s party is on April 1 from 5-9 p.m. on the second floor of Steel Cactus at 19th and East Carson streets. Ticket...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 7, 2017

Camera survey first step in area crime prevention strategy

Topics discussed at the Jan. 26 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group included local crime, the proposed urban farm, cameras for crime prevention, and the annual Biscuits Bingo fundraiser for local animal organizations. The...

 
 Government    February 7, 2017

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 14/17 on...

 
 Government    January 31, 2017

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT "THE MT. OLIVER PLAN"

The Borough Council of the Borough of Mt. Oliver, Allegheny County, will hold a public hearing and consider the adoption of the “Mt. Oliver Plan” the Borough’s comprehensive plan pursuant to the Municipalities Planning Code on Monday, February...

 
 News    January 17, 2017

Carrick Toastmaster to hold Open House Jan. 21

Carrick Toastmasters Carrick PA will hold an Open House on Saturday, Jan. 21, 10:15 a.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road. Guest speaker will be graduate gemologist Ray Lipowcan on the topic “Become an...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 27, 2016

No tax increase in Mt. Oliver for '17

There will be no tax increase for Mt. Oliver residents in 2017 following adoption of a $1,972,282 general fund budget at the Dec. 19 meeting of Mt. Oliver council. The millage rate was last raised in 2006. Budget highlights for 2017 include:...

 
 Real Estate    November 22, 2016

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Pro Real Estate Assoc. to AMO Investment Group LLC at 2322 E. Carson St. for $580,000. Amanda Means Baldauf to Peter and Angela Arsenault at 2511 Mission St. for $215,000. Robert Schreck Jr. to Kyrsten Brea at 2120 Sidney St. for $194,000....

 
 Opinion    November 8, 2016

Our voices were heard in design of library

I’ll admit that as a walked toward the Carrick Library Meeting on that Thursday in September my mind was more focused on if I was going to beat the forecasted rain and pick-up the couch I had bought on Craigslist. I made arrangements with my dad,...

 
 Opinion    November 8, 2016

Exciting time for the library

I want to thank the Carrick community for their dedication, patience and insight into the upcoming renovation of our library building. It is an exciting time for Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. There is a new buzz around the library;...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Absentee ballot deadline here, Knoxville polling places change

The Allegheny County Elections Division announced that voters in affected voting districts have been notified by mail, but there are two South Pittsburgh area polling place locations that have changed since the April primary. In South Pittsburgh new...

 
 Opinion    October 25, 2016

Disappointed in library choice

I was distressed to read of the decision to rebuild the Carrick branch of the Carnegie library in its existing location (Carrick Library will be all new from the bottom up, October 10, 2016). After talking with other residents who are active and invo...

 
 Kids    October 25, 2016

Haunted Library in Carrick is free

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick will host the fifth annual Haunted Library this week Youth, ages 11-19, from surrounding South Pittsburgh neighborhoods including Carrick, Overbrook, Arlington, and Brentwood volunteered their time over...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 11, 2016

Carrick library will be all new from the bottom up

In January, residents crowded into a makeshift meeting space at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (CLP) – Carrick to learn the plans for renovating and enlarging the facility.  The consensus among...

 

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