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 Government    July 22, 2014 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Tuesday, July 22, at 1:00 a.m. in District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • Rose Boyd, 310 W. Sycamore Street, 19th Ward, Continued Code 307.1. The following Housing Court cases are scheduled...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    News    July 22, 2014 

Carrick substitutes for the Bronx in new Gyllenhall movie

Bringing Hollywood magic to the border of Carrick and Brentwood, local artists quickly transformed Brownsville Road at Maytide Street into New York's Bronx last week, setting the stage for the...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    July 15, 2014

Limited police means prioritizing where officers are sent

If Carrick-Overbrook residents create a list of what they think are the three most crime-ridden addresses, Mayor Bill Peduto said that could help him direct a limited police force to prioritize the...

 
 News    July 15, 2014

Carrick High marching band holding an all-years reunion

Alumni of the Carrick High School Raider Marching Band have organized a reunion for marching band members from all years on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2 p.m. at South Park, Silent Brook Grove. The cost is $15 per person which will include a catered meal and...

 
 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

Carrick mulching party

Join the Carrick Tree Tenders and Tree Pittsburgh as they care for newly planted trees in Carrick. A Mulching Party will be held on Tuesday, July 15 from 6-8 p.m. Activities will include weeding, mulching, adjusting stakes, getting to know...

 
 News    July 1, 2014

High school friends drive cross country to raise stroke awareness

When Tom Ford and Ray Streib pulled into Pittsburgh in Tom's 1967 Dodge Polara a couple of weeks ago for their 40th high school reunion it was more than a cross country drive down Memory Lane, it was...

 
 Public Safety    July 1, 2014

Police seeking suspect in the robbery of Huntington Bank in Carrick on June 23

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Robbery Squad is releasing photographs of the black man who robbed the Huntington Bank at 1817 Brownsville Road in Carrick on Monday, June 23. The black man walked into...

 
 News    July 1, 2014

Community Cornfest lines up entertainment and ATV simulator

The annual Community Cornfest in Carrick’s Phillips Park will be on Saturday, Aug. 23, from noon to 6 p.m. with more than 50 venders. The Cornfest committee announced the finalization of the daylong entertainment. Traditionally beginning with the...

 
 Public Safety    July 1, 2014

Police investigate weekend shootings

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is investigating whether two shootings in Carrick early Saturday morning are connected. Zone 3 police responded to the 1900 block of Brownsville Road at approximately 2:34 a.m. for a report of a man who had been shot....

 
 Government    June 24, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, June 25, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Matthew Bosetti, 2259 Lynnbrook Avenue, 19th Ward, Continued Code 116.1. • Lisa A. and Mark Siyufy, 2760 Amman Street, 19th...

 
 Government    June 17, 2014

Housing Court hearing

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Thursday, June 19, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Eugene Ricciardi’s Courtroom: • Janice and Richard Staszeski, 323 Clover Street, 16th Ward, Code 307.1. All Housing Court cases are...

 
 Meetings    June 17, 2014

Overbrook School project update

Valcott will hold a community meeting on June 30 at 6 p.m. to provide updates on the Overbrook School project. The meeting will be held in Classroom 110 at the Overbrook School Building, 2140 Saw Mill Run Boulevard. According to Valcott’s website,...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    June 10, 2014

Synthetic marijuana bust in Carrick store

A tearful mother said her son’s life was ruined by drugs he bought from a market police say sold synthetic marijuana.  “My son’s demeanor--he was mean, he was nasty,” the woman said at the June Carrick Block Watch meeting. “It affected my...

 
 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 10, 2014

Summer programing at the Carrick branch library

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick has summer activities for kids and adults in the coming weeks. Summer Reading runs through August 9. The library offers Summer Reading programs for children, teens, and adults. Stop in and sign up for a chance...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Carrick Community Day at Phillips Park Field on June 11

Carrick Community Day will take place at Phillips Park Field on Wednesday, June 11 from 3-7p.m. The theme is “It Takes a Community.” More than 20 community groups signed up to share their resources, and all are welcome. There will be a bounce...

 
 Government    June 10, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, June 12, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Jamie and Robert P. Massung, 1119 Amanda Avenue, 29th Ward, Continued Code 304.1. • Dov...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 3, 2014

Zone 3 residents express concerns over safety issues to commander

At the Zone 3 Public Safety Council Meeting of May 21, a Carrick resident said while she has faith in Zone 3, there is a “revolving door” of crime in Carrick and Overbrook. Criminals simply pay the fine and move to another street, she said of her...

 
 Government    June 3, 2014

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, June 5, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Thomas U. Lee, 215 Chalfont Street, 18th Ward, Continued Codes 307.1, 302.4, 304.11, 304.7. • Leah...

 
 Public Safety    June 3, 2014

Carrick store owner arrested for selling synthetic marijuana

After a three-year investigation involving State Police, Zone 3 Officers arrested a Carrick store owner on Thursday, June 29, in connection with a synthetic marijuana operation. A search warrant served at approximately 10:22 a.m. on Zach’s Market...

 
 News    June 3, 2014

Help needed for Carrick Love Your Block project

The Carrick Community Council has been awarded a Love Your Block program grant to beautify Leolyn Parklet and would like some help. Volunteers are needed to paint fences, plant flowers and shrubs, and clean up the area. Volunteers will meet at the...

 
 Front Page    May 27, 2014

So. Pittsburgh area school students design trash cans for litter project

A selected group of Pittsburgh Public School students were invited and encouraged to help in the fight against litter with the City of Pittsburgh, and to have creative and educational fun -- by participating in a pilot awareness campaign, “Litter...

 
 Public Safety    May 27, 2014

Police look for women in hoagie sale scam

In collaboration with the Brentwood Police Department, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is working to identify Carrick residents who have recently placed hoagie orders with a woman who came knocking...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 20, 2014

Services planned at South Side and Hilltop monuments on Memorial Day

On May 5, 1868, the Grand Army of the Republic, which was an organization of Union veterans from the Civil War, established Decoration Day for the nation to decorate the graves of fallen soldiers. The first large observance that year was held at...

 

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