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 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 8, 2014

Annual Preservation Ball successful for 11th year

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, declared the 11th annual Preservation Ball held recently in the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg was “a complete and unconditional success.” This year’s ball included more than 225 attendees from as far...

 
 Meetings    March 25, 2014

Molchany, Readshaw on the Slopes

Meet The Candidates for the new 36th Legislative District at The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s Special Meeting on Tuesday, April 15, 7 p.m., at St. Paul’s Retreat Center, 147 Monastery Avenue. State representatives Erin Molchany...

 
 News    March 18, 2014

Readshaw bill advances out of House committee

Last week, the House Judiciary Committee voted unanimously to move House Bill 1925 out of committee. The bill, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, would provide for the right to dispose of a person’s remains. “After discussions...

 
 Front Page    February 25, 2014

Mt. Oliver collects on past taxes, swears in three full time officers

Snow and the salt to clear it was a primary topic at the Feb. 17 meeting of Mount Oliver council. Councilman Nick Viglione was absent. The evening began with Mayor James Cassidy swearing in new full-time police officers Adam J. Candioto, Patrick J....

 
 Front Page    February 18, 2014

Boundaries of 36th District are going to change

Change is coming to the 36th Legislative District currently represented by State Rep. Harry Readshaw. The 2010 census identified a loss of population in the greater Pittsburgh area and a gain in the...

 
 News    February 11, 2014

Readshaw bill on licensing boards was signed into law

House Bill 261, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, was signed into law on February 4 as Act 6 of 2014. The law gives specific authority to all 29 licensing boards and commissions within the Department of State’s Bureau of...

 
 News    February 11, 2014

House adopts Random Acts resolution

The House of Representatives this week unanimously adopted a resolution introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, declaring the week of Feb. 10 - 16 as Random Acts of Kindness Week in Pennsylvania. House Resolution 608 marks the 20th...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 4, 2014

Officials discuss challenges of limiting liquor licenses in S.S.

Efforts to manage the proliferation of alcohol establishments in the South Side Flats often encounter a brick wall: a mixture of politics, regulations, bureaucracy, legalities, and well-funded opposition forces who can afford specialized legal...

 
 Meetings    January 28, 2014

Liquor license saturation topic in S.S.

The South Side Community Council is planning its “Second in a Series” public safety meetings on Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street. The topic for this session is the saturation of liquor licenses on...

 
 Meetings    January 21, 2014

S. Side Community Council plans public safety meeting

The South Side Community Council is planning its “Second in a Series” public safety meetings on Thursday, Jan. 30 at a site to be determined. The topic for this session is the saturation of liquor licenses on South Side and its effect on South...

 
 News    January 21, 2014

Readshaw bill allowing licensing bureaus to collect fines approved

House Bill 261, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, was approved by the Senate and now awaits the governor’s signature. The bill would provide specific authority to all 29 licensing boards and commissions within the Department of...

 
 News    January 14, 2014

Gettysburg superintendent is honored by state representatives

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, and state Rep. Dan Moul, R-Adams/Franklin, recently honored James R. Kirby upon his retirement as superintendent of Gettysburg National Military Park. “Superintendent Kirby was responsible for preparing...

 
 Front Page    January 7, 2014

Readshaw receives Four Chaplains Legion of Honor Award

The Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation has recognized state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, with its award, the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor. Retired state Rep. Tom Tigue, a retired U.S. Marine...

 
 News    December 31, 2013

Readshaw resolutions honor Pittsburgh first responders

The state House of Representatives unanimously adopted three resolutions introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, honoring emergency responders in the city of Pittsburgh. “The first responders in the city are always willing to put...

 
 News    November 26, 2013

House adopts resolution for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has unanimously adopted H.R. 558, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny. The resolution declares Dec. 7 as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Pennsylvania. “On a serene morning some 72 years...

 
 News    November 26, 2013

House resolution honors Marine Corps with day

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously adopted H.R. 387, introduced by Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny. The resolution declares Nov. 10 as Marine Corps Day in Pennsylvania. The date is significant as it coincides with the founding of...

 
 News    November 19, 2013

House adopts Rep. Readshaw resolution on homelessness

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously adopted H.R. 386, introduced by Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny. The resolution declares Nov. 17-23 as Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week in Pennsylvania. The National Coalition for the...

 
 News    November 19, 2013

Rep. Readshaw resolution honors Marines

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously adopted H.R. 387, introduced by Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny. The resolution declares Nov. 10 as Marine Corps Day in Pennsylvania. The date is significant as it coincides with the founding of...

 
 News    November 19, 2013

Readshaw bill advances to House

House Bill 263, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, Democratic chairman of the House Professional Licensure Committee, was unanimously approved by the House Professional Licensure Committee. The bill would require licensees of all...

 
 News    November 19, 2013

Readshaw bill permitting licensing bureaus to collect fines moves to full Senate

House Bill 261, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, Democratic chairman of the House Professional Licensure Committee, was approved by the Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Committee. The bill would provide...

 
 News    November 5, 2013

Rep. Readshaw: Vets should register their discharge papers

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny co-sponsored H.R. 493, which declared Nov. 1 as “Veterans Record Your Discharge Day” in Pennsylvania. The resolution was unanimously adopted by the House earlier this month. The resolution encourages all...

 
 News    October 15, 2013

Ride to Gettysburg draws more than 400 cyclists

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, hosted his 13th annual “Ride to Gettysburg” on Sept. 28. More than 400 participated in the ride from the fountain on Commonwealth Avenue in Harrisburg to Gettysburg. Rep. Readshaw and his riders, called...

 
 News    September 24, 2013

Readshaw's Raiders 'Ride to Gettysburg'

State Rep. Harry Readshaw’s “Readshaw’s Raiders” and motorcycle riders from around Pennsylvania are preparing their bikes for their annual “Ride to Gettysburg.” The 2013 journey from Harrisburg to Gettysburg is set to begin near the...

 
 Front Page    August 13, 2013

Community Cornfest this Saturday in Carrick's Phillips Park

Join in fun at the family friendly annual Community Cornfest under the great oak trees at Carrick’s Phillips Park on Saturday, Aug. 17 from noon to 6 pm. Friends and neighbors are welcome to join...

 

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