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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 6, 2016 

Zone 3 should be up to 107 officers in the new year

The officials in attendance at the Nov. 16 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council were city Council President Bruce Kraus, Acting Police Chief Scott Schubert, Commander Karen Dixon, and Officer Christine Luffey. The meeting was conducted by...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 29, 2016

Community group asks for action on wish list given to councilman

The former Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch held its first meeting on Nov. 17 since changing its name to the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group. The meeting was held in the Ormsby Avenue Café. “We’re coming into the twenty-first cent...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    November 22, 2016

CCC elects board members, hears of new transit changes

Three board nominees were elected prior to a presentation on Port Authority’s changes for 2017 at last Monday’s Carrick Community Council (CCC) meeting in the Concord K5 auditorium. Board nominees Rich Dervin, Linda Donahue, and Sherry Loy...

 
 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...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Artists, makers wanted

Artists and makers are wanted for the annual market during Small Business Saturday in Allentown on November 26. As part of the festivities taking place in the Hilltop, Allentown will be hosting an artist/maker market at 831 E. Warrington during...

 
 Front Page    October 18, 2016

Allentown to highlight business district in response to Port Authority detour

While Port Authority of Allegheny County's temporary detour of all inbound bus and T routes through Allentown might be an inconvenience to passengers south of Pittsburgh, they can expect a unique...

 
 Front Page    October 11, 2016

Residents express their concerns over parking on Allentown streets

Contentious at times, supportive at others and hopeful in the end, the quarterly meeting of the Allentown CDC (ACDC) had residents expressing their opinions concerning changes in the neighborhood. First on the agenda was discussion about the...

 
 Front Page    October 11, 2016

Fresh Fridays on Hilltop is this week on Oct. 14

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, Oct. 14. 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. until supplies...

 
 Opinion    October 11, 2016

Don't compare us to Lawrenceville

I am writing in response to some quotes in last week’s article “Residents get to talk directly with Zone 3 Commander about issues” (South Pittsburgh Reporter, Oct. 4, 2016) I have to disagree with the quote, “the Hilltop is light years away...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 4, 2016

Progress slowed on urban farm while HUD considers sale

A new name emerged from the Sept. 22 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch: the organization will now be known as the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group. Attendees voted to adopt a broader name that would encompass the broader...

 
 News    October 4, 2016

Next Fresh Fridays will be Oct. 14 on the Hilltop

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, Oct. 14. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 Front Page    September 27, 2016

'Make it Happen' seminar for businesses planned in Allentown

Allentown Business District is hosting a “Make It Happen” seminar for business owners to assist in advancing their sales and sustaining customer growth.  The program will be held on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 8- 10 a.m. at 831 E. Warrington Ave....

 
 Front Page    September 6, 2016

Next Fresh Fridays will be Sept. 9 on the Hilltop

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, Sept. 9. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 16, 2016

Allentown explores parking issues, hears from District Judge King

The August quarterly public meeting of the Allentown CDC had public safety and neighborhood parking as main focuses last week. Guest speakers included Liz Style from the Pittsburgh Dept. of Public Safety and District Magisterial J udge Richard King....

 
 News    August 16, 2016

Allentown couple raising money to create Warrington Avenue parklet

Allentown residents Jolie and Bobby Valentine are raising money to build a public parklet in the empty lot next to Paisano's Pizza at 819 E. Warrington Avenue, incorporating both greenspace and art...

 
 Front Page    August 9, 2016

Fresh Fridays coming up on Aug. 12

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, Aug. 12. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    July 26, 2016

MWCDC monthly forum provides public safety update of the Mount

A neighborhood crime update, an innovative solution to the city’s vacant lots, and an overview of the area’s Big Brothers Big Sisters program were the highlights of this month’s Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC)...

 
 Front Page    July 5, 2016

Fresh Fridays this week on July 8 in Allentown

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, July 8. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 Front Page    June 21, 2016

N3D was a lot of fun

Day two of Next 3 Days (N3D) took place on Saturday and included a family-friendly festival with music, food, fun and even goats in Grandview Park. In addition, neighborhood groups, local businesses,...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    June 7, 2016

MWCDC prepares for changes in the way they operate

The May Community Forum of the Mt. Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) included a celebration of departing staff members and updates concerning the future of the organization. Talia Piazza, MWCDC Parks and Conservation Committee...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 7, 2016

Mt. Oliver City block watch considers name change, updated on farm project

The status of the proposed Hilltop Farm & Homes development on the former 556-unit St. Clair Village housing site was the focus of the May 26 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch....

 
 Front Page    June 7, 2016

Fresh Fridays this week on June 10 in Allentown

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, June 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 

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