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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 17, 2016

Gas line work coming to Slopes

The May 10 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) featured details of the upcoming pipeline replacement project in the Slopes by Peoples Natural Gas. The targeted areas are: Stella St.; Barry St.; top of Mission...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 3, 2016

Next 3 Days will highlight Allentown, Mount Washington

An April 28 community meeting about a weekend summer festival to highlight the Hilltop – its rich history and offerings today and more -- met its organizers’ goal of infusing neighborhood input into the planning process. The first ever...

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Next Fresh Fridays is on May 13

Fresh Fridays, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will take place on Friday, May 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up...

 
 Front Page    April 26, 2016

Next 3 Days will showcase Allentown, Mt. Washington

Next 3 Days (N3D), a showcase for emerging neighborhoods, is coming to Allentown and Mt. Washington June 17-19. An initiative of The Mayor’s Office, the Urban Redevelopment Authority and NEXTPittsburgh, Next 3 Days will not only showcase the...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Resident input wanted for Next 3 Days

Next 3 Days (N3D), a showcase for emerging neighborhoods, is coming to Allentown and Mt. Washington June 17-19. An initiative of The Mayor’s Office, the Urban Redevelopment Authority and NEXTPittsburgh, Next 3 Days will not only showcase the...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 12, 2016

Allentown highlights Next Three Days, potential new homes

Positive developments in Allentown highlighted the April meeting of the Allentown CDC (ACDC) at the Black Forge Coffee House last week. Siena Kane, Warrington Avenue business district manager, began her short presentation by introducing Jill...

 
 Front Page    April 5, 2016

Fresh Fridays starting again on April 8

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

 
 News    March 15, 2016

Free wills and assistance buying side yards is available on Hilltop

Purchasing a vacant city-owned lot on parts of the Hilltop is getting a little easier, at least in the wallet. The Hilltop Alliance has expanded its program to Side Yard Program to include: Allentown, Arlington, Beltzhoover, Knoxville and Mt. Oliver...

 
 News    March 15, 2016

Allentown, Beltzhoover kids can go to Spring Break Camp for free

Spring Break Camp is being offered at Warrington Recreation Center for kids in grades K-5. Activities will include making tropical fruit smoothies, playing beach volleyball, coconut bowling, Hula dancing and more. There will also be an Island Beach...

 
 News    March 8, 2016

Industry on Industry bringing artists to Allentown

This month, the Hilltop Alliance is launching a new, innovative program, “Industry on Industry,” which will bring artists and makers to a large warehouse space in Allentown. The 20,000 sq. ft. building, currently home to a cabinetmaker,...

 
 News    February 23, 2016

New program encourages artists to locate in Allentown

This month, the Hilltop Alliance is launching a new, innovative program, “Industry on Industry,” bringing artists and makers to a large warehouse space in Allentown. The 20,000 sq. ft. building, which is currently home to a cabinetmaker,...

 
 News    February 16, 2016

Flag pole damaged in hit and run accident

The flag pole erected by the Mount Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch at the intersection of Mountain and Wagner streets has been damaged by a hit-and-run driver. According to Suzanne Photos, block watch organizer, it appears someone hit the flag...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 2, 2016

St. John Vianney Church closure could impact food pantries

As of now, the food pantry at Saint John Vianney Parish, and Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop, will continue at the parish site until a decision is rendered otherwise.  That is according to volunteer Mary Fleisner, who coordinates the food pantry, and...

 
 Front Page    February 2, 2016

Latest Hilltop farm plans explained at Mount Oliver City Block Watch

The proposed Hilltop Farm Master Plan was the main focus of the Jan. 28 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch held in the Ormsby Avenue Cafe. The meeting drew about 80 attendees. Aaron...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 26, 2016

Slopes association will survey area residents concerning neighborhood

The January 19 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) featured a neighborhood survey, update on trail signs in South Side Park, and news on renovations at the Giant Eagle on Wharton St.  The meeting was...

 
 Meetings    January 26, 2016

Updates Hilltop Farm Master Plan at Mt. O. City block watch meeting

The Mt. Oliver/St. Clair Block Watch and the Hilltop Alliance will make a public presentation of the Hilltop Farm Master Plan at the block watch’s regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 28, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Ormsby Avenue Café, 402 Ormsby Avenue. A...

 
 News    January 19, 2016

Updates Hilltop Farm Master Plan at block watch meeting

The Mt. Oliver/St. Clair Block Watch and the Hilltop Alliance will make a public presentation of the Hilltop Farm Master Plan at the block watch's regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 28, 7-8:30 p.m. at...

 
 Front Page    December 22, 2015

Reporter editor will lead Brasher Board

New officers were installed at the December meeting of the Board of Directors of The Brashear Association. The South Pittsburgh community service agency will be led by Tom Smith, the editor and publisher of The South Pittsburgh Reporter. Mr. Smith...

 
 News    December 8, 2015

Beltzhoover residents can get help with wills and side yards

The Hilltop Alliance (HA) will provide assistance to Beltzhoover residents interested in receiving personal wills and acquiring side yards from the City of Pittsburgh. The Beltzhoover Blight Fight Grants Program, was announced on Thursday, Dec. 3 to...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    December 1, 2015

Hilltop organizations get to brag a little about their accomplishments

Each year the Hilltop Alliance (HA) brings together member organizations along with neighborhood stakeholders to spread the word on the good work being accomplished on the Hilltop by their groups....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    December 1, 2015

Mt. O. City/St. Clair Block Watch gets updates on urban farm, crime, gardens

The project at Mountain and Fisher streets, local crime update, and the proposed urban farm were among the topics at the Nov. 19 Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch meeting. It was held at the Ormsby Avenue Café. Block watch coordinator Suzanne...

 
 Meetings    November 17, 2015

Mt. O. City Block Watch meets Nov. 19

Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch meeting on Thursday, Nov. 19 at the Ormsby Avenue Café, 402 Ormsby Avenue. Officer Christine Luffey, representatives from Councilman Bruce Kraus’ office and the Hilltop Alliance will be on the podium. A...

 
 News    November 10, 2015

Final Fresh Friday of the year will be on Friday, Nov. 13

The final Fresh Fridays of the year, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, will be on Friday, Nov. 13. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    October 27, 2015

Allentown homeowners getting help

Two new initiatives around restoring neighborhood properties were the focus of the Allentown Community Development Corporation meeting at the Black Forge Coffee Shop last Monday. The first initiative aims to rehabilitate tax delinquent properties in...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 6, 2015

Flagpole, urban farm projects moving forward in Mt. O. City

The Sept. 24 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch featured updates on the flagpole at the intersection of Mountain Ave. and Wagner St.; the project at the corner of Mountain and Fisher streets; and the proposed urban farm on the...

 

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