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 News    August 23, 2016  
 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...

 
 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...

 

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