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 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...

 
 By Mia Rupani    Front Page    January 12, 2016

Josephine at 18th intersection will be redesigned

A traffic light will finally be installed at the intersection of S. 18th and Josephine streets in the South Side Slopes following complaints from nearby residents for years, according to Councilman Br...

 
 Front Page    January 5, 2016

Brashear serves record number of families during the holiday season

The Brashear Association continues to set new records for service during its recent holiday assistance campaign. In each year for the past six years, Brashear has consistently provided a greater level of food assistance and toys to more families and...

 
 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...

 
 Opinion    December 22, 2015

Build us a parking garage

One thing conspicuously absent from this dialogue about parking on South Side is a parking garage. It’s so obvious a solution. In the July 8, 2014, South Pittsburgh Reporter (New RPP zone will extend permit parking to 29th St.,...

 
 Opinion    December 1, 2015

Permit parking just a rumor

No rumor to that parking permit Convenient and Safe: How come a visitor’s pass is being used three blocks away from the resident that it is intended for is, that convenient? Being used more than three days a month, actually like every day of the...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    November 24, 2015

Sociable City Plan calls for extended meter parking in S.S.

Over the last three years, the City of Pittsburgh has contracted with the Responsible Hospitality Institute out of California to work with nighttime economy stakeholders across the city to enable entertainment businesses and the neighborhoods they...

 
 Opinion    November 24, 2015

Permit parking in S.S.

The Residential Permit Parking program was created as a way for citizens to take control of congested residential streets and ensure that actual property owners have a convenient and safe place to park in their neighborhoods. It is a citizen driven...

 
 Opinion    November 17, 2015

What parking enforcement

Permit parking in South Side’s KK area was to begin Aug. 1, but unfortunately the signs were not put up until late October. The enforcement was to begin Nov.9. The first day of enforcement someone received a ticket and called Councilman Bruce...

 
 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 3, 2015

Vietnam Veterans Memorial in So. Side will be rededicated on Sunday, Nov. 8

A rededication ceremony will be held at the South Side Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial at noon on Sunday, Nov. 8. The memorial at 18th and E. Carson streets was first dedicated 20 years ago to the eight South Siders who were killed in the Vietnam War....

 
 Front Page    October 27, 2015

Hill Top Methodist Church honored at Bravo! Brashear luncheon

Bravo! Brashear, the annual meeting and luncheon of the Brashear Association, provided an opportunity for the organization to honor, award and announce all at the LeMont Restaurant on Mount...

 
 Lifestyles    October 27, 2015

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

The annual Bravo! Brashear Luncheon held at the LeMont Restaurant drew more than 200 peopl to Mount Washington for the 98th Annual Meeting of the Brashear Association....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    News    October 20, 2015

Slopes residents ask police commander about public safety issues

The October 13 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) began with the new Zone 3 commander, Karen Dixon, introducing herself and answering attendees’ questions. For the last five years, she has worked on the Zone...

 
 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...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 29, 2015

Zone 3 safety council learns more about upcoming citywide meeting

In the absence of Zone 3 Commander Karen Dixon and its president, the Zone 3 Public Safety Council (Z3PSC) learned more about the upcoming citywide public safety meeting and questioned Councilman Bruce Kraus about recent offenses. Vice-president Ron...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 22, 2015

Arlington spray park slated for construction

Arlington residents have been talking about getting a spray park in South Side Playground, known as "The Fort," since 2008 when Mayor Luke Ravenstahl visited the playground and identified it as one...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    September 15, 2015

South Side Planning Forum is updated on latest developments

The Sept. 8 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC) presented by Peter Kreuthmeier. There were no presentations. Mr. Kreuthmeier said the Soffer Organization is continuing to discuss bl...

 
 Meetings    September 8, 2015

Mt. O. City Block Watch meets Sept. 24

The Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch will meet on Thursday, Sept. 24, 7 p.m. at the Ormsby Avenue Cafe, 402 Ormsby Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15210. The agenda will include: locating a permanent meeting place for the block watch should St. John...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 1, 2015

South Side Market House celebrates centennial by opening time capsule

On a beautiful Saturday morning, the 100th anniversary of the South Side Market House becoming a Pittsburgh public property was celebrated with music, food, speeches and the unveiling of the contents...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 11, 2015

Residents seek solutions to rising neighborhood crime

Prompted by rising crime and culminating in the premature closing of the annual St. Basil Parish Festival more than 120 Carrick residents filled the basement of the Zion Christian Church asking for...

 
 Real Estate    July 14, 2015

Real Estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward David Palaski to Mark Lisivick at 2419 Jane St. for $205,000. Richard Pasquintonio to Stephen McNally at 28 Kosciusko Way for $72,000. Florence Kwiatkowski to Anna Grace Holdings LLC at 2513 Leticoe St. for $60,000. Estate of Mary Kuchta...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 7, 2015

Police, community get together after

On the morning of June 22, Tyrone Harris began firing at random in the alleys around Knoxville United Church. About 30 minutes later, after shooting at police on Route 51 after stealing a car and leading officers on a two-mile chase, the 20-year-old...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 7, 2015

SSCC elects board, learns about 311

Annual board elections held during the June 25 open meeting of the South Side Community Council (SSCC) resulted in the reelection to two-year terms of incumbents: Mike McCullough, Barbara Rudiak, Mike Clark, Kathleen Petrillo, Jane Yanosick, and Dan...

 

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