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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    August 19, 2014 

Program works to remedy code enforcement problems

Realizing one aspect of a stable neighborhood is well maintained homes and properties, the Hilltop Alliance began a code enforce-ment taskforce to identify problems in the neighborhoods and help...

 
 Front Page    August 19, 2014 

Annual Community Cornfest features food, family friendly fun in Carrick

Join in fun at the family friendly annual Community Cornfest under the great oak trees at Carrick’s Phillips Park on Saturday, Aug. 23 from noon to 6 pm. Friends and neighbors are welcome to join in for a day of musical entertainment for adults...

 
 Real Estate    August 19, 2014 

Real Estate transactions for issue of 8/19/14

16th Ward Glenn Gasiorowski to Jon Richards at 2407 Burham St. for $7,500. Andrew Meyer et al. to Christian Kinkela and Shelby Silberman at 2402 Cobden St. for $88,000. Estate of Michael Mikula to Premier R E Solutions LLC at 3116 Jane St. for $42,00...

 
 Government    August 19, 2014 

This week's So. Pgh. Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 21, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • ET & ST Investments, LLC, 25 Millbridge Street, 18th Ward, Code 307.1. • Amil Sultic, 216 Cedarhurst...

 
 Opinion    August 19, 2014 

Put your tax dollars to work

We pay taxes to keep our city, state and country running smoothly. But where does it all go? And who decides what our priorities are for spending those dollars? We do that (and more!) with our City of Pittsburgh Operating and Capital budgets. The...

 
 News    August 19, 2014 

South Sider to celebrate her 100th birthday

Martha Lech, a life-long resident of Enon Way in South Side, and a life-long member of Prince of Peace Parish (St. Adalbert's) celebrates her 100th birthday on August 25. She is the only surviving...

 
 News    August 19, 2014 

So. Pgh. groups get Love Your Block grants

Fourteen organizations that will receive funding for the seventh round of the Love Your Block (LYB) grant program, a servePGH initiative. Through the block revitalization program, in partnership with The Home Depot Foundation, Peoples Gas and PNC,...

 
 News    August 19, 2014 

Pasta celebration

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of San Giorgio® pasta. To commemorate this milestone, San Giorgio is launching a pasta recipe contest and celebrating with festivities in Baltimore, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and surrounding neighborhoods...

 
 News    August 19, 2014 

State legislative committee discusses Allegheny County Crime Lab funding

A joint hearing of the state Senate and House Democratic Policy committees explored ways to restore $2.9 million in state reimbursements for law enforcement services for Allegheny County’s Forensic Science Crime Laboratory. The rare joint hearing...

 
 Calendar    August 19, 2014 

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 Opinion    August 19, 2014 

Letters to the Editor submission guidelines

Letters to the Editor may be submitted by: • Email to tsmith@sopghreporter.com • Mail to PO Box 4285, Pittsburgh, PA 15203 • By Fax at 412-488-8011 The South Pittsburgh Reporter reserves the right to edit letters for length and accuracy....

 
 Public Safety    August 19, 2014 

Police seek suspect in robbery of Shiloh Street Subway shop

Pittsburgh Police are seeking assistance from the public in identifying a man suspected of robbing the Subway Sandwich Shop at 219 Shiloh St. on August 16. According to the investigation, he showed...

 
 Government    August 19, 2014 

August 26 Housing Court cases

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 26, at 1:15 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • Ralph P. St. Clair, 133 Amabell Street, 19th Ward, Code 302.7. • Alliance PA Holdings LLC, 428...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    August 12, 2014

Police recommend 'virtual' block watch in Carrick

While Block Watch groups have relied on neighbors' eyes and ears to deter crime, Pittsburgh police are now asking Carrick-Overbrook residents to pilot a virtual block watch by mounting home...

 
 Front Page    August 12, 2014

City will provide extra parking for those using bikes to commute to work

Mayor William Peduto’s administration is providing new daily parking options for bike commuters who use the Eliza Furnace Trail. Parking restrictions put into place in advance of construction of a new protected bike lane on Saline Street in...

 
 Real Estate    August 12, 2014

Real Estate transactions for issue of 8/12/14

16th Ward Kaja Holdings LLC to Bangladesh American Enterprises LLC at 433 Ormsby Ave. for $10,000. 17th Ward Joshua Lyons to Kristofer Takach at 910 Bingham St. for $215,800. Jenna Klingenberg to Jonathan Huska at 1325 Breed St. for $232,000. Mary...

 
 Government    August 12, 2014

Zoning Board hearing

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearing of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 194/14 on...

 
 Opinion    August 12, 2014

We need a better response to the problem

We have no desire to engage in an ongoing debate with Bruce Kraus about what was or wasn’t said or done about the issue of speeding on Pius Street, so this will be our last letter to The Reporter on the subject. It is disappointing to find that the...

 
 News    August 12, 2014

Rudiak calls for investigation of sale price of Cork Factory Lofts

Pittsburgh City Councilmember Natalia Rudiak has asked Mayor William Peduto to investigate the recent undisclosed sale price of the Cork Factory Lofts in the Strip District.  Rather than a traditional deed transfer, some buyers avoid paying...

 
 News    August 12, 2014

Worm composting workshop in S.S.

PRC will be holding a worm composting workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at the CCI Center in South Side from 6:30-8 p.m. Worm composting is an easy way to recycle organic kitchen waste into a valuable and nutrient-rich soil fertilizer. All...

 
 News    August 12, 2014

Seniors celebrate birthdays with luau

Allentown Senior Center's "Luau" party recently brought more than 80 older adults to the Hilltop center. Amidst grass skirts, flowered shirts, conga-line dancing, games, and prizes, Loretta Marburger...

 
 Health    August 12, 2014

Free cataract, eye screening at LifeSpan

LifeSpan’s Knoxville Community Resource Center is hosting a Free Eye and Cataract Screening conducted by the Cataract & Laser Institute of Pennsylvania on Friday, Sept. 19, at 10 a.m. This event is sponsored by the Central Elizabeth Lions Club....

 
 Entertainment    August 12, 2014

City Theatre presenting The Pajama Men

City Theatre wraps up August with the Pittsburgh debut of award-winning sketch comedians The Pajama Men, performing their brand new show Just the Two of Each of Us. This City Events special presentation will run on City Theatre’s Mainstage August 2...

 
 Entertainment    August 12, 2014

Harmony Singers launch season

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh, a South Hills choral group, will launch its 2014-2015 season on Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. with an ice cream social for returning and prospective members. The event will take place at the Brightwood Christian...

 
 News    August 12, 2014

Moody's upgrades Pittsburgh bond rating

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the outlook on Pittsburgh’s bond rating last week, following their first meeting with Mayor William Peduto and other administration officials. Moody’s moved the city’s rating up from A1 (Stable Outlook) to A...

 

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