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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 26, 2016 

Police warn residents about targeted scams, crimes of deception

An April 20 city-wide public safety zone council meeting in the Teamsters Hall in Lawrenceville drew more than 150 residents, public safety personnel, and city/state officials.  The event’s theme was “Keeping Our Neighborhood Treasures Safe.”...

 
 Government    April 26, 2016 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, April 26, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Jebun Neher, 401 Allen Street, 18th Ward, Code 307.1. • Andrea O’Donnell, 113 Diart Street, 18th...

 
 Entertainment    April 26, 2016 

City Theatre announces 2016-17 season of new voices, comedy, unlikely heroes

City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden has announced the full lineup for 2016-2017, the South Side company’s 42nd Season. All six productions in the season are Pittsburgh premieres, including one world premiere, and continue City Theatre’s...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

Carrick Alumni Assoc. to honor two grads

The Carrick High Alumni Association will honor two members of the Class of 1966 as Distinguished Alumni on Sunday, May 22 at the 50th Anniversary Reunion luncheon of the class in the Grand Ballroom of the South Hills Country Club in Whitehall. Dr....

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

Hard hat tour of CLP-Knoxville will show public the renovations

With just a few months remaining until the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville reopens to the public, a preview for community members to tour the building and view the renovation progress. Area residents will have the opportunity on...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

PA Resources Council to resume collecting TVs

A policy clarification by the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) allows the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) to resume collecting televisions at its five remaining hard-to-recycle events in 2016. “The good news is that residents ca...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

'Summer of Learn and Earn' to employ 2,000 youths for second year

Pittsburgh and Allegheny County youths seeking summer jobs may apply for the region’s second “Summer of Learn and Earn” program. Allegheny County, the City of Pittsburgh and the Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board (3RWIB) have joined...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

Citiparks Farmers' Markets will return beginning May 6

The main opening of the first four of seven Citiparks Farmers’ Markets will be the week of May. Three additional markets will open in June. The hours for the markets, and the charges for farmers and other vendors, will remain the same this year as...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

City places a hold on its 2016 property tax appeals

Mayor William Peduto announced a moratorium has been placed on all 2016 property tax assessment appeals initiated by the City of Pittsburgh. This freeze comes in response to evidence that property values have been increasing in certain...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

Online guide helps you sell the food you grow

Grow Pittsburgh, Penn State Extension, and Pittsburgh Food Policy Council have announced the launch of an online resource guide titled An Urban Grower’s Guide: Selling the Food You Grow in Pittsburgh. The goal of the guide is to encourage city...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

Dispose of any unwanted prescription drugs safely

The Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Friday, April 29 at UPMC hospitals and on Saturday, April 30 at the Zone 3 Police Station, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The events provide an opportunity for...

 
 News    April 26, 2016 

PUC initiates safety investigation of 9th Street rail crossing in South Side

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) has ordered an investigation into all safety-related issues involving a crossing in the City of Pittsburgh where 9th Street crosses two mainline tracks of CSX Transportation Inc. The Commission voted...

 
 Calendar    April 26, 2016 

South Pittsburgh Events Calendar

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 Public Safety    April 26, 2016 

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 18, 2016 thru April 24, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Burglary – 400 blk. Griffin St. – 4/21 between 12:00 AM and 7:15 AM – The victim states...

 
 Government    April 26, 2016 

Historic review hearings

The Historic Review Commission of Pittsburgh has scheduled the following hearing in the East Carson Street Historic District for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 729 E. Carson Street, JGWS, LLC, owner,...

 
 Government    April 26, 2016 

Pittsburgh Housing Court cases for May 3-4-5

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Chanel Gallo, 49 Haberman Avenue, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.3. • PA Investment Services, 909 Climax...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 19, 2016

Road closure having detrimental affect on businesses

The cost of the gas and water line replacement along Brownsville Road in Mt. Oliver and Knoxville could be much higher than the $2.6 million estimated for the construction work. Merchants in the 100...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 19, 2016

South Side updated on Works, proposed housing on the Slopes

A 25-minute meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on April 12 featured updates on on-going issues and news of upcoming events. While there were no presentations, audience member Zone 3 Police Commander Karen Dixon reported briefly that the St....

 
 Real Estate    April 19, 2016

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Anthony Paesano to Pittsburgh Real Estate Team Inc. at 2432 Patterson St. for $55,000. 17th Ward Bingham Street Properties LLC to Brian Dormer at 1522 Bingham St. for $590,000. Paul Boatman to Hanxu Fan and Christine Chong at 1106 Freyburg...

 
 Government    April 19, 2016

COMMON HOUSING COURT VIOLATIONS

This is just a short working list of codes & “titles” and is not comprehensive or to be used for anything other than personal reference. All code books are available for purchase through the Bureau of Building Inspection if more information is...

 
 Government    April 19, 2016

South Pittsburgh Housing Court cases for April 19 and April 21

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, April 19, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Chanel Gallo, 49 Haberman Avenue, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.3. • Faye Terry Lachoynne, 139...

 
 Public Safety    April 19, 2016

Beltzhoover shooting is under investigation

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Violent Crime Unit is investigating a double shooting in Beltzhoover on Thursday, April 14. Zone 3 Officers and Paramedics were called to Red’s Bar in the 300 block of E Warrington Avenue for the report of shots...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

Dare to be Green & Clean volunteers needed

Last year's Dare to be Green & Clean volunteers helped Vicki Thomas, a 13 year old 8th grader at Pittsburgh Classical Academy and a resident of the Hilltop, with her annual project. The...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

City to provide free Wi-Fi at recreation, Healthy Active Living centers

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Recreation (Citiparks) and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Innovation & Performance have announced free Wi-Fi will be installed in 22 City of Pittsburgh Community Recreation and Healthy Active Living...

 
 News    April 19, 2016

SHHS Class of '74's 60th birthday celebration

The South Hills High School Class of ’74 is planning a “60th Birthday Celebration” on Saturday, Aug 6 in South Park at the Buffalo Inn. Classmates will get together from noon to 8 p.m. to enjoy reminiscing and catching up. A catered dinner...

 

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