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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 24, 2015 

Boro announces 2015 street paving program plans

The awarding of the paving contract at the March 16 meeting of Mount Oliver council spells good news for these streets: Kohler St. from Arlington Ave. to Walnut St.; Carl St. from Margaret St. to Bertha St.; Hays St. from Quincy to the City of...

 
 Front Page    March 24, 2015 

Chamber St. Pat's Parade Day plan successful

The South Side Chamber Commerce partnered again with the South Side Bar and Restaurant Association (SSBARA) to coordinate a special transportation and parking services plan for the thousands who celebrated on South Side after the March 14 St. Patrick...

 
 Front Page    March 24, 2015 

Beltzhoover residents will be surveyed to create strategies for neighborhood

In the coming weeks, staff of Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG), a non-profit community development organization working in partnership with the Hilltop Alliance, will be conducting a condition survey of all properties in Beltzhoover....

 
 Government    March 24, 2015 

Zoning Board hearings

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings 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 52/15 on...

 
 Real Estate    March 24, 2015 

Real estate transactions for issue of 03-24-15

16th Ward John McCloskey to Mark William and Paula Angela Leng at 3215 Edwards Way for $103,500. John McCloskey to Mark William and Paula Angela Leng at 3220 Edwards Way for $106,500. Bayview Loan Servicing LLC to Birmingham Holdings LLC at 2120...

 
 Government    March 24, 2015 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, March 26, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Eugene Ricciardi’s Courtroom: • Atallah Khalil, 2823 Jane Street, 16th Ward, Code 105.1. • John and Laura Boehm, 494 Sterling...

 
 Kids    March 24, 2015 

Readings of Number One Sam at local Carnegie libraries

This April, children visiting Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will be introduced to Sam, a competitive race-car-driving dog who learns that some things are more important than being number one. The 2015 selection, Number One Sam, by Philadelphia...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

PA Resources Council will hold special collection events in 2015

Mark your 2015 calendar now for dates to drop off a wide variety of materials – ranging from televisions and computers to household chemicals and usable building materials – at upcoming collections sponsored by the Pennsylvania Resources Council...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

City launches summer internship program

Mayor William Peduto has unveiled plans for the new City of Pittsburgh Summer Internship Program that will be orchestrated by the Department of Personnel & Civil Service Commission. “Education and work experience are the perfect tandem for...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Mayor creates Committee to celebrate Pittsburgh's 200th Anniversary in '16

On March 18, Pittsburgh city government’s 199th birthday, Mayor William Peduto named a committee of more than 25 civic leaders to help him plan events around the 200th anniversary of the city’s incorporation. The 200th Anniversary committee will...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Walk benefits LifeSpan

LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, May 16 at Stage AE in Pittsburgh. One of 75 non-profits chosen to participate in the annual event, LifeSpan is asking...

 
 News    March 24, 2015 

Concord Church spaghetti dinner

Concord Presbyterian Church will host a Board Of Deacons’ Spaghetti Dinner to benefit Deacons Food Pantry on Saturday, April 11, from 4-7. Ticket prices: $9 for adults and $5 for children. Concord Presbyterian Church is located at 1907 Brownsville...

 
 Calendar    March 24, 2015 

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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 17, 2015

City director learns about the concerns at South Side forum

Ray Gastil, the city’s director of the Department of City Planning, was the sole presenter at the March 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. Also in attendance from city government were Councilman Bruce Kraus and neighborhood planner...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    March 17, 2015

Future of Olympia Park building discussed by Mount community

The future of the historic Olympia Park community building was the focus of a small group discussion activity hosted by the Mount Washington Community Development Center (MWCDC) on Wednesday at the Mount Washington Senior Center on Virginia Avenue....

 
 Real Estate    March 17, 2015

Real estate transactions for issue of 03-17-15

16th Ward Helen Jane Anderjack to Douglas Bellon at 3222 Edwards Way for $80,000. Ryan Cain to Elliot Carnevale and Whitney Kazer Carnevale at 2415 Jane St. for $319,300. Phililp Stanson to United Pride Realty LLC at 53 Sterling St. for $50,000....

 
 Government    March 17, 2015

Upcoming hearings coming to Pgh. Zoning Board

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings 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 71/15 on...

 
 School News    March 17, 2015

A+ Schools releases report on what is, isn't working in schools

“What happens in schools matters.” This, according to Carey Harris, Executive Director of A+ Schools, succinctly summarizes the key findings released tonight in a new report from A+ Schools. The report summarized data and analysis of interviews...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Area community groups receive city Love Your Block grants

South Pittsburgh community organizations are among the 15 groups that will receive funding for the eighth round of the City of Pittsburgh’s Love Your Block (LYB) grant program, a servePGH initiative. Through the block revitalization program the...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

St. John Bosco Academy girls take their second Diocesan Championship

The St. John Bosco Academy (formerly Brookline Regional Catholic) Girls JV basketball team went undefeated winning the 2014-2015 Section and Diocesan Championship. The team now has back-to-back...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Link announces candidacy for school board

Tracy Link of Mt. Washington has announced she is a candidate for Pittsburgh Public School Board Director for District 6 which includes Mt. Washington, Banksville, Brookline and Beechview.M Ms. Links was born and raised in Pittsburgh. She has been...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Programs for kids in Carrick

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick continues with programs for toddlers to teens during March. Homework Help is available at the library, a professional tutor will be on hand to help with questions. Homework Help for teens in grades 6-12 is...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Walk benefits LifeSpan

LifeSpan, Inc. – Resources and Services for Seniors is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, May 16 at Stage AE in Pittsburgh. One of 75 non-profits chosen to participate in the annual event, LifeSpan is asking...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Carnegie Library's 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest for Teens

Creative teens with a passion for writing can become published authors through Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Open to all high school students in grades 9 through 12 in Allegheny County, the contest is...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    March 10, 2015

Pittsburgh detective addresses residents

When he joined the police force 21 years ago in 1994, the biggest bragging right was that Pittsburgh was the safest city in America, Detective Calvin Kennedy told members of the Carrick-Overbrook Block Watch at their March meeting. “They hired a...

 

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