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 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    February 24, 2015 

Over-occupancy a problem in some neighborhoods

Increased tenant awareness and steep fines for offenders are among the strategies local officials are considering in an effort to crackdown on over-occupancy violations in South Side neighborhoods....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 24, 2015 

Mt. Oliver trash hauler reports to boro council

There were just enough council members at the Mt. Oliver Borough Council meeting of Feb. 16 for a meeting to occur on the snowy, freezing evening. Absent were: Billie Michener, Nick Viglione, and Barbara Keener. Mayor James Cassidy was also not...

 
 Real Estate    February 24, 2015 

Real estate transactions for issue of 2-24-15

16th Ward John Czapliewicz to Bayview Loan Servicing LLC at 2908 Carey Way for $2,118 by sheriff’s deed. Toni Gorenc to Anna Campbell at 2525 Jane St. for $160,000. Toni Gorenc to Anna Campbell at 2527 Jane St. for $160,000. Hannah Krause trustee e...

 
 Government    February 24, 2015 

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • Anthony Atkins, 502 Grace Street, 19th Ward, Continued Codes 304.7, 304.13, 304.6, 105.1. • Ann S. M...

 
 Government    February 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 51/15 on...

 
 Government    February 24, 2015 

Historic review hearing

The Historic Review Commission of Pittsburgh has scheduled the following hearing in the East Carson Street Historic District for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 1908 E. Carson Street, Mike Alberter,...

 
 News    February 24, 2015 

MWCDC receives $400K grant for Emerald View Park work

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation has received a grant of $400,000 from the Richard King Mellon Foundation to support woodland restoration and trail construction in Emerald View Park (EVP). The two-year grant enables the MWCDC...

 
 News    February 24, 2015 

City releases Education Task Force report, recommendations

After a year of work, Mayor William Peduto’s Education Task Force released a wide-ranging set of policy recommendations designed to foster further collaboration between the City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Public Schools, and support children...

 
 Entertainment    February 24, 2015 

H2Oh! exhibit opening at the Science Center

Pittsburgh’s freshwater rivers are so ubiquitously integrated with the cityscape that it’s easy to forget what a precious resource they are and have been historically. With the spectacular view of the dramatic confluence of Pittsburgh’s three...

 
 News    February 24, 2015 

Sen. Wayne Fontana re-elected vice chairman of PHEAA Board

Representative William F. Adolph, Jr. has been re-elected as chairman of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) Board of Directors. Senator Wayne D. Fontana was re-elected as vice chairman of the board. Representative Adolph has...

 
 News    February 24, 2015 

Pittsburgh marathon inducts three into its Hall of Fame

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. (P3R) has announced its seventh class of inductees to the Pittsburgh Marathon Hall of Fame. The 2015 award recipients with local ties include accomplished marathoners Mary Alico, Terry Stanley and Eric Wilkins...

 
 Calendar    February 24, 2015 

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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    February 17, 2015

South Side groups updated at Planning Forum

Forum Chair Hugh Brannan began the Feb. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum reminding attendees that Ray Gastil, the new city Director of City Planning, will be the guest speaker at next month...

 
 Front Page    February 17, 2015

City facility rental date starts today

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works has announced park shelter reservations will be accepted online and in person starting Tuesday, Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. For the first time in city history, residents and business owners will be able to...

 
 Government    February 17, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 18, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Richard Edward Sharp, 404 Moore Avenue, 30th Ward, Continued Code 116.1. The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for...

 
 Government    February 17, 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 27/15 on...

 
 Kids    February 17, 2015

Kids can learn to speak in public at CLP-Carrick

A Youth Leadership Workshop sponsored by Toastmasters, International which will begin on Saturday, March 7, at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road. The workshop is designed to help children learn to be more comfortable...

 
 Kids    February 17, 2015

Youth activities continue during February, March at CLP-Carrick

Youth activities continue at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. A Youth Chess Tournament will take place on Saturday, Feb. 28 beginning at 10 a.m. Aspiring chess masters in grades K-8 may register to compete in the annual chess tournamen...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Drop Stitch for knitters

Experienced knitters and those just starting out are welcome to join in for Drop Stitch on February 21, from 1 -2:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick. Drop Stitch meets once each month and is an informal knitting group for...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Practice speaking English at the Carrick Library

For those who English is not their first language and would like a place to practice, they are welcome to come to the Carrick library. There they will join other non-native speakers for friendly, low-stress conversation. The program meets at the...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Area students earn PSU Dean's List

South Pittsburgh area students were among those earning Dean’s List honors at The Pennsylvania State University during the fall term. Earning the honors were: Mia C Coelho, University Park Campus; Nicole Duchnowska, University Park Campus; Alicia...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Boilermakers announce 'Guns for Opportunity' initiative in city, county

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and City of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto joined Raymond C. Ventrone, Business Manager of Boilermakers Local 154 and other representatives of the union in announcing the launch of the Boilermakers’ “Gu...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Code for America Fellowship in Pittsburgh

The Code for America Fellowship has officially launched in Pittsburgh. The Fellowship pairs local governments with teams of mid-career, civic-minded technology experts for one year. The governments and fellows explore answers to local challenges by...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Port Authority adds features for commuter ConnectCard

Several new ConnectCard features have launched to make using Port Authority easier and more convenient for both daily commuters and occasional riders.  The new features include automated electronic transfers and the introduction of single-trip...

 
 Front Page    February 10, 2015

Council recruiting members in Carrick

Carrick Community Council (CCC) has a lot planned for this year and they are asking for help to make it happen. Carrick residents are being encouraged to join the council to help make the community a great place to live, work or visit. The tax...

 

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