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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 25, 2017 

Borough could see additional businesses

In the absence of council President Amber McGough and vice-president Nick Viglione, the April 17 meeting of Mt. Oliver council was conducted by Councilman Justin Viale. In the public hearings which now occur at the start of meetings, Jorg Gerlach...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 25, 2017 

MAD DADS may soon be mentoring area youth on Hilltop street corners

MAD DADS, clean-ups, graffiti, and squatters were among the topics at the April 17 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council held in the Zone 3 station. Officer Nathan Auvil began the meeting with news that he is working on a Warrington Ave....

 
 Government    April 25, 2017 

This week's So. Pgh. Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, at 1:15 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Stonehendge Partners LLC, 131 Shiloh Street, 19th Ward, Codes 302.4, 304.13, 304.7. The following...

 
 Government    April 25, 2017 

Historic review hearings

The Historic Review Commission of Pittsburgh has scheduled the following hearings in the East Carson Street Historic District for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 1300 Bingham Street, City Theatre,...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Brashear Camp reunion

The 2007 Brashear Camp reunion is set for Saturday, Aug. 5 from 1-5 p.m. at the American Serbian Club, 2524 Sarah Street in South Side. The reunion is for all campers, staff and those who have ever...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Celebration this week will precede closing/expansion of CLP- Carrick

The Carrick community will soon see a dramatic difference in their neighborhood library. In order to serve the growing needs of the area, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will begin renovations on its Carrick location at 1811 Brownsville Road. To...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Data Across Sectors for Health is now available on WPRDC

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) announced that 22 datasets on health determinants and nine datasets related to insurance have been added to the Western Pennsylvania Regional Data Center (WPRDC). The data was collected through a Data...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Disposing of unwanted prescription drugs will help prevent drug abuse

On Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the public will have an opportunity in to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Pills will be accepted for disposal...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mayor adopts 'Rooney Rule' for city hiring

Mayor William Peduto has issued an Executive Order adopting measures to promote diversity in City hiring, similar to an initiative backed by late Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney within the National Football League.  The Executive Order names a...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 
 
 Public Safety    April 25, 2017 

Brothers arrested for Arlington Heights shooting

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Group Violence Intervention Unit arrested Terrence Brown, 29, of Brighton Heights, and Jerome Brown, 30, of Brookline in connection with a shooting in Arlington on Wednesday, April 19. Terrence Brown’s charges...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

Mayor issues Executive Order on tree protection

In honor of Earth Day, Mayor William Peduto issued an Executive Order calling for new ways to protect city trees, which cover 40 percent of Pittsburgh’s land area and are vital to the city’s parks, green spaces and quality of life.  The...

 
 News    April 25, 2017 

City to offer free lead filters for residents

Mayor William Peduto's administration and the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority announced its additional plans for distributing lead filters to interested City residents, through the Safe Water Program. The plans are detailed at...

 
 Calendar    April 25, 2017 

South Pittsburgh Events Calendar

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 18, 2017

Another 'virtual block watch' could be coming to S. Pittsburgh

Warrington Avenue in Allentown may soon have a “virtual block watch” similar to one on Brownsville Road in Carrick. Speaking at the Allentown CDC April meeting, Zone 3 officer Nathan Auvil explained after 14 cameras were installed in a two-block...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 18, 2017

Parking Enforcement District going as expected, could generate $250,000 a year for South Side

By Margaret L. Smykla Contributing Writer The April 11 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the introduction of the Dept. of City Planning’s new neighborhood planner, Felipe Palomo, an architect. He is the replacement for the former...

 
 Front Page    April 18, 2017

Brashear Association has come a long way, baby

Back in 1968, Virginia Slims cigarettes had a slogan with its commercial, "You've come a long way, baby." This slogan reminds me of Brashear Association's 100-year history. My tenure on Brashear...

 
 Government    April 18, 2017

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, April 19, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Lovie and Ronald May, 244 Industry Street, 18th Ward, Codes PM108.1.1, PM302.4, PM307.1. The following Housing Court cases are...

 
 Government    April 18, 2017

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 162/17 on...

 
 Real Estate    April 18, 2017

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Mark Kuhn to Jason and Laura Kasten at 1946 Arlington Ave. for $45,000. Joseph Schanck to Anna Campbell at 2435 2437 Cobden St. and Clover St. for $150,000. Somar Realty LLC to Paul Blinn IV at 90 S. 24th St. for $259,000. Paul Vance to...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

URA approves higher limits for loan program to replace lead service lines

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) will expand its previously approved loan program for replacing lead service lines to make it even more affordable. Previously, at the March 9 meeting, the URA Board approved program guidelines...

 
 Meetings    April 18, 2017

South Siade Park friends to meet

Friends of South Side Park April meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 19, 6 p.m., at the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, 45 S.23rd St #101 Pittsburgh, PA 15203. Those interested in joining the Friends or who have an interest in South Side Park...

 
 Meetings    April 18, 2017

Pathways to Pardons meeting

Pathways to Pardons, an informational meeting concerning the pardon process will be held on Thursday, April 27, 6 p.m., at Hosanna House, 807 Wallace Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15221. Presented by State Senator Jay Costa and Lt. Governor Mike Stack, the...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

St. John Bosco girls go undefeated, again

The St. John Bosco Academy Girls Varsity Basketball team made history again and went undefeated four years in a row and won their fourth consecutive section title and Diocesan Championship. The SJBA...

 
 News    April 18, 2017

Hilltop neighborhoods part of new policing initiative

Mayor William Peduto’s administration and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police are implementing a new community policing program that will get its start in 18 neighborhoods citywide including three on the Hilltop. Commanders in each of the city’s six...

 

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