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 Front Page    November 18, 2014 

Mount Washington celebrates partners, neighborhood work

Celebrating its sixth Annual Dinner, the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) took the opportunity to acknowledge work done by the organization’s staff and board and recognize community stakeholders. Newly elected board...

 
 Front Page    November 18, 2014 

Brownsville Road corridor receiving $2.1M for community revitalization

Economic Development South (EDS) has announced $2.1 million in secured funding for investment in the Mount Oliver, Knoxville and Carrick communities. This funding was secured via the Pennsylvania Neighborhood Partnership Program (NPP) tax credit prog...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 18, 2014 

South Side updated at Planning Forum

A brief meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on Nov. 11 consisted mostly of project updates and upcoming events. There were no presentations. In the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC), Peter Kreuthmeier said construction of the...

 
 Real Estate    November 18, 2014 

Real estate transactions for issue of 11-18-14

16th Ward Jeffrey McKean to Kevin Michael Cushin at 38 1/2 Greeley St. for $104,500. Gary Turner to Bon and Kevin Tu Nguyen at 3015 Josephine St. for $25,500. Mary St. Properties LLC to Braulio Silva at 2912 Mary St. for $291,000. 17th Ward KBDH...

 
 Government    November 18, 2014 

South Pittsburgh area Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge James Motznik’s Courtroom: • RAED Investments Inc., 318 Natchez Street, 19th Ward, Continued Codes 302.4, 307.1. The following...

 
 Government    November 18, 2014 

Zoning Board hearings

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 247/14 on...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

City to submit Promise Zone application for So. Pittsburgh neighborhoods

The City of Pittsburgh is going to partner with the Urban Redevelopment Authority on a federal “Promise Zone” application to assist previously neglected parts of South Pittsburgh neighborhoods, along with the Hill District, Hazelwood and other...

 
 School News    November 18, 2014 

Ready Freddy teaming with Arlington PreK-2 to improve the attendance of kindergarteners

Starting this fall, parents of children attending kindergarten at Arlington PreK-2 are receiving friendly supportive calls when their children are absent from school, through a partnership between...

 
 Kids    November 18, 2014 

CLP-Carrick activities

CLP-Carrick programs for youth continue through November and December. Regular programs include: Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales is on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. through December 16. Stories, songs, and more fun activities are designed to...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

Brashear High Extravaganza December 18

Pittsburgh Brashear Holiday Extravaganza is happening Thursday, Dec. 18, from 4-8 p.m. at the school. The evening will be filled with vendors for holiday shopping, with an evening orchestra concert at 6 p.m. and coffee house at 7 p.m. Vendors and...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

Live Nativity planned at the Concord Church

Concord Presbyterian Church’s live Nativity/Open House will take place on Sunday, Dec. 14 from 3-5 p.m. Community members are welcome to come and see the live Nativity and then to visit the church to see the Christmas decorations and have cookies...

 
 Entertainment    November 18, 2014 

Smart Blonde opens at City Theatre

City Theatre continues its 40th anniversary season with a world premiere, commissioned play. Smart Blonde, by Willy Holtzman, directed by Peter Flynn, will run in City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio November 15 – December 21.  From the author of The...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

Readshaw to be honored by state optometric group

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, will be recognized as a Distinguished Legislator by the Pennsylvania Optometric Association at its annual convention Nov. 22 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center. The award is presented to state legislato...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

Costa re-elected leader; Senate Democratic leadership team chosen

Senate Democratic Leader Sen. Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) was re-elected to lead his caucus in the next legislative session. Sen. Costa will be joined by a leadership team that will assist in devising policy solutions on key issues such as job...

 
 News    November 18, 2014 

Fontana elected to serve as Senate Democratic Caucus Chairman

 State Senate Democrats unanimously elected state Senator Wayne D. Fontana (D-Brookline) to serve as Democratic Caucus chairman for the coming two-year legislative session. The caucus chairman sets the daily caucus agenda and leads the discussion...

 
 Calendar    November 18, 2014 

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 By Tom Smith    Front Page    November 11, 2014

$1.5M coming to Allentown for community revitalization program

Things are about to change for the better in Pittsburgh’s Hilltop neighborhood of Allentown with the announcement yesterday of a Neighborhood Partnership Program (NPP) for the community through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    November 11, 2014

Carrick area residents updated on police activity in the neighborhood

Zone 3 crime prevention officer Christine Luffey opened the Carrick Overbrook Block Watch November meeting with updates on recent crime activity in the neighborhoods. She began by talking about the homicide of refuse worker Omar Hodges on Birmingham...

 
 Real Estate    November 11, 2014

Real estate transactions for issue of 11-11-14

16th Ward Nicholas John Casale to Nicole Estock at 2347 Holt St. for $339,000. Michael Kearney to Jeffrey DeCarlo at 2511 Leticoe St. for $38,000. Jeffrey DeCarlo to Hannah Krause trustee and Jose de San Martin trustee at 2511 Leticoe St. for...

 
 Kids    November 11, 2014

Story time continues at Knoxville Library

A new series of Monday morning story times for young children has begun at the Knoxville Library. Come in to explore stories and activities promoting language and listening skills, expanding imaginations and self-image and arousing curiosity about...

 
 News    November 11, 2014

Holiday Swap and Shop at Roosevelt School

Pittsburgh Roosevelt PreK-5 will hold a Holiday Swap and Shop for holiday clothes and shoes on Wednesday, Nov. 19 from 6-7:30 p.m. Gently used dresses, dress pants and shirts, ties, vests, dress shoes and more for adults and children can be donated...

 
 News    November 11, 2014

Hilltop residents can have a free Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 22

A free Thanksgiving Dinner to all Hilltop residents will be provided on Saturday, Nov. 22 beginning at 4 p.m. at the Warrington Recreation Center, 329 E. Warrington Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA15210. The meal is hosted by the Beltzhoover Civic Association...

 
 News    November 11, 2014

Severe Weather Emergency Shelter in effect when temperatures dip

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) Office of Community Services and Pittsburgh Mercy Health System’s Operation Safety Net® will again operate the Severe Weather Emergency Shelter (SWES) this winter for the safety of people...

 
 Government    November 11, 2014

Zoning Board hearings

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 247/14 on...

 

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