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 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 27, 2015 

Chief McLay speaks to Z-3 safety council about police matters

New police Chief Cameron McLay was one of the discussants at a packed January 21 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council. Other officers in attendance included Zone 3 commander designate Larry Scirotto, crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey,...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    January 27, 2015 

Hillcrest Senior Residences may begin on Browsville by November

Sixty-six high-end apartments for the 62-plus set will be available on the Hilltop about two years from now, if all goes as planned. One of the country's largest nonprofit developers plans a $15...

 
 Government    January 27, 2015 

South Pittsburgh area Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 28, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Barry Willig, 2822-2824 Salisbury Street, 16th Ward, Continued Code 115.1. • Michael Knight, 208 Kearsarge Street, 19th Ward,...

 
 News    January 27, 2015 

Councilman Kraus will seek third term on council

Pittsburgh’s City Council President Bruce A. Kraus has announced his campaign for re-election. “I am excited to announce my bid for re-election.” said Mr. Kraus who is serving his second term on council, “Through public private partnerships,...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 20, 2015

Slopes to focus on projects

A New Year’s General Meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) on Jan. 13 focused on committees, and how they can be more effective. The meeting was held in the main lounge of the St. Paul of the Cross Retreat Center. Among...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 20, 2015

South Side Planning Forum hears updates on neighborhood concerns

The January 13 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum began with the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC). DRC Chair Tracy Myers said three candidate firms made presentations for a new development of four or five three-story townhouses...

 
 News    January 20, 2015

South Side VFW Post 6675 renamed to honor local man

South Side VFW Post 6675 underwent a change on Saturday when they became the Sgt. James P. Cryster Memorial VFW Post 6675. Sgt. James Perry Cryster III, a South Side resident, died in Vietnam on...

 
 News    January 20, 2015

11th Annual South Side Soup Contest on Saturday, Feb. 21

The popular South Side Soup Contest will celebrate its 11th year at the 2015 Soup Contest on Saturday, Feb. 21, from noon to 3 p.m. This year will feature 25 restaurants paired with business or...

 
 News    January 20, 2015

Learn to make Pop Des Fleur for South Side site locations

The South Side Community Council’s Green N’ At Committee is working with the Fiber Arts Guild to have the South Side as a testing installation site for the Pop des Fleur program. Pop des Fleur primarily uses colorful recycled materials to bring...

 
 Government    January 20, 2015

South Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 22, at 10:00 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Eugene Ricciardi’s Courtroom: • Ralph W. Busha, 2414 Patterson Street, 16th Ward, Continued Code 302.7. • Joshua M. and Susan D....

 
 News    January 20, 2015

Prince of Peace Lenten series

Prince of Peace Parish will present a seven-session series during Lent to listen to teachings and explore answers to questions about God and finding ultimate purpose in life. The program will begin with dinner each evening at the Prince of Peace...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    January 13, 2015

Chief McLay addresses photo controversy in Carrick

Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay says he regrets not communicating better to his staff after he was photographed with a sign stating, “I Resolve to Challenge Racism at Work:...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    January 13, 2015

Gas line replacement work begins this week in the South Side Flats

A Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania project to replace one mile of natural gas main line with plastic pipe in South Side was presented at the Brashear Center on Jan. 6. The hour-long presentation was conducted by company and project officials. City...

 
 Government    January 13, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 15, at 10:30 a.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Olbrice Beckom, 514 Freeland Street, 18th Ward, Continued Code 302.4. • Jasmane Miller, 28 Nobles...

 
 Meetings    January 13, 2015

Planning Forum meets tonight at Brashear Center

The South Side Planning Forum will hold its first meeting of 2015 today, Tuesday, Jan. 13 at 5:30 p.m. at the Brashear Center, 2005 Sarah Street, South Side. The agenda will include any presentations, and committee reports including the Development...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Seniors get new exercise equipment at South Side Market House senior center

City residents 60 and over, or with a spouse 60 and over, are welcome to come to the South Side Market House where they have a sew state of the art exercise room. The new equipment includes user...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Chamber hosting networking event for Cupid race

The South Side Chamber of Commerce will host a “Happy Hour” networking event on Thursday, Jan. 15 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Dollar Bank South Side location, 1712 East Carson Street. Local business people and community members are welcome to come,...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Late night Work Nights

CLP - South Side will host another in a series of extended hours “Work. Nights.” on February 5. With hours from 6 p.m. until midnight, entrepreneurs can come in to network, connect with other innovators and research their ideas in a creative...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Rep. Wheatley named minority Finance Committee chairman

State Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, was sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 6, to his seventh term representing Pittsburgh’s 19th Legislative District and will begin serving in the key post of minority chairman of the House Finance Committee. Mr. Wheatley...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    January 6, 2015

New manager sparks interest in Warrington Avenue

East Warrington Avenue in Allentown had been known for years as a connecting route between South Side and Rt. 51 or Mount Washington. Considered a bumpy shortcut between South Hills neighborhoods and...

 
 Government    January 6, 2015

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 300/14 on...

 
 Government    January 6, 2015

Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 7, at 8:00 a.m. in Pittsburgh Municipal Court: • Larry Friend, 407 Kambach Street, 18th Ward, Code 116.1. • Richard Edward Sharp, 404 Moore Avenue, 30th Ward, Code 116.1. The...

 
 Meetings    January 6, 2015

SSSNA meeting Jan. 13

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s first general meeting of the year will take place at St. Paul of the Cross Monastery Retreat Center at on Tuesday, Jan. 13 beginning at 7 p.m. Meeting Topics will include: Goal Planning for the New...

 
 Entertainment    January 6, 2015

City Theatre to present premiere of Mr. Joy

City Theatre finishes the first-half of its 40th anniversary season with a world premiere, solo play, Mr. Joy, by Daniel Beaty, directed by Lou Jacob, will run on City Theatre’s Mainstage January 24 – February 15, 2015. Mr. Joy examines a Harlem...

 

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