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 Front Page    June 21, 2016 

N3D was a lot of fun

Day two of Next 3 Days (N3D) took place on Saturday and included a family-friendly festival with music, food, fun and even goats in Grandview Park. In addition, neighborhood groups, local businesses,...

 
 Front Page    June 14, 2016

Hilltop Next 3 Days features music, food in weekend showcase

The second installment of the NEXT 3 Days (N3D) event series will take place June 17 – 19 in the city's Hilltop neighborhoods of Mt. Washington and Allentown. N3D is an initiative created by the...

 
 News    June 14, 2016

Citiparks outdoor pools open June 14

Citiparks will open 16 outdoor swimming pools for the summer season and six spray parks for daily operation today, Tuesday, June 14. The Citiparks pools are in Highland Park, Riverview Park, Schenley Park, Banksville, Bloomfield, Brighton Heights,...

 
 Public Safety    June 14, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 29, 2016 thru June 5, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Stolen/recovered auto – 80 blk Haberman Ave. – between 5/29 at 8:30 PM and 5/30 at 2:00 AM –...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    June 7, 2016

MWCDC prepares for changes in the way they operate

The May Community Forum of the Mt. Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) included a celebration of departing staff members and updates concerning the future of the organization. Talia Piazza, MWCDC Parks and Conservation Committee...

 
 News    June 7, 2016

Farmers' Market checks distribution is in area senior centers on June 14

Allegheny County Department of Human Services Area Agency on Aging (AAA) will be administering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program. This program benefits eligible older adults by providing a set of four checks for a total of $20 to purchase...

 
 News    June 7, 2016

Next 3 Days to feature concert, contests in Allentown, Mt. Wash.

Next 3 Days is coming to Allentown and Mt. Washington as a three-day showcase of emerging neighborhoods and to promote affordable housing in the neighborhoods. The program will highlight neighborhood culture, businesses and amenities. N3D will kick...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 31, 2016

Preventable crimes discussed at May's Public Safety meeting

The May 16 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting began with a Mt. Washington resident complaining about vandalism in Grandview Park. He said youngsters try to break newly planted trees and set the port-a-johns on fire, among other destructive acts. Th...

 
 News    May 31, 2016

N3D will feature a block party and a Hilltop Bake Off with Rick Sebak

Next 3 Days is coming to Allentown and Mt. Washington as a three-day showcase of emerging neighborhoods and to promote affordable housing in the neighborhoods. The program will highlight neighborhood culture, businesses and amenities. N3D will kick o...

 
 News    May 31, 2016

City files application for $50 M Federal transportation initiative

The City of Pittsburgh, with the assistance of dozens of local and national public and private organizations, has filed its application for the Smart City Challenge, a federal initiative that will provide the winning city $50 million to build technol...

 
 Public Safety    May 24, 2016

Mt. Washington man arrested following shooting on S. Side

A Mount Washington man was arrested in South Side following a shooting and foot pursuit early Friday morning. At approximately 2:05 a.m. a police officer working a secondary detail reported shots fired near S. 13th Street and E. Carson Street. He...

 
 Meetings    May 24, 2016

Mount forum Thursday, May 26

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s May Community Forum, originally scheduled for May 19, has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 26 at the Mount Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue....

 
 Public Safety    May 24, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 16, 2016 thru May 22, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by Deception (scam) – 500 blk. Meridan St. – 5/17 at 12:55 PM – The victims received a...

 
 Meetings    May 17, 2016

Mount forum this Thursday

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s May Community Forum, originally scheduled for May 19, has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 26 at the Mount Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue....

 
 News    May 17, 2016

This year's Spring Redd Up removes 500 tons of litter

Reports from communities for area Redd Ups in March, April and May indicate spring cleanups attracted 22,500 to 25,000 volunteers who removed 450 to 500 tons of litter. An estimated 450 to 500 communities in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and beyond...

 
 News    May 17, 2016

Volunteers welcome to help Grandview Park playground

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s Grandview Park playground beautification project, sponsored through a the City of Pittsburgh Love Your Block Grant, has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 21. The event will start at 10 a.m....

 
 Entertainment    May 17, 2016

City Theatre Momentum series will feature four plays in different stages

City Theatre has announced the lineup for the theatre’s annual Momentum: New Plays at Different Stages Festival, June 2-5. This year’s Momentum series will feature exclusive presentations of works by Liza Birkenmeier (Carnegie Mellon Drama...

 
 Entertainment    May 17, 2016

Harmony Singers will perform at Carnegie Hall in New York

On May 28, the Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh will join six choirs from Arizona, Georgia, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Texas, and Washington at Carnegie Hall in New York City to perform a concert featuring co-conductor Mark Hayes conducting...

 
 Public Safety    May 17, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 9, 2016 thru May 16, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from Vehicle – 800 blk. Southern Ave. – between 5/11 at 9:00 PM and 5/12 at 6:32 AM –...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Local filmmaker's short films to screen at Pittsburgh Filmmakers

Steve “Stevo” Parys’ newest short films, Lightheaded and Breakage, will screen on Tuesday, May 10 at the Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ Film Kitchen’s Melwood Screening Room in Oakland. A reception starts at 7 p.m., with Mr. Parys’ films, along...

 
 News    May 10, 2016

Suggestions needed for names of the Emerald View Park trails

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation is working with the City of Pitts burgh to develop name recommendations for the Emerald View Park trail system, with feedback from the community and park users. Trail names are important for...

 
 Public Safety    May 10, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 2, 2016 thru May 9, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Vehicle – 500 blk. Sweet Briar St. – between 5/1 at 10:00 PM and 5/2 at 8:00 AM – Victims states someone entered into her...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 3, 2016

Next 3 Days will highlight Allentown, Mount Washington

An April 28 community meeting about a weekend summer festival to highlight the Hilltop – its rich history and offerings today and more -- met its organizers’ goal of infusing neighborhood input into the planning process. The first ever...

 
 Real Estate    May 3, 2016

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Daniel Proch to Ty Hennes at 2250 Mary St. 112 for $320,000. Estate of Lorraine Rump to A&J Holdings LLC at 2715 Niles St. for $5,000. Stephen Edwards to Derek Sinchar and Nicole Regula at 2740 Shelly St. for $129,400. 17th Ward Melicent ak...

 
 Public Safety    May 3, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 25, 2016 thru May 1, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from Vehicle – 100 blk. Augusta St. – between 4/28 at 10:00 PM and 4/30 at 9:30 AM – The victim states she and her husband had l...

 

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