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 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    November 22, 2016

Infrastructure repairs continuing on Mount

Infrastructure repairs along Grandview Avenue and other development projects were discussed by representatives from the Mayor’s Office at the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) last Thursday. Grant Gittlen, community and...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Up on the Hilltop celebrates small business

Up on the Hilltop, a celebration of small businesses in Allentown, Duquesne Heights, Mt. Oliver and Mt. Washington will take place over the next couple of weekends. As part of Up on the Hilltop, shop small in Allentown, #Atownpgh, on Small Business...

 
 Meetings    November 15, 2016

Mount forum November 17

Grant Gittlen, community and government affairs officer in the Mayor’s Office, will be the speaker at the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s November community forum. Mr. Gittlen will discuss the ongoing work along Grandview...

 
 By Ashley Murray    Front Page    November 1, 2016

MWCDC elects six new board members at annual meeting

Tom Tighe stood at the entrance of the Mount Washington Senior Center on the Thursday evening of Oct. 20, waving hello and shaking hands with those who came out to vote for the nine residents vying for six open spots on the Mount Washington...

 
 Front Page    November 1, 2016

Hilltop Alliance honored with service award at Bravo! Brashear luncheon

The 99th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon of the Brashear Association was held October 27 at the LaMont Restaurant on Mount Washington. The luncheon featured the awarding of the Charles and...

 
 News    November 1, 2016

Grace Church offering free Thanksgiving Day dinner

Grace Church (Anglican) and Redeemer on the Mount (Evangelical Free) will prepare and provide a complete Thanksgiving dinner at 319 West Sycamore Street in Mt. Washington for anyone in the community who would like to join them. The free meal will be...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 25, 2016

Tech focus of city-wide safety meeting

Technology was the focus of the Oct. 19 city-wide public safety council meeting, held at the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers building in South Side. After welcomes from the presidents of the Zones 1, 3, and 6 public safety councils, opening remarks...

 
 Entertainment    October 25, 2016

Dietz mini-residency at City Theatre

City Theatre will welcome playwright Steven Dietz for a writing residency October 31-November 1. Launched in the 2015/2016 season, the mini-residency program offers individually tailored space for writers to work on script development. Mr. Dietz...

 
 Public Safety    October 25, 2016

Zone 3 crime community crime alerts for Oct. 17-23

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: October 17-23. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – Kambach & Judicial Sts. – between 10/17 at 7:30 PM and 10/18 at 8:15 AM – Victim states whe...

 
 Health    October 18, 2016

Dispose of unwanted prescription drugs on Take Back Day

On Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration will be hosting the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. In addition, Amsler Pharmacy, 818 E. Warrington Avenue in...

 
 News    October 18, 2016

MWCDC elections on October 20

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation will hold elections for its Board of Directors at a community forum on Thursday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. at the Mt. Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue. Six Board Members will be elected at...

 
 Entertainment    October 11, 2016

Annual arts & crafts festival showcases artists, craftsmen

The 22nd annual Pennsylvania Arts & Crafts Christmas Festival will take place over two weekends this year: October 14-16 and 22-23 at the Washington County Fairgrounds, 2151 N. Main Street,...

 
 Entertainment    October 11, 2016

Feeding the Dragon will run at City Theatre Oct. 22 thru Nov 20

Fresh on the heels of the raucous comedy, Hand to God, City Theatre turns in a different direction to present Feeding the Dragon, an intimate and magical world premiere by the award-winning stage and screen actress, Sharon Washington. The production...

 
 Public Safety    October 11, 2016

Zone 3 Part 1 crime report for September 26th thru October 2nd

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: September 26th thru October 2nd, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen auto – 200 Meridan St. – between 9/25 at 9:30 PM and 9/26 at 6:00 AM – Victim states items were stolen out of her car. No...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    October 4, 2016

Progress slowed on urban farm while HUD considers sale

A new name emerged from the Sept. 22 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch: the organization will now be known as the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group. Attendees voted to adopt a broader name that would encompass the broader...

 
 News    October 4, 2016

Inbound trolleys, buses detoured over Hilltop

Port Authority of Allegheny County began restricting transit service in the Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel beginning at the start of service on Monday, Oct. 3, through the end of service on Saturday, Oct. 22, while crews replace nearly 800 feet of lig...

 
 Meetings    October 4, 2016

MWCDC elections Oct. 20

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation will hold elections for its Board of Directors at a community forum on Thursday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. at the Mt. Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue. Six Board Members will be elected at...

 
 News    September 27, 2016

Blessing of the animals will be Sunday at Grace Church

A “Blessing of the Animals” will take place at Grace Church (Anglican) at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2, in observance of St. Francis’ Day. All are welcome to bring their pets, either caged or on leashes, to be blessed on the lawn. Grace Church is...

 
 News    September 27, 2016

W.PA Diaper Bank seeks to meet challenge during National Diaper Need Awareness Week

The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank joins the National Diaper Bank Network in supporting National Diaper Need Awareness Week, Sept. 26-Oct. 3. The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank, a nonprofit organization affiliated with the National Diaper Bank...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    September 20, 2016

MWCDC members get to hear from candidates seeking board positions

The Mount Washington Community Development Corporation’s (MWCDC) annual board candidates’ forum was last Thursday at the Mount Washington Senior Center and residents heard from eight of the candidates hoping to fill six board seats this October....

 
 News    September 20, 2016

StepTrek taking to the steps for its 16th annual hike

The Pittsburgh StepTrek, now in its 16th year, takes place on Saturday, Oct. 1, beginning at 11a.m. in South Side Park, Josephine and 21st streets, on South Side. The long-lasting event has the backing of individuals with a curiosity of what lies at...

 
 Front Page    September 13, 2016

Vatican revokes decision to close St. John Vianney Church

Last Tuesday, a group of former St. John Vianney parishioners received a letter from the Vatican indicating the decision to close St. John Vianney Church by the Diocese of Pittsburgh has been...

 
 Front Page    September 6, 2016

Walkatop urban hike on Mount

Walkatop, an urban hiking adventure, is back for a second year with an even tougher hiking challenge through Emerald View Park in Mount Washington benefitting the Thomas Brown Alton Foundation. Whatever fitness level, Walkatop challenges hikers to...

 
 Public Safety    September 6, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts Aug. 22-28

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 22nd, 2016 thru August 28th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) South Shore (1921) Bon Air (1806) South Side Slopes (1706, 1608) Theft form...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    August 30, 2016

Police Chief McLay addresses residents at Zone 3 meeting

A Zone 3 town hall meeting with city police Chief Cameron McLay and other police officials drew about 70 people to the IBEW Hall in South Side on Aug. 24. Chief McLay said the purpose of the meeting was to acquire feedback on “how Pittsburgh...

 

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