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 By Austin Vaught    News    February 20, 2018 

Mt. Washington establishes new business advisory council

A new business advisory council sponsored by the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) will look to strengthen the connection between the community and its local businesses. The new business advisory council, which was announced...

 

Real estate transactions for issue of Feb. 13, 2018

16th Ward Jared Rectenwald to Thomas Rectenwald at 2837 Cobden St. for $225,000. Ronnie Sturchio to Jarrod William Tracey at 1612 Conway St. for $20,000. 17th Ward Frank aka Francis Hixenbaugh to...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for Jan. 28 - Feb. 4.

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Jan. 29 to Feb. 4. Duquesne Heights (1911) - Nothing to report (NTR) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft – 200 blk. Shiloh St. –...

 

MWCDC Forum has a business friendly focus

The Mt. Washington Community Development Corporation is inviting the Mount Washington and Duquesne Height’s community to get behind its 2018 Support Your Local Businesses campaign. This campaign will officially launch at its February 15 Community...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for Jan. 22-28

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Jan. 22-28. Duquesne Heights (1911) - Nothing to report (NTR) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – Virginia Ave. &...

 

MWCDC explains finances, where the money was used

Board members of the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) provided insights into the organization's financial records and operations at a meeting last week at 608 Virginia...

 

PA AG Shapiro files lawsuit to stop rollback of Net Neutrality

Attorney General Josh Shapiro, with a coalition of 22 Attorneys General, filed a lawsuit to block the Federal Communications Commission’s illegal rollback of Net Neutrality. Attorney General Shapiro and the coalition filed a petition for review in...

 

Rivers of Steel is seeking visual and performing artists for Alloy Pittsburgh

Rivers of Steel seeks visual and performing artists to apply for Alloy Pittsburgh, a biennial exhibition that examines the history, current condition and possible future of the Carrie Blast Furnaces, while offering regional artists a unique...

 

Tax credit program will impact state's 42nd Senatorial District

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) recently announced the awarding of $17.9 million in tax credits through the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP), including more than $2.7 million in communities within the 42n...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for Jan. 8-14

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Jan. 8-14. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. - between 1/9/18 at 7 PM and 1/13/18 at 1 PM – Victim reported medication an...

 

Hilltop Urban Farm will benefit from shopping at Whole Foods on Thursday

Join the Hilltop Urban Farm at Whole Foods Markets in the Pittsburgh metro region on Thursday, Jan. 11, for a five percent Give Back Day Shopping Event. When Whole Foods shoppers check out at the register that day, five percent of what they purchase...

 

Readshaw announces NAP investment in area

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, said he is excited to announce four community investment projects located within his district will receive financial assistance following Gov. Tom Wolf’s approval of $17.9 million in funding through the...

 

MWCDC mingle and audit review

Join the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation to mingle with area neighbors as they start off a new year on Thursday, Jan. 18 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Redbeard’s Bar and Grill, 201 Shiloh Street. Complimentary limited appetizers...

 

No tax increase in Mt. Oliver for the 16th year in a row

Again this year, there will be no tax increase for Mt. Oliver residents in 2018 following adoption of a $1.96 million operating budget at the Dec. 18 meeting of Mt. Oliver council. The property tax will remain at 13.5 mills for the 16th year in a...

 

City to add ADS-accessible swings to South Pittsburgh area playgrounds

Last week at Mellon Park, Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto, City Councilman Dan Gilman, and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works announced the addition of play equipment for children of all abilities throughout Pittsburgh. The city will...

 

Senate hearing focuses on mandated drug addiction treatment

At the request of state Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa, the state Senate Democratic Policy Committee held a hearing last week on legislation that would enable families to seek court-ordered addiction treatment for their loved ones. “As this...

 

Parks Conservancy names new president

Top executive of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to become President and CEO of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Jayne Miller, currently superintendent of the Minneapolis Park and...

 

Mt. Washington bank robbery suspect wanted by police

On Monday, Dec. 4, the First National Bank on Wyoming Street in Mt. Washington was robbed at approximately 2:40 p.m., The adult male suspect entered the bank and showed the teller a note demanding...

 

Public Safety Council updated on concerns throughout the zone

"Very rewarding" was how Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey described the annual "Get Stuffed With Love" program that ensures no city residents go without a traditional turkey dinner...

 

District 2 city republicans will meet on Dec. 12 at senior center

District 2 City Republicans meet on the second Tuesday of the month. The next meeting will take place on December 12, 7 p.m. at their new location: The Mt. Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Ave. Mt. Washington 15211....

 

South Hills Chorale will offer 'Hi-Ho the Holiday' concerts

The South Hills Chorale will perform its holiday concert program, “Hi-Ho the Holly,” on Friday, Dec. 15 and Saturday, Dec. 16 at Westminster Church on Washington Road in Upper St. Clair. Performances start at 7:30 p.m. Among many selections, the...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for Nov. 20-26

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 20-26. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Nothing to Report (NTR) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – Bertha St....

 

Save Oliver Bath House

I am strongly opposed to any sale of the Oliver Pool and Bath House to private interests. This heavily used facility is one of the unique features of Pittsburgh. Along with many who use the pool on a regular basis, I contest the assertion by a...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for November 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Nothing to Report (NTR). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft – 400 blk. Bailey Ave. –...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for November 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft – 1400 blk. Grandview Ave. – between 11/12/17 at 10 PM and 11/13/17 at 10 AM – Victim reported an envelope with cash in it was stolen by another...

 

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