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 Entertainment    August 25, 2015 

South Hills Chorale will hold auditions for singers

The South Hills Chorale, an all-volunteer, non-profit group some 75 members strong, is looking for new singers. They will be holding auditions Aug. 29 starting at 11 a.m. at Baldwin Community United Methodist Church, 5001 Baptist Rd.,...

 
 News    August 25, 2015 

Arthritis fundraiser bike ride registration now open

This year marks an exciting transition for RiverRide 100, an annual bike fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12. With the addition of multiple “starting points” between Rockwood, Pa., and...

 
 Front Page    August 18, 2015

Allentown latest site for Launch MODE impact incubator

New Sun Rising has selected Allentown as their newest location to host a Launch MODE impact incubator. Launch Hilltop, an intensive 12-month program, provides concept owners with direct support...

 
 Meetings    August 18, 2015

MWCDC forum on Thursday

Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) monthly Community Forum will be held Thursday, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. at the Mount Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue. This month, concerned residents will hear about the Shiloh Street...

 
 News    August 18, 2015

Flea market on Mt. Washington

The residents of the South Hill Retirement Residence will hold a Flea Market on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 1-7 p.m. in the lower parking lot of the building, 125 Ruth Street, Mt. Washington. Everyone is welcome to come and browse for...

 
 News    August 11, 2015

PA Resources Council will hold collection events

 Clean out the basement, the garage and the tool shed. The Pennsylvania Resources Council will hold six collection events for a wide variety of materials – ranging from pesticides and paints to tires and computers – in August, September and...

 
 News    August 4, 2015

Port Authority to close Mon Incline for reconstruction in Sept.

Port Authority of Allegheny County will push construction on the Monongahela Incline back to Tuesday, Sept. 8, after the Labor Day holiday. The decision to postpone the reconstruction project occurred following meetings and conversations with state...

 
 News    August 4, 2015

City adds more streets to the 2015 paving program

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works (DPW) has added 18 projects added to this year’s paving program. The additional projects are in neighborhoods throughout the city, including Arlington, Beechview, Brookline, Downtown, East Hills,...

 
 School News    August 4, 2015

Volunteers needed to welcome kindergarteners on first day

United Way is sponsoring a “Kindergarten Kick-off/Start Strong” Program. They are looking for volunteers to welcome Kindergarten students on their first day of school on Thursday, Sept. 3, 7:30-8:30 a.m. The goal of this initiative is to...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    July 28, 2015

New commander to be named for Zone 3 by the end of the month

(Editor's Note: On Monday afternoon, too late for publication, Lt. Karen Dixon was promoted to Commander and assigned to Zone 3.) The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police will name a new Zone 3 commander at...

 
 Front Page    July 28, 2015

St. John Vianney parishioners notified of condition of parish, possible closure

St. John Vianney Parish’s days could be numbered at the Catholic parish for many of the Hilltop neighborhoods. Bishop David Zubik outlined the current status of the parish in a letter to parishioners dated July 16, 2015, and the outlook wasn’t pr...

 
 News    July 21, 2015

Volunteers welcome to help build a rain garden in Mt. Washington

Join the Girl Scout Jessica Friss Mount Washington Community Development Corp. to help build a rain garden on Thursday, July 30 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the trail entrance to Emerald View Park at the end of Republic Street. The rain garden will help...

 
 Meetings    July 14, 2015

Mt. Washington community forum Thursday, July 16

The next Mount Washington Community Development Corporation monthly Community Forum will be held this Thursday, July 16 at 7 p.m. at the Mount Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue. There will be an update of the Grandview Avenue project, a...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    July 7, 2015

SSCC elects board, learns about 311

Annual board elections held during the June 25 open meeting of the South Side Community Council (SSCC) resulted in the reelection to two-year terms of incumbents: Mike McCullough, Barbara Rudiak, Mike Clark, Kathleen Petrillo, Jane Yanosick, and Dan...

 
 News    July 7, 2015

Wreath making, nature crafts in Grandview Park on July 11

Mount Washington Community Development Corporations Season Hike Series continues with Nature Crafts in Emerald View Park in Grandview Park on Saturday, July 11 from 9 a.m. to noon. Join in for wreath making and nature crafts suitable for the whole...

 
 Public Safety    June 30, 2015

Police arrest two men on drug charges in Mount Washington

Crack cocaine and heroin were recovered in an arrest in Mount Washington. According to the police, at approximately 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, officers observed a gray Chrysler 200 pull to the side of the road near the 100 block of Boggs...

 
 By Austin Vaught    Front Page    June 23, 2015

Repairs to Grandview Avenue sidewalks will be coming soon

Grandview Avenue renovations and the proposed Shiloh Street Gateway were among topics discussed at the Mount Washington Community Development Center (MWCDC) meeting on Thursday at the Mount...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    June 23, 2015

Acting commander takes over temporarily at Zone 3 station

The June 15 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting began with the news that Lt. Lori McCartney was the zone’s acting commander. The former Zone 3 Commander, Larry Scirotto, was moved two weeks ago to head the Major Crimes division. He...

 
 News    June 23, 2015

Police look for Mount bank robber

Pittsburgh Police are looking for a bank robbery suspect who robbed the First Niagara Bank in Mount Washington. At approximately 9:45 a.m. on Monday, June 15 Zone 3 Officers responded to a bank...

 
 News    June 23, 2015

Detour in place for northbound Route 88

PennDOT District 11 was slated to begin a long-term closure of northbound Route 88 (Library Road) at the intersection with Route 51 (Saw Mill Run Boulevard), June 22 weather permitting. Beginning at 7 p.m. on Monday night, northbound Route 88 was...

 
 News    June 16, 2015

City expands free summer meal program for kids and teens

The City of Pittsburgh is expanding its free summer breakfast, lunch, and snack program for kids and teens to more than 125 locations across the city. GrubUp will continue year-round, adding out-of-school time meals to all 10 Citiparks sites this...

 
 Meetings    June 16, 2015

MWCDC June forum meeting

The next Mount Washington Community Development Corp. Community Forum will be held this Thursday, June 18 at 7 p.m. at the Mount Washington Senior Center, 122 Virginia Avenue. The agenda will include Tinsy Labrie from Visit Pittsburgh about their...

 
 News    June 16, 2015

Program on container gardening at the Mount Washington Library

Bob Madden of Garden Dreams Urban Farm and Nursery will be presenting a program on container gardening at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Mount Washington. The program is being held on Saturday June 20 at 2 p.m. Contact the library for more...

 
 Entertainment    June 16, 2015

City Theatre announces winners of 2015 Young Playwrights Contest

City Theatre has announced the six winners of its 2015 Young Playwrights Contest. These winning playwrights will develop their scripts in collaboration with professional theatre artists in productions on City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio stage during...

 
 School News    June 16, 2015

Sprout Fund offering Playbook for Success to schools nationwide

The Sprout Fund and 200 public and private organizations in Pittsburgh are taking an unprecedented approach to meeting the challenge of engaging the city’s youth in education and setting them on a path to discovering their passions and pursuing rea...

 

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