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 Kids    July 19, 2016 

Mt. Washington Library family friendly activities

The Mt. Washington Library is planning a variety of events for teens and families in the coming weeks. Storytime programs are held every week. Baby and Me Storytime is every Tuesday at 11 a.m. and Toddler and Preschooler Tales is every Thursday at...

 
 News    July 19, 2016 

Tourism office releases inaugural 'Happy Traveler'

The Pennsylvania Tourism Office has released the inaugural edition of the “Happy Traveler” travel guide and launched the first significant advertising campaign to feature the state’s new tourism mantra, Pursue Your Happiness. The Happy Traveler...

 
 News    July 12, 2016

County joins nationwide justice initiative

Allegheny County is one of 67 city, county and state governments which have joined a new White House initiative to use proven, data-driven strategies to safely reduce incarceration. The bipartisan effort is intended to also help stabilize...

 
 Public Safety    July 12, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 6-July 12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 6, 2016 thru July 12, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by deception – 100 blk. Ruth St. – 7/5 between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM – Victim states she...

 
 News    July 5, 2016

City to use CCAC facility for police academy

The City of Pittsburgh is close to finalizing plans to build an interim police training facility in a vacant building at the Community College of Allegheny County, replacing the city’s old training academy site on Washington Boulevard in Highland...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 20, 2016 thru June 26, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person – 400 blk. Bailey Ave. - between 6/19 at 11:15 PM and 6/20 at 12:20 AM –...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts June 26-July 3

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 26, 2016 thru July 3, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Robbery – 200 blk. Plymouth St. – 7/1 between 1:29 AM and 1:31 AM – Reporting person states she heard a knock at her door. She was...

 
 Public Safety    June 28, 2016

Busy weekend for Zone 3 in Hilltop neighborhoods

Zone 3 officers had a busy weekend responding to a variety of calls and emergency situations across the Hilltop neighborhoods. Beginning on Saturday, June 25 at approximately 2:16 p.m., Zone 3 Officers issued a call for SWAT to be deployed to the...

 
 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...

 

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