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Articles from the January 7, 2020 edition

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New exhibition at the Brew House

Brew House Association presents, Austral, a juried exhibition of artwork by artists living and working in South Side. This exhibition features 28 works by 14 artists working in a variety of media and highlights the broad spectrum... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

Free store at St. Basil

Clothes donations are being accepted for a free pop-up clothing store for Hilltop residents in need. A free pop-up clothing store will take place at St Basil’s Parish Hall on January 23 and 24 from 5 p.m. -7 p.m. and January 25... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

City expands Christmas Tree Recycling program

The City of Pittsburgh has expanded its Christmas Tree Recycling program this year by providing 12 drop-off locations for live trees through January 26. The program empowers... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

Christmas Tree Recycling Program again offered in Allegheny County parks

Allegheny County is again offering its annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program this holiday season. County residents may drop off Christmas trees through Tuesday, Jan. 14, at all... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

Brashear Association hires new Director of Programs and Services

The Brashear Association has hired Ron Brown, E.Ed, as the director of programs and services. Dr. Brown began working at Brashear on December 2, 2019. Dr. Brown was selected from a... — Updated 1/9/2020

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page

Readers respond to: What The Reporter means to me

Several weeks ago, I wrote a little story explaining what The Reporter has meant to me over the years. I wrote about some of the opportunities and experiences I had because of my life-long association with the weekly newspaper. I... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

State grant will help stabilize, renovate Allentown buildings

The Hilltop Alliance has received a $41,026 state grant to stabilize and enhance two anchor buildings in the Allentown business district. The Alliance purchased the buildings at... — Updated 1/9/2020

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page

The more things change, the more they stay the same

Over the Christmas holiday, I was going through the files and came across a story from...well let's let the date of the story go until the end. Those taking a look at the... — Updated 1/9/2020

 

Mt. Oliver Housing Court

The following Mt. Oliver Borough Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 21, at 10:00 a.m. in Municipal District Judge Richard King's Courtroom: • Thomas Albanesi,... — Updated 1/6/2020

 

So. Pgh. Zoning Board hearings of interest

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone... — Updated 1/6/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

Dear Tom, I've been an avid, print journalism reader for more than 50-years. One vital measure of a community is the presence of a civic-minded, local newspaper. There is no better way to get a handle on local color & issues.... — Updated 1/6/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

Foremost, The Reporter’s coverage of what’s going on in South Pittsburgh communities is important to me and to the work of the Hilltop Alliance. In the 1980s, Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill used to famously say “All... — Updated 1/5/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

Tom – Thank you for sharing this story ...and of maintaining the paper which has always been useful to those of us who live in the South Side. More than that, your paper has helped us see the community that we live in and the... — Updated 1/5/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

Hi Tom, I have been in the South Side for about a decade and The Reporter has been a window, a connector and an instigator. It has been a window into the close-by worlds that you cover and, but for you, I would have no clue about... — Updated 1/5/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

I absolute try to get the Southside Reporter weekly. I love reading it. If we didn't have it how would we get detailed news for our neighborhood? Thank you so much for your service! Lois Perry... — Updated 1/5/2020

 

What The Reporter means to me...

Great question! The South Pittsburgh Reporter is obviously a great source of local news, but what I really love is that every issue reminds me I am part of a neighborhood. I love to thumb through and see photos of friends and... — Updated 1/5/2020

 

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