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Articles from the February 3, 2015 edition

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Residents updated with crime prevention tips at block watch

Crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey began the Jan. 22 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Block Watch with the good news that there were only two police reports for the block watch area since Jan. 1. The first was a violent domestic...

 

New county information portal offers access to public info, data

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald announced the County has launched an information portal, providing quick access to public information, data and forms in one place. The portal includes information from departments in the Executive Branch...

 

Zoning Board hearing

Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearing of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown. Zone case 27/15 on...

 

Real estate transactions for issue of 02-03-15

16th Ward Stephanie Defeo to Gary Heatherington at 2829 Cobden St. for $55,000. Dolores Mooney to 2416-2418 East Carson LLC at 2416 E. Carson St. for $460,000. David Ogrodowski to JD Metals Inc. at 25 Greeley St. for $35,000. Brooke Askew to L2...

 

Full-time Police Officer Wanted

The Borough of Mt. Oliver is now accepting applications for the position of full-time police officer. Applicants must meet the following requirements prior to application: • Be at least 21 years of age. • Possess a high school diploma or...

 

House adopts Readshaw resolution recognizing 911th Airlift Wing

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has unanimously adopted H.R. 11, introduced by Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Carrick. The resolution recognizes the Airmen of the 911th Airlift Wing for being nominated for the 2015 Commander-in-Chief’s Annual...

 

Health programs at Knoxville LifeSpan

UPMC Health Plan is partnering with LifeSpan, Inc., “Resources and Services for Seniors,” to provide health management programs, health coaches, mobile screening services, exercise equipment, and more for LifeSpan’s community resource centers....

 

ESL and GED classes, GED testing available at Goodwill locations

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania is offering several opportunities for people who wish to improve their education. The agency is now enrolling for free adult education classes at locations in downtown Pittsburgh, Arlington, East Liberty,...

 

County treasurer's office earns international honor

Allegheny County Treasurer, John K. Weinstein’s Investment Policy Certification was awarded the Investment Policy Certificate of Excellence by the Association of Public Treasurers of the United States & Canada. A periodic review is suggested in...

 

Health Department, Healthy Start join to extend helping hours

The Allegheny County Health Department’s Maternal and Child Health Program and Healthy Start, Inc. will collaborate to extend the department’s free breastfeeding advice helpline hours for new mothers. The extended hours were made possible...

 

Health care basics for taxpayers under the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act requires that a taxpayer and each member of their family either has qualifying health insurance coverage for each month of the year, qualifies for an exemption , or makes an individual shared responsibility payment when...

 

Money in Your Pocket Coalition is providing free tax preparation

United Way, in partnership with the Money in Your Pocket Coalition, is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying residents across the region. PA 2-1-1 Southwest, United Way’s 24/7 human services helpline, has begun scheduling...

 

Explore the science of weather at Carnegie Science Center's Stormfest

StormFest is back at Carnegie Science Center, challenging families to think about weather in a whole new way by exploring geography, geology, and meteorology with fun hands-on activity stations. StormFest is open to the public from 10 a.m. – 3...

 

Port Authority extends hours for service ctr.

Beginning today, Monday, Feb. 2, Port Authority’s Downtown Service Center will open 30 minutes earlier to provide increased convenience for riders. The new Service Center hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. The Service Center will remain...

 

Science Center offering more sleepovers for kids

Fans of Carnegie Science Center who hate to leave the building at the end of the day will have plenty of ways to extend the fun at the Spring Science After Dark program. The programs offer the chance to spend the night and experience an Astronomical...

 

Apply for county ballfield permits from Feb. 4-11

The Allegheny County Parks Department will accept ballfield permit applications from organized baseball, softball and soccer leagues from Wednesday, Feb. 4, through Wednesday, Feb. 11. Applications must be filed in person by team representatives at...

 

County to partner with History Center to preserve records

Allegheny County will partner with the Smithsonian-affiliated Senator John Heinz History Center to preserve and maintain some of the county’s historical records and document books, including minutes books that date back to 1868. Legislation submitt...

 

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