South Pittsburgh Reporter - Serving South Pittsburgh Since 1939

front page

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 2913

Page Up



National Night Out plans in the works for Zone 3 groups

The May 20 meeting of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council held at the Knoxville Library began with discussion of National Night Out (NNO) on Aug. 6. Public Safety Council president Liz Style said the ann...

 

Mt. O. City Community Group will become a RCO with the city

Officer elections, crime statistics, urban farm update, and free personal wills were among the focus of the May 23 meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group. The meeting began with the...

 

Mt. Oliver mayor continues to fight against care facility

It's not suitable for this borough. We have enough problems," Mt. Oliver Mayor Frank Bernardini said at the May 20 meeting of Mt. Oliver Council about the Auberle Family Healing Center. The issue aros...

 

Night Market, Taste of Allentown coming up on Warrington Avenue

Allentown’s second bi-annual Night Market, hosted by local businesses is coming up on Saturday, June 1, from 7-11 p.m. in the 800 block of East Warrington Avenue. The can’t-miss night of great food and exciting live entertainment includes three...

 

Historic designation, E. Carson task forces discussed at Forum

A nomination of a South Side structure for historic designation, and updates on the East Carson St. business district strategy and the South Side Parking Enhancement District (PED), were the focus of the May 14 meeting of the South Side Planning...

 
 By Ed Blank    Front Page    May 21, 2019

Veterans will hold Memorial Day services throughout So. Pittsburgh

Traditions matter. They reinforce our sense of well-being and self-worth. Whatever our personal traditions, they provide us with blueprints by which we celebrate life joyously and commemorate our...

 

Farming, food and infrastructure discussed at Slopes May meeting

Updates on the Hilltop Urban Farm, Just Harvest farmers’ markets, and infrastructure improvements highlighted the May 14 general meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). Ned Brockmeyer, the Hilltop Urban Farm’s youth far...

 

'Community Connections' theme for Mt. Washington forum

Updates from local businesses, city officials, public safety groups, and politicians made for a full agenda at last Thursday's "Community Connections" themed Mount Washington Community Development...

 

Block watch hears the latest in what was happening in their neighborhoods

Pressed into service early when the Carrick/Overbrook Block Watch’s speaker was unable to attend the May 6 meeting, Zone 3 officer Christine Luffey began by leading a discussion concerning unruly juveniles in and around Phillips Park. The same...

 

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop next free produce distribution is May 10

Fresh Fridays on the Hilltop, the free produce distribution on the Hilltop, continues on Friday, May 10. Eligible households in the 15203, 15210, 15211 and Carrick residents in 15227 zip codes can pick up fresh produce from about 3:30 p.m. until...

 

Hilltop area gang members indicted in 2014 shootings

A years-long investigation of gang activity in South Pittsburgh has resulted in multiple Grand Jury indictments and nine arrests — including the arrests of four people who are charged in the 2014 murder in Carrick of Omar Hodges, a City of...

 

Preliminary plans in the works for a new Division 4 facility

A meeting about the Dept. of Public Works’ (DPW) 4th Division site redevelopment drew about 50 residents, and public officials, to the Knoxville Library on April 22. “There are some initial plans we are going to share with you this evening,...

 

Watch the Pittsburgh Marathon at the official 'spectators' zone'

The South Side Chamber of Commerce is presenting the Pittsburgh Marathon’s official South Side spectators’ zone again this year at the South Side Welcome Center, 1100 East Carson Street. South Side businesses, residents, and friends are welcome...

 

City's first 2019 yard waste collection is this Saturday

The City of Pittsburgh will conduct its first special biannual curbside yard waste collection on Saturday, May 4. Resident participation in this program supports the effort to sustaining a healthy environment by diverting valuable resources from...

 

Mayor continues opposition to care facility in borough

While the Mt. Oliver Zoning Hearing Board gave conditional approval for Auberle to operate the Auberle Family Healing Center in the former Mt. Oliver School Building on Hays Avenue, Mayor Frank...

 

South Pittsburgh streets are in line for repaving in initial round of work

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Mobility and Infrastructure (DOMI) has released the first round of streets for asphalt pavement resurfacing for the 2019 paving season. The 2019 Capital Budget...

 

Home ownership promoted at Mt. Washington CDC April forum

A housing-themed community forum hosted by the Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC) last Thursday provided residents with information about the availability of homeowner...

 

Construction update, new Brashear executive director at S.S. Planning Forum

A new executive director of the Brashear Association, and updates on the South Side Parking Enhancement District (PED) and the East Carson St. streetscaping project, headlined the April 9 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum.  The meeting was...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 16, 2019

Details of changes at Zone 3 council detailed at Arlington CC April meeting

“We’re doing things a little different,” Liz Style told members of the Arlington Civic Council last week. Ms. Style, president of the Zone 3 Public Safety Committee, explained the safety council has established an official database of...

 

Surveillance cameras are now watching Brownsville Road

Four new license plate cameras at two high-traffic Carrick intersections were announced by local government officials at last Monday’s meeting of the Carrick / Overbrook Block Watch at 25 Carrick Avenue. The cameras, which were installed at the...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 08/20/2019 23:36