South Pittsburgh Reporter - Serving South Pittsburgh Since 1939

 
The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

Brownsville Rd. project continuing, new sidewalks are coming up next

The July 18 Mt. Oliver council meeting began with the police report for June.  Mayor James Cassidy said there were 692 total calls and 62 drug-related arrests, the latter for the seizure of marijuana, crack cocaine, heroin, and drug paraphernalia....

Z-3 safety meeting looks for answers to neighborhood issues

National Night Out, the Knoxville Blitz, 311 non-emergency line, overgrown weeds, and vandalism were among the topics at the July 18 Zone 3 Public Safety Council meeting.  It began with crime prevention Officer Christine Luffey informing attendees...

MWCDC monthly forum provides public safety update of the Mount

A neighborhood crime update, an innovative solution to the city’s vacant lots, and an overview of the area’s Big Brothers Big Sisters program were the highlights of this month’s Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC)...

Zone 3 Community Crime Alert for July 18-24

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 18th, 2016 thru July 24th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person/access device fraud/identity theft – 400 blk. Kambach St. – between...

ACHIEVA selected to host team of cyclists on 3,500-mile ride

NHS Allegheny Valley School (NHS/AVS) and ACHIEVA have been selected to host a team of cyclists from around the United States that has embarked upon a 3,500-mile cross-country ride to raise money and awareness for adults with intellectual and...

South Side AA holding annual picnic on August 6

South Side Athletic Association will be having its annual picnic on Saturday, Aug. 6 from 1-6 p.m. at the South Side field behind the firehouse. All 2016 South Side baseball/softball players and immediate family are welcome to come free of charge....

Allentown CDC will hold annual NNO celebration on Warrington

Allentown CDC will host a National Night Out celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 2 from 6-8 p.m. at the Allentown Senior Center, 631 E. Warrington Avenue. The event will feature free food and soft drinks along with some fun activities. The Hilltop United...

Brashear Camp reunion is in the works for 2017

Brashear Association will celebrate its 100th Anniversary in 2017 with a variety of events and celebrations. These celebrations will include a reunion of staff and campers from Brashear Camp, the association’s residential summer camp from 1930...

St. George parishioners will celebrate 130th Anniversary

All former parishioners, alumni, family and friends of the former St. George Church and School and St. John Vianney are welcome to mark the 130th anniversary of the founding of the parish in 1886. The Anniversary Dinner will be on Saturday, Sept....

S.S. Athletic Assoc. will hold yard sale Aug. 20-21

South Side Athletic Association is having a fundraising yard sale at South Side Field behind the Arlington firehouse on August 20 and 21, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Spaces will be available for $20 1 day or $30 for both days. Price includes one table with...

National Night Out in So. Pittsburgh

National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 2 will feature celebrations throughout South Pittsburgh. The City of Pittsburgh's Website lists the following celebrations in area neighborhoods. A variety of...

South Side Night Out fun

South Side Community Council and Ormsby Community Center are partnering to celebrate National Night Out. Join your South Side neighbors at Ormsby Field at 79 S. 22nd Street on Tuesday, Aug. 2 from 6 – 8 p.m. There will be food, music, games and...

The South Pittsburgh SCENE With Brad Palmisiano

The Hofbrauhaus at South Side Works open air Biergarten proved to be the perfect setting for the South Side Chamber of Commerce's July 20 happy hour. It was a balmy evening that was treated with...

Zone 3 police seek help in Mt. Washington shooting

Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting in Mt. Washington at almost 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 24. Units from Zone 3 were sent to the 400 block of Norton Street for a report of three people shot. According to the police, a group of people...

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 11-17

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 11th, 2016 thru July 17th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – 200 blk. Shaler St. – between 7/14 at 8:00 PM and 7: AM – Victim reports his vehicle was broken into and...

Basketball camp for kids in August at Arlington Rec.

An End of Summer Basketball Camp for youth will take place at Arlington Recreation Center in August. The camps will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and include: Breakfast, lunch, a t-shirt and awards. Cost is $10. Ages 7-10 will participate in the...

Health Department unveils new placards

The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) has unveiled new placards which will be on display in food establishments in the county. The new design features a QR code which provides a quick link...

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward CostSun Group LLC to Richard and Rebecca Levine Sunseri at 2325 Jane St. for $116,000. Lauren Gorgol Moeller to Blue Dog Gamma L.P. at 2303 Larkins Way for $212,500. Lindsay Ann Weichler to Kirk Yogan at 2250 Mary St. 115 for $231,080....

City of Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court case is scheduled for Tuesday, July 26, at 1:00 p.m. in District Magisterial Judge James Motznik’s courtroom: • Darlene L. and Michael C. Reynolds, 99 Westwood Street, 19th Ward, Code 304.6. The following Housing...

Zoning Board hearings

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 case 286/16 on...

 
 
Rendered 07/29/2016 10:30