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....

Community development can't be rushed, it takes time CBA told

When Jason Tigano came to the May meeting of the Carrick Business Association he couldn't be clearer in his message. "I think this is the new hotness," the director of Real Estate for Economic...

Sign reflects the uniqueness of the Slopes

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) has completed an entrance marker reflecting the uniqueness of the neighborhoods it announces. The signage has been erected on PJ McArdle Roadway ...

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...

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...

South Side attorney joins ACBA Board of Governors

 The Allegheny County Bar Association (ACBA) has elected South Side resident Ronald L. Hicks, Jr. to its 2016-2017 Board of Governors and Officers. A partner at Meyer Unkovic & Scott, Mr. Hicks is a civil trial and appellate lawyer who for the...

Big Brothers Big Sisters mixer June 1 in Allentown

A community update and mixer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh will be held on Wednesday, June 1 at Work Hard Pittsburgh, 744 E. Warrington Avenue in Allentown. The update, from 5-6 p.m., will have information on mentoring in...

Stuffed cabbage sale in S.S.

John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, South Side-Pittsburgh, will hold a holupki (stuffed cabbage) sale on Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sunday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The stuffed cabbage will be sold for take-out...

Gasparik graduates Cum Laude

Wyatt R. Gasparik has graduated Cum Laude from Allegheny College in Meadville. A 2012 graduate of Pittsburgh's Central Catholic High School, He received a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Biology....

Sancta Maria concert series

Society of Sancta Maria Magdalena, will be celebrating the first of its Cool on Christ Summer Concerts at the Seaton Center Auditorium, Pioneer Ave., Brookline, on Sunday, June 5 at 7 p.m. For more information, call...

Pittsburgh filmmaker to screen Blood on the Leaves at the Hollywood Theater

Ryan Haggerty, a Work Hard PGH co-oper in Allentown since this past January is screening his feature length survival crime drama Blood on the Leaves at the Hollywood Theater in Dormont on Wednesday,...

PHEAA encourages new grads to prepare for debt

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) is urging graduating college students to prepare for life after graduation by working to secure employment, developing a manageable budget, and researching available student loan repayment...

Free oral health screenings at Family Health Center

Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center, Pittsburgh Mercy’s integrated health care home and primary care center, welcomes the public to attend “Healthy Teeth, Healthy Bodies!” a free community health and wellness event will take place, rain or...

Real estate transactions by RealStats

16th Ward Stephen McNally to Le Ciel Partn. LLC at 28 Kosciusko Way for $146,500. Joseph Furman to Michael and Amanda DeMaye at 2648 Larkins Way for $407,000. Estate of Raymond Henry Zalewski Jr. to Gregory Briski at 126 S. 24th St. for $47,500....

Mt. Oliver, Pittsburgh Housing Court hearings

The following Housing Court cases are scheduled for Tuesday, May 31, at 1:00 p.m. in Magisterial District Judge Richard King’s Courtroom: • Giovana and Edward P. Desabato Jr., 230 McKinley Street, 30th Ward, Code 304. The following Housing...

Historic review hearings

The Historic Review Commission of Pittsburgh has scheduled the following hearings in the East Carson Street Historic District for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, following Internal Business beginning at 12:30 p.m. 925 E. Carson Street, GoGo’s, owner...

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 150/16 on...