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RIF Pittsburgh provides more than just books in battle with childhood literacy rates

RIF Pittsburgh uses a variety of programs to help battle literacy rates in poverty stricken areas By: Neil Strebig Alison McGee recalls a story from one...

NSCM and United Way offer Free Tax Prep Program for Northside residents

Northside Common Ministries and United Way offering free tax prep assistance to low-income families during tax season By: Neil Strebig   The Northside Common Ministries (NSCM) in...

Buhl Foundation has big plans for the Northside

By Cristina Holtzer Pittsburgh’s Northside may have better schools and landlords in its future if all goes to plan. Over the next 10 to 20 years...

The Somali Bantu community of Northview Heights

A group of Northview Heights residents shed light on what it means to be a modern-day immigrant. By Victoria Stevans On Wednesday, June 21, Downtown’s Market...

Northside Property Transfers September 10 – 14, 2017

    Allegheny City Central Justine A Goode Cunningham to NGD Land L.P. at Jefferson St. for $1 (state deed transfer stamps indicate a value of $2,052). Robert...

Dedicated volunteers clean up family center

Photo by Alyse Horn Volunteers from GTECH, Door Campaign and Starbucks donated three hours of their time on Tuesday to clean-up the Northview Heights Community...

The debate behind the Real Estate Transfer Tax

Solutions for financing the Housing Opportunity Fund has the RTT in the crosshairs. By: Neil Strebig   Since the creation of a committed Affordable Housing Trust Fund...

Crossing Fences Podcast tunes in on communal connections

Saturday Light Brigade's new podcast helps connect generations of African American males from various Pittsburgh neighborhoods. By: Neil Strebig Oral traditions are centuries old. The spoken...

History of Summer Hill

By Bridget Fertal On the fringe of Pittsburgh’s Northside, rural-like homes and small estates form the neighborhood of Summer Hill. The area was once part...

Northside Happenings September 21 – 24, 2017

This weekend marks the return of Southern Tier's Pumpking, Spring Hill's Fall Festival, 'Axles, Alleys and Ales,' Penn Brewery's Oktoberfest and Kierra Darshell's Saturday...