Central Northside

Garden Theater block: Mostly positive response on developer decision

With a developer selected for the Garden Theater block, many Northsiders made their opinions on the subject clear: They are glad to see progress,...

Northside quilt guild brings traditional quilters to Pittsburgh

The ladies of Gee's Bend work on a quilt.  (Photo courtesy Deb Sciranka and the New Hazlett Theater) A recent quilt exhibit at the New...

Central Northside plans to revitalize the neighborhood by 2015

A drawing of S&A Homes's proposal for the Central Northside. (Image courtesy S&A Homes) Sometimes it takes a seemingly impossible goal to bring about great...

Community lends ears to Garden Theater block proposals

Just as eager as the kids that play there, Central Northside residents packed the Children’s Museum’s lower level on Monday, July 19 to hear...

Plans for Garden Theater block move ahead slowly but surely

Though the Urban Redevelopment Authority rescinded its agreement with Jim Aiello Jr. to develop part of the Garden Theater block last Thursday, the future...

Meeting on library reuse attracts many suggestions

The light-brown section on the left is the portion of the old library building the Carnegie Library System will vacate at the end of...

Central Northside charity hosts NGO representatives for G20 summit

A nondescript warehouse on a quiet backstreet in the Central Northside will transform into the noisy communications headquarters for nearly 50 representatives of non-governmental...