A mosaic mural sparkles on the South Side SlopesThe Fudge Farm ~ coming soonThanksgiving Potluck Dinner

A mosaic mural sparkles on the South Side Slopes

By M. Thomas / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The more than 700 sets of public steps that stretch through Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods have long been a treasured part of the scenic hilly landscape. One set just got better. Oakley Street, on the South Side Slopes, sports a vibrantly colored tile mosaic designed and installed by ceramist Laura Jean […]


The Fudge Farm ~ coming soon

We carry a fine variety of Gourmet Fudge & Chocolates made right in the heart of  Pittsburgh. Our Signature Nutty Cashew Turtles and Mouthwatering Fudge are just a few of the delectable items we offer our customers. In addition, we boast some of the highest profit margins in the Confectionery Industry… http://www.goodyhouse.com/online-store We are going to be the fun new […]


$1275 / 2br – 950ft2 – 2 BR 1BA offstreet parking

Wanted: mature, clean, conscientious, respectful tenant(s) seeking a quality 2 bedroom apartment. (1 large master bedroom with closet, 1 additional room without closet) surrounded by mature, clean, conscientious, respectful neighbors. Ideal for tenant(s) looking to live in the heart of the South Side while being able to retreat to a comfortable and safe apartment. 6-month/short-term […]


Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner

enjoy a turkey dinner with friends? Join the South Side Chamber of Commerce, South Side Community Council, Citiparks and Duquesne University as they host a Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner. The dinner is an opportunity for residents, business owners, senior citizens,and Duquesne students to meet one another and share and celebrate an early Thanksgiving dinner together as […]

Mario’s, Blue Lou’s try to add third floor for customers

By Adam Smeltz / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette A South Side bar where customers often line up outside could soon have more room for them inside. Mario’s South Side Saloon and Blue Lou’s, together a joint establishment at 1510-1514 E. Carson St., want city approval to introduce extra space for alcohol service on the third floors at […]


PerLora Loft opens with affordable options for younger buyers

Maya Henry For years, Perry and Lora Sigesmund eyed the vacant and historic building next to Perlora, their contemporary furniture store on E. Carson St. When the building went up for sale, after sitting idle at the foot of the Birmingham Bridge for 20 years, the Sigesmunds snapped it up. Today it’s the home of PerLora […]


Twelve on Carson brings superior barbecue to the South Side

A stripped-down menu concentrates on smoked meats and sides By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth  The Yinzer burger with American cheese, bacon, fries, cole slaw, fried egg, hot sauce and mayo Twelve on Carson 1222 E. Carson St., South Side. 412-742-4024 Hours: Daily 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Prices: Appetizers, wings and burgers $6-14, barbecue $12-25 Liquor: […]


Street foods from around the globe enliven the menu at Pittsburgh’s Streets on Carson

By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth From left: roast pork and broccoli rabe sandwich; pork spring roll; fresh-cut fries; and tapioca, with chorizo and roasted peppers Streets on Carson 1120 E. Carson St., South Side. 412-918-1006 Hours: Tue.-Thu. 11:30 a.m.-midnight; Fri. 11:30 a.m.-1 a.m.; Sat. 5 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun. noon-10 p.m. Prices: $6-15 Liquor: Full […]


South Side Slopes Introduces New Welcoming Signage

The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA) is pleased to announce the completion of a unique entrance marker reflecting the uniqueness of the neighborhoods it announces. The signage has been erected on PJ McArdle Roadway on the corner of Windom Street. A grant from the now-defunct South Side Local Development Company (SSLDC) made the project […]