Wilkinsburg, Deutschtown house tours set

September 22, 2016: “It’s called the Wilkinsburg House & Garden Tour, but the Sept. 24 event will be much more than that. “Because of the nature of the neighborhood, this year’s tour is a little different from our past home...

This Weekend: Annual Wilkinsburg House & Garden Tour

September 21, 2016: “One of the best ways to get decorating ideas is to visit other people’s homes.  Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation, a nonprofit organization committed to revitalizing the neighborhood, is hosting its...

761 Penn Ave. + Business

Land & Building valued at $157,000; business valued at $138,000 Type: Commercial – Auto Paint & Supply Business Status: Available for sale Features: Street-level storefront on Penn Avenue with upper floor space for storage, office...

Wilkinsburg parklet will host weekly Art in the Park

June 15, 2016: “Art in the Park, a weekly summer event held at the Penn Avenue Parklet in Wilkinsburg, starts Thursday with painters, poets and singers gathering at 743 Penn Ave. The parklet is across the street from First National Bank...

Wilkinsburg Community Says Goodbye To Students’ Safe Place

June 3, 2016: Interim Wilkinsburg High School Principal Shawn Johnston’s voice reverberated through the intercom into bare, empty hallways on the second to last day of school. Packing boxes had arrived in the office. Students weren’t in the...

619 & 623 South Ave.

Price: $1200/month per storefront; utilities negotiable; 3-5 year lease preferred Type: Commercial Size: 1,400 square feet per storefront Status: Available for lease; currently vacant Features: Located in Central Business District; high...

Link on Penn celebrates the community of Wilkinsburg

May 23, 2016: “#Community: “This event shows a community that works together and lives together. Just like any community, it has good and bad,” says Rev. Thomas Mitchell. He and nearly 200 others came out despite the rain to celebrate...