Allentown http://wesa.fm en Improvement Plan for Pittsburgh's Hilltop Neighborhoods http://wesa.fm/post/improvement-plan-pittsburghs-hilltop-neighborhoods <p>Cities are comprised of neighborhoods varying in their socio-economic status, especially Pittsburgh. Each year a city magazine is sure to devote an issue to ranking neighborhoods. However, neighborhoods, like cities, can see their fortunes rise and fall. Case in point, the South Hills neighborhoods of <a href="http://www.pittsburghcityliving.com/neighborhoodProfile.php?neighborhood=Allentown">Allentown</a> and <a href="http://www.pittsburghcityliving.com/neighborhoodProfile.php?neighborhood=Beltzhoover">Beltzhoover</a>. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:31:13 +0000 Nick Frost 18174 at http://wesa.fm Improvement Plan for Pittsburgh's Hilltop Neighborhoods Emerald View Park Opens New Trail http://wesa.fm/post/emerald-view-park-opens-new-trail <p>Emerald View Park has a new trail.</p><p>Unveiled Sunday by The Washington Community Development Corporation (MWCDC), the trail connects Sycamore Street to Bigbee Field where it joins other trails leading to Grandview Park.</p><p>Ilyssa Manspeizer, director of park development and conservation with the MWCDC, said the trails add another dimension to the city.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:31:47 +0000 Michael Lynch 16607 at http://wesa.fm Suit: Pa. Child Molester Should Buy Victim's House http://wesa.fm/post/suit-pa-child-molester-should-buy-victims-house <div><p>ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The parents of a young Pennsylvania girl who was sexually molested by their neighbor have sued the man in a bid to force him to buy their house.</p><p>Sixty-five-year-old Oliver Beck pleaded guilty in September 2011 to indecent assault of a child under 13. After getting out of prison, he moved back to his home near Emmaus, about 55 miles north of Philadelphia.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 17:15:50 +0000 The Associated Press 5028 at http://wesa.fm