Git Aht! – Things To Do This Weekend


(Things to do while trying to determine what we did to get put on notice...) Make your own Friday, September 29 Exposure: Pittsburgh, 7:00 p.m., Club Havana, Shadyside The local photographers group holds it's monthly show at Club Havana in Shadyside. It's probably too cold tonight for the patio, although you'll be spending a lot of time out there, Smoky … [Read more...]

Aldo Coffee Company – A Coffee Shop with a blog

I first came across Aldo Coffee Company last year when I started, I didn't link to Aldo because technically they are not in the city of Pittsburgh. Yes, work has called me outside of the city limits and I was in need of an urban haven. Aldo Coffee Company meets, actually exceeds, all of my requirements for a good coffee shop so it is worth mentioning. I darted into Aldo Coffee Company last week in search of the elusive free wireless connection, the barista's weren't sure if the … [Read more...]

Take the bus … to Beaver County

Speaking of public transit, were you aware that Beaver County was chosen as the 'American Idol' of public transit? For the second time in its history, the Beaver County Transit Authority won the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Washington, D.C.-based American Public Transportation Association. This award is considered a once-in-a-lifetime honor. According to the op-ed article from the PG: "Ridership that soared 22.4 percent for the past three years is on track to grow another 9 … [Read more...]

Googling The Bus

Yet another reason to get on the bus in Pittsburgh: today's Post-Gazette reports that Burghers can now search for Port Authority bus routes and schedules via Google Transit, a new service being offered in only six cities. Port Authority has offered a trip planner on their website for some time, but Google's service combines scheduling with a map of your route, and in the future could include information such as money saved versus driving and parking, as well as total cost of fare for your … [Read more...]