Ice Cream Time – Pittsburgh Style

Now that the summer is almost over I am determined to pack 3 months of summer fun into the last 10 days of extreme heat.  Yesterday was a trip to the swimming pool.  I was just over at a friends office trying to convince him that he needed to stop working and go get ice cream.  Liz Perry has a great post over on Pittsburgh Metroblogging about Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor. Klavon's is located in the strip at the corner of 28th and Liberty Ave.  Klavon's is an old fashioned Pittsburgh … [Read more...]

Kegerator Art


I just received an email from Scott at East End Brewing with a picture of the first kegerator that I wanted to share. A Kegerator is a used refrigerator that has been retrofitted with a beer tap on the exterior of the refrigerator connected to a keg on the inside-look ma no ice! In addition to the creative reuse of refrigerators, Sprague Farm and Brew Works will be serving their craft brews from a 1950’s fire truck that has been retrofitted to dispense beer! You can bid on this … [Read more...]

Radio Round-Up, August 24, 2007

Oakland Furniture Sale Cheap Furniture, Recycling, Benefits Oakland Planning & Development Corp Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 10-8pm The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron? A play at the City Theater Friday @ 8, Saturday @ 5:30 A guy gets dumped and tries to figure out women Hot House Big Awesome fundraiser for Sprout Fund Tons of people, music demonstration, drinks, food Saturday 9-Midnight, East Liberty After the Party, its the After Party Best party of 2006 After Hot House Shadow … [Read more...]

PSL Summer Party and Fall Registrations

The Pittsburgh Sports League is a project of PUMP. Founded in 2000, thousands of people have participated in team sports over the past 7 years.  Tons of different leagues - football, soccer, volleyball, kickball, bowling, darts.  Put together a team or join as an individual. New this fall is fantasy football. Fall registrations are going on now and some of the teams are already sold out!  Visit for more info. PSL End of Season Party - celebrate the summer season … [Read more...]

Derby Days


Just wanted to post an advance warning for this event. Steel City Roller Derby Demons, Pittsburgh's only all female roller derby league. Saturday, September 8th is the Championship Bout. Come watch two of the teams battle it out for the top title. For more information on the Steel City Derby Demons, and a history of Roller Derby's check out 2007 Championship Bout Saturday September 8th Bladerunners, Harmarville, PIttsburgh, PA Doors 5:30 / Game … [Read more...]