Radio Round Up – September 28

Premiering in Pittsburgh New comedy Park makes its debut in Pittsburgh (even before NY and LA) Produced by Pittsburgher Dana Jackson who grew up in Mt. Lebanon Dana Jackson and writer/director Kurt Voelker will be at the premier on Friday night at the South Side works cinema Little Italy Days Giant Street Festival Best of Bloomfield Friday, Saturday and Sunday Food, Music, Dancing and I am sure drinking imPAct PA Young Professionals Conference in Pittsburgh this … [Read more...]

Premiering in Pittsburgh

The new film Park will be debuting in Pittsburgh tomorrow night. Park's producer Dana Jackson grew up in Mt. Lebanon and choose to debut the film here in Pittsburgh before New York and Los Angeles. Both Jackson and the film's writer director Kurt Voelker will be at the premier on Friday, September 28th at the South Side Works Cinema. Park takes place all in one day in a public park in Los Angeles, as 11 disaffected Angelenos find both love and loss in unexpected ways. Park is a comedy starring … [Read more...]

Going the Creative Distance

My friend and co-worker Jesse runs this neat little place in Bellvue called The Creative Treehouse.   This weekend the Creative Treehouse is hosting their second 24 hour Creative Marathon this weekend.  Beginning Friday, September 28th at 8pm artists have 24 hours to create a piece of art.  This years theme is "lost and found."  On Saturday at 8pm the Creative Treehouse will open for a gallery show of the art work, some tasty food and live music.  From amateurs to professionals, … [Read more...]

I heart Greek Food Festivals

I really do heart food festivals. I love LOVE love food festival food. I love that the proceeds benefit some great charity. I love that people donate their time to work at the food festivals. I love the ice tea in a carton that you can always find at the greek food festival in Oakland. It is kind of like visiting a real life my big fat greek wedding. And last year I even met a friend of a friend who met her husband volunteering at greek food festival. So if you are one of the few singles … [Read more...]

Young PA

Who says young people don't stay in Pittsburgh.  This weekend Pittsburgh is hosting imPAct - PA statewide conference for young professionals.  This Friday, Saturday and Sunday you and meet with other Young Professionals from all across PA and learn about some great things for your career and your community.  The imPAct conference has a great line up of break out sessions and speakers.  Here are a few of the speakers I have had the opportunity to talk with and I know they will have … [Read more...]