More Tale of Two Cities Showings and other movies filmed in Pittsburgh

The premier of the Pittsburgh Documentary My Tale of Two Cities (see my original post on the documentary here) was such a success that they have added more showings.  From the film's website... Due to popular demand, “My Tale of Two Cities” will play at the Penn Hills Cinema starting Monday, December 1, running through Saturday, December 6, at 7:15 p.m. (76 Federal Drive Penn Hills Shopping Mall 412.243.1831; they are closed on Wednesday). On Monday, filmmaker Carl Kurlander will be there to … [Read more...]

Iheart PGH readers, Blogging and Unwrapping Holiday Shopping at the Union Project on Saturday

Image by artnoose via FlickrJust a reminder that tomorrow, Saturday Nov. 22, 2008 is Unwrapped at the Union Project. Unwrapped is the Union Project's Annual Fundraiser Holiday Party . I have been helping out with the event and I helped to set up a blog to show off some of the amazing silent and live auction items for the event. Check out the snazzy website at UnionProjectUnwrapped.com. I also wanted to post a follow up on this event because I wanted to say thank you to the IheartPGH readers … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – November 20th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Talkin' Turkey - Buy Fresh Buy Local - a listing of places to buy local turkeys for turkey day Light Up Night at Franktuary - don't forget to stop by Frankturary during Light Up Night Pop City - Get Unwrapped at the Union Project - Check out this great write up on the Union Project's fundraiser in Pop City Media! Hope to see you there on Saturday! Click here to see more links we like. … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Alert: Big Burrito Gift Card Sale

I heart PGH Holiday Gift Guide - Click here to learn more about loving PGH by shopping PGH.  Click here to see more holiday gift suggestions. This is the first official post in the IheartPGH holiday gift guide, and this is one of the best gift deals in town.  Each year the folks at Big Burrito serve up a great reason to give Big Burrito Bucks - good at any of their establishments - Mad Mex, Casbah, Eleven, Kaya, Soba and Umi.  When you purchase your gift cards between November 17, 2008 and … [Read more...]

Documentaries, Storytelling and Pittsburgh – My Tale of "My Tale of Two Cities"

We have been patiently waiting for the premier of this movie - My Tale of Two Cities, a documentary about Pittsburgh which has been in the works for a few years now. Back in 2006 we posted the invite to come join in a neighborhood sing along of "Its a beautiful day in the neighborhood." The film is complete and the screening is November 28, 2008 at the Byham Theater. You can read more about the film at MyTaleOfTwoCities.com. We started IheartPGH after meeting people who didn't grow up here … [Read more...]