Radio Round Up – May 29, 2009 – Cakes, Museums and Bikes


Image by pghmtb via Flickr Real Geeks Ride Meet Carlos and Joe who are on a cross country bike ride to encourage more people to ride their bike to work Friday, May 29 - 2:30pm @Pittsburgh Technology Council Offices on 2nd Avenue Happy 50th Birthday to the Westmoreland Museum of Art On Friday - stop by for free cake from the famous Charm City Cakes (aka Food Network's Ace of Cakes) On Sunday - free family fun activities Beyond Bikes Celebration Saturday, May 30 Noon-3, @The … [Read more...]

Meet the Real Geeks Who Ride Bikes on Friday


Back in February I read this blog post on The Blog Herald about 2 guys who were planning a bike ride across the country to encourage more geeks to ride bikes to work.  When I looked at the map and saw they weren't planning a stop in a geek friendly, bike friendly city like Pittsburgh - I sent Joe and Carlos an email about making a stop in Pittsburgh.     Last week Joe and Carlos started their bike ride and tomorrow, May 28 they will be making a stop here in Pittsburgh.  They have been … [Read more...]

May 30, 2009 – Free Family Bike Fun and the Major Taylor Cycling Club


Image via Wikipedia Saturday,  May 30 is Beyond Bikes Day - a family friendly bicycle celenbration for beginners - I wan't to make sure to point out that this is beginner friendly - I know we have posted lots of bike information but I am a bike begginner myself and I know that it can be intimidating.   Beyond Bikes Day is organized by Venture Outdoors and the Major Taylor Cycling Club The event will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Kingsley Association Community Center at 6435 Frankstown … [Read more...]

Radio Round Up – May 22, 2009


Image by whatnot via Flickr Mt. Washington Artists Marketplace This Sat and every Saturday through the summer Artist market, live music and more Shilo Street in Mt. Washington Golf for the Non-Golfer... Putt for the Gut Family Mini-Golf Tournament to benefit the Chrones and Colitis Foundation of America Saturday, May 23, 2009 Cool Springs Golf and Recreation Center in Bethel Park Pittsburgh Flying Disc Society - aka Frisbee Golf Western PA has 8 disc golf courses Weekly … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – May 21st

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: the “other” Hank’s in New Brighton | Dave and Dave’s Excellent Blog - For all of the Glen's Frozen Custard Fans out there - here is another custard shop. Check out the Daves blog for a video clip too. Only In Pittsburgh » Blog Archive » Mary Mondays! - Great picture from Big Jim's in the Run - Steelers Flag and Virgin Mary. Pittsburgh's Kobold reaches Mt. Everest summit - Michael … [Read more...]