Radio Round Up – February 26, 2010


Most Friday's at 6:45am we get to give a little update on things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend on the WDVE morning show. Here is a run down of what we talked about this week... History UnCorked Fundraiser at Heinz History Center Friday, February 26, 6:30-10:30pm Heinz History Center Snowball Fight Saturday, February 27 - Noon, Flagstaff Hill Brought to you by the folks who organized Santarchy Wear a silly hat … [Read more...]

What Do Phipps Conservatory and Troy Polamalu Have In Common?


If  you guessed orchids you are correct.   This is the last week for the orchid show at Phipps Conservatory in Oakland.  You can stop by Phipps Conservatory to check out the orchids and learn more about one of Troy Polamalu's hobbies.  While you are there you can enter to win a football signed by Troy Polamalu too. … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – February 24th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Franktuary is going green with the help of their CORO Fellows! - Our favorite local hot dog shop has been working hard on their sustainability practices - read what they have been up to and check out some of the other great posts about local food on their brand new website. Call for Artists: Poster Contest - Three Rivers Arts Festival - Pittsburgh, PA - A division of The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust - The Three Rivers Arts Festival … [Read more...]

Prime Stage Theater Brings Tuesday's With Morrie to The New Hazlett Theater


Image by naturalkinds via Flickr The New Hazlett Theater:  The New Hazlett Theater is located on the North Side next to the Children's Museum used to be home to the Pittsburgh Public Theater.  I remember some field trips to the Public Theater when it was located on the North Side - I am pretty sure we went to see "I Do! I Do!" and "Dancing at Lughnasa".   I  reviewed the Public Theaters Production history to double check this and I have no idea why someone would take a class of middle school … [Read more...]