Links Worth a Look – June 29th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Women and Girls Foundation Visits the White House - eight young women from the Women and Girls Foundation’s Regional Change Agents and GirlGov were invited to visit the White House last week for an event on mentoring. They were able to meet president Obama and attend a luncheon at the White House. Congrats to the Women and Girls Foundation! P-Rogues - Pierogi Greeting Cards available at Urban Gypsy (from Blogski) - … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – June 25th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Pittsburgh Magazine's List of Cheap Eats - Pittsburgh Magazine has put together a big, big list of cheap - or cheaper places to eat in the burgh. Some of our favorites are on this list - you really can't beat a sandwich from the Pretzel shop. Yes, the list does start with a burger at Eleven - not a place that you would think for a cheap eats list - but keep reading for some other great dining deals in Pittsburgh. An old … [Read more...]

Summer Means Moving the Music into the Streets – Radio Round Up, June 25, 2010


Image by zyphbear via Flickr Here is the list of things we discussed on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend picks most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Oakmont Greek Food Festival Holy Dormition in Oakmont Friday, Saturday and Sunday Steeltown Stock Poster Party Posters - Pittsburgh Style - posters printed in and inspired by Pittsburgh curated by Steeltown Anthem Closing party - Friday, June 25 @C SPACE Collective, 4823 Penn Avenue Lots of affordable posters for sale … [Read more...]

The Shadow Lounge Turns 10! Taking the Celebration to the Streets!


One of the places where you can always find something happening in Pittsburgh is the Shadow Lounge.  Located at the corner of Baum Blvd and Highland Ave in East Liberty - what started as a little coffee house has done big things for East Liberty and Pittsburgh. Before Whole Foods, before the yoga studio, before Pizza Sola, before Paris 66 - the Shadow Lounge opened its doors as a place where people can come to meet, listen to live music - from local musicians to national acts and dance to some … [Read more...]

Shop Lawrenceville This Sat – Streets Sale, Handmade Love and Flea Markets


Image by equita via Flickr Lots of fun shopping in the Lawrenceville area this Saturday! First up - make a stop at this big bad garage sale extraordinaire - just got the details from this Friend of IheartPGH (FoI<3PGH) - stop by and pick up some neat stuff. Big Multi Stop Garage Sale - Fisk, Main and 40th Streets Saturday, June 26, 2010 - 9am-1pm (rain or shine) PUT ON THOSE WALKING SHOES, CRACK IN TO YOUR COOKIE JAR AND COME ON OVER TO LAWRENCEVILLE FOR THIS HUGE STREET SALE!!! GET … [Read more...]